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Easton's Bible Dictionary
The sheath for arrows. The Hebrew word (aspah) thus commonly rendered is found in Job 39:23
; Psalm 127:5
; Isaiah 22:6
; Jeremiah 5:16
; Lamentations 3:13
. In Genesis 27:3
this word is the rendering of the Hebrew Teli
, which is supposed rather to mean a suspended weapon, literally "that which hangs from one", i.e., is suspended from the shoulder or girdle.
These dictionary topics are from M.G. Easton M.A., D.D., Illustrated Bible Dictionary, Third Edition, published by Thomas Nelson, 1897. Public Domain.
Easton, Matthew George. Entry for 'Quiver'. Easton's Bible Dictionary. https://www.studylight.org/dictionaries/eng/ebd/q/quiver.html. 1897.