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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary

Entry for Strong's #4991 - מַתַּת

Word Origin
from (04976) abbrev. form
Parts of Speech
Noun Feminine
Word Definition [ Brown-Drivers-Briggs | Strong ]
Brown-Driver-Briggs' Definition

1) gift, reward

Greek Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 3158 ‑ Μαθθάτ (mat‑that');  1394 ‑ δόσις (dos'‑is);  
Frequency Lists  [ Book | Word ]
Verse Results
KJV (6) NAS (6) HCS (4)
1 Kings 1
Proverbs 1
Ecclesiastes 2
Ezekiel 2
1 Kings 1
Proverbs 1
Ecclesiastes 2
Ezekiel 2
1 Kings 1
Proverbs 1
Ecclesiastes 2
n-cfs 1
n-cfsc 4
n-cfs 1
n-cfsc 5
n-cfs 1
n-cfsc 5

Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

2451) ntn (נתנ NTN) AC: Give CO: Gift AB: ?: [from: tn- removing]

V) ntn (נתנ NTN) - Give: [A generic verb with a wide application meaning to give] KJV (2008): (vf: Paal, Niphal, Hophal) give, put, deliver, made, set, up, lay, grant, suffer, yield, bring, cause, utter, send, recompense, appoint, show - Strongs: H5414 (נָתַן)

am) ntnm (מנתנ MNTN) - Gift: What is given. [df: Ntm] KJV (5): gift - Strongs: H4976 (מַתָּן)

af1 ) entnm (מנתנה MNTNH) - Gift: What is given. [Hebrew and Aramaic] [df: hntm] KJV (20): gift - Strongs: H4978 (מַתְּנָא), H4979 (מַתָּנָה)

af2 ) tntnm (מנתנת MNTNT) - Gift: What is given. [df: ttm] KJV (6): gift, give, reward - Strongs: H4991 (מַתַּת)

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Jeff Brenner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 [מַתַּת] noun feminine id.; — absolute מַתָּ֑ת 1 Kings 13:7; construct מַתַּת Proverbs 25:14 4t.; — gift = reward 1 Kings 13:7; מַתַּת יָדוֺ the gift of his hand, i.e. of his power, what he is able to give Ezekiel 46:5,11 (compare מַתָּנָה and יָד

2); אֱלֹהִים׳מ Ecclesiastes 3:13 the gift of God (of the enjoyment of man), so Ecclesiastes 5:18; שָׁ֑קֶר׳מ Proverbs 25:14 a gift of falsity, i.e. one promised and not given.

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List of Word Forms
בְּמַתַּת־ במתת־ מַתַּ֣ת מַתַּ֥ת מַתָּֽת׃ מתת מתת׃ bə·mat·taṯ- bemattat bəmattaṯ- mat·taṯ mat·tāṯ matTat mattaṯ mattāṯ
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