H2931 טמא - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

From H2930; foul in a religious sense

KJV Usage: defiled, + infamous, polluted (-tion), unclean.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions



1. unclean, impure
a. ethically and religiously
b. ritually
c. of places
Origin: from H2930
TWOT: 809a
Parts of Speech: Adjective

1) unclean, impure
1a) ethically and religiously
1b) ritually
1c) of places

View how H2931 טמא is used in the Bible

First 30 of 87 occurrences of H2931 טמא

Leviticus 5:2 any unclean
Leviticus 5:2 of an unclean
Leviticus 5:2 of unclean
Leviticus 5:2 of unclean
Leviticus 5:2 from him; he also shall be unclean,
Leviticus 7:19 any unclean
Leviticus 7:21 or any unclean
Leviticus 7:21 unclean
Leviticus 10:10 and between unclean
Leviticus 11:4 he is unclean
Leviticus 11:5 he is unclean
Leviticus 11:6 he is unclean
Leviticus 11:7 he is unclean
Leviticus 11:8 they are unclean
Leviticus 11:26 are unclean
Leviticus 11:27 those are unclean
Leviticus 11:28 they are unclean
Leviticus 11:29 These also shall be unclean
Leviticus 11:31 These are unclean
Leviticus 11:35 for they are unclean,
Leviticus 11:35 and shall be unclean
Leviticus 11:38 on it, it shall be unclean
Leviticus 11:47 between the unclean
Leviticus 13:11 him up: for he is unclean.
Leviticus 13:15 is unclean:
Leviticus 13:36 he is unclean.
Leviticus 13:44 he is unclean:
Leviticus 13:45 Unclean,
Leviticus 13:45 unclean.
Leviticus 13:46 he is unclean:

Distinct usage

5 of unclean
4 he is unclean
2 any unclean
2 and between unclean
2 they are unclean
2 between the unclean
2 he is unclean.
2 he is unclean:
2 it is unclean.
2 is unclean
2 the unclean
2 unclean
1 are unclean
1 those are unclean
1 These also shall be unclean
1 These are unclean
1 for they are unclean,
1 and shall be unclean
1 on it, it shall be unclean
1 him up: for he is unclean.
1 is unclean:
1 it is unclean;
1 them into an unclean
1 into an unclean
1 to an unclean
1 it is unclean,
1 she shall be unclean.
1 upon shall be unclean,
1 any thing that is unclean
1 And if it shall be of an unclean
1 upon it, is unclean.
1 And for an unclean
1 upon the unclean
1 them: the unclean
1 therefore they are unclean
1 it is unclean
1 is unclean,
1 not any unclean
1 that none who was unclean
1 thing out of an unclean?
1 and to the unclean;
1 and the unclean.
1 no unclean
1 shall be defiled
1 thee, who art infamous
1 for pollution.
1 difference between the unclean
1 one that is unclean
1 of an unclean
1 from him; he also shall be unclean,
1 or any unclean
1 upon him, he shall be unclean;
1 upon him; he is unclean.
1 And whatever the unclean
1 thee: the unclean
1 Unclean,
1 unclean.
1 ye; it is unclean;
1 a polluted
1 with her that is unclean.

Corresponding Greek Words

tame G167 akatharsia
tame G4509 rhupos
tame qal.,ni.,adj. G169 akathartos

Related words


G924 Βαρτιμαῖος
Of Chaldee origin [H1247] and [H2931]; son of Timaeus (or the unclean); Bartimaeus, an Israelite

KJV Usage: Bartimus.

G5090 Τίμαιος
Probably of Chaldee origin (compare [H2931]); Timoeus (that is, Timay), an Israelite

KJV Usage: Timaeus.

H2930 טמא ṭâmê'

A primitive root; to be foul, especially in a ceremonial or moral sense (contaminated)

KJV Usage: defile (self), pollute (self), be (make, make self, pronounce) unclean, X utterly.

H2933 טמה ṭâmâh
A collateral form of H2930; to be impure in a religious sense

KJV Usage: be defiled, be reputed vile.