|Origin:||as if from xeo (properly, to smooth, by implication [of friction] to boil or heat)|
|In Greek:||xestwn 1|
|In NET:||pots 1|
|In AV:||pot 2|
|Definition:||1) a sextarius
1a) a vessel for measuring liquids, holding about a pint (.5 litre)
2) a wooden pitcher or ewer from which water or wine is poured,
whether holding a sextarius or not
as if from xeo (properly, to smooth; by implication, (of friction) to
boil or heat); a vessel (as fashioned or for cooking) (or perhaps by
corruption from the Latin sextarius, the sixth of a modius, i.e. about
a pint), i.e. (specially), a measure for liquids or solids, (by
analogy, a pitcher):-pot.
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