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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary

Entry for Strong's #04813 - מִרְיָם

Word Origin
from (04805)
Parts of Speech
Proper Name Feminine
Word Definition [ Brown-Drivers-Briggs | Strong ]
Brown-Driver-Briggs' Definition

Miriam = “rebellion”

1) elder sister of Moses and Aaron

2) a woman of Judah

Frequency Lists  [ Book | Word ]
Verse Results
KJV (15) NAS (15) HCS (15)
Exodus 2
Numbers 7
Deuteronomy 1
1 Chronicles 2
Micah 1
Exodus 2
Numbers 7
Deuteronomy 1
1 Chronicles 2
Micah 1
Exodus 2
Numbers 9
Deuteronomy 1
1 Chronicles 2
Micah 1
n-p 15
n-p 15
n-p 15

Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 מִרְיָם proper name, feminine and masculine

1. feminine sister of Aaron Exodus 15:20 (E), and of Moses and Aaron Numbers 26:59 (P), 1 Chronicles 5:29; named also Exodus 15:21 (E), Numbers 12:1,4,5,10 (twice in verse); Numbers 12:15 (twice in verse); Numbers 20:1 (all J E), Deuteronomy 24:9; Micah 6:4. ᵐ5 Μαριαμ.

2. masculine (probably) a Judahite 1 Chronicles 4:17. ᵐ5 τὸν Μαιων, ᵐ5 L Μωεωρ.

מְרִירוּת, מְרִירִי see מרר.

מֹ֫רֶךְ see רכך. מֶרְכָּב, מֶרְכָּבָה see רכב.

[מַרְכֹּ֫לֶת see רכל. I.מִרְמָה see רמה.

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Gesenius' Hebrew and Chaldee Definition

מִרְיָם (prop. “their contumacy”) f. Miriam; Greek Μαριάμ, Μαρία.

(1) the sister of Moses, a prophetess, Exodus 15:20; Numbers 12:1; Micah 6:4.

(2)  1 Chronicles 4:17.

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List of Word Forms
וּמִרְיָ֑ם וּמִרְיָ֔ם וּמִרְיָֽם׃ ומרים ומרים׃ לְמִרְיָ֑ם למרים מִרְיָ֑ם מִרְיָ֔ם מִרְיָ֖ם מִרְיָ֛ם מִרְיָ֣ם מִרְיָ֤ם מִרְיָ֥ם מִרְיָ֨ם מִרְיָֽם׃ מרים מרים׃ lə·mir·yām lemirYam ləmiryām mir·yām mirYam miryām ū·mir·yām umirYam ūmiryām
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