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Bible Lexicons

Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary

Strong's #4421 - מִלְחָמָה

Transliteration
milchâmâh
Phonetics
mil-khaw-maw'
Origin
from (H3898) (in the sense of fighting)
Parts of Speech
Noun Feminine
TWOT
1104c
Definition
Brown-Driver-Briggs'

1) battle, war

Greek Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 121 ‑ ἀθῶος (ath'‑o‑os);  2372 ‑ θυμός (thoo‑mos');  3163 ‑ μάχη (makh'‑ay);  4171 ‑ πόλεμος (pol'‑em‑os);  1411 ‑ δύναμις (doo'‑nam‑is);  
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KJV (316)
Genesis
2
Exodus
5
Numbers
12
Deuteronomy
18
Joshua
18
Judges
20
1 Samuel
30
2 Samuel
29
1 Kings
22
2 Kings
10
1 Chronicles
32
2 Chronicles
31
Job
4
Psalms
10
Proverbs
3
Ecclesiastes
3
Song of Solomon
1
Isaiah
14
Jeremiah
24
Ezekiel
7
Daniel
3
Hosea
4
Joel
4
Amos
1
Obadiah
1
Micah
3
Zechariah
5
NAS (319)
Genesis
2
Exodus
5
Numbers
14
Deuteronomy
18
Joshua
18
Judges
20
1 Samuel
31
2 Samuel
28
1 Kings
23
2 Kings
10
1 Chronicles
32
2 Chronicles
32
Job
4
Psalms
11
Proverbs
3
Ecclesiastes
4
Song of Solomon
1
Isaiah
14
Jeremiah
23
Ezekiel
7
Daniel
3
Hosea
4
Joel
2
Amos
1
Obadiah
1
Micah
3
Zechariah
5
HCS (312)
Genesis
2
Exodus
5
Numbers
12
Deuteronomy
18
Joshua
16
Judges
20
1 Samuel
30
2 Samuel
29
1 Kings
22
2 Kings
10
1 Chronicles
31
2 Chronicles
31
Job
4
Psalms
10
Proverbs
3
Ecclesiastes
3
Song of Solomon
1
Isaiah
13
Jeremiah
24
Ezekiel
7
Daniel
3
Hosea
4
Joel
4
Amos
1
Obadiah
1
Micah
3
Zechariah
5
BSB (321)
Genesis
4
Exodus
5
Numbers
12
Deuteronomy
18
Joshua
18
Judges
20
1 Samuel
31
2 Samuel
29
1 Kings
23
2 Kings
10
1 Chronicles
32
2 Chronicles
32
Job
4
Psalms
10
Proverbs
3
Ecclesiastes
3
Song of Solomon
1
Isaiah
14
Jeremiah
24
Ezekiel
7
Daniel
3
Hosea
4
Joel
4
Amos
1
Obadiah
1
Micah
3
Zechariah
5
ESV (288)
Genesis
2
Numbers
11
Deuteronomy
18
Joshua
17
Judges
20
1 Samuel
31
2 Samuel
29
1 Kings
21
2 Kings
10
1 Chronicles
28
2 Chronicles
28
Job
4
Psalms
10
Proverbs
2
Ecclesiastes
3
Isaiah
13
Jeremiah
17
Ezekiel
6
Daniel
3
Hosea
4
Joel
2
Amos
1
Micah
3
Zechariah
5
WEB (313)
Genesis
2
Exodus
5
Numbers
12
Deuteronomy
18
Joshua
18
Judges
20
1 Samuel
32
2 Samuel
28
1 Kings
22
2 Kings
10
1 Chronicles
29
2 Chronicles
31
Job
3
Psalms
10
Proverbs
3
Ecclesiastes
3
Song of Solomon
1
Isaiah
14
Jeremiah
24
Ezekiel
7
Daniel
3
Hosea
4
Joel
4
Amos
1
Obadiah
1
Micah
3
Zechariah
5
Verse Results
Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

2305) mhl (לההמ LHhM) AC: Fight CO: Bread AB: ?: Flour an water are mixed together and kneaded. Also war in the sense of fighting with the bread when kneading. [from: mh- food]

