3794. Kitti or Kittiyyi
Strong's Concordance
Kitti or Kittiyyi: a son of Javan, also his desc. and their land
Original Word: יתִתכִּ
Part of Speech: Adjective
Transliteration: Kitti or Kittiyyi
Phonetic Spelling: (kit-tee')
Definition: a son of Javan, also his desc. and their land
NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
from an unused name
a son of Javan, also his desc. and their land
NASB Translation
Cyprus (3), Kittim (5).

[כִּתִּי] adjective, of a people always plural כִּתִּים כִּתִּיִּים; usually as

name, of a people = Cypriotes (compare Phoenician proper name, of a location כת כתי, Citium; on a connection with Kheta, –-t¹, –attê, חִתִּי, see WMMAsien u. Europa,345; — on Citium see CesnolaGyprus 46 ff); — אֶרֶץ כִּתִּים Isaiah 23:1, כִּתִּיי֯ם Isaiah 23:12; כִּתִּים (as son of Yawan) Genesis 10:4 = 1 Chronicles 1:7; וְצִים ׳מִיַּד כ Numbers 24:24 ships from the side (direction) of Kittim; more Generally, of coast-lands of Mediterranean, אִיֵּי כִּתִּיִּים Jeremiah 2:10, אִיֵּי כִּתִּיִּם Ezekiel 27:6; even of Macedonian Greece, צִיִּים כִּתִּים Daniel 11:30 (only here as adjective, compare Bev) i.e. Grecian ships.

כָּתִית see below כתת.

כתל (√ of following; compare Arabic make into firm lumps or blocks, make compact; Frey also bind, imprison, be joined together).

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance
Chittim, Kittim

Or Kittiyiy {kit-tee-ee'}; patrial from an unused name denoting Cyprus (only in the plural); a Kittite or Cypriote; hence, an islander in general, i.e. The Greeks or Romans on the shores opposite Palestine -- Chittim, Kittim.

Forms and Transliterations
כִּתִּ֔ים כִּתִּ֖ים כִּתִּים֙ כִתִּיִּים֙ כִּתִּיִּֽים׃ כִּתִּים֙ כתיים כתיים׃ כתים chittiYim kit·tî·yîm ḵit·tî·yîm kit·tîm kitTim kittîm kittiYim kittîyîm ḵittîyîm
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Englishman's Concordance
Genesis 10:4
HEB: אֱלִישָׁ֣ה וְתַרְשִׁ֑ישׁ כִּתִּ֖ים וְדֹדָנִֽים׃
NAS: and Tarshish, Kittim and Dodanim.
KJV: and Tarshish, Kittim, and Dodanim.
INT: Elishah and Tarshish Kittim and Dodanim

Numbers 24:24
HEB: וְצִים֙ מִיַּ֣ד כִּתִּ֔ים וְעִנּ֥וּ אַשּׁ֖וּר
NAS: [shall come] from the coast of Kittim, And they shall afflict
KJV: [shall come] from the coast of Chittim, and shall afflict
INT: ships the coast of Kittim shall afflict Asshur

1 Chronicles 1:7
HEB: אֱלִישָׁ֣ה וְתַרְשִׁ֑ישָׁה כִּתִּ֖ים וְרוֹדָנִֽים׃ ס
NAS: Tarshish, Kittim and Rodanim.
KJV: and Tarshish, Kittim, and Dodanim.
INT: Elishah Tarshish Kittim and Dodanim

Isaiah 23:1
HEB: מִבּ֔וֹא מֵאֶ֥רֶץ כִּתִּ֖ים נִגְלָה־ לָֽמוֹ׃
NAS: to them from the land of Cyprus.
KJV: from the land of Chittim it is revealed
INT: harbor the land of Cyprus is reported

Isaiah 23:12
HEB: [כִּתִּיִּים כ] (כִּתִּים֙ ק) ק֣וּמִי
NAS: Arise, pass over to Cyprus; even there
KJV: pass over to Chittim; there also shalt thou have no rest.
INT: daughter of Sidon Chittim Arise pass

Jeremiah 2:10
HEB: עִבְר֞וּ אִיֵּ֤י כִתִּיִּים֙ וּרְא֔וּ וְקֵדָ֛ר
NAS: to the coastlands of Kittim and see,
KJV: the isles of Chittim, and see;
INT: cross to the coastlands of Kittim and see to Kedar

Ezekiel 27:6
HEB: [כִּתִּיִּם כ] (כִּתִּיִּֽים׃ ק)
NAS: from the coastlands of Cyprus.
KJV: [brought] out of the isles of Chittim.
INT: of boxwood the coastlands Chittim

Daniel 11:30
HEB: ב֜וֹ צִיִּ֤ים כִּתִּים֙ וְנִכְאָ֔ה וְשָׁ֛ב
NAS: For ships of Kittim will come
KJV: For the ships of Chittim shall come
INT: will come ships of Kittim will be disheartened and will return

8 Occurrences

Strong's Hebrew 3794
8 Occurrences

ḵit·tî·yîm — 1 Occ.
kit·tîm — 6 Occ.
kit·tî·yîm — 1 Occ.

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