The New Unger’s Bible Dictionary
KNEAD. The preparation of dough by working it into a mass with the hands; a task usually performed by women (Gen. 18:6; 1 Sam. 28:24; 2 Sam. 13:8; etc.) but sometimes by men (cf. Hos. 7:4).
Holman Illustrated Bible Dictionary
Knead, Kneading Bowl
KNEAD, KNEADING BOWL Process of making bread dough by mixing flour, water, and oil along with a piece of the previous day’s dough with the hands in a kneading bowl or trough. The mixture was allowed to stand in the bowl to rise and ferment (Exod. 12:34). Kneading the dough was usually the work of the