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Bible Encyclopedias

International Standard Bible Encyclopedia

Crumb

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krum ( ψιχίον , psichı́on , "a little bit"): Occurs only in the New Testament, of remnants of food, scraps. Lazarus desired "to be fed with the crumbs that fell from the rich man's table" (Luke 16:21 ). "Even the (little) dogs eat of the crumbs" (Matthew 15:27; Mark 7:28 ), "possibly the fragments of bread on which the guests wiped their hands (after thrusting them into the common dish), and flung to the dogs" (Farrar, Life of Christ , I, 476).

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Orr, James, M.A., D.D. General Editor. Entry for 'Crumb'. International Standard Bible Encyclopedia. https://www.studylight.org/encyclopedias/eng/isb/c/crumb.html. 1915.

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