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  • Included in Naves: No
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  • Included in Strongs: Yes
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Strongs Concordance:

Webster's 1828 Dictionary

GOLDEN, adjective goldn. Made of gold; consisting of gold.

1. Bright; shining; splendid; as the golden sun.

Reclining soft on many a golden cloud.

2. Yellow; of a gold color; as a golden harvest; golden fruit.

3. Excellent; most valuable; as the golden rule.

4. Happy; pure; as the golden age, the age of simplicity and purity of manners.

5. Preeminently favorable or auspicious.

Let not slip the golden opportunity.

GOLDEN number, in chronology, a number showing the year of the moon's cycle.

GOLDEN rule, in arithmetic, the rule of three or rule of proportion.

Naves Topical Index
Golden Altar

See Altar

Easton's Bible Dictionary
Golden Calf

(Exodus 32:4, 8; Deuteronomy 9:16; Nehemiah 9:18). This was a molten image of a calf which the idolatrous Israelites formed at Sinai. This symbol was borrowed from the custom of the Egyptians. It was destroyed at the command of Moses (Exodus 32:20). (See AARON; MOSES.)

Naves Topical Index
Golden Candlestick

See Candlestick

Naves Topical Index
Golden Rule

Webster's 1828 Dictionary

GOLDEN-CUPS, noun A plant, the Ranunculus.

Webster's 1828 Dictionary

GOLDENFISH, noun A fish of the genus Cyprinus, of the size of a pilchard, so named from its bright color. These fishes are bred by the Chinese, in small ponds, in basons or porcelain vessels, and kept for ornament.

Webster's 1828 Dictionary

GOLDEN-LUNGWORT, noun A plant of the genus Hieracium.

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GOLDENLY, adverb Splendidly; delightfully. [Not used.]

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GOLDEN'MAIDENHAIR, noun A plant of the genus Polytrichum.

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GOLDEN-MOUSEEAR, noun A plant of the genus Hieracium.

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GOLDENROD, noun A plant, the Solidago.

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GOLDENROD-TREE, noun A plant, the Bosea.

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GOLDEN-SAM'PHIRE, noun A plant, the Inula crithmifolia.

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GOLDEN-SAX'IFRAGE, noun A plant, the Chrysosplenium.

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GOLDEN-THISTLE, noun A plant of the genus Scolymus.