Host of heavenThe sun, moon, and stars are so designated (Genesis 2:1). When the Jews fell into idolatry they worshipped these (Deuteronomy 4:19; 2Kings 17:16; 21:3,5; 23:5; Jeremiah 19:13; Zephaniah 1:5; Acts 7:42).
These dictionary topics are from M.G. Easton M.A., D.D., Illustrated Bible Dictionary, Third Edition, published by Thomas Nelson, 1897. Public Domain, copy freely.