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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary

Entry for Strong's #4406 - מִלָּה

Word Origin
corresponding to (04405)
Parts of Speech
Noun Feminine
Word Definition [ Brown-Drivers-Briggs | Strong ]
Brown-Driver-Briggs' Definition

1) word, thing

1a) word, utterance, command

1b) thing, affair, matter

Frequency Lists  [ Book | Word ]
Verse Results
KJV (24) NAS (22) HCS (23)
Daniel 22
Daniel 20
Daniel 23
n-cfs 3
n-cfsc 3
n-cfsd 13
n-cfs 3
n-cfsc 3
n-cfsd 10
n-cfs 3
n-cfsc 3
n-cfsd 10

Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

1288) lm (מל ML) AC: Speak CO: Word AB: Continue: A continuation of segments, which fill the whole.

A) lm (מל ML) AC: ? CO: Word AB: ?: A chain of words blended together to form sentences.

Nf1) elm (מלה MLH) - Word: [Hebrew and Aramaic] KJV (62): word, speech, say, speaking, byword, matter, speak, talking - Strongs: H4405 (מִלֶּה), H4406 (מִלָּה)

B) llm (מלל MLL) AC: Speak CO: Ear AB: ?: A chain of words blended together to form sentences.

V) llm (מלל MLL) - Speak: [Hebrew and Aramaic] KJV (10): (vf: Paal, Piel) speak, utter, say - Strongs: H4448 (מָלַל), H4449 (מְלַל)

bf1) elilm (מלילה MLYLH) - |kjv: ear - Strongs: H4425 (מְלִילָה)

C) lma (אמל AML) AC: Speak CO: Word AB: ?: Chain or words to form a sentence. Also a sickness as a break in the chain of the body.

V) lma (אמל AML) - Speak: [Hebrew and Aramaic] [df: rma] KJV (5379): (vf: Paal, Niphal, Hiphil, Hitpael) say, speak, answer, command, tell, call, promise - Strongs: H559 (אָמַר), H560 (אֲמַר)

Nm ) lma (אמל AML) - Word: [df: rma] KJV (49): word, speech, saying, appointed, answer - Strongs: H561 (אֵמֶר)

Nf1 ) elma (אמלה AMLH) - Word: [df: hrma] KJV (37): word, speech, commandment - Strongs: H565 (אֶמְרָה)

am ) lam (מאמל MAML) - Word: [df: rmam] KJV (3): commandment, decree - Strongs: H3982 (מַאֲמָר), H3983 (מֵאמַר)

bm ) lima (אמיל AMYL) - Branch: The conglomeration of branches of the tree. [df: ryma] KJV (2): bough, branch - Strongs: H534 (אָמִיר)

gm ) lmfa (אומל AWML) - Word: [df: rma] KJV (6): word, speech, thing, promise - Strongs: H562 (אֹמֶר)

km ) lmam (מאמל MAML) - Word: [Aramaic only] [df: rmam] KJV (2): appointment, word - Strongs: H3983 (מֵאמַר)

E) alm (מלא MLA) AC: Fill CO: Firstfruits AB: ?: A conglomeration of ingredients for filling up something.

V) alm (מלא MLA) - Fill: [Hebrew and Aramaic] [df: arm] KJV (253): (vf: Paal, Niphal, Hiphil, Hitpael, Pual, Piel, Participle) fill, full, fulfill, consecrate, accomplish, replenish, wholly, set, expire, fully, gather, overflow, satisfy, filthy, lift - Strongs: H4390 (מָלָא), H4391 (מְלָא), H4754 (מָרָא)

Nm ) alm (מלא MLA) - I. Full: II. Lord:As one who is full of authority. [Aramaic only] [df: arm]KJV (69): full, fill child, fully, much, multitude, worth, lord - Strongs: H4392 (מָלֵא), H4756 (מָרֵא)

Nf1 ) ealm (מלאה MLAH) - Firstfruits: In the sense of a great filling. KJV (3): fruit, fruit, fullness - Strongs: H4395 (מְלֵאָה)

Nf2) talm (מלאת MLAT) - Full: KJV (1): fitly - Strongs: H4402 (מִלֵּאת)

bm) ailm (מליא MLYA) - Fatling: In the sense of being full. [df: ayrm] KJV (8): fatling, fat, fed - Strongs: H4806 (מְרִיא)

cm ) aflm (מלוא MLWA) - Filling: [df: wlm] KJV (37): full, fullness, therein, all, fill, handful, multitude - Strongs: H4393 (מְלוֹ)

edm ) aflim (מילוא MYLWA) - Filling: KJV (15): consecration, set - Strongs: H4394 (מִלֻּאִים)

edf1) eaflim (מילואה MYLWAH) - Setting: A recess for filling with a stone or other ornament. [df: halm] KJV (3): inclosing, setting - Strongs: H4396 (מִלֻּאָה)

F) lme (המל HML) AC: ? CO: Speech AB: ?

df1 ) elfme (המולה HMWLH) - Speech: KJV (2): tumult, speech - Strongs: H1999 (הֲמוּלָּה)

G) lem (מהל MHL) AC: Mix CO: ? AB: ?: A filling with another substance.

