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Lexicon :: Strong's H8432 - tāveḵ

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Part of Speech
masculine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
From an unused root meaning to sever
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TWOT Reference: 2498

Strong’s Definitions

תָּוֶךְ tâvek, taw'-vek; from an unused root meaning to sever; a bisection, i.e. (by implication) the centre:—among(-st), × between, half, × (there-, where-), in(-to), middle, mid(-night), midst (among), × out (of), × through, × with(-in).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 415x

The KJV translates Strong's H8432 in the following manner: midst (209x), among (140x), within (20x), middle (7x), in (6x), between (3x), therein (3x), through (2x), into (2x), miscellaneous (23x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 415x
The KJV translates Strong's H8432 in the following manner: midst (209x), among (140x), within (20x), middle (7x), in (6x), between (3x), therein (3x), through (2x), into (2x), miscellaneous (23x).
  1. midst, middle

    1. midst, middle

    2. into, through (after verbs of motion)

    3. among (of a number of persons)

    4. between (of things arranged by twos)

    5. from among (as to take or separate etc)

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
תָּוֶךְ tâvek, taw'-vek; from an unused root meaning to sever; a bisection, i.e. (by implication) the centre:—among(-st), × between, half, × (there-, where-), in(-to), middle, mid(-night), midst (among), × out (of), × through, × with(-in).
STRONGS H8432: Abbreviations
תָּ֫וֶךְ 418 substantive midst (Late Hebrew id., also denominative תִּוֵּוךְ; √ unknown; not apparently in cognate languages); — absolute תָּ֫וֶךְ Genesis 15:10 +; construct תּוֺךְ Genesis 1:6 +; תּוֺכִי, תּוֺכוֺ, etc., 2nd person feminine singular תּוֺכֵּ֫ כִיPsalm 116:19; Psalm 135:9, תּוֺכֹהEzekiel 48:15, 21, תּוֺכֲכֶם Genesis 23:9 +, תּוֺכָ֫הְנָהEzekiel 16:53 (Ges§ 91 f); — midst, whether of a space or place, a number of people or things, or of a linE: absolute † Judges 16:29 עַמּוּדֵי הַתָּוֶךְ = the middle columns, Jeremiah 39:3 שַׁעַר הַתּ׳, בַּתָּוֶךְ Genesis 15:10 וַיְבַתֵּר אֹתָם בַּתּ׳, Numbers 35:5 וְהָעִיר בַּתָּוֶךְ, Joshua 8:22; Judges 15:4; Isaiah 66:17 אַחַר אֶחָד