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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary
Strong's #08548 - תָּמִיד
1) continuity, perpetuity, to stretch
1a) continually, continuously (as adverb)
1b) continuity (substantive)
1280) dm (מד MD) AC: Stretch CO: Carpet AB: Continue: The pictograph m is a picture of water, the d is a picture of a tent door. Combined these mean "water at the door". A carpet was stretched out to cover the dirt floor of the tent. A bowl of water was located at the door so that one could wash his feet before stepping on the carpet. A garment as a rectangular piece of cloth, similar to a carpet, used as a covering for the body.
Nm ) dm (מד MD) - I. Carpet: II. Garment:A rectangular piece of cloth, similar to a carpet, used as clothing. III. Length:From the length of the garment, Also used as a measurement. KJV (12): garment, armour, measure, raiment, judgment, clothes - Strongs: H4055 (מֵד)
Nf1) edm (מדה MDH) - I. Garment: II. Length:From the length of the garment, also as a measurement. III. Tax:A measured amount. [Hebrew and Aramaic] KJV (59): measure, piece, stature, size, meteyard, garment, tribute, wide, toll, tribute - Strongs: H4060 (מִדָּה), H4061 (מִדָּה)
Jeff Benner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
(1) subst. perpetuity, continuance (so called from proceeding, going on, root מוּד, compare עַד from the root עָדָה, דוֹר and תְּדִירָא from דּוּר). In genit. put after other substantives it is used as an adjective (compare קֹדֶשׁ No. 1), as אַנְשֵׁי תָמִיד “men of continuance,” i.e. hired for continuous work, Ezekiel 39:14 עוֹלַת הַתָּמִיד a continual burnt-offering, i.e. daily, both morning and evening, Numbers 28:6, 10 Numbers 28:10, 15 Numbers 28:15, 23 Numbers 28:23, 24 Numbers 28:24. לֶחֶם הַתָּמִיד the continual bread, i.q. לֶחֶם פָּנִים Numbers 4:7.
(2) for עוֹלַת הַתָּמִיד Daniel 8:11, 12, 13 11:31.
(3) adv. continually, Psalms 16:8, 25:15 34:2.
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