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WEEK

wek (shebhua`, from shebha`, "seven"; sabbaton-ta, "from sabbath to sabbath"): The seven-day division of time common to the Hebrews and Babylonians (Gen 29:27,28; Lk 18:12). See ASTRONOMY; TIME. "Week" is used in the apocalyptic writings of Daniel for an unknown, prophetic period (Dan 9:24-27). For the names of the days see ASTROLOGY, 12.
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Orr, James, M.A., D.D. General Editor. "Definition for 'week'". "International Standard Bible Encyclopedia". bible-history.com - ISBE; 1915.

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