An instrument of war; a light spear. "Fiery darts" (Eph. 6:16) are so called in allusion to the habit of discharging darts from the bow while they are on fire or armed with some combustible material. Arrows are compared to lightning (Deut. 32:23, 42; Ps. 7:13; 120:4).

Easton's Bible Dictionary. . 1897.

Игры ⚽ Нужна курсовая?

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Dart — (d[aum]rt), n. [OF. dart, of German origin; cf. OHG. tart javelin, dart, AS. dara[eth], daro[eth], Sw. dart dagger, Icel. darra[eth]r dart.] 1. A pointed missile weapon, intended to be thrown by the hand; a short lance; a javelin; hence, any… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • dart — dart; dart·er; dart·ford; dart·ian; dart·ing; dart·man; dart·moor; in·dart; dart·ing·ly; dart·ing·ness; jed·dart; …   English syllables

  • DART — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. {{{image}}}   Sigles d une seule lettre   Sigles de deux lettres   Sigles de trois lettres …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Dart — Dart, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Darted}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Darting}.] 1. To throw with a sudden effort or thrust, as a dart or other missile weapon; to hurl or launch. [1913 Webster] 2. To throw suddenly or rapidly; to send forth; to emit; to shoot; as …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • DART — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda DART es una sigla que puede estar haciendo referencia a: Dallas Area Rapid Transit Dublin Area Rapid Transit Rolls Royce Dart, un motor turbohélice británico. Demonstration for Autonomous Rendezvous Technology, un… …   Wikipedia Español

  • Dart — Dart, v. i. 1. To fly or pass swiftly, as a dart. [1913 Webster] 2. To start and run with velocity; to shoot rapidly along; as, the deer darted from the thicket. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • dart — [därt] n. [ME < OFr < Frank * darod (akin to OE daroth), spear] 1. a small, pointed missile, usually with the rear end feathered, used as for throwing at a target in games or for shooting from a blowgun 2. anything resembling this 3. a… …   English World dictionary

  • DART — (англ. Dublin Area Rapid Transit)  железнодорожная сеть пригородно городского сообщения в агломерации Большого Дублина (Ирландия). Действует с 1984 года.   …   Википедия

  • dart — sb., i sms. dart , fx dartskive, dartspil …   Dansk ordbog

  • dart — index race Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • dart — vb *fly, scud, skim, float, shoot, sail Analogous words: *speed, precipitate, hasten, hurry …   New Dictionary of Synonyms

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”