+ Probably, as Gesenius argues, the door-case of a door, including the lintel and side posts. The posts of the doors of the temple were of olive wood. (1 Kings 6:33) + A courier or carrier of messages, used among other places in (Job 9:25)

-A bearer of a message Job 9:25; Jer 51:31 -Of Hezekiah 2Ch 30:6,10 -Of Ahasuerus Es 3:13,15; 8:10,14

(1.) A runner, or courier, for the rapid transmission of letters, etc. (2 Chr. 30:6; Esther 3:13, 15; 8:10, 14; Job 9:25; Jer. 51:31). Such messengers were used from very early times. Those employed by the Hebrew kings had a military character (1 Sam. 22:17; 2 Kings 10:25, “guard,” marg. “runners”). The modern system of […]