the Week of Proper 19 / Ordinary 24
Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary Hebrew Lexicon
Strong's #2251 - חָבַט
1) to beat, beat out, beat off, thresh
1a1) to beat out
1a2) to beat off
1b) (Niphal) to be beaten out
Jeff Benner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Qal Imperfect יַחְבֹּט Isaiah 27:12; 3 feminine singular וַתַּחְבֹּט Ruth 2:17; 2 masculine singular תַּחְבֹּט Deuteronomy 24:20; Participle חֹבֵט Judges 6:11; —
1 beat off, זֵיתְךָ Deuteronomy 24:20.
2 beat out (grain), Gideon חֹבֵט חִטִּים בַּגַּת Judges 6:11, so Ruth 2:17, of small quantities; — distinct from threshing on open floor, with cattle; figurative of ׳י s judgment, and subsequent gathering of Israel Isaiah 27:12 (no object expressed), so Che Di Du; Ges Hi Kn Brd place below 1; VB undecided.
Niph`al Imperfect יֵחָ֫בֶט Isaiah 28:27 fennel (קֵצַךְ) beaten out בַּמַּטֶּה.
חֲבָיָה, חֲבִיָּה, חֳבָיָה see below חבה.
חֶבְיוֺן see below חבה.
חָבַט fut. יַחְבֹּט to beat out, or off, with a stick (Arab. خبط to beat off leaves with a stick).
(1) to beat off apples or olives from the tree, Deuteronomy 24:20; Isaiah 27:12.
(2) to beat out or thresh corn with a stick or flail, Judges 6:11; Ruth 2:17. (Arab. خبط.)
Niphal, pass. of No. 2, Isaiah 28:27.
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