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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary
Strong's #2938 - טָעַם
1) to taste, perceive, eat
1a) (Qal) to taste
Nm) mou (תהאהמ ThAhM) - I. Taste:[Hebrew and Aramaic] II. Decree:As perceived. [Aramaic only] KJV (43): taste, judgment, behaviour, advice, understanding, commandment, matter, command, account, decree, regarded, wisdom - Strongs: H2940 (טַעַם), H2941 (טַעַם), H2942 (טְעֵם)
Jeff Benner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
(1) to taste (as in all the cognate languages)
(a) to try the flavour, Job 12:11.
(b) to taste, to eat a little, 1 Samuel 14:24, 29 1 Samuel 14:29, 43 1 Samuel 14:43; Jonah 3:7.
(c) to perceive by the taste or flavour, 2 Samuel 19:36. Metaph.
(2) to perceive mentally [or spiritually], Proverbs 31:18. Psalms 34:9, טַעֲמוּ וּרְאוּ כִּי־טוֹב יְהֹוָה “taste (perceive) and see that Jehovah is good.”
Hence the words immediately following, and מַטְעַמִּים.
the Week of Proper 8 / Ordinary 13