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Old Testament Hebrew

Entry for Strong's #6256 - עֵת

Transliteration:
‛êth
Phonetics:
ayth  
Word Origin:
from (05703)
Parts of Speech:
Noun Feminine
TWOT:
1650b
Word Definition  [ Brown-Drivers-Briggs' | Strong's ]
Brown-Driver-Briggs' Definition
  1. time
    1. time (of an event)
    2. time (usual)
    3. experiences, fortunes
    4. occurrence, occasion
Greek Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 723 ‑ ἄροτρον (ar'‑ot‑ron);   1565 ‑ ἐκεῖνος (ek‑i'‑nos);   1622 ‑ ἐκτός (ek‑tos');   1883 ‑ ἐπάνω (ep‑an'‑o);   2120 ‑ εὐκαιρία (yoo‑kahee‑ree'‑ah);   2121 ‑ εὔκαιρος (yoo'‑kahee‑ros);   2192 ‑ ἔχω (ekh'‑o);   2250 ‑ ἡμέρα (hay‑mer'‑ah);   2540 ‑ καιρός (kahee‑ros');   2563 ‑ κάλαμος (kal'‑am‑os);   3326 ‑ μετά (met‑ah');   3348 ‑ μετέχω (met‑ekh'‑o);   4009 ‑ πέρας (per'‑as);   5550 ‑ χρόνος (khron'‑os);   5610 ‑ ὥρα (ho'‑rah);   3314 ‑ μεσημβρία (mes‑ame‑bree'‑ah);  
Frequency / Word  [ Book | Word ]
Verse Results
KJV (296)NAS (286)HCS (274)
Genesis9
Exodus3
Leviticus3
Numbers2
Deuteronomy18
Joshua7
Judges10
Ruth1
1 Samuel4
2 Samuel3
1 Kings7
2 Kings11
1 Chronicles7
2 Chronicles16
Ezra3
Nehemiah7
Esther4
Job10
Psalms22
Proverbs5
Ecclesiastes18
Song of Solomon1
Isaiah11
Jeremiah34
Ezekiel14
Daniel13
Hosea3
Joel1
Amos1
Micah3
Zephaniah3
Haggai2
Zechariah2
Genesis8
Exodus3
Leviticus3
Numbers2
Deuteronomy18
Joshua5
Judges10
Ruth1
1 Samuel4
2 Samuel2
1 Kings7
2 Kings11
1 Chronicles6
2 Chronicles14
Ezra3
Nehemiah7
Esther4
Job10
Psalms22
Proverbs5
Ecclesiastes17
Song of Solomon1
Isaiah11
Jeremiah33
Ezekiel14
Daniel13
Hosea3
Joel1
Amos1
Micah3
Zephaniah3
Haggai2
Zechariah2
Genesis8
Exodus3
Leviticus3
Numbers2
Deuteronomy18
Joshua5
Judges9
Ruth1
1 Samuel3
2 Samuel2
1 Kings6
2 Kings11
1 Chronicles7
2 Chronicles14
Ezra3
Nehemiah6
Esther4
Job10
Psalms21
Proverbs5
Ecclesiastes40
Song of Solomon1
Isaiah10
Jeremiah36
Ezekiel15
Daniel15
Hosea3
Joel1
Amos2
Micah3
Zephaniah4
Haggai2
Zechariah1
Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

1367) to (אהת AhT) AC: ? CO: ? AB: Time: A period of time as a moment or season.

A) to (אהת AhT) AC: ? CO: ? AB: Time

Nf ) to (אהת AhT) - Time: KJV (296): time, season, when, always - Strongs: H6256 (עֵת)

fm) ito (אהתי AhTY) - Ready: KJV (1): fit - Strongs: H6261 (עִתִּי)

H) eto (אהתה AhTH) AC: ? CO: ? AB: Now: The present time.

Nm) eto (אהתה AhTH) - Now: KJV (9): now, whereas, henceforth, straightway - Strongs: H6258 (עַתָּה)

sm) nito (אהתינ AhTYN) - Now: [Aramaic only] [df: Nyda]KJV (57): then, now, time - Strongs: H116 (אֱדַיִן)

J) tfo (אהות AhWT) AC: Speak CO: ? AB: ?: [Unknown connection to root;]

V) tfo (אהות AhWT) - Speak: KJV (1): (vf: Paal) speak - Strongs: H5790 (עוּת)

Adopted Roots:

