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Strong's #1055 - בִּיתָן

Root Word (Etymology)
probably from (H1004)
Parts of Speech
Noun Masculine
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1) house, palace

Greek Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 3624 ‑ οἶκος (oy'‑kos);  
Frequency Lists
Verse Results
KJV (3)
Esther 3
NAS (3)
Esther 3
HCS (3)
Esther 3
BSB (3)
Esther 3
ESV (3)
Esther 3
WEB (3)
Esther 3
Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

1045) tb (בת BT) AC: Lodge CO: House AB: ?: The pictograph b is the tent or house. The t is two crossed sticks meaning a mark or sign. The family mark is the name of the patriarch of the family (such as "the house of Jacob") . The primary function of the tent is to provide a protection and a sleeping area at night. (eng: bed - for sleeping at night in the house; both - the letter beyt is the second letter of the Hebrew alphabet)

A) tb (בת BT) AC: ? CO: ? AB: ?: [Unknown meaning;]

Nm) tb (בת BT) - Bat: A standard of measure. KJV (15): bath - Strongs: H1324 (בַּת), H1325 (בַּת)

J) tfb (בות BWT) AC: ? CO: Lodge AB: ?: A place for spending the night.

V) tfb (בות BWT) - Lodge: To spend the night. [Aramaic only] KJV (1): (vf: Paal) passed the night - Strongs: H956 (בּוּת)

M) tib (בית BYT) AC: ? CO: House AB: ?: The house or tent where the family spends the night.

Nm) tib (בית BYT) - I. House:The structure or the family, as a household that resides within the house. II. Within:[Hebrew and Aramaic; The short form " b " is used as a prefix meaning "in" or "with”] KJV (2099): house, household, home, within, family, temple, prison, place, dungeon - Strongs: H1004 (בַּיִת), H1005 (בַּיִת)

mm ) ntib (ביתנ BYTN) - Palace: A large house. KJV (3): palace - Strongs: H1055 (בִּיתָן)

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Jeff Benner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 בִּיתָן noun [masculine] house, palace — absolute הַבִּיתָן Esther 7:7,8 (׳גִּנַּת הב); construct בִּיתַן Esther 1:5 (הַמֶּלֶךְ׳גִּנַּת ב), all garden of ׳בּ; according to Dieulafoy RŠJ 1888, cclxxvii. throne-room, synonym of apadâna in meaning, but compare אַמֶּדֶן.


preposition between, see [בַּיִן] below בין.

Brown-Driver-Briggs Hebrew and English Lexicon, Unabridged, Electronic Database.All rights reserved. Used by permission. BibleSoft.com
Gesenius' Hebrew and Chaldee Definition

בִּיתָן m. constr. בִּיתַן great house, palace, Esther 1:5, 7:7,.

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List of Word Forms
בִּיתַ֖ן ביתן הַבִּיתָ֑ן הַבִּיתָ֜ן הביתן bî·ṯan biTan bîṯan hab·bî·ṯān habbiTan habbîṯān
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