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Entry for Strong's #5703 - עַד

Word Origin
from (05710)
Parts of Speech
Noun Masculine
Word Definition [ Brown-Drivers-Briggs | Strong ]
Brown-Driver-Briggs' Definition

1) perpetuity, for ever, continuing future

1a) ancient (of past time)

1b) for ever (of future time)

1b1) of continuous existence

1c) for ever (of God’s existence)

Greek Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 165 ‑ αἰών (ahee‑ohn');  
Frequency Lists  [ Book | Word ]
Verse Results
KJV (49) NAS (23) HCS (46)
Exodus 1
Numbers 2
1 Chronicles 1
Job 2
Psalms 29
Proverbs 2
Isaiah 7
Daniel 1
Amos 1
Micah 2
Habakkuk 1
Exodus 1
1 Chronicles 1
Job 2
Psalms 30
Proverbs 2
Isaiah 8
Daniel 1
Amos 1
Micah 2
Habakkuk 1
Exodus 1
1 Chronicles 1
Job 2
Psalms 29
Proverbs 2
Isaiah 6
Daniel 1
Amos 1
Micah 2
Habakkuk 1
n-p 1
n-p 1

Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

1349) do (אהד AhD) AC: Repeat CO: ? AB: Witness: The pictograph o is a picture of the eye, the d is a picture of the door. Combined these mean "see the door". As coming to a tent a tent of meeting and entering in. A place, time or event that is repeated again and again.

A) do (אהד AhD) AC: ? CO: ? AB: Witness: An event or persons testimony recounting another event or person.

Nf) do (אהד AhD) - I. Witness: II. Again:A repetition of time either definite or indefinite. [Hebrew and Aramaic] III. Until:A determinate period of time. KJV (269): witness, ever, everlasting, end, evermore, old, perpetually, by, as, when, how, yet, till, until, unto, for, to, but, on, within, filthy - Strongs: H1157 (בַּעַד), H5703 (עַד), H5704 (עַד), H5705 (עַד), H5707 (עֵד), H5708 (עִדָּה)

Nf1) edo (אהדה AhDH) - I. Company:A group with a common testimony. II. Witness:KJV (175): congregation, company, assembly, multitude, people, swarm, testimony, witness - Strongs: H5712 (עֵדָה), H5713 (עֵדָה)

Nf3) tfdo (אהדות AhDWT) - Witness: KJV (59): testimony, witness - Strongs: H5715 (עֵדוּת)

fm) ido (אהדי AhDY) - Trappings: Articles of dress or adornment that often witness to a persons position or rank. KJV (13): ornament, mouth - Strongs: H5716 (עֲדִי)

H) edo (אהדה AhDH) AC: Adorn CO: Trappings AB: ?: An adornment for testifying to ones position, rank or authority.

V) edo (אהדה AhDH) - I. Adorn:To put on trappings which usually identify position or rank. II. Remove:[Unknown connection to root; Hebrew and Aramaic] KJV (19): (vf: Paal, Hiphil) deck, adorn, take, pass, depart, alter, took, pass, remove - Strongs: H5709 (עֲדָה), H5710 (עָדָה)

J) dfo (אהוד AhWD) AC: ? CO: ? AB: Witness: The repeating of an account.

V) dfo (אהוד AhWD) - Witness: KJV (45): (vf: Paal, Hiphil, Hophal, Piel) testify, protest, witness, record, charge, take, admonish - Strongs: H5749 (עוּד)

Nm) dfo (אהוד AhWD) - Again: A repeating of something. [Hebrew and Aramaic] KJV (31): again, more, while, longer, else, since, yet, still - Strongs: H5750 (עֹד), H5751 (עוֹד)

if1) edfot (תאהודה TAhWDH) - Witness: KJV (3): testimony - Strongs: H8584 (תְּעוּדָה)

L) doi (יאהד YAhD) AC: Meet CO: Appointment AB: ?: An appointed place, time or event that is repeated such as the monthly and yearly feasts.

