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Qarats

The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   7169  
Original WordWord Origin
#rqa primitive root
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
QaratsTWOT - 2075
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
kaw-rats'   Verb
 Definition
  1. to narrow, form, nip, pinch, squeeze, wink, purse
    1. (Qal) to pinch
    2. (Pual) to be nipped or pinched off, be formed
 
 NAS Word Usage - Total: 6
compresses 1, formed 1, maliciously* 1, wink 1, winks 2
 
NAS Verse Count
Job1
Psalms1
Proverbs3


Total5
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 Qarats". "The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .