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Entry for Strong's #5475 - סוֹד

Word Origin
from (03245)
Parts of Speech
Noun Masculine
Word Definition [ Brown-Drivers-Briggs | Strong ]
Brown-Driver-Briggs' Definition

1) council, counsel, assembly

1a) council (of familiar conversation)

1a1) divan, circle (of familiar friends)

1a2) assembly, company

1b) counsel

1b1) counsel (itself)

1b2) secret counsel

1b3) familiar converse, intimacy (with God)

Greek Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 1012 ‑ βουλή (boo‑lay');  1106 ‑ γνώμη (gno'‑may);  1984 ‑ ἐπισκοπή (ep‑is‑kop‑ay');  4864 ‑ συναγωγή (soon‑ag‑o‑gay');  4892 ‑ συνέδριον (soon‑ed'‑ree‑on );  4963 ‑ συστροφή (soos‑trof‑ay');  5287 ‑ ὑπόστασις (hoop‑os'‑tas‑is);  
Frequency Lists  [ Book | Word ]
Verse Results
KJV (21) NAS (20) HCS (21)
Genesis 1
Job 3
Psalms 6
Proverbs 5
Jeremiah 4
Ezekiel 1
Amos 1
Genesis 1
Job 2
Psalms 6
Proverbs 5
Jeremiah 4
Ezekiel 1
Amos 1
Genesis 1
Job 3
Psalms 6
Proverbs 5
Jeremiah 4
Ezekiel 1
Amos 1

Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

1326) dx (סד SD) AC: Level CO: Field AB: ?: A level piece of ground for planting crops or setting up tents or structures. (eng: sod)

A) dx (סד SD) AC: Level CO: Field AB: ?

Nm ) dx (סד SD) - Stocks: A level beam for holding the feet prisoners. KJV (2): stocks - Strongs: H5465 (סַד)

am) dxm (מסד MSD) - Foundation: A level place. KJV (1): foundation - Strongs: H4527 (מַסַּד)

pf1) emdx (סדמה SDMH) - Field: A level place. [df: hmrV] KJV (7): field, blast - Strongs: H7709 (שְׁדֵמָה), H8309 (שְׁרֵמוֹת)

sm ) nidx (סדינ SDYN) - Sheet: As a level garment when laid out. KJV (4): sheet, fine linen - Strongs: H5466 (סָדִין)

B) ddx (סדד SDD) AC: Harrow CO: Field AB: ?: A level piece of ground.

V) ddx (סדד SDD) - Harrow: To level a field by using a harrow. [df: ddV] KJV (3): (vf: Piel) harrow, break clods - Strongs: H7702 (שָׂדַד)

G) dex (סהד SHD) AC: ? CO: ? AB: Testimony: A record that lays a foundation of truth about an event.

Nm) dex (סהד SHD) - Testimony: [df: dhV] KJV (1): record - Strongs: H7717 (שָׂהֵד)

H) edx (סדה SDH) AC: ? CO: Field AB: : A level plot of ground.

Nm) edx (סדה SDH) - Field: [df: hdV ydV] KJV (333): field, country, land, wild, ground, soil - Strongs: H7704 (שָׂדַי)

J) dfx (סוד SWD) AC: ? CO: Counsel AB: ?: A group of elders of the tribe who sit in counsel as the foundation to the tribe.

Nm) dfx (סוד SWD) - Counsel: An assembly of persons who counsel another or a people. KJV (21): secret, counsel, assembly, inward - Strongs: H5475 (סוֹד)

L) dxi (יסד YSD) AC: ? CO: Foundation AB: ?: The foundation of a place such as of a building, time as the beginning, or a group as the elders of the tribe who sit in counsel.

V) dxi (יסד YSD) - Found: To lay a foundation of a house, place or plan. KJV (42): (vf: Paal, Niphal, Hophal, Pual, Piel) foundation, lay, founded, ordain, counsel, establish, appoint, instruct, set, sure - Strongs: H3245 (יָסַד)

am) dxfm (מוסד MWSD) - Foundation: A level place for building a house. KJV (5): foundation - Strongs: H4143 (מוּסָד), H4144 (מוֹסָד)

af1) edxfm (מוסדה MWSDH) - Foundation: KJV (11): foundation, grounded - Strongs: H4145 (מוּסָדָה), H4146 (מֹסָדָה)

cf) dfxi (יסוד YSWD) - Foundation: KJV (20): foundation, bottom, repairing - Strongs: H3247 (יְסוֹד)

dm) dfxi (יסוד YSWD) - Begin: A foundation to an activity. KJV (1): began - Strongs: H3246 (יְסֻד)

df1) edfxi (יסודה YSWDH) - Foundation: A city or place that has been founded. KJV (1): foundation - Strongs: H3248 (יְסוּדָה)

kof1) edxfim (מיוסדה MYWSDH) - Foundation: KJV (1): foundation - Strongs: H4328 (מְיֻסָּדָה)

M) dix (סיד SYD) AC: ? CO: Plaster AB: ?: A limestone plaster is made for the floor of buildings to form a smooth and level surface.

