Strong's Hebrew: 2545. חֲמוֹת (chamoth) -- husband's mother
2545. chamoth
Strong's Concordance
chamoth: husband's mother
Original Word: חֲמוֹת
Part of Speech: Noun Feminine
Transliteration: chamoth
Phonetic Spelling: (kham-oth')
Short Definition: mother-in-law
NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
fem. of cham
Definition
husband's mother
NASB Translation
mother-in-law (11).

Brown-Driver-Briggs
[חָמוֺת] noun feminine husband's mother (Late Hebrew חָמוֺת, Aramaic חֲמָתָא; Arabic husband's mother; Assyrian êmêtu, ZimBP 48; Ethiopic ) — only suffix חֲמוֺתֵךְ Ruth 2:11; Ruth 3:17; חֲמוֺתָהּ Ruth 1:14 7t.; חֲמֹתָהּ Micah 7:6; — of Naomi Ruth 1:14; Ruth 2:11,18,19 (twice in verse); Ruth 2:23; Ruth 3:1,6,16,17; בַּת קָמָ֫ה בְאִמָּ֔הּ כַּלָּה בַּחֲמֹתָהּ Micah 7:6.

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance
mother in law

Or (shortened) chamoth {kham-oth'}; feminine of cham; a mother-in-law -- mother in law.

see HEBREW cham

Forms and Transliterations
בַּחֲמֹתָ֑הּ בחמתה חֲמוֹתֵ֔ךְ חֲמוֹתֵֽךְ׃ חֲמוֹתָ֑הּ חֲמוֹתָ֔הּ חֲמוֹתָ֖הּ חֲמוֹתָ֜הּ חֲמוֹתָֽהּ׃ חמותה חמותה׃ חמותך חמותך׃ לַחֲמוֹתָ֔הּ לַחֲמוֹתָ֗הּ לחמותה ba·ḥă·mō·ṯāh bachamoTah baḥămōṯāh chamoTah chamoTech ḥă·mō·w·ṯāh ḥă·mō·w·ṯêḵ ḥămōwṯāh ḥămōwṯêḵ la·ḥă·mō·w·ṯāh lachamoTah laḥămōwṯāh
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Strong's Hebrew 2545
11 Occurrences


ba·ḥă·mō·ṯāh — 1 Occ.
ḥă·mō·w·ṯāh — 6 Occ.
ḥă·mō·w·ṯêḵ — 2 Occ.
la·ḥă·mō·w·ṯāh — 2 Occ.

Ruth 1:14
HEB: וַתִּשַּׁ֤ק עָרְפָּה֙ לַחֲמוֹתָ֔הּ וְר֖וּת דָּ֥בְקָה
NAS: kissed her mother-in-law, but Ruth
KJV: kissed her mother in law; but Ruth
INT: kissed and Orpah her mother-in-law Ruth clung

Ruth 2:11
HEB: עָשִׂית֙ אֶת־ חֲמוֹתֵ֔ךְ אַחֲרֵ֖י מ֣וֹת
NAS: that you have done for your mother-in-law after
KJV: me, all that thou hast done unto thy mother in law since
INT: have done for your mother-in-law after the death

Ruth 2:18
HEB: הָעִ֔יר וַתֵּ֥רֶא חֲמוֹתָ֖הּ אֵ֣ת אֲשֶׁר־
NAS: into the city, and her mother-in-law saw
KJV: into the city: and her mother in law saw
INT: the city saw mother-in-law what had gleaned

Ruth 2:19
HEB: וַתֹּאמֶר֩ לָ֨הּ חֲמוֹתָ֜הּ אֵיפֹ֨ה לִקַּ֤טְתְּ
NAS: Her mother-in-law then said
KJV: And her mother in law said
INT: said her mother-in-law to her Where glean

Ruth 2:19
HEB: בָּר֑וּךְ וַתַּגֵּ֣ד לַחֲמוֹתָ֗הּ אֵ֤ת אֲשֶׁר־
NAS: So she told her mother-in-law with whom
KJV: of thee. And she shewed her mother in law with whom she had wrought,
INT: of you be blessed told her mother-in-law whom worked

Ruth 2:23
HEB: וַתֵּ֖שֶׁב אֶת־ חֲמוֹתָֽהּ׃
NAS: And she lived with her mother-in-law.
KJV: and dwelt with her mother in law.
INT: lived with her mother-in-law

Ruth 3:1
HEB: לָ֖הּ נָעֳמִ֣י חֲמוֹתָ֑הּ בִּתִּ֞י הֲלֹ֧א
NAS: Then Naomi her mother-in-law said
KJV: Then Naomi her mother in law said
INT: said Naomi her mother-in-law to her my daughter not

Ruth 3:6
HEB: אֲשֶׁר־ צִוַּ֖תָּה חֲמוֹתָֽהּ׃
NAS: according to all that her mother-in-law had commanded
KJV: and did according to all that her mother in law bade
INT: after had commanded her mother-in-law

Ruth 3:16
HEB: וַתָּבוֹא֙ אֶל־ חֲמוֹתָ֔הּ וַתֹּ֖אמֶר מִי־
NAS: When she came to her mother-in-law, she said,
KJV: And when she came to her mother in law, she said,
INT: came to her mother-in-law said How

Ruth 3:17
HEB: רֵיקָ֖ם אֶל־ חֲמוֹתֵֽךְ׃
NAS: Do not go to your mother-in-law empty-handed.'
KJV: not empty unto thy mother in law.
INT: empty nay to your mother-in-law

Micah 7:6
HEB: בְאִמָּ֔הּ כַּלָּ֖ה בַּחֲמֹתָ֑הּ אֹיְבֵ֥י אִ֖ישׁ
NAS: Daughter-in-law against her mother-in-law; A man's
KJV: the daughter in law against her mother in law; a man's
INT: her mother Daughter-in-law her mother-in-law enemies A man's

11 Occurrences

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