AramaicEdit

VerbEdit

חטף (transliteration needed)

  1. to seize

HebrewEdit

Root
ח־ט־ף(ḥ-ṭ-p)

EtymologyEdit

Cognate with Arabic خَطَفَ(ḵaṭafa).

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

חָטַף (chatáf) (pa'al construction)

  1. to grab
  2. to kidnap

ConjugationEdit

NounEdit

חֲטָף (khatáfm (singular construct חֲטַף־)

  1. hataph

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • חטף” in the Hebrew Terms Database of the Academy of Hebrew Language

Further readingEdit