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Lexicon :: Strong's H1995 - hāmôn

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masculine noun
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TWOT Reference: 505a

Strong’s Definitions

הָמוֹן hâmôwn, haw-mone'; or הָמֹן hâmôn; (Ezekiel 5:7), from H1993; a noise, tumult, crowd; also disquietude, wealth:—abundance, company, many, multitude, multiply, noise, riches, rumbling, sounding, store, tumult.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 83x

The KJV translates Strong's H1995 in the following manner: multitude (62x), noise (4x), tumult (4x), abundance (3x), many (3x), store (2x), company (1x), multiplied (1x), riches (1x), rumbling (1x), sounding (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 83x
The KJV translates Strong's H1995 in the following manner: multitude (62x), noise (4x), tumult (4x), abundance (3x), many (3x), store (2x), company (1x), multiplied (1x), riches (1x), rumbling (1x), sounding (1x).
  1. (Qal) murmur, roar, crowd, abundance, tumult, sound

    1. sound, murmur, rush, roar

    2. tumult, confusion

    3. crowd, multitude

    4. great number, abundance

    5. abundance, wealth

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
הָמוֹן hâmôwn, haw-mone'; or הָמֹן hâmôn; (Ezekiel 5:7), from H1993; a noise, tumult, crowd; also disquietude, wealth:—abundance, company, many, multitude, multiply, noise, riches, rumbling, sounding, store, tumult.
STRONGS H1995: Abbreviations
הָמוֺן noun masculine1 Samuel 4:14 (feminine Job 31:34) sound, murmur, roar, crowd, abundance; — absolute ה׳ 1 Samuel 4:14 + 27 times (+ 2 Kings 25:11 = אָמוֺן in || Jeremiah 52:15, see II. אָמוֺן above); construct הֲמוֺן Genesis 17:14 + 30 times + Ezekiel 39:11, 15 (גֵּיא הֲמוֺן גּוֺג); suffix הֲמוֺנוֺ Isaiah 5:13 + 2 times + Ezekiel 31:18 Qr + 3 times (Kt המונה); so also Co for proper name (?) הֲמוֺנָה (q. v.) Ezekiel 39:16; הַמוֺנָהּ Isaiah 5:14 + 6 times + Ezekiel 7:12, 13; Ezekiel 30:4 (all strike out B Co; in Ezekiel 7:13 also Da), הֲמֹנָהּ Ezekiel 29:19; הֲמוֺנָם Isaiah 31:4; Ezekiel 7:11; plural הֲמֹנִים Joel 4:14 (twice in verse); suffix הֲמוֺנֶיהָ Ezekiel 32:30; — הֲמָנְכֶם Ezekiel 5:7 see below המן.
1. sound, murmur, rush, roar, especially sound made by a crowd of people, murmur, roar Psalm 65:8 לְאֻמִּים ה׳ (|| שְׁאוֺן יַמִּים etc.); compare קוֺל ה׳ Isaiah 13:4 sound of a roaring (|| קוֺל שְׁאוֺן), Isaiah 33:3; Daniel 10:6; הֲמוֺן עַמִּים Isaiah 17:12 (|| שְׁאוֺן לְאֻמִּים) where again compared with הֲמוֺת יַמִּים; also Isaiah 31:4 of throng of shepherds (|| קוֺל); of a city ה׳ קִרְיָה Job 39:7 (|| תְּשֻׁאוֺת נֹגֵשׂ); compare עִיר ה׳ = noisy city Isaiah 32:14, הֲמוֺנָהּ Isaiah 5:14; of sound of songs שִׁירַיִךְ ה׳ Ezekiel 26:13 (|| קוֺל כִנּוֺרַיִךְ), compare Amos 5:23 (|| זִמְרַת נְבָלֶיךָ); of crying קוֺל ה׳ 1 Samuel 4:14 (|| קוֺל) צְעָקָה; see further הֲמוֺן מֵעִים figurative of sympathy Isaiah 63:15 (|| רַחֲמִים), compare הָמָה 2. of rain הַגֶּשֶׁם קוֺל ה׳ 1 Kings 18:41, compare Jeremiah 10:13 = Jeremiah 51:16; — of rumbling of chariot-wheels גַּלְגִּלָּיו ה׳ Jeremiah 47:3 (|| קוֺל שַׁעֲטַת מַּרְסוֺת & רַעַשׁ לְרִכְבּוֺ).
2. tumult, confusion (as occasioning a roar) 1 Samuel 14:19; 2 Samuel 18:29.
3. crowd, multitude (especially frequently in Ezra, Chronicles): —
a. frequently of great army Judges 4:7; 1 Samuel 14:16; 1 Kings 20:13, 28; Isaiah 29:5 (twice in verse); 2 Chronicles 13:8; 2 Chronicles 14:10; 2 Chronicles 20:2, 12, 15, 24; 32:7; compare Ezekiel 39:11; also Ezekiel 7:12, 13; Ezekiel 30:4 (compare emendation above); on Jeremiah 3:23 compare VB; see further גֵּיא הֲמוֺן גּוֺג Ezekiel 39:11, 15; Daniel 11:10 (חֲיָלִים רַבִּים ה׳) Daniel 11:11 Daniel 11:11; Daniel 11:12; Daniel 11:13 (|| חַיִל גָּדוֺל); also plural Joel Daniel 4:14 (twice in verse).
c. of any great throng 2 Kings 7:13 (twice in verse) (so MT 2 Kings 25:11, but || Jeremiah 52:15 הָאָמוֺן) Psalm 42:5; Job 31:34 (רַבָּה ה׳) Ezekiel 23:42; גּוֺיִם ה׳ Genesis 17:4, 5 (P) compare Isaiah 29:7, 8; so, under figure of overwhelming mass of waves Jeremiah 51:42.
4. great number, abundance (late) נָשִׁים ה׳ 2 Chronicles 11:23 **for וַיִּשְׁאַל הֲמַוֺן נָשִׁים PerlesAnal. 47 proposes וִיִּשְׂאוּ לָהֶם נ׳ (compare נשׂא 3d); of cattle Jeremiah 49:32; of things: materials for temple-building 1 Chronicles 29:16; tithes & gifts 2 Chronicles 31:10. Hence
5. abundance, wealth, Psalm 37:16 compare Ecclesiastes 5:9 (|| כֶּסֶף), Isaiah 60:5 (יָם ה׳; || חֵיל גּוֺיִם).

