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Lexicon :: Strong's H2891 - taher

טָהֵר

Transliteration
taher
Pronunciation
tä·hār' (Key)
Part of Speech
verb
Root Word (Etymology)
A primitive root
Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 792

Outline of Biblical Usage
  1. to be clean, be pure

    1. (Qal)

      1. to be clean (physically - of disease)

      2. to be clean ceremonially

      3. to purify, be clean morally, made clean

    2. (Piel)

      1. to cleanse, purify

        1. physically

        2. ceremonially

        3. morally

      2. to pronounce clean

      3. to perform the ceremony of cleansing

    3. (Pual) to be cleansed, be pronounced clean

    4. (Hithpael)

      1. to purify oneself

        1. ceremonially

        2. morally

      2. to present oneself for purification

KJV Translation Count — Total: 94x
The KJV translates Strongs H2891 in the following manner: clean (80x), purify (6x), purge (5x), pure (2x), purifier (1x).
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Concordance Results Using KJV

Strong's Number H2891 matches the Hebrew טָהֵר (taher ),
which occurs 94 times in 79 verses in the Hebrew concordance of the KJV
Page 1 / 2 (Gen 35:2–2Ch 29:15)

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Tools specific to Gen 35:2

Gen 35:2

Then Jacob said unto his household, and to all that were with him, Put away the strange gods that are among you, and be clean, H2891 and change your garments:

Tools specific to Lev 11:32

Lev 11:32

And upon whatsoever any of them, when they are dead, doth fall, it shall be unclean; whether it be any vessel of wood, or raiment, or skin, or sack, whatsoever vessel it be, wherein any work is done, it must be put into water, and it shall be unclean until the even; so it shall be cleansed. H2891

Tools specific to Lev 12:7

Lev 12:7

Who shall offer it before the LORD, and make an atonement for her; and she shall be cleansed H2891 from the issue of her blood. This is the law for her that hath born a male or a female.

Tools specific to Lev 12:8

Lev 12:8

And if she be not able to bring a lamb, then she shall bring two turtles, or two young pigeons; the one for the burnt offering, and the other for a sin offering: and the priest shall make an atonement for her, and she shall be clean. H2891

Tools specific to Lev 13:6

Lev 13:6

And the priest shall look on him again the seventh day: and, behold, if the plague be somewhat dark, and the plague spread not in the skin, the priest shall pronounce him clean: H2891 it is but a scab: and he shall wash his clothes, and be clean. H2891

Tools specific to Lev 13:13

Lev 13:13

Then the priest shall consider: and, behold, if the leprosy have covered all his flesh, he shall pronounce him clean H2891 that hath the plague: it is all turned white: he is clean.

Tools specific to Lev 13:17

Lev 13:17

And the priest shall see him: and, behold, if the plague be turned into white; then the priest shall pronounce him clean H2891 that hath the plague: he is clean.

Tools specific to Lev 13:23

Lev 13:23

But if the bright spot stay in his place, and spread not, it is a burning boil; and the priest shall pronounce him clean. H2891

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Lev 13:28

And if the bright spot stay in his place, and spread not in the skin, but it be somewhat dark; it is a rising of the burning, and the priest shall pronounce him clean: H2891 for it is an inflammation of the burning.

Tools specific to Lev 13:34

Lev 13:34

And in the seventh day the priest shall look on the scall: and, behold, if the scall be not spread in the skin, nor be in sight deeper than the skin; then the priest shall pronounce him clean: H2891 and he shall wash his clothes, and be clean. H2891

Tools specific to Lev 13:37

Lev 13:37

But if the scall be in his sight at a stay, and that there is black hair grown up therein; the scall is healed, he is clean: and the priest shall pronounce him clean. H2891

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Lev 13:58

And the garment, either warp, or woof, or whatsoever thing of skin it be, which thou shalt wash, if the plague be departed from them, then it shall be washed the second time, and shall be clean. H2891

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Lev 13:59

This is the law of the plague of leprosy in a garment of woollen or linen, either in the warp, or woof, or any thing of skins, to pronounce it clean, H2891 or to pronounce it unclean.

