H4985 מתק - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

A primitive root; to suck, by implication to relish, or (intransitively) be sweet

KJV Usage: be (made, X take) sweet.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions


1. to be or become sweet or pleasing
a. (Qal)
1. to be or become sweet
2. to be or become pleasant
3. to suck
b. (Hiphil) to give sweet taste
Origin: a primitive root
TWOT: 1268
Parts of Speech: Verb

View how H4985 מתק is used in the Bible

5 occurrences of H4985 מתק

Exodus 15:25
Job 20:12
Job 21:33
Psalms 55:14
Proverbs 9:17