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Bible Usage:


  • Included in Eastons: Yes
  • Included in Hitchcocks: No
  • Included in Naves: No
  • Included in Smiths: Yes
  • Included in Websters: Yes
  • Included in Strongs: Yes
  • Included in Thayers: No
  • Included in BDB: Yes

Strongs Concordance:


Easton's Bible Dictionary

(Heb. peh), means in Job 30:18 the mouth or opening of the garment that closes round the neck in the same way as a tunic (Exodus 39:23). The "collars" (Heb. netiphoth) among the spoils of the Midianites (Judges 8:26; R.V., "pendants") were ear-drops. The same Hebrew word is rendered "chains" in Isaiah 3:19.

Smith's Bible Dictionary

For the proper sense of this term, as it occurs in (Judges 8:26) see EARRINGS.

Webster's 1828 Dictionary

COLLAR, noun

1. Something worn round the neck, as a ring of metal, or a chain. The knights of several orders wear a chain of gold, enameled, and sometimes set with ciphers or other devices, to which the badge of the order is appended.

2. The part of a garment which surrounds the neck. Job 30:18.

3. A part of a harness for the neck of a horse or other beast, used in draught.

4. Among seamen, the upper part of a stay; also, a rope in form of a wreath to which a stay is confined.

To slip the collar is to escape or get free; to disentangle ones self from difficulty, labor, or engagement.

A collar of brawn, is the quantity bound up in one parcel.

COLLAR, verb transitive

1. To seize by the collar

2. To put a collar on.

To collar beef or other meat, is to roll it up and bind it close with a string.

Webster's 1828 Dictionary

COLLARAGE, noun A tax or fine laid for the collars of wine-drawing horses.

Webster's 1828 Dictionary

COLLAR-BONE, noun The clavicle.

Webster's 1828 Dictionary

COLLARED, participle passive

1. Seized by the collar.

2. Having a collar on the neck.