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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary

Entry for Strong's #913 - בְּדִיל

Word Origin
from (0914)
Parts of Speech
Noun Masculine
Word Definition [ Brown-Drivers-Briggs | Strong ]
Brown-Driver-Briggs' Definition

1) alloy, tin, dross

1a) of Israel (metaphorically)

Greek Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 459 ‑ ἄνομος (an'‑om‑os);  
Frequency Lists  [ Book | Word ]
Verse Results
KJV (6) NAS (7) HCS (6)
Numbers 1
Isaiah 1
Ezekiel 3
Zechariah 1
Numbers 1
Isaiah 1
Ezekiel 3
Zechariah 1
Numbers 1
Isaiah 1
Ezekiel 3
Zechariah 1
n-cms 5
n-cms 5
n-cms 5

Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

2005) ldb (בדל BDL) AC: Separate CO: Piece AB: ?: [from: db]

V) ldb (בדל BDL) - Separate: To divide or separate something. KJV (42): (vf: Niphal, Hiphil) separate, divide, difference, asunder, severed - Strongs: H914 (בָּדַל)

Nm) ldb (בדל BDL) - Piece: Something that is divided or separated from something else. KJV (1): piece - Strongs: H915 (בָּדָל)

bm) lidb (בדיל BDYL) - Tin: A metal separated out by smelting. KJV (6): tin - Strongs: H913 (בְּדִיל)

hf1) eldbm (מבדלה MBDLH) - Separate: A place separated. KJV (1): separate - Strongs: H3995 (מִבְדָּלוֹת)

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Jeff Brenner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 בְּדִיל noun [masculine] alloy, tin, dross (originally that which is separated from precious metal; compare Plin Hist. Nat. xxiv. 16, xxxiii. 9) — ׳בּ absolute Numbers 31:22 4t.; Plural suffix בְּדִילָ֑יִךְ Isaiah 1:25; —

1 alloy, Isaiah 1:25 figurative of evil of Jerusalem, which ׳י will remove (הֵסִיר; "" סִגָ֑יִךְ).

2 tin ( plumbum album) Numbers 31:22 (P; + זָהָב, כֶּסֶף, נְחשֶׁת, בַּרְזֶל, עֹפָ֑רֶת); figurative of Israel Ezekiel 22:18 (+ נְחשֶׁת, בַּרְזֶל, עוֺפֶרֶת); in simile Ezekiel 22:20 (+ id. + כֶּסֶף); as article of commerce brought to Tyre from Tarshish Ezekiel 27:12 (+ כֶּסֶף, בַּרְזֶל, עוֺפֶרֶת).

3 plummet, הָאֶבֶן הַבְּדִיל (appositive) Zechariah 4:10.

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Gesenius' Hebrew and Chaldee Definition

בְּדִיל m.

(1)  stannum, i.e. plumbum nigrum, alloy found in ore mixed with silver, which is separated from it by means of fire. Germ. Werk. Plin. N. H. xxxiv. 16; Isaiah 1:25, אָסִירָה כָּל־בְּדִילַיִךְ “I will take away all thy alloy,” i.e. spurious and impure parts of metal.

(2) plumbum album, tin, Germ. Zinn, Numbers 31:22; Ezekiel 22:18, 20 Ezekiel 22:20, 27:12.

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List of Word Forms
בְּדִ֣יל בְּדִילָֽיִךְ׃ בדיל בדיליך׃ הַבְּדִ֖יל הַבְּדִ֛יל הבדיל וּבְדִ֨יל וּבְדִיל֙ ובדיל bə·ḏî·lā·yiḵ bə·ḏîl beDil bəḏîl bediLayich bəḏîlāyiḵ hab·bə·ḏîl habbeDil habbəḏîl ū·ḇə·ḏîl ūḇəḏîl uveDil
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