Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary
Strong's #3835 - לָבַן
1) to be white
1a1) to make white, become white, purify
1a2) to show whiteness, grow white
1b) (Hithpael) to become white, be purified (ethical)
2) (Qal) to make bricks
Jeff Brenner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
(1) to be white, unused in Kal, see לָבָן, לְבָנָה.
(2) denom. from לְבֵנָה to make bricks, Genesis 11:3; Exodus 5:7, 14. (Arab. لَبَّنَ id.)
(1) trans. to make white, metaph. to purge, to cleanse from the filthiness of sins, Daniel 11:35.
(2) intrans. to be white (compare as to verbs of colour in Hiph., Heb. Gram. § 52, 2), Psalms 51:9; Isaiah 1:18; Joel 1:7.
Hithpael, to purge oneself [or, to be purged], Daniel 12:10.
The derivatives follow immediately, except מַלְבֵּן.
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