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Entry for Strong's #8537 - תֹּם

Word Origin
from (08552)
Parts of Speech
Noun Masculine
Word Definition [ Brown-Drivers-Briggs | Strong ]
Brown-Driver-Briggs' Definition

1) integrity, completeness

1a) completeness, fulness

1b) innocence, simplicity

1c) integrity

Greek Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 225 ‑ ἀλήθεια (al‑ay'‑thi‑a);  299 ‑ ἄμωμος (am'‑o‑mos);  572 ‑ ἁπλότης (hap‑lot'‑ace);  1212 ‑ δῆλος (day'‑los);  2513 ‑ καθαρός (kath‑ar‑os');  3741 ‑ ὅσιος (hos'‑ee‑os);  3742 ‑ ὁσιότης (hos‑ee‑ot'‑ace);  3350 ‑ μετοικεσία (met‑oy‑kes‑ee'‑ah);  575 ‑ ἀπό (apo');  
Frequency Lists  [ Book | Word ]
Verse Results
KJV (23) NAS (23) HCS (23)
Genesis 2
2 Samuel 1
1 Kings 2
2 Chronicles 1
Job 2
Psalms 7
Proverbs 7
Isaiah 1
Genesis 2
2 Samuel 1
1 Kings 2
2 Chronicles 1
Job 2
Psalms 7
Proverbs 7
Isaiah 1
Genesis 2
2 Samuel 1
1 Kings 2
2 Chronicles 1
Job 2
Psalms 7
Proverbs 7
Isaiah 1
n-cms 5
n-cmsc 3
n-cms 6
n-cmsc 5
n-cms 6
n-cmsc 5

Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

1496) mt (תמ TM) AC: Fill CO: ? AB: Whole: Someone or something that is whole, complete or full. One who is mature and upright as one who is whole.

A) mt (תמ TM) AC: Fill CO: ? AB: Whole

Nm ) mt (תמ TM) - Whole: KJV (13): perfect, undefiled, plain, upright - Strongs: H8535 (תָּם)

B) mmt (תממ TMM) AC: ? CO: ? AB: Whole

V) mmt (תממ TMM) - Whole: KJV (64): (vf: Paal, Niphal, Hiphil, Hitpael) consume, end, finish, clean, upright, spent, perfect, done, fail, accomplish - Strongs: H8552 (תָּמַם)

bm) mimt (תמימ TMYM) - Whole: KJV (91): without blemish, perfect, upright, without spot, uprightly, whole, sincere, complete, full - Strongs: H8549 (תָּמִים)

D) mat (תאמ TAM) AC: ? CO: Double AB: ?: In the sense of being full.

V) mat (תאמ TAM) - Double: Also to bear twins as doubles. KJV (6): (vf: Paal, Hiphil) couple, twins - Strongs: H8382 (תָּאַם)

cm) mfat (תאומ TAWM) - Twins: KJV (4): twins - Strongs: H8380 (תָּאֹם)

H) emt (תמה TMH) AC: ? CO: ? AB: Amazed: A full and overwhelmed mind.

V) emt (תמה TMH) - Marvel: To see or perceive a full sight such as a wonder or miracle. KJV (9): (vf: Paal, Hitpael) marvel, wonder, marvelously, astony, amaze - Strongs: H8539 (תָּמַהּ)

Nm) emt (תמה TMH) - Wonder: [Aramaic only] KJV (3): wonder - Strongs: H8540 (תְּמַהּ)

jm) nfemt (תמהונ TMHWN) - Confusion: In the sense of overfilled. KJV (2): astonishment - Strongs: H8541 (תִּמָּהוֹן)

J) mft (תומ TWM) AC: ? CO: ? AB: Mature

Nm ) mft (תומ TWM) - Whole: Someone or something that is whole, complete, full. One who is mature. KJV (23): integrity, upright, venture, full, perfect, simplicity - Strongs: H8537 (תֹּם)

Nf1) emft (תומה TWMH) - Maturity: KJV (5): integrity - Strongs: H8538 (תֻּמָּה)

km) mftm (מתומ MTWM) - Mature: KJV (4): soundness, men - Strongs: H4974 (מְתֹם)

L) mti (יתמ YTM) AC: ? CO: Orphan AB: ?: One that is not full.

cm) mfti (יתומ YTWM) - Orphan: KJV (42): fatherless, orphan - Strongs: H3490 (יָתוֹם)

Adopted Roots:

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Jeff Brenner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 תֹּם noun [masculine] completeness, integrity; — תֹּם absolute Proverbs 10:20 +; construct Job 4:6; Psalm 78:72, construct also תָּםֿ Proverbs 13:6 4t.; suffix תֻּמִּי Psalm 26:1 11t. suffix; plural תֻּמִּים Exodus 28:30 3t.; suffix תֻּמֶּיךָ Deuteronomy 33:8; —

1 completeness, fullness : כְּתֻמָּם Isaiah 47:9 according to their full measure; בְּעֶצֶם תֻּמּוֺ Job 21:23 in his very completeness.

