A short, pointed shaft. A pin is mentioned in (Judg 16:13-14), where it apparently designates the -hort, pointed stick used to beat up the weft in a loom. The same Hebrew word translated “pin” in these verses is elsewhere rendered “peg” (Exod 27:19; Ezek 15:3), and “trowel” (Deut 23:13).

Judg 16:13-14

13Then Delilah said to Samson, “Until now you have mocked me and told me lies; tell me how you could be bound.” He said to her, “If you weave the seven locks of ... View more

Exod 27:19

19All the utensils of the tabernacle for every use, and all its pegs and all the pegs of the court, shall be of bronze.

Ezek 15:3

3Is wood taken from it to make anything?
Does one take a peg from it on which to hang any object?

Deut 23:13

13With your utensils you shall have a trowel; when you relieve yourself outside, you shall dig a hole with it and then cover up your excrement.

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