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Bible Lexicons

Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary

Strong's #3221 - יַם

Transliteration
yâm
Phonetics
yawm
Origin
corresponding to (H3220)
Parts of Speech
Noun Masculine
TWOT
2770
Definition
Brown-Driver-Briggs'

1) sea

Frequency Lists  
  1. Book
  2. Word
KJV (2)
Daniel
2
NAS (2)
Daniel
2
HCS (2)
Daniel
2
BSB (2)
Daniel
2
ESV (2)
Daniel
2
WEB (2)
Daniel
2
Verse Results
Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

1220) mi (ימ YM) AC: ? CO: Sea AB: Terror: The pictograph i is a picture of a hand representing work, the m is a picture of water. Combined these mean "working water". The sea or other large body of water is the place of storms and heavy surf. This parent root is closely related to me.

A) mi (ימ YM) AC: ? CO: Sea AB: ?

Nm ) mi (ימ YM) - Sea: Also the direction of the sea, the west. [Hebrew and Aramaic] KJV (398): sea, west, westward, seafaring men - Strongs: H3220 (יָם), H3221 (יַם)

B) mmi (יממ YMM) AC: ? CO: Spring AB: ?: A spring of water in the wilderness.

Nm) mmi (יממ YMM) - Spring: KJV (1): mule - Strongs: H3222 (יֵמִם)

C) mia (אימ AYM) AC: ? CO: ? AB: Terror: The sea is considered a place of chaos and terror because the depth, storms and heavy surf.

Nf1) emia (אימה AYMH) - Terror: KJV (17): terror, fear, terrible, dread, horror, idols - Strongs: H367 (אֵמָה)

cm) mfia (איומ AYWM) - Terrible: KJV (3): terrible - Strongs: H366 (אָיֹם)

J) mfi (יומ YWM) AC: ? CO: Day AB: ?: The day ends and the new day begins when the sun sets in the west, over the Mediterranean sea.

Nm) mfi (יומ YWM) - Day: [Hebrew and Aramaic] KJV (2290): day, time, daily, every, year, continually, when, as, while, full, alway, whole - Strongs: H3117 (יוֹם), H3118 (יוֹם)

pm) mmfi (יוממ YWMM) - Day: KJV (51): day, daytime, daily, time - Strongs: H3119 (יוֹמָם)

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Jeff Benner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
List of Word Forms
יַמָּ֑א ימא לְיַמָּ֥א לימא lə·yam·mā leyamMa ləyammā yam·mā yamMa yammā
Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary developed by Jeff Garrison for StudyLight.org. Copyright 1999-2021. All Rights Reserved, Jeff Garrison, Gdansk, Poland.
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