2846. chathah
Strong's Concordance
chathah: to snatch up
Original Word: חָתָה
Part of Speech: Verb
Transliteration: chathah
Phonetic Spelling: (khaw-thaw')
Short Definition: take
NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
a prim. root
Definition
to snatch up
NASB Translation
heap (1), snatch (1), take (2).

Brown-Driver-Briggs
[חָתָה] verb snatch up, usually fire, coals (Late Hebrew id.; ᵑ7 חֲתָא, id. (rare); Assyrian —atû is destroy (i.e. snatch away ?) see SASmAsrb i. 90) —

Qal Imperfect יַחְתֶּה Proverbs 6:27; suffix יַחְתְּךָ Psalm 52:7; Infinitive construct לַחְתּוֺת Isaiah 30:14; Participle חֹתֶה Proverbs 25:22; — snatch up, with accusative אֵשׁ מִיָּקוּד Isaiah 30:14 to snatch up fire from a hearth ("" לַחְשׂף מים מִגֶּבֶא); אֵשׁ בְּחֵיקוֺ Proverbs 6:27 shall a man snatch up fire in his bosom and his garments not be burned ? (in simile of adulterer); pregnantly seize (and put) upon עלרֿאֹשׁוֺ ׳גְּחָלִים אַתָּה ח Proverbs 25:22; יַחְתְּךָ וְיִסָּֽחֲךָ מֵאֹ֑הֶל Psalm 52:7 God . . . shall snatch thee away, and pluck thee up tent-less.

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance
heap, take away

A primitive root; to lay hold of; especially to pick up fire -- heap, take (away).

Forms and Transliterations
הֲיַחְתֶּ֤ה היחתה חֹתֶ֣ה חתה יַחְתְּךָ֣ יחתך לַחְתּ֥וֹת לחתות choTeh hă·yaḥ·teh hayachTeh hăyaḥteh ḥō·ṯeh ḥōṯeh lachTot laḥ·tō·wṯ laḥtōwṯ yachteCha yaḥ·tə·ḵā yaḥtəḵā
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Strong's Hebrew 2846
4 Occurrences


ḥō·ṯeh — 1 Occ.
hă·yaḥ·teh — 1 Occ.
laḥ·tō·wṯ — 1 Occ.
yaḥ·tə·ḵā — 1 Occ.

Psalm 52:5
HEB: יִתָּצְךָ֪ לָ֫נֶ֥צַח יַחְתְּךָ֣ וְיִסָּחֲךָ֣ מֵאֹ֑הֶל
NAS: forever; He will snatch you up and tear you away
KJV: thee for ever, he shall take thee away, and pluck thee out
INT: will break forever will snatch and tear from tent

Proverbs 6:27
HEB: הֲיַחְתֶּ֤ה אִ֓ישׁ אֵ֬שׁ
NAS: Can a man take fire in his bosom
KJV: Can a man take fire in his bosom,
INT: take A man fire

Proverbs 25:22
HEB: גֶֽחָלִ֗ים אַ֭תָּה חֹתֶ֣ה עַל־ רֹאשׁ֑וֹ
NAS: For you will heap burning coals
KJV: For thou shalt heap coals of fire
INT: coals you will heap on his head

Isaiah 30:14
HEB: בִמְכִתָּתוֹ֙ חֶ֔רֶשׂ לַחְתּ֥וֹת אֵשׁ֙ מִיָּק֔וּד
NAS: among its pieces To take fire
KJV: of it a sherd to take fire
INT: pieces A sherd to take fire A hearth

4 Occurrences

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