V) mhl (לההמ LHhM) - I. Eat: II. Fight:KJV (177): (vf: Paal, Niphal) fight, war, eat, overcome, devour, prevail - Strongs: H3898 (לָחַם)

Nm) mhl (לההמ LHhM) - I. Bread:[Hebrew and Aramaic] II. |kjv: bread, food, meat, loaves, shewbread, victuals, feast, fruit, provision - Strongs: H3899 (לֶחֶם), H3900 (לְחֵם), H3901 (לָחֶם)

dm ) mfhl (לההומ LHhWM) - Meat: KJV (2): eating, flesh - Strongs: H3894 (לָחֻם)

hf1) emhlm (מלההמה MLHhMH) - |kjv: battle, war, fight - Strongs: H4421 (מִלְחָמָה)

AHL Definitions Copyright: ©1999-2022
Jeff Benner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Gesenius' Hebrew and Chaldee Definition

מִלְחָמָה f. once מִלְחֶמֶת 1 Samuel 13:22 with suff. מִלְחַמְתּוֹ, plur. מִלְחָמוֹת (from the root לָחַם No. 2).

(1) pr. inf. or abstract verbal noun; to fight, a fighting. Isaiah 7:1, לַמִּלְחָמָה עָלֶיהָ “to fight against it” (the city), to besiege it. Hence battle, Exodus 13:17; Job 39:25.

(2) war, עָשָׂה מִלְחָמָה, followed by אֵת (אִתּ) and עִם to wage war against any one, Genesis 14:2; Deuteronomy 20:12, 20 Deuteronomy 20:20. הָֽיְתָה מִלְחָמָה בְּ there was war with any one, 2 Samuel 21:15, 20 2 Samuel 21:20. אִישׁ מִלְחָמָה a warrior, a soldier, Numbers 31:28 אִישׁ מִלְחָמוֹת id. Isaiah 42:13 also an adversary in war, 1 Chronicles 18:10. עַם מִלְחָמָה das Kriegsvolk, army, Joshua 8:1, 11:7. Meton. i.q. כְּלֵי מִלְחָמָה instruments of war, arms, Psalms 76:4 compare Hosea 1:7, 2:20.

(3) victory, the fortune of war (pr. the devouring of enemies), Ecclesiastes 9:11, לֹא לִגִּבֹּרִים מִלְחָמָה “victory (does) not (always happen) to the strong.”

