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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary

Entry for Strong's #6004 - עָמַם

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

1) to dim, darken, grow dark

1a) (Qal) to dim, eclipse, be held dark

1b) (Hophal) to be dimmed, grow dark

Greek Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 142 ‑ αἴρω (ah'ee‑ro);  281 ‑ ἀμήν (am‑ane');  3982 ‑ πείθω (pi'‑tho);  2309 ‑ θέλω ();  4100 ‑ πιστεύω (pist‑yoo'‑o);  2298 ‑ θαυμαστός (thow‑mas‑tos');  4104 ‑ πιστόω (pis‑to'‑o);  
Frequency Lists  [ Book | Word ]
Verse Results
KJV (3) NAS (3) HCS (3)
Lamentations 1
Ezekiel 2
Lamentations 1
Ezekiel 2
Lamentations 1
Ezekiel 2

Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

1358) mo (אהמ AhM) AC: ? CO: People AB: ?: The pictograph o is a picture of the eye, the m is a picture of the sea representing mass. Combined these mean "see a mass". A large group of people in one location.

A) mo (אהמ AhM) AC: ? CO: People AB: ?: A large group of people in one location. Those who are with or near each other.

Nm) mo (אהמ AhM) - People: [Hebrew and Aramaic] KJV (1876): people, nation, folk, men - Strongs: H5971 (עַם), H5972 (עַם)

Nf4) timo (אהמית AhMYT) - Neighbor: KJV (12): neighbor, another, fellow - Strongs: H5997 (עָמִית)

B) mmo (אהממ AhMM) AC: Hide CO: ? AB: ?: [Unknown connection to root;]

V) mmo (אהממ AhMM) - Hide: KJV (3): (vf: Paal, Hophal) hide, dim - Strongs: H6004 (עָמַם)

J) mfo (אהומ AhWM) AC: ? CO: With AB: ?: Through the idea of being together.

Nf2) tmfo (אהומת AhWMT) - At: KJV (32): against, beside, answerable, at, hand, point - Strongs: H5980 (עֻמָּה)

M) mio (אהימ AhYM) AC: ? CO: With AB: ?: Through the idea of being together in a group.

Nm) mio (אהימ AhYM) - With: [Hebrew and Aramaic] KJV (47): with, unto, as, neither, between, among, to, toward, like, by, mighty - Strongs: H5868 (עֲיָם), H5973 (עִם), H5974 (עִם)

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Jeff Brenner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 II. [עָמַם] verb darken, dim (Late Hebrew id.; Arabic cover, veil, conceal; ᵑ7עֲמַם grow dark); —

Qal Perfect 3 plural suffix עֲמָמֻהוּ Ezekiel 31:8 dubious, but probably (as Thes) cedars did not eclipse him; עֲמָמוּךָ Ezekiel 28:3 no secret do they hold dark (= is held dark) for thee (Ges§ 117x).

Hoph`al Imperfect 3 masculine singular יוּעַם זָהָב Lamentations 4:1 (figurative) how is the gold dimmed ! compare Bu.

עֲמָמִים, עַמְמֵי see I. עַם above

עִמָּנוּאֵל see below עִם above

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List of Word Forms
יוּעַ֣ם יועם עֲמָמֻהוּ֮ עֲמָמֽוּךָ׃ עממהו עממוך׃ ‘ă·mā·mu·hū ‘ă·mā·mū·ḵā ‘ămāmuhū ‘ămāmūḵā amaMucha amamuHu yū‘am yū·‘am yuAm
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