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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
1. (v. i.) To use the hands or fingers in toying; to make caressing strokes.

2. (v. i.) To dabble in water with hands or feet; to use a paddle, or something which serves as a paddle, in swimming, in paddling a boat, etc.

3. (v. t.) To pat or stroke amorously, or gently.

4. (v. t.) To propel with, or as with, a paddle or paddles.

5. (v. t.) To pad; to tread upon; to trample.

6. (n.) An implement with a broad blade, which is used without a fixed fulcrum in propelling and steering canoes and boats.

7. (n.) The broad part of a paddle, with which the stroke is made; hence, any short, broad blade, resembling that of a paddle.

8. (n.) One of the broad boards, or floats, at the circumference of a water wheel, or paddle wheel.

9. (n.) A small gate in sluices or lock gates to admit or let off water; -- also called clough.

10. (n.) A paddle-shaped foot, as of the sea turtle.

11. (n.) A paddle-shaped implement for string or mixing.

12. (v. i.) See Paddle staff (b), below.

International Standard Bible Encyclopedia
PADDLE

pad'-'-l (yathedh): Deuteronomy 23:13 (Hebrew 14), the Revised Version margin "shovel."

Strong's Hebrew
3489. yathed -- a peg, pin
... nail, paddle, pin, stake. From an unused root meaning to pin through or fast; a
peg -- nail, paddle, pin, stake. 3488, 3489. yathed. 3490 . Strong's Numbers
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240. azen -- implements, tools
... weapon. From 'azan; a spade or paddle (as having a broad end) -- weapon. see
HEBREW 'azan. 239, 240. azen. 241 . Strong's Numbers.
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Library

Outward Bound
... rain, of lounging on the main-deck, watching the engines, and watching, too (for
it was calm at night), the water from the sponson behind the paddle-boxes; as ...
//christianbookshelf.org/kingsley/at last/chapter i outward bound.htm

The Conquest of Babylon.
... They kept their craft in the middle of the stream by means of two oars, or, rather,
an oar and a paddle, which were worked, the first at the bows, and the ...
/...//christianbookshelf.org/abbott/cyrus the great/chapter viii the conquest of.htm

A Sermon on the Boat Race.
... Just before the Starter gives the word to go, the men paddle till the cord which
the coxswain holds at arm's length is tight, and every man has his oar ready ...
//christianbookshelf.org/champness/broken bread/xxi a sermon on the.htm

Fear and Faith
... The midnight sea lies all black; but when it is cut into by the oar, or divided
and churned by the paddle, it flashes up into phosphorescence, and so it is ...
/.../maclaren/expositions of holy scripture j/fear and faith.htm

The Plagues
... The boat rode half its depth in red, the paddle dripped red, the splashes of water
within on the bottom were red, the sun shone broadly into the mirroring red ...
//christianbookshelf.org/miller/the yoke/chapter xxix the plagues.htm

A Total Wreck, all Hands Saved
... The 'rudder-bands'"that is, the lashings which had secured the two paddle-like rudders,
one on either beam, which had been tied up to be out of the way when ...
/.../maclaren/expositions of holy scripture the acts/a total wreck all hands.htm

Archelaus's Ethnarchy is Reduced into a [Roman] Province. The ...
... Nay, on other days they dig a small pit, a foot deep, with a paddle [which kind
of hatchet is given them when they are first admitted among them]; and covering ...
/.../chapter 8 archelauss ethnarchy is.htm

Whither Goest Thou?
... strength"? Those words sound to me like great strokes of the soul's paddle
wheels! They urge us to press forward in the holy voyage. ...
/.../spurgeon/spurgeons sermons volume 35 1889/whither goest thou.htm

Acts XXVII
... While lying at anchor, the rudders, which were merely paddle-rudders, one at each
side of the stern, had been lashed up, to prevent them from fouling with the ...
/.../mcgarvey/a commentary on acts of the apostles/acts xxvii.htm

The Procession of Amen
... He pushed it off, stepped into it, and turned it broadside to them. "See here, the
scarab of Ptah," he said, tapping the bow with a paddle, "and the name of ...
//christianbookshelf.org/miller/the yoke/chapter iv the procession of.htm

Thesaurus
Paddle (1 Occurrence)
... 2. (vi) To dabble in water with hands or feet; to use a paddle, or something
which serves as a paddle, in swimming, in paddling a boat, etc. ...
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Paddle-rudders (1 Occurrence)
Paddle-rudders. Paddle, Paddle-rudders. Padon . Multi-Version
Concordance Paddle-rudders (1 Occurrence). Acts 27:40 ...
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Paddan-aram (10 Occurrences)
Paddan-aram. Paddanaram, Paddan-aram. Paddle . Int. Standard Bible Encyclopedia ...
(See JPS ASV BBE NAS RSV). Paddanaram, Paddan-aram. Paddle . Reference
/p/paddan-aram.htm - 10k

Unloosing (1 Occurrence)
... Acts 27:40 So they cut away the anchors and left them in the sea, unloosing
at the same time the bands which secured the paddle-rudders. ...
/u/unloosing.htm - 6k

Loosing (7 Occurrences)
... Acts 27:40 So they cut away the anchors and left them in the sea, unloosing
at the same time the bands which secured the paddle-rudders. ...
/l/loosing.htm - 8k

Guard (185 Occurrences)
... of a vessel beyond the hull; esp., in side-wheel steam vessels, the framework of
strong timbers, which curves out on each side beyond the paddle wheel, and ...
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Weapon (21 Occurrences)
... Deuteronomy 23:13 and you shall have a paddle among your weapons; and it shall be,
when you sit down abroad, you shall dig therewith, and shall turn back and ...
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Weapons (66 Occurrences)
... Deuteronomy 23:13 and you shall have a paddle among your weapons; and it shall be,
when you sit down abroad, you shall dig therewith, and shall turn back and ...
/w/weapons.htm - 27k

Fuller (5 Occurrences)
... with the powdered ashes of the ishnan, locally called qali, and then beaten in heaps
on a flat stone either with another stone or with a large wooden paddle. ...
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