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אָבָק

Reinier de Blois

(1) noun m | ‏ אבק
(a) Sand | ‏ מֹץ, מַק, עָפָר
= finely powdered substance, laying on the ground or on other objects or carried about by the wind; consisting of earth, soot, or other material; often associated with conditions that are transitory and do not endure  - dust  (EXO.9:9; DEU.28:24; EZK.26:10 ...)
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(b) Sand > Non-Exist (State/Process) verb qal ‏עלה כָּאָבָק‎ | ‏ מַק
= to go up and disappear like dust blown away by the wind  - to go up like dust > to disappear  (ISA.5:24) [show/hide contextual meanings]
(c) Sand > Non-Exist (State/Process) verb qal ‏היה כָּאָבָק דַּק‎ | ‏ מֹץ
= to become like fine dust and disappear  - to become like fine dust > to disappear  (ISA.29:5) [show/hide contextual meanings]