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Lexicon :: Strong's H1918 - hăḏas

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Part of Speech
masculine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
Of uncertain derivation
Dictionary Aids

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).
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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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 were to proclaim and circulate a proclamation in all their cities and in Jerusalem, saying, “Go out to the hills, and bring olive branches and [fn]wild olive branches, myrtle H1918 branches, palm branches, and branches of other trees with thick branches, to make booths, as it is written.”
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 41:19 - “I will put the cedar in the wilderness,
The acacia, the myrtle H1918, and the olive tree;
I will place the juniper in the desert,
Together with the elm tree and the cypress,
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 55:13 - “Instead of the thorn bush, the juniper will come up,
And instead of the stinging nettle, the myrtle H1918 will come up;
And [fn]it will be a [fn]memorial to the LORD,
An everlasting sign which will not be eliminated.”
Unchecked Copy BoxZec 1:8 - I saw at night, and behold, a man was riding on a red horse, and he was standing among the myrtle H1918 trees H1918 which were in the ravine, with red, [fn]sorrel, and white horses behind him.
Unchecked Copy BoxZec 1:10 - And the man who was standing among the myrtle H1918 trees H1918 responded and said, “These are the ones whom the LORD has sent to [fn]patrol the earth.”
Unchecked Copy BoxZec 1:11 - So they responded to the angel of the LORD who was standing among the myrtle H1918 trees H1918 and said, “We have [fn]patrolled the earth, and behold, all the earth is [fn]still and quiet.”

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