Tools specific to Lev 14:4

Lev 14:4

Then shall the priest command to take for him that is to be cleansed H2891 two birds alive and clean, and cedar wood, and scarlet, and hyssop:

Tools specific to Lev 14:7

Lev 14:7

And he shall sprinkle upon him that is to be cleansed H2891 from the leprosy seven times, and shall pronounce him clean, H2891 and shall let the living bird loose into the open field.

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Lev 14:8

And he that is to be cleansed H2891 shall wash his clothes, and shave off all his hair, and wash himself in water, that he may be clean: H2891 and after that he shall come into the camp, and shall tarry abroad out of his tent seven days.

Tools specific to Lev 14:9

Lev 14:9

But it shall be on the seventh day, that he shall shave all his hair off his head and his beard and his eyebrows, even all his hair he shall shave off: and he shall wash his clothes, also he shall wash his flesh in water, and he shall be clean. H2891

Tools specific to Lev 14:11

Lev 14:11

And the priest that maketh him clean H2891 shall present the man that is to be made clean, H2891 and those things, before the LORD, at the door of the tabernacle of the congregation:

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Lev 14:14

And the priest shall take some of the blood of the trespass offering, and the priest shall put it upon the tip of the right ear of him that is to be cleansed, H2891 and upon the thumb of his right hand, and upon the great toe of his right foot:

Tools specific to Lev 14:17

Lev 14:17

And of the rest of the oil that is in his hand shall the priest put upon the tip of the right ear of him that is to be cleansed, H2891 and upon the thumb of his right hand, and upon the great toe of his right foot, upon the blood of the trespass offering:

Tools specific to Lev 14:18

Lev 14:18

And the remnant of the oil that is in the priest's hand he shall pour upon the head of him that is to be cleansed: H2891 and the priest shall make an atonement for him before the LORD.

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Lev 14:19

And the priest shall offer the sin offering, and make an atonement for him that is to be cleansed H2891 from his uncleanness; and afterward he shall kill the burnt offering:

Tools specific to Lev 14:20

Lev 14:20

And the priest shall offer the burnt offering and the meat offering upon the altar: and the priest shall make an atonement for him, and he shall be clean. H2891

Tools specific to Lev 14:25

Lev 14:25

And he shall kill the lamb of the trespass offering, and the priest shall take some of the blood of the trespass offering, and put it upon the tip of the right ear of him that is to be cleansed, H2891 and upon the thumb of his right hand, and upon the great toe of his right foot:

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Lev 14:28

And the priest shall put of the oil that is in his hand upon the tip of the right ear of him that is to be cleansed, H2891 and upon the thumb of his right hand, and upon the great toe of his right foot, upon the place of the blood of the trespass offering:

Tools specific to Lev 14:29

Lev 14:29

And the rest of the oil that is in the priest's hand he shall put upon the head of him that is to be cleansed, H2891 to make an atonement for him before the LORD.

Tools specific to Lev 14:31

Lev 14:31

Even such as he is able to get, the one for a sin offering, and the other for a burnt offering, with the meat offering: and the priest shall make an atonement for him that is to be cleansed H2891 before the LORD.

Tools specific to Lev 14:48

Lev 14:48

And if the priest shall come in, and look upon it, and, behold, the plague hath not spread in the house, after the house was plaistered: then the priest shall pronounce the house clean, H2891 because the plague is healed.

