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Lexicon :: Strong's H3874 - lûṭ

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Part of Speech
Root Word (Etymology)
A primitive root
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TWOT Reference: 1092

Strong’s Definitions

לוּט lûwṭ, loot; a primitive root; to wrap up:—cast, wrap.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 3x

The KJV translates Strong's H3874 in the following manner: wrapped (2x), cast (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 3x
The KJV translates Strong's H3874 in the following manner: wrapped (2x), cast (1x).
  1. to wrap closely or tightly, enwrap, envelop

    1. (Qal) to wrap tightly

    2. (Hiphil) to envelop, wrap

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
לוּט lûwṭ, loot; a primitive root; to wrap up:—cast, wrap.
STRONGS H3874: Abbreviations
[לוּט] verb wrap closely, tightly, enwrap, envelope (Arabic bdb053201 cleave, stick to a thing; also transitive make to stick, or adhere); —
Qal Perfect 3rd person masculine singular לָאט 2 Samuel 19:15 (so read, for MT לָאַט, We Klo Dr Bu); Participle active לוֺט Isaiah 25:7 (compare Köi. 445); Passive participle feminine לוּטָה 1 Samuel 21:10; — לוּטָה בַשִּׂמְלָה 1 Samuel 21:10 it is wrapped up in a garment (of sword of Goliath); figurative of covering as sign of mourning, הַלּוֺט פְּנֵי־לּוֹט עַלכָֿלהָֿעַמִּים Isaiah 25:7 the surface of covering which covereth over all the peoples ( || הַנְּסוּכָה מַסֵּכָה).
Hiph. Imperfect envelope, wrap בְּאַדַּרְ פָּנָיו וַּיָּ֫לָט 1 Kings 19:13.
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs

1 Samuel

21:10; 21:10

2 Samuel


1 Kings



25:7; 25:7


Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H3874 matches the Hebrew לוּט (lûṭ),
which occurs 3 times in 3 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 21:9 - And the priest said, The sword of Goliath the Philistine, whom thou slewest in the valley of Elah, behold, it is here wrapped H3874 in a cloth behind the ephod: if thou wilt take that, take it: for there is no other save that here. And David said, There is none like that; give it me.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 19:13 - And it was so, when Elijah heard it, that he wrapped H3874 his face in his mantle, and went out, and stood in the entering in of the cave. And, behold, there came a voice unto him, and said, What doest thou here, Elijah?
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 25:7 - And he will destroy in this mountain the face of the covering cast over H3874 all people, and the vail that is spread over all nations.
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