|Easton's Bible Dictionary|
(batsek, meaning "swelling, " i.e., in fermentation). The dough the Israelites had prepared for baking was carried away by them out of Egypt in their kneading-troughs (Exodus 12:34, 39). In the process of baking, the dough had to be turned (Hosea 7:8).
Noah Webster's Dictionary
1. (n.) Paste of bread; a soft mass of moistened flour or meal, kneaded or unkneaded, but not yet baked; as, to knead dough.
2. (n.) Anything of the consistency of such paste.
Int. Standard Bible Encyclopedia
do. See BREAD.
Dough (15 Occurrences)
Matthew 13:33 He spoke another parable to them. "The Kingdom of Heaven is like yeast, which a woman took, and hid in three measures of meal, until it was all leavened." (See NIV)
Luke 13:21 It is like yeast, which a woman took and hid in three measures of flour, until it was all leavened." (See NIV)
Romans 11:16 Now if the firstfruits of the dough are holy, so also is the whole mass; and if the root of a tree is holy, so also are the branches. (WEY NAS RSV NIV)
1 Corinthians 5:6 It is no good thing--this which you make the ground of your boasting. Do you not know that a little yeast corrupts the whole of the dough? (WEY NAS NIV)
1 Corinthians 5:7 Get rid of the old yeast so that you may be dough of a new kind; for in fact you *are* free from corruption. For our Passover Lamb has already been offered in sacrifice--even Christ. (WEY)
Galatians 5:9 A little yeast corrupts the whole of the dough. (WEY NAS NIV)
Exodus 12:34 The people took their dough before it was leavened, their kneading troughs being bound up in their clothes on their shoulders. (WEB KJV JPS ASV DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV NIV)
Exodus 12:39 They baked unleavened cakes of the dough which they brought forth out of Egypt; for it wasn't leavened, because they were thrust out of Egypt, and couldn't wait, neither had they prepared for themselves any food. (WEB KJV JPS ASV DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV NIV)
Numbers 15:20 Of the first of your dough you shall offer up a cake for a wave offering: as the wave offering of the threshing floor, so you shall heave it. (WEB KJV JPS ASV DBY WBS YLT NAS)
Numbers 15:21 Of the first of your dough you shall give to Yahweh a wave offering throughout your generations. (WEB KJV JPS ASV DBY WBS YLT NAS)
2 Samuel 13:8 So Tamar went to her brother Amnon's house; and he was laid down. She took dough, and kneaded it, and made cakes in his sight, and baked the cakes. (WEB JPS ASV YLT NAS RSV NIV)
Nehemiah 10:37 and that we should bring the first fruits of our dough, and our wave offerings, and the fruit of all manner of trees, the new wine and the oil, to the priests, to the chambers of the house of our God; and the tithes of our ground to the Levites; for they, the Levites, take the tithes in all the cities of our tillage. (WEB KJV JPS ASV WBS YLT NAS)
Jeremiah 7:18 The children gather wood, and the fathers kindle the fire, and the women knead the dough, to make cakes to the queen of the sky, and to pour out drink offerings to other gods, that they may provoke me to anger. (WEB KJV JPS ASV DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV NIV)
Ezekiel 44:30 The first of all the first fruits of every thing, and every offering of everything, of all your offerings, shall be for the priest: you shall also give to the priests the first of your dough, to cause a blessing to rest on your house. (WEB KJV JPS ASV DBY WBS YLT NAS)
Hosea 7:4 They are all adulterers. They are burning like an oven that the baker stops stirring, from the kneading of the dough, until it is leavened. (WEB KJV JPS ASV DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV NIV)