A rectangle with sides of equal length. 1 A shape required for many of the appurtenances of the Temple described in Exodus (e.g., Exod 27:1; Exod 28:16) and Ezekiel (e.g., Ezek 43:16-17). 2 A level area near the city gate in ancient cities used for various public assemblies (2Sam 21:12; Job 28:7).

Exod 27:1

The Altar of Burnt Offering
1You shall make the altar of acacia wood, five cubits long and five cubits wide; the altar shall be square, and it shall be three cu ... View more

Exod 28:16

16It shall be square and doubled, a span in length and a span in width.

Ezek 43:16-17

16The altar hearth shall be square, twelve cubits long by twelve wide.17The ledge also shall be square, fourteen cubits long by fourteen wide, with a rim around ... View more

2Sam 21:12

12David went and took the bones of Saul and the bones of his son Jonathan from the people of Jabesh-gilead, who had stolen them from the public square of Beth-s ... View more

Job 28:7

7“That path no bird of prey knows,
and the falcon's eye has not seen it.

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