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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary
Strong's #5980 - עֻמָּה
1a) used only as a preposition
1a1) close by, side by side with, alongside of, parallel with
1a2) agreeing with, corresponding to, exactly as, close beside
1a3) correspondingly to
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.
(1) prop. subst. conjunction, communion (from the root עָמַם No. 1). It is only found in const. state עֻמַּת (once Ecclesiastes 5:15); elsewhere לְעֻמַּת; with suff. לְעֻמָּתִי, once לְעֻמּוֹת Ezekiel 45:7 prep. i.q. עִם.
(a) at, by, near, Exodus 25:27, 28:27.
(b) against, Ezekiel 3:8.
(c) over against, 1 Chronicles 26:16.
(d) equally with, even as (i.q. עִם No. 1, e), 1 Chronicles 24:31, 26:12 Ecclesiastes 7:14 whence Ecclesiastes 5:15, כָּל־עֻמַּת “altogether in the same way, as” (compare כָּל־עוֹד Job 27:3). With two prefixes מִלְּעֻמַּת near, 1 Kings 7:20.
(2) [Ummah], pr.n. of a town in the tribe of Asher; only found Joshua 19:30.
the Week of Proper 15 / Ordinary 20