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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical DictionaryHebrew Lexicon

Strong's #6257 - עָתַד

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1) to be ready, make ready, prepare

1a) (Piel) to make ready

1b) (Hithpael) to be prepared

Greek Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 2090 ‑ ἑτοιμάζω (het‑oy‑mad'‑zo);  3903 ‑ παρασκευάζω (par‑ask‑yoo‑ad'‑zo);  
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Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

2587) dto (אהתד AhTD) AC: Prepare CO: ? AB: Ready

V) dto (אהתד AhTD) - Prepare: To be prepared and ready. KJV (2): (vf: Hitpael, Piel) fit, ready - Strongs: H6257 (עָתַד)

bm) dito (אהתיד AhTYD) - Prepared: [Hebrew and Aramaic] KJV (7): ready, come - Strongs: H6263 (עֲתִיד), H6264 (עָתִיד)

dm) dfto (אהתוד AhTWD) - I. Preparations:What is prepared. II. Goat:[Unknown connection to root;] KJV (31): treasure - Strongs: H6259 (עָתוּד), H6260 (עַתֻּד)

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Jeff Benner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 I. [עָתֹד] verb be ready (Late Hebrew adjective עָתִיד future (as prepared); Arabic be ready, prepared (also great, bulky); Syriac , ᵑ7 in derived species and derivatives ); —

Pi`el Imperative masculine singular suffix וְעַתְּדָהּ Proverbs 24:27 and make it ready i. e. thy work ("" הָכֵן).

Hithpa`el Perfect 3 pluralהִתְעַתְּדוּ לִגַלִּים Job 15:28 which [houses] were prepared (destined) for (i.e. to be) heaps of ruin.

[עֲתִיד] adjective ready (see Biblical Hebrew I. עתד); — plural עֲתִידִין Daniel 3:15, followed by clause with דִּי.

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

עָתַד Arab. to be ready, prompt; not used in Kal; Arab. عَتُدَ.

Piel, to make ready, Proverbs 24:27.

Hithpael, to be ready, destined to be any thing; followed by לְ Job 15:28.

Derivatives, עָתִיד, עַתּוּד.

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List of Word Forms
הִתְעַתְּד֣וּ התעתדו וְעַתְּדָ֣הּ ועתדה hiṯ‘attəḏū hiṯ·‘at·tə·ḏū hitatteDu veatteDah wə‘attəḏāh wə·‘at·tə·ḏāh
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