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Lexicon :: Strong's H520 - 'ammah

אַמָּה
Transliteration
'ammah
Pronunciation
am·mä' (Key)
Part of Speech
feminine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
Prolonged from אֵם (H517)
Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 115c

KJV Translation Count — Total: 245x
The KJV translates Strong's H520 in the following manner: cubit (242x), measure (1x), post (1x), not translated (1x).
Outline of Biblical Usage [?]
  1. cubit - a measure of distance (the forearm), roughly 18 in (.5m). There are several cubits used in the OT, the cubit of a man or common cubit (Dt 3.11), the legal cubit or cubit of the sanctuary (Eze 40.5) plus others. See a Bible Dictionary for a complete treatment.

Strong’s Definitions [?] (Strong’s Definitions Legend)
אַמָּה ʼammâh, am-maw'; prolonged from H517; properly, a mother (i.e. unit of measure, or the fore-arm (below the elbow), i.e. a cubit; also a door-base (as a bond of the entrance):—cubit, + hundred (by exchange for H3967), measure, post.
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Strong's Number H520 matches the Hebrew אַמָּה ('ammah),
which occurs 245 times in 132 verses in the Hebrew concordance of the KJV
Page 2 / 3 (1Ki 7:2–Eze 40:30)

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He built also the house of the forest of Lebanon; the length thereof was an hundred cubits, H520 and the breadth thereof fifty cubits, H520 and the height thereof thirty cubits, H520 upon four rows of cedar pillars, with cedar beams upon the pillars.

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And he made a porch of pillars; the length thereof was fifty cubits, H520 and the breadth thereof thirty cubits: H520 and the porch was before them: and the other pillars and the thick beam were before them.

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And the foundation was of costly stones, even great stones, stones of ten cubits, H520 and stones of eight cubits. H520

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For he cast two pillars of brass, of eighteen cubits H520 high apiece: and a line of twelve cubits H520 did compass either of them about.

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And he made two chapiters of molten brass, to set upon the tops of the pillars: the height of the one chapiter was five cubits, H520 and the height of the other chapiter was five cubits: H520

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And the chapiters that were upon the top of the pillars were of lily work in the porch, four cubits. H520

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And he made a molten sea, ten cubits H520 from the one brim to the other: it was round all about, and his height was five cubits: H520 and a line of thirty cubits H520 did compass it round about.

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And under the brim of it round about there were knops compassing it, ten in a cubit, H520 compassing the sea round about: the knops were cast in two rows, when it was cast.

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And he made ten bases of brass; four cubits H520 was the length of one base, and four cubits H520 the breadth thereof, and three cubits H520 the height of it.

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And the mouth of it within the chapiter and above was a cubit: H520 but the mouth thereof was round after the work of the base, a cubit H520 and an half: and also upon the mouth of it were gravings with their borders, foursquare, not round.

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And under the borders were four wheels; and the axletrees of the wheels were joined to the base: and the height of a wheel was a cubit H520 and half a cubit. H520

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And in the top of the base was there a round compass of half a cubit H520 high: and on the top of the base the ledges thereof and the borders thereof were of the same.

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Then made he ten lavers of brass: one laver contained forty baths: and every laver was four cubits: H520 and upon every one of the ten bases one laver.

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And Jehoash king of Israel took Amaziah king of Judah, the son of Jehoash the son of Ahaziah, at Bethshemesh, and came to Jerusalem, and brake down the wall of Jerusalem from the gate of Ephraim unto the corner gate, four hundred cubits. H520

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The height of the one pillar was eighteen cubits, H520 and the chapiter upon it was brass: and the height of the chapiter three cubits; H520 and the wreathen work, and pomegranates upon the chapiter round about, all of brass: and like unto these had the second pillar with wreathen work.

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And he slew an Egyptian, a man of great stature, five cubits H520 high; and in the Egyptian's hand was a spear like a weaver's beam; and he went down to him with a staff, and plucked the spear out of the Egyptian's hand, and slew him with his own spear.

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Now these are the things wherein Solomon was instructed for the building of the house of God. The length by cubits H520 after the first measure was threescore cubits, H520 and the breadth twenty cubits. H520

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And the porch that was in the front of the house, the length of it was according to the breadth of the house, twenty cubits, H520 and the height was an hundred and twenty: and he overlaid it within with pure gold.

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And he made the most holy house, the length whereof was according to the breadth of the house, twenty cubits, H520 and the breadth thereof twenty cubits: H520 and he overlaid it with fine gold, amounting to six hundred talents.

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And the wings of the cherubims were twenty cubits H520 long: one wing of the one cherub was five cubits, H520 reaching to the wall of the house: and the other wing was likewise five cubits, H520 reaching to the wing of the other cherub.

