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Bible Lexicons

Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary

Strong's #4970 - מָתַי

Transliteration
mâthay
Phonetics
maw-thah'ee
Origin
from an unused root meaning to extend
Parts of Speech
N/A
TWOT
1266
Definition
Brown-Driver-Briggs'

1) when?

1a) with preposition

1a1) against when?, until when?, how long?, after how long?

Frequency Lists  
  1. Book
  2. Word
KJV (3)
Genesis
1
2
NAS (43)
Genesis
1
Exodus
3
Numbers
1
1 Samuel
2
2 Samuel
1
1 Kings
1
Nehemiah
2
Job
1
Psalms
13
Proverbs
4
Isaiah
1
Jeremiah
7
Daniel
2
Hosea
1
Amos
1
Habakkuk
1
Zechariah
1
HCS (43)
Genesis
1
Exodus
3
Numbers
1
1 Samuel
2
2 Samuel
1
1 Kings
1
Nehemiah
2
Job
1
Psalms
13
Proverbs
4
Isaiah
1
Jeremiah
7
Daniel
2
Hosea
1
Amos
1
Habakkuk
1
Zechariah
1
BSB (43)
Genesis
1
Exodus
3
Numbers
1
1 Samuel
2
2 Samuel
1
1 Kings
1
Nehemiah
2
Job
1
Psalms
13
Proverbs
4
Isaiah
1
Jeremiah
7
Daniel
2
Hosea
1
Amos
1
Habakkuk
1
Zechariah
1
ESV (21)
Genesis
1
Numbers
1
1 Samuel
1
2 Samuel
1
Nehemiah
1
Job
1
Psalms
10
Proverbs
2
Jeremiah
1
Amos
1
Zechariah
1
WEB (3)
Genesis
1
2
Verse Results
Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

1298) tm (מת MT) AC: Die CO: Man AB: Mortality: The pictograph m is a picture of water representing chaos, the t is a picture of two crossed sticks representing a mark or sign. Combined these mean "chaos mark". The length of time that something exists and ends. (eng: mute; moot - as a dead point; mortal - with an additional r and l; mate - of "check mate" meaning "king is dead")

A) tm (מת MT) AC: ? CO: Man AB: Mortality: A length of time that comes to an end.

Nm) tm (מת MT) - Man: As mortal. KJV (22): man, few, friend, number, person, small - Strongs: H4962 (מֹת)

fm) itm (מתי MTY) - When: An unknown duration of time. KJV (3): when, long - Strongs: H4970 (מָתַי)

J) tfm (מות MWT) AC: Die CO: ? AB: Death: The end of time for what has died.

V) tfm (מות MWT) - Die: KJV (835): (vf: Paal, Hiphil, Hophal) die, dead, slay, death - Strongs: H4191 (מוּת)

Nm) tfm (מות MWT) - Death: [Hebrew and Aramaic] KJV (163): death, die, dead, deadly, slay - Strongs: H4192 (מוּת), H4193 (מוֹת), H4194 (מָוֶת)

am) tfmm (ממות MMWT) - Death: KJV (2): death - Strongs: H4463 (מָמוֹת)

if1) etfmt (תמותה TMWTH) - Death: KJV (2): death, die - Strongs: H8546 (תְּמוּתָה)

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

מָתַי pr. extension, space of time; it becomes an interrogative adv. of time, when? (Arab. متى, Syr. ܙܶܡܬܰܝ, Chald. אֵימָתַי). Genesis 30:30; Psalms 42:3, 94:7 119:82. Without an interrogation (Syriac ܙܶܡܬܰܝ ܕ), Proverbs 23:35, מָתי אָקִיץ “when I awake.” Psalms 101:2.-לְמָתַי Exodus 8:5, and עַד מָתַי how long? 1 Samuel 16:4. אַחֲרֵי מָתי after how long a time? Jeremiah 13:27.

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List of Word Forms
וּמָתַ֣י ומתי לְמָתַ֣י ׀ למתי מָ֝תַ֗י מָ֭תַי מָתַ֕י מָתַ֖י מָתַ֗י מָתַ֛י מָתַ֞י מָתַ֣י מָתַ֣י ׀ מָתַ֥י מָתַ֬י מָתַי֙ מָתָ֑י מָתָֽי׃ מתי מתי׃ lə·mā·ṯay lemaTai ləmāṯay mā·ṯay mā·ṯāy maTai māṯay māṯāy ū·mā·ṯay umaTai ūmāṯay
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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