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Strong's #4657 - מִפְלָשׂ

from an unused root meaning to balance
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Noun Masculine
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1) swaying, poising, balancing

Greek Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 1253 ‑ διάκρισις (dee‑ak'‑ree‑sis);  
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Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

2612) xlp (פלס PLS) AC: Weigh CO: Scales AB: ?: The balance scale that is used to weigh objects. When the two sides of the balance is level, the weight is known.

V) xlp (פלס PLS) - Ponder: In the sense of weighing options. KJV (6): (vf: Piel) ponder, weigh, made - Strongs: H6424 (פָּלַס)

Nm) xlp (פלס PLS) - Scales: For weighing. KJV (2): weight, scales - Strongs: H6425 (פֶּלֶס)

hm) xlpm (מפלס MPLS) - Balancing: [df: Vlpm] KJV (1): balancing - Strongs: H4657 (מִפְלָשׂ)

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Jeff Benner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 [מִפְלָשׂ] noun [masculine] swaying, poising; — מִפְלְשֵׂיעָֿב Job 37:16; Bu (plausibly) מִפְרְשֵׂי, as Job 36:29.

Brown-Driver-Briggs Hebrew and English Lexicon, Unabridged, Electronic Database.All rights reserved. Used by permission. BibleSoft.com
Gesenius' Hebrew and Chaldee Definition

מִפְלָשׂ m. (from the root פָּלַשׂ = פָּלַם Piel, to weigh, to balance), balancing (of clouds), Job 37:16.

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List of Word Forms
מִפְלְשֵׂי־ מפלשי־ miflesei mip̄·lə·śê- mip̄ləśê-
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