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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary
Strong's #6883 - צָרַעַת
1a) in people, malignant skin disease (Lev. 13-14)
1b) in clothing, a mildew or mould (Leviticus 13:47-52)
1c) in buildings, a mildew or mould (Lev. 14:34-53)
Jeff Benner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
צָרַעַת f. leprosy (as to the etymology, see the root צָרַע ), both of men (and then white, Exodus 4:6; Numbers 12:10 for the black leprosy is elephantiasis, see שְׁחִין ), Levit. 13:2, seq.; and of houses (prob. a nitrous scab), and of garments (mouldings, spots contracted from being shut up), -Levit. 13:4759 ; -14:3437.
the Week of Proper 15 / Ordinary 20