`atah

The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

Strong's Number: 5844 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
ht[a primitive root
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
`atahTWOT - 1601,1602
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
aw-taw' Verb
Definition
  1. to cover, enwrap, wrap oneself, envelop oneself
    1. (Qal)
      1. to wrap, envelop oneself
      2. to cover (the beard in mourning)
      3. mourner, one who covers (participle)
    2. (Hiphil) to cover, enwrap, envelop
  2. to grasp
    1. (Qal) to grasp
NAS Word Usage - Total: 17
cover 5, covered 2, covering 1, covers 2, veils 1, wrap himself 1, wrapped 4, wraps himself 1
NAS Verse Count
Leviticus1
1 Samuel1
Psalms6
Solomon1
Isaiah2
Jeremiah1
Ezekiel3
Micah1


Total16
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 `atah". "The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .