BAND(S), eight Heb. and three Gr. terms are so tr. in the various Eng. VSS. In the OT they are: (1). אֲגַפִּים, which occurs only in Ezekiel and exclusively in the pl. It is derived, as are a number of terms in Ezekiel from Akkad. agappu(m) and is developed in Aram. It means a “troop,” “squad” usually of soldiers.