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.
Jealousy, Waters of — water which the suspected wife was required to drink, so that the result might prove her guilt or innocence (Num. 5:12–17, 27). We have no record of this form of trial having been actually resorted to.