Word Summary
yacham: to be hot, to conceive
Original Word: יָחַם
Transliteration: yacham
Phonetic Spelling: (yaw-kham')
Part of Speech: Verb
Short Definition: to be hot, to conceive
Meaning: to be hot, to conceive
Strong's Concordance
get heat, be hot, conceive, be warm

A primitive root; probably to be hot; figuratively, to conceive -- get heat, be hot, conceive, be warm.


H3179. yacham

[יָחַם‎] verb be hot,

Pi`el conceive (Arabic see inclauerunt pecora, Frey; Aramaic יְחַםbe hot, usually of sexual impulse of animals) —

Qal see חמם‎.

Pi`el Perfect3feminine singular suffix יֶחֱמַתְנִיPsalm 51:7 in sin my mother conceived me ("" חוֺלָ֑לְתִּי‎); Infinitive construct of heat of cattle in breeding, conception; בְּכָליַֿחֵםGenesis 30:41 at every breeding-heat of the flock (J); יַחֵם בְּעֵת31:10 at the time of the flock's being hot in breeding (E); suffix 3 feminine plural לְיַחֲמֶנָּה30:41 in order that they might have breeding-heat (J).