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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary

Entry for Strong's #2368 - חֹתָמ

Transliteration
chôthâm, chôthâm
Phonetics
kho-thawm', kho-thawm'  
Word Origin
from (02856)
Parts of Speech
Noun Masculine
TWOT
780a
Word Definition [ Brown-Drivers-Briggs | Strong ]
Brown-Driver-Briggs' Definition

1) seal, signet, signet-ring

Greek Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 4973 ‑ σφραγίς (sfrag‑ece');  
Frequency Lists  [ Book | Word ]
Verse Results
KJV (14) NAS (15) HCS (14)
Genesis 1
Exodus 6
1 Kings 1
Job 2
Song of Solomon 1
Jeremiah 1
Haggai 1
Genesis 2
Exodus 6
1 Kings 1
Job 2
Song of Solomon 1
Jeremiah 1
Haggai 1
Genesis 1
Exodus 6
1 Kings 1
Job 2
Song of Solomon 2
Jeremiah 1
Haggai 1
BYZ TIS TR
n-cms 9
n-cms 9
n-cms 9
NA WH


Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

2223) mth (ההתמ HhTM) AC: Seal CO: Signet AB: ?: A document is rolled up and sealed with wet clay. The signet ring of the owner bears the image of his seal and is pressed into the clay. [from: mt- a completed document]

V) mth (ההתמ HhTM) - Seal: To seal something closed. [Hebrew and Aramaic] KJV (28): (vf: Paal, Niphal, Hiphil, Piel) seal, mark, stop - Strongs: H2856 (חָתַם), H2857 (חֲתַם)

gm) mtfh (ההותמ HhWTM) - Signet: A ring or cylinder with the owners seal that is pressed into clay to show ownership. KJV (14): signet, seal - Strongs: H2368 (חֹתָמ)

gf2) tmtfh (ההותמת HhWTMT) - Signet: A ring or cylinder with the owners seal that is pressed into clay to show ownership. KJV (1): signet - Strongs: H2858 (חֹתֶמֶת)

AHL Definitions Copyright: ©1999-2019
Jeff Brenner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 I. חֹתָם, חוֺתָם noun masculine Job 41:7 seal, signet-ring (Aramaic ; Ethiopic — see Lag BN 116) — absolute חֹתָם Exodus 28:11 2t.; חוֺתָם Jeremiah 22:24 8t.; suffix חֹתָֽמְךָ Genesis 38:18, חֹתָמוֺ 1 Kings 21:8; — on supposed construct חוֺתַם see foregoing; — seal, signet-ring, hung by a cord (מָּתִיל) about the neck Genesis 38:18 (J; = חֹתֶמֶת Genesis 38:25), or (later ?) worn on (finger of) right hand Jeremiah 22:24, (Benz Archäol. 106); the two customs apparently combined Song of Solomon 8:6 (עַללִֿבֶֹּךָ, עַלזְֿרוֺעֶךָ); used to attest a royal missive 1 Kings 21:8 (instrumental of verb חתם); a precious article Haggai 2:23 (simile of Zerubbabel); ׳מִּתּוּחֵי ח engravings of a seal, as model for cutting names and inscription on precious stones and gold plate Exodus 28:11,21,26; Exodus 39:6,14,30 (all P; see Benz258ff.); ׳חֹמֶר ח Job 38:14 = clay of (under) a signet; צָ֑ר׳ח Job 41:7 a close signet, i.e. one that is closely pressed down, simile of closely joined (סָגוּר) scales of crocodile.

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List of Word Forms
וַתַּחְתֹּ֖ם ותחתם חֹתָ֔ם חֹתָ֗ם חֹתָֽמְךָ֙ חֹתָם֙ חוֹתָ֑ם חוֹתָ֔ם חוֹתָ֖ם חוֹתָ֥ם חוֹתָם֙ חותם חתם חתמך כַּֽחוֹתָ֑ם כַּֽחוֹתָם֙ כַֽחוֹתָ֜ם כחותם chachoTam choTam chotameCha ḥō·ṯā·mə·ḵā ḥō·ṯām ḥō·w·ṯām ḥōṯām ḥōṯāməḵā ḥōwṯām ka·ḥō·w·ṯām ḵa·ḥō·w·ṯām kachoTam kaḥōwṯām ḵaḥōwṯām vattachTom wat·taḥ·tōm wattaḥtōm
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