Chathan

The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

Strong's Number: 2859 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
NAS Word Usage - Total: 12
allied himself by marriage 1, become the son-in-law 4, formed a marriage alliance 1, intermarry 4, marriage alliance 1, son-in-law 1
NAS Verse Count
Genesis1
Deuteronomy1
Joshua1
1 Samuel5
1 Kings1
2 Chronicles1
Ezra1


Total11
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 NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .