Beten

The KJV Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

Strong's Number: 0990 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
!tbfrom an unused root probably meaning to be hollow
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
BetenTWOT - 236a
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
beh'-ten Noun Feminine
Definition
  1. belly, womb, body
    1. belly, abdomen
      1. as seat of hunger
      2. as seat of mental faculties
      3. of depth of Sheol (fig.)
    2. womb
King James Word Usage - Total: 72
belly 30, womb 31, body 8, within 2, born 1
KJV Verse Count
Genesis4
Numbers3
Deuteronomy6
Judges5
1 Kings1
Job16
Psalms10
Proverbs8
Ecclesiastes2
Solomon1
Isaiah8
Jeremiah1
Ezekiel1
Hosea3
Jonah1
Micah1
Habakkuk1


Total72
The Hebrew lexicon is Brown, Driver, Briggs, Gesenius Lexicon; this is keyed to the "Theological Word Book of the Old Testament." These files are considered public domain.

Bibliography Information

Brown, Driver, Briggs and Gesenius. "Hebrew Lexicon entry for Beten". "The KJV Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .