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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary
Strong's #2852 - חָתַךְ
1) to divide, determine
1a) (Niphal) to be determined, be decreed, be settled, be marked out
Jeff Benner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
חָתַךְ properly to cut, to divide, as in Ch. and Rabb. (cogn. to the roots which begin with קץ, קט, קש), hence to decree, to determine.
Niphal pass. Daniel 9:24, “seventy weeks נֶחְתַּךְ עַל עַמְּךָ are determined (and shall come) upon thy people.” Theodor. and Gr. Venet. συνετμήθησαν, τέτμηνται. LXX. ἐκρίθησαν.
the Third Week after Epiphany