H2546 חמט - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

From an unused root probably meaning to lie low; a lizard (as creeping)

KJV Usage: snail.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions


1. a kind of lizard, only in list of unclean animals
a. perhaps an extinct animal, exact meaning is unknown
Origin: from an unused root probably meaning, to lie low
TWOT: 675a
Parts of Speech: Noun Masculine

View how H2546 חמט is used in the Bible

One occurence of H2546 חמט

Leviticus 11:30