Horse in Easton's Bible Dictionary
always referred to in the Bible in connection with warlike
operations, except Isa. 28:28. The war-horse is
39:19-25. For a long period after their settlement in
Israelites made no use of horses, according to the
Deut. 17:16. David was the first to form a force of
Sam. 8:4). But Solomon, from his connection with
multiplied their number (1 Kings 4:26; 10:26, 29).
horses were freely used in Israel (1 Kings 22:4; 2
9:21, 33; 11:16). The furniture of the horse consisted
a bridle (Isa. 30:28) and a curb (Ps. 32:9).