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Strong's #5736 - עָדַף

Root Word (Etymology)
a primitive root
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Brown-Driver-Briggs' Definition

  1. to remain over, be in excess
    1. (Qal)
      1. to be in excess
        1. excess (subst)
        2. surplus (participle)
    2. (Hiphil) to have a surplus

Greek Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 5242 ‑ ὑπερέχω (hoop‑er‑ekh'‑o);  5275 ‑ ὑπολείπω (hoop‑ol‑i'‑po);  4121 ‑ πλεονάζω (pleh‑on‑ad'‑zo);  
Frequency Lists
Verse Results
KJV (9)
Exodus 5
Leviticus 1
Numbers 3
NAS (13)
Exodus 9
Leviticus 1
Numbers 3
CSB (9)
Exodus 5
Leviticus 1
Numbers 3
BSB (9)
Exodus 5
Leviticus 1
Numbers 3
ESV (4)
Leviticus 1
Numbers 3
WEB (9)
Exodus 5
Leviticus 1
Numbers 3
Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

2529) pdo (אהדפ AhDP) AC: ? CO: Excess AB: ?

V) pdo (אהדפ AhDP) - Excess: KJV (9): (vf: Paal, Hiphil, Participle) remains, overplus, more, odd number, over - Strongs: H5736 (עָדַף)

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Jeff Benner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 [עָדַף] verb remain over, be in excess, synonym of סרח q. v., only P H (Late Hebrew id., Aramaic עָדִיף superior (to); Arabic be profuse, IV. let down veil, or curtain, etc.; plentifulness); —

Qal Participle סֶרַח הָעֹדֵף Exodus 26:12 the surplus (of curtains) that remains over, so feminine הָעֹדֶ֫פֶת Exodus 26:12, and הָעֹדֵף as substantive Exodus 26:13 the excess in (ב) length; הָעֹדֵף = the surplus of food Exodus 16:23, of price of field Leviticus 25:27; הָעֹדְפִים עַלֿ those over and above, Numbers 3:46,49, compare Numbers 3:48 (no עַלֿ).

Hiph`il Perfect 3 masculine singular הֶעְדִּיף Exodus 16:18 have a surplus (of manna; opposed to הֶחְסִיר).

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Gesenius' Hebrew and Chaldee Definition

עָדַף to be redundant, abundant, prop. used of full and ample garments and curtains, and curtains hanging down; hence to be over and above, used of food, Exodus 16:23 of money, Leviticus 25:27 of men, Numbers 3:46, 48, 49.

Hiphil, to collect, or have what is over and above, Exodus 16:18. (Arab. غدف to give what is over and above, too much; Conj. IV. to loosen a vail.)


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List of Word Forms
בָּעֹדֵ֔ף בעדף הֶעְדִּיף֙ הָ֣עֹדֵ֔ף הָעֹ֣דְפִ֔ים הָעֹֽדְפִים֙ הָעֹדְפִ֖ים הָעֹדֵ֔ף הָעֹדֶ֔פֶת העדיף העדף העדפים העדפת bā‘ōḏêp̄ bā·‘ō·ḏêp̄ baoDef hā‘ōḏêp̄ hā‘ōḏep̄eṯ hā‘ōḏəp̄îm hā·‘ō·ḏe·p̄eṯ hā·‘ō·ḏə·p̄îm hā·‘ō·ḏêp̄ haoDef haoDefet haodeFim he‘·dîp̄ he‘dîp̄ heDif
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