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Lexicon :: Strong's H3790 - kᵊṯaḇ

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Part of Speech
Root Word (Etymology)
Corresponding to כָּתַב (H3789)
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Strong’s Definitions

כְּתַב kᵉthab, keth-ab'; (Aramaic) corresponding to H3789:—write(-ten).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 8x

The KJV translates Strong's H3790 in the following manner: write (8x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 8x
The KJV translates Strong's H3790 in the following manner: write (8x).
  1. to write

    1. (P'al) to write, to be written

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
כְּתַב kᵉthab, keth-ab'; (Aramaic) corresponding to H3789:—write(-ten).
STRONGS H3790: Abbreviations

Biblical Aramaic

כְּתַב verb write (see Biblical Hebrew H3789); —
Pe. Perfect 3rd person masculine singular כ׳ Daniel 6:26 [Daniel 6:25] ל person + oratio recta [direct speech], Daniel 7:1 accusative of thing; 3rd person masculine plural כְּתַ֫בוּ Ezra 4:8 accusative אִגְּרָה; 1st person plural נִכְתּוּב Ezra 5:10, accusative of thing; Participle active absolute feminine singular כָּֽתְבָה Daniel 5:5, subject יְדָא, feminine plural כָּֽתְבָן Daniel 5:5, subject אֶצְבְּעָן.
Pe`îl (WCG 224) Perfect 3rd person masculine singular כִּדְנָה כְּתִּיב Ezra 5:7 thus (it) was written, so כֵּן כ׳ Ezra 6:2.
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs


4:8; 5:7; 5:10; 6:2


5:5; 5:5; 7:1; 7:1


Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H3790 matches the Hebrew כְּתַב (kᵊṯaḇ),
which occurs 8 times in 7 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 4:8 - Rechum the chancellor and Shimshai the Sofer wrote a letter against Yerushalayim to Artachshasta the king in this sort:
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 5:7 - they sent a letter to him, in which was written thus: To Daryavesh the king, all shalom.
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 5:10 - We asked them their names also, to inform you that we might write the names of the men who were at the head of them.
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 6:2 - There was found at Achmeta, in the palace that is in the province of Madai, a scroll, and therein was thus written for a record:
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 5:5 - In the same hour came forth the fingers of a man's hand, and wrote over against the menorah on the plaster of the wall of the king's palace: and the king saw the part of the hand that wrote.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 6:25 - Then king Daryavesh wrote to all the peoples, nations, and languages, who dwell in all the eretz: Shalom be multiplied to you.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 7:1 - In the first year of Belshatztzar king of Bavel Daniyel had a dream and visions of his head on his bed: then he wrote the dream and told the sum of the matters.
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