A cloth ensign used for identification of a group (Isa 33:23; Ezek 27:7) or as a rallying point (Isa 5:26; Isa 11:10; Isa 13:2; hence its use for tribal standards in (Num 2:2). Most often used by an army (see Song 6:4, Song 6:10), banners are sometimes mentioned symbolically (Exod 17:15; Song 2:4).

Isa 33:23

23Your rigging hangs loose;
it cannot hold the mast firm in its place,
or keep the sail spread out.

Then prey and spoil in abundance will be divided;
even the ... View more

Ezek 27:7

7Of fine embroidered linen from Egypt
was your sail,
serving as your ensign;
blue and purple from the coasts of Elishah
was your awning.

Isa 5:26

26He will raise a signal for a nation far away,
and whistle for a people at the ends of the earth;
Here they come, swiftly, speedily!

Isa 11:10

Return of the Remnant of Israel and Judah
10On that day the root of Jesse shall stand as a signal to the peoples; the nations shall inquire of him, and his dwel ... View more

Isa 13:2

2On a bare hill raise a signal,
cry aloud to them;
wave the hand for them to enter
the gates of the nobles.

Num 2:2

2The Israelites shall camp each in their respective regiments, under ensigns by their ancestral houses; they shall camp facing the tent of meeting on every side ... View more

Song 6:4

The Bride's Matchless Beauty
4You are beautiful as Tirzah, my love,
comely as Jerusalem,
terrible as an army with banners.

Song 6:10

10“Who is this that looks forth like the dawn,
fair as the moon, bright as the sun,
terrible as an army with banners?”

Exod 17:15

15And Moses built an altar and called it, The Lord is my banner.

Song 2:4

4He brought me to the banqueting house,
and his intention toward me was love.

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