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Entry for Strong's #4060 - מִדָּה

Transliteration
middâh
Phonetics
mid-daw'  
Word Origin
from (04055)
Parts of Speech
Noun Feminine
TWOT
1146b
Word Definition [ Brown-Drivers-Briggs | Strong ]
Brown-Driver-Briggs' Definition

1) measure, measurement, stature, size, garment

1a) measure, act of measurement

1b) measurement, size

1c) measured portion, extent

1d) garment

2) (BDB) tribute

Greek Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 706 ‑ ἀριθμός (ar‑ith‑mos');  1292 ‑ διάστημα (dee‑as'‑tay‑mah);  1742 ‑ ἔνδυμα (en'‑doo‑mah);  2476 ‑ ἵστημι (his'‑tay‑mee);  3358 ‑ μέτρον (met'‑ron);  5308 ‑ ὑψηλός (hoop‑say‑los');  5411 ‑ φόρος (for'‑os);  
Frequency Lists  [ Book | Word ]
Verse Results
KJV (55) NAS (56) HCS (52)
Exodus 4
Leviticus 1
Numbers 1
Joshua 1
1 Kings 4
1 Chronicles 3
2 Chronicles 1
Nehemiah 8
Job 1
Psalms 2
Isaiah 1
Jeremiah 2
Ezekiel 23
Zechariah 1
Exodus 4
Leviticus 1
Numbers 1
Joshua 1
1 Kings 4
1 Chronicles 3
2 Chronicles 1
Nehemiah 8
Job 1
Psalms 2
Isaiah 1
Jeremiah 2
Ezekiel 23
Zechariah 1
Exodus 4
Leviticus 1
Numbers 1
2 Samuel 1
1 Kings 4
1 Chronicles 2
Nehemiah 8
Job 1
Psalms 2
Isaiah 1
Jeremiah 2
Ezekiel 24
Zechariah 1
BYZ TIS TR
k-wlq 1
n-cfp 9
n-cfpc 4
n-cfs 36
n-cfsc 4
k-wlq 1
n-cfp 9
n-cfpc 4
n-cfs 36
n-cfsc 4
k-wlq 1
n-cfp 9
n-cfpc 4
n-cfs 36
n-cfsc 4
NA WH


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: ©1999-2013
Jeff Brenner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 I. מִדָּה noun feminine measure, measurement, stature, size, garment (mostly late) — ׳מ Exodus 26:2 35t.; construct מִדַּת Ezekiel 40:21 2t.; plural מִדּוֺת Ezekiel 41:17 12t.; מִדּוֺתָיו Psalm 133:2; מִדּוֺתֶיהָ Ezekiel 48:16; —

1 measure, act of measurement, i.e. long measure Ezekiel 41:17 (strike out Co), Ezekiel 42:15; Ezekiel 48:30,33; compare Joshua 3:4 (P), 1 Chronicles 23:29, see also Leviticus 19:35 (H); once of liquid measure, figurative, Job 28:25; ׳קַו֯ה הַמּ Jeremiah 31:39 measuring-line; ׳חֶבֶל מ Zechariah 2:5 ( id.); ׳קְנֵה הַמּ measuring-reed Ezekiel 40:3,5; Ezekiel 42:16 (strike out Co), Ezekiel 42:16; Ezekiel 42:17; Ezekiel 42:18; Ezekiel 42:19.

2 measurement, size of curtains in tabernacle Exodus 26:2,8; Exodus 36:9,15 (all P); compare 1 Kings 6:25; 1 Kings 7:37 (both "" קֶצֶב), 1 Kings 7:9; 1 Kings 7:11; 2 Chronicles 3:3; Ezekiel 40:10 (twice in verse); Ezekiel 40:21,22,24,28,29,32,33,35; Ezekiel 43:13; Ezekiel 46:22; Ezekiel 48:16; once of time, מִדַּת יָמַי Psalm 39:5; probably also Job 11:9 (figurative of God's wisdom) where מִדָּהּ = מִדָּתָהּ, compare Sta§ 347, approximately 2; בֵּית מִדּוֺת = house of size Jeremiah 22:14; אִישׁ מִדָּה = man of size, stature, 1 Chronicles 11:23; 1 Chronicles 20:6; so also probably "" 2 Samuel 21:20 (for HCT מדין, Qr מָדוֺן, see [ מַד]), We Dr Kit Bu; plural Numbers 13:32; Isaiah 45:14.

3 measured portion, extent, stretch (of wall) Nehemiah 3:11,19,20,21,24,27,30, compare Ezekiel 45:3.

4 garment (plural poetic) Psalm 133:2.

II. [מִדָּה] noun feminine tribute (loan-word from Assyrian mandattu, id., √ nadânu = נָתַן Dl HWB 451, compare Schr COT Ezra 4:13; also in Biblical Aramaic מִנְדָּה, ךמדֶּה id.); — מִדַּת הַמֶּלֶךְ Nehemiah 5:4.

מדה (secondary form of מדד; √ of following)

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List of Word Forms
בְּמִדָּֽה׃ בַּמִּדָּ֑ה בַּמִּדָּ֕ה בַּמִּדָּ֤ה במדה במדה׃ הַמִּדָּ֑ה הַמִּדָּ֖ה הַמִּדָּ֗ה הַמִּדָּ֤ה הַמִּדָּֽה׃ הַמִּדָּה֙ המדה המדה׃ וּמִדַּ֣ת וּמִדָּ֥ה וּמִדָּֽה׃ ומדה ומדה׃ ומדת כְּמִדַּ֖ת כְּמִדַּ֣ת כְּמִדֹּ֣ת כְּמִדּ֥וֹת כַּמִּדּ֖וֹת כַּמִּדּ֣וֹת כַּמִּדּ֥וֹת כמדות כמדת לְמִדַּ֣ת למדת מִדָּ֔ה מִדָּ֗ה מִדָּ֣ה מִדָּ֣ה ׀ מִדָּ֥ה מִדָּֽה׃ מִדָּה֒ מִדּ֔וֹת מִדּ֤וֹת מִדּֽוֹת׃ מִדּוֹת֙ מִדּוֹתֶיהָ֒ מִדּוֹתָֽיו׃ מדה מדה׃ מדות מדות׃ מדותיה מדותיו׃ bam·mid·dāh bammidDah bammiddāh bə·mid·dāh bemidDah bəmiddāh ham·mid·dāh hammidDah hammiddāh kam·mid·dō·wṯ kammidDot kammiddōwṯ kə·mid·daṯ kə·mid·dō·wṯ kə·mid·dōṯ kemidDat kəmiddaṯ kemidDot kəmiddōṯ kəmiddōwṯ lə·mid·daṯ lemidDat ləmiddaṯ mid·dāh mid·dō·w·ṯāw mid·dō·w·ṯe·hā mid·dō·wṯ midDah middāh midDot middoTav middoteiHa middōwṯ middōwṯāw middōwṯehā ū·mid·dāh ū·mid·daṯ umidDah ūmiddāh umidDat ūmiddaṯ
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