2 Samuel 18:11

And Joab said unto the man that told him, And, behold, you saw him, and why did you not strike him there to the ground? and I would have given you ten shekels of silver, and a belt.
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George Leo Haydock

AD 1849
Silver, somewhat above a guinea: sicles are not expressed in Hebrew. (Haydock) Belt, the richest part of armour. Jonathan and Ajax made presents of their belts to David and Hector, 1 Kings xviii. 4. (Homer, Iliad H.) See Job xiii. 18. The Romans wore very splendid belts. Balteus et notis fulserunt cingula bullis. (Claud., Proserp. ii.)
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Knowing this first, that no prophecy of the scripture is of any private interpretation - 2 Peter 1:20

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