עֹפֶרֶת noun masculine
[Jer 6:29] (si vera lectio Qr) lead (√ dubious; probably foreign word; compare ᵑ7 אֲבָרָא lead, Syriac , and (asAramaic loan-word) Arabic [see Dozy], Frä152; perhaps also Assyrian abaru, a metal, magnesite according to HilprAssyriaca i (1894), 80 ff. Hptib. 83); — ׳כִּכַּר ע [Zech 5:7] a round weight (disc) of lead, ׳אֶבֶןהָֿעו v [Zech 5:5] with other metals (see בְּדִיל) : ׳עוֺ [Ezek 22:18]; [Ezek 22:20]; [Ezek 27:12] הָעֹפָ֑רֶת [Num 31:22] (P); ׳עֹפ also [Job 19:24] (with which chiselled letters are filled according to Di and most; Bu reads ׳בְּע in [a tablet of] lead); also (as flux) [Jer 6:29] (reading Qr; so Gf Co; emendation Gie); ׳עוֺ in simile [Exod 15:10] (song).
עֵפָ֫תָה see עֵיפָה below II. עוף. עֵץ see II.עצה.
The Brown-Driver-Briggs Hebrew and English Lexicon
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