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Lexicon :: Strong's H3220 - yam

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יָם
Transliteration
yam
Pronunciation
yäm (Key)
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Part of Speech
masculine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
From an unused root meaning to roar
Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 871a

Strong’s Definitions

יָם yâm, yawm; from an unused root meaning to roar; a sea (as breaking in noisy surf) or large body of water; specifically (with the article), the Mediterranean Sea; sometimes a large river, or an artifical basin; locally, the west, or (rarely) the south:—sea (× -faring man, (-shore)), south, west (-ern, side, -ward).


KJV Translation Count — Total: 396x

The KJV translates Strong's H3220 in the following manner: sea (321x), west (47x), westward (21x), west side (4x), seafaring men (1x), south (1x), western (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 396x
The KJV translates Strong's H3220 in the following manner: sea (321x), west (47x), westward (21x), west side (4x), seafaring men (1x), south (1x), western (1x).
  1. sea

    1. Mediterranean Sea

    2. Red Sea

    3. Dead Sea

    4. Sea of Galilee

    5. sea (general)

    6. mighty river (Nile)

    7. the sea (the great basin in the temple court)

    8. seaward, west, westward

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
יָם yâm, yawm; from an unused root meaning to roar; a sea (as breaking in noisy surf) or large body of water; specifically (with the article), the Mediterranean Sea; sometimes a large river, or an artifical basin; locally, the west, or (rarely) the south:—sea (× -faring man, (-shore)), south, west (-ern, side, -ward).

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H3220 matches the Hebrew יָם (yam),
which occurs 396 times in 339 verses in the Hebrew concordance of the KJV

Page 1 / 7 (Gen 1:10–Num 21:4)