בַּתָּוֶךְ; construct 1 Kings 8:54 קִדַּשׁ הַמֶּלֶךְ אֶתֿ תּוֺךְ הֶחָצֵר, Ezekiel 15:4 וְתוֺכוֺ נָחָר; usually with preposition, as בְּ (often = an emphasis in, in the very heart and midst of), Genesis 1:6 בְּתוֺךְ הַמַּיִם, Genesis 2:9 הַגָּן בְּת׳, Genesis 9:21 אָהֳהֹ בְּת׳, Genesis 18:24 הָעִיר בְּת׳, Genesis 37:7 הַשָּׁדֶה בְּת׳, Exodus 11:4 אני יוצא מצרים בת׳, Exodus 39:3, Joshua 8:9 הָעָם בְּת׳, Judges 7:16 הַכַּ דִּים בת׳, 1 Kings 3:20 הַלַּיְלָה בְּת׳; בְּתוֺכָהּ (of land or city) Numbers 13:32; Isaiah 7:6, etc.; in Ezekiel בְּתוֺכֵךְ, בְּתוֺכָהּ, etc., of sins done, or judgment to be wrought, in the very midst of Jerusalem, Ezekiel 5:8, 10; Ezekiel 9:4; Ezekiel 22:3, 7, 9, 13 +; מֵעַי בְּת׳ Psalm 22:15; Psalm 40:9 מֵעָ֫י תּוֺרָֽתְךָ בְּת׳, לִבִּי בְּת׳ Psalm 22:11, compare Proverbs 4:21; after verbs of motion, = into Exodus 14:27; 1 Samuel 9:14, = through Exodus 14:29; Numbers 33:8; Ezekiel 9:4; Nehemiah 9:11; of a number of persons = among (not nEcess. of the actual middle), Genesis 40:20 עֲבָדָיו בְּת׳, בְּתוֺכְנוּ Genesis 23:6, בְּתוֺכָם 1 Samuel 10:10; Job 1:6, etc., הַגָּר בְּתוֺכֲכֶם Leviticus 17:8, 10, 13 +; = between (of things arranged by twos) Exodus 39:25 in P often (12 times) of the divinE presence, or dwelling, in the midst of Israel, Exodus 25:8; Exodus 29:45, 46; Leviticus 15:31; Leviticus 16:16 + (CarpenterHex. i. 209, ed. 2, 410; J E D in such cases have always קֶרֶב), so Ezekiel 37:26, 28; Ezekiel 43:7, 9, compare Haggai 2:5; מִן, as Genesis 19:29 מִתּוֺךְ הַהֲפֵכָה, Exodus 3:2 מִתּ׳ הַסְּנֶה, Exodus 33:11 הָאֹהֶל לאֹ יָמִישׁ מִתּ׳, Deuteronomy 4:12 + הָאֵשׁ מִתּ׳, 1 Samuel 15:6 עֲמָלֵק רְדוּ מִתּ׳; = from among, as to take, separate, etc., מִתּוֺכָם, הָעָם מִתּ׳, etc., Exodus 7:5; Exodus 28:1; Numbers 3:12; Numbers 4:2, 18; Numbers 16:21, 33; Numbers 17:10; Numbers 19:20 (all P) +; אֶל, as Exodus 14:23 הַיָּם אֶל־תּוֹךְ ֗֗֗ ויבאו, Leviticus 11:33; Numbers 17:12 וַיָּרָץ הַקָּהָל אֶלאתּ׳, Numbers 19:6; Deuteronomy 21:12 בֵּיתֶ֫ךָ וַהֲבֵאתָהּ אֶלאתּ׳, Deuteronomy 22:2; Deuteronomy 23:11; 2 Samuel 3:27; 2 Samuel 4:6; Jeremiah 21:4 +; מֵעַלEzekiel 11:23. — תוך is used by most writers, occurring approximately 8-10 times in many books, but is especially frequent in P (about + 106 times) and Ezekiel (116 times). synonym קֶרֶב, which see.
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs


