4236 fountain

4236 fountain

A source of natural spring water. Figuratively, it symbolises a place of cleansing, tears or sexual fulfilment. Significantly, God is pictured as a fountain of life.

The fountain as a source of spring water

Pr 18:4

Figurative use of fountains

A place of cleansing Zec 13:1

Tears of inconsolable grief Jer 9:1

Sexual fulfilment SS 4:12 See also Pr 5:15-18; SS 4:15

A source of life Pr 14:27 See also Ps 36:8-9; Ps 87:7; Pr 10:11; Pr 13:14; Pr 16:22; Joel 3:18

See also

3120Holy Spirit, descriptions
3290Holy Spirit, life-giver
4018life, spiritual
4227deep, the
4260rivers & streams
4278spring of water
4293water
4296wells
5198weeping

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