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Lexicon :: Strong's H3119 - yômām

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Part of Speech
adverb, substantive
Root Word (Etymology)
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TWOT Reference: 852a

Strong’s Definitions

יוֹמָם yôwmâm, yo-mawm'; from H3117; daily:—daily, (by, in the) day(-time).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 51x

The KJV translates Strong's H3119 in the following manner: day (41x), daytime (7x), daily (2x), time (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 51x
The KJV translates Strong's H3119 in the following manner: day (41x), daytime (7x), daily (2x), time (1x).
  1. by day, in the daytime

  2. daytime

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
יוֹמָם yôwmâm, yo-mawm'; from H3117; daily:—daily, (by, in the) day(-time).
STRONGS H3119: Abbreviations
יוֺמָם 51 substantive and adverb daytime, by day (compare Aramaic יְמָמָא bdb040101 day (as opposed to night); Targum יֵמָם by day; perhaps Phoenician ימם (in dates, before number), CISI. i. 10. 1 (see note); so NöZDMG 1886, 721: on םָ֯ see below חִנָּם) —
1. substantive daytime (rare) Jeremiah 15:9 בעוד יומם while it is yet daytime, Jeremiah 33:20b לְבִלְתִּי הֱיוֺת יומם ולילה daytime and night, Jeremiah 33:25 ולילה בְּרִיתִי י׳ (? read יוֺם as Jeremiah 33:20a); Ezekiel 30:16 צָרֵי יוֺמָם foes of daytime, i.e. coming by day (compare Jeremiah 15:8; but text apparently defective, see Greek Version of the LXX Sm); once (late) בְּיוֺמָם (compare Targum בְּיֵמָם 1 Samuel 25:16; Job 5:14), Nehemiah 9:19 (varied from Exodus 13:21; Deuteronomy 1:33 יומם). — Numbers 9:21 the sense required is (during) a day and a night; read probably יוֺם
2. adverb in the daytime, by day, Numbers 10:34; Job 24:16 (but see חִתֵּם), Isaiah 4:6; Ezekiel 12:3, 4, 7; mostly with לַיְלָה, and then often in poetry = continually: so יוֺמָם וָלַיְלָה Exodus 13:21; Joshua 1:8; 1 Kings 8:59; Psalm 1:2; Psalm 32:4 +, לַיְלָה וְיוֺמָם Deuteronomy 28:66; Isaiah 34:10; Jeremiah 14:17, in parallel clauses (especially in poetry) 2 Samuel 21:10; Isaiah 21:8; Jeremiah 31:35; Psalm 22:3; Psalm 42:9; Psalm 91:5; Psalm 121:6 +. Psalm 13:3 by day yields a lame sense: either add וָלַיְלָה (Greek Version of the LXX Del Gr Ch), or read (יוֺם יוֺם) יֹם יֹם LagNov.Psalt.Gr.Ed.Spec.13 Now.
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs


