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Bible Lexicons

Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary

Strong's #128 - אֲדָמָה

Transliteration
'ădâmâh
Phonetics
ad-aw-maw'
Origin
the same as (H127)
Parts of Speech
Proper Name Location
TWOT
None
Definition
Brown-Driver-Briggs'

Adamah = “the earth”

1) city in Naphtali

Frequency Lists  
  1. Book
  2. Word
KJV (1)
1
NAS (1)
1
HCS (1)
1
BSB (1)
1
ESV (1)
1
WEB (1)
1
Verse Results
Gesenius' Hebrew and Chaldee Definition

אֲדָמָה f.

(1)  earth (perh. so called from being red, or tawnyish [“see Credner on Joel, p. 125, seq.” Ges. add.]), Exodus 20:21 used of dust which mourners put upon their heads, 1 Samuel 4:12; 2 Samuel 15:32.

(2) the ground which is tilled, field, land, Genesis 4:2, 47:19, 22 Genesis 47:22, 23 Genesis 47:23; Psalms 105:35; Isaiah 28:24 אֲדָמָה אֹהֵב “one who loves the ground,” i.e. agriculture, 2 Chronicles 26:10 used of the produce of the ground, Isaiah 1:7.

(3) land, region, country, Genesis 28:15 אַדְמַת יְהֹוָה “the land of Jehovah,” i.e. Canaan, Isaiah 14:2 pl. אֲדָמוֹת lands, regions, once Psalms 49:12.

(4) the earth, Genesis 4:11, 6:1 7:4.

(5) [Adamah], pr.n. of a town of the tribe of Naphtali, Joshua 19:36.

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List of Word Forms
וַאֲדָמָ֥ה ואדמה vaadaMah wa’ăḏāmāh wa·’ă·ḏā·māh
Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary developed by Jeff Garrison for StudyLight.org. Copyright 1999-2022. All Rights Reserved, Jeff Garrison, Gdansk, Poland.
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