BDB6636 [H6400]

פֶּ֫לַח noun feminine Job 41:16 cleavage, mill-stone (mill cleft between the stones ? compare GFMJu; ᵑ7 פִּלְחָא); — ׳פ absolute Job 41:16, elsewhere construct; —

1.a. mill-stone, רֶכֶב ׳פ mill-stone of riding, i.e. upper stone, which is turned (compare רֶכֶב), Judg 9:53; 2Sam 11:21 תַּחְתִּית ׳פ Job 41:16 lower mill-stone (simile of hardness).

\ \ b. דְּבֵלָה ׳פ 1Sam 30:12 a cake of figs (from shape ?).

2. cleavge, split, hence slice הָרִמּוֺן ׳פ Song 4:3=Song 6:7 simile of human temple (from colour, compare Wetzst in DeComm. Excurs.A).

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