Bible Dictionary
(A) (B) (C) (D) (E) (F) (G) (H) (I) (J) (K) (L) (M) (N) (O) (P) (Q) (R) (S) (T) (U) (V) (W) (X) (Y) (Z)

The Definition of the word Apron


Found in the Authorized Version in Gen. 3:7, of the bands of "fig-leaves made by our first parents. In Acts 19:12, it denotes" the belt or half-girdle worn by artisans and servants round the waist for the purpose of preserving the clothing from injury. In "marg. of Authorized Version, Ruth 3:15, correctly rendered" "instead of "vail." (R.V., "mantle.")"

The Old Testament

The New Testament