H5844 עטה - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

A primitive root; to wrap, that is, cover, veil, clothe or roll

KJV Usage: array, self, be clad, (put a) cover (-ing, self), fill, put on, X surely, turn aside.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions



1. to cover, enwrap, wrap oneself, envelop oneself
a. (Qal)
1. to wrap, envelop oneself
2. to cover (the beard in mourning)
3. mourner, one who covers (participle)
b. (Hiphil) to cover, enwrap, envelop
2. to grasp
a. (Qal) to grasp
Origin: a primitive root
TWOT: 1601,1602
Parts of Speech: Verb

View how H5844 עטה is used in the Bible

17 occurrences of H5844 עטה

Leviticus 13:45 and he shall put a covering
1 Samuel 28:14 and he is covered
Psalms 71:13 let them be covered
Psalms 84:6 also filleth
Psalms 89:45 thou hast covered
Psalms 104:2 Who coverest
Psalms 109:19 which covereth
Psalms 109:29 and let them cover
Song of Songs 1:7 why should I be as one that turneth aside
Isaiah 22:17 and will surely
Isaiah 22:17 cover
Isaiah 59:17 and was clad
Jeremiah 43:12 and he shall array
Jeremiah 43:12 putteth on
Ezekiel 24:17 and cover
Ezekiel 24:22 ye shall not cover
Micah 3:7 yea, they shall all cover

Distinct usage

1 thou hast covered
1 Who coverest
1 which covereth
1 and will surely
1 cover
1 and was clad
1 and he shall array
1 putteth on
1 ye shall not cover
1 why should I be as one that turneth aside
1 and he shall put a covering
1 and cover
1 also filleth
1 and let them cover
1 and he is covered
1 let them be covered
1 yea, they shall all cover

Corresponding Greek Words

atah see G306 st. ana ballo
atah G1325 didomi
atah G1904 ep erchomai
atah G2073 hespera
atah G2240 heko
atah G2250 hemera
atah G2400 idou
atah G3568 nun
atah G3918 par eimi
atah G4016 peri ballo
atah al sapham G2635 kata laleo
atah aph. G71 ago
atah aph. G3568 nun
atah hapaam G2540 kairos
atah hi. G2708 kata cheo
atah hi. G5342 phero
atah qal,hi G2064 erchomai

Related words


H4594 מעטה ma‛ăṭeh
From H5844; a vestment

KJV Usage: garment.