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Bible Lexicons

Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary

Strong's #6924 - קֵדְמָה

Transliteration
qedem, qêdmâh
Phonetics
keh'-dem, kayd'-maw
Origin
from (H6923)
Parts of Speech
N/A
TWOT
1988a
Definition
Brown-Driver-Briggs'

1) east, antiquity, front, that which is before, aforetime (noun masculine)

1a) front, from the front or east, in front, mount of the East

1b) ancient time, aforetime, ancient, from of old, earliest time

1c) anciently, of old (adverb)

1d) beginning

1e) east

2) eastward, to or toward the East (adverb)

Greek Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 165 ‑ αἰών (ahee‑ohn');  395 ‑ ἀνατολή (an‑at‑ol‑ay');  744 ‑ ἀρχαῖος (ar‑khah'‑yos);  746 ‑ ἀρχή (ar‑khay');  1715 ‑ ἔμπροσθεν (em'‑pros‑then);  2246 ‑ ἥλιος (hay'‑lee‑os);  
Frequency Lists  
  1. Book
  2. Word
KJV (86)
Genesis
11
Exodus
2
Leviticus
2
Numbers
10
Deuteronomy
2
Joshua
5
Judges
5
1 Kings
3
2 Kings
2
2 Chronicles
1
Nehemiah
1
Job
3
Psalms
11
Proverbs
2
Isaiah
9
Jeremiah
3
Lamentations
3
Ezekiel
6
Jonah
1
Micah
2
Habakkuk
1
Zechariah
1
HCS ( 0 )
HCS (86)
Genesis
12
Exodus
2
Leviticus
2
Numbers
10
Deuteronomy
2
Joshua
5
Judges
5
1 Kings
3
2 Kings
2
2 Chronicles
1
Nehemiah
1
Job
3
Psalms
10
Proverbs
2
Isaiah
9
Jeremiah
3
Lamentations
3
Ezekiel
6
Jonah
1
Micah
2
Habakkuk
1
Zechariah
1
BSB (95)
Genesis
20
Exodus
2
Leviticus
2
Numbers
10
Deuteronomy
2
Joshua
5
Judges
5
1 Kings
3
2 Kings
2
2 Chronicles
1
Nehemiah
1
Job
3
Psalms
11
Proverbs
2
Isaiah
9
Jeremiah
3
Lamentations
3
Ezekiel
6
Jonah
1
Micah
2
Habakkuk
1
Zechariah
1
ESV (81)
Genesis
12
Leviticus
2
Numbers
10
Deuteronomy
2
Joshua
5
Judges
5
1 Kings
2
2 Kings
2
Job
3
Psalms
11
Proverbs
2
Isaiah
9
Jeremiah
3
Lamentations
2
Ezekiel
6
Jonah
1
Micah
2
Habakkuk
1
Zechariah
1
WEB (86)
Genesis
12
Exodus
2
Leviticus
2
Numbers
10
Deuteronomy
2
Joshua
4
Judges
5
1 Kings
3
2 Kings
2
2 Chronicles
1
Nehemiah
1
Job
3
Psalms
11
Proverbs
2
Isaiah
9
Jeremiah
3
Lamentations
3
Ezekiel
6
Jonah
1
Micah
2
Habakkuk
1
Zechariah
1
Verse Results
Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

2698) mdq (קדמ QDM) AC: Face CO: East AB: Before: The place of the rising sun. The Hebrews recognized the east as the top of the four compass points (contrary to our understanding of north) and is the direction faced when orienting direction. The past is understood as what is in front, or before, you as the past is known (contrary to our understanding of the future being in front of us) . [from: md- the red color blood combined with the quph as the rising sun, hence the "rising sun of blood"]

V) mdq (קדמ QDM) - Face: To go or meet face to face. To go before someone or something in space or time. KJV (26): (vf: Hiphil, Piel) prevent, before, met, come, disappoint, go - Strongs: H6923 (קָדַם)

Nm) mdq (קדמ QDM) - I. East: II. Ancient:A distant past. III. Before:In front or to the face. Also a time before. KJV (87): east, old, eastward, ancient, before, aforetime, eternal - Strongs: H6924 (קֵדְמָה)

Nf1) emdq (קדמה QDMH) - Before: Something in front, or to the face. A time past. [Hebrew and Aramaic] KJV (8): former, old, afore, antiquity, ago, aforetime - Strongs: H6927 (קַדְמָה), H6928 (קַדְמָה)

bm) midq (קדימ QDYM) - East: KJV (69): east, eastward - Strongs: H6921 (קָדִם)

dm) mfdq (קדומ QDWM) - Ancient: A distant past. KJV (1): ancient - Strongs: H6917 (קְדוּמִים)

ef1) emdiq (קידמה QYDMH) - East: KJV (4): east, eastward - Strongs: H6926 (קִדְמָה)

fm) imdq (קדמי QDMY) - First: As what came before. [Aramaic only] KJV (3): first - Strongs: H6933 (קַדְמָי)

gm) mdfq (קודמ QWDM) - Before: Something in front, or to the face. [Aramaic only] KJV (42): before, him - Strongs: H6925 (קְדָם)

jm) nfmdq (קדמונ QDMWN) - East: KJV (1): east - Strongs: H6930 (קַדְמוֹן)

jfm) infmdq (קדמוני QDMWNY) - I. East: II. Ancient:A distant past. III. Before:In front or to the face. Also a time before. KJV (10): east, former, ancient, before, old - Strongs: H6931 (קַדְמֹנִי)

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

קֵדְמָה (“eastward”), [Kedemah], pr.n. of a son of Ishmael, Genesis 25:15.

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List of Word Forms
הַקֶּֽדֶם׃ הקדם׃ וָקֵ֖דְמָה וָקֵ֥דְמָה וָקֶ֣דֶם וּמִקֶּ֖דֶם ומקדם וקדם וקדמה כְּקֶ֔דֶם כְּקֶֽדֶם׃ כקדם כקדם׃ מִקֶּ֑דֶם מִקֶּ֔דֶם מִקֶּ֖דֶם מִקֶּ֗דֶם מִקֶּ֛דֶם מִקֶּ֜דֶם מִקֶּ֣דֶם מִקֶּ֥דֶם מִקֶּ֨דֶם מִקֶּדֶם֒ מִקַּדְמֵי־ מקדם מקדמי־ קֵ֑דְמָה קֵ֔דְמָה קֵ֖דְמָה קֵ֙דְמָה֙ קֵ֚דְמָה קֵ֣דְמָה קֵ֥דְמָה קֵֽדְמָה׃ קֶ֑דֶם קֶ֔דֶם קֶ֖דֶם קֶ֗דֶם קֶ֙דֶם֙ קֶ֜דֶם קֶ֣דֶם קֶ֤דֶם קֶּ֗דֶם קֶֽדֶם׃ קדם קדם׃ קדמה קדמה׃ hakKedem haq·qe·ḏem haqqeḏem kə·qe·ḏem Kedem Kedemah keKedem kəqeḏem mikkadmei mikKedem miq·qaḏ·mê- miq·qe·ḏem miqqaḏmê- miqqeḏem qê·ḏə·māh qe·ḏem qeḏem qêḏəmāh ū·miq·qe·ḏem umikKedem ūmiqqeḏem vaKedem vaKedemah wā·qê·ḏə·māh wā·qe·ḏem wāqeḏem wāqêḏəmāh
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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