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Lexicon :: Strong's H1882 - dāṯ

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Part of Speech
feminine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
Corresponding to דָּת (H1881)
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Strong’s Definitions

דָּת dâth, dawth; (Aramaic) corresponding to H1881;:—decree, law.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 14x

The KJV translates Strong's H1882 in the following manner: law (11x), decree (3x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 14x
The KJV translates Strong's H1882 in the following manner: law (11x), decree (3x).
  1. decree, law

    1. a decree (of the king)

    2. law

    3. law (of God)

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
דָּת dâth, dawth; (Aramaic) corresponding to H1881;:—decree, law.
STRONGS H1882: Abbreviations

Biblical Aramaic

דָּת noun feminineDan 6:9 decree, law (Syriac; Persian loan-word, see Biblical Hebrew H1881); — ד׳ absolute Daniel 6:16 [Daniel 6:15]; Daniel 7:25, construct Ezra 7:14 +; emphatic דָּתָא Ezra 7:12 +; suffix דָּֽתְכוֺן Daniel 2:9; —
1. decree of king Daniel 2:13, 15; Ezra 7:26; with suffix Daniel 2:9 decree against you.
2. unchangeable law of Medes and Persians Daniel 6:9; Daniel 6:13; Daniel 6:16.
3. law of God (in mouth of non-Jews): Daniel 6:6; Ezra 7:12, 14, 21, 26, so (absolute) Daniel 7:25; laws of God Ezra 7:25.
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Strong's Number H1882 matches the Hebrew דָּת (dāṯ),
which occurs 14 times in 13 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 7:12 - Artaxerxes, king of kings, unto Ezra the priest, a scribe of the law H1882 of the God of heaven, perfect peace, and at such a time.
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 7:14 - Forasmuch as thou art sent of the king, and of his seven counsellors, to enquire concerning Judah and Jerusalem, according to the law H1882 of thy God which is in thine hand;
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 7:21 - And I, even I Artaxerxes the king, do make a decree to all the treasurers which are beyond the river, that whatsoever Ezra the priest, the scribe of the law H1882 of the God of heaven, shall require of you, it be done speedily,
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 7:25 - And thou, Ezra, after the wisdom of thy God, that is in thine hand, set magistrates and judges, which may judge all the people that are beyond the river, all such as know the laws H1882 of thy God; and teach ye them that know them not.
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 7:26 - And whosoever will not do the law H1882 of thy God, and the law H1882 of the king, let judgment be executed speedily upon him, whether it be unto death, or to banishment, or to confiscation of goods, or to imprisonment.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 2:9 - But if ye will not make known unto me the dream, there is but one decree H1882 for you: for ye have prepared lying and corrupt words to speak before me, till the time be changed: therefore tell me the dream, and I shall know that ye can shew me the interpretation thereof.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 2:13 - And the decree H1882 went forth that the wise men should be slain; and they sought Daniel and his fellows to be slain.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 2:15 - He answered and said to Arioch the king's captain, Why is the decree H1882 so hasty from the king? Then Arioch made the thing known to Daniel.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 6:5 - Then said these men, We shall not find any occasion against this Daniel, except we find it against him concerning the law H1882 of his God.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 6:8 - Now, O king, establish the decree, and sign the writing, that it be not changed, according to the law H1882 of the Medes and Persians, which altereth not.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 6:12 - Then they came near, and spake before the king concerning the king's decree; Hast thou not signed a decree, that every man that shall ask a petition of any God or man within thirty days, save of thee, O king, shall be cast into the den of lions? The king answered and said, The thing is true, according to the law H1882 of the Medes and Persians, which altereth not.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 6:15 - Then these men assembled unto the king, and said unto the king, Know, O king, that the law H1882 of the Medes and Persians is, That no decree nor statute which the king establisheth may be changed.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 7:25 - And he shall speak great words against the most High, and shall wear out the saints of the most High, and think to change times and laws: H1882 and they shall be given into his hand until a time and times and the dividing of time.
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