Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary
Strong's #5861 - עַיִט
1354) uo (אהתה AhTh) AC: Wrap CO: Bird of prey AB: ?: The pictograph o is a picture of the eye, the u is a picture of a basket or other container. Combined these mean "see and contain". A bird of prey is able to see his prey from a great distance. He then drops down on its prey with the talons firmly surrounding the prey, crushing and suffocating it.
Nm) uo (אהתה AhTh) - I. Prey:What is grabbed by the bird of prey. [df: de]II. Stylus:A pointed stick used for writing in clay by pressing into the clay. KJV (7): prey, pen - Strongs: H5706 (עַד), H5842 (עֵט)
Jeff Brenner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
(1) a rapacious creature (so called from rushing upon), Jeremiah 12:9 especially
(2) a rapacious bird (ἀετός), Isaiah 46:11; Job 28:7 with which a warlike king is compared, Isaiah 46:11. Collect. birds of prey, Genesis 15:11; Isaiah 18:6; Ezekiel 39:4.
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