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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical DictionaryHebrew Lexicon

Strong's #3792 - כְּתָב

corresponding to (H3791)
Parts of Speech
Noun Masculine
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1) a writing

1a) writing, inscription

1b) written decree, written requirement

Frequency Lists
Verse Results
KJV (12)
Ezra 2
Daniel 10
NAS (12)
Ezra 2
Daniel 10
HCS (12)
Ezra 2
Daniel 10
BSB (12)
Ezra 2
Daniel 10
ESV (12)
Ezra 2
Daniel 10
WEB (12)
Ezra 2
Daniel 10
Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

2295) btk (כתב KTB) AC: Write CO: Writing AB: ?

V) btk (כתב KTB) - Write: [Hebrew and Aramaic] KJV (231): (vf: Paal, Niphal, Piel) write, describe, subscribe, record - Strongs: H3789 (כָּתַב), H3790 (כְּתַב)

Nm) btk (כתב KTB) - Writing: Something written as well as the act of writing. [Hebrew and Aramaic] KJV (29): writing, register, scripture, prescribing - Strongs: H3791 (כְּתָב), H3792 (כְּתָב)

cf2) tbftk (כתובת KTWBT) - Writing: KJV (1): any - Strongs: H3793 (כְּתֹבֶת)

hm) btkm (מכתב MKTB) - Writing: A written composition. KJV (9): writing - Strongs: H4385 (מִכְתָּב)

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Jeff Benner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 כְּתָב noun masculine Daniel 5:7 writing; — absolute כְּתָ֑ב Ezra 7:22 (Baer כְּתַב, but see K§ 57 near the end Str); construct ׳כ Ezra 6:18; emphatic כְּתָבָא Daniel 5:8 +, הָ֯ Daniel 5:7,15; —

1 writing, inscription (on wall) Daniel 5:7,8,15,16,17,24,25.

2. a. written decree Daniel 6:9; Daniel 6:10; Daniel 6:11.

b. written requirement Ezra 6:18; Ezra 7:22.

Brown-Driver-Briggs Hebrew and English Lexicon, Unabridged, Electronic Database.All rights reserved. Used by permission. BibleSoft.com
Gesenius' Hebrew and Chaldee Definition

כְּתָב m. Chald. id.

(1)  something written, a writing, Daniel 5:8, 15, 16, 24.

(2) Specially a mandate, a precept, Ezra 6:18, 7:22, דִּי לְא כְתָב “without prescription,” i.e. at will, as much as is wanted.

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List of Word Forms
וּכְתָבָ֥א וכתבא כְּתָבָ֑א כְּתָבָ֖א כְּתָבָ֜א כְּתָבָ֣ה כְּתָבָא֙ כְתָֽב׃ כְתָבָ֖א כְתָבָ֤ה כִּכְתָ֖ב ככתב כתב׃ כתבא כתבה cheTav chetaVa chetaVah kə·ṯā·ḇā ḵə·ṯā·ḇā kə·ṯā·ḇāh ḵə·ṯā·ḇāh ḵə·ṯāḇ ḵəṯāḇ kəṯāḇā ḵəṯāḇā kəṯāḇāh ḵəṯāḇāh ketaVa ketaVah kichTav kiḵ·ṯāḇ kiḵṯāḇ ū·ḵə·ṯā·ḇā uchetaVa ūḵəṯāḇā
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