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Composition
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The International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, Revised
Composition
Composition [Heb. maṯkōmeṯ—‘measure’]; NEB PRESCRIPTION; COMPOUND [Heb. rāqaḥ—‘make perfume’]. These terms are used of the sacred anointing oil (Ex. 30:25, 32f) and of the holy perfume (vv 37f) which were to be reserved for religious usage.
International Standard Bible Encyclopedia
COMPOSITION; COMPOUND
COMPOSITION; COMPOUND<kom-po-zish’-un>, <kom’-pound> ([מַתכֹּנֶת‎, mathkoneth], “measure”); (subst.) ([רָקַח‎, raqach], “to make perfume,” [רקַח, roqach], “perfume”): Used of the sacred anointing oil (Exodus 30:25, 32, 33) and of the holy perfume (Exodus 30:37, 38), which were not to be
The International Standard Bible Encyclopaedia, Volumes 1–5
Composition, Compound
COMPOSITION, kom-pō̇-zishʹun (מֵתְכֹּנֶת‎, mathkōneth, “measure”); COMPOUND, komʹpound (subst.) (רָקַח‎, rāḳaḥ, “to make perfume,” רֹקַח‎, rōḳaḥ, “perfume”): Used of the sacred anointing oil (Ex 30:25, 32, 33) and of the holy perfume (vs 37, 38), which were not to be used for any profane purpose.