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Lexicon :: Strong's H517 - 'em

אֵם
Transliteration
'em
Pronunciation
ām (Key)
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Part of Speech
feminine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
A primitive word
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TWOT Reference: 115a

Strong’s Definitions

אֵם ʼêm, ame; a primitive word; a mother (as the bond of the family); in a wide sense (both literally and figuratively [like father]):—dam, mother, × parting.


KJV Translation Count — Total: 220x

The KJV translates Strong's H517 in the following manner: mother (214x), dam (5x), parting (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 220x
The KJV translates Strong's H517 in the following manner: mother (214x), dam (5x), parting (1x).
  1. mother

    1. of humans

    2. of Deborah's relationship to the people (fig.)

    3. of animals

  2. point of departure or division

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
אֵם ʼêm, ame; a primitive word; a mother (as the bond of the family); in a wide sense (both literally and figuratively [like father]):—dam, mother, × parting.

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H517 matches the Hebrew אֵם ('em),
which occurs 220 times in 202 verses in the Hebrew concordance of the KJV

Page 1 / 5 (Gen 2:24–Deu 22:7)

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 2:24 - Therefore shall a man leave his father and his mother, H517 and shall cleave unto his wife: and they shall be one flesh.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 3:20 - And Adam called his wife's name Eve; because she was the mother H517 of all living.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 20:12 - And yet indeed she is my sister; she is the daughter of my father, but not the daughter of my mother; H517 and she became my wife.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 21:21 - And he dwelt in the wilderness of Paran: and his mother H517 took him a wife out of the land of Egypt.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 24:28 - And the damsel ran, and told them of her mother's H517 house these things.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 24:53 - And the servant brought forth jewels of silver, and jewels of gold, and raiment, and gave them to Rebekah: he gave also to her brother and to her mother H517 precious things.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 24:55 - And her brother and her mother H517 said, Let the damsel abide with us a few days, at the least ten; after that she shall go.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 24:67 - And Isaac brought her into his mother H517 Sarah's tent, and took Rebekah, and she became his wife; and he loved her: and Isaac was comforted after his mother's H517 death.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 27:11 - And Jacob said to Rebekah his mother, H517 Behold, Esau my brother is a hairy man, and I am a smooth man:
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 27:13 - And his mother H517 said unto him, Upon me be thy curse, my son: only obey my voice, and go fetch me them.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 27:14 - And he went, and fetched, and brought them to his mother: H517 and his mother H517 made savoury meat, such as his father loved.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 27:29 - Let people serve thee, and nations bow down to thee: be lord over thy brethren, and let thy mother's H517 sons bow down to thee: cursed be every one that curseth thee, and blessed be he that blesseth thee.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 28:2 - Arise, go to Padanaram, to the house of Bethuel thy mother's H517 father; and take thee a wife from thence of the daughters of Laban thy mother's H517 brother.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 28:5 - And Isaac sent away Jacob: and he went to Padanaram unto Laban, son of Bethuel the Syrian, the brother of Rebekah, Jacob's and Esau's mother. H517
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 28:7 - And that Jacob obeyed his father and his mother, H517 and was gone to Padanaram;
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 29:10 - And it came to pass, when Jacob saw Rachel the daughter of Laban his mother's H517 brother, and the sheep of Laban his mother's H517 brother, that Jacob went near, and rolled the stone from the well's mouth, and watered the flock of Laban his mother's H517 brother.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 30:14 - And Reuben went in the days of wheat harvest, and found mandrakes in the field, and brought them unto his mother H517 Leah. Then Rachel said to Leah, Give me, I pray thee, of thy son's mandrakes.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 32:11 - Deliver me, I pray thee, from the hand of my brother, from the hand of Esau: for I fear him, lest he will come and smite me, and the mother H517 with the children.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 37:10 - And he told it to his father, and to his brethren: and his father rebuked him, and said unto him, What is this dream that thou hast dreamed? Shall I and thy mother H517 and thy brethren indeed come to bow down ourselves to thee to the earth?
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 43:29 - And he lifted up his eyes, and saw his brother Benjamin, his mother's H517 son, and said, Is this your younger brother, of whom ye spake unto me? And he said, God be gracious unto thee, my son.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 44:20 - And we said unto my lord, We have a father, an old man, and a child of his old age, a little one; and his brother is dead, and he alone is left of his mother, H517 and his father loveth him.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 2:8 - And Pharaoh's daughter said to her, Go. And the maid went and called the child's mother. H517
