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Strong's #5201 - נָטַר

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1) to keep, keep guard, reserve, maintain

1a) (Qal)

1a1) to keep, maintain

1a2) to keep, guard

Frequency Lists
Verse Results
KJV (9)
Leviticus 1
Psalms 1
Song of Solomon 4
Jeremiah 2
Nahum 1
NAS (12)
Leviticus 2
Psalms 1
Song of Solomon 6
Jeremiah 2
Nahum 1
HCS (9)
Leviticus 1
Psalms 1
Song of Solomon 4
Jeremiah 2
Nahum 1
BSB (9)
Leviticus 1
Psalms 1
Song of Solomon 4
Jeremiah 2
Nahum 1
ESV (4)
Leviticus 1
Psalms 1
Jeremiah 1
Nahum 1
WEB (9)
Leviticus 1
Psalms 1
Song of Solomon 4
Jeremiah 2
Nahum 1
Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

2400) run (נתהר NThR) AC: Guard CO: ? AB: ?: [from: ry- as a place that is guarded]

V) run (נתהר NThR) - Guard: [Hebrew and Aramaic] KJV (10): (vf: Paal) keep, keeper, reserve, grudge - Strongs: H5201 (נָטַר), H5202 (נְטַר)

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Jeff Benner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 [נָטַר] verb keep (less common "" of נָצַר) (Late Hebrew id.; ᵑ7נְטַר, Syriac id.; Nabataean in proper name Lzb323 (compare also below), Arabic id. (object garden, etc.)); —

Qal Perfect 1 singular נָטָ֑רְתִּי Song of Solomon 1:6; Imperfect 3 masculine singular יִטּוֺר Psalm 103:9, יִנְטוֺר Jeremiah 3:5; read וַיִּטֹּר also Amos 1:11 (for ᵑ0יִטְרֹף) Ol Psalm 103:9 We Now GASm Dr; 2 masculine singular תִּטִּר Leviticus 19:18; 1 singular אֶטּוֺר Jeremiah 3:12; Participle active נוֺטֵר Nahum 1:2; feminine נֹטֵרָה Song of Solomon 1:6; masculine plural נֹטְרִים Song of Solomon 8:11,12; —

1 keep, maintain (that Isaiah , wrath), of ׳י Jeremiah 3:5,12; Nahum 1:2 (with לְ for), Psalm 103:9; of Edom Amos 1:11 (reading וַיִּטֹּר לָעַד אַמּוֺ and he kept his anger perpetually, see above).

2 keep, guard a vineyard Song of Solomon 1:6,6 (in figurative), absolute Song of Solomon 8:11, object מִּרְיוֺ Song of Solomon 8:12.

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

נָטַר fut. יִטֹּר and יִנְטוֹר Jeremiah 3:5 to guard, i.q. שָׁמַר; but mostly poet. (Syr. Chald. and Arab. نطر id. Kindred is נָצַר) e.g. to guard a vineyard, Song of Solomon 1:6, 8:11, 12.

(2) Specially to keep, sc. anger, which is understood, Psal. 103:9, לֹא לְעוֹלָם יִטּוֹר “he will not keep (his anger) for ever,” Jerem. 3:5, 12 followed by לְ of pers., Nahum 1:2 אֵת Leviticus 19:18 compare שָׁמַר Jeremiah 3:5; Job 10:14.

(3) i.q. Arab. نظر to keep watch (an idea derived from guarding); hence מַטָּרָה.

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List of Word Forms
אֶטּ֖וֹר אטור הֲיִנְטֹ֣ר הינטר וְנוֹטֵ֥ר ונוטר יִטּֽוֹר׃ יטור׃ לְנֹטְרִ֥ים לַנֹּטְרִ֑ים לנטרים נָטָֽרְתִּי׃ נֹטֵרָ֣ה נטרה נטרתי׃ תִטֹּר֙ תטר ’eṭ·ṭō·wr ’eṭṭōwr etTor hă·yin·ṭōr hayinTor hăyinṭōr lan·nō·ṭə·rîm lannoteRim lannōṭərîm lə·nō·ṭə·rîm lenoteRim lənōṭərîm nā·ṭā·rə·tî naTareti nāṭārətî nō·ṭê·rāh noteRah nōṭêrāh ṯiṭ·ṭōr titTor ṯiṭṭōr venoTer wə·nō·w·ṭêr wənōwṭêr yiṭ·ṭō·wr yitTor yiṭṭōwr
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