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armorbearer

[ahr-mer-bair-er] /ˈɑr mərˌbɛər ər/
noun
1.
a male attendant bearing the armor or arms of a warrior or knight.
Origin of armorbearer
1605-1615
1605-15; armor + bearer
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  • And his armorbearer said to him, "Do all that is in thine heart: turn thee, behold I am with thee according to thy wish."

    The Bible Story Rev. Newton Marshall Hall
  • And that first slaughter, which Jonathan and his armorbearer made, was about twenty men, within an acre of land.

    The Bible Story Rev. Newton Marshall Hall
  • And the men of the garrison answered Jonathan and his armorbearer, and said, "Come up to us, and we will show you something."

    The Bible Story Rev. Newton Marshall Hall
  • And when his armorbearer saw that Saul was dead, he likewise fell upon his sword, and died with him.

    The Bible Story Rev. Newton Marshall Hall
  • And when they had numbered, behold, Jonathan and his armorbearer were not there.

    The Bible Story Rev. Newton Marshall Hall
  • And his armorbearer said unto him, "Do all that is in thine heart: turn thee, behold I am with thee according to thy heart."

    Heroes of Israel Theodore Gerald Soares
  • And that first slaughter, which Jonathan and his armorbearer made, was about twenty men, within as it were half an acre of land.

    Heroes of Israel Theodore Gerald Soares
  • And the men of the garrison answered Jonathan and his armorbearer, and said, "Come up to us, and we will show you a thing."

    Heroes of Israel Theodore Gerald Soares
  • The knights in Europe used to have their squires: Jonathan had his armorbearer.

    Heroes of Israel Theodore Gerald Soares

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