V) doi (יאהד YAhD) - Meet: A coming together as two or an assembly. KJV (1): (vf: Paal, Niphal, Hiphil, Hophal) meet, together, assemble, appoint, set, time, betroth, agree, gather - Strongs: H3259 (יָעַד)

am) dofm (מואהד MWAhD) - I. Appointment:A time that is repeated time after time. II. Company:A group that meet at specific times. KJV (224): congregation, feast, season, appointed, time, assembly, solemnity, solemn, days, sign, synagogue - Strongs: H4150 (מוֹעָדָה), H4151 (מוֹעָד)

af1) edofm (מואהדה MWAhDH) - Appointed: A place appointed for as a witness. KJV (1): appointed - Strongs: H4152 (מוּעָדָה)

AHL Definitions Copyright: ©1999-2013
Jeff Brenner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 I. עַד and וָעֶ֑ד (so always) noun masculine perpetuity (= advancing time, compare Assyrian adû, time at the present times); —

1 of past time: מִנִּי עַר Job 20:4; הררי עד Habakkuk 3:6 ancient mountains (compare עולם 1). ** so Genesis 49:26 (read הַרְרֵי עַד for הוֺרַ֔י עַד).

2 of future time, לָעַד (usually לָעַ֑ד) for ever:

a. during lifetime, of king Psalm 21:7; Proverbs 29:14; of others Psalm 9:19; Psalm 22:27; Psalm 61:9; Proverbs 12:19.

b. of things, לָעַד בַּצּוּריֵחָֽצֵב֑וּן Job 19:24.

c. of continuous existence, of nations, גְּבֶרֶת עַד (of Babylon, compare עולם 2 c) Isaiah 47:7 (yet see III. עַד

II:3); anger, לעד Amos 1:11; elsewhere עֲדֵי עַד Psalm 83:18; Psalm 92:8; Isaiah 26:4; Isaiah 65:18.

d. of divine existence, שֹׁכֵן עַד Isaiah 57:15; attributes, לָעַד Psalm 111:3; Psalm 111:10; Psalm 112:3; Psalm 112:9; residence in Zion, עֲדֵי עַד Psalm 132:14; law of God לָעַד Psalm 19:10; promise as to dynasty of David, לָעד Psalm 89:30; עֲדֵי עַד Psalm 132:12; inheritance of land, לָעַד Psalm 37:29; continuous relations between God and his people 1 Chronicles 28:9; Isaiah 64:8; Micah 7:18 לעד.

e. phrases (see עולם 2 m): (לְ)וְֺלָם וָעֶ֑ד Psalm 9:6; Psalm 10:16; Psalm 21:5; Psalm 45:7; Psalm 45:18; Psalm 48:15; Psalm 52:10; Psalm 104:5; Psalm 119:44; Psalm 145:1; Psalm 145:2; Psalm 145:21; Exodus 15:18; Micah 4:5; Daniel 12:3; לָעַד לְעוֺלָם Psalm 111:8; Psalm 148:6; עַדעֿוֺלְמֵי עַד Isaiah 45:17. — Isaiah 30:8 read (עַדעֿוֺלָם) לְעֵד for a witness ᵑ6ᵑ9 ᵑ7 Ges Ew Di Che Du) for ᵑ0לָעַד.

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List of Word Forms
אֲבִיעַ֖ד אביעד וָעֶ֑ד וָעֶֽד׃ ועד ועד׃ לָ֝עַ֗ד לָ֫עַ֥ד לָעַ֑ד לָעַ֖ד לָעַ֣ד לָעַ֥ד לָעַֽד׃ לָעַד֙ לעד לעד׃ עֲדֵ֥י עֲדֵי־ עַ֑ד עַ֔ד עַֽד׃ עַד֙ עַד־ עד עד־ עד׃ עדי עדי־ ‘ă·ḏê ‘ă·ḏê- ‘aḏ ‘aḏ- ‘ăḏê ‘ăḏê- ’ă·ḇî·‘aḏ ’ăḇî‘aḏ ad aDei aviAd lā‘aḏ lā·‘aḏ laAd vaEd wā‘eḏ wā·‘eḏ
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