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Lexicon :: Strong's H2406 - ḥiṭṭâ

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Part of Speech
feminine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
Of uncertain derivation
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TWOT Reference: 691b

Strong’s Definitions

חִטָּה chiṭṭâh, khit-taw'; of uncertain derivation; wheat, whether the grain or the plant:—wheat(-en).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 30x

The KJV translates Strong's H2406 in the following manner: wheat (29x), wheaten (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 30x
The KJV translates Strong's H2406 in the following manner: wheat (29x), wheaten (1x).
  1. wheat

    1. wheat (plant)

    2. wheat flour

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
חִטָּה chiṭṭâh, khit-taw'; of uncertain derivation; wheat, whether the grain or the plant:—wheat(-en).
STRONGS H2406: Abbreviations
חִטָּה noun feminine wheat (Late Hebrew id., Aramaic חִנְטִין, חִיטְּתָא, bdb033406; Arabic bdb033407); — absolute ח׳ Exodus 9:32 + 6 times; plural חִטִּים Genesis 30:14 + 20 times; חִטִּין Ezekiel 4:9; construct חִטֵּי Ezekiel 27:17; — wheat, singular chiefly in poetry, of growing wheat Exodus 9:32 (E), Deuteronomy 8:8; Job 31:40; Joel 1:11; sown Isaiah 28:25; food-product Deuteronomy 32:14 (חֵלֶב כִּלְיוֺת ח׳ kidney-fat of wheat, i.e. the choicest, see חֵלֶב), חֵלֶב ח׳ Psalm 81:17 [Psalm 81:16] (compare Psalm 147:14 below); elsewhere plural; wheat as sown Jeremiah 12:13; wheat-harvest קְצִיר ח׳ Genesis 30:14 (J), Exodus 34:22 (JE), Judges 15:1; 1 Samuel 6:13; 1 Samuel 12:17; Ruth 2:23, + 2 Samuel 24:15 where insert according to Greek Version of the LXX We Dr; wheat threshed Judges 6:11; 1 Chronicles 20:21 [1 Chronicles 21:20] compare 1 Chronicles 20:23 [1 Chronicles 21:23]; measured 1 Kings 5:25 [1 Kings 5:11] 2 Chronicles 2:9 (חטים מַכּוֺת, read מַכֹּלֶת ח׳ as 1 Kings 5:25 [1 Kings 5:11] = wheat for food Th Be Ke after Vrss), 1 Kings 4:14; 2 Chronicles 27:5 Ezekiel 45:13; stored (with barley, oil and honey) Jeremiah 41:8; for food 2 Samuel 17:28, חֵלֶב חִטִּים Psalm 147:14 (compare Psalm 81:14 above); לֹקְחֵי חִטִּים 2 Samuel 4:6 (read סֹקְלָה ח׳ Greek Version of the LXX We Dr); סֹלֶת ח׳ fine wheaten flour Exodus 29:2 (P); Ezekiel 4:9 (חִטִּין, Aramaic plural) mixed with barley, beans, lentils, etc., and made into bread.

See related Aramaic BDB entry H2591.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Hebrew and English Lexicon, Unabridged, Electronic Database.
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs


