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Strong's #8662 - תַּרְתָּק

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Tartak = “prince of darkness”

1) one of the deities of the Avite people of Samaria

1a) according to tradition, worshipped under the form of an ass

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KJV (1)
2 Kings 1
NAS (1)
2 Kings 1
HCS (1)
2 Kings 1
BSB (1)
2 Kings 1
ESV (1)
2 Kings 1
WEB (1)
2 Kings 1
Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 תַּרְתָּ֑ק proper name, of a divinity of הָעַוִּים, 2 Kings 17:31; Θαρθακ; not identified, compare Pinches Hast. DB TARTAK.

תְּשׂוּמֶת see שׂום. [תְּשֻׁאָה] see II. שׁוא.

תּשָׁב see תּוֺשָׁב below ישׁב. תִּשְׁבִּי see שׁבה.

תַּשְׁבֵּץ see [שׁבץ]. [תְּשׁוּבָה] see שׁוב.

תשׁוה Job 30:22 see [תְשֻׁאָה] below II. שׁוא.

תְּשׁוּעָה, תְּשֻׁעָה see ישׁע.

תְּשׁוּקָה see III. שׁוק.

תְּשׁוּרָה see I. תֻּשִׁיָּה see תּוּשִׁיָּה below ישִׁה.

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Gesenius' Hebrew and Chaldee Definition

תַּרְתָּק [Tartak], pr.n. of an idol of the Avites (עַוִּים), 2 Kings 17:31. (In the Pehlv. language tarthakh would be profound darkness, or hero of darkness.)

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List of Word Forms
תַּרְתָּ֑ק תרתק tar·tāq tarTak tartāq