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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary
Strong's #6190 - עָרְלָה
Jeff Benner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
(1) foreskin, ἀκροβυστία. (Arabic غُرْلَةُ) 1 Samuel 18:25. 2 Samuel 3:14, בְּשַׂר הָֽעָרְלָה membrum præputiatum, Genesis 17:11, 24 Genesis 17:24 Levit. 12:3. Metaph. עָרְלַת־לֵב the foreskin of the heart, see above, Deuteronomy 10:16; Jeremiah 4:4 (compare Kor. Sur. ii. 82; iv. 154).
(2) foreskin of a tree, i.e. the fruit of the first three years, which according to the law was accounted unclean, Levit. 19:23. Compare the root No. 2.-Pl. עֲרָלוֹת pr.n. (hill) of foreskins, near Gilgal, Joshua 5:3.
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