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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary
Strong's #1216 - בָּצֵק
1) (Qal) to swell, become blistered
Jeff Benner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
בָּצֵק to swell up, hence used of the unshod foot, to become callous. Deuteronomy 8:4; Nehemiah 9:21. Well rendered by the LXX. in Deut. ἐτυλώθησαν. [Hence the two following]
בָּצֵק m. dough, so called from its swelling up, although used of the lump also before it is leavened, Exodus 12:34, 39 Exodus 12:39; 2 Samuel 13:8; Jeremiah 7:18.
the Week of Proper 22 / Ordinary 27