-(A weapon) -Used in hunting Genesis 21 :20; 27:3

-Used in war 1 Samuel 31:3; 2 Samuel 22:15; 1 Kings 22:34; 2 Kings 19:32; Psalm 7:13; Isaiah 22:3;

Jeremiah 51:3

-Divination by Ezekiel 21:21

-Shot by Jonathan as a sign to David 1 Samuel 20:20-42

-Shot by Joash as a sign against the Syrians 2 Kings 13:14-19

-FIGURATIVE Numbers 24:8; Deuteronomy 32:23, 42; Job 6:4; Psalm 1 1:2; 21:12; 38:2; 45:5; 57:4; 58:7;

91:5; 120:4; 144:6; Proverbs 25:18; Lamentations 3:12, 13; Ezekiel 5:16; Hab 3:11