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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary

Entry for Strong's #2844 - חַת

Word Origin
from (02865)
Parts of Speech
Noun Masculine
Word Definition [ Brown-Drivers-Briggs | Strong ]
Brown-Driver-Briggs' Definition

1) fear, terror

2) shattered, dismayed

2a) shattered

2b) dismayed

Greek Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 770 ‑ ἀσθενέω (as‑then‑eh'‑o);  5401 ‑ φόβος (fob'‑os);  
Frequency Lists  [ Book | Word ]
Verse Results
KJV (4) NAS (4) HCS (4)
Genesis 1
1 Samuel 1
Job 1
Jeremiah 1
Genesis 1
1 Samuel 1
Job 1
Jeremiah 1
Genesis 1
1 Samuel 1
Job 1
Jeremiah 1
a-mp 2
a-mp 2
a-mp 2

Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

1183) th (ההת HhT) AC: Break CO: ? AB: F |kjv: dread, broken, fear, dismayed - Strongs: H2844 (חַת)

Nf1 ) eth (ההתה HhTH) - F |kjv: terror - Strongs: H2847 (חִתָּה)

af1 ) ethm (מההתה MHhTH) - Firepan: [Unknown connection to root] KJV (22): censer, firepan, snuffdish - Strongs: H4289 (מַחְתָּה)

lm) thth (ההתההת HhTHhT) - F |kjv: fear - Strongs: H2849 (חַתְחַת)

B) tth (ההתת HhTT) AC: Break CO: ? AB: Fear

V) tth (ההתת HhTT) - Break: To broken in fear or terror. KJV (54): (vf: Paal, Niphal, Hiphil, Piel) dismayed, afraid, break in pieces, broken, break down, abolish, amazed, confound, discouraged, beat down, scarest, terrify - Strongs: H2865 (חָתַת)

Nm) tth (ההתת HhTT) - Breaking: KJV (1): cast down - Strongs: H2866 (חֲתַת)

bf) tith (ההתית HhTYT) - F |kjv: terror - Strongs: H2851 (חִתִּית)

H) eth (ההתה HhTH) AC: Seize CO: ? AB: ?: To break down causing a great fear.

V) eth (ההתה HhTH) - Seize: KJV (4): (vf: Paal) take, heap - Strongs: H2846 (חָתָה)

M) tih (ההית HhYT) AC: ? CO: Ruin AB: ?: Something that is broken into pieces.

kf1) etihm (מההיתה MHhYTH) - Ruin: KJV (11): destruction, terror, ruin, dismay - Strongs: H4288 (מְחִתָּה)

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AHL Definitions Copyright: ©1999-2020
Jeff Brenner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 I. [חַת] noun masculine Genesis 9:2 terror, fear; — חָ֑ת Job 41:25, חִתְּכֶם Genesis 9:2; — with suffix as object Genitive, Genesis 9:2 terror of you ("" מוֺרַאֲכֶם); in description of crocodile with negative, הֶעָשׂוּ לִבְלִיחָֿ֑ת Job 41:25 one made for fearlessness.

II. [חַת] adjective shattered, dismayed — masculine plural חַתִּים: —

1 shattered ׳קֶשֶׁת גִּבֹּרִים ח 1 Samuel 2:4 (song; on plural חַתִּים see Dr); so figurative Ezekiel 32:30 according to ᵐ5 Manuscripts Co (חַתִּים for ᵑ0חִתִּיתָם) broken in their might, of Sidonians in She'ôl.

2 dismayed Jeremiah 46:5 of Egyptians defeated by Nebuchadrezzar.

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Gesenius' Hebrew and Chaldee Definition

חַת (from חָתַת) with suff. חִתְּכֶם (Genesis 9:2).

(1) adj. broken (as a bow), 1 Samuel 2:4 confounded, fearful, Jeremiah 46:5.

(2) Subst. fear, alarm, Genesis 9:2; Job 41:25.

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