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Strong's #6776 - צֶמֶד

Transliteration
tsemed
Phonetics
tseh'-med
Origin
a yoke or team (ie pair)
Parts of Speech
Noun Masculine
TWOT
1927a
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Definition   
Brown-Driver-Briggs'

1) couple, pair, team, yoke

1a) couple, pair, span (usually of animals)

1b) acre

1b1) the amount of land a span of oxen could plow in one day

Greek Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 1016 ‑ βοῦς (booce);  1091 ‑ γεώργιον (gheh‑ore'‑ghee‑on);  2201 ‑ ζεῦγος (dzyoo'‑gos);  
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Judges 2
1 Samuel 2
2 Samuel 1
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2 Kings 2
Job 2
Isaiah 3
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Job 2
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HCS (15)
Judges 2
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BSB (15)
Judges 2
1 Samuel 2
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ESV (15)
Judges 2
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WEB (15)
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Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

2665) dmy (תסמד TsMD) AC: Join CO: Yoke AB: ?: The joining of two animals together for plowing a field. [from: um]

V) dmy (תסמד TsMD) - Join: To be joined to another as in a yoke. KJV (5): (vf: Niphal, Hiphil, Pual) join, fasten, frame - Strongs: H6775 (צָמַד)

Nm) dmy (תסמד TsMD) - I. Yoke:A pair of animals in a yoke or two of something as yoked together. II. Tsemed:A standard of measure. The amount land that can be plowed in one day by a yoke of oxen. KJV (15): yoke, couple, two, together, acre - Strongs: H6776 (צֶמֶד)

bm) dimy (תסמיד TsMYD) - Bracelet: As joined together. KJV (7): bracelet, covering - Strongs: H6781 (צְמִד)

AHL Definitions Copyright: ©1999-2024
Jeff Benner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 צֶ֫מֶד noun masculine 1 Kings 19:19 couple, pair; — ׳צ construct Judges 19:3 +; suffix צִמְדּוֺ Jeremiah 51:23; plural צְמָדִים 1 Kings 19:19; 2 Kings 9:25 (but see below); construct צִמְדֵּי Isaiah 5:10 (Ges§ 93 m); —

1 couple, pair, usually of animals, חֲמֹרִים׳צ Judges 19:3,10; 2 Samuel 16:1; בָּקָר (הַ) ׳צ span of oxen 1 Samuel 11:7; 1 Kings 19:21, plural of more than one span 1 Kings 19:19 (ploughing), Job 1:3; Job 42:12; צֶמֶד מְּרָדִים 2 Kings 5:17; מָּרָשִׁים׳צ Isaiah 21:7,9 a pair of horsemen; plural also of one pair of riders 2 Kings 9:25 (but read probably צֶמֶד, so Kit); ׳צ alone = span (of oxen) Jeremiah 51:23.

2 a measure of land (only square measure in OT) like acre; originally apparently what a span can plough (in a day; see Now Archaeology i. 202 Benz Archaeology 208; compare modern faddan, = what, can be ploughed in a season Schumacher ZPV xii (1889), 163f., Across Jordan 22, or in a day Bergheim PEQ, 1894,192, Ency. Bib. ACRE), שָׂדֶה׳צ 1 Samuel 14:14 (on text see Dr HPS); צִמְדֵּיכֶֿרֶם Isaiah 5:10.


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Gesenius' Hebrew and Chaldee Definition

צֶמֶד m. with suff. צִמְדִּי

(1)  a pair of oxen, 1 Samuel 11:7 of asses, Judges 19:10. 2 Kings 9:25, רֹכְבִים צְמָדִים “riding in pairs,” i.e. two and two. Collectively, Isaiah 21:7, צֶמֶד פָּרָשִׁים “pairs of horsemen” (comp. פָּרָשׁ), verse Isaiah 21:9.

(2) a yoke [as a measure of land], jugum s. jugerum agri, i.e. as much as one yoke of oxen could plough in one day, 1 Samuel 14:14; Isaiah 5:10.

[צָמָה Isaiah 5:13 see צָמָא ].


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List of Word Forms
וְצִמְדּ֑וֹ וְצֶ֣מֶד וְצֶ֨מֶד וצמד וצמדו צְמָדִים֙ צִמְדֵּי־ צֶ֖מֶד צֶ֚מֶד צֶ֤מֶד צֶ֥מֶד צֶ֧מֶד צֶ֨מֶד צֶֽמֶד־ צמד צמד־ צמדי־ צמדים ṣə·mā·ḏîm ṣe·meḏ ṣe·meḏ- ṣəmāḏîm ṣemeḏ ṣemeḏ- ṣim·dê- ṣimdê- tzemaDim Tzemed tzimdei veTzemed vetzimDo wə·ṣe·meḏ wə·ṣim·dōw wəṣemeḏ wəṣimdōw
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