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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary

Entry for Strong's #05732 - עִדָּן

Word Origin
from a root corresponding to that of (05708)
Parts of Speech
Noun Masculine
Word Definition [ Brown-Drivers-Briggs | Strong ]
Brown-Driver-Briggs' Definition

1) time

1a) time (of duration)

1b) year

Greek Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 2540 ‑ καιρός (kahee‑ros');  5610 ‑ ὥρα (ho'‑rah);  
Frequency Lists  [ Book | Word ]
Verse Results
KJV (13) NAS (13) HCS (13)
Daniel 11
Daniel 11
Daniel 13
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n-cmpd 1
n-cms 3
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n-cmp 4
n-cmpd 1
n-cms 2
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n-cmp 4
n-cmpd 1
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n-cmsd 4

Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

1367) to (אהת AhT) AC: ? CO: ? AB: Time: A period of time as a moment or season.

A) to (אהת AhT) AC: ? CO: ? AB: Time

Nf ) to (אהת AhT) - Time: KJV (296): time, season, when, always - Strongs: H6256 (עֵת)

fm) ito (אהתי AhTY) - Ready: KJV (1): fit - Strongs: H6261 (עִתִּי)

H) eto (אהתה AhTH) AC: ? CO: ? AB: Now: The present time.

Nm) eto (אהתה AhTH) - Now: KJV (9): now, whereas, henceforth, straightway - Strongs: H6258 (עַתָּה)

sm) nito (אהתינ AhTYN) - Now: [Aramaic only] [df: Nyda]KJV (57): then, now, time - Strongs: H116 (אֱדַיִן)

J) tfo (אהות AhWT) AC: Speak CO: ? AB: ?: [Unknown connection to root;]

V) tfo (אהות AhWT) - Speak: KJV (1): (vf: Paal) speak - Strongs: H5790 (עוּת)

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Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 עִדָּן noun masculine Daniel 2:9 time (ᵑ7 id., Syriac , perhaps loan-word from Assyrian adannu, fixed, appointed, or definite, time; [Arabic probably Aramaic loan-word, Schw ZMG liii (1899), 197]); — absolute ׳ע Daniel 7:12 +; emphatic עִדָּנָא Daniel 2:8 +; plural absolute עִדָּנִין Daniel 4:13 +, emphatic עִדָּנַיָּא Daniel 2:21; —

1 in General, time, as duration Daniel 2:8; Daniel 7:12; involving specific conditions Daniel 2:9,21; (point of) time Daniel 3:5,15.

2 definite time, = year (as modern Greek χρόνος, see EASophocles1173): ׳שִׁבְעָה ע = seven years, Daniel 4:13; Daniel 4:20; Daniel 4:22; Daniel 4:29; עִדָּן וְעִדָּנִין וּפְלַג עִדָּן Daniel 7:25 (i.e. 3 2-Janyears, see Dr; perhaps read dual for plural, compare Bev Gunk Schöpf. 201).

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Gesenius' Hebrew and Chaldee Definition

עִדָּן m. Chald.

(1)  time; Syriac ܥܶܕܳܢ, Arabic عَدَّانُ id.; from the root עָדַד Daniel 2:8, seq.; 3:5, 15 7:12.

(2). specially a year, Daniel 4:13, 20, 22, 29 7:25, עַד־עִדָּן וְעִדָּנִין וּפְּלַג עִדָּן “during a year, (two) years, and the half of a year;” i.e. during three years and a half; comp. Josephus, Bellum Jud. i. 1. See מוֹעֵד No. 2, and יָמִים No. 4.

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List of Word Forms
בְּעִדָּנָ֡א בְעִדָּנָ֡א בעדנא וְעִדָּֽן׃ וְעִדָּנִ֖ין ועדן׃ ועדנין עִדָּ֥ן עִדָּֽן׃ עִדָּנִ֖ין עִדָּנַיָּא֙ עִדָּנָ֖א עדן עדן׃ עדנא עדניא עדנין ‘id·dā·nā ‘id·dā·nay·yā ‘id·dā·nîn ‘id·dān ‘iddān ‘iddānā ‘iddānayyā ‘iddānîn bə‘iddānā ḇə‘iddānā bə·‘id·dā·nā ḇə·‘id·dā·nā beiddaNa idDan iddaNa iddanaiYa iddaNin veidDan veiddaNa veiddaNin wə‘iddān wə‘iddānîn wə·‘id·dā·nîn wə·‘id·dān
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