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Strong's #7000 - קָטַר

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1) (Qal) to shut in, enclose, join

1a) meaning dubious

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KJV (1)
Ezekiel 1
NAS (1)
Ezekiel 1
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Ezekiel 1
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Ezekiel 1
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Ezekiel 1
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Ezekiel 1
Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

2705) ruq (קתהר QThR) AC: Burn CO: Incense AB: ?: The aromatic burning of incense or fat as an offering. [from: uq- made short by killing]

V) ruq (קתהר QThR) - I. Burn:To burn a sacrifice or incense. II. Join:[Unknown connection to root;] KJV (118): (vf: Paal, Hiphil, Hophal, Piel, Pual) incense, burn, offer, kindle, offering - Strongs: H6999 (קָטַר), H7000 (קָטַר)

cf1) erfuq (קתהורה QThWRH) - Incense: KJV (1): incense - Strongs: H6988 (קְטוֹרָה)

cf2) trfuq (קתהורת QThWRT) - Incense: KJV (60): incense, perfume - Strongs: H7004 (קְטֹרֶת)

ef) ruiq (קיתהר QYThR) - Incense: KJV (1): incense - Strongs: H7002 (קִטֵּר)

hm) ruqm (מקתהר MQThR) - Burning: A place for burning incense. KJV (1): burn - Strongs: H4729 (מִקְטָר)

hf2) truqm (מקתהרת MQThRT) - Censer: What is used to hold the incense. KJV (2): censor - Strongs: H4730 (מִקְטֶרֶת)

ecm) rfuiq (קיתהור QYThWR) - Smoke: The smoke of the burning incense or fat. KJV (4): smoke, vapour - Strongs: H7008 (קִיטר)

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Jeff Benner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 II. [קָטַר] verb dubious word; si vera lectio apparently = shut in, enclose (ᵑ7קְטַר Syriac bind, chain); —

Qal Passive participle plural חֲצֵדוֺתקְטֻרוֺת Ezekiel 46:22 enclosed courts (compare interpretation in Levy NHWB, and PS3589), but read probably קְטַגּוֺת small, ᵐ5ᵑ6 Co Toy Berthol Krae.

קטר (√ of following; ᵑ7קְטַר, Syriac bind, whence קִטְרָא, knot, etc.; compare Biblical Hebrew II. [קטר]).

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

קָטַר not used in Kal; Arab. قتر to give ascent, to be fragrant. Kindred עָטַר.

Piel קִטֵּר to offer odours, to burn incense in honour of a deity; followed לְ of the deity, the acc. of the incense being omitted, Jeremiah 1:16, 7:9 11:13 19:4 always [almost] used of idolatrous worship [see on the other hand, 1 Samuel 2:16, inf.] Part. f. מְקַטְּרוֹת altars on which incense was burned; prop. giving an odour, 2 Chronicles 30:14.

Pual, part. מְקֻטֶּרֶת incense, Song of Solomon 3:6.

Hiphil, to burn incense, used of sacrifices both lawful, 1 Chronicles 6:34, and unlawful, 1 Kings 3:3 followed by לְ of the deity, 1 Kings 11:8 often also followed by an acc. of the incense or victim burned, Exodus 29:18; Leviticus 1:9, 17 2:2, 16.

Hophal הָקְטַר pass. Leviticus 6:15. Part. Hoph. מֻקְטָר incense, Malachi 1:11.

Derivatives, קְטוֹרָה, קְטֹרֶת [קִטֵּר], קִיטֹר, מִקְטָר, מִקְטֶרֶת, and pr.n. קְטוּרָה.


קָטַר i.q. Ch. קְטַר, Hebr. קָשַׁר. Part. pass. Ezekiel 46:22, חֲצֵערוֹת קְטֻרוֹת “bound courts,” i.e. prob. vaulted, roofed.

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List of Word Forms
קְטֻר֔וֹת קטרות ketuRot qə·ṭu·rō·wṯ qəṭurōwṯ
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