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TORCH

torch (lappidh; lampas; in the King James Version this word occurs only 4 times (Nah 2:3,4 (Hebrew 4,5); Zec 12:6; Jn 18:3). In the Revised Version (British and American) it is found 10 times (Gen 15:17; Jdg 7:16,20; Job 41:19 (Hebrew 11); Ezek 1:13; Dan 10:6; Nah 2:4 (Hebrew 5); Zec 12:6; Jn 18:3; Rev 8:10)): A flambeau; a large portable light.
See LAMP; LANTERN.
Bibliography Information
Orr, James, M.A., D.D. General Editor. "Definition for 'TORCH'". "International Standard Bible Encyclopedia". bible-history.com - ISBE; 1915.

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