בד

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Hebrew[edit]

Noun[edit]

בַּד (badm (plural indefinite בַּדִּים) [pattern: קֶטֶל]

  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 בַּדִּים) [pattern: קֶטֶל]

  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 (bád) (feminine בַּדָּה, masculine plural בַּדִּים, feminine plural בַּדּוֹת) [pattern: קֶטֶל]

  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 בַּדִּים) [pattern: קֶטֶל]

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

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