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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary

Strong's #8551 - תָּמַךְ

Transliteration
tâmak
Phonetics
taw-mak'
Origin
a primitive root
Parts of Speech
Verb
TWOT
2520
Definition
Brown-Driver-Briggs'

1) to grasp, hold, support, attain, lay hold of, hold fast

1a) (Qal)

1a1) to grasp, lay hold of, attain

1a2) to hold up, support

1a3) to hold, keep

1a4) to take hold of each other

1b) (Niphal) to be seized, be held

Greek Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 482 ‑ ἀντιλαμβάνω (an‑tee‑lam‑ban'‑om‑ahee);  600 ‑ ἀποκαθίστημι (ap‑ok‑ath‑is'‑tay‑mee);  803 ‑ ἀσφάλεια (as‑fal'‑i‑ah);  805 ‑ ἀσφαλίζω (as‑fal‑id'‑zo);  2043 ‑ ἐρείδω (er‑i'‑do);  2675 ‑ καταρτίζω (kat‑ar‑tid'‑zo);  4741 ‑ στηρίζω (stay‑rid'‑zo);  
Frequency Lists  
  1. Book
  2. Word
KJV (21)
Genesis
1
Exodus
1
Job
1
Psalms
4
Proverbs
9
Isaiah
3
Amos
2
NAS (26)
Genesis
1
Exodus
1
Job
2
Psalms
5
Proverbs
12
Isaiah
3
Amos
2
HCS (20)
Genesis
1
Exodus
1
Job
1
Psalms
3
Proverbs
9
Isaiah
3
Amos
2
BSB (21)
Genesis
1
Exodus
1
Job
1
Psalms
4
Proverbs
9
Isaiah
3
Amos
2
ESV (20)
Genesis
1
Job
1
Psalms
4
Proverbs
9
Isaiah
3
Amos
2
WEB (21)
Genesis
1
Exodus
1
Job
1
Psalms
4
Proverbs
9
Isaiah
3
Amos
2
Verse Results
Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

2895) kmt (תמכ TMK) AC: Hold CO: ? AB: ?: A holding up of something. [from: mx- setting up a support]

V) kmt (תמכ TMK) - Hold up: To hold up to support or steady. KJV (21): (vf: Paal, Niphal) hold, uphold, retain - Strongs: H8551 (תָּמַךְ)

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

תָּמַךְ fut. יִתְמֹךְ.

(1)  to take hold of, followed by an acc. Genesis 48:17, and בְּ Proverbs 28:17, 5:5.

(2) to obtain, to acquire, e.g. honour, Proverbs 11:16, 29:23.

(3) to hold fast something taken, followed by an acc. Amos 1:5,. Metaph. Proverbs 4:4.

(4) to hold up, to support, followed by בְּ, Exodus 17:12, “they held up his hands.” God is very often said to sustain any person or thing; followed by בְּ Psalms 41:13, 63:9 Isaiah 42:1 followed by an acc. Psalms 16:5, 17:5.

(5) recipr. to take hold of each other, to hold together, to adhere; Job 36:17, דִּין וּמִשְׁפָּט יִתְמֹכוּ “cause and judgment follow one another;” compare אָחַז and לָקַד Hithp.

Niphal, pass. of No. 3; Proverbs 5:22.

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List of Word Forms
אֶתְמָךְ־ אתמך־ וְֽתֹמְכֶ֥יהָ וְתוֹמֵ֥ךְ וַיִּתְמֹ֣ךְ וּבְחַבְלֵ֥י ובחבלי ויתמך ותומך ותמכיה יִֽתְמָךְ־ יִתְמְכוּ־ יִתְמֹ֥ךְ יִתְמֹֽכוּ׃ יתמך יתמך־ יתמכו־ יתמכו׃ מִתְּמֹ֣ךְ מתמך תְּמַכְתִּ֖יךָ תִּתְמֹ֣ךְ תָּ֣מְכוּ תָּֽמְכ֣וּ תָּמְכָ֥ה תָּמַ֣כְתָּ תָּמֹ֣ךְ תּוֹמִ֥יךְ תומיך תמך תמכה תמכו תמכת תמכתיך תתמך ’eṯ·māḵ- ’eṯmāḵ- etmoch mit·tə·mōḵ mitteMoch mittəmōḵ tā·maḵ·tā tā·mə·ḵāh tā·mə·ḵū tā·mōḵ taMachta tāmaḵtā tameChah tameChu tāməḵāh tāməḵū taMoch tāmōḵ tə·maḵ·tî·ḵā temachTicha təmaḵtîḵā tiṯ·mōḵ titMoch tiṯmōḵ tō·w·mîḵ toMich tōwmîḵ ū·ḇə·ḥaḇ·lê ūḇəḥaḇlê uvechavLei vaiyitMoch vetoMech vetomeCheiha way·yiṯ·mōḵ wayyiṯmōḵ wə·ṯō·mə·ḵe·hā wə·ṯō·w·mêḵ wəṯōməḵehā wəṯōwmêḵ yiṯ·māḵ- yiṯ·mə·ḵū- yiṯ·mō·ḵū yiṯ·mōḵ yiṯmāḵ- yitmechu yiṯməḵū- yitmoch yitMochu yiṯmōḵ yiṯmōḵū
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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