KJV Dictionary Definition: treasury


TREASURY, n. trezh'ury. A place or building in which stores of wealth are reposited; particularly, a place where the public revenues are deposited and kept, and where money is disbursed to defray the expenses of government.

1. A building appropriated for keeping public money. John 8.

2. The officer or officers of the treasury department.

3. A repository of abundance. Ps.135.