chatsats: archerOriginal Word: חָצַץPart of Speech:
Brown-Driver-Briggs חָצַן verb divide
(Late Hebrew makes a partition
; Assyrian —aƒâƒu
, cut in two
, ZimBP 24 n
.; Ethiopic curtail, diminish
Qal Participle חֹצֵץ intransitive Proverbs 30:27 of locusts כלו ׳ויצא ח; i.e. dividing (themselves) into companies or swarms.
Pi`el Participle מְחַצְצִים see II. חצץ.
Pu`al Perfect מספר חדשׁיו חֻצָּ֑צוּ Job 21:21 the number of his months, they have been cut in two (figurative for curtailed).
II. [חצץ] verb denominative only
Pi`el Participle מְחַצְצִים Judges 5:11 archers (> those dividing spoil, since no object expressed and חלק more suitable for such meaning)
חצצר, חֲצֹצְרָה see IV. חצר.
I. חצר (√ of following; compare Arabic encompass, surround; Ethiopic surround, enclose by wall, etc.; enclosure; Late Hebrew חָצֵר court, Phoenician חצר id., Syriac , id.)
archer, bands, cut off in the midst
A primitive root (compare chatsah); properly, to chop into, pierce or sever; hence, to curtail, to distribute (into ranks); as denom. From chets, to shoot an arrow -- archer, X bands, cut off in the midst.
see HEBREW chatsah
see HEBREW chets