A laying up of surpluses for times of scarcity. It includes such facilities as store cities and storehouses and also refers to hoarding treasures. Figuratively the word is used of the accumulation of human sin and God’s consequent judgment.
Ge 41:56 See also 1Ki 4:7; 1Ki 7:51 pp 2Ch 5:1; 2Ki 14:14; 2Ki 18:15; 2Ki 24:13; 1Ch 26:15; 1Ch 27:25; 2Ch 8:15; 2Ch 16:2; 2Ch 31:10-11; 2Ch 32:27-28; Ezr 2:69; Est 3:9; Pr 24:4; Mal 3:10; Mk 12:41-44 pp Lk 21:1-4
The contents of storehouses
Roofs and watchtowers provided storage space
Warnings against storing up selfishly or thoughtlessly
Storing up treasure in heaven
Storing up sin and judgment
God’s judgment is stored up