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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary

Entry for Strong's #6622 - פָּתַר

Word Origin
a primitive root
Parts of Speech
Word Definition [ Brown-Drivers-Briggs | Strong ]
Brown-Driver-Briggs' Definition

1) (Qal) to interpret (dreams)

Greek Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 518 ‑ ἀπαγγέλλω (ap‑ang‑el'‑lo);  868 ‑ ἀφίστημι (af‑is'‑tay‑mee);  1299 ‑ διατάσσω (dee‑at‑as'‑so);  2647 ‑ καταλύω (kat‑al‑oo'‑o);  
Frequency Lists  [ Book | Word ]
Verse Results
KJV (9) NAS (9) HCS (9)
Genesis 7
Genesis 7
Genesis 9
v-qPms 2
v-qc 2
v-qp3ms 5
v-qPms 2
v-qc 2
v-qp3ms 5
v-qPms 2
v-qc 2
v-qp3ms 5

Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

2653) rtp (פתר PTR) AC: Open CO: ? AB: Interpretation: A revealing of a text or speech in order to understand it. [from: rp- breaking open to reveal fruit (מאננג meaning) ]

V) rtp (פתר PTR) - Interpret: [Hebrew and Aramaic] KJV (11): (vf: Paal) interpret, interpretation - Strongs: H6590 (פְּשַׁר), H6622 (פָּתַר)

Nm) rtp (פתר PTR) - Interpret: [Hebrew and Aramaic] [df: rvp] KJV (32): interpretation - Strongs: H6591 (פְּשַׁר), H6592 (פֵּשֶׁר)

ejm ) nfrtip (פיתרונ PYTRWN) - Interpretation: KJV (5): interpretation - Strongs: H6623 (פִּתְרֹן)

AHL Definitions Copyright: ©1999-2013
Jeff Brenner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 מָּתַר verb interpret (dream), only Genesis 40:41 (Late Hebrew id., Jewish-Aramaic מְּתַר; apparently = Aramaic מְּשַׁר, , dissolve, figurative solve, interpret, compare מֵּשֶׁר); —

Qal Perfect 3 masculine singular מָּתַר, with ל person Genesis 40:22; Genesis 41:13; absolute מָּתָ֑ר Genesis 40:16; Genesis 41:12; with accusative of thing: Imperfect 3 masculine singular וַיִּפְתָּרלָֿנוּ Genesis 41:12; Infinitive construct לִפְתֹּר Genesis 41:15; Participle active מֹּתֵר Genesis 40:8; Genesis 41:15, ׳מּוֺ Genesis 41:8.

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List of Word Forms
וַיִּפְתָּר־ וּפֹתֵ֖ר ויפתר־ ופתר לִפְתֹּ֥ר לפתר פָּֽתַר־ פָּתַ֛ר פָּתָ֑ר פָּתָֽר׃ פּוֹתֵ֥ר פותר פתר פתר־ פתר׃ lifTor lip̄·tōr lip̄tōr pā·ṯar pā·ṯār pā·ṯar- paTar pāṯar pāṯār pāṯar- pō·w·ṯêr poTer pōwṯêr ū·p̄ō·ṯêr ufoTer ūp̄ōṯêr vaiyiftor way·yip̄·tār- wayyip̄tār-
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