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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary Hebrew Lexicon
Strong's #05997 - עָמִית
1) relation, neighbour, associate, fellow
1358) mo (אהמ AhM) AC: ? CO: People AB: ?: The pictograph o is a picture of the eye, the m is a picture of the sea representing mass. Combined these mean "see a mass". A large group of people in one location.
Jeff Benner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
עַמִּיאֵל and similar proper names see below I. עמם.
עָמִית (from the root עָמָה=עָמַם No. 1) m. (Levit. 19:17 )
(1) fellowship. Zechariah 13:7, גֶּבֶר עֲמִיתִי “the man of my fellowship,” i.e. my fellow, companion.
(2) abstr. for concr. i.q. רֵעַ ὁ πλησίον (der Nächfte, Mitmenfch), a neighbour, Lev. 5:21 18:20 with a masc. verb, Leviticus 19:15.