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Lexicon :: Strong's H116 - 'ĕḏayin

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Part of Speech
Root Word (Etymology)
Of uncertain derivation
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Strong’s Definitions

אֱדַיִן ʼĕdayin, ed-ah'-yin; (Aramaic) of uncertain derivation; then (of time):—now, that time, then.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 57x

The KJV translates Strong's H116 in the following manner: then (55x), now (1x), time (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 57x
The KJV translates Strong's H116 in the following manner: then (55x), now (1x), time (1x).
  1. then, afterwards, thereupon, from that time

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
אֱדַיִן ʼĕdayin, ed-ah'-yin; (Aramaic) of uncertain derivation; then (of time):—now, that time, then.
STRONGS H116: Abbreviations

Biblical Aramaic

אֱדַ֫יִן 57 adverb then, thereupon (so Egyptian Aramaic S-CPap. H 1, J 1), not Targum: the usually Aramaic forms are הֵידֵין Nyedyxh, Mandean האידין (NöM 207); from [אֱדַי] = Biblical Hebrew H233 אֲזַי (see H227 אָז) + determ. affix n (as in דִּכֵּן, תַּמָּן; in Sabean = post-positive article; HomChr. § 57: compare WCG 115), NöGGA 1884, 1020: אֲזַי, [אֱדַי], probably from same demonstrative √ as זֶה, דָּא, דִּי, etc., إِذْ, إِذَا, lo إِذًا well then, in that case, Ethiopic ማእዜ፡: when? ዶእዜ፡: now (DiLex. 197, 1072), Syriac NyeD (enclitic) but); — then, thereupon, Daniel 2:15, 17, 19, 25, 48; Daniel 3:24 +, Ezra 4:9; Ezra 4:23; Ezra 5:4; Ezra 5:9 + (always, except Ezra 5:5, at beginning of sentence, introducing new stage of narrative with some emphasis); so with בְּ, בֵּאדַיִן (3 times Ezra, + 26 times Daniel) Daniel 2:14, 35, 46; Daniel 3:3, 13, 19, 21 (twice in verse); Daniel 3:26, etc., Ezra 4:24; Ezra 5:2; Ezra 6:1; מִן־אֱדַיִן from that timeEzra 5:16.
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Strong's Number H116 matches the Hebrew אֱדַיִן ('ĕḏayin),
which occurs 57 times in 53 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Page 1 / 2 (Ezr 4:9–Dan 6:25)

Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 4:9 - then H116 wrote Rehum the commander and Shimshai the scribe and the rest of their colleagues, the judges and the lesser governors, the officials, the secretaries, the men of Erech, the Babylonians, the men of Susa, that is, the Elamites,
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 4:23 - Then H116 as soon as the copy of King Artaxerxes’ document was read before Rehum and Shimshai the scribe and their colleagues, they went in haste to Jerusalem to the Jews and stopped them by force of arms.
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 4:24 - Then H116 work on the house of God in Jerusalem ceased, and it was stopped until the second year of the reign of Darius king of Persia.
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 5:2 - then H116 Zerubbabel the son of Shealtiel and Jeshua the son of Jozadak arose and began to rebuild the house of God which is in Jerusalem; and the prophets of God were with them supporting them.
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 5:4 - Then H116 we told them accordingly what the names of the men were who were reconstructing this building.
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 5:5 - But the eye of their God was on the elders of the Jews, and they did not stop them until a report could come to Darius, and then H116 a written reply be returned concerning it.
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 5:9 - “Then H116 we asked those elders and said to them thus, ‘Who issued you a decree to rebuild this temple and to finish this structure?’
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 5:16 - ‘Then H116 that Sheshbazzar came and laid the foundations of the house of God [fn]in Jerusalem; and from then H116 until now it has been under construction and it is not yet completed.’
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 6:1 - Then H116 King Darius issued a decree, and search was made in the [fn]archives, where the treasures were stored in Babylon.
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 6:13 - Then H116 Tattenai, the governor of the province beyond the River, Shethar-bozenai and their colleagues carried out the decree with all diligence, just as King Darius had sent.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 2:14 - Then H116 Daniel replied with discretion and discernment to Arioch, the captain of the king’s [fn]bodyguard, who had gone forth to slay the wise men of Babylon;
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 2:15 - he said to Arioch, the king’s commander, “For what reason is the [fn]decree from the king so [fn]urgent?” Then H116 Arioch informed Daniel about the matter.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 2:17 - Then H116 Daniel went to his house and informed his friends, Hananiah, Mishael and Azariah, about the matter,
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 2:19 - Then H116 the mystery was revealed to Daniel in a night vision. Then H116 Daniel blessed the God of heaven;
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 2:25 - Then H116 Arioch hurriedly brought Daniel [fn]into the king’s presence and spoke to him as follows: “I have found a man among the [fn]exiles from Judah who can make the interpretation known to the king!”
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 2:35 - “Then H116 the iron, the clay, the bronze, the silver and the gold were crushed [fn]all at the same time and became like chaff from the summer threshing floors; and the wind carried them away so that not a trace of them was found. But the stone that struck the statue became a great mountain and filled the whole earth.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 2:46 - Then H116 King Nebuchadnezzar fell on his face and did homage to Daniel, and gave orders to present to him an offering and [fn]fragrant incense.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 2:48 - Then H116 the king [fn]promoted Daniel and gave him many great gifts, and he made him ruler over the whole province of Babylon and chief [fn]prefect over all the wise men of Babylon.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 3:3 - Then H116 the satraps, the prefects and the governors, the counselors, the treasurers, the judges, the magistrates and all the rulers of the provinces were assembled for the dedication of the image that Nebuchadnezzar the king had set up; and they stood before the image that Nebuchadnezzar had set up.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 3:13 - Then H116 Nebuchadnezzar in rage and anger gave orders to bring Shadrach, Meshach and Abed-nego; then H116 these men were brought before the king.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 3:19 - Then H116 Nebuchadnezzar was filled with wrath, and his facial expression was altered toward Shadrach, Meshach and Abed-nego. He answered [fn]by giving orders to heat the furnace seven times more than it was usually heated.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 3:21 - Then H116 these men were tied up in their [fn]trousers, their [fn]coats, their caps and their other clothes, and were cast into the midst of the furnace of blazing fire.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 3:24 - Then H116 Nebuchadnezzar the king was astounded and stood up in haste; he said to his high officials, “Was it not three men we cast bound into the midst of the fire?” They replied to the king, “Certainly, O king.”
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 3:26 - Then H116 Nebuchadnezzar came near to the door of the furnace of blazing fire; he responded and said, “Shadrach, Meshach and Abed-nego, come out, you servants of the Most High God, and come here!” Then H116 Shadrach, Meshach and Abed-nego came out of the midst of the fire.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 3:30 - Then H116 the king caused Shadrach, Meshach and Abed-nego to prosper in the province of Babylon.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 4:7 - “Then H116 the [fn]magicians, the conjurers, the [fn]Chaldeans and the diviners came in and I related the dream [fn]to them, but they could not make its interpretation known to me.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 4:19 - “Then H116 Daniel, whose name is Belteshazzar, was appalled for a while as his thoughts alarmed him. The king responded and said, ‘Belteshazzar, do not let the dream or its interpretation alarm you.’ Belteshazzar replied, ‘My lord, if only the dream applied to those who hate you and its interpretation to your adversaries!
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 5:3 - Then H116 they brought the gold vessels that had been taken out of the temple, the house of God which was in Jerusalem; and the king and his nobles, his wives and his concubines drank from them.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 5:6 - Then H116 the king’s [fn]face grew pale and his thoughts alarmed him, and his hip joints went slack and his knees began knocking together.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 5:8 - Then H116 all the king’s wise men came in, but they could not read the inscription or make known its interpretation to the king.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 5:9 - Then H116 King Belshazzar was greatly alarmed, his [fn]face grew even paler, and his nobles were perplexed.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 5:13 - Then H116 Daniel was brought in before the king. The king spoke and said to Daniel, “Are you that Daniel who is one of the [fn]exiles from Judah, whom my father the king brought from Judah?
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 5:17 - Then H116 Daniel answered and said before the king,[fn]Keep your gifts for yourself or give your rewards to someone else; however, I will read the inscription to the king and make the interpretation known to him.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 5:24 - “Then H116 the [fn]hand was sent from Him and this inscription was written out.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 5:29 - Then H116 Belshazzar gave orders, and they clothed Daniel with purple and put a necklace of gold around his neck, and issued a proclamation concerning him that he now had authority as the [fn]third ruler in the kingdom.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 6:3 - Then H116 this Daniel began distinguishing himself [fn]among the commissioners and satraps because [fn]he possessed an extraordinary spirit, and the king planned to appoint him over the entire kingdom.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 6:4 - Then H116 the commissioners and satraps began trying to find a ground of accusation against Daniel in regard to [fn]government affairs; but they could find no ground of accusation or evidence of corruption, inasmuch as he was faithful, and no negligence or corruption was to be found in him.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 6:5 - Then H116 these men said, “We will not find any ground of accusation against this Daniel unless we find it against him with regard to the law of his God.”
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 6:6 - Then H116 these commissioners and satraps came [fn]by agreement to the king and spoke to him as follows: “King Darius, live forever!
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 6:11 - Then H116 these men came [fn]by agreement and found Daniel making petition and supplication before his God.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 6:12 - Then H116 they approached and spoke before the king about the king’s injunction, “Did you not sign an injunction that any man who makes a petition to any god or man besides you, O king, for thirty days, is to be cast into the lions’ den?” The king replied, “The statement is true, according to the law of the Medes and Persians, which [fn]may not be revoked.”
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 6:13 - Then H116 they answered and spoke before the king, “Daniel, who is one of the [fn]exiles from Judah, pays no attention to you, O king, or to the injunction which you signed, but keeps making his petition three times a day.”
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 6:14 - Then, H116 as soon as the king heard this statement, he was deeply distressed and set his mind on delivering Daniel; and even until sunset he kept exerting himself to rescue him.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 6:15 - Then H116 these men came [fn]by agreement to the king and said to the king, “Recognize, O king, that it is a law of the Medes and Persians that no injunction or statute which the king establishes may be changed.”
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 6:16 - Then H116 the king gave orders, and Daniel was brought in and cast into the lions’ den. The king spoke and said to Daniel,[fn]Your God whom you constantly serve will Himself deliver you.”
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 6:18 - Then H116 the king went off to his palace and spent the night fasting, and no entertainment was brought before him; and his sleep fled from him.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 6:19 - Then H116 the king arose at dawn, at the break of day, and went in haste to the lions’ den.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 6:21 - Then H116 Daniel spoke [fn]to the king, “O king, live forever!
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 6:23 - Then H116 the king was very pleased and gave orders for Daniel to be taken up out of the den. So Daniel was taken up out of the den and no injury whatever was found on him, because he had trusted in his God.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 6:25 - Then H116 Darius the king wrote to all the peoples, nations and men of every [fn]language who were living in all the land: “May your [fn]peace abound!

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