Cether

The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

Strong's Number: 5643 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
rtofrom (05641)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
CetherTWOT - 1551a,1551b
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
say'-ther
Definition
n m
  1. covering, shelter, hiding place, secrecy
    1. covering, cover
    2. hiding place, shelter, secret place
    3. secrecy
      1. secrecy (of tongue being slanderous) n f
  2. shelter, protection
NAS Word Usage - Total: 35
backbiting 1, covert 1, disguises* 1, hidden part 1, hiding place 6, secret 9, secret place 5, secretly 8, shelter 3
NAS Verse Count
Deuteronomy4
Judges1
1 Samuel2
2 Samuel1
Job4
Psalms10
Proverbs3
Solomon1
Isaiah4
Jeremiah3


Total33
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 Cether". "The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .