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crisping-pin

crisping-pin in the Bible

(Isa. 3:22; R.V., "satchel"), some kind of female ornament, probably like the modern reticule. The Hebrew word _harit_ properly signifies pouch or casket or purse. It is rendered "bag" in 2 Kings 5:23.

Easton's 1897 Bible Dictionary
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  • A neglect of beauty becomes men, Theseus bore off the daughter of Minos, though his temples were bedecked by no crisping-pin.

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