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Feldspar
Felspar
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The Zondervan Encyclopedia of the Bible, Volume 2, D–G
Felspar
felspar. Also feldspar. The most important group of rock-forming minerals. The rendering “green felspar” is used by the NEB in a few passages for the rare Hebrew word bāreqet H1403 (Exod. 28:17; 39:10; borqat H1404 in Ezek. 28:13), which refers to beryl or emerald. The feldspars are alumino-silicates