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Liken
Like • Likeness • Liking • Similarity
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The International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, Revised
Liken
Liken[Heb dāmâ] (Isa. 40:18; 46:5; Lam. 2:13); NEB also COMPARE, etc.; LIKENESS [Heb. demûṯ]; AV also SIMILITUDE (Dnl. 10:16); NEB also FORM, SEMBLANCE, etc.; [temûnâ] (Ex. 20:4; Dt. 5:8); [taḇnîṯ] (Dt. 4:16–18); NEB probably FORM; [Gk. eikṓn] (Mt. 22:20 par Mk. 12:16; Lk. 20:24; 2 Cor.
International Standard Bible Encyclopedia
LIKE; LIKEN; LIKENESS; LIKING
LIKE; LIKEN; LIKENESS; LIKING<lik>, <lik’-n>, <lik’-nes>, <lik’-ing>:1. As a noun, “like” in modern English is virtually obsolete, except in the phrase “and the like,” which is not found in English Versions of the Bible. “The like,” however, occurs in 1 Kings 10:20 parallel 2 Chronicles
The International Standard Bible Encyclopaedia, Volumes 1–5
Like, Liken, Likeness, Liking
LIKE, līk, LIKEN, līkʹ’n, LIKENESS, līkʹnes, LIKING, līkʹing: (1) As a noun, “like” in modern Eng. is virtually obsolete, except in the phrase “and the like,” which is not found in EV. “The like,” however, occurs in 1 K 10:202 Ch 9:19; 2 Ch 1:12; Ezk 5:9; 18:10 (RV “any one of these things”—the