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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary
Strong's #6607 - פֶּתַח
V) htp (פתהה PTHh) - Open: [Hebrew and Aramaic] KJV (146): (vf: Paal, Niphal, Hitpael, Pual, Piel) open, loose, grave, engrave, put off, out, appear, drawn, break - Strongs: H6605 (פָּתַח), H6606 (פְּתַח)
Jeff Benner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
פֶּתַח with suff. פִּתְחִי, plur. פְּתָחִים, const. פִּתְחֵי, m. an opening, entrance; hence פֶּתַח שַׁעַר הָעִיר at the entrance of the gate of the city, Joshua 20:4; Judges 9:35 compare Proverbs 1:21. בְּפֶתַח עֵינַיִם in the gate of (the town or village of) Enaim, Genesis 38:14. Hence
(1) a door, of a tent, Genesis 18:1 of a house, Genesis 19:11, 19 Genesis 19:19 of the temple, 1 Kings 6:8. Acc. פֶּתַת at the door, Gen. locc. citt.; and after verbs of motion, Job 31:34 where also there is פֶּתְחָה Genesis 19:6.
(2) the gate of a city, Isaiah 3:26. Metaph. the gates of the mouth, Proverbs 8:34 a gate of hope (used of the valley of Achor), Hosea 2:17.
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