Pottage [S]

Heb. nazid, "boiled", a dish of boiled food, as of lentils ( Genesis 25:29 ; 2 Kings 4:38 ).

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M.G. Easton M.A., D.D., Illustrated Bible Dictionary, Third Edition,
published by Thomas Nelson, 1897. Public Domain, copy freely.

[S] indicates this entry was also found in Smith's Bible Dictionary

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Easton, Matthew George. "Entry for Pottage". "Easton's Bible Dictionary". .


Any boiled dish or food.

If one bear holy flesh in the skirt of his garment, and with his skirt do touch bread, or POTTAGE, or wine, or oil, or any meat, shall it be holy? And the priests answered and said, No. ( Haggai 2:12 )

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

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

Pottage. [E]

[LENTILS] [E] indicates this entry was also found in Easton's Bible Dictionary

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Smith, William, Dr. "Entry for 'Pottage'". "Smith's Bible Dictionary". . 1901.




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