AHL Definitions Copyright: ©1999-2013
Jeff Brenner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 עֵת297 noun feminine Amos 5:13 and (seldom, mostly late) masculine Ezra 10:14 time (Late Hebrew id.; Phoenician עת; Assyrian inu, ittu, time; Talmud עַנְתָּא; clearly from a √ ענה, but doubtful whether I. ׳ע ); — absolute ׳ע Hosea 10:12 +, construct ׳ע Genesis 24:12 + עֶתֿ Leviticus 15:25 + 5t.; suffix עִתּוֺ Hosea 2:11 +, etc.; plural, late, עִתִּים 1 Chronicles 12:32 +, suffix עִתֶּיךָ, Isaiah 33:6; עִתּוֺת Psalm 9:10; Psalm 10:1, suffix עִתֹּתָ֑י Psalm 31:16; — ׳ע only twice P, once H; —

1 time of an event, etc.:

a. usually (213t.) with preposition: with בְּ (142t.), especially הַהִוא׳בָּע Genesis 21:22 (E) in that time, Genesis 38:1 (J), Numbers 22:4 (E), Deuteronomy 1:9 14t. Deuteronomy; הַהִיא׳בָּע Joshua 5:2; Amos 5:13; Daniel 12:1 (twice in verse). + (69t., not in P); הַזּאֹת׳בָּע Esther 4:14, בָּעִתִּים הָהֵם 2 Chronicles 15:5; Daniel 11:14; בְּכָלעֵֿת at all times Exodus 18:22,26 (E), Leviticus 16:2 (P) Psalm 34:2 +; = continually Proverbs 8:30, בְּכָלעֵֿת אֲשֶׁר Esther 5:13 as long as I see Mordecai; with לְ (31t.; compare ל

6, p. 516 above), 2 Samuel 11:1 + at the time, but Ezekiel 12:27 for distant times, compare לְעֵת כָּזֹאת Esther 4:14, etc.; with כְּ (21t.; compare כ 1 a, p. 453above), הַזּאֹת׳מָחָר כָּע Joshua 11:6 (JE) tomorrow about this time, usually מָחָר׳כָּע (Kö Synt. 401 o) Exodus 9:18 (J), 1 Samuel 9:16 (compare Dr), 1 Samuel 20:12; 1 Kings 19:2; 1 Kings 20:6; 2 Kings 7:1,18; 2 Kings 10:6; כָּעֵת חַיָה; כָּעֵת הָרִאשׁוֺן Isaiah 8:23 at the former time; כָּעֵת alone Numbers 23:23 (JE) at this time = now (probably, compare Di), Judges 13:23; Judges 21:22 , etc.; with מִן (8t.), מִן הָעֵת הַהִא Nehemiah 13:21, etc.; with עַד (12t.), הַהִיא׳עַדהָֿע Nehemiah 6:1 up to that time, מֵעֵת עַדעֵֿת Ezekiel 4:10,11etc. (5t. Daniel); with אלֿ, מֵעֵת אֶלעֵֿת 1 Chronicles 9:25.

b often construct defined by n.following: בְּעֵת צָהֳרָ֑יִם Jeremiah 20:16, לְעֵת (הָ)עֶרֶב 2 Samuel 11:12; Genesis 8:11; Genesis 24:11 (both J), Isaiah 17:14; Zechariah 14:7; עַדעֵֿת הָעָ֑רֶב Joshua 8:29 (JE), כְּעֵת מִנְחַתעֶרֶב Daniel 9:21, redundantly לְעֶתיֿוֺם בְּיוֺם 1 Chronicles 12:22, (ה)קָצִיר׳ע Jeremiah 50:16; Jeremiah 51:33, הַוָּמִיר׳ע Song of Solomon 2:12, וִקְנָה׳ע 1 Kings 11:4; 1 Kings 15:23; Psalm 71:9, אַמְּךָ׳בְּע Jeremiah 18:23 = מָּנְיךָ׳לְע Psalm 21:10 (of anger), לְעִתּוֺת בַּצָּרָה Psalm 9:10; Psalm 10:1 at time destitution (see בַּצָּרָה), etc.

c. followed by infinitive בּוֺא הַשֶּׁמֶשׁ׳לְע Joshua 10:27 (JE), 2 Chronicles 18:34, קָרְאָם׳בְּע Jeremiah 11:14 a (read בְּעֵת also v b, Gie), etc.

d. followed by clause with finite verb (in poetry or late) Deuteronomy 32:35; Job 6:17; 2 Chronicles 20:22; 24:11; 29:27 + (compare 2 c).

