- Included in Eastons: No
- Included in Hitchcocks: No
- Included in Naves: No
- Included in Smiths: No
- Included in Websters: Yes
- Included in Strongs: Yes
- Included in Thayers: No
- Included in BDB: Yes
2. A support for the head:
Jesus sleeps on
PIL'LOW, noun [Latin pulvinar; from Latin pilus, hair, or from stuffing.]
1. A long cushion to support the head of a person when reposing on a bed; a sack or case filled with feathers, down or other soft material.
2. In a ship, the block on which the inner end of a bowsprit is supported.
The pillow of a plow, is a cross piece of wood which serves to raise or lower the beam.
PIL'LOW, verb transitive To rest or lay on for support.
PIL'LOW-CASE, noun The case or sack of a pillow which contains the feathers. pillow-bier is the pillow-bearer.
PIL'LOWED, participle passive or adjective Supported by a pillow.
PIL'LOWING, participle present tense Resting or laying on a pillow.