REED / 7070

Original Word: hnq (noun masculine)
Strong's Definition: from 07069; a reed (as erect); by resemblance a rod (especially for measuring), shaft, tube, stem, the radius (of the arm), beam (of a steelyard)
Translated As: balance, bone, branch, calamus, cane, reed, × spearman, stalk.
IPD Definition:
  1. reed, stalk, bone, balances
    1. stalk
    2. water-plant, reed
    3. calamus (aromatic reed)
    4. derived meanings
      1. measuring-rod
      2. reed (as unit of measure -6cubits)
      3. beam (of scales - for scales themselves)
      4. shaft (of lampstand)
      5. branches (of lampstand)
      6. shoulder-joint
Transliteration: qaneh
Phonetics: kaw-neh'
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