Word Summary
soleth: fine flour
Original Word: סֹלֶת
Transliteration: soleth
Phonetic Spelling: (so'-leth)
Part of Speech: Noun Feminine
Short Definition: fine flour
Meaning: fine flour
Strong's Concordance
fine flour, meal

From an unused root meaning to strip; flour (as chipped off) -- (fine) flour, meal.


H5560. soleth

סֹ֫לֶת53 noun feminineLeviticus 2:5 (compare on Gender AlbrZAW xvi (1896), 106) fine flour (ᵐ5σεμίδαλις, ᵑ9simila) (Late Hebrew id.; Aramaic סוּלְתָּא‎; Arabic a kind of barley without husks Lane1401; Assyrian sillatu, or šillatu, a kind of grain (?) Meissner-RostBAS iii, 361; also ¾ul¾a, ¾uruti, flour, as loan-word in Egyptian, Bondi84 WMMAs.u.Eur.101); — absolute ׳סGenesis 18:6 +, construct ׳סExodus 29:9 +; suffix סָלְתָּהּLeviticus 2:2; — fine flour, used in king's household 1 Kings 5:2 ("" קֵמַח‎), for honoured guests ס ׳קֶמַחGenesis 18:6 (J), a se'ah of it sold for a shekel in time of scarcity 2 Kings 7:1, 16, 18 (see Benz); luxurious food Ezekiel 16:13, 19 (of Jerusalem under figure of woman); elsewhere only in offerings 46:14; 1 Chronicles 9:29; 23:29, and P; ׳ס חִטִּיםExodus 29:2, ׳ס29:40, Leviticus 2:1 13t. Leviticus; Numbers 6:15 26t. Numbers.

סַם‎ see סמם‎.