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Bible Lexicons

Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary

Strong's #2532 - חֶמְדָּה

Transliteration
chemdâh
Phonetics
khem-daw'
Origin
from (H2531)
Parts of Speech
N/A
TWOT
673b
Definition
Brown-Driver-Briggs'

1) desire, that which is desirable (noun feminine)

2) pleasant, precious (adjective)

Greek Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 1588 ‑ ἐκλεκτός (ek‑lek‑tos');  1868 ‑ ἔπαινος (ep'‑ahee‑nos);  
Frequency Lists  
  1. Book
  2. Word
KJV (25)
Genesis
1
1 Samuel
1
2 Chronicles
4
Ezra
1
Psalms
1
Isaiah
1
Jeremiah
3
Ezekiel
1
Daniel
8
Hosea
1
Nahum
1
Haggai
1
Zechariah
1
NAS (16)
1 Samuel
1
2 Chronicles
3
Psalms
1
Isaiah
1
Jeremiah
3
Ezekiel
1
Daniel
2
Hosea
1
Nahum
1
Haggai
1
Zechariah
1
HCS (16)
1 Samuel
1
2 Chronicles
3
Psalms
1
Isaiah
1
Jeremiah
3
Ezekiel
1
Daniel
2
Hosea
1
Nahum
1
Haggai
1
Zechariah
1
BSB (18)
Genesis
1
1 Samuel
1
2 Chronicles
3
Ezra
1
Psalms
1
Isaiah
1
Jeremiah
3
Ezekiel
1
Daniel
2
Hosea
1
Nahum
1
Haggai
1
Zechariah
1
ESV (21)
Genesis
1
1 Samuel
1
2 Chronicles
4
Ezra
1
Isaiah
1
Jeremiah
2
Ezekiel
1
Daniel
7
Hosea
1
Haggai
1
Zechariah
1
WEB (24)
Genesis
1
1 Samuel
1
2 Chronicles
4
Ezra
1
Psalms
1
Isaiah
1
Jeremiah
3
Ezekiel
1
Daniel
8
Hosea
1
Nahum
1
Zechariah
1
Verse Results
Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

2169) dmh (ההמד HhMD) AC: ? CO: ? AB: Desire: Something of value or delighted in. [from: mh- as in cheese as a delicacy]

V) dmh (ההמד HhMD) - Desire: To want something that is pleasant out of desire or lust. KJV (21): (vf: Paal, Niphal, Piel) desire, covet, delight, pleasant, beauty, lust, delectable - Strongs: H2530 (חָמַד)

Nm) dmh (ההמד HhMD) - Desirable: Something that is desired. KJV (6): desirable, pleasant - Strongs: H2531 (חֶמֶד)

Nf1) edmh (ההמדה HhMDH) - Pleasant: An object of desire. KJV (25): pleasant, desire, beloved, goodly, precious - Strongs: H2532 (חֶמְדָּה)

am) dmhm (מההמד MHhMD) - Pleasant: An object of desire. KJV (13): pleasant, desire, goodly, lovely beloved - Strongs: H4261 (מַחְמָד)

adm) dfmhm (מההמוד MHhMWD) - Pleasant: An object of desire. KJV (2): pleasant - Strongs: H4262 (מַחְמֻד)

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

חֶמְדָּה f.

(1)  desire, regret. 2 Chronicles 21:20, בְּלֹא חֶמְדָּה “he departed regretted by no one.”

(2) that which is desired, delight. 1 Samuel 9:20; Daniel 11:37, חֶמְדַּת נָשִׁים “the delight of women;” this is to be understood, as the context shews it must, of some idol, especially worshipped by the Syrian women, such as Astarte, or Anaitis.

(3) pleasantness, excellence. אֶרֶץ חֶמְדָּה the pleasant land, Jeremiah 3:19; Ezekiel 26:12. כְּלֵי חֶמְדָּה precious jewels, 2 Chronicles 32:27, 36:10.

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List of Word Forms
הַחֲמֻדֹ֔ת הַחֶמְדָּֽה׃ החמדה׃ החמדת חֲמוּדֹ֖ת חֶמְדַּ֣ת חֶמְדַּ֥ת חֶמְדָּ֑ה חֶמְדָּ֔ה חֶמְדָּ֖ה חֶמְדָּֽה׃ חֶמְדָּתִ֖י חֶמְדָּתֵ֖ךְ חֶמְדָּתָ֜ם חמדה חמדה׃ חמדת חמדתי חמדתך חמדתם חמודת chamuDot chemDah chemDat chemdaTam chemdaTech chemdaTi ha·ḥă·mu·ḏōṯ ha·ḥem·dāh ḥă·mū·ḏōṯ hachamuDot hachemDah haḥămuḏōṯ haḥemdāh ḥămūḏōṯ ḥem·dā·ṯām ḥem·dā·ṯêḵ ḥem·dā·ṯî ḥem·dāh ḥem·daṯ ḥemdāh ḥemdaṯ ḥemdāṯām ḥemdāṯêḵ ḥemdāṯî
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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