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Lexicon :: Strong's H2902 - ṭûaḥ

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A primitive root
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Strong’s Definitions

טוּחַ ṭûwach, too'-akh; a primitive root; to smear, especially with lime:—daub, overlay, plaister, smut.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 12x

The KJV translates Strong's H2902 in the following manner: daub (7x), plaister (3x), shut (1x), overlay (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 12x
The KJV translates Strong's H2902 in the following manner: daub (7x), plaister (3x), shut (1x), overlay (1x).
  1. to spread over, overlay, plaster, cover over, coat, besmear

    1. (Qal) to overspread, coat, overlay

    2. (Niphal) to be coated, be plastered

  2. (Qal) to be besmeared

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
טוּחַ ṭûwach, too'-akh; a primitive root; to smear, especially with lime:—daub, overlay, plaister, smut.
STRONGS H2902: Abbreviations
† [טוּחַ] verb over-spread, over-lay, coat, besmear (Late Hebrew id.; compare Arabic bdb037604 re foeda contaminatus fuit, or contaminavit; bdb037605 camel smeared with tar); —
Qal Perfect 3rd person masculine singular וְטָח consecutive Leviticus 14:42 (on טַח Isaiah 44:18 see טחח); 3rd person plural טָחוּ Exodus 22:28; טַחְתֶּם Ezekiel 13:12, 14 Infinitive construct לָטוּחַ 1 Chronicles 29:4; Participle plural טָחִים Ezekiel 13:10 + 2 times; construct טָחֵי Ezekiel 13:11; only P, Ezekiel, Chronicles; — over-spread, coat (with accusative of house) with earth (clay, עָפָר) Leviticus 14:42; over-lay (walls with gold and silver) with accusative of wall 1 Chronicles 29:4; metaphor of coating over Jerusalem, under figure of a wall, with a superficial coating, to hide its real weakness Ezekiel 13:15 (accusative of wall), Ezekiel 13:12 with accusative of coating (טִיחַ); with תָּפֵל (which see) Ezekiel 13:11; with 2 accusative Ezekiel 13:10; Ezekiel 13:14; Ezekiel 13:15; compare תָּפֵל וּנְבִיאֶיהָ טָחוּ להם Ezekiel 22:28 where suffix reference to oppressive nobles, i.e. the prophets 'whitewash' for them (their evil deeds).
Niph. Infinitive construct הִטּוֺחַ be coated (with עפר) Leviticus 14:43; and, fully, הִטֹּחַ אתהֿבית Leviticus 14:48 (both P).

† [טָחַח] verb be besmeared — only
Qal Perfect 3rd person masculine singular טַח מֵרְאוֺת עֵינֵיהֶם Isaiah 44:18 their eyes have been besmeared so that they do not see, see Di Du, and on singular with subject plural Ges§ 145, 7a; others regard טַח as metaplastic pointing for טָח from טוח, see Sta§ 385d.
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs




14:42; 14:42; 14:43; 14:48

1 Chronicles

29:4; 29:4


44:18; 44:18


13:10; 13:10; 13:11; 13:11; 13:12; 13:12; 13:14; 13:14; 13:15; 13:15; 22:28


Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H2902 matches the Hebrew טוּחַ (ṭûaḥ),
which occurs 12 times in 11 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxLev 14:42 - and they have taken other stones, and brought them in unto the place of the stones, and other clay he taketh and hath daubed the house.
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 14:43 - 'And if the plague return, and hath broken out in the house, after he hath drawn out the stones, and after the scraping of the house, and after the daubing;
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 14:48 - 'And if the priest certainly come in, and hath seen, and lo, the plague hath not spread in the house after the daubing of the house, then hath the priest pronounced the house clean, for the plague hath been healed.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 29:4 - three thousand talents of gold, of the gold of Ophir, and seven thousand talents of refined silver, to overlay the walls of the houses,
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 44:18 - They have not known, nor do they understand, For He hath daubed their eyes from seeing, Their heart from acting wisely.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 13:10 - Because, even because, they did cause My people to err, Saying, Peace! and there is no peace, And that one is building a wall, And lo, they are daubing it with chalk.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 13:11 - Say to those daubing with chalk -- It falleth, There hath been an overflowing shower, And ye, O hailstones, do fall, And a tempestuous wind doth rend,
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 13:12 - And lo, fallen hath the wall! Doth not one say unto you, Where is the daubing that ye daubed?
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 13:14 - And I have broken down the wall that ye daubed with chalk, And have caused it to come unto the earth, And revealed hath been its foundation, And it hath fallen, And ye have been consumed in its midst, And ye have known that I am Jehovah.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 13:15 - And I have completed My wrath on the wall, And on those daubing it with chalk, And I say to you: The wall is not, And those daubing it are not;
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 22:28 - And its prophets have daubed for them with chalk, Seeing a vain thing, and divining for them a lie, Saying, 'Thus said the Lord Jehovah:' And Jehovah hath not spoken.
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