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Lexicon :: Strong's H3038 - yᵊḏûṯûn

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Part of Speech
proper masculine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
Probably from יָדָה (H3034)
Strong’s Definitions

יְדוּתוּן Yᵉdûwthûwn, yed-oo-thoon'; or יְדֻתוּן Yᵉduthûwn; or יְדִיתוּן Yᵉdîythûwn; probably from H3034; laudatory; Jeduthun, an Israelite:—Jeduthun.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 17x

The KJV translates Strong's H3038 in the following manner: Jeduthun (17x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 17x
The KJV translates Strong's H3038 in the following manner: Jeduthun (17x).
  1. Jeduthun = "praising"

    1. a Levite of the family of Merari and the chief of one of the 3 choirs of the temple whose descendants also formed one of the perpetual temple choirs; he is named at the beginning of 3 Psalms (39, 62, 77) either as the composer or the recipient of those Psalms but most likely as the leader of the choir by which those Psalms were to be sung

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
יְדוּתוּן Yᵉdûwthûwn, yed-oo-thoon'; or יְדֻתוּן Yᵉduthûwn; or יְדִיתוּן Yᵉdîythûwn; probably from H3034; laudatory; Jeduthun, an Israelite:—Jeduthun.
יְדוּתוּן, יְדֻתוּן proper name, masculine usually יְדוּתוּן; יְדֻתוּן 2 Chronicles 5:12; 35:15; יְדיּ֯תוּן Psalm 39:1; Psalm 77:1; Nehemiah 11:37; 1 Chronicles 16:38; chief of one of the three choirs of the temple (only Chronicles & Psalm-titles) 1 Chronicles 9:16; 1 Chronicles 16:38, 41, 42; 1 Chronicles 25:3 (twice in verse); 1 Chronicles 25:6; 2 Chronicles 5:12; the king's seer 2 Chronicles 35:15; his descendants formed one of the perpetual temple choirs בְּנֵי יְדוּתוּן 1 Chronicles 16:42; 1 Chronicles 25:1, 3; 2 Chronicles 29:14; בֶּןיְֿדיּ֯תוּן Nehemiah 11:17. In Psalm-titles על ידותון Psalm 62:1; Psalm 77:1 (Qr); לִידיּתוּן Psalm 39:1 (לְ error for עלֿ), all = after the manner of (the choir of) Yeduthun (musical term according to RSOTJC 422, 2nd ed. 143). — see also LagOr ii. 16 ff. and proper name אָסָף, הֵימָן (sub אמן), אֵיתָן (sub יתן).
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs

1 Chronicles

9:16; 16:38; 16:38; 16:41; 16:42; 16:42; 25:1; 25:3; 25:3; 25:6

2 Chronicles

5:12; 5:12; 29:14; 35:15; 35:15




39:1; 39:1; 62:1; 77:1; 77:1


Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H3038 matches the Hebrew יְדוּתוּן (yᵊḏûṯûn),
which occurs 20 times in 14 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 9:16 - And Obadiah the son of Shemaiah, the son of Galal, the son of Jeduthun, H3038 and Berechiah the son of Asa, the son of Elkanah, that dwelt in the villages of the Netophathites.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 16:38 - And Obededom with their brethren, threescore and eight; Obededom also the son of Jeduthun H3038 and Hosah to be porters:
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 16:41 - And with them Heman and Jeduthun, H3038 and the rest that were chosen, who were expressed by name, to give thanks to the LORD, because his mercy endureth for ever;
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 16:42 - And with them Heman and Jeduthun H3038 with trumpets and cymbals for those that should make a sound, and with musical instruments of God. And the sons of Jeduthun H3038 were porters.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 25:1 - Moreover David and the captains of the host separated to the service of the sons of Asaph, and of Heman, and of Jeduthun, H3038 who should prophesy with harps, with psalteries, and with cymbals: and the number of the workmen according to their service was:
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 25:3 - Of Jeduthun: H3038 the sons of Jeduthun; H3038 Gedaliah, and Zeri, and Jeshaiah, Hashabiah, and Mattithiah, six, under the hands of their father Jeduthun, H3038 who prophesied with a harp, to give thanks and to praise the LORD.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 25:6 - All these were under the hands of their father for song in the house of the LORD, with cymbals, psalteries, and harps, for the service of the house of God, according to the king's order to Asaph, Jeduthun, H3038 and Heman.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 5:12 - Also the Levites which were the singers, all of them of Asaph, of Heman, of Jeduthun, H3038 with their sons and their brethren, being arrayed in white linen, having cymbals and psalteries and harps, stood at the east end of the altar, and with them an hundred and twenty priests sounding with trumpets:)
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 29:14 - And of the sons of Heman; Jehiel, and Shimei: and of the sons of Jeduthun; H3038 Shemaiah, and Uzziel.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 35:15 - And the singers the sons of Asaph were in their place, according to the commandment of David, and Asaph, and Heman, and Jeduthun H3038 the king's seer; and the porters waited at every gate; they might not depart from their service; for their brethren the Levites prepared for them.
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 11:17 - And Mattaniah the son of Micha, the son of Zabdi, the son of Asaph, was the principal to begin the thanksgiving in prayer: and Bakbukiah the second among his brethren, and Abda the son of Shammua, the son of Galal, the son of Jeduthun. H3038
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 39:1 - [[To the chief Musician, even to Jeduthun, H3038 A Psalm of David.]] I said, I will take heed to my ways, that I sin not with my tongue: I will keep my mouth with a bridle, while the wicked is before me.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 62:1 - [[To the chief Musician, to Jeduthun, H3038 A Psalm of David.]] Truly my soul waiteth upon God: from him cometh my salvation.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 77:1 - [[To the chief Musician, to Jeduthun, H3038 A Psalm of Asaph.]] I cried unto God with my voice, even unto God with my voice; and he gave ear unto me.

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