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אֹרֶךְ

Reinier de Blois

(1) noun m | ‏ ארךְ
(a) Dimension (State/Process)
= the greater or greatest of two or more dimensions of an object }  - length  (GEN.6:15; EXO.25:10,17 ...)
     Measuring ; Size [show/hide contextual meanings]
(b) Dimension (State/Process) ‏לְאֹרֶךְ וּלְרֹחַב‎
literally: through (its) length and to (its) breadth; hence: = pertaining to the entire surface of an object  - through length and through breadth > entirely  (GEN.13:17)
     Size [show/hide contextual meanings]
(c) Extent (State/Process) ‏אֹרֶךְ יָמִים‎
literally: length of days; hence: = an extended period of time  - long life; old age  (DEU.30:20; JOB.12:12; PSA.21:5 ...)
     Time [show/hide contextual meanings]
(d) Patient (State/Process) ‏אֹרֶךְ אַפַּיִם‎
literally: length of nostrils; hence: = state of not being given to anger; applies to: human  - slowness to anger; patience  (PRO.25:15)
     Temper ; Human [show/hide contextual meanings]