the Week of Christ the King / Proper 29 / Ordinary 34
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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary Hebrew Lexicon
Strong's #7529 - רֶצֶף
1) hot stone, glowing stone or coal, flame, firebolt, spark
Jeff Benner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
(1) a stone on a hearth, on which meat was roasted or bread baked. 1 Kings 19:6, עֻגַּת רְצָפִים “a cake cooked upon the stones.” The Rabbins understand hot coal, compare רֶשֶׁף.
(2) [Rezeph], pr. name of a city subdued by the Assyrians, Isaiah 37:12 perhaps Ῥησάφα of Ptolemy (page 350, ed. Basil), situated in Palmyrene; Arabic رُصَافَةُ.