Word: HTY

Pronounce: shaw-fat'

Strong: H8199

Orig: a primitive root; to judge, i.e. pronounce sentence (for or against); by implication, to vindicate or punish; by extenssion, to govern; passively, to litigate (literally or figuratively):--+ avenge, X that condemn, contend, defend, execute (judgment), (be a) judge(-ment), X needs, plead, reason, rule.

Use: TWOT-2443 Verb

Grk Strong: G518 G757 G1252 G1325 G1344 G1348 G1377 G1556 G1557 G1679 G2186 G2609 G2614 G2902 G2920 G2923

    1) to judge, govern, vindicate, punish
    1a) (Qal)
    1a1) to act as law-giver or judge or governor (of God, man)
    1a1a) to rule, govern, judge
    1a2) to decide controversy (of God, man)
    1a3) to execute judgment
    1a3a) discriminating (of man)
    1a3b) vindicating
    1a3c) condemning and punishing
    1a3d) at theophanic advent for final judgment
    1b) (Niphal)
    1b1) to enter into controversy, plead, have controversy together
    1b2) to be judged
    1c) (Poel) judge, opponent-at-law (participle)