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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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TWOT Reference: 2805

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).

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 - [fn]Rehum the commander and Shimshai the scribe wrote H3790 a letter against Jerusalem to King Artaxerxes, as follows
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 5:7 - They sent a report to him in which it was written H3790 thus: “To Darius the king, all peace.
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 5:10 - “We also asked them their names so as to inform you, and that we might write H3790 down H3790 the names of the men who were at their head.
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 6:2 - In [fn]Ecbatana in the fortress, which is in the province of Media, a scroll was found and there was written H3790 in it as follows: “Memorandum
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 5:5 - Suddenly the fingers of a man’s hand emerged and began writing H3790 opposite the lampstand on the plaster of the wall of the king’s palace, and the king saw the [fn]back of the hand that did the writing. H3790
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 6:25 - Then Darius the king wrote H3790 to all the peoples, nations and men of every [fn]language who were living in all the land: “May your [fn]peace abound!
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 7:1 - In the first year of Belshazzar king of Babylon Daniel saw a dream and visions [fn]in his mind as he lay on his bed; then he wrote H3790 the dream down H3790 and related the [fn]following summary of [fn]it.

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