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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 - “Return and say to Hezekiah the leader of My people, ‘Thus says the LORD, the God of your father David, “I have heard your prayer, I have seen your tears; H1832 behold, I will heal you. On the third day you shall go up to the house of the LORD.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 6:6 - I am weary with my sighing;
Every night I make my bed swim,
I dissolve my couch with my tears. H1832
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 39:12 - “Hear my prayer, O LORD, and give ear to my cry;
Do not be silent at my tears; H1832
For I am a stranger with You,
A sojourner like all my fathers.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 42:3 - My tears H1832 have been my food day and night,
While they say to me all day long, “Where is your God?”
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 56:8 - You have taken account of my wanderings;
Put my tears H1832 in Your bottle.
Are they not in Your book?
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 80:5 - You have fed them with the bread of tears, H1832
And You have made them to drink tears H1832 in [fn]large measure.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 116:8 - For You have rescued my soul from death,
My eyes from tears, H1832
My feet from stumbling.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 126:5 - Those who sow in tears H1832 shall reap with joyful shouting.
Unchecked Copy BoxEcc 4:1 - Then I looked again at all the acts of oppression which were being done under the sun. And behold I saw the tears H1832 of the oppressed and that they had no one to comfort them; and on the side of their oppressors was power, but they had no one to comfort them.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 16:9 - Therefore I will weep bitterly for Jazer, for the vine of Sibmah;
I will drench you with my tears, H1832 O Heshbon and Elealeh;
For the shouting over your summer fruits and your harvest has fallen away.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 25:8 - He will swallow up death for all time,
And the Lord [fn]GOD will wipe tears H1832 away from all faces,
And He will remove the reproach of His people from all the earth;
For the LORD has spoken.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 38:5 - “Go and say to Hezekiah, ‘Thus says the LORD, the God of your father David, “I have heard your prayer, I have seen your tears; H1832 behold, I will add fifteen years to your [fn]life.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 9:1 - [fn]Oh that my head were waters
And my 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 - “Let them make haste and take up a wailing for us,
That our eyes may shed tears H1832
And our eyelids flow with water.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 13:17 - But if you will not listen to it,
My soul will sob in secret for such pride;
And my eyes will bitterly weep
And flow down with tears, H1832
Because the flock of the LORD has been taken captive.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 14:17 - “You will say this word to them,
‘Let my eyes flow down with tears H1832 night and day,
And let them not cease;
For the virgin daughter of my people has been crushed with a mighty blow,
With a sorely infected wound.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 31:16 - Thus says the LORD,
“Restrain your voice from weeping
And your eyes from tears; H1832
For your work will be rewarded,” declares the LORD,
“And they will return from the land of the enemy.
Unchecked Copy BoxLam 1:2 - She weeps bitterly in the night
And her tears H1832 are on her cheeks;
She has none to comfort her
Among all her lovers.
All her friends have dealt treacherously with her;
They have become her enemies.
Unchecked Copy BoxLam 2:11 - My eyes fail because of tears, H1832
My [fn]spirit is greatly troubled;
My [fn]heart is poured out on the earth
Because of the [fn]destruction of the daughter of my people,
When little ones and infants faint
In the streets of the city.
Unchecked Copy BoxLam 2:18 - Their heart cried out to the Lord,
“O wall of the daughter of Zion,
Let your tears H1832 run down like a river day and night;
Give yourself no relief,
Let [fn]your eyes have no rest.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 24:16 - “Son of man, behold, I am about to take from you the desire of your eyes with a blow; but you shall not mourn and you shall not weep, and your tears H1832 shall not come.
Unchecked Copy BoxMal 2:13 - “This is [fn]another thing you do: you cover the altar of the LORD with tears, H1832 with weeping and with groaning, because He no longer regards the [fn]offering or accepts it with favor from your hand.
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