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Lexicon :: Strong's H6341 - paḥ

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Part of Speech
masculine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
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TWOT Reference: 1759a,1759b

Strong’s Definitions

פַּח pach, pakh; from H6351; a (metallic) sheet (as pounded thin); also a spring net (as spread out like a lamina):—gin, (thin) plate, snare.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 27x

The KJV translates Strong's H6341 in the following manner: snare (22x), gin (2x), plate (2x), snares (with H3027) (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 27x
The KJV translates Strong's H6341 in the following manner: snare (22x), gin (2x), plate (2x), snares (with H3027) (1x).
  1. bird trap, trap, snare

    1. bird trap (literal)

    2. of calamities, plots, source or agent of calamity (fig.)

  2. plate (of metal)

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
פַּח pach, pakh; from H6351; a (metallic) sheet (as pounded thin); also a spring net (as spread out like a lamina):—gin, (thin) plate, snare.
STRONGS H6341: Abbreviations
† I. פַּת noun masculinePsalm 124:7 bird-trap (compare WilkinsonEgyptians (1878) ii, 103, 109 f. DrAmos 3:5 HoffmZAW iii (1883), 101); **compare also BaldenspergerPEF 1905, 38 (paḥ used now of a trap with a net). — פ׳ absolute Hosea 5:1 +, פָּ֑ח Jeremiah 48:44 +; construct פַּח Hosea 9:8 +; plural פַּחִים Jeremiah 18:22 +; —
1. literal יַעֲלֶה פ׳ Amos 3:5b (as metaphor; Amos 3:5a strike out פ׳), Proverbs 7:23; Ecclesiastes 9:12 (with אָחוּז; both in simile).
2. usually figurative (sometimes || מוֺקֵשׁ, רֶשֶׁת, צַמִּים):
a. of calamities and plots, יָקוֺשׁ פ׳ Hosea 9:8, compare Psalm 91:3; Psalm 124:7; פ׳ alone Jeremiah 48:43 = Isaiah 24:17; Job 22:10; Psalm 124:7; Proverbs 22:5; לְ טָמַן פ׳ Jeremiah 18:22; Psalm 140:6; Psalm 142:4; לְ נָחַן פ׳ Psalm 119:110, לְ יָקַשׁ פ׳ Psalm 141:9; יאֹחֵז בְּעָקֵב פ׳ Job 18:9; בַּפּ׳ יִלָּכֵד Jeremiah 48:44 = Isaiah 24:18.
b. = source or agent of calamity Hosea 5:1; Joshua 23:13 (D), Isaiah 8:14; Psalm 69:23.

† II. [מַּח] noun [masculine] plate of metal; plural רִקֻּעֵי פַחִים Numbers 17:3; construct הַזָּהָב אֶת־פַּחֵי וַיְרַקְּעוּ Exodus 39:3.
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs








18:9; 22:10


69:23; 91:3; 119:110; 124:7; 124:7; 124:7; 140:6; 141:9; 142:4


7:23; 22:5




8:14; 24:17; 24:18


18:22; 18:22; 48:43; 48:44; 48:44


5:1; 5:1; 9:8; 9:8


3:5; 3:5; 3:5


Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H6341 matches the Hebrew פַּח (paḥ),
which occurs 27 times in 25 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxExo 39:3 - And they did beat the gold into thin plates, H6341 and cut it into wires, to work it in the blue, and in the purple, and in the scarlet, and in the fine linen, with cunning work.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 16:38 - The censers of these sinners against their own souls, let them make them broad plates H6341 for a covering of the altar: for they offered them before the LORD, therefore they are hallowed: and they shall be a sign unto the children of Israel.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 23:13 - Know for a certainty that the LORD your God will no more drive out any of these nations from before you; but they shall be snares H6341 and traps unto you, and scourges in your sides, and thorns in your eyes, until ye perish from off this good land which the LORD your God hath given you.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 18:9 - The gin H6341 shall take him by the heel, and the robber shall prevail against him.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 22:10 - Therefore snares H6341 are round about thee, and sudden fear troubleth thee;
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 11:6 - Upon the wicked he shall rain snares, H6341 fire and brimstone, and an horrible tempest: this shall be the portion of their cup.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 69:22 - Let their table become a snare H6341 before them: and that which should have been for their welfare, let it become a trap.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 91:3 - Surely he shall deliver thee from the snare H6341 of the fowler, and from the noisome pestilence.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 119:110 - The wicked have laid a snare H6341 for me: yet I erred not from thy precepts.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 124:7 - Our soul is escaped as a bird out of the snare H6341 of the fowlers: the snare H6341 is broken, and we are escaped.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 140:5 - The proud have hid a snare H6341 for me, and cords; they have spread a net by the wayside; they have set gins for me. Selah.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 141:9 - Keep me from the snares H6341 which they have laid for me, and the gins of the workers of iniquity.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 142:3 - When my spirit was overwhelmed within me, then thou knewest my path. In the way wherein I walked have they privily laid a snare H6341 for me.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 7:23 - Till a dart strike through his liver; as a bird hasteth to the snare, H6341 and knoweth not that it is for his life.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 22:5 - Thorns and snares H6341 are in the way of the froward: he that doth keep his soul shall be far from them.
Unchecked Copy BoxEcc 9:12 - For man also knoweth not his time: as the fishes that are taken in an evil net, and as the birds that are caught in the snare; H6341 so are the sons of men snared in an evil time, when it falleth suddenly upon them.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 8:14 - And he shall be for a sanctuary; but for a stone of stumbling and for a rock of offence to both the houses of Israel, for a gin H6341 and for a snare to the inhabitants of Jerusalem.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 24:17 - Fear, and the pit, and the snare, H6341 are upon thee, O inhabitant of the earth.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 24:18 - And it shall come to pass, that he who fleeth from the noise of the fear shall fall into the pit; and he that cometh up out of the midst of the pit shall be taken in the snare: H6341 for the windows from on high are open, and the foundations of the earth do shake.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 18:22 - Let a cry be heard from their houses, when thou shalt bring a troop suddenly upon them: for they have digged a pit to take me, and hid snares H6341 for my feet.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 48:43 - Fear, and the pit, and the snare, H6341 shall be upon thee, O inhabitant of Moab, saith the LORD.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 48:44 - He that fleeth from the fear shall fall into the pit; and he that getteth up out of the pit shall be taken in the snare: H6341 for I will bring upon it, even upon Moab, the year of their visitation, saith the LORD.
Unchecked Copy BoxHos 5:1 - Hear ye this, O priests; and hearken, ye house of Israel; and give ye ear, O house of the king; for judgment is toward you, because ye have been a snare H6341 on Mizpah, and a net spread upon Tabor.
Unchecked Copy BoxHos 9:8 - The watchman of Ephraim was with my God: but the prophet is a snare H6341 of a fowler in all his ways, and hatred in the house of his God.
Unchecked Copy BoxAmo 3:5 - Can a bird fall in a snare H6341 upon the earth, where no gin is for him? shall one take up a snare H6341 from the earth, and have taken nothing at all?
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