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Strong's #3032 - יָדַד

a primitive root
Parts of Speech
noun, verb
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Brown-Driver-Briggs' Definition

  1. v
    1. (Qal) to throw lots, cast lots
  2. n
    1. love, loving-one, friend

Greek Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 906 ‑ βάλλω (bal'‑lo);  
Frequency Lists
Verse Results
ASV (3)
Joel 1
Obadiah 1
Nahum 1
BSB (3)
Joel 1
Obadiah 1
Nahum 1
CSB (3)
Joel 1
Obadiah 1
Nahum 1
ESV (2)
Joel 1
Nahum 1
KJV (3)
Joel 1
Obadiah 1
Nahum 1
LEB (3)
Joel 1
Obadiah 1
Nahum 1
LSB (3)
Joel 1
Obadiah 1
Nahum 1
N95 (3)
Joel 1
Obadiah 1
Nahum 1
NAS (3)
Joel 1
Obadiah 1
Nahum 1
NLT (0)
The World English Bible
did not use
this Strong's Number
WEB (3)
Joel 1
Obadiah 1
Nahum 1
Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

1211) di (יד YD) AC: Throw CO: Hand AB: Thanks: The pictograph i is a picture of a hand, the d is a picture of door that allows movement in and out of the tent. Combined these mean "hand moves". The hand is the part of the body that enables man to perform many works. (eng: yard - with the addition of the r, a measurement equal to the length of the arm)

A) di (יד YD) AC: ? CO: Hand AB: ?: With the hand one can throw away or grab hold, kill or heal, make or destroy.

Nf) di (יד YD) - Hand: [Hebrew and Aramaic] [df: Ky] KJV (1632): hand, by, him, power, tenons, thee, coast, side - Strongs: H3027 (יָד), H3028 (יַד), H3197 (יַךְ)

if1 ) edft (תודה TWDH) - I. Thanks: II. Confession:In the sense of raising up the hands. KJV (32): thanksgiving, praise, thanks, confession - Strongs: H8426 (תּוֹדָה)

B) ddi (ידד YDD) AC: Throw CO: ? AB: ?: The work of the hand.

V) ddi (ידד YDD) - Throw: KJV (3): (vf: Paal) cast - Strongs: H3032 (יָדַד)

G) dei (יהד YHD) AC: ? CO: Hand AB: ?: The throwing out of the hand for throwing, praising, or confessing.

V) dei (יהד YHD) - Jew: To be from the tribe of Judah. [A denominative verb from the name Yehudah (Judah) ] KJV (1): (vf: Hitpael) Jew - Strongs: H3054 (יָהַד)

H) edi (ידה YDH) AC: Throw CO: Hand AB: ?: The throwing out of the hand for throwing, praising, or confessing.

V) edi (ידה YDH) - I. Throw:[df: hdh]II. Praise:[Hebrew and Aramaic] III. Confess:In the sense of raising up the hands. KJV (117): (vf: Paal, Hiphil, Hitpael, Piel) praise, thank, confess, thanksgiving, cast, shoot, put - Strongs: H1911 (הָדָה), H3029 (יְדָה), H3034 (יָדָה)

AHL Definitions Copyright: ©1999-2024
Jeff Benner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 I. [יָדַד] verb cast a lot (compare Ethiopic immittere, etc, Di935) — only

Qal Perfect 3 masculine plural יַדוּ גוֺרָל עַל Nahum 3:10; Obadiah 11; יַדוּ גוֺרָל אֶלֿ Joshua 4:3. (Possibly wrongly pointed perfects of ידה

Pi`el q. v.)

II. ידד (√ of following; love, compare Arabic love; Aramaic Pa`el love, also derivatives; Sabean epithet feminine ודת loving-one, friend, amie, DHM ZMG 1883,391; see also דוד).

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

יָדַד i.q. יָדָה to throw, to cast, as a lot. Pret. pl. יַדּוּ Joel 4:3 Nahum 3:10; Obadiah 1:11.


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List of Word Forms
יַדּ֣וּ ידו yad·dū yadDu yaddū
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