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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary

Entry for Strong's #2567 - חָמַשׁ

Word Origin
a denominative from (02568)
Parts of Speech
Word Definition [ Brown-Drivers-Briggs | Strong ]
Brown-Driver-Briggs' Definition

1) to arrange in multiples of five, take one fifth

1a) (Piel) to take one fifth, tax a fifth of

Greek Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 1074 ‑ γενεά (ghen‑eh‑ah');  
Frequency Lists  [ Book | Word ]
Verse Results
KJV (1) NAS (1) HCS (1)
Genesis 1
Genesis 1
Genesis 1
v-pp3ms 1
v-pp3ms 1
v-pp3ms 1

Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

2176) smh (ההמסה HhMSh) AC: Grab CO: Fingers AB: ?: A grabbing of something with the fingers. Also the number five from the fingers of the hand.

V) smh (ההמסה HhMSh) - Fifth: To take a fifth. [A denominative verb] KJV (1): (vf: Piel) fifth - Strongs: H2567 (חָמַשׁ)

Nm/f) smh (ההמסה HhMSh) - Five: [Also meaning fifty when written in the plural form - mismh] KJV (505): five, fifth, fifty, fiftieth - Strongs: H2568 (חֲמִשָּׁה), H2572 (חֲמִשִּׁים)

dm ) sfmh (ההמוסה HhMWSh) - Armed: One prepared for battle in the sense of grabbing weapons. KJV (4): armed, harness - Strongs: H2571 (חָמֻשׁ)

gm) smfh (ההומסה HhWMSh) - Fifth: KJV (5): fifth - Strongs: H2569 (חֹמֶשׁ), H2570 (חֹמֶשׁ)

bfm) isimh (ההמיסהי HhMYShY) - Fifth: KJV (45): fifth - Strongs: H2549 (חֲמִשִּׁי)

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Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 II. [חמשׁ] verb denominative only

Pi`elוְחִמֵּשׁ אֶתֿ אֶרֶץ מִצְרַיִם Genesis 41:34 (E) and he shall fifth (take the fifth part of) the land of Egypt, i.e. the fifth part of the produce (compare Arabic take a fifth part; Ethiopic 1. 2 quinque facere).

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List of Word Forms
וְחִמֵּשׁ֙ וחמש vechimMesh wə·ḥim·mêš wəḥimmêš
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