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Paddle

PADDLE (יָתֵד, H3845). A word found only in Deuteronomy 23:13 (KJV; RSV STICK), where it refers to a wooden spade to be used for latrine purposes. The word entered the KJV via the [[Geneva Bible]]; in early Eng. it referred to a small shovel used for cleaning a ploughshare. International Standard Bible Encyclopedia (1915) De 23:13 (Hebrew 14), the [[Revised Version]] margin "shovel."