2909. tachah
Strong's Concordance
tachah: to hurl, shoot
Original Word: טָחה
Part of Speech: Verb
Transliteration: tachah
Phonetic Spelling: (taw-khaw')
Definition: to hurl, shoot
NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
a prim. root
to hurl, shoot
NASB Translation
bowshot* (1).

[טָחָה] verb hurl, shoot (Late Hebrew id.; Arabic spread, extend, carry far with, e.g. a ball Lane1832c) — only

Pil. Participle (Ges§ 75 R 18) plural construct הַרְחֵק כִּמְטַחֲוֵי קֶשֶׁת Genesis 21:16 (E), literally making distant like shooters of a bow = about a bowshot off.

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance

A primitive root; to stretch a bow, as an archer -- (bow-)shot.

Forms and Transliterations
כִּמְטַחֲוֵ֣י כמטחוי kim·ṭa·ḥă·wê kimtachaVei kimṭaḥăwê
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Englishman's Concordance
Genesis 21:16
HEB: מִנֶּ֗גֶד הַרְחֵק֙ כִּמְטַחֲוֵ֣י קֶ֔שֶׁת כִּ֣י
NAS: opposite him, about a bowshot away,
KJV: [him] a good way off, as it were a bowshot: for she said,
INT: against away shot arch for

1 Occurrence

Strong's Hebrew 2909
1 Occurrence

kim·ṭa·ḥă·wê — 1 Occ.

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