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        an enclosure for flocks to rest together (Isa. 13:20).
        Sheep-folds are mentioned Num. 32:16, 24, 36; 2 Sam. 7:8; Zeph.
        2:6; John 10:1, etc. It was prophesied of the cities of Ammon
        (Ezek. 25:5), Aroer (Isa. 17:2), and Judaea, that they would be
        folds or couching-places for flocks. "Among the pots," of the
        Authorized Version (Ps. 68:13), is rightly in the Revised
        Version, "among the sheepfolds."
Bibliography Information
Easton, Matthew George. M.A., D.D., "Biblical Meaning for 'Fold' Eastons Bible Dictionary".
bible-history.com - Eastons; 1897.

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