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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary
Strong's #3748 - כְּרִיתוּת
1) divorce, dismissal, divorcement
2291) trk (כרת KRT) AC: Cut CO: ? AB: ?: A cutting off or down of anything. Often used as a cutting of the covenant in the sense that the sacrificial animal is cut in half (see Jeremiah 34:18) . [from: yq- being cut short] (eng: create)
Jeff Brenner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
כְּרִיתוּת and כְּרִיתֻת f. a cutting off from marriage, a divorce; סֵפֶר כְּרִיתֻת Deuteronomy 24:1, Deuteronomy 24:3; Isaiah 50:1 סֵפֶר בְּרִיתֻתִים Jeremiah 3:8, a bill of divorce. Root כָּרַת.
the Week of Proper 25 / Ordinary 30