What does the word ark mean?

Usage examples for ark

  1. The Israelitish forces were annihilated in a decisive battle, the ark of the covenant was taken by the heathen, and the two sons of the high- priest perished on the field of battle. – Early Israel and the Surrounding Nations by Archibald Sayce
  2. The story of the ark and the men of Beth- shemesh. – Hebrew Life and Times by Harold B. Hunting
  3. Men began to inquire about places in his ark, and to make preparations for building arks of their own. – The Second Deluge by Garrett P. Serviss