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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary

Strong's #2887 - טֵבֵת

Transliteration
ṭêbeth
Phonetics
tay'-beth
Origin
probably of foreign derivation
Parts of Speech
Noun
TWOT
None
Definition
Brown-Driver-Briggs'

Tebeth = “goodness”

1) the 10th month of the Jewish calendar corresponding to modern Dec-Jan

Frequency Lists  
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KJV (1)
Esther
1
NAS (1)
Esther
1
HCS (1)
Esther
1
BSB (1)
Esther
1
ESV (1)
Esther
1
WEB (1)
Esther
1
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Gesenius' Hebrew and Chaldee Definition

טֵבֵת the tenth Hebrew month; from the new moon in January to that in February, Esther 2:16. “The tenth month which is called by the Hebrews Tebeth, and by the Egyptians Τύβι (in la Croze Τώβι; in Cod. Vienn. Τήβι. Arabic طوبة), by the Romans January.” Jerome, on Ezekiel 39:1. But the Egyptian month now mentioned, extended from the 20th of December, to the 20th of January.

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List of Word Forms
טֵבֵ֑ת טבת ṭê·ḇêṯ ṭêḇêṯ teVet
Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary developed by Jeff Garrison for StudyLight.org. Copyright 1999-2021. All Rights Reserved, Jeff Garrison, Gdansk, Poland.
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