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Appoint
Appointment • Delegate
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The International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, Revised
International Standard Bible Encyclopedia
APPOINT
APPOINT<a-point’>: This word is used for the expression of a large variety of ideas and the translation of almost as many words.נָקַב‎ [naqabh] = “stipulate” (Genesis 30:28). פָּקַדּ‎ [paqadh] = “put into office” (Genesis 41:34; Numbers 1:50; Est 2:3); “select” (Jeremiah 51:27); “put
The International Standard Bible Encyclopaedia, Volumes 1–5
Appoint
APPOINT, a-pointʹ: This word is used for the expression of a large variety of ideas and the tr of almost as many words.נָקַב‎, nāḳabh=“stipulate” (Gen 30:28). פָּקַד‎, pāḳadh=“put into office” (Gen 41:34; Nu 1:50; Est 2:3); “select” (Jer 51:27); “put in charge” (Jer 49:19; 50:44); “assign” (Nu 4:27;
The New Interpreter’s Dictionary of the Bible, Volumes 1–5
APPOINT
APPOINT [יָעַדyaʿadh, שִׂיםpaqadh, פָּקַדsim; ποιέω poieō, τιθήμι tithēmi]. Term used to translate several Hebrew and Greek words that mean designating a time, place, or a person for a specific purpose. Complying with God’s instructions, Moses appointed a specific time each year for festivals, especially