13:21; 13:21


9:21; 10:34


1:33; 28:66



1 Samuel


2 Samuel


1 Kings





5:14; 24:16


1:2; 13:3; 22:3; 32:4; 42:9; 91:5; 121:6


4:6; 21:8; 34:10


14:17; 15:8; 15:9; 31:35; 33:20; 33:20; 33:25


12:3; 12:4; 12:7; 30:16


Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H3119 matches the Hebrew יוֹמָם (yômām),
which occurs 51 times in 50 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxExo 13:21 - The LORD was going before them in a pillar of cloud by day H3119 to lead them on the way, and in a pillar of fire by night to give them light, that they might [fn]travel by day H3119 and by night.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 13:22 - [fn]He did not take away the pillar of cloud by day, H3119 nor the pillar of fire by night, from before the people.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 40:38 - For throughout all their journeys, the cloud of the LORD was on the tabernacle by day, H3119 and there was fire in it by night, in the sight of all the house of Israel.
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 8:35 - “At the doorway of the tent of meeting, moreover, you shall remain day H3119 and night for seven days and keep the charge of the LORD, so that you will not die, for so I have been commanded.”
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 9:21 - If [fn]sometimes the cloud [fn]remained from evening until morning, when the cloud was lifted in the morning, they would move out; or if it remained in the daytime H3119 and at night, whenever the cloud was lifted, they would set out.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 10:34 - The cloud of the LORD was over them by day H3119 when they set out from the camp.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 14:14 - and they will tell it to the inhabitants of this land. They have heard that You, O LORD, are in the midst of this people, for You, O LORD, are seen eye to eye, while Your cloud stands over them; and You go before them in a pillar of cloud by day H3119 and in a pillar of fire by night.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 1:33 - who goes before you on your way, to seek out a place for you to encamp, in fire by night and cloud by day, H3119 to show you the way in which you should go.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 28:66 - “So your life shall [fn]hang in doubt before you; and you will be in dread night and day, H3119 and shall have no assurance of your life.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 1:8 - “This book of the law shall not depart from your mouth, but you shall meditate on it day H3119 and night, so that you may [fn]be careful to do according to all that is written in it; for then you will make your way prosperous, and then you will [fn]have success.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 6:27 - Then Gideon took ten men of his servants and did as the LORD had spoken to him; and because he was too afraid of his father’s household and the men of the city to do it by day, H3119 he did it by night.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 25:16 - “They were a wall to us both by night and by day, H3119 all the time we were with them tending the sheep.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 21:10 - And Rizpah the daughter of Aiah took sackcloth and spread it for herself on the rock, from the beginning of harvest until [fn]it rained on them from the sky; and she [fn]allowed neither the birds of the sky to rest on them by day H3119 nor the beasts of the field by night.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 8:59 - “And may these words of mine, with which I have made supplication before the LORD, be near to the LORD our God day H3119 and night, that He may maintain the [fn]cause of His servant and the [fn]cause of His people Israel, [fn]as each day requires,
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 9:33 - Now these are the singers, heads of fathers’ households of the Levites, who lived in the chambers of the temple free from other service; for they were [fn]engaged in their work day H3119 and night.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 6:20 - that Your eye may be open toward this house day H3119 and night, toward the place of which You have said that You would put Your name there, to listen to the prayer which Your servant shall pray toward this place.
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 1:6 - let Your ear now be attentive and Your eyes open to hear the prayer of Your servant which I am praying before You now, day H3119 and night, on behalf of the sons of Israel Your servants, confessing the sins of the sons of Israel which we have sinned against You; I and my father’s house have sinned.
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 4:9 - But we prayed to our God, and because of them we set up a guard against them day H3119 and night.
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 9:12 - “And with a pillar of cloud You led them by day, H3119
And with a pillar of fire by night
To light for them the way
In which they were to go.
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 9:19 - You, in Your great compassion,
Did not forsake them in the wilderness;
The pillar of cloud did not leave them by day, H3119
To guide them on their way,
Nor the pillar of fire by night, to light for them the way in which they were to go.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 5:14 - “By day H3119 they meet with darkness,
And grope at noon as in the night.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 24:16 - “In the dark they dig into houses,
They shut themselves up by day; H3119
They do not know the light.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 1:2 - But his delight is in the law of the LORD,
And in His law he meditates day H3119 and night.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 13:2 - How long shall I take counsel in my soul,
Having sorrow in my heart all the day? H3119
How long will my enemy be exalted over me?
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 22:2 - O my God, I cry by day, H3119 but You do not answer;
And by night, but [fn]I have no rest.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 32:4 - For day H3119 and night Your hand was heavy upon me;
My [fn]vitality was drained away as with the fever heat of summer. [fn]Selah.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 42:3 - My tears have been my food day H3119 and night,
While they say to me all day long, “Where is your God?”
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 42:8 - The LORD will command His lovingkindness in the daytime; H3119
And His song will be with me in the night,
A prayer to the God of my life.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 55:10 - Day H3119 and night they go around her upon her walls,
And iniquity and mischief are in her midst.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 78:14 - Then He led them with the cloud by day H3119
And all the night with a light of fire.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 91:5 - You will not be afraid of the terror by night,
Or of the arrow that flies by day; H3119
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 121:6 - The sun will not smite you by day, H3119
Nor the moon by night.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 4:5 - then the LORD will create over the whole area of Mount Zion and over her assemblies a cloud by day, H3119 even smoke, and the brightness of a flaming fire by night; for over all the glory will be a canopy.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 4:6 - There will be a shelter to give shade from the heat by day, H3119 and refuge and [fn]protection from the storm and the rain.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 21:8 - Then [fn]the lookout called,
“O Lord, I stand continually by day H3119 on the watchtower,
And I am stationed every night at my guard post.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 34:10 - It will not be quenched night or day; H3119
Its smoke will go up forever.
From generation to generation it will be desolate;
None will pass through it forever and ever.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 60:11 - “Your gates will be open continually;
They will not be closed day H3119 or night,
So that men may bring to you the wealth of the nations,
With their kings led in procession.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 60:19 - “No longer will you have the sun for light by day, H3119
Nor for brightness will the moon give you light;
But you will have the LORD for an everlasting light,
And your God for your [fn]glory.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 9:1 - [fn]Oh that my head were waters
And my eyes a fountain of tears,
That I might weep day H3119 and night
For the slain of the daughter of my people!
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 14:17 - “You will say this word to them,
‘Let my eyes flow down with tears night and day, H3119
And let them not cease;
For the virgin daughter of my people has been crushed with a mighty blow,
With a sorely infected wound.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 15:9 - “She who bore seven sons pines away;
[fn]Her breathing is labored.
Her sun has set while it was yet day; H3119
She has been shamed and humiliated.
So I will give over their survivors to the sword
Before their enemies,” declares the LORD.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 16:13 - ‘So I will hurl you out of this land into the land which you have not known, neither you nor your fathers; and there you will serve other gods day H3119 and night, for I will grant you no favor.’
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 31:35 - Thus says the LORD,
Who gives the sun for light by day H3119
And the [fn]fixed order of the moon and the stars for light by night,
Who stirs up the sea so that its waves roar;
The LORD of hosts is His name:
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 33:20 - “Thus says the LORD, ‘If you can break My covenant for the day and My covenant for the night, so that day H3119 and night will not be at their appointed time,
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 33:25 - “Thus says the LORD, ‘If My covenant for day H3119 and night stand not, and the [fn]fixed patterns of heaven and earth I have not established,
Unchecked Copy BoxLam 2:18 - Their heart cried out to the Lord,
“O wall of the daughter of Zion,
Let your tears run down like a river day H3119 and night;
Give yourself no relief,
Let [fn]your eyes have no rest.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 12:3 - “Therefore, son of man, prepare for yourself baggage for exile and go into exile by day H3119 in their sight; even go into exile from your place to another place in their sight. Perhaps they will [fn]understand though they are a rebellious house.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 12:4 - “Bring your baggage out by day H3119 in their sight, as baggage for exile. Then you will go out at evening in their sight, as those going into exile.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 12:7 - I did so, as I had been commanded. By day H3119 I brought out my baggage like the baggage of an exile. Then in the evening I dug through the wall with my hands; I went out in the dark and carried the baggage on my shoulder in their sight.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 30:16 - “I will set a fire in Egypt;
[fn]Sin will writhe in anguish,
[fn]Thebes will be breached
And [fn]Memphis will have [fn]distresses daily. H3119
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