Chathan

The KJV Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

Strong's Number: 02859 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
!txa primitive root
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
ChathanTWOT - 781b
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
khaw-than' Verb
Definition
  1. to become a son-in-law, make oneself a daughter's husband
    1. (Qal) wife's father, wife's mother, father-in-law, mother-in- law (participle)
    2. (Hithpael) to make oneself a daughter's husband
King James Word Usage - Total: 33
law 27, affinity 3, marriages 3
KJV Verse Count
Genesis1
Exodus14
Numbers1
Deuteronomy2
Joshua1
Judges5
1 Samuel5
1 Kings1
2 Chronicles1
Ezra1


Total32
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 Chathan". "The KJV Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .