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Strongs Number: H6999


Hebrew Word
קָטַר
Transliteration
qâṭar
Phonetic
kaw-tar'
Part of Speech
Verb
Strongs Definition

to {smoke} that {is} turn into fragrance by fire (especially as an act of worship)

BDB Definition

1. to sacrifice, burn incense, burn sacrifices, make sacrifices smoke

a. (Piel)

1. to make sacrifices smoke

2. to sacrifice

b. (Pual) to smoke a sacrifice

c. (Hiphil)

1. to make sacrifices smoke

2. to cause incense to smoke, offer incense

3. to make smoke upon

d. (Hophal) to be made to smoke n m

2. incense n f

3. incense-altar

Origin
A primitive root (rather identical with H7000 through the idea of fumigation in a close place and perhaps thus driving out the occupants)
Bible Usage
burn ({incense} sacrifice) ({upon}) (altar for) {incense} {kindle} offer ({incense} a sacrifice).