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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary

Entry for Strong's #05997 - עָמִית

Word Origin
from a primitive root meaning to associate
Parts of Speech
Noun Masculine
Word Definition [ Brown-Drivers-Briggs | Strong ]
Brown-Driver-Briggs' Definition

1) relation, neighbour, associate, fellow

Greek Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 4177 ‑ πολίτης (pol‑ee'‑tace);  
Frequency Lists  [ Book | Word ]
Verse Results
KJV (12) NAS (12) HCS (12)
Leviticus 9
Zechariah 1
Leviticus 9
Zechariah 1
Leviticus 11
Zechariah 1

Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

1358) mo (אהמ AhM) AC: ? CO: People AB: ?: The pictograph o is a picture of the eye, the m is a picture of the sea representing mass. Combined these mean "see a mass". A large group of people in one location.

A) mo (אהמ AhM) AC: ? CO: People AB: ?: A large group of people in one location. Those who are with or near each other.

Nm) mo (אהמ AhM) - People: [Hebrew and Aramaic] KJV (1876): people, nation, folk, men - Strongs: H5971 (עַם), H5972 (עַם)

Nf4) timo (אהמית AhMYT) - Neighbor: KJV (12): neighbor, another, fellow - Strongs: H5997 (עָמִית)

B) mmo (אהממ AhMM) AC: Hide CO: ? AB: ?: [Unknown connection to root;]

V) mmo (אהממ AhMM) - Hide: KJV (3): (vf: Paal, Hophal) hide, dim - Strongs: H6004 (עָמַם)

J) mfo (אהומ AhWM) AC: ? CO: With AB: ?: Through the idea of being together.

Nf2) tmfo (אהומת AhWMT) - At: KJV (32): against, beside, answerable, at, hand, point - Strongs: H5980 (עֻמָּה)

M) mio (אהימ AhYM) AC: ? CO: With AB: ?: Through the idea of being together in a group.

Nm) mio (אהימ AhYM) - With: [Hebrew and Aramaic] KJV (47): with, unto, as, neither, between, among, to, toward, like, by, mighty - Strongs: H5868 (עֲיָם), H5973 (עִם), H5974 (עִם)

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Jeff Brenner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 [עָמִית] noun masculine Leviticus 18:20 associate, fellow, relation (perhaps originally feminine abstract association, compare מֶּחָה); — always suffix: גֶּבֶר עֲמִיתִי Zechariah 13:7 a man (who is) my fellow; elsewhere only Leviticus: עֲמִיתוֺ Zechariah 5:21 (twice in verse); reciprocal אִישׁ בַּעֲמִיתוֺ Zechariah 19:11; Zechariah 24:19, cf . Zechariah 25:17; עֲמִיתְךָ Zechariah 18:20, עֲמִיתֶ֑ךָ Zechariah 19:15; Zechariah 19:17; Zechariah 25:14 (twice in verse); Zechariah 25:15.

עַמִּיאֵל and similar proper names see below I. עמם.

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Gesenius' Hebrew and Chaldee Definition

עָמִית (from the root עָמָה=עָמַם No. 1) m. (Levit. 19:17 )

(1)  fellowship. Zechariah 13:7, גֶּבֶר עֲמִיתִי “the man of my fellowship,” i.e. my fellow, companion.

(2) abstr. for concr. i.q. רֵעַ ὁ πλησίον (der Nächfte, Mitmenfch), a neighbour, Lev. 5:21 18:20 with a masc. verb, Leviticus 19:15.

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List of Word Forms
בַּעֲמִית֑וֹ בַּעֲמִית֜וֹ בַּעֲמִיתֽוֹ׃ בעמיתו בעמיתו׃ לַעֲמִיתֶ֔ךָ לעמיתך עֲמִֽיתְךָ֔ עֲמִית֔וֹ עֲמִיתִ֔י עֲמִיתֶ֑ךָ עֲמִיתֶ֔ךָ עֲמִיתֶֽךָ׃ עֲמִיתֽוֹ׃ עמיתו עמיתו׃ עמיתי עמיתך עמיתך׃ ‘ă·mî·ṯe·ḵā ‘ă·mî·ṯə·ḵā ‘ă·mî·ṯî ‘ă·mî·ṯōw ‘ămîṯeḵā ‘ămîṯəḵā ‘ămîṯî ‘ămîṯōw amiteCha amiTi amiTo ba‘ămîṯōw ba·‘ă·mî·ṯōw baamiTo la‘ămîṯeḵā la·‘ă·mî·ṯe·ḵā laamiTecha
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