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Lexicon :: Strong's H1832 - dimʿâ

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Part of Speech
collective feminine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
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TWOT Reference: 442b

Strong’s Definitions

דִּמְעָה dimʻâh, dim-aw'; feminine of H1831; weeping:—tears.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 23x

The KJV translates Strong's H1832 in the following manner: tear (23x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 23x
The KJV translates Strong's H1832 in the following manner: tear (23x).
  1. tears

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
דִּמְעָה dimʻâh, dim-aw'; feminine of H1831; weeping:—tears.
STRONGS H1832: Abbreviations
דִּמְעָה noun feminine collective tears (chiefly poetic and late; frequently in Jeremiah and contemporary) (Arabic bdb019907; Assyrian dimu, dimtu HptKAT 2 Gloss i. ZimBP 23, 95; Aramaic דִּמְעָא, bdb019908; Late Hebrew דֶּמַע, דִּמְעָה) — absolute ד׳ Psalm 80:6 + 10 times; construct דִּמְעַת Ecclesiastes 4:1; suffix דִּמְעָתִי Psalm 6:7 + 4 times; דִּמְעָתֶ֑ךָ 2 Kings 20:5 = Isaiah 38:5 + Ezekiel 24:16 (strike out Greek Version of the LXX Co); דִּמְעָתָהּ Lamentations 1:2; plural דְּמָעוֺת Psalm 80:6; Lamentations 2:11tears Psalm 6:7; Ecclesiastes 4:1; Lamentations 1:2; Lamentations 2:11; especially in Jeremiah in phrase תֵּרֵד עֵינִי ד׳ etc. Jeremiah 9:17; Jeremiah 13:17; Jeremiah 14:17, compare Lamentations 2:18; Jeremiah 8:23 וְעֵינִי מְקוֺר ד׳; אֲרַיָּ֫וֶךְ דִּמְעָתִי of weeping over, in behalf of one Isaiah 16:9; as appealing to God's compassion 2 Kings 20:5 = Isaiah 38:5; Psalm 39:13; Psalm 56:9 שִׂימָה ד׳ בְּנאֹדֶ֑ךָ (compare Che); see also Psalm 116:8; Jeremiah 31:16; Isaiah 25:8; opposed to רִנָּה Psalm 126:5; of hypocritical tears Malachi 2:13; figurative tears as food Psalm 42:4 (דִּמְעָתִי לחם); לחם ד׳ Psalm 80:6; as drink Psalm 80:6, compare Babylonian dimtu maštîtî, tears (were) my drink (ZimBP 42; || bikîtum kurmatî, weeping (was) my sustenance). — Ezekiel 24:16 וְלֹא תָבוֺא דִּמְעָתֶ֑ךָ strike out Greek Version of the LXX Co compare Ezekiel 24:23.
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs

2 Kings

20:5; 20:5


6:7; 6:7; 39:13; 42:4; 56:9; 80:6; 80:6; 80:6; 80:6; 116:8; 126:5


4:1; 4:1


16:9; 25:8; 38:5; 38:5


9:17; 13:17; 14:17; 31:16


1:2; 1:2; 2:11; 2:11; 2:18


24:16; 24:16; 24:23




Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H1832 matches the Hebrew דִּמְעָה (dimʿâ),
which occurs 23 times in 22 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 20:5 - Turn again, and tell Hezekiah the captain of my people, Thus saith the LORD, the God of David thy father, I have heard thy prayer, I have seen thy tears: H1832 behold, I will heal thee: on the third day thou shalt go up unto the house of the LORD.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 6:6 - I am weary with my groaning; all the night make I my bed to swim; I water my couch with my tears. H1832
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 39:12 - Hear my prayer, O LORD, and give ear unto my cry; hold not thy peace at my tears: H1832 for I am a stranger with thee, and a sojourner, as all my fathers were.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 42:3 - My tears H1832 have been my meat day and night, while they continually say unto me, Where is thy God?
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 56:8 - Thou tellest my wanderings: put thou my tears H1832 into thy bottle: are they not in thy book?
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 80:5 - Thou feedest them with the bread of tears; H1832 and givest them tears H1832 to drink in great measure.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 116:8 - For thou hast delivered my soul from death, mine eyes from tears, H1832 and my feet from falling.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 126:5 - They that sow in tears H1832 shall reap in joy.
Unchecked Copy BoxEcc 4:1 - So I returned, and considered all the oppressions that are done under the sun: and behold the tears H1832 of such as were oppressed, and they had no comforter; and on the side of their oppressors there was power; but they had no comforter.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 16:9 - Therefore I will bewail with the weeping of Jazer the vine of Sibmah: I will water thee with my tears, H1832 O Heshbon, and Elealeh: for the shouting for thy summer fruits and for thy harvest is fallen.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 25:8 - He will swallow up death in victory; and the Lord GOD will wipe away tears H1832 from off all faces; and the rebuke of his people shall he take away from off all the earth: for the LORD hath spoken it.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 38:5 - Go, and say to Hezekiah, Thus saith the LORD, the God of David thy father, I have heard thy prayer, I have seen thy tears: H1832 behold, I will add unto thy days fifteen years.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 9:1 - Oh that my head were waters, and mine eyes a fountain of tears, H1832 that I might weep day and night for the slain of the daughter of my people!
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 9:18 - And let them make haste, and take up a wailing for us, that our eyes may run down with tears, H1832 and our eyelids gush out with waters.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 13:17 - But if ye will not hear it, my soul shall weep in secret places for your pride; and mine eye shall weep sore, and run down with tears, H1832 because the LORD'S flock is carried away captive.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 14:17 - Therefore thou shalt say this word unto them; Let mine eyes run down with tears H1832 night and day, and let them not cease: for the virgin daughter of my people is broken with a great breach, with a very grievous blow.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 31:16 - Thus saith the LORD; Refrain thy voice from weeping, and thine eyes from tears: H1832 for thy work shall be rewarded, saith the LORD; and they shall come again from the land of the enemy.
Unchecked Copy BoxLam 1:2 - She weepeth sore in the night, and her tears H1832 are on her cheeks: among all her lovers she hath none to comfort her: all her friends have dealt treacherously with her, they are become her enemies.
Unchecked Copy BoxLam 2:11 - Mine eyes do fail with tears, H1832 my bowels are troubled, my liver is poured upon the earth, for the destruction of the daughter of my people; because the children and the sucklings swoon in the streets of the city.
Unchecked Copy BoxLam 2:18 - Their heart cried unto the Lord, O wall of the daughter of Zion, let tears H1832 run down like a river day and night: give thyself no rest; let not the apple of thine eye cease.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 24:16 - Son of man, behold, I take away from thee the desire of thine eyes with a stroke: yet neither shalt thou mourn nor weep, neither shall thy tears H1832 run down.
Unchecked Copy BoxMal 2:13 - And this have ye done again, covering the altar of the LORD with tears, H1832 with weeping, and with crying out, insomuch that he regardeth not the offering any more, or receiveth it with good will at your hand.
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