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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary Hebrew Lexicon
Strong's #1730 - דֹּד
1) beloved, love, uncle
1a) loved one, beloved
1c) love (plural abstract)
1073) dd (דד DD) AC: Move CO: Breasts AB: Passion: The pictograph d is a picture of the a tent door which hangs down from the top of the tent entrance. The use of this letter twice indicates "two danglers" representing a womans breasts. The part of the female body invoking heat of passion and love. (eng: udder; dad - as beloved; teat - a double exchange for a t and d)
Nm) dfd (דוד DWD) - I. Pot:Pot A pot used for boiling liquids. II. Beloved:One who is loved. Also the uncle as one who is loved by the nephew. KJV (68): beloved, uncle, love, wellbeloved,. basket, pot, kettle, caldron - Strongs: H1730 (דֹּד), H1731 (דּוּד)
Jeff Benner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
1 most often loved one, beloved (lover, betrothed) Song of Solomon 1:13,14,16; Song of Solomon 2:3,8,9,10,16,17; Song of Solomon 4:16; Song of Solomon 5:2,4,5,6 (twice in verse); Song of Solomon 5:8,9 (twice in verse); Song of Solomon 5:10,16; Song of Solomon 6:1 (twice in verse); Song of Solomon 6:2,3(twice in verse); Song of Solomon 7:10; Song of Solomon 7:11; Song of Solomon 7:12; Song of Solomon 7:14; Song of Solomon 8:5; Song of Solomon 8:14; beloved one, friend, שִׁירַת דּוֺדִי Isaiah 5:1 (where Lo Che דודים׳שׁ love-song, see 3 below)
2 specifically uncle, Leviticus 10:4 (father's brother, patruus; Syriac = also avunculus) Numbers 36:11; 1 Samuel 14:50; 2 Kings 24:17; Leviticus 20:20; Leviticus 25:49 (twice in verse); 1 Samuel 10:14,15,16; Esther 2:7,15; Jeremiah 32:7,8,9,12; perhaps also 1 Chronicles 27:32 Jonathan, David's דּוֺד so AV RV; = kinsman (?, so St RVm) Amos 6:10.
3 plural abstract love Proverbs 7:18; Song of Solomon 1:2,4; Song of Solomon 4:10 (twice in verse); Song of Solomon 5:1 ( Song of Solomon 5:1 and elsewhere concrete beloved ones, so AV Revelation , ᵐ5 ἀδελφυἰ; so עֵת דדים Ezekiel 16:8; מִשְׁכַּב דדים Ezekiel 23:17.