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Butter
(Heb. hemah), curdled milk (Gen. 18:8; Judg. 5:25; 2 Sam. 17:29), or butter in the form of the skim of hot milk or cream, called by the Arabs kaimak, a semi-fluid (Job 20:17; 29:6; Deut. 32:14). The words of Prov. 30:33 have been rendered by some "the pressure [not churning] of milk bringeth forth cheese." Bibliography Information
Easton, Matthew George. M.A., D.D., "Biblical Meaning for 'butter' Eastons Bible Dictionary".
bible-history.com - Eastons; 1897.

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