H331 אטם - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

A primitive root; to close (the lips or ears); by analogy to contract (a window by bevelled jambs)

KJV Usage: narrow, shut, stop.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions


1. to shut, shut up, close
a. (Qal) to shut, stop (of lips)
b. (Hiphil) of the wicked stopping their ears (fig.)
Origin: a primitive root
TWOT: 73
Parts of Speech: Verb

View how H331 אטם is used in the Bible

8 occurrences of H331 אטם

1 Kings 6:4
Psalms 58:4
Proverbs 17:28
Proverbs 21:13
Isaiah 33:15
Ezekiel 40:16
Ezekiel 41:16
Ezekiel 41:26

Corresponding Greek Words

atam G2927 kruptos
atam G5420 phrasso