Finger (2)

FINGER (2)

fin'-ger ('etsba`):

The smallest of the Hebrew linear measures. It was equal to the breadth of the finger, or about 3/4 inches, four of which made a palm (Jeremiah 52:21).

See WEIGHTS AND MEASURES.


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Orr, James, M.A., D.D. General Editor. "Entry for 'FINGER (2)'". "International Standard Bible Encyclopedia". 1915.  

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