2567. chamash
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chamash: to take the fifth part
Original Word: חִמֵּשׁ
Part of Speech: Verb
Transliteration: chamash
Phonetic Spelling: (khaw-mash')
Short Definition: fifth

NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
denominative verb from chamesh
to take the fifth part
NASB Translation
exact a fifth (1).

II. [חמשׁ] verb denominative only

Pi`el וְחִמֵּשׁ אֶתֿ אֶרֶץ מִצְרַיִם Genesis 41:34 (E) and he shall fifth (take the fifth part of) the land of Egypt, i.e. the fifth part of the produce (compare Arabic take a fifth part; Ethiopic 1. 2 quinque facere).

take up the fifth participle

A denominative from chamesh; to tax a fifth -- take up the fifth participle

see HEBREW chamesh

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