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raf'-ter (Songs 1:17).


1385. dokos -- a beam of timber
... 1385 -- a large beam (joist) of wood; "" () a log on which planks in the house rest
(as in the papyri); joist, rafter, plank (Moffatt); a pole sticking out ...
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Strong's Hebrew
3714. kaphis -- a rafter, girder
... 3713b, 3714. kaphis. 3715 . a rafter, girder. Transliteration: kaphis
Phonetic Spelling: (kaw-fece') Short Definition: rafter. Word ...
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6982. qorah -- a rafter, beam
... 6981, 6982. qorah. 6983 . a rafter, beam. Transliteration: qorah Phonetic
Spelling: (ko-raw') Short Definition: beam. Word Origin ...
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1356b. geb -- a beam, rafter
... geb. 1357 . a beam, rafter. Transliteration: geb Short Definition: beams. Word
Origin from gub Definition a beam, rafter NASB Word Usage beams (1). ...
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7351. rahit -- perhaps rafters, boards
... rafter. From the same as rahat; a panel (as resembling a trough) -- rafter. see
HEBREW rahat. 7350, 7351. rahit. 7352 . Strong's Numbers.
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The Mote and the Beam
... A mote means in the Greek a little splinter, whereas a beam means a rafter.
And the Lord Jesus means by this comparison to tell ...
//christianbookshelf.org/hession/the calvary road/chapter 7 the mote and.htm

The Weird Lady
... Earl Harold came to his castle wall; The gate was burnt with fire; Roof and rafter
were fallen down, The folk were strangers all in the town, And strangers all ...
//christianbookshelf.org/kingsley/andromeda and other poems/the weird lady.htm

November 22. "Cast the Beam Out of Thine Own Eye" (Matt. vii. 5).
... Very significantly does the Master say that the man that sees a mote in
his brother's eye, usually has a rafter in his own eye! ...
/.../simpson/days of heaven upon earth /november 22 cast the beam.htm

The Sermon on the Mount.
... Jesus graphically and grotesquely represents a man with a log, or rafter, in his
eye trying to take a chip or splinter out of his neighbor's eye. ...
/.../mcgarvey/the four-fold gospel/xlii the sermon on the 7.htm

Memento Mori
... us to and fro. There was not a pillar that stood firm. There was not a beam
or rafter that did not quiver. We said, in the bitterness ...
/.../spurgeon/spurgeons sermons volume 6 1860/memento mori.htm

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
1. (n.) A raftsman.

2. (n.) Originally, any rough and somewhat heavy piece of timber. Now, commonly, one of the timbers of a roof which are put on sloping, according to the inclination of the roof.

3. (v. t.) To make into rafters, as timber.

4. (v. t.) To furnish with rafters, as a house.

5. (v. t.) To plow so as to turn the grass side of each furrow upon an unplowed ridge; to ridge.

Rafter (1 Occurrence)
... Int. Standard Bible Encyclopedia. RAFTER. raf'-ter (Songs 1:17). See GALLERY;
HOUSE. Multi-Version Concordance Rafter (1 Occurrence). ...
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Beam (17 Occurrences)
... In 1 Samuel 17:7, it means a weaver's frame or principal beam; in Habakkuk 2:11,
a crossbeam or girder; 2 Kings 6:2, 5, a cross-piece or rafter of a house; 1 ...
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Heel (8 Occurrences)
... 13. (n.) The lower end of a timber in a frame, as a post or rafter. In the United
States, specif., the obtuse angle of the lower end of a rafter set sloping. ...
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Yard (8 Occurrences)
... Noah Webster's Dictionary 1. (n.) A rod; a stick; a staff. 2. (n.) A branch;
a twig. 3. (n.) A long piece of timber, as a rafter, etc. ...
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Rafters (5 Occurrences)

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Spur (3 Occurrences)
... 10. (n.) A brace strengthening a post and some connected part, as a rafter or crossbeam;
a strut. 11. (n.) The short wooden buttress of a post. 12. ...
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Shoe (13 Occurrences)
... 9. (n.) An inclined trough in an ore-crushing mill. 10. (n.) An iron socket
or plate to take the thrust of a strut or rafter. 11. ...
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Bible Concordance
Rafter (1 Occurrence)

Habakkuk 2:11 For the stone will cry out of the wall, and the beam out of the woodwork will answer it.
(See NAS)



Related Terms

Beam (17 Occurrences)

Heel (8 Occurrences)

Yard (8 Occurrences)

Rafters (5 Occurrences)


Spur (3 Occurrences)

Shoe (13 Occurrences)

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