|Noah Webster's Dictionary|
1. (n.) The sheath for the blade of a sword or dagger.
2. (v. t.) To put in a scabbard.
Int. Standard Bible Encyclopedia
See ARMOR, III, 5; WAR, 9.
Scabbard (6 Occurrences)
1 Samuel 17:51 Then David ran, and stood over the Philistine, and took his sword, and drew it out of its sheath, and killed him, and cut off his head therewith. When the Philistines saw that their champion was dead, they fled. (See NIV)
Jeremiah 47:6 You sword of Yahweh, how long will it be before you be quiet? Put up yourself into your scabbard; rest, and be still. (WEB KJV JPS ASV DBY WBS RSV NIV)
Ezekiel 21:3 and thou hast said unto the ground of Israel: Thus said Jehovah: Lo, I 'am' against thee, And have brought out My sword from its scabbard, And have cut off from thee righteous and wicked. (YLT NIV)
Ezekiel 21:4 Because that I have cut off from thee righteous and wicked, Therefore go out doth My sword from its scabbard, Unto all flesh, from south to north. (YLT)
Ezekiel 21:5 And known have all flesh that I, Jehovah, Have brought out My sword from its scabbard, It doth not turn back any more. (YLT NIV)
Ezekiel 21:30 Turn 'it' back unto its scabbard, In the place where thou wast produced, In the land of thy birth I do judge thee. (YLT NIV)