|Int. Standard Bible Encyclopedia|
kon-ste-la'-shuns (kecilim, literally, "Orions").
See ASTRONOMY, sec. II, 11.
CHERUBIC, FORMS IN THE CONSTELLATIONS
Constellations (4 Occurrences)
2 Kings 23:5 And he abolished the idolatrous priests, whom the kings of Judah had ordained to burn incense on the high places in the cities of Judah, and the environs of Jerusalem; and them that burned incense to Baal, to the sun, and to the moon, and to the constellations, and to all the host of heaven. (DBY JPS NAS RSV NIV)
Job 9:9 He makes the Bear, Orion, and the Pleiades, and the chambers of the south. (See NIV)
Job 38:32 Can you lead forth the constellations in their season? Or can you guide the Bear with her cubs? (WEB DBY NIV)
Isaiah 13:10 For the stars of the sky and its constellations will not give their light. The sun will be darkened in its going forth, and the moon will not cause its light to shine. (WEB KJV JPS ASV DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV NIV)