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 1:10 - And God called the dry land Earth; and the gathering together of the waters called he Seas: H3220 and God saw that it was good.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 1:22 - And God blessed them, saying, Be fruitful, and multiply, and fill the waters in the seas, H3220 and let fowl multiply in the earth.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 1:26 - And God said, Let us make man in our image, after our likeness: and let them have dominion over the fish of the sea, H3220 and over the fowl of the air, and over the cattle, and over all the earth, and over every creeping thing that creepeth upon the earth.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 1:28 - And God blessed them, and God said unto them, Be fruitful, and multiply, and replenish the earth, and subdue it: and have dominion over the fish of the sea, H3220 and over the fowl of the air, and over every living thing that moveth upon the earth.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 9:2 - And the fear of you and the dread of you shall be upon every beast of the earth, and upon every fowl of the air, upon all that moveth upon the earth, and upon all the fishes of the sea; H3220 into your hand are they delivered.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 12:8 - And he removed from thence unto a mountain on the east of Bethel, and pitched his tent, having Bethel on the west, H3220 and Hai on the east: and there he builded an altar unto the LORD, and called upon the name of the LORD.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 13:14 - And the LORD said unto Abram, after that Lot was separated from him, Lift up now thine eyes, and look from the place where thou art northward, and southward, and eastward, and westward: H3220
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 14:3 - All these were joined together in the vale of Siddim, which is the salt sea. H3220
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 22:17 - That in blessing I will bless thee, and in multiplying I will multiply thy seed as the stars of the heaven, and as the sand which is upon the sea H3220 shore; and thy seed shall possess the gate of his enemies;
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 28:14 - And thy seed shall be as the dust of the earth, and thou shalt spread abroad to the west, H3220 and to the east, and to the north, and to the south: and in thee and in thy seed shall all the families of the earth be blessed.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 32:12 - And thou saidst, I will surely do thee good, and make thy seed as the sand of the sea, H3220 which cannot be numbered for multitude.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 41:49 - And Joseph gathered corn as the sand of the sea, H3220 very much, until he left numbering; for it was without number.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 49:13 - Zebulun shall dwell at the haven of the sea; H3220 and he shall be for an haven of ships; and his border shall be unto Zidon.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 10:19 - And the LORD turned a mighty strong west H3220 wind, which took away the locusts, and cast them into the Red sea; H3220 there remained not one locust in all the coasts of Egypt.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 13:18 - But God led the people about, through the way of the wilderness of the Red sea: H3220 and the children of Israel went up harnessed out of the land of Egypt.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 14:2 - Speak unto the children of Israel, that they turn and encamp before Pihahiroth, between Migdol and the sea, H3220 over against Baalzephon: before it shall ye encamp by the sea. H3220
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 14:9 - But the Egyptians pursued after them, all the horses and chariots of Pharaoh, and his horsemen, and his army, and overtook them encamping by the sea, H3220 beside Pihahiroth, before Baalzephon.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 14:16 - But lift thou up thy rod, and stretch out thine hand over the sea, H3220 and divide it: and the children of Israel shall go on dry ground through the midst of the sea. H3220
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 14:21 - And Moses stretched out his hand over the sea; H3220 and the LORD caused the sea H3220 to go back by a strong east wind all that night, and made the sea H3220 dry land, and the waters were divided.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 14:22 - And the children of Israel went into the midst of the sea H3220 upon the dry ground: and the waters were a wall unto them on their right hand, and on their left.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 14:23 - And the Egyptians pursued, and went in after them to the midst of the sea, H3220 even all Pharaoh's horses, his chariots, and his horsemen.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 14:26 - And the LORD said unto Moses, Stretch out thine hand over the sea, H3220 that the waters may come again upon the Egyptians, upon their chariots, and upon their horsemen.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 14:27 - And Moses stretched forth his hand over the sea, H3220 and the sea H3220 returned to his strength when the morning appeared; and the Egyptians fled against it; and the LORD overthrew the Egyptians in the midst of the sea. H3220
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 14:28 - And the waters returned, and covered the chariots, and the horsemen, and all the host of Pharaoh that came into the sea H3220 after them; there remained not so much as one of them.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 14:29 - But the children of Israel walked upon dry land in the midst of the sea; H3220 and the waters were a wall unto them on their right hand, and on their left.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 14:30 - Thus the LORD saved Israel that day out of the hand of the Egyptians; and Israel saw the Egyptians dead upon the sea H3220 shore.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 15:1 - Then sang Moses and the children of Israel this song unto the LORD, and spake, saying, I will sing unto the LORD, for he hath triumphed gloriously: the horse and his rider hath he thrown into the sea. H3220
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 15:4 - Pharaoh's chariots and his host hath he cast into the sea: H3220 his chosen captains also are drowned in the Red sea. H3220
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 15:8 - And with the blast of thy nostrils the waters were gathered together, the floods stood upright as an heap, and the depths were congealed in the heart of the sea. H3220
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 15:10 - Thou didst blow with thy wind, the sea H3220 covered them: they sank as lead in the mighty waters.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 15:19 - For the horse of Pharaoh went in with his chariots and with his horsemen into the sea, H3220 and the LORD brought again the waters of the sea H3220 upon them; but the children of Israel went on dry land in the midst of the sea. H3220
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 15:21 - And Miriam answered them, Sing ye to the LORD, for he hath triumphed gloriously; the horse and his rider hath he thrown into the sea. H3220
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 15:22 - So Moses brought Israel from the Red sea, H3220 and they went out into the wilderness of Shur; and they went three days in the wilderness, and found no water.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 20:11 - For in six days the LORD made heaven and earth, the sea, H3220 and all that in them is, and rested the seventh day: wherefore the LORD blessed the sabbath day, and hallowed it.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 23:31 - And I will set thy bounds from the Red sea H3220 even unto the sea H3220 of the Philistines, and from the desert unto the river: for I will deliver the inhabitants of the land into your hand; and thou shalt drive them out before thee.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 26:22 - And for the sides of the tabernacle westward H3220 thou shalt make six boards.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 26:27 - And five bars for the boards of the other side of the tabernacle, and five bars for the boards of the side of the tabernacle, for the two sides westward. H3220
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 27:12 - And for the breadth of the court on the west H3220 side shall be hangings of fifty cubits: their pillars ten, and their sockets ten.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 36:27 - And for the sides of the tabernacle westward H3220 he made six boards.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 36:32 - And five bars for the boards of the other side of the tabernacle, and five bars for the boards of the tabernacle for the sides westward. H3220
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 38:12 - And for the west H3220 side were hangings of fifty cubits, their pillars ten, and their sockets ten; the hooks of the pillars and their fillets of silver.
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 11:9 - These shall ye eat of all that are in the waters: whatsoever hath fins and scales in the waters, in the seas, H3220 and in the rivers, them shall ye eat.
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 11:10 - And all that have not fins and scales in the seas, H3220 and in the rivers, of all that move in the waters, and of any living thing which is in the waters, they shall be an abomination unto you:
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 2:18 - On the west side H3220 shall be the standard of the camp of Ephraim according to their armies: and the captain of the sons of Ephraim shall be Elishama the son of Ammihud.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 3:23 - The families of the Gershonites shall pitch behind the tabernacle westward. H3220
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 11:22 - Shall the flocks and the herds be slain for them, to suffice them? or shall all the fish of the sea H3220 be gathered together for them, to suffice them?
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 11:31 - And there went forth a wind from the LORD, and brought quails from the sea, H3220 and let them fall by the camp, as it were a day's journey on this side, and as it were a day's journey on the other side, round about the camp, and as it were two cubits high upon the face of the earth.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 13:29 - The Amalekites dwell in the land of the south: and the Hittites, and the Jebusites, and the Amorites, dwell in the mountains: and the Canaanites dwell by the sea, H3220 and by the coast of Jordan.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 14:25 - (Now the Amalekites and the Canaanites dwelt in the valley.) To morrow turn you, and get you into the wilderness by the way of the Red sea. H3220
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 21:4 - And they journeyed from mount Hor by the way of the Red sea, H3220 to compass the land of Edom: and the soul of the people was much discouraged because of the way.

 
 
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