† [הָמַן] verb rage, be trubulent (? denominative from המון Thes, after Rabb; compare Ke RV; AV multiply; but very dubious) — only
Qal Infinitive suffix יַעַן הֲמָנְכֶם מִןהַֿגּוֺיִם Ezekiel 5:7 (Sm queries; Ew, after Syriac Version Aq, הִמָּנֵכֶם from מנה); read rather, with Bö Co Da, המרותכם (from מרה) because ye rebelled.
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs


17:4; 17:5; 17:14



1 Samuel

4:14; 4:14; 4:14; 14:16; 14:19

2 Samuel

6:19; 18:29

1 Kings

18:41; 20:13; 20:28

2 Kings

7:13; 25:11; 25:11

1 Chronicles


2 Chronicles

11:23; 13:8; 14:10; 20:2; 20:12; 20:15; 20:24; 31:10; 32:7


31:34; 31:34; 39:7


37:16; 42:5; 65:8




5:13; 5:13; 5:14; 5:14; 13:4; 16:14; 17:12; 29:5; 29:7; 29:8; 31:4; 31:4; 32:14; 33:3; 60:5; 63:15


3:23; 10:13; 47:3; 49:32; 51:16; 51:42; 52:15; 52:15


5:7; 5:7; 7:11; 7:11; 7:12; 7:12; 7:13; 7:13; 7:13; 7:14; 23:42; 26:13; 29:19; 29:19; 30:4; 30:4; 30:10; 30:15; 31:2; 31:18; 31:18; 32:12; 32:16; 32:18; 32:20; 32:24; 32:25; 32:26; 32:30; 32:31; 32:32; 39:11; 39:11; 39:11; 39:15; 39:15; 39:16


4:14; 10:6; 11:10; 11:11; 11:11; 11:12; 11:13



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Strong's Number H1995 matches the Hebrew הָמוֹן (hāmôn),
which occurs 85 times in 78 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Page 1 / 2 (Gen 17:4–Eze 7:11)

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 17:4 - As for me, behold, my covenant is with thee, and thou shalt be a father of many H1995 nations.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 17:5 - Neither shall thy name any more be called Abram, but thy name shall be Abraham; for a father of many H1995 nations have I made thee.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 4:7 - And I will draw unto thee to the river Kishon Sisera, the captain of Jabin's army, with his chariots and his multitude; H1995 and I will deliver him into thine hand.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 4:14 - And when Eli heard the noise of the crying, he said, What meaneth the noise of this tumult? H1995 And the man came in hastily, and told Eli.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 14:16 - And the watchmen of Saul in Gibeah of Benjamin looked; and, behold, the multitude H1995 melted away, and they went on beating down one another.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 14:19 - And it came to pass, while Saul talked unto the priest, that the noise H1995 that was in the host of the Philistines went on and increased: and Saul said unto the priest, Withdraw thine hand.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 6:19 - And he dealt among all the people, even among the whole multitude H1995 of Israel, as well to the women as men, to every one a cake of bread, and a good piece of flesh, and a flagon of wine. So all the people departed every one to his house.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 18:29 - And the king said, Is the young man Absalom safe? And Ahimaaz answered, When Joab sent the king's servant, and me thy servant, I saw a great tumult, H1995 but I knew not what it was.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 18:41 - And Elijah said unto Ahab, Get thee up, eat and drink; for there is a sound of abundance H1995 of rain.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 20:13 - And, behold, there came a prophet unto Ahab king of Israel, saying, Thus saith the LORD, Hast thou seen all this great multitude? H1995 behold, I will deliver it into thine hand this day; and thou shalt know that I am the LORD.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 20:28 - And there came a man of God, and spake unto the king of Israel, and said, Thus saith the LORD, Because the Syrians have said, The LORD is God of the hills, but he is not God of the valleys, therefore will I deliver all this great multitude H1995 into thine hand, and ye shall know that I am the LORD.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 7:13 - And one of his servants answered and said, Let some take, I pray thee, five of the horses that remain, which are left in the city, (behold, they are as all the multitude H1995 of Israel that are left in it: behold, I say, they are even as all the multitude H1995 of the Israelites that are consumed:) and let us send and see.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 25:11 - Now the rest of the people that were left in the city, and the fugitives that fell away to the king of Babylon, with the remnant of the multitude, H1995 did Nebuzaradan the captain of the guard carry away.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 29:16 - O LORD our God, all this store H1995 that we have prepared to build thee an house for thine holy name cometh of thine hand, and is all thine own.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 11:23 - And he dealt wisely, and dispersed of all his children throughout all the countries of Judah and Benjamin, unto every fenced city: and he gave them victual in abundance. And he desired many H1995 wives.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 13:8 - And now ye think to withstand the kingdom of the LORD in the hand of the sons of David; and ye be a great multitude, H1995 and there are with you golden calves, which Jeroboam made you for gods.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 14:11 - And Asa cried unto the LORD his God, and said, LORD, it is nothing with thee to help, whether with many, or with them that have no power: help us, O LORD our God; for we rest on thee, and in thy name we go against this multitude. H1995 O LORD, thou art our God; let not man prevail against thee.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 20:2 - Then there came some that told Jehoshaphat, saying, There cometh a great multitude H1995 against thee from beyond the sea on this side Syria; and, behold, they be in Hazazontamar, which is Engedi.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 20:12 - O our God, wilt thou not judge them? for we have no might against this great company H1995 that cometh against us; neither know we what to do: but our eyes are upon thee.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 20:15 - And he said, Hearken ye, all Judah, and ye inhabitants of Jerusalem, and thou king Jehoshaphat, Thus saith the LORD unto you, Be not afraid nor dismayed by reason of this great multitude; H1995 for the battle is not yours, but God's.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 20:24 - And when Judah came toward the watch tower in the wilderness, they looked unto the multitude, H1995 and, behold, they were dead bodies fallen to the earth, and none escaped.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 31:10 - And Azariah the chief priest of the house of Zadok answered him, and said, Since the people began to bring the offerings into the house of the LORD, we have had enough to eat, and have left plenty: for the LORD hath blessed his people; and that which is left is this great store. H1995
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 32:7 - Be strong and courageous, be not afraid nor dismayed for the king of Assyria, nor for all the multitude H1995 that is with him: for there be more with us than with him:
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 31:34 - Did I fear a great multitude, H1995 or did the contempt of families terrify me, that I kept silence, and went not out of the door?
