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Delicateness
Delicate • Delicately • Thin-Skinned
Dictionaries
The International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, Revised
Delicate; Delicately; Delicateness
Delicate; Delicately; Delicateness The Heb. ‘ānōg̱ can mean “be delicate” or “delicately bred” (Dt. 28:54, 56; Isa. 47:1; Jer. 6:2), but also “delight in,” so that the AV “delicate children” (ta‘anûg̱) in Mic. 1:16 is better translated in the RSV and NEB “children of your delight.” (Cf. Cant. 7:6;