|1.||Compare basement an underground room, rooms, or storey of a building, usually used for storage|
|2.||a place where wine is stored|
|3.||a stock of bottled wines|
|4.||(tr) to store in a cellar|
|[C13: from Anglo-French, from Latin cellārium food store, from cella|
a subterranean vault (1 Chr. 27:28), a storehouse. The word is also used to denote the treasury of the temple (1 Kings 7:51) and of the king (14:26). The Hebrew word is rendered "garner" in Joel 1:17, and "armoury" in Jer. 50:25.