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Lexicon :: Strong's H4074 - māḏay

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מָדַי
Transliteration
māḏay
Pronunciation
maw-dah'-ee
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Part of Speech
proper locative noun, proper masculine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
Of foreign derivation
Strong’s Definitions

מָדַי Mâday, maw-dah'-ee; of foreign derivation; Madai, a country of central Asia:—Madai, Medes, Media.


KJV Translation Count — Total: 16x

The KJV translates Strong's H4074 in the following manner: Medes (8x), Media (6x), Madai (2x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 16x
The KJV translates Strong's H4074 in the following manner: Medes (8x), Media (6x), Madai (2x).
  1. Media or Medes or Madai = "middle land"

    proper masculine noun
    1. a people descended from the son of Japheth and who inhabited the territory of Media

      proper locative noun
    2. land inhabited by the descendants of Japheth; located northwest of Persia proper, south and southwest of the Caspian Sea, east of Armenia and Assyria, and west and northwest of the great salt desert of Iram

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
מָדַי Mâday, maw-dah'-ee; of foreign derivation; Madai, a country of central Asia:—Madai, Medes, Media.
STRONGS H4074:
מָדַי proper name, of a people or territory Medes, Media (Old Persian Mâda SpAPK, Assyrian Madai COTGloss, and on Genesis 10:2 DlPar. 247); —
1. people, as 'son' of Japhet Genesis 10:2 (P) = 1 Chronicles 1:5; as hostile power Isaiah 13:17; Isaiah 21:2; זֶרַע מָדַי Daniel 9:1; land and people, מַלְכֵי מָדַי Jeremiah 25:25 (+ מַלְכֵי עֵילָם), Jeremiah 51:11, 28; וּפָרַס מַלְכֵי מ׳ Daniel 8:20; compare וּמָדַי פָּרַס Esther 1:3, 14, 18, 19; Esther 10:2; Greek Version of the LXX Μαδαι.
2. of land alone = Media 2 Kings 17:6; 2 Kings 18:11 (both עָרֵי מָדָ֑י).
Brown-Driver-Briggs Hebrew and English Lexicon, Unabridged, Electronic Database.
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs

Genesis

10:2; 10:2

2 Kings

17:6; 18:11

1 Chronicles

1:5

Esther

1:3; 1:14; 1:18; 1:19; 10:2

Isaiah

13:17; 21:2

Jeremiah

25:25; 51:11; 51:28

Daniel

8:20; 9:1

H4074

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H4074 matches the Hebrew מָדַי (māḏay),
which occurs 16 times in 16 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 10:2 - The sons of Japheth were Gomer, Magog, Madai H4074, Javan, Tubal, Meshech, and Tiras.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 17:6 - In the ninth year of Hoshea, the king of Assyria captured Samaria and led the people of Israel into exile to Assyria, and settled them in Halah and Habor, on the river of Gozan, and in the cities of the Medes H4074.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 18:11 - Then the king of Assyria led Israel into exile to Assyria, and put them in Halah and on the Habor, the river of Gozan, and in the cities of the Medes H4074.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 1:5 - The sons of Japheth were Gomer, Magog, Madai H4074, Javan, Tubal, Meshech, and Tiras.
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 1:3 - in the third year of his reign he held a banquet for all his officials and attendants, the army officers of Persia and Media H4074, the nobles and the officials of his provinces, in his presence.
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 1:14 - and were close to him, namely, Carshena, Shethar, Admatha, Tarshish, Meres, Marsena, and Memucan, the seven officials of Persia and Media H4074 who [fn]had access to the king’s presence and sat in the first place in the kingdom
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 1:18 - “And this day the wives of the officials of Persia and Media H4074 who have heard about the queen’s conduct will talk about it to all the king’s officials, and there will be plenty of contempt and anger.
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 1:19 - “If it pleases the king, let a royal [fn]edict be issued by him and let it be written in the laws of Persia and Media H4074 so that it cannot [fn]be repealed, that Vashti may not come into the presence of King Ahasuerus, and let the king give her royal position to [fn]another who is more worthy than she.
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 10:2 - And every accomplishment of his authority and power, and the full account of the greatness of Mordecai with which the king honored him, are they not written in the Book of the Chronicles of the Kings of Media H4074 and Persia?
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 13:17 - Behold, I am going to stir up the Medes H4074 against them,
Who will not value silver or take pleasure in gold.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 21:2 - A harsh vision has been shown to me;
The treacherous one still deals treacherously, and the destroyer still destroys.
Go up, Elam, lay siege, Media H4074;
I have put an end to all [fn]the groaning she has caused.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 25:25 - and to all the kings of Zimri, all the kings of Elam, and all the kings of Media H4074;
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 51:11 - Sharpen the arrows, fill the quivers!
The LORD has stirred up the spirit of the kings of the Medes H4074,
Because His plan is against Babylon to destroy it;
For it is the vengeance of the LORD, vengeance for His temple.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 51:28 - Consecrate the nations against her,
The kings of the Medes H4074,
[fn]Their governors and all [fn]their officials,
And every land [fn]under their control.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 8:20 - “The ram which you saw with the two horns represents the kings of Media H4074 and Persia.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 9:1 - In the first year of Darius the son of Ahasuerus, of Median H4074 descent, who was made king over the kingdom of the Chaldeans

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