Eastons Bible Dictionary

Return to Easton's Main Index
Previous topic (Lines)

Lintel

 

Lintel -
(1.) Heb. mashkoph, a projecting cover (Ex. 12:22, 23; ver. 7, "upper door post," but R.V. "lintel"); the head-piece of a door, which the Israelites were commanded to mark with the blood of the paschal lamb.


(2.) Heb. kaphtar. Amos 9:1; Zeph. 2:14 (R.V. correctly "chapiters," as in A.V. marg.).

Next Topic (Lions)

 

 


Contact us at
or, write us at P. O. Box 822 Warsaw, Mo 65355
*Privacy Policy*
The operators of this site neither collect nor use any information from site visitors.