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First-born of death
Firstborn of death
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Dictionary of Deities and Demons in the Bible
First-Born of Death
FIRST-BORN OF DEATH בכור מותI. Though the deity →Mot (‘Death’) occurs frequently in Canaanite and Israelite lore, the expression bĕkôr māwet (translated either ‘First Born of Death’ or ‘First Born Death’) occurs only in Job 18:13 in a context having to do with death and disease.The Hebrew term bĕkôr