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Strong's #2251 - חָבַט

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a primitive root
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1) to beat, beat out, beat off, thresh

1a) (Qal)

1a1) to beat out

1a2) to beat off

1b) (Niphal) to be beaten out

Greek Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 4463 ‑ ῥαβδίζω (hrab‑did'‑zo);  1621 ‑ ἐκτινάσσω (ek‑tin‑as'‑so);  
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Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

2140) ubh (ההבתה HhBTh) AC: Knock CO: ? AB: ?: A fruit tree is beat at the trunk so that the fruit will fall from it to the ground.

V) ubh (ההבתה HhBTh) - Knock: To knock a tree to remove its fruit, also a threshing. KJV (5): (vf: Paal, Niphal) beat, thresh - Strongs: H2251 (חָבַט)

AHL Definitions Copyright: ©1999-2024
Jeff Benner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 [חָבַט] verb beat off, beat out (Late Hebrew id.; strike, beat, Arabic , Aramaic , חֲבַט) —

Qal Imperfect יַחְבֹּט Isaiah 27:12; 3 feminine singular וַתַּחְבֹּט Ruth 2:17; 2 masculine singular תַּחְבֹּט Deuteronomy 24:20; Participle חֹבֵט Judges 6:11; —

1 beat off, זֵיתְךָ Deuteronomy 24:20.

2 beat out (grain), Gideon חֹבֵט חִטִּים בַּגַּת Judges 6:11, so Ruth 2:17, of small quantities; — distinct from threshing on open floor, with cattle; figurative of ׳י s judgment, and subsequent gathering of Israel Isaiah 27:12 (no object expressed), so Che Di Du; Ges Hi Kn Brd place below 1; VB undecided.

Niph`al Imperfect יֵחָ֫בֶט Isaiah 28:27 fennel (קֵצַךְ) beaten out בַּמַּטֶּה.

חֲבָיָה, חֲבִיָּה, חֳבָיָה see below חבה.

חֶבְיוֺן see below חבה.

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

חָבַט fut. יַחְבֹּט to beat out, or off, with a stick (Arab. خبط to beat off leaves with a stick).

(1) to beat off apples or olives from the tree, Deuteronomy 24:20; Isaiah 27:12.

(2) to beat out or thresh corn with a stick or flail, Judges 6:11; Ruth 2:17. (Arab. خبط.)

Niphal, pass. of No. 2, Isaiah 28:27.

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List of Word Forms
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