בד

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Hebrew[edit]

Noun[edit]

בַּד (badm (plural indefinite form בַּדִּים)

  1. fabric, cloth, linen
  2. screen (film or television): the fabric it is projected on.

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Noun[edit]

בַּד (badm (plural indefinite form בַּדִּים)

  1. (obsolete) branch, twig, bough, a wooden stick.
    • Exodus 25:13, with translation of the English Standard Version:
      וְעָשִׂיתָ בַדֵּי עֲצֵי שִׁטִּים וְצִפִּיתָ אֹתָם זָהָב.
      You shall make poles of acacia wood and overlay them with gold.

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Adjective[edit]

בַּד (bádm sg indef.

  1. (obsolete, not productive) separate‏, ‏‏detached‏‏
    • Exodus 30:34, with translation of the English Standard Version:
      וַיֹּאמֶר יְהוָה אֶל מֹשֶׁה קַח לְךָ סַמִּים נָטָף וּשְׁחֵלֶת וְחֶלְבְּנָה סַמִּים וּלְבֹנָה זַכָּה בַּד בְּבַד יִהְיֶה.
      The Lord said to Moses, “Take sweet spices, stacte, and onycha, and galbanum, sweet spices with pure frankincense (of each shall there be an equal part),

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Noun[edit]

בַּד (badm (plural indefinite form בַּדִּים)

  1. (only plural) lairs: people who tell lies.

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