6352. pecham
Strong's Concordance
pecham: coal
Original Word: פֶחָם
Part of Speech: Noun Masculine
Transliteration: pecham
Phonetic Spelling: (peh-khawm')
Definition: coal
NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
from an unused word
NASB Translation
charcoal (1), coals (2).

מֶּחָם noun [masculine] coal (collective); absolute ׳פ, as inflammable, לְגֶחָלִים ׳פ Proverbs 26:21 (charcoal for embers, Toy); of glowing coal Isaiah 44:12, ׳אֵשׁ פ Isaiah 54:16; Psalm 11:6 for ᵑ0 מַּחִ֑ים אֵשׁ read מַּחַם אֵשׁ (or מַּחֲמֵי) coals of fire ("" גָּפְרִית), so Ew and others

פחת (√ of following; compare Arabic cut off, VII. be perforated (of roof); Syriac Pa`el pierce, break through, pit, chasm; Late Hebrew מָּחַת dig, hollow out, also diminish).

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance

Perhaps from an unused root probably meaning to be black; a coal, whether charred or live -- coals.

Forms and Transliterations
בַּפֶּחָ֔ם בפחם פֶּחָ֔ם פֶּחָ֣ם פחם bap·pe·ḥām bappeCham bappeḥām pe·ḥām peCham peḥām
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Englishman's Concordance
Proverbs 26:21
HEB: פֶּחָ֣ם לְ֭גֶחָלִים וְעֵצִ֣ים
NAS: [Like] charcoal to hot embers and wood
KJV: [As] coals [are] to burning coals,
INT: charcoal to hot and wood

Isaiah 44:12
HEB: מַֽעֲצָ֔ד וּפָעַל֙ בַּפֶּחָ֔ם וּבַמַּקָּב֖וֹת יִצְּרֵ֑הוּ
NAS: his work over the coals, fashioning
KJV: both worketh in the coals, and fashioneth
INT: A cutting and does the coals hammers fashioning

Isaiah 54:16
HEB: נֹפֵ֙חַ֙ בְּאֵ֣שׁ פֶּחָ֔ם וּמוֹצִ֥יא כְלִ֖י
NAS: the fire of coals And brings
KJV: that bloweth the coals in the fire,
INT: blows the fire of coals and brings A weapon

3 Occurrences

Strong's Hebrew 6352
3 Occurrences

bap·pe·ḥām — 1 Occ.
pe·ḥām — 2 Occ.

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