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People's Dictionary of the Bible

Urim

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Urim (û'rim), and Thummim (thŭm'-mim), light and perfection. Denote some part of the high priest's apparel. When Aaron was arrayed, Moses himself put the Urim and Thummin into the breastplate. Exodus 28:13-30; Leviticus 8:8. Nowhere in Scripture are the Urim and Thummim described, and we do not know what they really were.

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Rice, Edwin Wilbur, DD. Entry for 'Urim'. People's Dictionary of the Bible. https://www.studylight.org/dictionaries/eng/rpd/u/urim.html. 1893.

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