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List of Word Forms
בְמִלְחָמָֽה׃ בַּמִּלְחָמָ֑ה בַּמִּלְחָמָ֔ה בַּמִּלְחָמָ֖ה בַּמִּלְחָמָ֗ה בַּמִּלְחָמָֽה׃ בַמִּלְחָמָ֑ה בַמִּלְחָמָ֔ה בַמִּלְחָמָ֛ה בַמִּלְחָמָֽה׃ במלחמה במלחמה׃ הַמִּלְחָמ֥וֹת הַמִּלְחָמָ֑ה הַמִּלְחָמָ֔ה הַמִּלְחָמָ֖ה הַמִּלְחָמָ֗ה הַמִּלְחָמָ֛ה הַמִּלְחָמָ֜ה הַמִּלְחָמָ֡ה הַמִּלְחָמָ֤ה הַמִּלְחָמָ֤ה ׀ הַמִּלְחָמָ֨ה הַמִּלְחָמָֽה׃ הַמִּלְחָמָה֙ הַמִּלְחָמָה֮ המלחמה המלחמה׃ המלחמות וְהַ֨מִּלְחָמָ֔ה וְהַמִּלְחָמָ֖ה וּ֝בְמִלְחָמָ֗ה וּבְמִלְחֲמ֥וֹת וּבְמִלְחָמָ֔ה וּבְמִלְחָמָ֗ה וּמִלְחֲמ֧וֹת וּמִלְחָמ֥וֹת וּמִלְחָמָ֖ה וּמִלְחָמָ֣ה וּמִלְחָמָ֥ה וּמִלְחָמָ֨ה וּמִלְחָמָֽה׃ וּמִלְחָמָה֙ ובמלחמה ובמלחמות והמלחמה ומלחמה ומלחמה׃ ומלחמות כַּמִּלְחָמָ֖ה כמלחמה לְמִלְחָמָ֖ה לְמִלְחָמָ֛ה לַֽמִּלְחָמָ֞ה לַמִּלְחָמָ֑ה לַמִּלְחָמָ֔ה לַמִּלְחָמָ֖ה לַמִּלְחָמָ֗ה לַמִּלְחָמָ֛ה לַמִּלְחָמָ֜ה לַמִּלְחָמָֽה׃ לַמִּלְחָמָה֒ לַמִּלְחָמָה֙ למלחמה למלחמה׃ מִ֝לְחָמָ֗ה מִלְחֲמ֣וֹת מִלְחֲמ֤וֹת מִלְחֲמ֥וֹת מִלְחֲמֹ֣ת מִלְחֲמֹתֵ֑נוּ מִלְחֲמֹתֵֽנוּ׃ מִלְחֲמֹתָ֖יו מִלְחֶ֔מֶת מִלְחַמְתְּךָ֧ מִלְחַמְתִּ֔י מִלְחַמְתֵּ֑ךְ מִלְחַמְתֵּ֜ךְ מִלְחַמְתֶּֽךָ׃ מִלְחַמְתָּ֔ם מִלְחַמְתָּ֥הּ מִלְחַמְתָּם֩ מִלְחַמְתּ֔וֹ מִלְחַמְתּ֖וֹ מִלְחָמ֖וֹת מִלְחָמ֛וֹת מִלְחָמָ֑ה מִלְחָמָ֔ה מִלְחָמָ֖ה מִלְחָמָ֗ה מִלְחָמָ֛ה מִלְחָמָ֜ה מִלְחָמָ֥ה מִלְחָמָֽה׃ מִלְחָמָה֙ מִלְחָמָה֮ מִלְחָמֽוֹת׃ מִלְחָמוֹת֮ מִמִּלְחָמָֽה׃ מלחמה מלחמה׃ מלחמות מלחמות׃ מלחמת מלחמתה מלחמתו מלחמתי מלחמתיו מלחמתך מלחמתך׃ מלחמתם מלחמתנו מלחמתנו׃ ממלחמה׃ עַל־ על־ ‘al- al bam·mil·ḥā·māh ḇam·mil·ḥā·māh bammilchaMah bammilḥāmāh ḇammilḥāmāh ḇə·mil·ḥā·māh ḇəmilḥāmāh ham·mil·ḥā·māh ham·mil·ḥā·mō·wṯ hammilchaMah hammilchaMot hammilḥāmāh hammilḥāmōwṯ kam·mil·ḥā·māh kammilchaMah kammilḥāmāh lam·mil·ḥā·māh lammilchaMah lammilḥāmāh lə·mil·ḥā·māh lemilchaMah ləmilḥāmāh mil·ḥā·māh mil·ḥă·mō·ṯāw mil·ḥă·mō·ṯê·nū mil·ḥă·mō·wṯ mil·ḥā·mō·wṯ mil·ḥă·mōṯ mil·ḥam·tāh mil·ḥam·tām mil·ḥam·te·ḵā mil·ḥam·tə·ḵā mil·ḥam·têḵ mil·ḥam·tî mil·ḥam·tōw mil·ḥe·meṯ milchaMah milchaMot milchamoTav milchamoTenu milchamTah milchamTam milchamTech milchamteCha milchamTi milchamTo milChemet milḥāmāh milḥămōṯ milḥămōṯāw milḥămōṯênū milḥămōwṯ milḥāmōwṯ milḥamtāh milḥamtām milḥamtêḵ milḥamteḵā milḥamtəḵā milḥamtî milḥamtōw milḥemeṯ mim·mil·ḥā·māh mimilchaMah mimmilḥāmāh ū·ḇə·mil·ḥā·māh ū·ḇə·mil·ḥă·mō·wṯ ū·mil·ḥā·māh ū·mil·ḥă·mō·wṯ ū·mil·ḥā·mō·wṯ ūḇəmilḥāmāh ūḇəmilḥămōwṯ umilchaMah umilchaMot ūmilḥāmāh ūmilḥămōwṯ ūmilḥāmōwṯ uvemilchaMah uvemilchaMot vammilchaMah vehammilchaMah vemilchaMah wə·ham·mil·ḥā·māh wəhammilḥāmāh
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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