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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

The arch of the sky. the sky or heaven.

Usage examples (28)
  • Knowledge, in truth, is the great sun in the firmament.
  • I have said what the word firmament in Scripture means.
  • Scripture constantly makes use of the word firmament to express extraordinary strength.
  • But the firmament is firm, and answers to its name, when those who seem to prop it are gone. for more
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