V) lem (מהל MHL) - Mix: KJV (1): (vf: Paal, Participle) mix - Strongs: H4107 (מָהַל)

J) lfm (מול MWL) AC: ? CO: Front AB: ?: The front of a long series of the same. The past is seen as "in front" in ancient Hebrew thought because the past can be seen while the future is unseen and therefore behind.

V) lfm (מול MWL) - Circumcise: A cutting of the front part of the male member. KJV (36): (vf: Paal, Niphal, Hiphil) circumcise, destroy, cut, need - Strongs: H4135 (מוּל)

Nm) lfm (מול MWL) - Before: The front of time or a place. KJV (36): against, toward, before, forefront, from, with - Strongs: H4136 (מֻל)

Nf1) elfm (מולה MWLH) - Circumcision: The removal of the front part of the male member. KJV (1): circumcision - Strongs: H4139 (מוּלָה)

im) lfmt (תמול TMWL) - Before: The front of time or a place. KJV (23): yesterday - Strongs: H8543 (תְּמֹל)

nim) lfmta (אתמול ATMWL) - Before: The front of time or a place. KJV (8): yesterday, before, old, late - Strongs: H865 (אֶתְמוּל)

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Jeff Brenner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 מִלָּה noun feminine word, thing; — absolute ׳מ Daniel 2:9 +, construct מִלַּת Daniel 2:10 +; emphatic Daniel 2:5 +, ָ  א, Daniel 2:8 +; plural absolute מִלּין Daniel 7:1,25, construct מִלֵּי Daniel 5:10, emphatic מִלַּיָּא Daniel 7:11,16; —

1 word, utterance Daniel 4:28; Daniel 6:15, plural Daniel 5:10; Daniel 7:11,25; in bad sense, כִדְבָח וּשְׁחִיתָה׳מ Daniel 2:9, מִלַּיָּא רַבְרְבָתָא Daniel 7:11 (compare רַבְרְבָן alone Daniel 7:8; Daniel 7:20); word of God's judgment Daniel 4:30; = command Daniel 2:5,8; Daniel 3:22,28; Daniel 6:13.

2 thing, affair, matter: Daniel 2:10 (twice in verse); Daniel 2:11,15,17,23; Daniel 5:15,26; Daniel 7:28 (twice in verse), plural Daniel 7:1; Daniel 7:16.

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Gesenius' Hebrew and Chaldee Definition

מִלָּה f. pl. ־ִים and ־ִין (from the root מָלַל).

(1) word, speech, i.q. דָּבָר, a word of frequent use in the Aramean (Syr. ܡܶܠܬܐܳ; in the Old Test. only used in poetry, and, besides Proverbs 23:9; Psalms 19:5, 139:4 2 Samuel 23:2, only found in the book of Job, 6:26 8:10 13:17 23:5 32:15 36:2. Figuratively, the object of discourse; specially, in derision; Job 30:9, וָאֱהִי לָהֶם לְמִלָּה.

(2) a thing, like דָּבָר, Job 32:11.

מִלָּה f. Chald., emphat. st. מִלְּתָא; pl. מִלִּין.

(1) a word, speech, Daniel 4:28, 30 5:15.

(2) a thing, Daniel 2:8, 15, 17.

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List of Word Forms
וּמִלְּתָ֖א וּמִלְּתָ֨א וּמִלִּ֗ין וּמִלַּ֤ת וּמִלָּ֨ה ומלה ומלין ומלת ומלתא מִלְּתָ֑א מִלְּתָ֔א מִלְּתָ֖א מִלְּתָ֛א מִלְּתָ֣א מִלְּתָ֥א מִלְּתָֽא׃ מִלְּתָא֙ מִלְּתָא֮ מִלִּ֖ין מִלֵּ֤י מִלַּ֣ת מִלַּ֤ת מִלַּ֥ת מִלַּיָּ֖א מִלַּיָּ֣א מִלָּ֤ה מלה מלי מליא מלין מלת מלתא מלתא׃ mil·lāh mil·laṯ mil·lay·yā mil·lê mil·lə·ṯā mil·lîn milLah millāh millaiYa milLat millaṯ millayyā millê milLei milleTa milləṯā milLin millîn ū·mil·lāh ū·mil·laṯ ū·mil·lə·ṯā ū·mil·lîn umilLah ūmillāh umilLat ūmillaṯ umilleTa ūmilləṯā umilLin ūmillîn
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