תחיין

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Verb[edit]

תְּחַיֶּיןָ ‎(t'chayéna)

  1. third-person feminine plural future of חִיָּה
    • Exodus 1:17, with translation of the King James Version:
      וְלֹא עָשׂוּ כַּאֲשֶׁר דִּבֶּר אֲלֵיהֶן מֶלֶךְ מִצְרָיִם וַתְּחַיֶּיןָ אֶת הַיְלָדִים
      and did not as the king of Egypt commanded them, but saved the men children alive
  2. second-person feminine plural future of חִיָּה
    • Exodus 1:18, with translation of the King James Version:
      מַדּוּעַ עֲשִׂיתֶן הַדָּבָר הַזֶּה וַתְּחַיֶּיןָ אֶת הַיְלָדִים
      Why have ye done this thing, and have saved the men children alive?