In Exodus 35:22 and Numbers 31:50, this probably refers to a string of beads worn round the neck.
In Isaiah 3:20, the Hebrew word means a perfume-box, as it is rendered in the Revised King James Version.
- EBLA TABLETS—In what ways have the discoveries of archaeology verified the reliability of the Bible?
- Nimrod and the Gilgamesh Epic on clay tablets
- Assyrian clay tablets at Nineveh