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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.
STRONGS H343: Abbreviations
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 - ‘Vengeance is Mine, and retribution,
In due time their foot will slip;
For the day of their calamity H343 is near,
And the impending things are hastening upon them.’
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 22:19 - “They confronted me in the day of my calamity, H343
But the LORD was my support.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 18:12 - “His strength is famished,
And calamity H343 is ready at his side.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 21:17 - “How often is the lamp of the wicked put out,
Or does their calamity H343 fall on them?
Does [fn]God apportion destruction in His anger?
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 21:30 - “For the wicked is reserved for the day of calamity; H343
They will be led forth at the day of fury.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 30:12 - “On the right hand their [fn]brood arises;
They thrust aside my feet and build up against me their ways of destruction. H343
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 31:3 - “Is it not calamity H343 to the unjust
And disaster to those who work iniquity?
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 31:23 - “For calamity H343 from God is a terror to me,
And because of His [fn]majesty I can do nothing.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 18:18 - They confronted me in the day of my calamity, H343
But the LORD was my stay.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 1:26 - I will also laugh at your calamity; H343
I will mock when your dread comes,
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 1:27 - When your dread comes like a storm
And your calamity H343 comes like a whirlwind,
When distress and anguish come upon you.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 6:15 - Therefore his calamity H343 will come suddenly;
Instantly he will be broken and there will be no healing.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 17:5 - He who mocks the poor taunts his Maker;
He who rejoices at calamity H343 will not go unpunished.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 24:22 - For their calamity H343 will rise suddenly,
And who knows the ruin that comes from both of them?
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 27:10 - Do not forsake your own friend or your father’s friend,
And do not go to your brother’s house in the day of your calamity; H343
Better is a neighbor who is near than a brother far away.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 18:17 - ‘Like an east wind I will scatter them
Before the enemy;
I will [fn]show them My back and not My face
In the day of their calamity.’” H343
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 46:21 - “Also her mercenaries in her midst
Are like [fn]fattened calves,
For even they too have turned back and have fled away together;
They did not stand their ground.
For the day of their calamity H343 has come upon them,
The time of their punishment.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 48:16 - “The disaster H343 of Moab will soon come,
And his calamity has swiftly hastened.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 49:8 - “Flee away, turn back, dwell in the depths,
O inhabitants of Dedan,
For I [fn]will bring the disaster H343 of Esau upon him
At the time I [fn]punish him.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 49:32 - “Their camels will become plunder,
And their many cattle for booty,
And I will scatter to all the winds those who cut the corners of their hair;
And I will bring their disaster H343 from every side,” declares the LORD.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 35:5 - “Because you have had everlasting enmity and have [fn]delivered the sons of Israel to the power of the sword at the time of their calamity, H343 at the time of the [fn]punishment of the end,
Unchecked Copy BoxOba 1:13 - “Do not enter the gate of My people
In the day of their disaster. H343
Yes, you, do not [fn]gloat over their calamity
In the day of their disaster. H343
And do not loot their wealth
In the day of their disaster. H343
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