Definitions for peace offering
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
any offering made to procure peace.
a sacrificial offering made in order to assure communion with God. Ex. 20:24; Lev. 7:11–18.
Origin of peace offering:
peace offering, olive branch(noun)
something offered to an adversary in the hope of obtaining peace
A religious sacrifice in both Jewish,Christian, and Islamic traditions.
An offering made to an adversary in the hope of obtaining peace or reconciliation; an olive branch.
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