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Lexicon :: Strong's H982 - bāṭaḥ

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Part of Speech
Root Word (Etymology)
A primitive root
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TWOT Reference: 233

Strong’s Definitions

בָּטַח bâṭach, baw-takh'; a primitive root; properly, to hie for refuge (but not so precipitately as H2620); figuratively, to trust, be confident or sure:—be bold (confident, secure, sure), careless (one, woman), put confidence, (make to) hope, (put, make to) trust.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 120x

The KJV translates Strong's H982 in the following manner: trust (103x), confidence (4x), secure (4x), confident (2x), bold (1x), careless (1x), hope (1x), hoped (1x), ones (1x), sure (1x), women (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 120x
The KJV translates Strong's H982 in the following manner: trust (103x), confidence (4x), secure (4x), confident (2x), bold (1x), careless (1x), hope (1x), hoped (1x), ones (1x), sure (1x), women (1x).
  1. to trust

    1. (Qal)

      1. to trust, trust in

      2. to have confidence, be confident

      3. to be bold

      4. to be secure

    2. (Hiphil)

      1. to cause to trust, make secure

  2. (TWOT) to feel safe, be careless

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
בָּטַח bâṭach, baw-takh'; a primitive root; properly, to hie for refuge (but not so precipitately as H2620); figuratively, to trust, be confident or sure:—be bold (confident, secure, sure), careless (one, woman), put confidence, (make to) hope, (put, make to) trust.
STRONGS H982: Abbreviations
† I. בָּטַח verb trust (compare Arabic bdb010501 to throw one down upon his face Thes, bdb010502 lie extended on the ground, 'se reposer sur quelqu' un' Fl MV) —
Qal Perfect בָּטַח Psalm 28:7 + 35 times; Imperfect יִבְּטַח Job 40:23 + 27 times; Imperative בְּטַח Psalm 37:3 + 8 times; Infinitive abs בָּטוֺחַ Isaiah 59:4, construct בְּטֹחַ Psalm 118:8 + 2 times; Participle בֹּטֵחַ Psalm 21:8 + 35 times; passive בָּטוּחַ Psalm 112:7; Isaiah 26:3.
I. trust.
1. absolute Isaiah 12:2.
2. with cognate accusative מה הבטחון הזה אשׁר בטחת what is this trust that thou dost trust ? 2 Kings 18:19 = Isaiah 36:4.
3. with בְּ trust in
d. in the name of God, Psalm 33:21; Isaiah 5:10; mercy of God Psalm 13:6; Psalm 52:10 [Psalm 52:8]; word of God Psalm 119:42; salvation of God Psalm 78:22.
4. with עַל, trust or rely upon
5. with אֶל trust to
b. persons Judges 20:36.
c. things Jeremiah 7:4 (= על דבר Jeremiah 7:8).
II. be confident Job 6:20; Job 40:23; Proverbs 14:16; צַדִּיקִים כִּכְפִיר יִבְטַח the righteous are bold as a lion Proverbs 28:1; secure Job 11:18; Proverbs 11:15; עַם בֹּטֵחַ a people secure Judges 18:7, 10, 27; בָּנוֺת בֹּטְחוֺת careless daughters,, (women) Isaiah 32:9 compare Isaiah 32:10; Isaiah 32:11.
Hiph. Perfect הִבְטַחְתָּ Jeremiah 28:15; Imperfect יַבְטַח Isaiah 36:15 + 2 times; Participle מַבְטִיחִי Psalm 22:10; cause to trust, make secure, absolute Psalm 22:10; with עַל Jeremiah 28:15; Jeremiah 29:31; with אֶל 2 Kings 18:30 = Isaiah 36:15.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Hebrew and English Lexicon, Unabridged, Electronic Database.
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Strong's Number H982 matches the Hebrew בָּטַח (bāṭaḥ),
which occurs 120 times in 117 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Page 1 / 3 (Deu 28:52–Psa 78:22)

Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 28:52 - “And it will besiege you in all your [fn]towns until your high and fortified walls in which you trusted H982 come down throughout your land, and it will besiege you in all your [fn]towns throughout your land which the LORD your God has given you.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 9:26 -

Now Gaal the son of Ebed came with his relatives, and crossed over into Shechem; and the [fn]leaders of Shechem trusted H982 him.

Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 18:7 -

So the five men departed and came to Laish, and saw the people who were in it living in security, in the way of the Sidonians, quiet and unsuspecting H982; for there was no [fn]oppressive ruler humiliating them for anything in the land, and they were far from the Sidonians and had no dealings with anyone.

Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 18:10 - “When you enter, you will come to an unsuspecting H982 people with a spacious land; for God has handed it over to you, a place where there is no lack of anything that is on the earth.”
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 18:27 -

Then they took what Micah had made and the priest who had belonged to him, and came to Laish, to a people quiet and unsuspecting H982, and struck them with the edge of the sword; and they burned the city with fire.

Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 20:36 -

So the sons of Benjamin saw that they were [fn]defeated. When the men of Israel gave [fn]ground to Benjamin because they relied H982 on the men in ambush whom they had set against Gibeah,

Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 18:5 - He trusted H982 in the LORD, the God of Israel; and after him there was no one like him among all the kings of Judah, nor among those who came before him.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 18:19 -

And Rabshakeh said to them, “Say now to Hezekiah, ‘This is what the great king, the king of Assyria says: “What is this confidence that you [fn]have H982?

Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 18:20 - “You saybut they are only [fn]empty words—‘I have a plan and strength for the war.’ Now on whom have you relied H982, that you have revolted against me?
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 18:21 - “Now behold, you have [fn]relied H982 on the [fn]support of this broken reed, on Egypt; on which if a man leans, it will go into his [fn]hand and pierce it. That is how Pharaoh king of Egypt is to all who rely H982 on him.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 18:22 - “However, if you say to me, ‘We have trusted H982 in the LORD our God,’ is it not He whose high places and whose altars Hezekiah has removed, and has said to Judah and to Jerusalem, ‘You shall worship before this altar in Jerusalem’?
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 18:24 - “How then can you drive back even [fn]one [fn]official of the least of my master’s servants, and [fn]rely H982 on Egypt for chariots and horsemen?
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 18:30 - ‘And do not let Hezekiah lead you to trust H982 in the LORD by saying, “The LORD will certainly save us, and this city will not be handed over to the king of Assyria.”
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 19:10 - “This is what you shall say to Hezekiah king of [fn]Judah: ‘Do not let your God in whom you trust H982 deceive you by saying, “Jerusalem will not be handed over to the king of Assyria.”
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 5:20 - They were helped against them, and the Hagrites and all who were with them were handed over to them; for they cried out to God in the battle, and He answered their prayers because they trusted H982 in Him.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 32:10 - “This is what Sennacherib king of Assyria says: ‘On what are you trusting H982 that you are staying in Jerusalem under siege?
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 6:20 -

“They were put to shame, for they had trusted H982,

They came there and were humiliated.

Unchecked Copy BoxJob 11:18 -

“Then you would trust H982, because there is hope;

And you would look around and rest securely.

Unchecked Copy BoxJob 39:11 -

“Will you trust him because his strength is great,

And leave your labor to him?

Unchecked Copy BoxJob 40:23 -

“If a river [fn]rages, he is not alarmed;

He is H982 confident H982, though the Jordan rushes to his mouth.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 4:5 -

Offer [fn]the sacrifices of righteousness,

And trust H982 in the LORD.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 9:10 -

And [fn]those who know Your name will put H982 their trust H982 in You,

For You, LORD, have not abandoned those who seek You.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 13:5 -

But I have trusted H982 in Your faithfulness;

My heart shall rejoice in Your salvation.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 21:7 -

For the king trusts H982 in the LORD,

And through the faithfulness of the Most High he will not be shaken.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 22:4 -

In You our fathers trusted H982;

They trusted H982 and You rescued them.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 22:5 -

To You they cried out and they fled to safety;

In You they trusted H982 and were not [fn]disappointed.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 22:9 -

Yet You are He who brought me forth from the womb;

You made me trust H982 when upon my mother’s breasts.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 25:2 -

My God, in You I trust H982,

Do not let me be ashamed;

Do not let my enemies rejoice over me.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 26:1 -

A Psalm of David.

[fn]Vindicate me, LORD, for I have walked in my integrity,

And I have trusted H982 in the LORD [fn]without wavering.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 27:3 -

If an army encamps against me,

My heart will not fear;

If war arises against me,

In spite of this I am confident H982.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 28:7 -

The LORD is my strength and my shield;

My heart trusts H982 in Him, and I am helped;

Therefore my heart triumphs,

And with my song I shall thank Him.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 31:6 -

I hate those who devote themselves to worthless [fn]idols,

But I trust H982 in the LORD.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 31:14 -

But as for me, I trust H982 in You, LORD,

I say, “You are my God.”

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 32:10 -

The sorrows of the wicked are many,

But the one who trusts H982 in the LORD, goodness will surround him.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 33:21 -

For our heart rejoices in Him,

Because we trust H982 in His holy name.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 37:3 -

Trust H982 in the LORD and do good;

Live in the land and [fn]cultivate faithfulness.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 37:5 -

Commit your way to the LORD,

Trust H982 also in Him, and He will do it.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 40:3 -

He put a new song in my mouth, a song of praise to our God;

Many will see and fear

And will trust H982 in the LORD.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 41:9 -

Even my [fn]close friend in whom I trusted H982,

Who ate my bread,

Has lifted up his heel against me.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 44:6 -

For I will not trust H982 in my bow,

Nor will my sword save me.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 49:6 -

Those who trust H982 in their wealth

And boast in the abundance of their riches?

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 52:7 -

“Behold, the man who would not make God his refuge,

But trusted H982 in the abundance of his riches

And was strong in [fn]his evil desire.”

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 52:8 -

But as for me, I am like a green olive tree in the house of God;

I trust H982 in the faithfulness of God forever and ever.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 55:23 -

But You, God, will bring them down to the pit of destruction;

Men of bloodshed and deceit will not live out half their days.

But I will trust H982 in You.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 56:3 -

[fn]When I am afraid,

[fn]I will put H982 my trust H982 in You.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 56:4 -

In God, whose word I praise,

In God I have put H982 my trust H982;

I shall not be afraid.

What can mere [fn]mortals do to me?

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 56:11 -

In God I have put H982 my [fn]trust H982, I shall not be afraid.

What can mankind do to me?

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 62:8 -

Trust H982 in Him at all times, you people;

Pour out your hearts before Him;

God is a refuge for us. Selah

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 62:10 -

Do not trust H982 in oppression,

And do not vainly rely on robbery;

If wealth increases, do not set your heart on it.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 78:22 -

Because they did not believe in God

And did not trust H982 in His salvation.

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