2 innocence, simplicity: הלכיםלתמם 2 Samuel 15:11; מֶשַׁךְ בַּקֶּשֶׁת לְתֻמּוֺ 1 Kings 22:34 2 Chronicles 18:33, i.e. without definite aim.

3 integrity: תֹּם לֵבָב integrity of mind Genesis 20:5,6 (E), 1 Kings 9:4; Psalm 78:72; Psalm 101:2; תָּםדֶּֿרֶךְ Proverbs 13:6; Job 4:6; (הת)הלך בַּתֹּם Proverbs 10:9, בְּתֻמּוֺ Proverbs 19:1; Proverbs 20:7; Proverbs 28:6, בְּתֻמִּי Psalm 26:1; Psalm 26:11; הֹלְכֵי תֹם Proverbs 2:7; תֹּם וָישֶׁר Psalm 25:21; בְּתֻמִּי Psalm 41:13; כְּתֻמִּי Psalm 7:9; מָעוֺזלַתֹּם Proverbs 10:29.

4 תֻּמִּים in אוּרִים וְתֻמִּים (meaning dubious, see, אורים) Deuteronomy 33:8; Exodus 28:30 (P) Leviticus 8:8 (P), Ezra 2:63 = Nehemiah 7:65; + 1 Samuel 14:41 (for תָּמִים) We Dr Bu HPS; also Hosea 3:4 (for תרפים Che JQ. July 1899,564 and Hosea 4:5 (תֻּמֶּ֑יךָ for אִמֶּ֑ךָ) Ruben JQ. April 1899,44 Che l.c.

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Gesenius' Hebrew and Chaldee Definition

תֹּם (once תּוֹם Proverbs 10:9) followed by Makk. תָּס־, with suffix תֻּמִּי (from the root תָּמַם), m. integrity, wholeness.

(1) of number and measure, fulness, Isaiah 47:9, כְּתֻמָּם “in full measure.”

(2) of fortune, welfare, safety, prosperity, i.q. שָׁלוֹם. Job 21:23, בְּעֶצֶם תֻּמּוֹ “in his very prosperity;” Psalms 41:13.

(3) integrity of mind, innocence. תָּס־לֵבָב integrity of heart, Genesis 20:5, Genesis 20:6הָלַךְ בְּתֹם Proverbs 10:9, and בְּתֻמּוֹ Psalms 26:1, to live uprightly. Used of simplicity of mind, which is opposed to mischief and ill-design, 1 Kings 22:34, “he drew a bow לְתֻמּוֹ in his simplicity,” without any evil purpose; 2 Samuel 15:11, הֹלְכִים לְתֻמָּם “going (with him) with a simple mind” (not conscious of an evil design).

(4) pl. תֻּמִּים [Thummim], truth (LXX. ἀλήθεια), see אוּרִים No. 1, b.

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List of Word Forms
בְּ֭תֻמִּי בְּתָם־ בְּתֻמִּ֣י בְּתֻמִּ֥י בְּתֻמּ֑וֹ בְּתֻמּ֣וֹ בְתָם־ בַּ֭תֹּם בתם בתם־ בתמו בתמי וְתֹ֣ם וּכְתֻמִּ֣י וכתמי ותם כְּתֹ֣ם כְּתֻמָּם֙ כתם כתמם לְתֻמָּ֑ם לְתֻמּ֔וֹ לַ֭תֹּם לתם לתמו לתמם תָּם־ תֹּ֖ם תֹּם־ תֹֽם׃ תֻּמּ֑וֹ תם תם־ תם׃ תמו bat·tōm Battom battōm bə·ṯām- ḇə·ṯām- bə·ṯum·mî bə·ṯum·mōw bəṯām- ḇəṯām- betom betumMi bəṯummî betumMo bəṯummōw kə·ṯōm kə·ṯum·mām keTom kəṯōm ketumMam kəṯummām lat·tōm Lattom lattōm lə·ṯum·mām lə·ṯum·mōw letumMam ləṯummām letumMo ləṯummōw tām- tom tōm ṯōm tōm- tum·mōw tumMo tummōw ū·ḵə·ṯum·mî uchetumMi ūḵəṯummî vetom wə·ṯōm wəṯōm
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