H6620 פּתן - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

From an unused root meaning to twist; an asp (from its contortions)

KJV Usage: adder.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions


1. a snake, venomous serpent
a. perhaps the cobra, adder, or viper
Origin: from an unused root meaning to twist
TWOT: 1858a
Parts of Speech: Noun Masculine

View how H6620 פּתן is used in the Bible

6 occurrences of H6620 פּתן

Deuteronomy 32:33
Job 20:14
Job 20:16
Psalms 58:4
Psalms 91:13
Isaiah 11:8

Corresponding Greek Words

peten see G935 basiliskos
peten G785 aspis
peten G1404 drakon