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Bible Lexicons

Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary

Strong's #2590 - חָנַט

Transliteration
chânaṭ
Phonetics
khaw-nat'
Origin
a primitive root
Parts of Speech
N/A
TWOT
691
Definition
Brown-Driver-Briggs'

1) to embalm, spice, make spicy (verb)

1a) (Qal)

1a1) to spice, make spicy

1a2) to embalm

2) (CLBL) to ripen

3) (BDB) embalming (noun masculine plural abstract)

Greek Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 1627 ‑ ἐκφέρω (ek‑fer'o);  1779 ‑ ἐνταφιάζω (en‑taf‑ee‑ad'‑zo);  2290 ‑ θάπτω (thap'‑to);  5027 ‑ ταφή (taf‑ay');  
Frequency Lists  
  1. Book
  2. Word
KJV (5)
Genesis
4
Song of Solomon
1
NAS (4)
Genesis
3
Song of Solomon
1
HCS (5)
Genesis
4
Song of Solomon
1
BSB (5)
Genesis
4
Song of Solomon
1
ESV (4)
4
WEB (5)
Genesis
4
Song of Solomon
1
Verse Results
Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

2177) unh (ההנתה HhNTh) AC: Ripen CO: ? AB: ?

V) unh (ההנתה HhNTh) - Ripen: To give of the fragrance of the fruit as it ripens. Also to add spices to a body for embalming. KJV (5): (vf: Paal) embalm, put forth - Strongs: H2590 (חָנַט)

ef1) eunih (ההינתהה HhYNThH) - Wheat: In the sense of ripening on the stalk. [df: hjx] KJV (32): wheat, wheaten - Strongs: H2406 (חִטָּה), H2591 (חִנְטָה)

AHL Definitions Copyright: ©1999-2022
Jeff Benner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Gesenius' Hebrew and Chaldee Definition

חָנַט to spice or season, used in the sense

(a) to embalm corpses, Genesis 50:2, Genesis 50:3, 26 Genesis 50:26 (حنط I. II. id.).

(b) poet. the fig spices, i.e. fills its fruit with aromatic juice, to mature, Song of Solomon 2:13. [“Arabic حنط to mature (fodder for camels), etc.” See Thes.] Hence חֲנֻטִים [“also חִטָּה, חִנְטִין”].

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List of Word Forms
הַחֲנֻטִ֑ים החנטים וַיַּחַנְט֣וּ וַיַּחַנְט֥וּ ויחנטו חָֽנְטָ֣ה חנטה לַחֲנֹ֖ט לחנט chaneTah ha·ḥă·nu·ṭîm ḥā·nə·ṭāh hachanuTim haḥănuṭîm ḥānəṭāh la·ḥă·nōṭ lachaNot laḥănōṭ vaiyachanTu way·ya·ḥan·ṭū wayyaḥanṭū
Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary developed by Jeff Garrison for StudyLight.org. Copyright 1999-2022. All Rights Reserved, Jeff Garrison, Gdansk, Poland.
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