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Bible Dictionaries

Easton's Bible Dictionary

Reins

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The kidneys, the supposed seat of the desires and affections; used metaphorically for "heart." The "reins" and the "heart" are often mentioned together, as denoting the whole moral constitution of man (Psalm 7:9; 16:7; 26:2; 139:13; Jeremiah 17:10 , etc.).

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These dictionary topics are from M.G. Easton M.A., D.D., Illustrated Bible Dictionary, Third Edition, published by Thomas Nelson, 1897. Public Domain.

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Easton, Matthew George. Entry for 'Reins'. Easton's Bible Dictionary. https://www.studylight.org/dictionaries/eng/ebd/r/reins.html. 1897.

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