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King James Dictionary [1]


1. The act of waiting on, or serving.

Of which no man gave attendance at the altar.  Hebrews 7 .

2. A waiting on a being present on business of any kind as, the attendance of witnesses of persons in court attendance of members of the legislature. 3. Service ministry.

Receive attendance.

4. The persons attending a train a retinue. 5. Attention regard careful application of mind.

Give attendance to reading.  1 Timothy 4 .

6. Expectation. Obs.

Webster's Dictionary [2]

(1): (v. t.) The persons attending; a retinue; attendants.

(2): (v. t.) Waiting for; expectation.

(3): (v. t.) Attention; regard; careful application.

(4): (v. t.) The act of attending; state of being in waiting; service; ministry; the fact of being present; presence.

Hastings' Dictionary of the Bible [3]

Attendance . In 1Ma 15:32 ‘attendance’ is used for a king’s retinue  ; while in   1 Timothy 4:13 it is used in the obsolete sense of attention  : ‘Till I come give attendance (RV [Note: Revised Version.] ‘heed’) to reading.’