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cov·e·nant
[kuhv-uh-nuhnt]
NOUN
1.
an agreement, usually formal, between two or more persons to do or not do something specified.
2.
Law. an incidental clause in such an agreement.
3.
Ecclesiastical. a solemn agreement between the members of a church to act together in harmony with the precepts of the gospel.
4.
VERB (USED WITHOUT OBJECT)
5.
to enter into a covenant.
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First, a covenant defined (or sometimes created) a relationship. This relationship might be between a king and his vassal ...

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The covenant meaning of binding or establishing an relationship between two parties is often mentioned in the Bible - both between people and God. Learn the  ...

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Covenant definition, an agreement, usually formal, between two or more persons to do or not do something specified. See more.

www.patheos.com/blogs/christiancrier/2014/05/22/what-is-a-covenant-a-bible-definition-of-covenant

May 22, 2014 ... A covenant is so important to believers because it is an agreement ratified by blood by a God Who cannot lie and never abandons what He ...

www.lionelwindsor.net/2010/01/26/whats-the-precise-meaning-of-the-word-covenant-in-the-old-testament

Jan 26, 2010 ... The word “covenant” in the Old Testament has a precise and consistent meaning. It doesn't just mean 'relationship', as is commonly assumed ...

www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/covenant

Define covenant: a formal and serious agreement or promise — covenant in a sentence.

www.lds.org/topics/covenant

A covenant is a sacred agreement between God and a person or group of people . ... Bible Dictionary, "Covenant" · Guide to the Scriptures, "Covenant" · Guide to ...

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May 1, 2014 ... Scholars have defined covenant—translated from the Hebrew berith and the Greek diathēke—in various ways, and the context in which the ...

www.biblegateway.com/resources/dictionaries/dict_meaning.php?source=1&wid=T0000916

In the Old Testament the Hebrew word _berith_ is always thus translated. _Berith_ is derived from a root which means "to cut," and hence a covenant is a " cutting ...