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Strong's #4262 - מַחְמֻד

makh-mood', makh-mood'
from (H2530)
Parts of Speech
Noun Masculine
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1) desirable, precious thing

Frequency Lists
Verse Results
KJV (1)
Lamentations 1
NAS (4)
Lamentations 4
HCS (1)
Lamentations 1
BSB (2)
Lamentations 2
ESV (1)
Lamentations 1
WEB (1)
Lamentations 1
Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

2169) dmh (ההמד HhMD) AC: ? CO: ? AB: Desire: Something of value or delighted in. [from: mh- as in cheese as a delicacy]

V) dmh (ההמד HhMD) - Desire: To want something that is pleasant out of desire or lust. KJV (21): (vf: Paal, Niphal, Piel) desire, covet, delight, pleasant, beauty, lust, delectable - Strongs: H2530 (חָמַד)

Nm) dmh (ההמד HhMD) - Desirable: Something that is desired. KJV (6): desirable, pleasant - Strongs: H2531 (חֶמֶד)

Nf1) edmh (ההמדה HhMDH) - Pleasant: An object of desire. KJV (25): pleasant, desire, beloved, goodly, precious - Strongs: H2532 (חֶמְדָּה)

am) dmhm (מההמד MHhMD) - Pleasant: An object of desire. KJV (13): pleasant, desire, goodly, lovely beloved - Strongs: H4261 (מַחְמָד)

adm) dfmhm (מההמוד MHhMWD) - Pleasant: An object of desire. KJV (2): pleasant - Strongs: H4262 (מַחְמֻד)

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Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 [מַחְמֹד] noun [masculine] desirable, precious thing; — מַחֲמֻדֶיהָ Lamentations 1:7, מַחֲמוֺדֵיהֶם Lamentations 1:11 Kt (Qr מַחֲמַדֵּיהֶם). Perhaps ׳מַחֲמַדּ to be read in both; compare Sta§ 273 a.

I. חמה (√ of following; compare Arabic protect, guard, RS K 136 Lag BN 156; Dl Proverbs 91; BAS ii. 43 compare an Assyrian ê mû, surround, guard, compare Modern Syriac id.; Ethiopic III:1 means contract affinity, be joined by affinity, probably denominative)

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List of Word Forms
מַחֲמַדֵּיהֶ֛ם מַחֲמֻדֶ֔יהָ מחמדיה מחמדיהם ma·ḥă·mad·dê·hem ma·ḥă·mu·ḏe·hā machamaddeiHem machamuDeiha maḥămaddêhem maḥămuḏehā
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