Tamak

The KJV Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   08551  
Original WordWord Origin
$mta primitive root
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
TamakTWOT - 2520
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
taw-mak'   Verb
 Definition
  1. to grasp, hold, support, attain, lay hold of, hold fast
    1. (Qal)
      1. to grasp, lay hold of, attain
      2. to hold up, support
      3. to hold, keep
      4. to take hold of each other
    2. (Niphal) to be seized, be held
 
 King James Word Usage - Total: 21
hold 7, uphold 5, retain 4, hold up 2, miscellaneous 3
 
  KJV Verse Count 
Genesis1
Exodus1
Job1
Psalms4
Proverbs8
Isaiah3
Amos2


Total20
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 Tamak". "The KJV Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .