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Lexicon :: Strong's H119 - 'āḏam

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TWOT Reference: 26b

Strong’s Definitions

אָדַם ʼâdam, aw-dam'; to show blood (in the face), i.e. flush or turn rosy:—be (dyed, made) red (ruddy).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 10x

The KJV translates Strong's H119 in the following manner: dyed red (5x), red 4 ruddy (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 10x
The KJV translates Strong's H119 in the following manner: dyed red (5x), red 4 ruddy (1x).
  1. to be red, red

    1. (Qal) ruddy (of Nazarites)

    2. (Pual)

      1. to be rubbed red

      2. dyed red

      3. reddened

    3. (Hiphil)

      1. to cause to show red

      2. to glare

      3. to emit (show) redness

    4. (Hithpael)

      1. to redden

      2. to grow red

      3. to look red

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
אָדַם ʼâdam, aw-dam'; to show blood (in the face), i.e. flush or turn rosy:—be (dyed, made) red (ruddy).
† [אָדֹם, אָדֵם] verb be red (on formation compare LagBN 83 compare 120) —
Qal Perfect 3rd person plural אָֽדְמוּ ruddy, of Nazirites Lamentations 4:7;
Pu. Participle reddened, dyed red, מְאָדָּם Nahum 2:4 (of shield), מְאָדָּמִים of rams' skins Exodus 25:5; Exodus 26:14; Exodus 35:7, 23; Exodus 36:19; Exodus 39:34 (all P).
Hithp. Imperfect redden, grow or look red, יִתְאַדָּ֑ם Proverbs 23:31 (of wine);
Hiph. Imperfect emit (show) redness (compare LagBN 120) יַאְדִּימוּ כַתּוֺלָע Isaiah 1:18 (of sins) i.e. be glaring, flagrant (compare also Isaiah 1:15).
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25:5; 26:14; 35:7; 35:23; 36:19; 39:34




1:15; 1:18





Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H119 matches the Hebrew אָדַם ('āḏam),
which occurs 10 times in 10 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxExo 25:5 - tanned rams’ skins, goatskins,[fn] acacia wood,
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 26:14 - And you shall make for the tent a covering of tanned rams’ skins[fn] and a covering of goatskins on top.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 35:7 - tanned rams’ skins, and goatskins;[fn] acacia wood,
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 35:23 - And every one who possessed blue or purple or scarlet yarns or fine linen or goats’ hair or tanned rams’ skins or goatskins brought them.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 36:19 - And he made for the tent a covering of tanned rams’ skins and goatskins.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 39:34 - the covering of tanned rams’ skins and goatskins, and the veil of the screen;
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 23:31 - Do not look at wine when it is red,
when it sparkles in the cup
and goes down smoothly.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 1:18 - “Come now, let us reason[fn] together, says the LORD:
though your sins are like scarlet,
they shall be as white as snow;
though they are red like crimson,
they shall become like wool.
Unchecked Copy BoxLam 4:7 - Her princes were purer than snow,
whiter than milk;
their bodies were more ruddy than coral,
the beauty of their form[fn] was like sapphire.[fn]
Unchecked Copy BoxNah 2:3 - The shield of his mighty men is red;
his soldiers are clothed in scarlet.
The chariots come with flashing metal
on the day he musters them;
the cypress spears are brandished.

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