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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary

Entry for Strong's #6470 - פָּעַם

Word Origin
a primitive root
Parts of Speech
Word Definition [ Brown-Drivers-Briggs | Strong ]
Brown-Driver-Briggs' Definition

1) to thrust, impel, push, beat persistently

1a) (Qal) to impel

1b) (Niphal) to be beaten, be disturbed

1c) (Hithpael) to be disturbed

Frequency Lists  [ Book | Word ]
Verse Results
KJV (5) NAS (5) HCS (5)
Genesis 1
Judges 1
Psalms 1
Daniel 2
Genesis 1
Judges 1
Psalms 1
Daniel 2
Genesis 1
Judges 1
Psalms 1
Daniel 2
v-np1cs 1
v-nw3fs 2
v-tw3fs 1
v-np1cs 1
v-nw3fs 2
v-tw3fs 1
v-np1cs 1
v-nw3fs 2
v-tw3fs 1

Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

2623) mop (פאהמ PAhM) AC: Beat CO: Bell AB: ?: A repetitive beating or sounding as the hoofs of a running horse, the beating of the heart or the ringing of a bell.

V) mop (פאהמ PAhM) - Beat: KJV (5): (vf: Paal, Niphal, Hitpael) trouble, move - Strongs: H6470 (פָּעַם)

Nf) mop (פאהמ PAhM) - Time: A continual beating of time, one moment after the other. Also a moment in time. KJV (112): time, once, now, feet, twice, step, corner, rank, oftentimes - Strongs: H6471 (פַּעֲמָה)

mm) nmop (פאהמנ PAhMN) - Bell: From its rhythmic ringing. KJV (7): bell - Strongs: H6472 (פַּעֲמוֹן)

AHL Definitions Copyright: ©1999-2020
Jeff Brenner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 [מָּעַם] verb thrust, impel (probably originally strike, hit, see derivatives, and Phoenician פעם foot); —

Qal Infinitive construct suffix לְפַעֲמוֺ Judges 13:25 the spirit of ׳י began to impel him.

Niph`al be distrurbed, Perfect 1 singular נִפְעַמְתִּי Psalm 77:5; Imperfect 3 feminine singular וַתִּמָּ֫עֶם רוּחוֺ Genesis 41:8; Daniel 2:3; so

Hithpa`el Imperfect 3 feminine singular וַתִּתְמָּ֫עֶם רוּחוֺ Daniel 2:1.

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Gesenius' Hebrew and Chaldee Definition


(1)  to strike, to beat, whence פַּעַם an anvil, and פַּעֲמוֹן bell, also to strike with the foot, to tread, whence פַּעַם a step, a foot.

(2) Metaph. to impel, to urge any one (used of the Spirit of God), Judges 13:25.

Niphal, to be agitated, disturbed, Genesis 41:8; Daniel 2:3; Psalms 77:5.

Hithpael, id. Daniel 2:1.

Derivatives, the two nouns immediately following.

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List of Word Forms
וַתִּפָּ֣עֶם וַתִּתְפָּ֣עֶם ותפעם ותתפעם לְפַעֲמ֖וֹ לפעמו נִ֝פְעַ֗מְתִּי נפעמתי lə·p̄a·‘ă·mōw lefaaMo ləp̄a‘ămōw nifAmti nip̄‘amtî nip̄·‘am·tî vattipPaem vattitPaem wat·tip·pā·‘em wat·tiṯ·pā·‘em wattippā‘em wattiṯpā‘em
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