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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary
Strong's #4288 - מְחִתָּה
V) tth (ההתת HhTT) - Break: To broken in fear or terror. KJV (54): (vf: Paal, Niphal, Hiphil, Piel) dismayed, afraid, break in pieces, broken, break down, abolish, amazed, confound, discouraged, beat down, scarest, terrify - Strongs: H2865 (חָתַת)
Jeff Benner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
מְחִתָּה f. (from the root חָתַת), properly a breaking; hence
(1) destruction, ruin, Proverbs 10:14, 29 Proverbs 10:29, 13:3 18:7 Jeremiah 17:17; Psalms 89:41.
(2) consternation, alarm, Proverbs 10:15 (see the root No. 2); terror, Proverbs 21:15; Isaiah 54:14.
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