1:6; 1:6; 2:9; 9:21; 15:10; 15:10; 18:24; 19:29; 23:6; 23:9; 37:7; 40:20


3:2; 7:5; 11:4; 14:23; 14:27; 14:29; 25:8; 28:1; 29:45; 29:46; 33:11; 39:3; 39:25


11:33; 15:31; 16:16; 17:8; 17:10; 17:13


3:12; 4:2; 4:18; 13:32; 16:21; 16:33; 17:10; 17:12; 19:6; 19:20; 33:8; 35:5


4:12; 21:12; 22:2; 23:11


8:9; 8:22


7:16; 15:4; 16:29

1 Samuel

9:14; 10:10; 15:6

2 Samuel

3:27; 4:6

1 Kings

3:20; 8:54






22:11; 22:15; 40:9; 116:19; 135:9




7:6; 66:17


21:4; 39:3


5:8; 5:10; 9:4; 9:4; 11:23; 15:4; 16:53; 22:3; 22:7; 22:9; 22:13; 37:26; 37:28; 43:7; 43:9; 48:15; 48:21



Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H8432 matches the Hebrew תָּוֶךְ (tāveḵ),
which occurs 420 times in 390 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Page 1 / 8 (Gen 1:6–Lev 17:8)

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 1:6 - And God said, Let there be a firmament in the midst H8432 of the waters, and let it divide the waters from the waters.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 2:9 - And out of the ground made the LORD God to grow every tree that is pleasant to the sight, and good for food; the tree of life also in the midst H8432 of the garden, and the tree of knowledge of good and evil.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 3:3 - But of the fruit of the tree which is in the midst H8432 of the garden, God hath said, Ye shall not eat of it, neither shall ye touch it, lest ye die.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 3:8 - And they heard the voice of the LORD God walking in the garden in the cool of the day: and Adam and his wife hid themselves from the presence of the LORD God amongst H8432 the trees of the garden.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 9:21 - And he drank of the wine, and was drunken; and he was uncovered within H8432 his tent.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 15:10 - And he took unto him all these, and divided them in the midst, H8432 and laid each piece one against another: but the birds divided he not.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 18:24 - Peradventure there be fifty righteous within H8432 the city: wilt thou also destroy and not spare the place for the fifty righteous that are therein?
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 18:26 - And the LORD said, If I find in Sodom fifty righteous within H8432 the city, then I will spare all the place for their sakes.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 19:29 - And it came to pass, when God destroyed the cities of the plain, that God remembered Abraham, and sent Lot out of the midst H8432 of the overthrow, when he overthrew the cities in the which Lot dwelt.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 23:6 - Hear us, my lord: thou art a mighty prince among us: H8432 in the choice of our sepulchres bury thy dead; none of us shall withhold from thee his sepulchre, but that thou mayest bury thy dead.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 23:9 - That he may give me the cave of Machpelah, which he hath, which is in the end of his field; for as much money as it is worth he shall give it me for a possession of a buryingplace amongst you. H8432
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 23:10 - And Ephron dwelt among H8432 the children of Heth: and Ephron the Hittite answered Abraham in the audience of the children of Heth, even of all that went in at the gate of his city, saying,
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 35:2 - Then Jacob said unto his household, and to all that were with him, Put away the strange gods that are among you, H8432 and be clean, and change your garments:
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 37:7 - For, behold, we were binding H8432 sheaves in the field, and, lo, my sheaf arose, and also stood upright; and, behold, your sheaves stood round about, and made obeisance to my sheaf.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 40:20 - And it came to pass the third day, which was Pharaoh's birthday, that he made a feast unto all his servants: and he lifted up the head of the chief butler and of the chief baker among H8432 his servants.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 41:48 - And he gathered up all the food of the seven years, which were in the land of Egypt, and laid up the food in the cities: the food of the field, which was round about every city, laid he up in the same. H8432
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 42:5 - And the sons of Israel came to buy corn among H8432 those that came: for the famine was in the land of Canaan.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 2:5 - And the daughter of Pharaoh came down to wash herself at the river; and her maidens walked along by the river's side; and when she saw the ark among H8432 the flags, she sent her maid to fetch it.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 3:2 - And the angel of the LORD appeared unto him in a flame of fire out of the midst H8432 of a bush: and he looked, and, behold, the bush burned with fire, and the bush was not consumed.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 3:4 - And when the LORD saw that he turned aside to see, God called unto him out of the midst H8432 of the bush, and said, Moses, Moses. And he said, Here am I.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 7:5 - And the Egyptians shall know that I am the LORD, when I stretch forth mine hand upon Egypt, and bring out the children of Israel from among H8432 them.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 9:24 - So there was hail, and fire mingled H8432 with the hail, very grievous, such as there was none like it in all the land of Egypt since it became a nation.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 11:4 - And Moses said, Thus saith the LORD, About midnight will I go out into the midst H8432 of Egypt:
