Parts of Speech
Root Word (Etymology)
a primitive root
TWOT Reference: 2520
KJV Translation Count — 21x
Outline of Biblical Usage
1. to grasp, hold, support, attain, lay hold of, hold fast
1. to grasp, lay hold of, attain
2. to hold up, support
3. to hold, keep
4. to take hold of each other
b. (Niphal) to be seized, be held
tamak, taw-mak'; a primitive root; to sustain; by implication, to obtain, keep fast; figuratively, to help, follow close: — (take, up-) hold (up), maintain, retain, stay (up).
Concordance Results Using KJV
And when Joseph saw that his father laid his right hand H8551on the head of Ephraim, it displeased him: and he held H8551 his father's hand, to remove it from Ephraim's head unto Manasseh's head.
But Moses' hands were heavy; and they took a stone, and put it under him, and he sat thereon; and Aaron and Hur stayed H8551 his hands, the one on the one side, and the other on the other side; and his hands were steady until the going down of the sun.
But thou hast fulfilled the judgment of the wicked: judgment and justice take H8551 on thee.
The LORD is the portion of mine inheritance and of my cH8551: thou maintainest my lot.
H8551 H8551 my goings in thy paths, that my footsteps slip not.
And as for me, thou H8551est me in mine integrity, and settest me before thy face for ever.
My soul followeth hard after thee: thy right hand H8551eth me.
She is a tree of life to them that lay H8551 H8551on her: and happy is every one that H8551eth her.
He taught me also, and said unto me, Let thine heart H8551 my words: keep my commandments, and live.
Her feet go down to death; her steps take H8551 on hell.