She took the pan and poured them out before him, but he refused to eat. Amnon said, “Have all men leave me.” So every man went out from him. Bible

“pan.” The Hebrew is a rare word, maserath (#04958 מַשְׂרֵת), only occurring here in the Old Testament but well attested in post-biblical Hebrew. There is no reason not to believe that shallow pans would have been available, especially among the king’s household, for specialty baking.

Commentary for: 2 Samuel 13:9