30:14; 30:14


9:32; 9:32; 29:2; 34:22


8:8; 32:14


6:11; 15:1



1 Samuel

6:13; 12:17

2 Samuel

4:6; 17:28; 24:15

1 Kings

4:14; 5:11; 5:11

1 Chronicles

21:20; 21:23

2 Chronicles

2:9; 27:5




81:14; 81:16; 147:14; 147:14




12:13; 41:8


4:9; 4:9; 27:17; 45:13



Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H2406 matches the Hebrew חִטָּה (ḥiṭṭâ),
which occurs 30 times in 30 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 30:14 - And Reuben went in the days of wheat H2406 harvest, and found mandrakes in the field, and brought them unto his mother Leah. Then Rachel said to Leah, Give me, I pray thee, of thy son's mandrakes.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 9:32 - But the wheat H2406 and the rie were not smitten: for they were not grown up.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 29:2 - And unleavened bread, and cakes unleavened tempered with oil, and wafers unleavened anointed with oil: of wheaten H2406 flour shalt thou make them.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 34:22 - And thou shalt observe the feast of weeks, of the firstfruits of wheat H2406 harvest, and the feast of ingathering at the year's end.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 8:8 - A land of wheat, H2406 and barley, and vines, and fig trees, and pomegranates; a land of oil olive, and honey;
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 32:14 - Butter of kine, and milk of sheep, with fat of lambs, and rams of the breed of Bashan, and goats, with the fat of kidneys of wheat; H2406 and thou didst drink the pure blood of the grape.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 6:11 - And there came an angel of the LORD, and sat under an oak which was in Ophrah, that pertained unto Joash the Abiezrite: and his son Gideon threshed wheat H2406 by the winepress, to hide it from the Midianites.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 15:1 - But it came to pass within a while after, in the time of wheat H2406 harvest, that Samson visited his wife with a kid; and he said, I will go in to my wife into the chamber. But her father would not suffer him to go in.
Unchecked Copy BoxRth 2:23 - So she kept fast by the maidens of Boaz to glean unto the end of barley harvest and of wheat H2406 harvest; and dwelt with her mother in law.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 6:13 - And they of Bethshemesh were reaping their wheat H2406 harvest in the valley: and they lifted up their eyes, and saw the ark, and rejoiced to see it.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 12:17 - Is it not wheat H2406 harvest to day? I will call unto the LORD, and he shall send thunder and rain; that ye may perceive and see that your wickedness is great, which ye have done in the sight of the LORD, in asking you a king.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 4:6 - And they came thither into the midst of the house, as though they would have fetched wheat; H2406 and they smote him under the fifth rib: and Rechab and Baanah his brother escaped.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 17:28 - Brought beds, and basons, and earthen vessels, and wheat, H2406 and barley, and flour, and parched corn, and beans, and lentiles, and parched pulse,
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 5:11 - And Solomon gave Hiram twenty thousand measures of wheat H2406 for food to his household, and twenty measures of pure oil: thus gave Solomon to Hiram year by year.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 21:20 - And Ornan turned back, and saw the angel; and his four sons with him hid themselves. Now Ornan was threshing wheat. H2406
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 21:23 - And Ornan said unto David, Take it to thee, and let my lord the king do that which is good in his eyes: lo, I give thee the oxen also for burnt offerings, and the threshing instruments for wood, and the wheat H2406 for the meat offering; I give it all.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 2:10 - And, behold, I will give to thy servants, the hewers that cut timber, twenty thousand measures of beaten wheat, H2406 and twenty thousand measures of barley, and twenty thousand baths of wine, and twenty thousand baths of oil.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 2:15 - Now therefore the wheat, H2406 and the barley, the oil, and the wine, which my lord hath spoken of, let him send unto his servants:
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 27:5 - He fought also with the king of the Ammonites, and prevailed against them. And the children of Ammon gave him the same year an hundred talents of silver, and ten thousand measures of wheat, H2406 and ten thousand of barley. So much did the children of Ammon pay unto him, both the second year, and the third.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 31:40 - Let thistles grow instead of wheat, H2406 and cockle instead of barley. The words of Job are ended.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 81:16 - He should have fed them also with the finest of the wheat: H2406 and with honey out of the rock should I have satisfied thee.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 147:14 - He maketh peace in thy borders, and filleth thee with the finest of the wheat. H2406
Unchecked Copy BoxSng 7:2 - Thy navel is like a round goblet, which wanteth not liquor: thy belly is like an heap of wheat H2406 set about with lilies.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 28:25 - When he hath made plain the face thereof, doth he not cast abroad the fitches, and scatter the cummin, and cast in the principal wheat H2406 and the appointed barley and the rie in their place?
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 12:13 - They have sown wheat, H2406 but shall reap thorns: they have put themselves to pain, but shall not profit: and they shall be ashamed of your revenues because of the fierce anger of the LORD.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 41:8 - But ten men were found among them that said unto Ishmael, Slay us not: for we have treasures in the field, of wheat, H2406 and of barley, and of oil, and of honey. So he forbare, and slew them not among their brethren.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 4:9 - Take thou also unto thee wheat, H2406 and barley, and beans, and lentiles, and millet, and fitches, and put them in one vessel, and make thee bread thereof, according to the number of the days that thou shalt lie upon thy side, three hundred and ninety days shalt thou eat thereof.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 27:17 - Judah, and the land of Israel, they were thy merchants: they traded in thy market wheat H2406 of Minnith, and Pannag, and honey, and oil, and balm.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 45:13 - This is the oblation that ye shall offer; the sixth part of an ephah of an homer of wheat, H2406 and ye shall give the sixth part of an ephah of an homer of barley:
Unchecked Copy BoxJoe 1:11 - Be ye ashamed, O ye husbandmen; howl, O ye vinedressers, for the wheat H2406 and for the barley; because the harvest of the field is perished.
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