- any offering made to procure peace.
- a sacrificial offering made in order to assure communion with God. Ex. 20:24; Lev. 7:11–18.
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Historical Examples of peace offering
He even sent the sword of the Prince Imperial as a peace-offering.South Africa and the Transvaal War, Vol. 1 (of 6)
He was not to be sacrificed as a peace-offering to revengeful Rome.The Rise of the Dutch Republic, Volume I.(of III) 1555-66
John Lothrop Motley
And there is worse to tell: Beloved, they purpose to give me up as a peace-offering to Ithobal.Elissa
H. Rider Haggard
We can now perceive the teaching of the peace-offering for Israel.The Expositor's Bible: The Book of Leviticus
S H Kellogg
We are bringing him a peace-offering of fruits of the earth, Jack.The Pillar of Light
- something given to an adversary in the hope of procuring or maintaining peace
- Judaism a sacrificial meal shared between the offerer and Jehovah to intensify the union between them