H8478 תּחת - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

From the same as H8430; the bottom (as depressed); only adverbially below (often with prepositional prefix underneath), in lieu of, etc.

KJV Usage: as, beneath, X flat, in (-stead), (same) place (where . . . is), room, for . . . sake, stead of, under, X unto, X when . . . was mine, whereas, [where-] fore, with.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions


1. the under part, beneath, instead of, as, for, for the sake of, flat, unto, where, whereas n m
a. the under part adv accus
b. beneath prep
c. under, beneath
1. at the foot of (idiom)
2. sweetness, subjection, woman, being burdened or oppressed (fig)
3. of subjection or conquest
d. what is under one, the place in which one stands
1. in one's place, the place in which one stands (idiom with reflexive pronoun)
2. in place of, instead of (in transferred sense)
3. in place of, in exchange or return for (of things mutually interchanged) conj
e. instead of, instead of that
f. in return for that, because that in compounds
g. in, under, into the place of (after verbs of motion)
h. from under, from beneath, from under the hand of, from his place, under, beneath
Origin: from the same as H8430
TWOT: 2504
Parts of Speech: Noun Masculine

View how H8478 תּחת is used in the Bible

24 occurrences of H8478 תּחת

Genesis 1:7
Genesis 4:25
Genesis 6:17
Genesis 7:19
Genesis 22:13
Genesis 30:15
Exodus 21:26
Exodus 32:19
Leviticus 14:42
Deuteronomy 4:18
Joshua 6:5
2 Samuel 2:23
2 Samuel 19:13
1 Kings 7:32
1 Chronicles 29:24
Job 30:14
Job 34:26
Job 36:16
Psalms 66:17
Isaiah 60:15
Jeremiah 3:6
Jeremiah 5:19
Jeremiah 38:9
Ezekiel 23:5

Corresponding Greek Words

tachat G2945 kuklos
tachat G243 allos
tachat G3624 oikos
tachat G3694 opiso
tachat G5117 topos
tachat G5270 hupo kato
tachat G5561 chora
tachat ish G5220 hupandros
mitachat G2736 kato *