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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary
Strong's #7290 - רָדַם
1) (Niphal) to be asleep, be unconscious, be in heavy sleep, fall into heavy sleep, be fast asleep
Jeff Brenner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
רָדַם not used in Kal, pr. to snore, to sleep heavily, an onomatop. word. Compare Gr. δαρθάνω, δέρθω (to snore), and the Lat. dormio.
(1) to sleep heavily, Proverbs 10:5; Jonah 1:5, Jonah 1:6.
(2) to fall down astounded, Daniel 8:18, 10:9 Psalms 76:7. Compare Judges 4:21.
the Week of Proper 7 / Ordinary 12