H5860 עיט - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

A primitive root; to swoop down upon (literally or figuratively)

KJV Usage: fly, rail.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions


1. to scream, shriek
a. (Qal) to scream
2. to dart greedily, swoop upon, rush upon
a. (Qal) to dart greedily
Origin: a primitive root
TWOT: 1610,1610b
Parts of Speech: Verb

View how H5860 עיט is used in the Bible

3 occurrences of H5860 עיט

1 Samuel 14:32
1 Samuel 15:19
1 Samuel 25:14

Corresponding Greek Words

it G2827 klino
it G3729 hormao