Weapons of the Bible

The sword of the spirit is the best weapon, and the Armor of God the best and only true defense but here are some weapons in the bible.

This was Slus’s on Yahoo Answers Findings BTW:

Some biblical weapons are:

חרב – pronounced kherev – sword. Mentioned over 100 times in the bible  Exodus 5 21.

חרב פיפיות – pronounced kherev pipiyot – two-edged sword – psalms 149 6.

רומח – pronounced romakh – lance. Mentioned twice in the bible, Book of Numbers 25 7, where it is strangely translated to “javelin”.

כידון – pronounced kidon – javelin – Job 41 29.

סיף – pronounced sayif – fencing sword. Mentioned 3 times in the Maimonides writings.

חנית – pronounced khanit – spear. Mentioned 13 times in the bible, for example 1 samuel 13 19.

Other Hebrew names for weapons:

אלה – pronounced alla – club.

דקר – pronounced deker – pick,

פגיון – pronounced pig’yon – dagger.

קשת – pronounced keshet – bow.

חץ – pronounced khets – arrow.

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