Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary
Strong's #2873 - טָבַח
Nm) hbu (תהבהה ThBHh) - I. Slaughter:The act of slaughtering. Also the meat of the slaughter. II. Guard:As one who prevents a slaughter of a ruler. [Hebrew and Aramaic] III. Cook:One who slaughters animals for food. KJV (45): slaughter, slay, sore, beast, guard, cook - Strongs: H2874 (טֶבַח), H2876 (טַבָּח), H2877 (טַבָּח)
Jeff Brenner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
(1) to kill (cattle), Ex. 21:37 specially for food, 1 Samuel 25:11; Proverbs 9:2. As to killing in sacrifice, the cognate verb זָבַח is used, which see. (Eth. ጠብሐ፡ to kill, to cut the throat. Arab. طبغ to cook, to roast, compare אֲבַטִּיחִים.)
(2) to kill, to slay men, Psalms 37:14; Lamentations 2:21; Ezekiel 21:15.
Derivatives, מַטְבֵּחַ and the following words
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