2. a. = usual time: צֵאת׳לְע 2 Samuel 11:1 at time of kings' going forth = 1 Chronicles 20:1; בְּעֵת יַחֵם Genesis 31:10; עֵת לֶדֶת Job 39:1,2.

b. proper, suitable time: rain בְּעִתּוֺ Deuteronomy 11:14 Jeremiah 5:24 +, compare Leviticus 26:4 (H), also Psalm 1:3; Psalm 104:27; Psalm 145:15; Proverbs 15:23; Isaiah 60:22; Ecclesiastes 3:11 עֵת מִלְחָמָה Ecclesiastes 3:8; שָׁלוֺם׳ע Ecclesiastes 3:8; followed by infinitive Hosea 10:12, הַעֵת לָקַחַת 2 Kings 5:26 is it a time to take money? Haggai 1:4, עֶתבֵּֿיתלְהִבָּנוֺת ׳י Haggai 1:2 (v:a read עַתָּ בָּא Hi We Now and others); עֵתלַעֲשׂוֺת Psalm 119:126, compare Ecclesiastes 3:2-8 (26t.); absolute כִּי עֵת Hosea 13:13 (Hi We and others; Gu Kau gives עַתָּ; > Now כָּעֵת); absolute with negative Job 22:16; Ecclesiastes 7:17; hence (late) יוֺדְעֵי בִינָהלָעִתִּים 1 Chronicles 12:32, יִדְעֵי הָעִתִּים Esther 1:13i.e. astrologers, etc.

c. appointed time, ׳בְּעֵת תֵּת וגו 1 Samuel 18:19 at the appointed time of giving, Ezekiel 7:7,12; Isaiah 13:22, מְּקֻדָּתָם׳ע Jeremiah 8:12; Jeremiah 10:15 = Jeremiah 51:18; Jeremiah 46:21; Jeremiah 50:27 compare (with finite verb) Jeremiah 6:15; Jeremiah 49:8; Jeremiah 50:31, אַרְצוֺ׳ע Jeremiah 27:7, גּוֺיִם׳ע Ezekiel 30:3,לְעִתִּיםמְזֻמָּנִים Ezra 10:14; Nehemiah 10:35 compareNehemiah 13:31; מוֺעֵד׳עַדעֿ 2 Samuel 24:15; Psalm 103:14 ("" מוֺעֵד), etc.; compare עֵת וּמִשְׁמָּט Ecclesiastes 8:5,6 (for time of judgment),עִתּוֺ Ecclesiastes 9:12; especially לְעֵת קֵץ Daniel 8:7; compare Daniel 11:35,40; Daniel 12:4,9, עֲוֺן קֵץ׳כְּע Ezekiel 21:30; Ezekiel 21:34; compare Ezekiel 35:5; לְקֵץ הָעִתִּים Daniel 11:13.

d. as uncertainעֵת וָפֶגַע Ecclesiastes 9:11.

3 = experiences, fortunes, plural אֱמוּנַתעִתֶּיךָ Isaiah 33:6; Psalm 31:16; הָעִתִּים אֲשֶׁר עָֽבְרוּ עָלָיו 1 Chronicles 29:30

4 occurrence, occasions (= מַּעַם), רַבּוֺת עִתִּים Nehemiah 9:28 great numbers of times (= very often).

