bone n

OE bán.

  1. Material frame; physical portion; tangible part; corporeal segment of a human being; (see Isaiah 58:11).
  2. Core; root; heart; inner part; [fig.] soul; source of intuition.
  3. Dry skeleton unit; dead osseous tissue; [fig.] part; piece; rigid portion.
  4. Remains; skeletons; corpses; dead body parts; [fig.] mortality; death; (see Genesis 50:25).
  5. Vital skeleton unit; living osseous tissue; hard organic interior structure; [fig.] aid; inner support; sustaining structure; (see Job 4:14).