Then Jael Heber's wife took a tent peg, and took a hammer in her hand, and went softly to him, and struck the pin into his temples, and it pierced through into the ground; for he was in a deep sleep; so he swooned and died.
So the carpenter encourages the goldsmith. He who smoothes with the hammer encourages him who strikes the anvil, saying of the soldering, "It is good;" and he fastens it with nails, that it might not totter.
Isn't my word like fire? says Yahweh; and like a hammer that breaks the rock in pieces?
How is the hammer of the whole earth cut apart and broken! how is Babylon become a desolation among the nations!
1 Kings 6:7
The house, when it was in building, was built of stone prepared at the quarry; and there was neither hammer nor axe nor any tool of iron heard in the house, while it was in building.
They deck it with silver and with gold; they fasten it with nails and with hammers, that it not move.
You are my battle axe and weapons of war: and with you will I break in pieces the nations; and with you will I destroy kingdoms;