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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical DictionaryHebrew Lexicon

Strong's #6926 - קִדְמָה

Transliteration
qidmâh
Phonetics
kid-maw'
Origin
from (H6924)
Parts of Speech
Noun Feminine
TWOT
1988a
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Definition   
Brown-Driver-Briggs'

1) forward, front, east, antiquity, East

1a) in front of, over against, front

1b) on the east of, east

Frequency Lists
Verse Results
KJV (4)
Genesis 2
1 Samuel 1
Ezekiel 1
NAS (4)
Genesis 2
1 Samuel 1
Ezekiel 1
HCS (4)
Genesis 2
1 Samuel 1
Ezekiel 1
BSB (6)
Genesis 4
1 Samuel 1
Ezekiel 1
ESV (4)
Genesis 2
1 Samuel 1
Ezekiel 1
WEB (4)
Genesis 2
1 Samuel 1
Ezekiel 1
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: ©1999-2024
Jeff Benner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 [קִדְמָה] noun feminine front, East; — only construct קִדְמַת as preposition:

1 in front of, over against (compare Nö ZMG xxxiii (1879), 532), Genesis 2:14 (i.e. from standpoint of writer; really, on geographic grounds, = west of; yet see Di ed. 6), Genesis 4:16 (both J),

2 on the east of, Ezekiel 39:11; 1 Samuel 13:5 may be either.


Brown-Driver-Briggs Hebrew and English Lexicon, Unabridged, Electronic Database.All rights reserved. Used by permission. BibleSoft.com
Gesenius' Hebrew and Chaldee Definition

קִדְמָה i.q. קֶדֶם No. 1, 2; only in constr. state, to the east of a place, Genesis 2:14 (compare אַשּׁוּר); 4:16 1 Samuel 13:5; Ezekiel 39:11.


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List of Word Forms
קִדְמַ֖ת קִדְמַ֣ת קִדְמַת־ קדמת קדמת־ kidMat qiḏ·maṯ qiḏ·maṯ- qiḏmaṯ qiḏmaṯ-
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