2938. taam
Strong's Concordance
taam: to taste, perceive
Original Word: טָעַם
Part of Speech: Verb
Transliteration: taam
Phonetic Spelling: (taw-am')
Short Definition: taste
NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
a prim. root
Definition
to taste, perceive
NASB Translation
indeed tasted (1), senses (1), taste (4), tasted (2), tastes (2).

Brown-Driver-Briggs
טָעַם verb taste, perceive (Late Hebrew id.; Aramaic , טְעֵים taste; Assyrian noun ‰êmû, sense, command, ZimBP 92 LyonSargontexte 67 AsrbAnnals iii, 95; Arabic eat, taste, examine by tasting; Ethiopic taste, examine by tasting, etc.) —

Qal Perfect3masculine singular ׳ט 1 Samuel 14:24; 3feminine singular טָֽעֲמָה Proverbs 31:18; 1singular טָעַמְתִּי 1 Samuel 14:29,43; Imperfect3masculine singular יִטְעַם 1 Samuel 19:36 2t.; 1 singular אֶטְעַם 2 Samuel 3:35; 3masculine plural יִטְעֲמוּ Jonah 3:7; Imperative masculine plural טַעֲמוּ Psalm 34:9; Infinitive absolute טָעֹם 1 Samuel 14:13; —

1 taste, of eating in small quantity, followed by accusative לָ֑חֶם 1 Samuel 14:24, מְעַט דְּבַשׁ 1 Samuel 14:29, so 1 Samuel 14:43 (טָעִם טָעַמְתִּי); לֶחֶם אוֺ כָלמְֿאוּמָה 2 Samuel 3:35; מְאוּמָה Jonah 3:7.

2 of sense of taste, object אֶתאֲֿשֶׁר אֹכַל וְאֶתאֲֿשֶׁר אֶשְׁתֶּה 2 Samuel 19:36; so חֵךְ אֹכֶל יִטְעַםלֿוֺ Job 12:11; חֵךְ יִטְעַם לֶאֱכֹל Job 34:3.

3 figurative Proverbs 31:18 she tasteth that her gain is good (object clause with כִּי), i.e. she experiences that her trade is profitable; so מַעֲמוּ וּרְאוּ כִּיטֿוֺב יהוה Psalm 34:9 taste ye and see that ׳י is good.

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance
but, perceive, taste

A primitive root; to taste; figuratively, to perceive -- X but, perceive, taste.

Forms and Transliterations
אֶטְעַם־ אטעם־ טַעֲמ֣וּ טָ֭עֲמָה טָעַ֔מְתִּי טָעַ֜מְתִּי טָעַ֥ם טָעֹ֨ם טעם טעמה טעמו טעמתי יִטְעֲמוּ֙ יִטְעַ֤ם יִטְעַ֥ם יִטְעַם־ יטעם יטעם־ יטעמו ’eṭ‘am- ’eṭ·‘am- etam ṭā‘am ṭā‘ămāh ṭā‘amtî ṭa‘ămū ṭā‘ōm ṭā·‘ă·māh ṭa·‘ă·mū ṭā·‘am ṭā·‘am·tî ṭā·‘ōm taAm Taamah taAmti taaMu taOm yiṭ‘am yiṭ‘am- yiṭ‘ămū yiṭ·‘ă·mū yiṭ·‘am yiṭ·‘am- yitAm yitaMu
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11 Occurrences


’eṭ·‘am- — 1 Occ.
ṭā·‘am — 1 Occ.
ṭā·‘ă·māh — 1 Occ.
ṭā·‘am·tî — 2 Occ.
ṭa·‘ă·mū — 1 Occ.
ṭā·‘ōm — 1 Occ.
yiṭ·‘am — 3 Occ.
yiṭ·‘ă·mū — 1 Occ.

1 Samuel 14:24
HEB: מֵאֹ֣יְבַ֔י וְלֹֽא טָעַ֥ם כָּל־ הָעָ֖ם
NAS: So none of the people tasted food.
KJV: So none of the people tasted [any] food.
INT: enemies not tasted all manner of the people

1 Samuel 14:29
HEB: עֵינַ֔י כִּ֣י טָעַ֔מְתִּי מְעַ֖ט דְּבַ֥שׁ
NAS: because I tasted a little
KJV: have been enlightened, because I tasted a little
INT: my eyes because tasted A little honey

1 Samuel 14:43
HEB: יוֹנָתָ֗ן וַיֹּאמֶר֩ טָעֹ֨ם טָעַ֜מְתִּי בִּקְצֵ֨ה
NAS: him and said, I indeed tasted
KJV: him, and said, I did but taste
INT: and Jonathan and said indeed tasted the end

1 Samuel 14:43
HEB: וַיֹּאמֶר֩ טָעֹ֨ם טָעַ֜מְתִּי בִּקְצֵ֨ה הַמַּטֶּ֧ה
NAS: I indeed tasted a little
KJV: I did but taste a little
INT: and said indeed tasted the end of the staff

2 Samuel 3:35
HEB: בֽוֹא־ הַשֶּׁ֛מֶשׁ אֶטְעַם־ לֶ֖חֶם א֥וֹ
NAS: also, if I taste bread or
KJV: to me, and more also, if I taste bread,
INT: goes the sun taste bread or

2 Samuel 19:35
HEB: לְרָ֗ע אִם־ יִטְעַ֤ם עַבְדְּךָ֙ אֶת־
NAS: Or can your servant taste what I eat
KJV: can thy servant taste what
INT: adversity lo taste your servant what

Job 12:11
HEB: וְ֝חֵ֗ךְ אֹ֣כֶל יִטְעַם־ לֽוֹ׃
NAS: words, As the palate tastes its food?
KJV: words? and the mouth taste his meat?
INT: as the palate eating tastes

Job 34:3
HEB: תִּבְחָ֑ן וְ֝חֵ֗ךְ יִטְעַ֥ם לֶאֱכֹֽל׃
NAS: words As the palate tastes food.
KJV: words, as the mouth tasteth meat.
INT: tests as the palate tastes food

Psalm 34:8
HEB: טַעֲמ֣וּ וּ֭רְאוּ כִּי־
NAS: O taste and see that the LORD
KJV: O taste and see that the LORD
INT: taste and see for

Proverbs 31:18
HEB: טָ֭עֲמָה כִּי־ ט֣וֹב
NAS: She senses that her gain is good;
KJV: She perceiveth that her merchandise
INT: senses for is good

Jonah 3:7
HEB: וְהַצֹּ֗אן אַֽל־ יִטְעֲמוּ֙ מְא֔וּמָה אַ֨ל־
NAS: or flock taste a thing.
KJV: nor flock, taste any thing:
INT: flock nay taste A thing not

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