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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 - Now the men of Sodom were [fn]exceedingly wicked sinners H2400 against the LORD.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 16:38 - “As for the censers of these [fn]men H2400 who H2400 have sinned H2400 at the cost of their own lives, have them made into hammered sheets as plating for the altar, since they did present them before the LORD and they are holy; and they shall [fn]serve as a sign to the sons of Israel.”
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 32:14 - “Now behold, you have risen up in your fathers’ place, born of sinful H2400 men, to add still more to the burning anger of the LORD against Israel.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 15:18 - “And the LORD sent you on a [fn]mission, and said, ‘Go and completely destroy the sinners H2400, the Amalekites, and fight against them until they are eliminated.’
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 1:21 - “Otherwise it will come about, as soon as my lord the king [fn]lies down with his fathers, that I and my son Solomon will be considered [fn]offenders H2400.”
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 1:1 -

Blessed is the person who does not walk in the counsel of the wicked,

Nor stand in the [fn]path of sinners H2400,

Nor sit in the seat of scoffers!

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 1:5 -

Therefore the wicked will not stand in the judgment,

Nor sinners H2400 in the assembly of the righteous.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 25:8 -

The LORD is good and upright;

Therefore He instructs sinners H2400 in the way.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 26:9 -

Do not [fn]take my soul away along with sinners H2400,

Nor my life with men of bloodshed,

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 51:13 -

Then I will teach wrongdoers Your ways,

And sinners H2400 will [fn]be converted to You.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 104:35 -

May sinners H2400 be removed from the earth

And may the wicked be no more.

Bless the LORD, my soul.

[fn]Praise [fn]the LORD!

Unchecked Copy BoxPro 1:10 -

My son, if sinners H2400 entice you,

Do not consent.

Unchecked Copy BoxPro 13:21 -

Adversity pursues sinners H2400,

But the righteous will be rewarded with prosperity.

Unchecked Copy BoxPro 23:17 -

Do not let your heart envy sinners H2400,

But live in [fn]the fear of the LORD [fn]always.

Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 1:28 -

But [fn]wrongdoers and sinners H2400 together will be broken,

And those who abandon the LORD will come to an end.

Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 13:9 -

Behold, the day of the LORD is coming,

Cruel, with fury and burning anger,

To make the land a desolation;

And He will exterminate its sinners H2400 from it.

Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 33:14 -

Sinners H2400 in Zion are terrified;

Trembling has seized the godless.

“Who among us can live with the consuming fire?

Who among us can live with everlasting burning?”

Unchecked Copy BoxAmo 9:8 -

“Behold, the eyes of the Lord GOD are on the sinful H2400 kingdom,

And I will eliminate it from the face of the earth;

Nevertheless, I will not totally eliminate the house of Jacob,”

Declares the LORD.

Unchecked Copy BoxAmo 9:10 -

“All the sinners H2400 of My people will die by the sword,

Those who say, ‘The catastrophe will not overtake or confront us.’

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