H6605 פּתח - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

A primitive root; to open wide (literally or figuratively); specifically to loosen, begin, plough, carve

KJV Usage: appear, break forth, draw (out), let go free, (en-) grave (-n), loose (self), (be, beset) open (-ing), put off, ungird, unstop, have vent.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions



1. to open
a. (Qal) to open
b. (Niphal) to be opened, be let loose, be thrown open
c. (Piel)
1. to free
2. to loosen
3. to open, open oneself
d. (Hithpael) to loose oneself
2. to carve, engrave
a. (Piel) to engrave
b. (Pual) to be engraved
Origin: a primitive root
TWOT: 1854,1855
Parts of Speech: Verb

View how H6605 פּתח is used in the Bible

First 30 of 144 occurrences of H6605 פּתח

Genesis 7:11 were opened.
Genesis 8:6 opened
Genesis 24:32 and he ungirded
Genesis 29:31 he opened
Genesis 30:22 to her, and opened
Genesis 41:56 opened
Genesis 42:27 of them opened
Genesis 43:21 that we opened
Genesis 44:11 and opened
Exodus 2:6 And when she had opened
Exodus 21:33 shall open
Exodus 28:9 and engrave
Exodus 28:11 shalt thou engrave
Exodus 28:36 and engrave
Exodus 39:6 engraved,
Numbers 16:32 opened
Numbers 19:15 And every open
Numbers 22:28 opened
Numbers 26:10 opened
Deuteronomy 15:8 But thou shalt open
Deuteronomy 15:8 wide
Deuteronomy 15:11 Thou shalt open
Deuteronomy 15:11 wide
Deuteronomy 20:11 and open
Deuteronomy 28:12 shall open
Joshua 8:17 open,
Joshua 10:22 Open
Judges 3:25 and, behold, he opened
Judges 3:25 and opened
Judges 4:19 And she opened

Distinct usage

11 opened
10 Open
5 and opened
5 I will open
3 open,
3 to open
3 may be open
2 he opened
2 and engrave
2 and open
2 be opened
2 I opened
2 to loose
2 shall open
2 wide
2 thou openest
1 were opened.
1 and he ungirded
1 to her, and opened
1 of them opened
1 that we opened
1 And every open
1 And she opened
1 he engraved
1 himself as he that putteth it off.
1 her. And he opened
1 And he opened
1 because they opened
1 to engrave
1 and engraved
1 shall be open,
1 with an open
1 and there can be no opening.
1 He looseth
1 was spread out
1 which hath no vent;
1 or loose
1 or who hath loosed
1 Who can open
1 thou hast put off
1 have drawn out
1 that openeth
1 and let him go free.
1 are opened
1 thou hast loosed
1 he openeth
1 saying, Open
1 appeareth,
1 and loose
1 so he shall open,
1 and none shall open.
1 are open,
1 shall be unstopped.
1 that he may be loosed,
1 loose
1 shall be open
1 shall break forth
1 and none shall open
1 were opened,
1 So I opened

Corresponding Greek Words

patach G393 ana tello
patach G3886 para luo
patach G4685 spao
patach hithpa. G1562 ek duo
patach hithpa. G1590 ek luo
patach ni. G191 akouo
patach ni. G1572 ek kaio
patach pi. G851 aph aireo
patach pi. G863 aph iemi
patach pi. G3736 orusso
patach qal,ni,pi G455 an oigo
patach qal,ni,pi G3089 luo
patach qal.,ni. G1272 di an oigo

Related words


H3316 יפתּח yiphtâch
From H6605; he will open; Jiphtach, an Israelite; also a place in Palestine

KJV Usage: Jephthah, Jiphtah.

H3317 יפתּח־אל yiphtach - 'êl
yiphtach - 'êl
From H6605 and H410; God will open; Jiphtach-el, a place in Palestine

KJV Usage: Jiphthah-el.

H4668 מפתּח maphtêach
From H6605; an opener, that is, a key

KJV Usage: key.

H4669 מפתּח miphtâch
From H6605; an aperture, that is, (figuratively) utterance

KJV Usage: opening.

H5318 נפתּוח nephtôach
From H6605; opened, that is, a spring; Nephtoach, a place in Palestine

KJV Usage: Neptoah.

H6603 פּתּח פּתּוּח pittûach pittûach
פּתּח פּתּוּח
pittûach pittûach
pit-too'-akh, pit-too'-akh
Passive participle of H6605; sculpture (in low or high relief or even intaglio)

KJV Usage: carved (work) (are, en-) grave (-ing, -n).

H6606 פּתח pe thach
pe thach
(Chaldee); corresponding to H6605; to open

KJV Usage: open.

H6607 פּתח pethach
From H6605; an opening (literally), that is, door (gate) or entrance way

KJV Usage: door, entering (in), entrance (-ry), gate, opening, place.

H6608 פּתח pêthach
From H6605; opening (figuratively) that is, disclosure

KJV Usage: entrance.

H6609 פּתחה pe thichâh
pe thichâh
From H6605; something opened, that is, a drawn sword

KJV Usage: drawn sword.

H6610 פּתחון pithchôn
From H6605; opening (the act)

KJV Usage: open (-ing).

H6611 פּתחיה pe thachyâh
pe thachyâh
From H6605 and H3050; Jah has opened; Pethachjah, the name of four Israelites

KJV Usage: Pethakiah.