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 12:31 - And he called for Moses and Aaron by night, and said, Rise up, and get you forth from among H8432 my people, both ye and the children of Israel; and go, serve the LORD, as ye have said.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 12:49 - One law shall be to him that is homeborn, and unto the stranger that sojourneth among H8432 you.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 14:16 - But lift thou up thy rod, and stretch out thine hand over the sea, and divide it: and the children of Israel shall go on dry ground through the midst H8432 of the sea.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 14:22 - And the children of Israel went into the midst H8432 of the sea upon the dry ground: and the waters were a wall unto them on their right hand, and on their left.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 14:23 - And the Egyptians pursued, and went in after them to the midst H8432 of the sea, even all Pharaoh's horses, his chariots, and his horsemen.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 14:27 - And Moses stretched forth his hand over the sea, and the sea returned to his strength when the morning appeared; and the Egyptians fled against it; and the LORD overthrew the Egyptians in the midst H8432 of the sea.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 14:29 - But the children of Israel walked upon dry land in the midst H8432 of the sea; and the waters were a wall unto them on their right hand, and on their left.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 15:19 - For the horse of Pharaoh went in with his chariots and with his horsemen into the sea, and the LORD brought again the waters of the sea upon them; but the children of Israel went on dry land in the midst H8432 of the sea.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 24:16 - And the glory of the LORD abode upon mount Sinai, and the cloud covered it six days: and the seventh day he called unto Moses out of the midst H8432 of the cloud.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 24:18 - And Moses went into the midst H8432 of the cloud, and gat him up into the mount: and Moses was in the mount forty days and forty nights.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 25:8 - And let them make me a sanctuary; that I may dwell among H8432 them.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 26:28 - And the middle bar in the midst H8432 of the boards shall reach from end to end.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 28:1 - And take thou unto thee Aaron thy brother, and his sons with him, from among H8432 the children of Israel, that he may minister unto me in the priest's office, even Aaron, Nadab and Abihu, Eleazar and Ithamar, Aaron's sons.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 28:32 - And there shall be an hole in the top of it, in the midst H8432 thereof: it shall have a binding of woven work round about the hole of it, as it were the hole of an habergeon, that it be not rent.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 28:33 - And beneath upon the hem of it thou shalt make pomegranates of blue, and of purple, and of scarlet, round about the hem thereof; and bells of gold between H8432 them round about:
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 29:45 - And I will dwell among H8432 the children of Israel, and will be their God.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 29:46 - And they shall know that I am the LORD their God, that brought them forth out of the land of Egypt, that I may dwell among H8432 them: I am the LORD their God.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 33:11 - And the LORD spake unto Moses face to face, as a man speaketh unto his friend. And he turned again into the camp: but his servant Joshua, the son of Nun, a young man, departed not out H8432 of the tabernacle.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 36:33 - And he made the middle bar to shoot through H8432 the boards from the one end to the other.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 39:3 - And they did beat the gold into thin plates, and cut it into wires, to work H8432 it in the blue, and in the purple, and in the scarlet, and in the fine linen, with cunning work.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 39:23 - And there was an hole in the midst H8432 of the robe, as the hole of an habergeon, with a band round about the hole, that it should not rend.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 39:25 - And they made bells of pure gold, and put the bells between H8432 the pomegranates upon the hem of the robe, round about between H8432 the pomegranates;
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 11:33 - And every earthen vessel, whereinto any of them falleth, H8432 whatsoever is in it shall be unclean; and ye shall break it.
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 15:31 - Thus shall ye separate the children of Israel from their uncleanness; that they die not in their uncleanness, when they defile my tabernacle that is among H8432 them.
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 16:16 - And he shall make an atonement for the holy place, because of the uncleanness of the children of Israel, and because of their transgressions in all their sins: and so shall he do for the tabernacle of the congregation, that remaineth among them in the midst H8432 of their uncleanness.
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 16:29 - And this shall be a statute for ever unto you: that in the seventh month, on the tenth day of the month, ye shall afflict your souls, and do no work at all, whether it be one of your own country, or a stranger that sojourneth among H8432 you:
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 17:8 - And thou shalt say unto them, Whatsoever man there be of the house of Israel, or of the strangers which sojourn among H8432 you, that offereth a burnt offering or sacrifice,

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