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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary

Entry for Strong's #1676 - דָּאָה

Word Origin
from (01675)
Parts of Speech
Noun Feminine
Word Definition [ Brown-Drivers-Briggs | Strong ]
Brown-Driver-Briggs' Definition

1) fast-flying bird of prey (kite?), bird of prey

Greek Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 3731 ‑ ὅρμημα (hor'‑may‑mah);  
Frequency Lists  [ Book | Word ]
Verse Results
KJV (1) NAS (3) HCS (1)
Leviticus 1
Leviticus 1
Deuteronomy 1
Leviticus 1
n-cfs 1
n-cfs 1
n-cfs 1

Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

1074) ed (דה DH) AC: Attack CO: Bird of prey AB: ?: The pictograph d is a picture of the a tent door with the extended meaning of moving back and forth. The e represents one who is looking and pointing at a great sight. Combined these mean "a back and forth looking". Birds of prey fly around in a circle in search of their prey and dive down on it when seen.

D) ead (דאה DAH) AC: Dive CO: Eagle AB: ?: A bird of prey that dives down on its prey.

V) ead (דאה DAH) - Dive: KJV (4): (vf: Paal) fly - Strongs: H1675 (דָּאָה)

Nf1) ead (דאה DAH) - Daah: An unknown bird of prey. KJV (1): vulture - Strongs: H1676 (דָּאָה)

bf1) eiad (דאיה DAYH) - Dayyah: An unknown bird of prey. [df: hyd] KJV (2): vulture - Strongs: H1772 (דַּיָּה)

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Jeff Brenner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 דָּאָה noun feminine a bird of prey, possibly kite (ᵑ9 Saad Bo Hieroz. ii. 191 Di Leviticus 11:14; Aramaic דַּיְתָא, ; Late Hebrew דַּיָּה of different birds of prey; name probably from flying, swooping), Leviticus 11:14 forbidden as food; compare also Deuteronomy 14:13 וְהָרָאָה ואתהָֿאַיָּה והַדַּיָּה, where for הראה read הַדָּאָה & strike out הַדַּיָּה; so ⅏ᵐ5; compare Di l.c.

ר Reš 20th letter; = 200 in post-Biblical Hebrew. רָאָה Deuteronomy 14:13 textual error; see דָּאָה

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Gesenius' Hebrew and Chaldee Definition

דָּאָה fut. יִדְאֶה apoc. יֵדֶא Psal. 18:11, to fly; used of the rapid flight of birds of prey, Deuteronomy 28:49; Jeremiah 48:40, 49:22 of God, Psalms 18:11, וַיֵדֶא עַל־כַּנְפֵי דוּחַ “and he flew upon the wings of the wind.” (For 2 Kings 17:21 see נָדָא.) Hence דַּיָּה and

דָּאָה f. only found in Levit. 11:14 (as in the parallel place, Deuteronomy 14:13 there is דָאָה, by mistake of transcribers); some bird of prey which flies rapidly. LXX. γύψ. Vulg. milvus. Comp. Bochart, Hieroz. t. ii. p. 191.

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הַ֨דָּאָ֔ה הדאה had·dā·’āh haddā’āh haddaAh
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