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Lexicon :: Strong's H122 - 'āḏōm

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TWOT Reference: 26b

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אָדֹם ʼâdôm, aw-dome'; from H119; rosy:—red, ruddy.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 9x

The KJV translates Strong's H122 in the following manner: red (8x), ruddy (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 9x
The KJV translates Strong's H122 in the following manner: red (8x), ruddy (1x).
  1. red, ruddy (of man, horse, heifer, garment, water, lentils)

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
אָדֹם ʼâdôm, aw-dome'; from H119; rosy:—red, ruddy.
STRONGS H122: Abbreviations
אָדֹם adjective redא׳ Isaiah 63:2; Zechariah 1:8 + Genesis 25:30 (twice in verse), see below; אָדוֺם Songs 5:10; feminine אֲדֻמָּה Numbers 19:2, plural אֲדֻמִּים 2 Kings 3:22 + 2 times; — ruddy, red, of man Songs 5:10; horse Zechariah 1:8 (twice in verse) (|| שָׂרֹק compare Assyrian DlW 87) Zechariah 6:2 (|| שָׁחֹר); heifer Numbers 19:2; water 2 Kings 3:22 (כַּדָּם א׳); compare as substantive red, redness on garment Isaiah 63:2; הָאָדֹם = the (red) lentils Genesis 25:30 (twice in verse), but read הָאֱדֹם see below; compare also H5927 מַעֲלֶה.
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs


25:30; 25:30


19:2; 19:2

2 Kings

3:22; 3:22

Song of Songs

5:10; 5:10


63:2; 63:2


1:8; 1:8; 6:2


Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H122 matches the Hebrew אָדֹם ('āḏōm),
which occurs 9 times in 7 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 25:30 - And Esau said to Jacob, Feed me, I pray thee, with that same H122 red H122 pottage; for I am faint: therefore was his name called Edom.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 19:2 - This is the ordinance of the law which the LORD hath commanded, saying, Speak unto the children of Israel, that they bring thee a red H122 heifer without spot, wherein is no blemish, and upon which never came yoke:
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 3:22 - And they rose up early in the morning, and the sun shone upon the water, and the Moabites saw the water on the other side as red H122 as blood:
Unchecked Copy BoxSng 5:10 - My beloved is white and ruddy, H122 the chiefest among ten thousand.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 63:2 - Wherefore art thou red H122 in thine apparel, and thy garments like him that treadeth in the winefat?
Unchecked Copy BoxZec 1:8 - I saw by night, and behold a man riding upon a red H122 horse, and he stood among the myrtle trees that were in the bottom; and behind him were there red H122 horses, speckled, and white.
Unchecked Copy BoxZec 6:2 - In the first chariot were red H122 horses; and in the second chariot black horses;
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