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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary

Entry for Strong's #4055 - מֵד

mad, mêd
mad, made  
Word Origin
from (04058)
Parts of Speech
Noun Masculine
Word Definition [ Brown-Drivers-Briggs | Strong ]
Brown-Driver-Briggs' Definition

1) measure, cloth garment

1a) measure

1b) cloth, carpet

1c) garment (outer)

Greek Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 2440 ‑ ἱμάτιον (him‑at'‑ee‑on);  5509 ‑ χιτών (khee‑tone');  
Frequency Lists  [ Book | Word ]
Verse Results
KJV (12) NAS (12) HCS (11)
Leviticus 1
Judges 2
1 Samuel 4
2 Samuel 2
Job 1
Psalms 1
Jeremiah 1
Leviticus 1
Judges 2
1 Samuel 4
2 Samuel 2
Job 1
Psalms 1
Jeremiah 1
Leviticus 1
Judges 2
1 Samuel 4
2 Samuel 1
Job 1
Psalms 1
Jeremiah 1
n-cmp 1
n-cmp 1
n-cmp 1

Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

1280) dm (מד MD) AC: Stretch CO: Carpet AB: Continue: The pictograph m is a picture of water, the d is a picture of a tent door. Combined these mean "water at the door". A carpet was stretched out to cover the dirt floor of the tent. A bowl of water was located at the door so that one could wash his feet before stepping on the carpet. A garment as a rectangular piece of cloth, similar to a carpet, used as a covering for the body.

A) dm (מד MD) AC: ? CO: Carpet AB: ?

Nm ) dm (מד MD) - I. Carpet: II. Garment:A rectangular piece of cloth, similar to a carpet, used as clothing. III. Length:From the length of the garment, Also used as a measurement. KJV (12): garment, armour, measure, raiment, judgment, clothes - Strongs: H4055 (מֵד)

Nf1) edm (מדה MDH) - I. Garment: II. Length:From the length of the garment, also as a measurement. III. Tax:A measured amount. [Hebrew and Aramaic] KJV (59): measure, piece, stature, size, meteyard, garment, tribute, wide, toll, tribute - Strongs: H4060 (מִדָּה), H4061 (מִדָּה)

jm) nfdm (מדונ MDWN) - Length: From the length of a garment. KJV (1): stature - Strongs: H4067 (מָדוֹן)

km) dmm (ממד MMD) - Length: From the length of a garment. KJV (1): measures - Strongs: H4461 (מֵמָד)

B) ddm (מדד MDD) AC: Measure CO: Long AB: ?: From the length of the garment as a measurement.

V) ddm (מדד MDD) - Measure: KJV (51): (vf: Paal, Niphal, Piel) measure, mete, stretch - Strongs: H4058 (מָדַד)

Nm) ddm (מדד MDD) - Long: KJV (1): gone - Strongs: H4059 (מִדַּד)

J) dfm (מוד MWD) AC: Measure CO: ? AB: ?: From the length of the garment as a measurement.

V) dfm (מוד MWD) - Measure: KJV (1): (vf: Piel) measure - Strongs: H4128 (מוֹד)

K) fdm (מדו MDW) AC: ? CO: Garment AB: ?

Nm ) fdm (מדו MDW) - Garment: KJV (2): garment - Strongs: H4063 (מָדוּ)

M) dim (מיד MYD) AC: ? CO: ? AB: Continue: A stretching out of time.

bm) dimt (תמיד TMYD) - Continually: KJV (104): continually, continual, daily, always, ever, perpetual, evermore, never - Strongs: H8548 (תָּמִיד)

AHL Definitions Copyright: ©1999-2019
Jeff Brenner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 [מַד] noun masculine 1 Samuel 4:12 measure, also cloth garment (as extended, wide); — suffix מַדּוֺ Psalm 109:18; מִדּוֺ Leviticus 6:3; 2 Samuel 20:8 (מִדָּהּ Job 11:9, see below מִדָּה); plural מִדִּין Judges 5:10 (see below), 2 Samuel 21:20 Kt (Qr מָדוֺן; read perhaps מִדָּה, see 1 Chronicles 20:6, compare Dr); suffix מִדַּיִךְ Jeremiah 13:25; מַדָּיו 1 Samuel 4:12 4t.; —

1 measure (only plural) = apportionment Jeremiah 13:25, מְנָָֽתמִֿדַּיִךְ (of lot of Judah, "" גּוֺרָל); compare literally 2 Samuel 21:20 Kt (but see מִדָּה).

2 perhaps cloth, carpet (for sitting on), Judges 5:10 (so most, conjecture from context; on plural in ן, see Ges§ 87, l. a).

3 garment, outer garment Judges 3:16; 1 Samuel 4:12, compare (simile) Psalm 109:18; of fighting-attire 1 Samuel 17:38 (with verb הִלְבִּשׁ), 1 Samuel 17:39; 1 Samuel 18:4; 2 Samuel 20:8 ("" לְבוּשׁ); of priest's garment וְלָבַשׁ הַכֹּהֵן מִדּוֺ בַד Leviticus 6:3; compare [מָדוּ, מַדְוֶה] below מדה.

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List of Word Forms
וּמַדָּ֕יו וּמַדָּ֣יו ומדיו כְּמַ֫דּ֥וֹ כמדו לְמַדָּ֔יו לְמַדָּ֜יו למדיו מִדִּ֛ין מִדַּ֛יִךְ מִדָּ֑הּ מִדּ֣וֹ מַדָּ֔יו מדה מדו מדיו מדיך מדין kə·mad·dōw keMadDo kəmaddōw lə·mad·dāw lemadDav ləmaddāw mad·dāw madDav maddāw mid·da·yiḵ mid·dāh mid·dîn mid·dōw midDah middāh midDayich middayiḵ midDin middîn midDo middōw ū·mad·dāw umadDav ūmaddāw
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