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Lexicon :: Strong's H2930 - tame'

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

TWOT Reference: 809

KJV Translation Count — Total: 161x
The KJV translates Strong's H2930 in the following manner: unclean (74x), defile (71x), pollute (14x), uncleanness (1x), utterly (1x).
Outline of Biblical Usage [?]
  1. to be unclean, become unclean, become impure

    1. (Qal) to be or become unclean

      1. sexually

      2. religiously

      3. ceremonially

    2. (Niphal)

      1. to defile oneself, be defiled

        1. sexually

        2. by idolatry

        3. ceremonially

      2. to be regarded as unclean

    3. (Piel)

      1. to defile

        1. sexually

        2. religiously

        3. ceremonially

      2. to pronounce unclean, declare unclean (ceremonially)

      3. to profane (God's name)

    4. (Pual) to be defiled

    5. (Hithpael) to be unclean

    6. (Hothpael) to be defiled

Strong’s Definitions [?] (Strong’s Definitions Legend)
טָמֵא ṭâmêʼ, taw-may'; a primitive root; to be foul, especially in a ceremial or moral sense (contaminated):—defile (self), pollute (self), be (make, make self, pronounce) unclean, × utterly.
Gesenius' Hebrew-Chaldee Lexicon [?]

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Strong's Number H2930 matches the Hebrew טָמֵא (tame'),
which occurs 161 times in 142 verses in the Hebrew concordance of the KJV
Page 3 / 3 (2Ki 23:16–Hag 2:13)

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And as Josiah turned himself, he spied the sepulchres that were there in the mount, and sent, and took the bones out of the sepulchres, and burned them upon the altar, and polluted H2930 it, according to the word of the LORD which the man of God proclaimed, who proclaimed these words.

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Moreover all the chief of the priests, and the people, transgressed very much after all the abominations of the heathen; and polluted H2930 the house of the LORD which he had hallowed in Jerusalem.

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[[A Psalm of Asaph.]] O God, the heathen are come into thine inheritance; thy holy temple have they defiled; H2930 they have laid Jerusalem on heaps.

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Thus were they defiled H2930 with their own works, and went a whoring with their own inventions.

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Ye shall defile H2930 also the covering of thy graven images of silver, and the ornament of thy molten images of gold: thou shalt cast them away as a menstruous cloth; thou shalt say unto it, Get thee hence.

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And I brought you into a plentiful country, to eat the fruit thereof and the goodness thereof; but when ye entered, ye defiled H2930 my land, and made mine heritage an abomination.

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How canst thou say, I am not polluted, H2930 I have not gone after Baalim? see thy way in the valley, know what thou hast done: thou art a swift dromedary traversing her ways;

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For the children of Judah have done evil in my sight, saith the LORD: they have set their abominations in the house which is called by my name, to pollute H2930 it.

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But they set their abominations in the house, which is called by my name, to defile H2930 it.

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Then said I, Ah Lord GOD! behold, my soul hath not been polluted: H2930 for from my youth up even till now have I not eaten of that which dieth of itself, or is torn in pieces; neither came there abominable flesh into my mouth.

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Wherefore, as I live, saith the Lord GOD; Surely, because thou hast defiled H2930 my sanctuary with all thy detestable things, and with all thine abominations, therefore will I also diminish thee; neither shall mine eye spare, neither will I have any pity.

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And he said unto them, Defile H2930 the house, and fill the courts with the slain: go ye forth. And they went forth, and slew in the city.

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That the house of Israel may go no more astray from me, neither be polluted H2930 any more with all their transgressions; but that they may be my people, and I may be their God, saith the Lord GOD.

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And hath not eaten upon the mountains, neither hath lifted up his eyes to the idols of the house of Israel, neither hath defiled H2930 his neighbour's wife, neither hath come near to a menstruous woman,

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And that doeth not any of those duties, but even hath eaten upon the mountains, and defiled H2930 his neighbour's wife,

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That hath not eaten upon the mountains, neither hath lifted up his eyes to the idols of the house of Israel, hath not defiled H2930 his neighbour's wife,

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Then said I unto them, Cast ye away every man the abominations of his eyes, and defile H2930 not yourselves with the idols of Egypt: I am the LORD your God.

