(rendered "botch" in Deuteronomy 28:27 Deuteronomy 28:35 ), an aggravated ulcer, as in the case of Hezekiah ( 2 Kings 20:7 ; Isaiah 38:21 ) or of the Egyptians ( Exodus 9:9 Exodus 9:10 Exodus 9:11 ; Deuteronomy 28:27 Deuteronomy 28:35 ). It designates the disease of ( Job 2:7 ), which was probably the black leprosy.
M.G. Easton M.A., D.D., Illustrated Bible Dictionary, Third Edition,
published by Thomas Nelson, 1897. Public Domain, copy freely.
[N] indicates this entry was also found in Nave's Topical Bible
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Bibliography InformationEaston, Matthew George. "Entry for Boil". "Easton's Bible Dictionary".