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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary

Entry for Strong's #6620 - פֶּתֶן

Word Origin
from an unused root meaning to twist
Parts of Speech
Noun Masculine
Word Definition [ Brown-Drivers-Briggs | Strong ]
Brown-Driver-Briggs' Definition

1) a snake, venomous serpent

1a) perhaps the cobra, adder, or viper

Greek Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 935 ‑ βασιλεύς (bas‑il‑yooce');  785 ‑ ἀσπίς (as‑pece');  1404 ‑ δράκων (drak'‑own);  
Frequency Lists  [ Book | Word ]
Verse Results
KJV (6) NAS (6) HCS (6)
Deuteronomy 1
Job 2
Psalms 2
Isaiah 1
Deuteronomy 1
Job 2
Psalms 2
Isaiah 1
Deuteronomy 1
Job 2
Psalms 2
Isaiah 1
n-cmp 2
n-cms 3
n-cmp 2
n-cms 3
n-cmp 2
n-cms 3

Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

2651) ntp (פתנ PTN) AC: Open CO: ? AB: ?: [from: tp- an opening]

Nm ) ntp (פתנ PTN) - Peten: An unknown serpent, from its open mouth. KJV (6): asp, adder - Strongs: H6620 (פֶּתֶן)

hm) ntpm (מפתנ MPTN) - Threshold: As an opening. KJV (8): threshold - Strongs: H4670 (מִפְתָּן)

AHL Definitions Copyright: ©1999-2020
Jeff Brenner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 מֶּ֫תֶן noun masculine Psalm 68:5 a venomous serpent, perhaps cobra (פתן Sirach 39:30; Aramaic מִּתְנָא, , whence perhaps Arabic ; — only in poetry: plural מְּתָנִים ראֹשׁ Deuteronomy 32:33 ("" חֲמַת תַּנִּינִם), Job 20:16, ׳מְרוֺרַת פ Job 20:14; singular מֶּ֫תֶן Psalm 91:13 ("" תַּנִּין), חֵרֵשׁ׳פ Psalm 58:5, חֻר מָּ֑תֶן Isaiah 11:8.

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Gesenius' Hebrew and Chaldee Definition

פֶּתֶן plur. פְּתָנִים m. a viper, as asp, Arab. بثن Isaiah 11:8; Psalms 58:5, 91:13.

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List of Word Forms
וָפֶ֣תֶן ופתן פְּתָנִ֖ים פְּתָנִ֣ים פְּתָנִ֥ים פֶ֥תֶן פָּ֑תֶן פתן פתנים Feten pā·ṯen Paten pāṯen pə·ṯā·nîm p̄e·ṯen petaNim pəṯānîm p̄eṯen vaFeten wā·p̄e·ṯen wāp̄eṯen
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