8079. semamith
Strong's Concordance
semamith: (a kind of) lizard
Original Word: שְׂמָמִית
Part of Speech: Noun Feminine
Transliteration: semamith
Phonetic Spelling: (sem-aw-meeth')
Definition: (a kind of) lizard
NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
of uncertain derivation
(a kind of) lizard
NASB Translation
lizard (1).

שְׂמָמִית noun feminine a kind of lizard (so ᵐ5 ᵑ9 ᵑ7Leviticus 11:30 compare StrPr (also on שׂ > שׁ)); — absolute ׳שׂ Proverbs 30:28 (compare Shipley-CookEncy. Bib. LIZARD).

שׂמר (apparently √ of following; meaning dubious).

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance

Probably from shamem (in the sense of poisoning); a lizard (from the superstition of its noxiousness) -- spider.

see HEBREW shamem

Forms and Transliterations
ממית שְׂ֭מָמִית mā·mîṯ mamit māmîṯ
Interlinear GreekInterlinear HebrewStrong's NumbersEnglishman's Greek ConcordanceEnglishman's Hebrew ConcordanceParallel Texts
Englishman's Concordance
Proverbs 30:28
HEB: שְׂ֭מָמִית בְּיָדַ֣יִם תְּתַפֵּ֑שׂ
NAS: The lizard you may grasp
KJV: The spider taketh hold with her hands,
INT: the lizard the hands may grasp

1 Occurrence

Strong's Hebrew 8079
1 Occurrence

mā·mîṯ — 1 Occ.

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