Meat Offering in Easton's Bible Dictionary
(Heb. minhah), originally a gift of any kind. This Hebrew word
came latterly to denote an "unbloody" sacrifice, as
opposed to a
"bloody" sacrifice. A "drink-offering" generally
The law regarding it is given in Lev. 2, and 6:14-23.
It was a
recognition of the sovereignty of God and of his
giving all earthly blessings (1 Chr. 29:10-14; Deut.
It was an offering which took for granted and was
based on the
offering for sin. It followed the sacrifice of blood.
presented every day with the burnt-offering (Ex.
29:40, 41), and
consisted of flour or of cakes prepared in a special
oil and frankincense.