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Lexicon :: Strong's H8574 - tannûr

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Part of Speech
masculine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
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TWOT Reference: 2526

Strong’s Definitions

תַּנּוּר tannûwr, tan-noor'; from H5216; a fire-pot:—furnace, oven.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 15x

The KJV translates Strong's H8574 in the following manner: oven (11x), furnace (4x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 15x
The KJV translates Strong's H8574 in the following manner: oven (11x), furnace (4x).
  1. furnace, oven, fire-pot, (portable) stove

    1. for cooking

    2. of God's wrath, His furnace (fig)

    3. of hunger, desire for evil

    4. fire-pot

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
תַּנּוּר tannûwr, tan-noor'; from H5216; a fire-pot:—furnace, oven.
STRONGS H8574: Abbreviations
תַּנּוּר noun masculineLeviticus 26:26 portable stove or fire-pot (loan-word from Assyrian tinûru, id., according to DHMVOJ i. 23 (otherwise DvorakZK i. 155 ff.); ת׳, a large earthen jar, still in Syria, WetzstVerhandl. d. Berl. Anthrop. Gesell., 1882, 467 WhitehouseHeb. Antiq. 7,3 ARSKEB l. 605; Arabic bdb107204 is loan-word from Aramaic תַּנּוּרָא, bdb107205, and this from Persian tanûra, according to Frä26); — ת׳ absolute Hosea 7:4 +, construct Genesis 15:17; Psalm 21:10; plural תַּנּוּרִים Nehemiah 3:11; Nehemiah 12:38; — fire-pot, for baking (אָפָה) Hosea 7:4 (read בֹּעֵר הֵ֑ם אֹפֵהוּ וגו׳ ת׳, OortTh. Tijdschr. 1890, 480 ff. AlbrZAW xvi (1896), 88), compare Hosea 7:6; Hosea 7:7; (all in simile), Exodus 7:28 (J), Leviticus 2:4; Leviticus 7:9; Leviticus 26:26 (P), also (breakable) Leviticus 11:35; עָשָׁן ת׳ Genesis 15:17 (JE) in vision, symbol of י׳'s presence, compare Isaiah 31:9 (|| אוּר); simile of heat Lamentations 5:10, of judgment Malachi 3:19 [Malachi 4:1], and so אֵשׁ ת׳ Psalm 21:10; מִגְדַּל הַתַּנּוּרִים Nehemiah 3:11; Nehemiah 12:38 a tower on wall of Jerusalem.
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs


15:17; 15:17


2:4; 7:9; 11:35; 26:26; 26:26


3:11; 3:11; 12:38; 12:38


21:10; 21:10






7:4; 7:4; 7:6; 7:7




Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H8574 matches the Hebrew תַּנּוּר (tannûr),
which occurs 15 times in 15 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 15:17 - And it came to pass, that, when the sun went down, and it was dark, behold a smoking furnace, H8574 and a burning lamp that passed between those pieces.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 8:3 - And the river shall bring forth frogs abundantly, which shall go up and come into thine house, and into thy bedchamber, and upon thy bed, and into the house of thy servants, and upon thy people, and into thine ovens, H8574 and into thy kneadingtroughs:
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 2:4 - And if thou bring an oblation of a meat offering baken in the oven, H8574 it shall be unleavened cakes of fine flour mingled with oil, or unleavened wafers anointed with oil.
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 7:9 - And all the meat offering that is baken in the oven, H8574 and all that is dressed in the fryingpan, and in the pan, shall be the priest's that offereth it.
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 11:35 - And every thing whereupon any part of their carcase falleth shall be unclean; whether it be oven, H8574 or ranges for pots, they shall be broken down: for they are unclean, and shall be unclean unto you.
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 26:26 - And when I have broken the staff of your bread, ten women shall bake your bread in one oven, H8574 and they shall deliver you your bread again by weight: and ye shall eat, and not be satisfied.
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 3:11 - Malchijah the son of Harim, and Hashub the son of Pahathmoab, repaired the other piece, and the tower of the furnaces. H8574
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 12:38 - And the other company of them that gave thanks went over against them, and I after them, and the half of the people upon the wall, from beyond the tower of the furnaces H8574 even unto the broad wall;
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 21:9 - Thou shalt make them as a fiery oven H8574 in the time of thine anger: the LORD shall swallow them up in his wrath, and the fire shall devour them.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 31:9 - And he shall pass over to his strong hold for fear, and his princes shall be afraid of the ensign, saith the LORD, whose fire is in Zion, and his furnace H8574 in Jerusalem.
Unchecked Copy BoxLam 5:10 - Our skin was black like an oven H8574 because of the terrible famine.
Unchecked Copy BoxHos 7:4 - They are all adulterers, as an oven H8574 heated by the baker, who ceaseth from raising after he hath kneaded the dough, until it be leavened.
Unchecked Copy BoxHos 7:6 - For they have made ready their heart like an oven, H8574 whiles they lie in wait: their baker sleepeth all the night; in the morning it burneth as a flaming fire.
Unchecked Copy BoxHos 7:7 - They are all hot as an oven, H8574 and have devoured their judges; all their kings are fallen: there is none among them that calleth unto me.
Unchecked Copy BoxMal 4:1 - For, behold, the day cometh, that shall burn as an oven; H8574 and all the proud, yea, and all that do wickedly, shall be stubble: and the day that cometh shall burn them up, saith the LORD of hosts, that it shall leave them neither root nor branch.
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