'atam

The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

Strong's Number: 331 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
~taa primitive root
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
'atamTWOT - 73
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
aw-tam' Verb
Definition
  1. to shut, shut up, close
    1. (Qal) to shut, stop (of lips)
    2. (Hiphil) of the wicked stopping their ears (fig.)
NAS Word Usage - Total: 7
closes 1, latticed 2, shuts 1, shuttered 1, stops 2
NAS Verse Count
Psalms1
Proverbs2
Isaiah1
Ezekiel3


Total7
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 'atam". "The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .