סָתַם verb stop up, shut up, keep close (Late Hebrew id.; ᵑ7 סְתַם id.; Syriac ( very rare); Arabic close door Lane1334, and Kam Frey, are perhaps loan-words);
Qal Perfect 3 masculine singular ׳ס
[2Chr 32:30] Imperfect 2 masculine plural תִּסְתֹּ֑מוּ [2Kgs 3:19] 3 masculine plural יִסְתֹּ֑מוּ v [2Kgs 3:25], וַיִּסְתְּמוּ [2Chr 32:4] Imperative masculine singular סְתֹם [Dan 8:26]; [Dan 12:4] Infinitive construct לִסְתּוֺם [2Chr 32:3] Passive participle סָתוּם [Ezek 28:3], סָתֻם [Ps 51:8], plural סְתֻמִים [Dan 12:9] —
1. stop up springs of water
[2Kgs 3:19]; [2Kgs 3:25]; [2Chr 32:3]; [2Chr 32:4], compare v [2Chr 32:30].
2. shut up, keep close, prophetic words
[Dan 8:26]; [Dan 12:4]; [Dan 12:9] בְּסָתֻם [Ps 51:8] in (the) closed (chamber of the breast; || טֻחוֺת). — כָּלסָֿתוּם [Ezek 28:3] usually no secret is too dark for thee, but doubtful (see II. עמם); ᵐ5 σοφοί, Co חַרְטֻמִּים < Toy חֲכָמִים, or Berthol. קֹסְמִים. Niph`al Infinitive construct לְהִסָּתֵם [Neh 4:1] the breaches [in the walls] had begun to be stopped up. Pi`el Perfect 3 plural suffix סִתְּמוּם [Gen 26:16] Imperfect 3 masculine plural suffix וַיְסַתְּמוּם v [Gen 26:18], both of stopping wells quite up (RJE).
The Brown-Driver-Briggs Hebrew and English Lexicon
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