V) dix (סיד SYD) - Plaster: [df: dyV] KJV (2): (vf: Paal) plaister - Strongs: H7874 (שִׂיד)

Nm ) dix (סיד SYD) - Lime: A chalky white powder used for making plaster. [df: dyV] KJV (4): plaster, lime - Strongs: H7875 (שִׂיד)

AHL Definitions Copyright: ©1999-2020
Jeff Brenner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 סוֺד noun [masculine] council, counsel; — ׳ס absolute Proverbs 11:13 +; construct Jeremiah 6:11 +; suffix סוֺדִי Jeremiah 23:22; Job 19:19; סוֺדוֺ Amos 3:7; Proverbs 3:32; סֹדָם Genesis 49:6; —

1 council, in familiar conversation; —

a. divan or circle of familiar friends, בַּחוּרִים׳ס Jeremiah 6:11, משׂחקים׳מ Jeremiah 15:17; ׳מְתֵי סוֺדִ Job 19:19 men of my intimate circle; ׅ׳עמד בסוד (י Jeremiah 23:18,22 in the intimate circle of ׳י; בסוד אלוה Job 15:8; in bad sense, מְרֵעִים׳ס Psalm 64:3.

b. assembly, company, יְשָׁרִים׳ס Psalm 111:1 ("" עֵדָה; סוֺד עמי Ezekiel 13:9; קדשׁים׳ס Psalm 89:8 (of angels); in bad sense, בסוד בא Genesis 49:6 ("" קהל).

2 counsel, taken by those in familiar conversation:

a. counsel itself, מחשׁבות באין סוד Proverbs 15:22 thoughts without counsel; of intimate friendship, Psalm 55:15 נַמְתִּיק סוֺד; in bad sense, of crafty plotting Psalm 83:4 יַעֲרִימוּ סוֺד

b. secret counsel, which may be revealed (גלה), Amos 3:7; Proverbs 11:13; Proverbs 20:19; Proverbs 25:9.

c. familiar converse with God, intimacy, ׳י׳ליראיו ס Psalm 25:14 intimacy with ׳י have those who fear him ("" ברית), אתיֿשׁרים סודוֺ Proverbs 3:22 with the upright is his intimacy; here also Job 29:4 (si vera lectio) Di De and others; Siegf Du compare Buhl Lex בְּסֹךְ when Eloah sheltered my tent.

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Gesenius' Hebrew and Chaldee Definition

סוֹד m. prop. a couch, cushion, triclinium, on which persons recline (for יְסוֹד, Arab. وَسَادُ a cushion, a pillow, from יָסַד Niph. No. 2, which see). Henee

(1) a sitting together, an assembly, either of friends familiarly conversing, Jeremiah 6:11, 15:17 or of judges consulting together (hence used of God as consulting with the powers above, [God’s counsels all proceed from himself; He may communicate them to others, but he does not consult with them], Psal. 89:8 Job 15:8; Jeremiah 23:18); or of the wicked debating evil counsels, Psal. 64:3 [of the upright] 111:l.

(2) deliberation, counsel, Proverbs 15:22, בְּאֵין סוֹד “without deliberation;” opp. to בְּרֹב יוֹעֲצִים Psal. 83:4.

(3) familiar conversation, familiar acquaintance, Psalms 55:15. Job 19:19, מְתֵי סוֹדִי “my familiar acquaintance.” סוֹד יְהֹוָה familiar acquaintance with Jehovah, i.e. his favour. [There is no reason for departing in this phrase from the ordinary meaning, counsel.]. Psalms 25:14; Proverbs 3:32; Job 29:4.

(4) a secret; whence גִּלָּה סוֹד, גָּלָה to reveal a secret, Proverbs 11:13, 20:19 25:9 Amos 3:7.

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List of Word Forms
בְּס֖וֹד בְּס֣וֹד בְּס֥וֹד בְּס֧וֹד בְּסֹדָם֙ בְּסוֹדִ֑י בְּסוֹד־ בְסוֹד־ בסדם בסוד בסוד־ בסודי הַבְס֣וֹד הבסוד וְס֖וֹד וסוד מִסּ֣וֹד מסוד ס֑וֹד ס֣וֹד ס֥וֹד סּ֑וֹד סּ֭וֹד סוֹד֔וֹ סוֹדִ֑י סוֹדֽוֹ׃ סוד סודו סודו׃ סודי bə·sō·ḏām bə·sō·w·ḏî bə·sō·wḏ bə·sō·wḏ- ḇə·sō·wḏ- beSod besoDam bəsōḏām besoDi bəsōwḏ bəsōwḏ- ḇəsōwḏ- bəsōwḏî haḇ·sō·wḏ haḇsōwḏ havSod mis·sō·wḏ misSod missōwḏ sō·w·ḏî sō·w·ḏōw sō·wḏ Sod soDi soDo sōwḏ sōwḏî sōwḏōw veSod wə·sō·wḏ wəsōwḏ
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