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Dictionary of Bible Themes – 5131 belt
5131 belt

5131 belt

An item of clothing, worn round the waist, used for gathering clothes and holding weapons or money.

The belt as an item of clothing

1Ki 18:46 See also 2Sa 20:8; 1Ki 2:5; 2Ki 4:29; 2Ki 9:1; Ps 109:19; Isa 5:27; Jer 13:1-11; Da 10:5; Mt 10:9 pp Mk 6:8; Ac 21:11

Part of the battledress of a warrior

1Sa 18:4 See also 2Sa 18:11; Eze 23:15

A leather belt was a sign of rough living

2Ki 1:8 See also Mt 3:4 pp Mk 1:6

The belt symbolises truth and righteousness

Isa 11:5; Eph 6:14

See also

5144cloak
5145clothing
5177robes
5612weapons
8154righteousness
8486spiritual warfare, armour

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