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List of Word Forms
בְּ֭עֵת בְּעִתִּ֥ים בְּעִתָּ֑ם בְּעִתָּ֥הּ בְּעִתָּֽם׃ בְּעִתּ֑וֹ בְּעִתּ֔וֹ בְּעִתּ֖וֹ בְּעִתּ֗וֹ בְּעִתּ֣וֹ בְּעִתּֽוֹ׃ בְּעֵ֖ת בְּעֵ֛ת בְּעֵ֣ת בְּעֵ֤ת בְּעֵ֥ת בְּעֵ֥ת־ בְּעֵ֧ת בְּעֵת֙ בְּעֵת֩ בְּעֵת־ בְעִתּ֑וֹ בָּֽעֵת־ בָּעִתִּֽים׃ בָּעֵ֣ת בָּעֵ֤ת בָּעֵ֥ת בָּעֵ֨ת בָּעֵת֩ בָֽעֵת־ בעת בעת־ בעתה בעתו בעתו׃ בעתים בעתים׃ בעתם בעתם׃ הַעֵ֞ת הַעֵ֤ת הָֽעִתִּ֑ים הָֽעִתִּ֤ים הָעִתִּֽים׃ הָעֵ֗ת הָעֵ֣ת הָעֵת֙ העת העתים העתים׃ וְהָעִתִּ֗ים וְהָעֵ֣ת וְכָעֵ֕ת וְעֵ֖ת וְעֵ֣ת וְעֵ֥ת וְעֵֽת־ וְעֵת֙ וּבְעֵ֞ת וּבְעֵ֣ת וּבְעֵ֤ת וּבְעֵ֥ת וּבְעֵת֙ וּבְעֵת֩ וּבָעִתִּ֣ים וּבָעֵ֖ת וּבָעֵ֣ת וּבָעֵ֤ת וּבָעֵ֨ת וּכְעֵ֣ת וּכְעֵת֩ וּלְעִתִּ֥ים וּלְעֵ֥ת וּמֵעֵ֗ת וּמֵעֵת֙ ובעת ובעתים והעת והעתים וכעת ולעת ולעתים ומעת ועת ועת־ כְּעֵ֖ת כָּ֭עֵת כָּעֵ֗ת כָּעֵ֣ת כָּעֵ֣ת ׀ כָּעֵ֤ת ׀ כָּעֵ֥ת כָעֵ֤ת כעת לְעִתִּ֣ים לְעִתִּ֥ים לְעִתּ֥וֹת לְעֵ֖ת לְעֵ֣ת לְעֵ֣ת ׀ לְעֵ֥ת לְעֵ֪ת לְעֵֽת־ לְעֵת֙ לְעֵת֩ לְעֶת־ לַֽעִתִּ֔ים לעת לעת־ לעתות לעתים מֵעֵ֥ת מֵעֵ֬ת מעת עִתִּ֑ים עִתִּֽים׃ עִתֵּךְ֙ עִתֶּ֔יךָ עִתֶּֽךָ׃ עִתָּ֑הּ עִתָּ֔הּ עִתָּ֣ם עִתֹּתָ֑י עִתּ֗וֹ עֵ֑ת עֵ֕ת עֵ֖ת עֵ֗ת עֵ֚ת עֵ֛ת עֵ֣ת עֵ֤ת עֵ֥ת עֵ֨ת עֵ֨ת ׀ עֵ֭ת עֵֽת־ עֵֽת׃ עֵת֒ עֵת֙ עֶת־ עת עת־ עת׃ עתה עתו עתיך עתים עתים׃ עתך עתך׃ עתם עתתי ‘êṯ ‘eṯ- ‘êṯ- ‘it·tāh ‘it·tām ‘it·te·ḵā ‘it·têḵ ‘it·tîm ‘it·tō·ṯāy ‘it·tōw ‘ittāh ‘ittām ‘ittêḵ ‘itteḵā ‘ittîm ‘ittōṯāy ‘ittōw bā‘êṯ bā‘êṯ- ḇā‘êṯ- bā‘ittîm bā·‘êṯ bā·‘êṯ- ḇā·‘êṯ- bā·‘it·tîm baEt baitTim bə‘êṯ bə‘êṯ- bə‘ittāh bə‘ittām bə‘ittîm bə‘ittōw ḇə‘ittōw bə·‘êṯ bə·‘êṯ- bə·‘it·tāh bə·‘it·tām bə·‘it·tîm bə·‘it·tōw ḇə·‘it·tōw beEt beitTah beitTam beitTim beitTo chaEt et ha‘êṯ hā‘êṯ hā‘ittîm ha·‘êṯ hā·‘êṯ hā·‘it·tîm haEt haitTim itTah itTam itteCh itTecha itTeicha itTim itTo ittoTai kā‘êṯ ḵā‘êṯ kā·‘êṯ ḵā·‘êṯ kaEt kə‘êṯ kə·‘êṯ keEt la‘ittîm la·‘it·tîm laitTim lə‘êṯ lə‘eṯ- lə‘êṯ- lə‘ittîm lə‘ittōwṯ lə·‘êṯ lə·‘eṯ- lə·‘êṯ- lə·‘it·tîm lə·‘it·tō·wṯ leEt leitTim leitTot mê‘êṯ mê·‘êṯ meEt ū·ḇā·‘êṯ ū·ḇā·‘it·tîm ū·ḇə·‘êṯ ū·ḵə·‘êṯ ū·lə·‘êṯ ū·lə·‘it·tîm ū·mê·‘êṯ ūḇā‘êṯ ūḇā‘ittîm ūḇə‘êṯ ucheEt ūḵə‘êṯ ūlə‘êṯ ūlə‘ittîm uleEt uleitTim ūmê‘êṯ umeEt uvaEt uvaitTim uveEt vaet vechaEt veEt vehaEt vehaitTim veitTo wə‘êṯ wə‘êṯ- wə·‘êṯ wə·‘êṯ- wə·hā·‘êṯ wə·hā·‘it·tîm wə·ḵā·‘êṯ wəhā‘êṯ wəhā‘ittîm wəḵā‘êṯ
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