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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary

Entry for Strong's #2893 - טָהֳרָה

Word Origin
from (02892)
Parts of Speech
Noun Feminine
Word Definition [ Brown-Drivers-Briggs | Strong ]
Brown-Driver-Briggs' Definition

1) purifying, cleansing, purification, purity, cleanness

1a) purifying, menstruation

1b) cleansing, purification

Greek Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 47 ‑ ἁγνεία (hag‑ni'‑ah);  2512 ‑ καθαρισμός (kath‑ar‑is‑mos');  
Frequency Lists  [ Book | Word ]
Verse Results
KJV (13) NAS (13) HCS (13)
Leviticus 8
Numbers 1
1 Chronicles 1
2 Chronicles 1
Nehemiah 1
Ezekiel 1
Leviticus 8
Numbers 1
1 Chronicles 1
2 Chronicles 1
Nehemiah 1
Ezekiel 1
Leviticus 8
Numbers 1
1 Chronicles 1
2 Chronicles 1
Nehemiah 1
Ezekiel 1
n-cfs 3
n-cfsc 2
n-cfs 3
n-cfsc 2
n-cfs 3
n-cfsc 2

Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

1204) ru (תהר ThR) AC: Contain CO: Wall AB: ?: The pictograph u is a picture of a basket or other container, the r is a picture of a man. Combined these mean "contain man". A wall that contains one for protection or as a jail.

A) ru (תהר ThR) AC: ? CO: Watch AB: ?

af1 ) erum (מתהרה MThRH) - I. Target:As aimed at. [df: arjm]II. Prison:A place watched and surrounded by walls. [df: arjm] KJV (16): mark, prison - Strongs: H4307 (מַטָּרָא)

fm ) iru (תהרי ThRY) - Fresh: Something that is moist. [Unknown connection to root] KJV (2): new, putrify - Strongs: H2961 (טָרִי)

C) rua (אתהר AThR) AC: Shut CO: ? AB: ?: The closing of the doors to the wall.

V) rua (אתהר AThR) - Shut: KJV (1): (vf: Paal) shut - Strongs: H332 (אָטַר)

Nm) rua (אתהר AThR) - Shut: Something that is not used such as the left hand. KJV (2): left - Strongs: H334 (אִטֵּר)

G) reu (תההר ThHR) AC: ? CO: Clean AB: ?: [Unknown connection to root]

V) reu (תההר ThHR) - Clean: KJV (94): (vf: Paal, Hitpael, Pual, Piel) clean, purify, purge, purifier - Strongs: H2891 (טָהֵר)

Nf1) ereu (תההרה ThHRH) - Cleansing: KJV (13): cleansing, purifying, purification, cleansed - Strongs: H2893 (טָהֳרָה)

cm) rfeu (תההור ThHWR) - Clean: KJV (96): clean, pure, fair - Strongs: H2889 (טָהֹר), H2890 (טְהוֹר)

gm) refu (תהוהר ThWHR) - Cleanness: KJV (4): purify, clearness, - Strongs: H2892 (טֹהַר)

J) rfu (תהור ThWR) AC: ? CO: Row AB: ?: As the wall as a row.

Nm) rfu (תהור ThWR) - I. Row: II. Range:A row of mountains. [Aramaic only] KJV (28): row, mountain - Strongs: H2905 (טוּר), H2906 (טוּר)

M) riu (תהיר ThYR) AC: ? CO: Village AB: ?: A place carefully watched over.

Nf1) eriu (תהירה ThYRH) - Village: KJV (7): castle, palace, row, habitation - Strongs: H2918 (טִירָה)

Adopted Roots:

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Jeff Brenner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 טָֽהֳרָה noun feminine purifying, cleansing; — absolute ׳ט Leviticus 12:4 2t.; construct טָהֳרַת 1 Chronicles 23:28; 2 Chronicles 30:19; suffix טָהֳרָתוֺ Leviticus 13:7 7t.; —

1 purifying, menstruation Leviticus 12:4,5.

2 cleansing, purification, of leper Leviticus 13:7,35; Leviticus 14:2,23,32; of Nazirite Numbers 6:9; from an issue Leviticus 15:13 (all P); from contact with the dead Ezekiel 44:26; of sacred things in General 1 Chronicles 23:28; of persons for the passover 2 Chronicles 30:19; מִשְׁמֶרֶת הַטָּהֳרָה Nehemiah 12:45 the charge, requirement of purification.

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Gesenius' Hebrew and Chaldee Definition

טָהֳרָה fem.

(1)  purity of heart, 2 Chronicles 30:19.

(2) purification, cleansing, Leviticus 13:35, 14:2. דְּמֵי טָהֳרָה “blood of purification” = from which a woman who had been delivered of a child is to be cleansed, Leviticus 12:4, Leviticus 12:5.

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List of Word Forms
בְּטָהֳרָתֽוֹ׃ בטהרתו׃ הַֽטָּהֳרָ֔ה הטהרה טָֽהֳרָת֑וֹ טָהֳרַ֖ת טָהֳרָ֑ה טָהֳרָ֗הּ טָהֳרָֽהּ׃ טָהֳרָֽה׃ טָהֳרָת֑וֹ טָהֳרָת֔וֹ טָהֳרָתֽוֹ׃ טהרה טהרה׃ טהרת טהרתו טהרתו׃ כְּטָהֳרַ֥ת כטהרת לְטָהֳרָת֑וֹ לְטָהֳרָת֖וֹ לטהרתו bə·ṭā·ho·rā·ṯōw bəṭāhorāṯōw betohoraTo haṭ·ṭā·ho·rāh haṭṭāhorāh hattohoRah kə·ṭā·ho·raṯ kəṭāhoraṯ ketohoRat lə·ṭā·ho·rā·ṯōw ləṭāhorāṯōw letohoraTo ṭā·ho·rā·ṯōw ṭā·ho·rāh ṭā·ho·raṯ ṭāhorāh ṭāhoraṯ ṭāhorāṯōw tohoRah tohoRat tohoraTo
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