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Log
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Baker Encyclopedia of the Bible
Log
Log. Liquid measure mentioned only in Leviticus 14. The log was equal to one-twelfth of a bath or one-half pint.See Weights and Measures.
The International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, Revised
Log
Log[Heb qôrâ—‘beam’ (2 K. 6:2, 5), ʿēṣ—‘tree, timber’ (Eccl. 10:9; Ezk. 24:10); Gk. xýlon—‘wood’ as construction material (1 Esd. 5:55 [LXX 53]), dokós—‘beam’ (Mt. 7:3–5 par Lk. 6:41f)].Hebrew ʿēṣ and Gk. xýlon are more general terms, while Heb. qôrâ and Gk. dokós have to do with wood used
Tyndale Bible Dictionary
Log
LOG* Liquid measure mentioned only in Leviticus 14. The log was equal to one-twelfth of a bath or one-half pint (236.6 milliliters). See Weights and Measures.
Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible
Log
LogA unit of liquid measure (Heb. lōg̱), probably ca … 35 l. (.63 pt.), mentioned only with reference to the olive oil accompanying the leper’s purification offering (Lev. 14:10, 12, 15, 21, 24).
Eerdmans Bible Dictionary
Log
Log (Heb. lōg̱). A unit of liquid measure, probably ca..35 1. (.63 pt.), mentioned only with reference to the olive oil accompanying the leper’s purification offering (Lev. 14:10, 12, 15, 21, 24).
Easton’s Bible Dictionary
Log
Logthe smallest measure for liquids used by the Hebrews (Lev. 14:10, 12, 15, 21, 24), called in the Vulgate sextarius. It is the Hebrew unit of measure of capacity, and is equal to the contents of six ordinary hen’s eggs = the twelfth part of a him, or nearly a pint.
International Standard Bible Encyclopedia
LOG
LOG<log>, לֹג‎ [logh], “deepened,” “hollowed out” (Lev 14:10–24)): The smallest liquid or dry measure of the Hebrews, equal to about 1 pint.See WEIGHTS AND MEASURES.
Holman Illustrated Bible Dictionary
Log
LOG 1. A liquid measure. See Weights and Measures. 2. Section of a tree trunk. The Bible refers to splitting logs (Eccles. 10:9), to burning logs for cooking (Ezek. 24:10), and to felling logs to use in house construction (2 Kings 6:2, 5). The timber that King Hiram of Tyre sent to Solomon was likely
The Zondervan Encyclopedia of the Bible, Volume 3, H–L
Log
log. A Hebrew term used of the smallest liquid measure of capacity, about two-thirds of a pint. See weights and measures III.A.3.
The International Standard Bible Encyclopaedia, Volumes 1–5
Log
LOG, log, lōg (לֹג‎, lōgh, “deepened,” “hollowed out” [Lev 14:10–24]): The smallest liquid or dry measure of the Hebrews, equal to about 1 pint. See Weights and Measures.
The New Interpreter’s Dictionary of the Bible, Volumes 1–5
LOG
LOG [לֹגlogh, עֵץʿets, קוֹרָהqorah; δοκός dokos]. In the OT, log has two meanings. It commonly refers to “timber” for building, burning, or splitting (1 Kgs 5:8–10; Ezek 24:5, 10; Eccl 10:9, respectively). Log (exclusively the Hebrew logh) also denotes the smallest liquid measurement, as in a “log”