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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.
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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 - Now in the days of wheat H2406 harvest Reuben went and found mandrake fruits in the field, and brought them to his mother Leah. Then Rachel said to Leah, “Please give me some of your son’s mandrakes.”
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 9:32 - But the wheat H2406 and the spelt were not [fn]ruined, for they ripen late.)
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 29:2 - and unleavened bread and unleavened cakes mixed with oil, and unleavened wafers [fn]spread with oil; you shall make them of fine wheat H2406 flour.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 34:22 - “And you shall celebrate the Feast of Weeks, that is, the first fruits of the wheat H2406 harvest, and the Feast of Ingathering at the turn of the year.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 8:8 - a land of wheat H2406 and barley, of vines, fig trees, and pomegranates, a land of olive oil and honey;
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 32:14 - Curds of the herd, and milk of the flock,
With fat of lambs
And rams, the breed of Bashan, and of goats,
With the best of the wheat H2406;
And you drank wine of the blood of grapes.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 6:11 - Then the angel of the LORD came and sat under the [fn]oak that was in Ophrah, which belonged to Joash the Abiezrite, as his son Gideon was beating out wheat H2406 in the wine press in order to save it from the Midianites.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 15:1 - But after a while, in the time of wheat H2406 harvest, Samson visited his wife with a young goat, and said, “I will go in to my wife in her room.” But her father did not let him enter.
Unchecked Copy BoxRth 2:23 - So she stayed close by the young women of Boaz in order to glean until the end of the barley harvest and the wheat H2406 harvest. And she lived with her mother-in-law.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 6:13 - Now the people of Beth-shemesh were gathering in their wheat H2406 harvest in the valley, and they raised their eyes and saw the ark, and rejoiced at seeing it.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 12:17 - “Is it not the wheat H2406 harvest today? I will call to the LORD, that He will send [fn]thunder and rain. Then you will know and see that your wickedness is great which you have done in the sight of the LORD, by asking for yourselves a king.”
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 4:6 - [fn]And they came to the interior of the house as if [fn]to get wheat H2406, and they struck him in the belly; and Rechab and his brother Baanah escaped.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 17:28 - brought beds, basins, pottery, wheat H2406, barley, flour, roasted grain, beans, lentils, roasted seeds,
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 5:11 - Solomon then gave [fn]Hiram [fn]twenty thousand kors of wheat H2406 as food for his household, and [fn]twenty kors of pure oil; this is what Solomon would give Hiram year by year.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 21:20 - Now Ornan turned back and saw the angel, and his four sons who were with him hid themselves. And Ornan was threshing wheat H2406.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 21:23 - But Ornan said to David, “Take it for yourself, and may my lord the king do what is good in his sight. See, I am giving the oxen for burnt offerings, and the threshing sledges for wood and the wheat H2406 for the grain offering; I am giving it all.”
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 2:10 - “Now behold, I will give your servants, the woodsmen who cut the timber, [fn]twenty thousand kors of crushed wheat H2406, twenty thousand kors of barley, [fn]twenty thousand baths of wine, and twenty thousand baths of oil.”
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 2:15 - “Now then, let my lord send his servants wheat H2406 and barley, oil and wine, of which he has spoken.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 27:5 - He fought with the king of the Ammonites and prevailed over them so that during that year the Ammonites gave him [fn]a hundred talents of silver, [fn]ten thousand kors of wheat H2406, and ten thousand of barley. The Ammonites also paid him this amount in the second year and in the third.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 31:40 - May the thorn-bush [fn]grow instead of wheat H2406,
And stinkweed instead of barley.”
The words of Job are ended.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 81:16 - [fn]But I would feed you with the [fn]finest of the wheat H2406,
And with honey from the rock I would satisfy you.”
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 147:14 - He makes [fn]peace in your borders;
He satisfies you with the [fn]finest of the wheat H2406.
Unchecked Copy BoxSng 7:2 - “Your navel is like a round goblet
That never lacks mixed wine;
Your belly is like a heap of wheat H2406,
[fn]Surrounded with lilies.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 28:25 - Does he not level its surface
And sow dill and scatter cumin
And [fn]plant wheat H2406 in rows,
Barley in its place and rye within its [fn]area?
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 12:13 - “They have sown wheat H2406 but have harvested thorns,
They have strained themselves [fn]to no profit.
So be ashamed of your produce
Because of the fierce anger of the LORD.”
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 41:8 - But ten men who were found among them said to Ishmael, “Do not put us to death, for we have supplies of wheat H2406, barley, oil, and honey hidden in the field.” So he refrained and did not put them to death along with their companions.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 4:9 - “But as for you, take wheat H2406, barley, beans, lentils, millet, and spelt, and put them in one vessel and make them into bread for yourself; you shall eat it according to the number of the days that you lie on your side, 390 days.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 27:17 - “Judah and the land of Israel, they were your traders; with the wheat H2406 of Minnith, [fn]cakes, honey, oil, and balsam they paid for your merchandise.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 45:13 - “This is the offering that you shall offer: a sixth of an ephah from each homer of wheat H2406; a sixth of an ephah from each homer of barley;
Unchecked Copy BoxJoe 1:11 - Be ashamed, you farm workers,
Wail, you vinedressers,
For the wheat H2406 and the barley;
Because the harvest of the field is destroyed.
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