2 Samuel 23:11

And after him was Shammah the son of Agee the Hararite. And the Philistines were gathered together into a troop, where was a piece of ground full of lentils: and the people fled from the Philistines.
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George Leo Haydock

AD 1849
Troop. Hebrew Lachaya, has been much controverted: but it appears to be the name of Lechi, or Lehi, "the jaw-bone "(Josephus and Septuagint Complut.) so memorable for the exploit of Samson. (Bo chart, Anim. p. 1. B. ii. 15.) Vulgate literally, in statione, "in a station. "Some copies of the Septuagint, "against wild beasts ""To hunt wild beasts "Syriac and Arabic. But it is most probably the name of a place. (Calmet) Lentils. (1 Paralipomenon) Barley seems more correct, as the field could not be full of both at the same time; (Haydock) and barley is of more general utility. (Kennicott) Yet some would assert, that there was barley in one part and lentils in the other. (Buxtorf)

Knowing this first, that no prophecy of the scripture is of any private interpretation - 2 Peter 1:20

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