King James Bible

King James Version (KJV)

King James Bible KJV


"(Heb. beer), to be distinguished from a fountain (Heb. `ain). A" "beer was a deep shaft, bored far under the rocky surface by" "the art of man, which contained water which percolated through" the strata in its sides. Such wells were those of Jacob and "Beersheba, etc. (see Gen. 21:19, 25, 30, 31; 24:11; 26:15," "18-25, 32, etc.). In the Pentateuch this word beer, so rendered," occurs twenty-five times.

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Related Bible Dictionary Terms:
Dragon well    Jacobs Well