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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical DictionaryHebrew Lexicon

Strong's #1779 - דּוּן

Transliteration
dîyn
Phonetics
deen, doon
Root Word (Etymology)
from (H1777)
Parts of Speech
Noun Masculine
TWOT
426a
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Definition   
Brown-Driver-Briggs'

1) judgment

1a) judgment

1b) cause, plea

1c) condemnation, judgment

1d) dispute, legal suit, strife

1e) government

Greek Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 1342 ‑ δίκαιος (dik'‑ah‑yos);  1349 ‑ δίκη (dee'‑kay);  2917 ‑ κρίμα (kree'‑mah);  2922 ‑ κριτήριον (kree‑tay'‑ree‑on);  4892 ‑ συνέδριον (soon‑ed'‑ree‑on );  2920 ‑ κρίσις (kree'‑sis);  
Frequency Lists
Verse Results
KJV (18)
Deuteronomy 1
Esther 1
Job 4
Psalms 3
Proverbs 5
Isaiah 1
Jeremiah 3
NAS (21)
Deuteronomy 2
Esther 1
Job 4
Psalms 3
Proverbs 6
Isaiah 1
Jeremiah 4
HCS (20)
Deuteronomy 2
Esther 1
Job 4
Psalms 3
Proverbs 5
Isaiah 1
Jeremiah 4
BSB (20)
Deuteronomy 2
Esther 1
Job 4
Psalms 3
Proverbs 5
Isaiah 1
Jeremiah 4
ESV (18)
Deuteronomy 2
Esther 1
Job 4
Psalms 3
Proverbs 5
Jeremiah 3
WEB (21)
Deuteronomy 2
Esther 1
Job 5
Psalms 3
Proverbs 6
Isaiah 1
Jeremiah 3
Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

1083) nd (דנ DN) AC: Rule CO: Ruler AB: Quarrel: The pictograph d is a picture of a door. The n is a picture of a seed representing the idea of life. Combined these pictures mean "the door of life". The ancient Hebrew concept of a "judge" is one who restores life. The goal of one that rules or judges is to bring a pleasant and righteous life to the people. This can also mean a deliverer as one whom restores life to his people. (eng: damn - with an added m; dean - as a judge)

A) nd (דנ DN) AC: Quarrel CO: ? AB: ?: A quarrel requiring the need of a ruler or judge to mediate the incident.

km) ndm (מדנ MDN) - Quarrel: KJV (3): discord, strife - Strongs: H4090 (מְדָן)

acm) nfdm (מדונ MDWN) - Quarrel: KJV (18): strife, contention, discord - Strongs: H4066 (מָדוֹן)

hbm) nidm (מדינ MDYN) - Quarrel: KJV (9): contention, brawling - Strongs: H4079 (מִדְיָן)

C) nda (אדנ ADN) AC: ? CO: Base AB: Lord: The foundation of a column or pillar as the support of the structure.

Nm) nda (אדנ ADN) - Base: KJV (56): socket, foundation - Strongs: H134 (אֶדֶן)

cm) nfda (אדונ ADWN) - Lord: The ruler as the foundation to the community. KJV (335): lord, owner, master, sir - Strongs: H113 (אָדֹן)

cfm) infda (אדוני ADWNY) - Lord: The ruler as the foundation to the community. KJV (434): lord, god - Strongs: H136 (אֲדֹנָי)

M) nid (דינ DYN) AC: Judge CO: ? AB: Judge

V) nid (דינ DYN) - Judge: [Hebrew and Aramaic] [df: Nwd] KJV (26): (vf: Paal, Niphal) judge, plead the cause, contend, execute, strife - Strongs: H1777 (דּוּן), H1778 (דִּין)

Nm ) nid (דינ DYN) - I. Judge:[df: Nwd]II. Judgment:[Hebrew and Aramaic] KJV (28): judge, judgment, cause, plea, strife, tread, out - Strongs: H1779 (דּוּן), H1780 (דִּין), H1781 (דַּיָּן), H1782 (דַּיָּן)

kf1) enidm (מדינה MDYNH) - Province: The jurisdiction of responsibility of a judge or lord. [Hebrew and Aramaic] KJV (55): province - Strongs: H4082 (מְדִינָה), H4083 (מְדִינָה)

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Jeff Benner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 [דּוּן] noun [masculine] dubious; Qr Job 9:29 שַׁדּיּ֯ן; see דִּין n.

דִּין noun [masculine] judgmentDeuteronomy 17:8 16t.; suffix דִּינִי Psalm 9:5, דִּינֵךְ Jeremiah 30:13; —

1כסא דין throne of judgment Proverbs 20:8; משׁמים השׁמעת דין from heaven thou didst cause judgment to be heard Psalm 76:9.

2 cause, plea, בין דין לדין between plea and plea Deuteronomy 17:8; דין דין plead a cause Jeremiah 5:28; Jeremiah 22:16; Jeremiah 30:13; עשׂה דין maintain, the cause Psalm 9:5; Psalm 140:13; ידע דין consider the cause Proverbs 29:7; דין לפניו the cause is before him Job 35:14; שׁנה דין change the cause Proverbs 31:5; לְהַטּוֺת מִדִּין דַּלִּים Isaiah 10:2; דין יתום Jeremiah 5:28; דין כל בני חֲלוֺף Proverbs 31:8.

3 judgment, condemnation, דין רשׁע judgment of the wicked Job 36:17; דין ומשׁפט judgment and justice Job 36:17.

4 strife, דין וקלון Proverbs 22:10 ( legal strife, law-suit Str).

5 government, דת ודין law and government Esther 1:13.

Note. — לְמַעַן תֵּדְעוּן שַׁדּיּ֯ן Job 19:29 is variously explained. (1) AV RV that ye may know there is a judgment follow Aq Symm Theod, so De Daniel , in interpreting שׁ relative + דִּין judgment, but שׁ is unknown to the dialect of Job and דִּין is used only in Elihu section. (2) ᵐ5 reads ὕλη, or ἴσχυς (i.e. שַׁדַּי (compare Job 29:5 ᵐ5) ? or שֹׁד?), & Qr שַׁדּוּן, indicating ancient uncertainty and a corrupt text. (3) Ew Di read שַׁדַּי the Almighty, which accords with usage of Job. (4) Siegf כִּי שֻׁדָּ֑דוּ (doubtfully).


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List of Word Forms
דִ֑ין דִּ֑ין דִּ֖ין דִּ֝֗ין דִּ֣ין דִּ֥ין דִּין־ דִּינֵ֖ךְ דין דין־ דינך וְדִין־ וְדִינִ֑י וָדִֽין׃ ודין־ ודין׃ ודיני לְדִ֗ין לדין מִדִּין֙ מדין שַׁדּֽוּן׃ שדון׃ dî·nêḵ din dîn ḏîn dîn- diNech dînêḵ lə·ḏîn leDin ləḏîn mid·dîn midDin middîn šad·dūn šaddūn shadDun vaDin vedin vediNi wā·ḏîn wāḏîn wə·ḏî·nî wə·ḏîn- wəḏîn- wəḏînî
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