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Tame'

The KJV Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   02930  
Original WordWord Origin
amja primitive root
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Tame'TWOT - 809
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
taw-may'   Verb
 Definition
  1. to be unclean, become unclean, become impure
    1. (Qal) to be or become unclean
      1. sexually
      2. religiously
      3. ceremonially
    2. (Niphal)
      1. to defile oneself, be defiled 1b
    3. sexually 1b
    4. by idolatry 1b
    5. ceremonially
      1. to be regarded as unclean
    6. (Piel)
      1. to defile 1c
    7. sexually 1c
    8. religiously 1c
    9. ceremonially
      1. to pronounce unclean, declare unclean (ceremonially)
      2. to profane (God's name)
    10. (Pual) to be defiled
    11. (Hithpael) to be unclean
    12. (Hothpael) to be defiled
 
 King James Word Usage - Total: 161
unclean 74, defile 71, pollute 14, uncleanness 1, utterly 1
 
  KJV Verse Count 
Genesis3
Leviticus71
Numbers21
Deuteronomy2
2 Kings4
2 Chronicles1
Psalms2
Isaiah1
Jeremiah4
Ezekiel28
Hosea3
Micah1
Haggai1


Total142
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 Tame'". "The KJV Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .