Nitre in the Bible

A chemical, (soda, R. V., margin)

  • Proverbs 25:20 As he that taketh away a garment in cold weather, and as vinegar upon nitre, so is he that singeth songs to an heavy heart.

Bible Encyclopedia for NITRE.

(Lye, R. V.)

  • Jeremiah 2:22 For though thou wash thee with nitre, and take thee much soap, yet thine iniquity is marked before me, saith the Lord GOD.

See also McClintock and Strong Cyclopedia for Nitre.

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