Easton's Bible Dictionary: M. G. Easton, M.A., D.D.
An enclosure for flocks to rest together (
). Sheep-folds are mentioned
Num. 32:16, 24, 36; 2 Sam. 7:8; Zeph. 2:6; Jn. 10:1
, etc. It was prophesied of the cities of Ammon (
), Aroer (
), and Judaea, that they would be folds or couching-places for flocks. "Among the pots," of the Authorized Version (
), is rightly in the Revised Version, "among the sheepfolds."
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