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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary
Strong's #4103 - מְהוּמָה
1) tumult, confusion, disquietude, discomfiture, destruction, trouble, vexed, vexation
1a) tumult, confusion, disturbance, turmoil, disquietude, panic
1105) me (המ HM) AC: Roar CO: Sea AB: Tumult: The pictograph e represents a looking toward. The m is a picture of water. Combined these pictures mean "a looking toward the water". A large body of water seen as a place of chaos because of its storms, turbulent surf and the commotion of the waves.
Jeff Benner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
מְהוּמָה f. (from the root הוּם), commotion, disturbance, Isaiah 22:5; Deuteronomy 7:23; 2 Chronicles 15:5. מְהוּמַת־מָוֶת deadly disturbance, 1 Samuel 5:9, 11 1 Samuel 5:11. Used of the irregular and voluptuous life of a rich man, Proverbs 15:16.
the Week of Proper 22 / Ordinary 27