6320. puk
Strong's Concordance
puk: antimony, stibium
Original Word: פּוּך
Part of Speech: Noun Masculine
Transliteration: puk
Phonetic Spelling: (pook)
Short Definition: antimony
מּוּךְ noun [masculine] antimony, stibium (Late Hebrew = Biblical Hebrew; compare possibly Arabic open, separate; Syriac pulverize; but מּוּךְ perhaps foreign word); — black mineral powder, for increasing brilliance of eyes by darkening edges of lids; ׳וַתָּשֶׂם בֵּמּ עֵינֶוהָ 2 Kings 9:30, ׳תִּקְרְעִי וגו Jeremiah 4:30; (on practice in Arabic see WeGGN, 1893, 443; in Egypt, LaneMod.Egypt.ed. 5, i. 45 f.); figurative Isaiah 54:11 of dark cement setting off precious stones (but WeDLZ, Aug. 2, 1890 CheHpt and others read נֹפֶךְ q. v.); ׳אַבְנֵי פ 1 Chronicles 29:2 are perhaps stones of brilliant hue of antimony. — compare proper name קֶרֶן הַמּוּךְ, and כָּחַל.

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance
fair colors, glistering, painted

From an unused root meaning to paint; dye (specifically, stibium for the eyes) -- fair colours, glistering, paint(-ed) (-ing).

Forms and Transliterations
בַּפּ֤וּךְ בַּפּוּךְ֙ בַפּוּךְ֙ בפוך פ֣וּךְ פוך bap·pūḵ ḇap·pūḵ bapPuch bappūḵ ḇappūḵ fuch p̄ūḵ vappuCh
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Strong's Hebrew 6320
4 Occurrences

bap·pūḵ — 2 Occ.
p̄ūḵ — 1 Occ.
ḇap·pūḵ — 1 Occ.

2 Kings 9:30
HEB: שָׁמְעָ֗ה וַתָּ֨שֶׂם בַּפּ֤וּךְ עֵינֶ֙יהָ֙ וַתֵּ֣יטֶב
INT: heard appoint fair colours her eyes and adorned

1 Chronicles 29:2
HEB: וּמִלּוּאִ֜ים אַבְנֵי־ פ֣וּךְ וְרִקְמָ֗ה וְכֹ֨ל
NAS: [stones], stones of antimony and stones of various colors,
KJV: and [stones] to be set, glistering stones,
INT: and inlaid stones of antimony and stones and all

Isaiah 54:11
HEB: אָנֹכִ֜י מַרְבִּ֤יץ בַּפּוּךְ֙ אֲבָנַ֔יִךְ וִיסַדְתִּ֖יךְ
NAS: your stones in antimony, And your foundations I will lay
KJV: thy stones with fair colours, and lay thy foundations
INT: I will set antimony your stones and your foundations

Jeremiah 4:30
HEB: כִּֽי־ תִקְרְעִ֤י בַפּוּךְ֙ עֵינַ֔יִךְ לַשָּׁ֖וְא
NAS: your eyes with paint, In vain
KJV: thy face with painting, in vain
INT: Although enlarge paint your eyes vain

4 Occurrences

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