H4975 מתן - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

From an unused root meaning to be slender; properly the waist or small of the back; only in plural the loins

KJV Usage: + greyhound, loins, side.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions



1. loins, hips
a. used with 02223 in Pr. 30:31; perhaps an extinct animal, exact meaning unknown
Origin: from an unused root meaning to be slender
TWOT: 1267a
Parts of Speech: Noun Masculine

1) loins, hips
1a) used with H02223 in Pr 30:31; perhaps an extinct animal, exact meaning unknown

View how H4975 מתן is used in the Bible

First 30 of 47 occurrences of H4975 מתן

Genesis 37:34 on his loins,
Exodus 12:11 it; with your loins
Exodus 28:42 from the loins
Deuteronomy 33:11 through the loins
2 Samuel 20:8 upon his loins
1 Kings 2:5 that was about his loins,
1 Kings 12:10 loins.
1 Kings 18:46 his loins,
1 Kings 20:31 on our loins,
1 Kings 20:32 on their loins,
2 Kings 1:8 about his loins.
2 Kings 4:29 thy loins,
2 Kings 9:1 thy loins,
2 Chronicles 10:10 thighs.
Nehemiah 4:18 by his side,
Job 12:18 their loins
Job 40:16 is in his loins,
Psalms 66:11 upon our loins.
Psalms 69:23 not; and make their loins
Proverbs 30:31 A greyhound;
Proverbs 31:17 her loins
Isaiah 11:5 of his loins,
Isaiah 20:2 from off thy loins,
Isaiah 21:3 Therefore are my loins
Isaiah 45:1 the loins
Jeremiah 1:17 thy loins,
Jeremiah 13:1 it upon thy loins,
Jeremiah 13:2 it on my loins.
Jeremiah 13:4 which is upon thy loins,
Jeremiah 13:11 to the loins

Distinct usage

3 of his loins
3 thy loins,
2 by his side,
1 on his loins,
1 it; with your loins
1 through the loins
1 that was about his loins,
1 loins.
1 on our loins,
1 on their loins,
1 about his loins.
1 thighs.
1 their loins
1 is in his loins,
1 upon our loins.
1 A greyhound;
1 her loins
1 of his loins,
1 from off thy loins,
1 it upon thy loins,
1 it on my loins.
1 which is upon thy loins,
1 to the loins
1 and upon the loins
1 and from his loins
1 by his side:
1 by his side;
1 upon their loins,
1 upon their loins;
1 were to the loins.
1 whose loins
1 upon all loins,
1 make thy loins
1 is in all loins,
1 not; and make their loins
1 upon his loins
1 his loins,
1 the loins
1 from the loins
1 and make all their loins
1 of thy loins;
1 Therefore are my loins

Related words


H574 אמתּני 'êmtânı̂y
(Chaldee); from a root corresponding to that of H4975; well loined (that is, burly) or mighty

KJV Usage: terrible.