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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary

Strong's #3791 - כְּתָב

Transliteration
kâthâb
Phonetics
kaw-thawb'
Origin
from (H3789)
Parts of Speech
Noun Masculine
TWOT
1053a
Definition
Brown-Driver-Briggs'

1) a writing, document, edict

1a) register, enrolment, roll

1b) mode of writing, character, letter

1c) letter, document, a writing

1d) a written edict

1d1) of royal enactment

1d2) of divine authority

Greek Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 582 ‑ ἀπογραφή (ap‑og‑raf‑ay');  1124 ‑ γραφή (graf‑ay');  1378 ‑ δόγμα (dog'‑mah);  1992 ‑ ἐπιστολή (ep‑is‑tol‑ay');  
Frequency Lists  
  1. Book
  2. Word
KJV (17)
1 Chronicles
1
2 Chronicles
2
Ezra
2
Nehemiah
1
Esther
9
Ezekiel
1
Daniel
1
NAS (15)
1 Chronicles
1
2 Chronicles
2
Ezra
1
Esther
9
Ezekiel
1
Daniel
1
HCS (16)
1 Chronicles
1
2 Chronicles
2
Ezra
1
Nehemiah
1
Esther
9
Ezekiel
1
Daniel
1
BSB (15)
1 Chronicles
1
2 Chronicles
2
Ezra
2
Nehemiah
1
Esther
7
Ezekiel
1
Daniel
1
ESV (16)
1 Chronicles
1
2 Chronicles
2
Ezra
1
Nehemiah
1
Esther
9
Ezekiel
1
Daniel
1
WEB (18)
1 Chronicles
1
2 Chronicles
2
Ezra
3
Nehemiah
1
Esther
9
Ezekiel
1
Daniel
1
Verse Results
Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

2295) btk (כתב KTB) AC: Write CO: Writing AB: ?

V) btk (כתב KTB) - Write: [Hebrew and Aramaic] KJV (231): (vf: Paal, Niphal, Piel) write, describe, subscribe, record - Strongs: H3789 (כָּתַב), H3790 (כְּתַב)

Nm) btk (כתב KTB) - Writing: Something written as well as the act of writing. [Hebrew and Aramaic] KJV (29): writing, register, scripture, prescribing - Strongs: H3791 (כְּתָב), H3792 (כְּתָב)

cf2) tbftk (כתובת KTWBT) - Writing: KJV (1): any - Strongs: H3793 (כְּתֹבֶת)

hm) btkm (מכתב MKTB) - Writing: A written composition. KJV (9): writing - Strongs: H4385 (מִכְתָּב)

AHL Definitions Copyright: ©1999-2021
Jeff Brenner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Gesenius' Hebrew and Chaldee Definition

כְּתָב m. Chald. id.

(1)  something written, a writing, Daniel 5:8, 15, 16, 24.

(2) Specially a mandate, a precept, Ezra 6:18, 7:22, דִּי לְא כְתָב “without prescription,” i.e. at will, as much as is wanted.

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List of Word Forms
בִּכְתָ֔ב בִּכְתָ֖ב בִּכְתָ֗ב בִּכְתָ֛ב בכתב הַכְּתָ֗ב הכתב וּבִכְתָ֤ב וּכְתָב֙ ובכתב וכתב כְּתָֽב־ כְתָ֞ב כְתָבָ֛ם כִּכְתָבָ֔הּ כִּכְתָבָ֖ם ככתבה ככתבם כתב כתב־ כתבם bichTav biḵ·ṯāḇ biḵṯāḇ cheTav chetaVam hak·kə·ṯāḇ hakkəṯāḇ hakkeTav ḵə·ṯā·ḇām ḵə·ṯāḇ kə·ṯāḇ- ḵəṯāḇ kəṯāḇ- ḵəṯāḇām ketav kichtaVah kichtaVam kiḵ·ṯā·ḇāh kiḵ·ṯā·ḇām kiḵṯāḇāh kiḵṯāḇām ū·ḇiḵ·ṯāḇ ū·ḵə·ṯāḇ ūḇiḵṯāḇ ucheTav ūḵəṯāḇ uvichTav
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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