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Botch [N]

the name given in De 28:27,35to one of the Egyptian plagues ( Exodus 9:9 ). The word so translated is usually rendered "boil" (q.v.).

These dictionary topics are from
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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Easton, Matthew George. "Entry for Botch". "Easton's Bible Dictionary". .


An ulcer.

The LORD will smite thee with the BOTCH of Egypt, and with the emerods, and with the scab, and with the itch, whereof thou canst not be healed. ( Deuteronomy 28:27 )

Source: A King James Dictionary. (Used with permission. Copyright © Philip P. Kapusta)

Bibliography Information

"Entry for 'Botch'". A King James Dictionary.