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Bible Lexicons

Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary

Strong's #6617 - פָּתַל

Transliteration
pâthal
Phonetics
paw-thal'
Origin
a primitive root
Parts of Speech
Verb
TWOT
1857
Definition
Brown-Driver-Briggs'

1) to twist

1a) (Niphal)

1a1) to be twisted

1a2) to wrestle

1b) (Hithpael) to be twisted

Greek Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 1294 ‑ διαστρέφω (dee‑as‑tref'‑o);  4761 ‑ στρεβλόω (streb‑lo'‑o);  4646 ‑ σκολιός (skol‑ee‑os');  
Frequency Lists  
  1. Book
  2. Word
KJV (5)
Genesis
1
2 Samuel
1
Job
1
Psalms
1
Proverbs
1
NAS (7)
Genesis
1
2 Samuel
2
Job
1
Psalms
2
Proverbs
1
HCS (5)
Genesis
1
2 Samuel
1
Job
1
Psalms
1
Proverbs
1
BSB (5)
Genesis
1
2 Samuel
1
Job
1
Psalms
1
Proverbs
1
ESV (5)
Genesis
1
2 Samuel
1
Job
1
Psalms
1
Proverbs
1
WEB (5)
Genesis
1
2 Samuel
1
Job
1
Proverbs
2
Verse Results
Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

2650) ltp (פתל PTL) AC: Twist CO: Cord AB: ?: Cords are made by twisting fibers together. [from: lt- from a rope]

V) ltp (פתל PTL) - Twist: KJV (5): (vf: Niphal, Hitpael) froward, wrestle, unsavory - Strongs: H6617 (פָּתַל)

bm) litp (פתיל PTYL) - Cord: Made of twisted fibers. KJV (11): lace, bracelet, wire, ribband, bound, thread, line - Strongs: H6616 (פָּתִיל)

l m) ltltp (פתלתל PTLTL) - Twisted: KJV (1): crooked - Strongs: H6618 (פְּתַלְתֹּל)

AHL Definitions Copyright: ©1999-2022
Jeff Benner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Gesenius' Hebrew and Chaldee Definition

פָּתַל not used in Kal. Arab. and Eth. to twist, to twine, to spin. See פָּתִיל.

Niphal

(1) to be twisted; metaph. to be crafty, deceitful, Proverbs 8:8; Job 5:13.

(2) to wrestle (which is done by twisting the limbs together), Genesis 30:8. See נַפְתּוּלִים.

Hithpael, to act perversely or deceitfully, Psalms 18:27. As to the form תִּתַּפַּל 2 Samuel 22:27, see Analyt. Ind.

Derivatives, פָּתִיל, נַפְתּוּלִים pr.n. נַפְתָּלְי, and

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List of Word Forms
נִפְתַּ֛לְתִּי נִפְתָּ֥ל נִפְתָּלִ֣ים נפתל נפתלים נפתלתי תִּתְפַּתָּֽל׃ תִּתַּפָּֽל׃ תתפל׃ תתפתל׃ nifTal niftaLim nifTalti nip̄·tā·lîm nip̄·tāl nip̄·tal·tî nip̄tāl nip̄tālîm nip̄taltî tiṯ·pat·tāl tit·tap·pāl titpatTal tiṯpattāl tittapPal tittappāl
Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary developed by Jeff Garrison for StudyLight.org. Copyright 1999-2022. All Rights Reserved, Jeff Garrison, Gdansk, Poland.
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