- suppliants used once.
- Bible Reference: Zephaniah 3:10
- Included in Eastons: No
- Included in Hitchcocks: No
- Included in Naves: No
- Included in Smiths: No
- Included in Websters: Yes
- Included in Strongs: Yes
- Included in Thayers: No
- Included in BDB: Yes
- H6282 Used 1 time
SUP'PLIANT, adjective [Latin supplico, to supplicate; sub and plico, to fold. See Comply and Apply.]
1. Entreating; beseeching; supplicating; asking earnestly and submissively.
The rich grow suppliant and the poor grow proud.
2. Manifesting entreaty; expressive of humble supplication.
To bow and sue for grace with suppliant knee.
SUP'PLIANT, noun A humble petitioner; one who entreats submissively.
Spare this life, and hear thy suppliant's pray'r.
SUP'PLIANTLY, adverb In a suppliant or submissive manner.