KJV Dictionary Definition: bowel


BOW'EL, v.t. To take out the bowels; to eviscerate; to penetrate the bowels.


BOW'ELS, n. plu.

1. The intestines of an animal; the entrails, especially of man. The heart. 2.Cor.6.12.

2. The interior part of any thing; as the bowels of the earth.

3. The seat of pity or kindness; hence, tenderness, compassion, a scriptural sense.

Bowel, in the singular, is sometimes used for gut.