Taphas

The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

Strong's Number: 8610 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
Xpta primitive root
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
TaphasTWOT - 2538
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
taw-fas' Verb
Definition
  1. to catch, handle, lay hold, take hold of, seize, wield
    1. (Qal)
      1. to lay hold of, seize, arrest, catch
      2. to grasp (in order to) wield, wield, use skilfully
    2. (Niphal) to be seized, be arrested, be caught, be taken, captured
    3. (Piel) to catch, grasp (with the hands)
NAS Word Usage - Total: 63
arrested 2, capture 2, captured 8, caught 5, grasp 1, grasps 1, handle 4, handled 1, hold 1, lay hold 1, lays hold 1, occupy 1, overlaid 1, play 1, profane 1, seize 5, seized 13, seizes 1, surely be captured 1, take 3, taken over 1, took 3, took hold 3, wielding 1, wields 1
NAS Verse Count
Genesis2
Numbers1
Deuteronomy4
Joshua2
1 Samuel2
1 Kings4
2 Kings7
2 Chronicles1
Psalms2
Proverbs2
Isaiah2
Jeremiah16
Ezekiel12
Amos1
Habakkuk1


Total59
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 Taphas". "The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .