Razor in the Bible
Nazarite forbidden to use
- Numbers 6:5 All the days of the vow of his separation there shall no rasor come upon his head: until the days be fulfilled, in the which he separateth himself unto the LORD, he shall be holy, and shall let the locks of the hair of his head grow.
⇒Bible Encyclopedia for RAZOR.
- Psalm 52:2 Thy tongue deviseth mischiefs; like a sharp rasor, working deceitfully.
- Isaiah 7:20 In the same day shall the Lord shave with a rasor that is hired, namely, by them beyond the river, by the king of Assyria, the head, and the hair of the feet: and it shall also consume the beard.
- Ezekiel 5:1 And thou, son of man, take thee a sharp knife, take thee a barber's rasor, and cause it to pass upon thine head and upon thy beard: then take thee balances to weigh, and divide the hair.
⇒See also McClintock and Strong Cyclopedia for Razor.