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Lexicon :: Strong's H343 - 'êḏ

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Part of Speech
masculine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
From the same as אוּד (H181) (in the sense of bending down)
Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 38c

Strong’s Definitions

אֵיד ʼêyd, ade; from the same as H181 (in the sense of bending down); oppression; by implication misfortune, ruin:—calamity, destruction.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 24x

The KJV translates Strong's H343 in the following manner: calamity (17x), destruction (7x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 24x
The KJV translates Strong's H343 in the following manner: calamity (17x), destruction (7x).
  1. distress, burden, calamity

    1. burden (of the righteous)

    2. calamity (of nation)

    3. disaster (of wicked)

    4. day of calamity

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
אֵיד ʼêyd, ade; from the same as H181 (in the sense of bending down); oppression; by implication misfortune, ruin:—calamity, destruction.
אֵיד noun masculineJob 18:12 distress, calamity (under which one bends, compare Arabic آئِدً burdening) **BevJphil. xxvi. 302 derives from Arabic آدَ be strong [also oppress, burden], whence هُؤْيِدً (or هُؤْيَِدً) calamity.**א׳ Job 21:30 +; construct id. Job 31:23 +; אֵידי 2 Samuel 22:19 = Psalm 18:19 etc.; — distress, calamity (in poetry chiefly Wisdom Literature & late); Proverbs 17:5; Proverbs 27:10.
1. national calam. of Israel (apostate) Jeremiah 18:17; Ezekiel 35:5; Obadiah 13 (3 times in verse); of Egypt Jeremiah 46:21; Moab Jeremiah 48:16; Edom (עֵשָׂו א׳) Jeremiah 49:8; Hazor Jeremiah 49:32.
2. of righteous sufferer 2 Samuel 22:19 = Psalm 18:19 compare אֵל א׳ i.e. from God Job 31:23 & אָרְחוֺת אֵידָם Job 30:12 their calamitous paths (suffix reference to bereavement, pain, etc.)
3. often of wicked Job 18:12; Job 21:17; Job 31:3; Proverbs 1:26, 27 (wisd. mocks at; || פַּחַד) Proverbs 6:15; Proverbs 24:22; also יוֺם א׳ Deuteronomy 32:35; Job 21:30 (compare above 2 Samuel 22:19 = Psalm 18:19; Proverbs 27:10; Jeremiah 18:17; Jeremiah 46:21; Obadiah 13 (3 times in verse) where || יוֺם אֹבֶד יוֺם צָרה Jeremiah 46:12; Jeremiah 46:14, compare יוֺם יהוה Jeremiah 46:15).
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs



2 Samuel

22:19; 22:19; 22:19


18:12; 18:12; 21:17; 21:30; 21:30; 30:12; 31:3; 31:23; 31:23


18:19; 18:19; 18:19


1:26; 1:27; 6:15; 17:5; 24:22; 27:10; 27:10


18:17; 18:17; 46:12; 46:14; 46:15; 46:21; 46:21; 48:16; 49:8; 49:32




1:13; 1:13


Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H343 matches the Hebrew אֵיד ('êḏ),
which occurs 24 times in 22 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 32:35 - To me belongeth vengeance, and recompence; their foot shall slide in due time: for the day of their calamity H343 is at hand, and the things that shall come upon them make haste.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 22:19 - They prevented me in the day of my calamity: H343 but the LORD was my stay.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 18:12 - His strength shall be hungerbitten, and destruction H343 shall be ready at his side.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 21:17 - How oft is the candle of the wicked put out! and how oft cometh their destruction H343 upon them! God distributeth sorrows in his anger.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 21:30 - That the wicked is reserved to the day of destruction? H343 they shall be brought forth to the day of wrath.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 30:12 - Upon my right hand rise the youth; they push away my feet, and they raise up against me the ways of their destruction. H343
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 31:3 - Is not destruction H343 to the wicked? and a strange punishment to the workers of iniquity?
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 31:23 - For destruction H343 from God was a terror to me, and by reason of his highness I could not endure.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 18:18 - They prevented me in the day of my calamity: H343 but the LORD was my stay.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 1:26 - I also will laugh at your calamity; H343 I will mock when your fear cometh;
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 1:27 - When your fear cometh as desolation, and your destruction H343 cometh as a whirlwind; when distress and anguish cometh upon you.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 6:15 - Therefore shall his calamity H343 come suddenly; suddenly shall he be broken without remedy.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 17:5 - Whoso mocketh the poor reproacheth his Maker: and he that is glad at calamities H343 shall not be unpunished.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 24:22 - For their calamity H343 shall rise suddenly; and who knoweth the ruin of them both?
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 27:10 - Thine own friend, and thy father's friend, forsake not; neither go into thy brother's house in the day of thy calamity: H343 for better is a neighbour that is near than a brother far off.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 18:17 - I will scatter them as with an east wind before the enemy; I will shew them the back, and not the face, in the day of their calamity. H343
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 46:21 - Also her hired men are in the midst of her like fatted bullocks; for they also are turned back, and are fled away together: they did not stand, because the day of their calamity H343 was come upon them, and the time of their visitation.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 48:16 - The calamity H343 of Moab is near to come, and his affliction hasteth fast.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 49:8 - Flee ye, turn back, dwell deep, O inhabitants of Dedan; for I will bring the calamity H343 of Esau upon him, the time that I will visit him.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 49:32 - And their camels shall be a booty, and the multitude 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 H343 from all sides thereof, saith the LORD.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 35:5 - Because thou hast had a perpetual hatred, and hast shed the blood of the children of Israel by the force of the sword in the time of their calamity, H343 in the time that their iniquity had an end:
Unchecked Copy BoxOba 1:13 - Thou shouldest not have entered into the gate of my people in the day of their calamity; H343 yea, thou shouldest not have looked on their affliction in the day of their calamity, H343 nor have laid hands on their substance in the day of their calamity; H343

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