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Lexicon :: Strong's H6475 - pāṣâ

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A primitive root
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TWOT Reference: 1795

Strong’s Definitions

פָּצָה pâtsâh, paw-tsaw'; a primitive root; to rend, i.e. open (especially the mouth):—deliver, gape, open, rid, utter.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 15x

The KJV translates Strong's H6475 in the following manner: open (10x), rid (2x), gaped (1x), utter (1x), deliver (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 15x
The KJV translates Strong's H6475 in the following manner: open (10x), rid (2x), gaped (1x), utter (1x), deliver (1x).
  1. to part, open, separate, set free

    1. (Qal)

      1. to open (mouth), utter

      2. to snatch away, set free

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
פָּצָה pâtsâh, paw-tsaw'; a primitive root; to rend, i.e. open (especially the mouth):—deliver, gape, open, rid, utter.
STRONGS H6475: Abbreviations
† [פָּצָה] verb part, open (Arabic bdb082204 I, II. separate, remove; Aramaic פְּצָא especially set free, bdb082205 Pa. set free); —
Qal Perfect 3rd person feminine singular פָּֽצְתָה Genesis 4:11 +, 2nd person masculine singular פָּצִיתָ Judges 11:36, etc.; Imperfect 3rd person masculine singular יִפְצֶה Job 35:16; Imperative masculine singular פְּצֵה Ezekiel 2:8, suffix פְּצֵנִי Psalm 144:7; Psalm 144:11; Participle פֹּצֶה Isaiah 10:14, פּוֹ׳ Psalm 144:10; —
1. open mouth:
a. to swallow, figurative of ground, הָאֲדָמָה Genesis 4:11, (J), Numbers 16:30 (JE), הָאָרֶץ Deuteronomy 11:6; of enemies, + עַל person Lamentations 2:16; Lamentations 3:46; Psalm 22:14; literal Ezekiel 2:8.
b. to speak Judges 11:35, 36 (utter a vow, + אֶליֿ׳); Job 35:16; hence = utter, שְׁפָתַי פָּצוּ אֲשֶׁר Psalm 66:14; of bird chirping מֹּצֶה פֶה Isaiah 10:14 (in figurative).
2. snatch away, set free (Aramaic loan-word), only Psalm 144, + הִצִּיל with מִן Isaiah 10:7; Isaiah 10:11; פ׳ with מִן Isaiah 10:10.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Hebrew and English Lexicon, Unabridged, Electronic Database.
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs


4:11; 4:11






11:35; 11:36; 11:36


35:16; 35:16


22:14; 66:14; 144; 144:7; 144:10; 144:11


10:7; 10:10; 10:11; 10:14; 10:14


2:16; 3:46


2:8; 2:8


Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H6475 matches the Hebrew פָּצָה (pāṣâ),
which occurs 15 times in 15 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 4:11 - And now art thou cursed from the earth, which hath opened H6475 her mouth to receive thy brother's blood from thy hand;
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 16:30 - But if the LORD make a new thing, and the earth open H6475 her mouth, and swallow them up, with all that appertain unto them, and they go down quick into the pit; then ye shall understand that these men have provoked the LORD.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 11:6 - And what he did unto Dathan and Abiram, the sons of Eliab, the son of Reuben: how the earth opened H6475 her mouth, and swallowed them up, and their households, and their tents, and all the substance that was in their possession, in the midst of all Israel:
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 11:35 - And it came to pass, when he saw her, that he rent his clothes, and said, Alas, my daughter! thou hast brought me very low, and thou art one of them that trouble me: for I have opened H6475 my mouth unto the LORD, and I cannot go back.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 11:36 - And she said unto him, My father, if thou hast opened H6475 thy mouth unto the LORD, do to me according to that which hath proceeded out of thy mouth; forasmuch as the LORD hath taken vengeance for thee of thine enemies, even of the children of Ammon.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 35:16 - Therefore doth Job open H6475 his mouth in vain; he multiplieth words without knowledge.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 22:13 - They gaped H6475 upon me with their mouths, as a ravening and a roaring lion.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 66:14 - Which my lips have uttered, H6475 and my mouth hath spoken, when I was in trouble.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 144:7 - Send thine hand from above; rid H6475 me, and deliver me out of great waters, from the hand of strange children;
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 144:10 - It is he that giveth salvation unto kings: who delivereth H6475 David his servant from the hurtful sword.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 144:11 - Rid H6475 me, and deliver me from the hand of strange children, whose mouth speaketh vanity, and their right hand is a right hand of falsehood:
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 10:14 - And my hand hath found as a nest the riches of the people: and as one gathereth eggs that are left, have I gathered all the earth; and there was none that moved the wing, or opened H6475 the mouth, or peeped.
Unchecked Copy BoxLam 2:16 - All thine enemies have opened H6475 their mouth against thee: they hiss and gnash the teeth: they say, We have swallowed her up: certainly this is the day that we looked for; we have found, we have seen it.
Unchecked Copy BoxLam 3:46 - All our enemies have opened H6475 their mouths against us.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 2:8 - But thou, son of man, hear what I say unto thee; Be not thou rebellious like that rebellious house: open H6475 thy mouth, and eat that I give thee.
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