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 39:7 - He scorneth the multitude H1995 of the city, neither regardeth he the crying of the driver.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 37:16 - A little that a righteous man hath is better than the riches H1995 of many wicked.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 42:4 - When I remember these things, I pour out my soul in me: for I had gone with the multitude, I went with them to the house of God, with the voice of joy and praise, with a multitude H1995 that kept holyday.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 65:7 - Which stilleth the noise of the seas, the noise of their waves, and the tumult H1995 of the people.
Unchecked Copy BoxEcc 5:10 - He that loveth silver shall not be satisfied with silver; nor he that loveth abundance H1995 with increase: this is also vanity.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 5:13 - Therefore my people are gone into captivity, because they have no knowledge: and their honourable men are famished, and their multitude H1995 dried up with thirst.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 5:14 - Therefore hell hath enlarged herself, and opened her mouth without measure: and their glory, and their multitude, H1995 and their pomp, and he that rejoiceth, shall descend into it.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 13:4 - The noise of a multitude H1995 in the mountains, like as of a great people; a tumultuous noise of the kingdoms of nations gathered together: the LORD of hosts mustereth the host of the battle.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 16:14 - But now the LORD hath spoken, saying, Within three years, as the years of an hireling, and the glory of Moab shall be contemned, with all that great multitude; H1995 and the remnant shall be very small and feeble.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 17:12 - Woe to the multitude H1995 of many people, which make a noise like the noise of the seas; and to the rushing of nations, that make a rushing like the rushing of mighty waters!
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 29:5 - Moreover the multitude H1995 of thy strangers shall be like small dust, and the multitude H1995 of the terrible ones shall be as chaff that passeth away: yea, it shall be at an instant suddenly.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 29:7 - And the multitude H1995 of all the nations that fight against Ariel, even all that fight against her and her munition, and that distress her, shall be as a dream of a night vision.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 29:8 - It shall even be as when an hungry man dreameth, and, behold, he eateth; but he awaketh, and his soul is empty: or as when a thirsty man dreameth, and, behold, he drinketh; but he awaketh, and, behold, he is faint, and his soul hath appetite: so shall the multitude H1995 of all the nations be, that fight against mount Zion.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 31:4 - For thus hath the LORD spoken unto me, Like as the lion and the young lion roaring on his prey, when a multitude of shepherds is called forth against him, he will not be afraid of their voice, nor abase himself for the noise H1995 of them: so shall the LORD of hosts come down to fight for mount Zion, and for the hill thereof.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 32:14 - Because the palaces shall be forsaken; the multitude H1995 of the city shall be left; the forts and towers shall be for dens for ever, a joy of wild asses, a pasture of flocks;
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 33:3 - At the noise of the tumult H1995 the people fled; at the lifting up of thyself the nations were scattered.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 60:5 - Then thou shalt see, and flow together, and thine heart shall fear, and be enlarged; because the abundance H1995 of the sea shall be converted unto thee, the forces of the Gentiles shall come unto thee.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 63:15 - Look down from heaven, and behold from the habitation of thy holiness and of thy glory: where is thy zeal and thy strength, the sounding H1995 of thy bowels and of thy mercies toward me? are they restrained?
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 3:23 - Truly in vain is salvation hoped for from the hills, and from the multitude H1995 of mountains: truly in the LORD our God is the salvation of Israel.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 10:13 - When he uttereth his voice, there is a multitude H1995 of waters in the heavens, and he causeth the vapours to ascend from the ends of the earth; he maketh lightnings with rain, and bringeth forth the wind out of his treasures.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 47:3 - At the noise of the stamping of the hoofs of his strong horses, at the rushing of his chariots, and at the rumbling H1995 of his wheels, the fathers shall not look back to their children for feebleness of hands;
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 49:32 - And their camels shall be a booty, and the multitude H1995 of their cattle a spoil: and I will scatter into all winds them that are in the utmost corners; and I will bring their calamity from all sides thereof, saith the LORD.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 51:16 - When he uttereth his voice, there is a multitude H1995 of waters in the heavens; and he causeth the vapours to ascend from the ends of the earth: he maketh lightnings with rain, and bringeth forth the wind out of his treasures.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 51:42 - The sea is come up upon Babylon: she is covered with the multitude H1995 of the waves thereof.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 5:7 - Therefore thus saith the Lord GOD; Because ye multiplied H1995 more than the nations that are round about you, and have not walked in my statutes, neither have kept my judgments, neither have done according to the judgments of the nations that are round about you;
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 7:11 - Violence is risen up into a rod of wickedness: none of them shall remain, nor of their multitude, H1995 nor of any of theirs: neither shall there be wailing for them.

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