|Noah Webster's Dictionary|
1. (n.) Restraint within limits; imprisonment; a restraint of liberty; seclusion.
2. (n.) Restraint within doors by sickness, esp. that caused by childbirth; lying-in.
Confinement (6 Occurrences)
Genesis 40:3 He put them in custody in the house of the captain of the guard, into the prison, the place where Joseph was bound. (See NAS)
Genesis 40:4 And the captain of the guard charged Joseph to be with them, and he ministered unto them; and they continued a season in ward. (See NAS)
Genesis 40:7 He asked Pharaoh's officers who were with him in custody in his master's house, saying, "Why do you look so sad today?" (See NAS)
Genesis 41:10 Pharaoh was angry with his servants, and put me in custody in the house of the captain of the guard, me and the chief baker. (See NAS)
2 Samuel 20:3 And David came to his house at Jerusalem; and the king took the ten women, concubines, whom he had left to keep the house, and put them in a house of confinement and maintained them, but did not go in to them. So they were shut up unto the day of their death, living in widowhood. (DBY NIV)
Jeremiah 37:15 And the princes were wroth with Jeremiah, and smote him, and put him in the place of confinement in the house of Jonathan the scribe: for they had made that the prison. (DBY)