Matar

The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   4305  
Original WordWord Origin
rtma primitive root
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
MatarTWOT - 1187
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
maw-tar'   Verb
 Definition
  1. to rain
    1. (Niphal) to be rained on or upon
    2. (Hiphil)
      1. to rain, send rain
      2. to rain hail, send hail
 
 NAS Word Usage - Total: 17
bring rain 1, rain 5, rained 5, rained down 1, send 1, send rain 3, sent rain 1
 
NAS Verse Count
Genesis3
Exodus3
Job2
Psalms3
Isaiah1
Ezekiel1
Amos1


Total14
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 Matar". "The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .