Verb · A primitive root

A primitive root; to clatter, i.e. slap (the hands together), clang (an instrument); by analogy, to drive (a nail or tent-pin, a dart, etc.); by implication, to become bondsman by handclasping):—blow (a trumpet), cast, clap, fasten, pitch (tent), smite, sound, strike, × suretiship, thrust.


  1. to blow, clap, strike, sound, thrust, give a blow, blast
    1. (Qal)
      1. to thrust, drive (of weapon)
      2. to give a blast, give a blow
      3. to strike or clap hands
    2. (Niphal)
      1. to be blown, blast (of horn)
      2. to strike or pledge oneself

Usages (1/2)

Numbers 10:4

And if they blow but with one trumpet, then the princes, which are heads of the thousands of Israel, shall gather themselves unto thee.

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Job 17:3

Lay down now, put me in a surety with thee; who is he that will strike hands with me?

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