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 20:12 - Honour thy father and thy mother: H517 that thy days may be long upon the land which the LORD thy God giveth thee.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 21:15 - And he that smiteth his father, or his mother, H517 shall be surely put to death.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 21:17 - And he that curseth his father, or his mother, H517 shall surely be put to death.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 22:30 - Likewise shalt thou do with thine oxen, and with thy sheep: seven days it shall be with his dam; H517 on the eighth day thou shalt give it me.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 23:19 - The first of the firstfruits of thy land thou shalt bring into the house of the LORD thy God. Thou shalt not seethe a kid in his mother's H517 milk.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 34:26 - The first of the firstfruits of thy land thou shalt bring unto the house of the LORD thy God. Thou shalt not seethe a kid in his mother's H517 milk.
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 18:7 - The nakedness of thy father, or the nakedness of thy mother, H517 shalt thou not uncover: she is thy mother; H517 thou shalt not uncover her nakedness.
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 18:9 - The nakedness of thy sister, the daughter of thy father, or daughter of thy mother, H517 whether she be born at home, or born abroad, even their nakedness thou shalt not uncover.
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 18:13 - Thou shalt not uncover the nakedness of thy mother's H517 sister: for she is thy mother's H517 near kinswoman.
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 19:3 - Ye shall fear every man his mother, H517 and his father, and keep my sabbaths: I am the LORD your God.
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 20:9 - For every one that curseth his father or his mother H517 shall be surely put to death: he hath cursed his father or his mother; H517 his blood shall be upon him.
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 20:14 - And if a man take a wife and her mother, H517 it is wickedness: they shall be burnt with fire, both he and they; that there be no wickedness among you.
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 20:17 - And if a man shall take his sister, his father's daughter, or his mother's H517 daughter, and see her nakedness, and she see his nakedness; it is a wicked thing; and they shall be cut off in the sight of their people: he hath uncovered his sister's nakedness; he shall bear his iniquity.
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 20:19 - And thou shalt not uncover the nakedness of thy mother's H517 sister, nor of thy father's sister: for he uncovereth his near kin: they shall bear their iniquity.
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 21:2 - But for his kin, that is near unto him, that is, for his mother, H517 and for his father, and for his son, and for his daughter, and for his brother,
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 21:11 - Neither shall he go in to any dead body, nor defile himself for his father, or for his mother; H517
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 22:27 - When a bullock, or a sheep, or a goat, is brought forth, then it shall be seven days under the dam; H517 and from the eighth day and thenceforth it shall be accepted for an offering made by fire unto the LORD.
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 24:11 - And the Israelitish woman's son blasphemed the name of the LORD, and cursed. And they brought him unto Moses: (and his mother's H517 name was Shelomith, the daughter of Dibri, of the tribe of Dan:)
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 6:7 - He shall not make himself unclean for his father, or for his mother, H517 for his brother, or for his sister, when they die: because the consecration of his God is upon his head.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 12:12 - Let her not be as one dead, of whom the flesh is half consumed when he cometh out of his mother's H517 womb.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 5:16 - Honour thy father and thy mother, H517 as the LORD thy God hath commanded thee; that thy days may be prolonged, and that it may go well with thee, in the land which the LORD thy God giveth thee.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 13:6 - If thy brother, the son of thy mother, H517 or thy son, or thy daughter, or the wife of thy bosom, or thy friend, which is as thine own soul, entice thee secretly, saying, Let us go and serve other gods, which thou hast not known, thou, nor thy fathers;
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 14:21 - Ye shall not eat of any thing that dieth of itself: thou shalt give it unto the stranger that is in thy gates, that he may eat it; or thou mayest sell it unto an alien: for thou art an holy people unto the LORD thy God. Thou shalt not seethe a kid in his mother's H517 milk.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 21:13 - And she shall put the raiment of her captivity from off her, and shall remain in thine house, and bewail her father and her mother H517 a full month: and after that thou shalt go in unto her, and be her husband, and she shall be thy wife.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 21:18 - If a man have a stubborn and rebellious son, which will not obey the voice of his father, or the voice of his mother, H517 and that, when they have chastened him, will not hearken unto them:
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 21:19 - Then shall his father and his mother H517 lay hold on him, and bring him out unto the elders of his city, and unto the gate of his place;
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 22:6 - If a bird's nest chance to be before thee in the way in any tree, or on the ground, whether they be young ones, or eggs, and the dam H517 sitting upon the young, or upon the eggs, thou shalt not take the dam H517 with the young:
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 22:7 - But thou shalt in any wise let the dam H517 go, and take the young to thee; that it may be well with thee, and that thou mayest prolong thy days.

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