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Lexicon :: Strong's H8551 - tamak

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

TWOT Reference: 2520

KJV Translation Count — Total: 21x
The KJV translates Strong's H8551 in the following manner: hold (7x), uphold (5x), retain (4x), hold up (2x), miscellaneous (3x).
Outline of Biblical Usage [?]
  1. to grasp, hold, support, attain, lay hold of, hold fast

    1. (Qal)

      1. to grasp, lay hold of, attain

      2. to hold up, support

      3. to hold, keep

      4. to take hold of each other

    2. (Niphal) to be seized, be held

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
תָּמַךְ tâmak, taw-mak'; a primitive root; to sustain; by implication, to obtain, keep fast; figuratively, to help, follow close:—(take, up-) hold (up), maintain, retain, stay (up).
Gesenius' Hebrew-Chaldee Lexicon [?]

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Strong's Number H8551 matches the Hebrew תָּמַךְ (tamak),
which occurs 21 times in 20 verses in the Hebrew concordance of the KJV

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And when Joseph saw that his father laid his right hand upon the head of Ephraim, it displeased him: and he held up H8551 his father's hand, to remove it from Ephraim's head unto Manasseh's head.

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But Moses' hands were heavy; and they took a stone, and put it under him, and he sat thereon; and Aaron and Hur stayed up H8551 his hands, the one on the one side, and the other on the other side; and his hands were steady until the going down of the sun.

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But thou hast fulfilled the judgment of the wicked: judgment and justice take hold H8551 on thee.

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The LORD is the portion of mine inheritance and of my cup: thou maintainest H8551 my lot.

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Hold up H8551 my goings in thy paths, that my footsteps slip not.

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And as for me, thou upholdest H8551 me in mine integrity, and settest me before thy face for ever.

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My soul followeth hard after thee: thy right hand upholdeth H8551 me.

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She is a tree of life to them that lay hold upon her: and happy is every one that retaineth H8551 her.

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He taught me also, and said unto me, Let thine heart retain H8551 my words: keep my commandments, and live.

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Her feet go down to death; her steps take hold H8551 on hell.

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His own iniquities shall take the wicked himself, and he shall be holden H8551 with the cords of his sins.

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A gracious woman retaineth H8551 honour: and strong men retain H8551 riches.

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A man that doeth violence to the blood of any person shall flee to the pit; let no man stay H8551 him.

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A man's pride shall bring him low: but honour shall uphold H8551 the humble in spirit.

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She layeth her hands to the spindle, and her hands hold H8551 the distaff.

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He that walketh righteously, and speaketh uprightly; he that despiseth the gain of oppressions, that shaketh his hands from holding H8551 of bribes, that stoppeth his ears from hearing of blood, and shutteth his eyes from seeing evil;

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Fear thou not; for I am with thee: be not dismayed; for I am thy God: I will strengthen thee; yea, I will help thee; yea, I will uphold H8551 thee with the right hand of my righteousness.

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Behold my servant, whom I uphold; H8551 mine elect, in whom my soul delighteth; I have put my spirit upon him: he shall bring forth judgment to the Gentiles.

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I will break also the bar of Damascus, and cut off the inhabitant from the plain of Aven, and him that holdeth H8551 the sceptre from the house of Eden: and the people of Syria shall go into captivity unto Kir, saith the LORD.

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And I will cut off the inhabitant from Ashdod, and him that holdeth H8551 the sceptre from Ashkelon, and I will turn mine hand against Ekron: and the remnant of the Philistines shall perish, saith the Lord GOD.
 
 
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