Parts of Speech
Root Word (Etymology)
a primitive root
TWOT Reference: 792
KJV Translation Count — 94x
Outline of Biblical Usage
1. to be clean, be pure
1. to be clean (physically-of disease)
2. to be clean ceremonially
3. to purify, be clean morally, made clean
1. to cleanse, purify
2. to pronounce clean
3. to perform the ceremony of cleansing
c. (Pual) to be cleansed, be pronounced clean
1. to purify oneself
2. to present oneself for purification
taher, taw-hare'; a primitive root; properly, to be bright; i.e. (by implication) to be pure (physical sound, clear, unadulterated; Levitically, uncontaminated; morally, innocent or holy): — be (make, make self, pronounce) clean, cleanse (self), purge, purify(-ier, self).
Concordance Results Using KJV
Then Jacob said unto his household, and to all that were with him, Put away the strange gods that are among you, and be H2891, and change your garments:
And upon whatsoever any of them, when they are dead, doth fall, it shall be unH2891; whether it be any vessel of wood, or raiment, or skin, or sack, whatsoever vessel it be, wherein any work is done, it must be put into water, and it shall be unH2891 until the even; so it shall be H2891sed.
Who shall offer it before the LORD, and make an atonement for her; and she shall be H2891sed from the issue of her blood. This is the law for her that hath born a male or a female.
And if she be not able to bring a lamb, then she shall bring two turtles, or two young pigeons; the one for the burnt offering, and the other for a sin offering: and the priest shall make an atonement for her, and she shall be H2891.
And the priest shall look on him again the seventh day: and, behold, if the plague be somewhat dark, and the plague spread not in the skin, the priest shall pronounce him H2891: it is but a scab: and he shall wash his clothes, and be H2891.
Then the priest shall consider: and, behold, if the leprosy have covered all his flesh, he shall pronounce him H2891 that hath the plague: it is all turned white: he is H2891.
And the priest shall see him: and, behold, if the plague be turned into white; then the priest shall pronounce him H2891 that hath the plague: he is H2891.
But if the bright spot stay in his place, and spread not, it is a burning boil; and the priest shall pronounce him H2891.
And if the bright spot stay in his place, and spread not in the skin, but it be somewhat dark; it is a rising of the burning, and the priest shall pronounce him H2891: for it is an inflammation of the burning.
And in the seventh day the priest shall look on the scall: and, behold, if the scall be not spread in the skin, nor be in sight deeper than the skin; then the priest shall pronounce him H2891: and he shall wash his clothes, and be H2891.