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And one wing of the other cherub was five cubits, H520 reaching to the wall of the house: and the other wing was five cubits H520 also, joining to the wing of the other cherub.

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The wings of these cherubims spread themselves forth twenty cubits: H520 and they stood on their feet, and their faces were inward.

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Also he made before the house two pillars of thirty and five cubits H520 high, and the chapiter that was on the top of each of them was five cubits. H520

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Moreover he made an altar of brass, twenty cubits H520 the length thereof, and twenty cubits H520 the breadth thereof, and ten cubits H520 the height thereof.

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Also he made a molten sea of ten cubits H520 from brim to brim, round in compass, and five cubits H520 the height thereof; and a line of thirty cubits H520 did compass it round about.

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And under it was the similitude of oxen, which did compass it round about: ten in a cubit, H520 compassing the sea round about. Two rows of oxen were cast, when it was cast.

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For Solomon had made a brasen scaffold, of five cubits H520 long, and five cubits H520 broad, and three cubits H520 high, and had set it in the midst of the court: and upon it he stood, and kneeled down upon his knees before all the congregation of Israel, and spread forth his hands toward heaven,

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And Joash the king of Israel took Amaziah king of Judah, the son of Joash, the son of Jehoahaz, at Bethshemesh, and brought him to Jerusalem, and brake down the wall of Jerusalem from the gate of Ephraim to the corner gate, four hundred cubits. H520

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The valley gate repaired Hanun, and the inhabitants of Zanoah; they built it, and set up the doors thereof, the locks thereof, and the bars thereof, and a thousand cubits H520 on the wall unto the dung gate.

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Then said Zeresh his wife and all his friends unto him, Let a gallows be made of fifty cubits H520 high, and to morrow speak thou unto the king that Mordecai may be hanged thereon: then go thou in merrily with the king unto the banquet. And the thing pleased Haman; and he caused the gallows to be made.

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And Harbonah, one of the chamberlains, said before the king, Behold also, the gallows fifty cubits H520 high, which Haman had made for Mordecai, who had spoken good for the king, standeth in the house of Haman. Then the king said, Hang him thereon.

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And the posts H520 of the door moved at the voice of him that cried, and the house was filled with smoke.

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O thou that dwellest upon many waters, abundant in treasures, thine end is come, and the measure H520 of thy covetousness.

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And concerning the pillars, the height of one pillar was eighteen cubits; H520 and a fillet of twelve cubits H520 did compass it; and the thickness thereof was four fingers: it was hollow.

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And a chapiter of brass was upon it; and the height of one chapiter was five cubits, H520 with network and pomegranates upon the chapiters round about, all of brass. The second pillar also and the pomegranates were like unto these.

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And behold a wall on the outside of the house round about, and in the man's hand a measuring reed of six cubits H520 long by the cubit H520 and an hand breadth: so he measured the breadth of the building, one reed; and the height, one reed.

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And every little chamber was one reed long, and one reed broad; and between the little chambers were five cubits; H520 and the threshold of the gate by the porch of the gate within was one reed.

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Then measured he the porch of the gate, eight cubits; H520 and the posts thereof, two cubits; H520 and the porch of the gate was inward.

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And he measured the breadth of the entry of the gate, ten cubits; H520 and the length of the gate, thirteen cubits. H520

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The space also before the little chambers was one cubit H520 on this side, and the space was one cubit H520 on that side: and the little chambers were six cubits H520 on this side, and six cubits H520 on that side.

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He measured then the gate from the roof of one little chamber to the roof of another: the breadth was five and twenty cubits, H520 door against door.

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He made also posts of threescore cubits, H520 even unto the post of the court round about the gate.

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And from the face of the gate of the entrance unto the face of the porch of the inner gate were fifty cubits. H520

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Then he measured the breadth from the forefront of the lower gate unto the forefront of the inner court without, an hundred cubits H520 eastward and northward.

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And the little chambers thereof were three on this side and three on that side; and the posts thereof and the arches thereof were after the measure of the first gate: the length thereof was fifty cubits, H520 and the breadth five and twenty cubits. H520

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And the gate of the inner court was over against the gate toward the north, and toward the east; and he measured from gate to gate an hundred cubits. H520

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And there were windows in it and in the arches thereof round about, like those windows: the length was fifty cubits, H520 and the breadth five and twenty cubits. H520

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And there was a gate in the inner court toward the south: and he measured from gate to gate toward the south an hundred cubits. H520

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And the little chambers thereof, and the posts thereof, and the arches thereof, according to these measures: and there were windows in it and in the arches thereof round about: it was fifty cubits H520 long, and five and twenty cubits H520 broad.

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And the arches round about were five and twenty cubits H520 long, and five cubits H520 broad.

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