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|English to Hebrew translations [Non-PRO]|
|English term or phrase: Staff|
|Like a shepherd's staff, especially from anitiquity|
A shephers's staff would be translated as mateh (mem tet heh), for example when Moses hit the rock with his staff to provide the israelites with water.
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Misha'n or Shevet
If you are looking for the shepherd's staff from Psalm 23, then it would be either
Misha'n - rod
Shevet - staff
which are used interchangably with each other throughout the Bible.
Local time: 17:30
Native speaker of: English
PRO pts in pair: 8
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