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People's Dictionary of the Bible

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Padan-Aram Palestine Palm Palm Tree
Palmer-Worm Palsy Pamphylia
Pannag Paphos Parable
Paran Parthians Pas-Dammim
Passover Pastors Patara
Pathros Patmos Paul
Pekah Pekahiah Pelican
Peniel Penny Pentecost
Peor Pergamos Perizzites
Persia Peter Pharaoh
Pharisees Pharpar Phenice
Philadelphia Philemon Philip
Philippi Philippians Philistia
Phinehas Phrygia Phut
Phylactery Pilate Pisgah
Pisidia Pit Pithom
Plagues of Egypt Plough Poetry
Pomegranate Pontus Potiphar
Pottage Potter Prayer
Prevent Priest Prophecy
Propitiation Proselyte Proverbs Book Of
Psalms the Book Of Publican Pul
Pulse Purple Purse
Puteoli Pygarg
Edwin Wilbur Rice
Edwin Wilbur Rice

Welcome to the 'People's Dictionary of the Bible', one of the dictionary resources FREELY available on!

Containing 1,511 entries cross-referenced and cross-linked to other resources on, this resource can be classified as a required reference book for any good study library.

With more than 1,500 subjects and proper names defined and analyzed, this dictionary, authored by Dr. Edwin Rice, will provide unique insites into the Bible as it has since its introduction in 1893

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