Taher

The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   2891  
Original WordWord Origin
rhja primitive root
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
TaherTWOT - 792
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
taw-hare'   Verb
 Definition
  1. to be clean, be pure
    1. (Qal)
      1. to be clean (physically - of disease)
      2. to be clean ceremonially
      3. to purify, be clean morally, made clean
    2. (Piel)
      1. to cleanse, purify 1b
    3. physically 1b
    4. ceremonially 1b
    5. morally
      1. to pronounce clean
      2. to perform the ceremony of cleansing
    6. (Pual) to be cleansed, be pronounced clean
    7. (Hithpael)
      1. to purify oneself 1d
    8. ceremonially 1d
    9. morally
      1. to present oneself for purification
 
 NAS Word Usage - Total: 96
become clean 2, becomes clean 2, becomes cleansed 1, clean 25, cleanse 15, cleansed 19, cleansing 1, cleared 1, pronounce him clean 6, pronounce the clean 1, pronounce clean 2, pronounces him clean 1, pronouncing it clean 1, pure 2, purge 1, purged 2, purified 5, purifier 1, purify 5, purifying 1, remain 1, unclean* 1
 
NAS Verse Count
Genesis1
Leviticus35
Numbers8
Joshua1
2 Kings4
2 Chronicles7
Ezra1
Nehemiah4
Job2
Psalms2
Proverbs1
Isaiah1
Jeremiah2
Ezekiel9
Malachi1


Total79
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 Taher". "The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .