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Strong's #3037 - יַדּוּעַ

Root Word (Etymology)
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Jaddua = “knowing”

1) one of the chiefs of the people who sealed the covenant with Nehemiah

2) son and successor in the high priesthood of Jonathan, Jeshua, or Johanan; the last of the high priests mentioned in the OT, probably living in the time of Alexander the Great

Frequency Lists
Verse Results
KJV (3)
Nehemiah 3
NAS (3)
Nehemiah 3
HCS (3)
Nehemiah 3
BSB (3)
Nehemiah 3
ESV (3)
Nehemiah 3
WEB (3)
Nehemiah 3
Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 יַדוּעַ proper name, masculine 1. a chief of the people, one of those sealed Nehemiah 10:22 ᵐ5 L Ιεδδαυα.

2 a priest, probably the high priest in time of Alexander the Great Nehemiah 12:11,22 ᵐ5 Ιαδου,ᵐ5 L Ιεδδου (whence Lag BN 113 reads יִדּוּעַ).

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

יַדּוּעַ (“known”), [Jaddua], pr.n. m.

(1)  Nehemiah 10:22.

(2)  Nehemiah 12:11, 22 Nehemiah 12:22.

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List of Word Forms
וְיַדּ֔וּעַ וידוע יַדּֽוּעַ׃ ידוע׃ veyadDua wə·yad·dū·a‘ wəyaddūa‘ yad·dū·a‘ yadDua yaddūa‘
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