• A period of time consisting of seven days.

    Leviticus 23:15-16 And ye shall count unto you from the morrow after the sabbath, from the day that ye brought the sheaf of the wave offering; seven sabbaths shall be complete: 16 Even unto the morrow after the seventh sabbath shall ye number fifty days; and ye shall offer a new meat offering unto the LORD.

  • A space of seven years sometimes so called.

    Genesis 29:27-28 Fulfil her week, and we will give thee this also for the service which thou shalt serve with me yet seven other years. 28 And Jacob did so, and fulfilled her week: and he gave him Rachel his daughter to wife also.

  • Origin of computing time by.

    Genesis 2:2 And on the seventh day God ended his work which he had made; and he rested on the seventh day from all his work which he had made.

  • week (KJV Dictionary)

  • The feast of pentecost called the feast of weeks.

    Exodus 34:22 And thou shalt observe the feast of weeks, of the firstfruits of wheat harvest, and the feast of ingathering at the year's end.

    Acts 2:1 And when the day of Pentecost was fully come, they were all with one accord in one place.

See WEEK in the International Standard Bible Encyclopedia.

See Week in McClintock and Strong.

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