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Bible Lexicons

Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary

Strong's #4305 - מָטַר

Transliteration
mâṭar
Phonetics
maw-tar'
Origin
a primitive root
Parts of Speech
Verb
TWOT
1187
Definition
Brown-Driver-Briggs'

1) to rain

1a) (Niphal) to be rained on or upon

1b) (Hiphil)

1b1) to rain, send rain

1b2) to rain hail, send hail

Greek Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 1863 ‑ ἐπάγω (ep‑ag'‑o);  3538 ‑ νίπτω (nip'‑to);  
Frequency Lists  
  1. Book
  2. Word
KJV (17)
Genesis
3
Exodus
3
Job
2
Psalms
3
Isaiah
1
Ezekiel
1
Amos
4
NAS (23)
Genesis
5
Exodus
3
Job
3
Psalms
4
Isaiah
1
Ezekiel
1
Amos
6
HCS (17)
Genesis
3
Exodus
3
Job
2
Psalms
3
Isaiah
1
Ezekiel
1
Amos
4
BSB (20)
Genesis
6
Exodus
3
Job
2
Psalms
3
Isaiah
1
Ezekiel
1
Amos
4
ESV (15)
Genesis
3
Numbers
1
Job
2
Psalms
3
Isaiah
1
Ezekiel
1
Amos
4
WEB (18)
Genesis
3
Exodus
3
Job
2
Psalms
3
Isaiah
2
Ezekiel
1
Amos
4
Verse Results
Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

2336) rum (מתהר MThR) AC: Rain CO: Rain AB: ?

V) rum (מתהר MThR) - Rain: KJV (17): (vf: Niphal, Hiphil) rain - Strongs: H4305 (מָטַר)

Nm) rum (מתהר MThR) - Rain: KJV (38): rain - Strongs: H4306 (מָטָר)

AHL Definitions Copyright: ©1999-2021
Jeff Brenner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Gesenius' Hebrew and Chaldee Definition

מָטַר not used in Kal, to rain, like the Chald., Syr., Arab.

Hiphil, to rain, to pour down rain, Genesis 2:5, 7:4 Amos 4:7 used of God, Isaiah 5:6 (here more fully הִמְטִיר מָטָר), followed by עַל upon anything, Am. Isa. loc. cit. It is applied to other things which God pours down from heaven in great abundance like rain, as hail, Exodus 9:18, 23 lightnings, Psalms 11:6 fire with sulphur, Genesis 19:24; Ezekiel 38:22 manna, or heavenly bread, Exodus 16:4; Psalms 78:24. Constr. with an acc. of the thing rained down, and עַל of that upon which it descends like rain (see locc. citt.); once with בְּ of the thing rained down, Job 20:23 (see under לְחוּם ).

Niphal, to be watered with rain, Amos 4:7. Hence

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List of Word Forms
אַמְטִ֑יר אַמְטִ֤יר אמטיר הִמְטִ֜יר הִמְטִ֧יר המטיר וְהִמְטַרְתִּי֙ וְיַמְטֵ֥ר וַיַּמְטֵ֧ר וַיַּמְטֵ֬ר והמטרתי וימטר יַמְטֵ֥ר ימטר לְ֭הַמְטִיר להמטיר מֵהַמְטִ֥יר מַמְטִ֣יר מַמְטִ֥יר מַמְטִיר֙ מהמטיר ממטיר תִּמָּטֵ֔ר תַמְטִ֥יר תמטיר תמטר ’am·ṭîr ’amṭîr amTir him·ṭîr himTir himṭîr lə·ham·ṭîr Lehamtir ləhamṭîr mam·ṭîr mamTir mamṭîr mê·ham·ṭîr mehamTir mêhamṭîr ṯam·ṭîr tamTir ṯamṭîr tim·mā·ṭêr timmaTer timmāṭêr vaiyamTer vehimtarTi veyamTer way·yam·ṭêr wayyamṭêr wə·him·ṭar·tî wə·yam·ṭêr wəhimṭartî wəyamṭêr yam·ṭêr yamTer yamṭêr
Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary developed by Jeff Garrison for StudyLight.org. Copyright 1999-2021. All Rights Reserved, Jeff Garrison, Gdansk, Poland.
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