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The Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

 Strong's Number:  8505akt
Original WordWord Origin
 akt a primitive root
Transliterated WordPhonetic Spelling
 Takan taw-kan'
Parts of SpeechTWOT
 Verb 2511
  1. to regulate, measure, estimate, ponder, balance, make even, level, weigh, be equal, be weighed out, test, prove
    1. (Qal) estimate (participle)
    2. (Niphal)
      1. to be estimated
      2. to be made even or right, be adjusted to the standard
    3. (Piel) to weigh out, mete out
    4. (Pual)
      1. to be weighed out, be measured out
      2. measured out (participle)
 Translated Words
 KJV (18) - directed, 1; equal, 7; misc, 3; pondereth, 2; unequal, 2; weigh, 3;

NAS (18) - directed, 1; firmly set, 1; marked off, 1; meted, 1; right, 9; weighed, 2; weighs, 3;

 Verse Count
1 Samuel1
2 Kings1
1 Samuel1
2 Kings1
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Abbreviations Legend:
TWOT - Theological Word Book of the Old Testament

Copyright Statement
The Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon is Brown, Driver, Briggs, Gesenius Lexicon; this is keyed to the "Theological Word Book of the Old Testament." These files are considered public domain.

NAS Exhaustive Concordance of the Bible with Hebrew-Aramaic and Greek Dictionaries. Copyright © 1981, 1998 by The Lockman Foundation. All rights reserved.

Bibliography Information
Brown, Driver, Briggs and Gesenius. "Hebrew Lexicon entry for Takan". "The Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon".


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