Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary
Strong's #5670 - עָבַט
1) to take a pledge, give a pledge (for a debt)
1a) (Qal) to take a pledge, give a pledge (for a debt)
1b) (Piel) to interchange
1c) (Hiphil) to cause to give a pledge
Jeff Brenner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
עָבַט fut. יַעֲבֹט
(1) to change, to exchange (see Pi.); kindred is עָבַת to interweave.
(2) to give a pledge for anything borrowed (which includes the idea of exchange). Deuteronomy 24:10, לַעֲבֹט עֲבֹטוֹ “that he may give his pledge.” Also to borrow on the security of a pledge, Deuteronomy 15:6, וְאַתָּה לֹא תַעֲבֹט “and thou shalt not borrow.”
Piel, to change, to exchange. Joel 2:7, “they shall not change their ways,” i.e. they shall go right on in the same way.
Hiphil, to lend [on security of a pledge], followed by acc. of pers. (to whom), Deuteronomy 15:6 followed by two acc. of pers. and the thing lent, Deuteronomy 15:8.
Hence עֲבוֹט and
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