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Lexicon :: Strong's H2400 - ḥaṭṭā'

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Part of Speech
adjective, masculine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
Intensively from חָטָא (H2398)
Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 638b

Strong’s Definitions

חַטָּא chaṭṭâʼ, khat-taw'; intensively from H2398; a criminal, or one accounted guilty:—offender, sinful, sinner.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 18x

The KJV translates Strong's H2400 in the following manner: sinner (16x), sinful (1x), offender (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 18x
The KJV translates Strong's H2400 in the following manner: sinner (16x), sinful (1x), offender (1x).
masculine noun
  1. sinners

  2. sinful

  3. exposed to condemnation, reckoned as offenders

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
חַטָּא chaṭṭâʼ, khat-taw'; intensively from H2398; a criminal, or one accounted guilty:—offender, sinful, sinner.
STRONGS H2400: Abbreviations
† [חַטָּא] adjective and noun masculine
1. sinful,
2. sinners — as feminine adjective חַטָּאָה Amos 9:8, elsewhere only plural חַטָּאִים Numbers 32:14 + 15 times; construct חַטָּאֵי Amos 9:10; suffix חַטָּאֶיהָ Isaiah 13:9; —
1. adjective.
a. sinful men Numbers 32:14 (J), kingdom Amos 9:8.
b. exposed to condemnation, reckoned as offenders 1 Kings 1:21 (compare Hiph. Participle Isaiah 29:21). Elsewhere
Brown-Driver-Briggs Hebrew and English Lexicon, Unabridged, Electronic Database.
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs




17:3; 32:14; 32:14

1 Samuel


1 Kings



1:1; 1:5; 25:8; 26:9; 51:15; 104:35


1:10; 13:21; 23:17


1:28; 13:9; 13:9; 29:21


9:8; 9:8; 9:10; 9:10


Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H2400 matches the Hebrew חַטָּא (ḥaṭṭā'),
which occurs 19 times in 19 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 13:13 - But the men of Sodom were wicked and sinners H2400 before the LORD exceedingly.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 16:38 - The censers of these sinners H2400 against their own souls, let them make them broad plates for a covering of the altar: for they offered them before the LORD, therefore they are hallowed: and they shall be a sign unto the children of Israel.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 32:14 - And, behold, ye are risen up in your fathers' stead, an increase of sinful H2400 men, to augment yet the fierce anger of the LORD toward Israel.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 15:18 - And the LORD sent thee on a journey, and said, Go and utterly destroy the sinners H2400 the Amalekites, and fight against them until they be consumed.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 1:21 - Otherwise it shall come to pass, when my lord the king shall sleep with his fathers, that I and my son Solomon shall be counted offenders. H2400
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 1:1 - Blessed is the man that walketh not in the counsel of the ungodly, nor standeth in the way of sinners, H2400 nor sitteth in the seat of the scornful.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 1:5 - Therefore the ungodly shall not stand in the judgment, nor sinners H2400 in the congregation of the righteous.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 25:8 - Good and upright is the LORD: therefore will he teach sinners H2400 in the way.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 26:9 - Gather not my soul with sinners, H2400 nor my life with bloody men:
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 51:13 - Then will I teach transgressors thy ways; and sinners H2400 shall be converted unto thee.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 104:35 - Let the sinners H2400 be consumed out of the earth, and let the wicked be no more. Bless thou the LORD, O my soul. Praise ye the LORD.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 1:10 - My son, if sinners H2400 entice thee, consent thou not.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 13:21 - Evil pursueth sinners: H2400 but to the righteous good shall be repayed.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 23:17 - Let not thine heart envy sinners: H2400 but be thou in the fear of the LORD all the day long.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 1:28 - And the destruction of the transgressors and of the sinners H2400 shall be together, and they that forsake the LORD shall be consumed.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 13:9 - Behold, the day of the LORD cometh, cruel both with wrath and fierce anger, to lay the land desolate: and he shall destroy the sinners H2400 thereof out of it.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 33:14 - The sinners H2400 in Zion are afraid; fearfulness hath surprised the hypocrites. Who among us shall dwell with the devouring fire? who among us shall dwell with everlasting burnings?
Unchecked Copy BoxAmo 9:8 - Behold, the eyes of the Lord GOD are upon the sinful kingdom, and I will destroy it from off the face of the earth; saving that I will not utterly destroy the house of Jacob, saith the LORD.
Unchecked Copy BoxAmo 9:10 - All the sinners H2400 of my people shall die by the sword, which say, The evil shall not overtake nor prevent us.
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