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Lexicon :: Strong's H1918 - hăḏas

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Part of Speech
masculine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
Of uncertain derivation
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TWOT Reference: 475

Strong’s Definitions

הֲדַס hădaç, had-as'; of uncertain derivation; the myrtle:—myrtle (tree).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 6x

The KJV translates Strong's H1918 in the following manner: myrtle tree (4x), myrtle (2x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 6x
The KJV translates Strong's H1918 in the following manner: myrtle tree (4x), myrtle (2x).
  1. myrtle (tree)

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
הֲדַס hădaç, had-as'; of uncertain derivation; the myrtle:—myrtle (tree).
STRONGS H1918: Abbreviations
הֲדַס noun masculineIsaiah 55:13 myrtle (-tree), only late (Late Hebrew, Aram id.; Arabic bdb021308 (in the dialect of Yemen); also bdb021309, Aramaic אָסָה, bdb021310; compare LöwNo. 25) — absolute ה׳ Isaiah 41:19; Nehemiah 8:15; הֲדַ֑ס Isaiah 55:13; plural הַהֲדַסִּים Zechariah 1:8 + 2 times (on form compare Ges§ 98, R. 4) — Isaiah 41:9 (|| תְּאַשּׁוּר, תִּדְהָר, בְּרוֺשׁ, עֵץ שָׁ֑מֶן, שִׁטָּה אֶרֶז); Isaiah 55:13 (|| בְּרוֺשׁ; opposed to הַסִּרְפַּד), עֲלֵי הֲדַס Nehemiah 8:15 (|| עֵץ עָבוֺת ע׳, תְּמָרִים ע׳, עֲץשֶֿׁמֶן ע׳ עֲלֵיזַֿיִת); plural Zechariah 1:8, 10, 11.
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs


8:15; 8:15


41:9; 41:19; 55:13; 55:13; 55:13


1:8; 1:8; 1:10; 1:11


Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H1918 matches the Hebrew הֲדַס (hăḏas),
which occurs 6 times in 6 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 8:15 - And that they should publish and proclaim in all their cities, and in Jerusalem, saying, Go forth unto the mount, and fetch olive branches, and pine branches, and myrtle H1918 branches, and palm branches, and branches of thick trees, to make booths, as it is written.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 41:19 - I will plant in the wilderness the cedar, the shittah tree, and the myrtle, H1918 and the oil tree; I will set in the desert the fir tree, and the pine, and the box tree together:
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 55:13 - Instead of the thorn shall come up the fir tree, and instead of the brier shall come up the myrtle tree: H1918 and it shall be to the LORD for a name, for an everlasting sign that shall not be cut off.
Unchecked Copy BoxZec 1:8 - I saw by night, and behold a man riding upon a red horse, and he stood among the myrtle trees H1918 that were in the bottom; and behind him were there red horses, speckled, and white.
Unchecked Copy BoxZec 1:10 - And the man that stood among the myrtle trees H1918 answered and said, These are they whom the LORD hath sent to walk to and fro through the earth.
Unchecked Copy BoxZec 1:11 - And they answered the angel of the LORD that stood among the myrtle trees, H1918 and said, We have walked to and fro through the earth, and, behold, all the earth sitteth still, and is at rest.
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