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Lev 14:53

But he shall let go the living bird out of the city into the open fields, and make an atonement for the house: and it shall be clean. H2891

Tools specific to Lev 15:13

Lev 15:13

And when he that hath an issue is cleansed H2891 of his issue; then he shall number to himself seven days for his cleansing, and wash his clothes, and bathe his flesh in running water, and shall be clean. H2891

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Lev 15:28

But if she be cleansed H2891 of her issue, then she shall number to herself seven days, and after that she shall be clean. H2891

Tools specific to Lev 16:19

Lev 16:19

And he shall sprinkle of the blood upon it with his finger seven times, and cleanse H2891 it, and hallow it from the uncleanness of the children of Israel.

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Lev 16:30

For on that day shall the priest make an atonement for you, to cleanse H2891 you, that ye may be clean H2891 from all your sins before the LORD.

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Lev 17:15

And every soul that eateth that which died of itself, or that which was torn with beasts, whether it be one of your own country, or a stranger, he shall both wash his clothes, and bathe himself in water, and be unclean until the even: then shall he be clean. H2891

Tools specific to Lev 22:4

Lev 22:4

What man soever of the seed of Aaron is a leper, or hath a running issue; he shall not eat of the holy things, until he be clean. H2891 And whoso toucheth any thing that is unclean by the dead, or a man whose seed goeth from him;

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Lev 22:7

And when the sun is down, he shall be clean, H2891 and shall afterward eat of the holy things; because it is his food.

Tools specific to Num 8:6

Num 8:6

Take the Levites from among the children of Israel, and cleanse H2891 them.

Tools specific to Num 8:7

Num 8:7

And thus shalt thou do unto them, to cleanse H2891 them: Sprinkle water of purifying upon them, and let them shave all their flesh, and let them wash their clothes, and so make themselves clean. H2891

Tools specific to Num 8:15

Num 8:15

And after that shall the Levites go in to do the service of the tabernacle of the congregation: and thou shalt cleanse H2891 them, and offer them for an offering.

Tools specific to Num 8:21

Num 8:21

And the Levites were purified, and they washed their clothes; and Aaron offered them as an offering before the LORD; and Aaron made an atonement for them to cleanse H2891 them.

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Num 19:12

He shall purify himself with it on the third day, and on the seventh day he shall be clean: H2891 but if he purify not himself the third day, then the seventh day he shall not be clean. H2891

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Num 19:19

And the clean person shall sprinkle upon the unclean on the third day, and on the seventh day: and on the seventh day he shall purify himself, and wash his clothes, and bathe himself in water, and shall be clean H2891 at even.

Tools specific to Num 31:23

Num 31:23

Every thing that may abide the fire, ye shall make it go through the fire, and it shall be clean: H2891 nevertheless it shall be purified with the water of separation: and all that abideth not the fire ye shall make go through the water.

Tools specific to Num 31:24

Num 31:24

And ye shall wash your clothes on the seventh day, and ye shall be clean, H2891 and afterward ye shall come into the camp.

Tools specific to Jos 22:17

Jos 22:17

Is the iniquity of Peor too little for us, from which we are not cleansed H2891 until this day, although there was a plague in the congregation of the LORD,

Tools specific to 2Ki 5:10

2Ki 5:10

And Elisha sent a messenger unto him, saying, Go and wash in Jordan seven times, and thy flesh shall come again to thee, and thou shalt be clean. H2891

Tools specific to 2Ki 5:12

2Ki 5:12

Are not Abana and Pharpar, rivers of Damascus, better than all the waters of Israel? may I not wash in them, and be clean? H2891 So he turned and went away in a rage.

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2Ki 5:13

And his servants came near, and spake unto him, and said, My father, if the prophet had bid thee do some great thing, wouldest thou not have done it? how much rather then, when he saith to thee, Wash, and be clean? H2891

Tools specific to 2Ki 5:14

2Ki 5:14

Then went he down, and dipped himself seven times in Jordan, according to the saying of the man of God: and his flesh came again like unto the flesh of a little child, and he was clean. H2891

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2Ch 29:15

And they gathered their brethren, and sanctified themselves, and came, according to the commandment of the king, by the words of the LORD, to cleanse H2891 the house of the LORD.

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