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Part

PART

part:

"to part" as a verb is no longer in good use (except in a few special phrases, compare Ruth 1:17), but is obscure only in Proverbs 18:18, where the meaning is "break up their quarrel" (compare 2 Samuel 14:6). the Revised Version (British and American) has not changed the King James Version's usage, except (strangely) in 1 Samuel 30:24, where "share" is written. For the noun see PORTION.


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Orr, James, M.A., D.D. General Editor. "Entry for 'PART'". "International Standard Bible Encyclopedia". 1915.