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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary

Entry for Strong's #572 - אַמְתַּחַת

Word Origin
from (04969)
Parts of Speech
Noun Feminine
Word Definition [ Brown-Drivers-Briggs | Strong ]
Brown-Driver-Briggs' Definition

1) sack, flexible container (for grain)

2) (TWOT) spread out

Frequency Lists  [ Book | Word ]
Verse Results
KJV (15) NAS (15) HCS (15)
Genesis 12
Genesis 12
Genesis 15
n-cfpc 2
n-cfsc 2
n-cfpc 2
n-cfsc 2
n-cfpc 2
n-cfsc 2

Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

2362) htm (מתהה MTHh) AC: Spread CO: ? AB: ?: A stretching or spreading out of something. [from: ht- spreading]

V) htm (מתהה MTHh) - Spread: To spread something out such as a tent. KJV (1): (vf: Paal) spread - Strongs: H4969 (מָתַח)

nf2) thtma (אמתההת AMTHhT) - Sack: The mouth is spread apart to put something in or take something out. KJV (15): sack - Strongs: H572 (אַמְתַּחַת)

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Jeff Brenner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 אַמְתַּ֫חַת noun feminine sack, only Genesis 42-44; — ׳א construction Genesis 44:2,12; suffix אַמְתַּחְתִּי Genesis 42:28, אַמְתַּחְתּוֺ Genesis 42:27 2t.; plural construct אַמְתְּחֹת Genesis 44:1; suffix אַמְתְּחֹתֵינוּ Genesis 43:18 3t.; אַמְתְּחֹתֵיכֶם Genesis 43:12,23; — sack (s) in which brethren of Joseph carried corn from Egypt; in phrase ׳בְּטִי אַמ Genesis 42:27 in the mouth of the sack, so Genesis 43:12,21; Genesis 44:1,2,8; elsewhere Genesis 42:28; Genesis 43:18,21,22,23; Genesis 44:1,11,11,12 (all J).

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Gesenius' Hebrew and Chaldee Definition

אַמְתַּחַת f. (from the root מָתַח to spread out), pl. constr. אַמְתְּחוֹת a sack, Genesis 42:27, seq.; 43:18, 21 Genesis 43:21, 22 Genesis 43:22.

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List of Word Forms
אַמְתְּחֹ֤ת אַמְתְּחֹֽתֵיכֶם֙ אַמְתְּחֹתֵ֔ינוּ אַמְתַּ֣חַת אַמְתַּחְתּ֔וֹ אַמְתַּחְתּ֖וֹ אַמְתַּחְתּֽוֹ׃ אמתחת אמתחתו אמתחתו׃ אמתחתיכם אמתחתינו בְּאַמְתְּחֹ֣תֵיכֶ֔ם בְּאַמְתְּחֹתֵ֙ינוּ֙ בְּאַמְתְּחֹתֵֽינוּ׃ בְּאַמְתַּ֖חַת בְאַמְתַּחְתִּ֑י באמתחת באמתחתי באמתחתיכם באמתחתינו באמתחתינו׃ ’am·ta·ḥaṯ ’am·taḥ·tōw ’am·tə·ḥō·ṯê·ḵem ’am·tə·ḥō·ṯê·nū ’am·tə·ḥōṯ ’amtaḥaṯ ’amtaḥtōw ’amtəḥōṯ ’amtəḥōṯêḵem ’amtəḥōṯênū amTachat amtachTo amteChot amtechoteiChem amtechoTeinu bə’amtaḥaṯ ḇə’amtaḥtî bə’amtəḥōṯêḵem bə’amtəḥōṯênū bə·’am·ta·ḥaṯ ḇə·’am·taḥ·tî bə·’am·tə·ḥō·ṯê·ḵem bə·’am·tə·ḥō·ṯê·nū beamTachat beamteChoteiChem beamtechoTeinu veamtachTi
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