5236 bow and arrow
A weapon used for hunting and in warfare. In the Scriptures the tongue is likened to a bow and unfaithful Israel to a faulty bow. The bow is also symbolic of military power.
The bow and arrow used for hunting
The bow and arrow used in warfare
Ge 48:22; 1Ki 22:34 pp 2Ch 18:33 See also Jos 24:12; 1Sa 2:4; 1Sa 18:4; 2Sa 1:22; 2Sa 22:35 pp Ps 18:34; 2Ki 9:24; 2Ch 14:8 Asa’s army; 2Ch 26:14; Ne 4:13,16; Isa 5:28; Isa 13:18; Jer 6:23; Jer 50:14,29
The tongue likened to a bow
Unfaithful Israel likened to a faulty bow
The bow as a symbol of power and strength