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E.W. Bullinger's Companion Bible Notes

Numbers 28



Verse 1

the LORD. Hebrew. Jehovah. App-4.

spake. See note on Numbers 1:1.

Verse 2

children = sons.

offering = approach offering Hebrew. korban. App-43.

bread. Figure of speech Synecdoche (of Species), App-6, put for all kinds of food.

sweet savour. See note on Leviticus 1:9.

offer = bring near. Hebrew. karab. App-43.

due season = appointed time. Hebrew. mo"ed. See note on Genesis 1:14.

Verse 3

without spot. Hebrew. tamim, without blemish. See App-26.

Verse 4

offer = prepare. Hebrew. "asah. App-43.

at even = between the evenings.

Verse 5

meat offering. Hebrew. minchah = meal or gift offering. App-43.

Verse 7

holy. See note on Exodus 3:5.

strong wine. Hebrew. shekar. App-27.

Verse 10

beside = over and above.

Verse 11

offer = bring near. Hebrew. karav. App-43.

Verse 12

tenth deals. See App-51.

Verse 14

wine. Hebrew. yayin. App-27.

Verse 15

sin offering. Hebrew. chat"a, App-43.

Verse 16

fourteenth. Compare Exodus 12:2, Exodus 12:14, Exodus 12:18. Leviticus 23:5.

first. Compare Leviticus 23:7.

Verse 22

atonement. See note on Exodus 29:33.

Verse 23

beside = in addition to, as in Numbers 28:31 (not "upon", as in Numbers 28:10 and Numbers 28:24).

Verse 26

in the day = at the time. See App-18.

after your weeks be out = on the eve of your weeks.

Verse 30

And. This word, "and", is read in some codices, with Samaritan Pentateuch, Septuagint, Syriac, and Vulgate.


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Bullinger, Ethelbert William. "Commentary on Numbers 28:4". "E.W. Bullinger's Companion bible Notes". 1909-1922.

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