Easton's Bible Dictionary provides informative explanations of histories, people and customs of the Bible. An excellent and readily understandable source of information for the student and layperson. One of Matthew George Easton's most significant literary achievements.
Jachin and Boaz — the names of two brazen columns set up in Solomon’s temple (1 Kings 7:15–22). Each was eighteen cubits high and twelve in circumference (Jer. 52:21, 23; 1 Kings 7:17–21). They had doubtless a symbolical import.