H6601 פּתה - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

A primitive root; to open, that is, be (causatively make) roomy; usually figuratively (in a mental or moral sense) to be (causatively make) simple or (in a sinister way) delude

KJV Usage: allure, deceive, enlarge, entice, flatter, persuade, silly (one).

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions


1. to be spacious, be open, be wide
a. (Qal) to be spacious or open or wide
b. (Hiphil) to make spacious, make open
2. to be simple, entice, deceive, persuade
a. (Qal)
1. to be open-minded, be simple, be naive
2. to be enticed, be deceived
b. (Niphal) to be deceived, be gullible
c. (Piel)
1. to persuade, seduce
2. to deceive
d. (Pual)
1. to be persuaded
2. to be deceived
Origin: a primitive root
TWOT: 1853
Parts of Speech: Verb

View how H6601 פּתה is used in the Bible

26 occurrences of H6601 פּתה

Genesis 9:27
Exodus 22:16
Deuteronomy 11:16
Judges 14:15
Judges 16:5
2 Samuel 3:25
1 Kings 22:20
1 Kings 22:21
1 Kings 22:22
2 Chronicles 18:19
2 Chronicles 18:20
2 Chronicles 18:21
Job 5:2
Job 31:9
Job 31:27
Psalms 78:36
Proverbs 1:10
Proverbs 16:29
Proverbs 20:19
Proverbs 24:28
Proverbs 25:15
Jeremiah 20:7
Jeremiah 20:10
Ezekiel 14:9
Hosea 2:14
Hosea 7:11

Corresponding Greek Words

patah ni. G1811 ex akoloutheo
patah pi. G25 agapao
patah qal,ni,pi,pu G538 apatao
patah qal,pi,hi G4115 platuno
patah qal,pi,pu G4105 planao