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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary

Entry for Strong's #06991 - קָטַל

Word Origin
a primitive root
Parts of Speech
Word Definition [ Brown-Drivers-Briggs | Strong ]
Brown-Driver-Briggs' Definition

1) (Qal) to slay, kill

Greek Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 615 ‑ ἀποκτείνω (ap‑ok‑ti'‑no);  
Frequency Lists  [ Book | Word ]
Verse Results
KJV (3) NAS (3) HCS (3)
Job 2
Psalms 1
Job 2
Psalms 1
Job 2
Psalms 1
v-qi2ms 1
v-qi3ms 1
v-qi2ms 1
v-qi3ms 1

Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

2702) luq (קתהל QThL) AC: Kill CO: ? AB: ?: A cutting off by killing. [from: uq- made short by cutting]

V) luq (קתהל QThL) - Kill: [Hebrew and Aramaic] KJV (10): (vf: Paal) slay, kill - Strongs: H6991 (קָטַל), H6992 (קְטַל)

Nm) luq (קתהל QThL) - Slaughter: KJV (1): slaughter - Strongs: H6993 (קֶטֶל)

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Jeff Brenner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 [קָטַל] verb slay (in poetry and late) (Arabic Ethiopic Sabean קתל Hom Chrest.126, all slay (original form with ת; changed later, after ק); Aramaic קְטַל, ; Old Aramaic קטל, כטל, קתל); —

Qal Imperfect with accusative of person, 3 masculine singular יִקְטָלֿ Job 24:14; suffix, subject God, יִקְטְלֵנִי Job 13:15; of God also 2 masculine singular תִּקְטֹל Psalm 139:19.

[קְטַל] verb slay (ᵑ7 Syriac (often); see Biblical Hebrew (late, rare)); —

Pe`al Participle active קָטֵל Daniel 5:19, accusative of person

Pe`îl be slain: Perfect 3 masculine singular קְטִיל Daniel 5:30,3feminine singular קְטִילַת Daniel 7:11.

Pa`el slay: Perfect 3 masculine singular קַטִּל Daniel 3:22 (accusative of person); Infinitive לְקַטָּלָה Daniel 2:14 (ל accusative of person).

Hithpe`el be slain: Infinitive לְהִתְקְטָלָה Daniel 2:13; Participle (= gerundive, K§ 76,3) plural מִתְקַטְלִין Daniel 2:13 were to be slain.

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Gesenius' Hebrew and Chaldee Definition

קָטַל fut. יִקְטֹל to kill, to slay, a poet. word, Psalms 139:19; Job 13:15, 24:14. (Syr. and Chald. id., Arab. قتل, Eth. ቀተለ፡ The primary idea is that of cutting; see קָטַב. To this accords perhaps the Gr. ΚτειΝω.)

Derivative, קֶטֶל.

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List of Word Forms
יִ֭קְטְלֵנִי יִֽקְטָל־ יקטל־ יקטלני תִּקְטֹ֖ל תקטל tikTol tiq·ṭōl tiqṭōl Yikteleni yiktol yiq·ṭāl- yiq·ṭə·lê·nî yiqṭāl- yiqṭəlênî
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