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Genitalia
Genitals
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Nelson’s New Illustrated Bible Dictionary
Genitals
GENITALS — the external organs of the human reproductive system (Deut. 25:11; the secrets, KJV; the private parts, NRSV, NIV).
The New Interpreter’s Dictionary of the Bible, Volumes 1–5
GENITALIA
GENITALIA [אֶשֶׁךְʾeshekh, מָבוֹשׁmavosh, שָׁפְכָהshafekhah]. Genitalia refers to the external sex organs, both female and male. Genitalia that were damaged or produced an emission rendered one unholy or unclean (Deut 23:1 [Heb. 23:2]; Lev 15:2–30; 21:20). The same principle applied to sacrificial