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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary Hebrew Lexicon
Strong's #011 - אֲבַדּוֹן
1) place of destruction, destruction, ruin, Abaddon
1027) db (בד BD) AC: Separate CO: Alone AB: Destruction: The pictograph b is a representation of a tent. The d is a picture of the tent door. These two pictographs represent "the door of the tent". The father of the tent often sat alone at the door of the tent. Here he could receive shade from the sun, watch over his household and watch the road for approaching strangers. (see Genesis 18:1,2) (eng: bad - as being alone)
Nm) db (בד BD) - Separated: Something that is separated from the whole. This can be a branch as separated from the tree (as well as a staff made from a branch) . Linen cloth whose fibers are divided. A lie or liar as what causes a separation through careless words, lying, or bragging. KJV (85): linen, lie, liar, parts, stave, beside, branches, alone, only, strength - Strongs: H905 (בַּד), H906 (בַּד), H907 (בַּד)
V) dba (אבד ABD) - Perish: To be separated from the whole, life or functionality. [Hebrew and Aramaic] KJV (191): (vf: Paal, Hiphil, Hophal, Piel) lost thing, that which was lost - Strongs: H6 (אָבַד), H7 (אֲבַד)
- A2005 Ldb (Separate, Piece)
- A2006 Qdb (Repair, Breach)
- A2007 Rdb (Scatter)
- A2805 Ubs (Branch)
- A3064 Ubrs (Sceptor)
Jeff Benner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
proper name (place of) Destruction, Ruin, 'Abaddon (compare ᵑ6 Job 28:32 etc.) — אֲבַדּוֺן Job 26:6 (+ 4t.); q. v. אבדה Kt אֲבַדּוֺ Qr Proverbs 27:20. — Place of ruin in Sh®°ôl for lost or ruined dead, as development of earlier distinction of condition in Sh®°ôl (see שְׁאוֺל). Only in Wisdom Literature; Job 31:12; "" שׁאול Job 26:6; Proverbs 15:11; Proverbs 27:20; "" מות Job 28:22; "" קבר Psalm 88:12.
(1) destruction, Job 31:12.
(2) place of destruction, abyss, nearly synon. with שְׁאוֹל, Job 26:6, 28:22 Pro, 15:11.