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But I said unto their children in the wilderness, Walk ye not in the statutes of your fathers, neither observe their judgments, nor defile H2930 yourselves with their idols:

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And I polluted H2930 them in their own gifts, in that they caused to pass through the fire all that openeth the womb, that I might make them desolate, to the end that they might know that I am the LORD.

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Wherefore say unto the house of Israel, Thus saith the Lord GOD; Are ye polluted H2930 after the manner of your fathers? and commit ye whoredom after their abominations?

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For when ye offer your gifts, when ye make your sons to pass through the fire, ye pollute H2930 yourselves with all your idols, even unto this day: and shall I be enquired of by you, O house of Israel? As I live, saith the Lord GOD, I will not be enquired of by you.

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And there shall ye remember your ways, and all your doings, wherein ye have been defiled; H2930 and ye shall lothe yourselves in your own sight for all your evils that ye have committed.

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Then say thou, Thus saith the Lord GOD, The city sheddeth blood in the midst of it, that her time may come, and maketh idols against herself to defile H2930 herself.

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Thou art become guilty in thy blood that thou hast shed; and hast defiled H2930 thyself in thine idols which thou hast made; and thou hast caused thy days to draw near, and art come even unto thy years: therefore have I made thee a reproach unto the heathen, and a mocking to all countries.

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And one hath committed abomination with his neighbour's wife; and another hath lewdly defiled H2930 his daughter in law; and another in thee hath humbled his sister, his father's daughter.

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Thus she committed her whoredoms with them, with all them that were the chosen men of Assyria, and with all on whom she doted: with all their idols she defiled H2930 herself.

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Then I saw that she was defiled, H2930 that they took both one way,

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And the Babylonians came to her into the bed of love, and they defiled H2930 her with their whoredom, and she was polluted H2930 with them, and her mind was alienated from them.

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I will do these things unto thee, because thou hast gone a whoring after the heathen, and because thou art polluted H2930 with their idols.

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Moreover this they have done unto me: they have defiled H2930 my sanctuary in the same day, and have profaned my sabbaths.

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Ye stand upon your sword, ye work abomination, and ye defile H2930 every one his neighbour's wife: and shall ye possess the land?

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Son of man, when the house of Israel dwelt in their own land, they defiled H2930 it by their own way and by their doings: their way was before me as the uncleanness of a removed woman.

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Wherefore I poured my fury upon them for the blood that they had shed upon the land, and for their idols wherewith they had polluted H2930 it:

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Neither shall they defile H2930 themselves any more with their idols, nor with their detestable things, nor with any of their transgressions: but I will save them out of all their dwellingplaces, wherein they have sinned, and will cleanse them: so shall they be my people, and I will be their God.

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And he said unto me, Son of man, the place of my throne, and the place of the soles of my feet, where I will dwell in the midst of the children of Israel for ever, and my holy name, shall the house of Israel no more defile, H2930 neither they, nor their kings, by their whoredom, nor by the carcases of their kings in their high places.

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In their setting of their threshold by my thresholds, and their post by my posts, and the wall between me and them, they have even defiled H2930 my holy name by their abominations that they have committed: wherefore I have consumed them in mine anger.

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And they shall come at no dead person to defile H2930 themselves: but for father, or for mother, or for son, or for daughter, for brother, or for sister that hath had no husband, they may defile H2930 themselves.

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I know Ephraim, and Israel is not hid from me: for now, O Ephraim, thou committest whoredom, and Israel is defiled. H2930

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I have seen an horrible thing in the house of Israel: there is the whoredom of Ephraim, Israel is defiled. H2930

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They shall not offer wine offerings to the LORD, neither shall they be pleasing unto him: their sacrifices shall be unto them as the bread of mourners; all that eat thereof shall be polluted: H2930 for their bread for their soul shall not come into the house of the LORD.

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Arise ye, and depart; for this is not your rest: because it is polluted, H2930 it shall destroy you, even with a sore destruction.

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Then said Haggai, If one that is unclean by a dead body touch any of these, shall it be unclean? H2930 And the priests answered and said, It shall be unclean. H2930

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