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Lexicon :: Strong's H4406 - millâ

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Part of Speech
feminine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
Corresponding to מִלָּה (H4405)
Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 2831a

Strong’s Definitions

מִלָּה millâh, mil-law'; (Aramaic) corresponding to H4405; a word, command, discourse, or subject:—commandment, matter, thing. Word.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 24x

The KJV translates Strong's H4406 in the following manner: thing (11x), word (7x), matter (5x), commandment (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 24x
The KJV translates Strong's H4406 in the following manner: thing (11x), word (7x), matter (5x), commandment (1x).
  1. word, thing

    1. word, utterance, command

    2. thing, affair, matter

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
מִלָּה millâh, mil-law'; (Aramaic) corresponding to H4405; a word, command, discourse, or subject:—commandment, matter, thing. Word.

Biblical Aramaic

מִלָּה noun feminine word, thing; — absolute מ׳ Daniel 2:9 +, construct מִלַּת Daniel 2:10 +; emphatic Daniel 2:5 +, מִלָּה, Daniel 2:8 +; plural absolute מִלּין Daniel 7:1, 25, construct מִלֵּי Daniel 5:10, emphatic מִלַּיָּא Daniel 7:11, 16; —
1. word, utterance Daniel 4:28 [Daniel 4:31]; Daniel 6:15 [Daniel 6:14], plural Daniel 5:10; Daniel 7:11, 25; in bad sense, כִדְבָח וּשְׁחִיתָה מ׳ Daniel 2:9, מִלַּיָּא רַבְרְבָתָא Daniel 7:11 (compare רַבְרְבָן alone Daniel 7:8; Daniel 7:20); word of God's judgment Daniel 4:30 [Daniel 4:33]; = command Daniel 2:5, 8; Daniel 3:22, 28; Daniel 6:13 [Daniel 6:12].
2. thing, affair, matter: Daniel 2:10 (twice in verse); Daniel 2:11, 15, 17, 23; Daniel 5:15, 26; Daniel 7:28 (twice in verse), plural Daniel 7:1; Daniel 7:16.
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Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H4406 matches the Hebrew מִלָּה (millâ),
which occurs 24 times in 22 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxDan 2:5 - The king replied to the Chaldeans,[fn]The command H4406 from me is firm: if you do not make known to me the dream and its interpretation, you will be [fn]torn limb from limb and your houses will be made a rubbish heap.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 2:8 - The king replied, “I know for certain that you are [fn]bargaining for time, inasmuch as you have seen that [fn]the command H4406 from me is firm,
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 2:9 - that if you do not make the dream known to me, there is only one [fn]decree for you. For you have agreed together to speak lying and corrupt [fn]words H4406 before me until the [fn]situation is changed; therefore tell me the dream, that I may know that you can declare to me its interpretation.”
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 2:10 - The Chaldeans answered [fn]the king and said, “There is not a man on earth who could declare the matter H4406 [fn]for the king, inasmuch as no great king or ruler has ever asked anything H4406 like this of any [fn]magician, conjurer or Chaldean.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 2:11 - “Moreover, the thing H4406 which the king demands is [fn]difficult, and there is no one else who could declare it [fn]to the king except gods, whose dwelling place is not with mortal flesh.”
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 2:15 - he said to Arioch, the king’s commander, “For what reason is the [fn]decree from the king so [fn]urgent?” Then Arioch informed Daniel about the matter. H4406
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 2:17 - Then Daniel went to his house and informed his friends, Hananiah, Mishael and Azariah, about the matter, H4406
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 2:23 - “To You, O God of my fathers, I give thanks and praise,
For You have given me wisdom and power;
Even now You have made known to me what we requested of You,
For You have made known to us the king’s matter.” H4406
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 3:22 - For this reason, because the king’s [fn]command H4406 was [fn]urgent and the furnace had been made extremely hot, the flame of the fire slew those men who carried up Shadrach, Meshach and Abed-nego.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 3:28 - Nebuchadnezzar responded and said, “Blessed be the God of Shadrach, Meshach and Abed-nego, who has sent His angel and delivered His servants who put their trust in Him, [fn]violating the king’s command, H4406 and yielded up their bodies so as not to serve or worship any god except their own God.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 4:31 - “While the word H4406 was in the king’s mouth, a voice [fn]came from heaven, saying, ‘King Nebuchadnezzar, to you it is declared: [fn]sovereignty has been removed from you,
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 4:33 - “Immediately the word H4406 concerning Nebuchadnezzar was fulfilled; and he was driven away from mankind and began eating grass like cattle, and his body was drenched with the dew of heaven until his hair had grown like eagles’ feathers and his nails like birds’ claws.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 5:10 - The queen entered the banquet [fn]hall because of the words H4406 of the king and his nobles; the queen spoke and said, “O king, live forever! Do not let your thoughts alarm you or your [fn]face be pale.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 5:15 - “Just now the wise men and the conjurers were brought in before me that they might read this inscription and make its interpretation known to me, but they could not declare the interpretation of the [fn]message. H4406
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 5:26 - “This is the interpretation of the [fn]message: H4406 ‘MENE’—God has numbered your kingdom and put an end to it.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 6:12 - Then they approached and spoke before the king about the king’s injunction, “Did you not sign an injunction that any man who makes a petition to any god or man besides you, O king, for thirty days, is to be cast into the lions’ den?” The king replied, “The statement H4406 is true, according to the law of the Medes and Persians, which [fn]may not be revoked.”
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 6:14 - Then, as soon as the king heard this statement, H4406 he was deeply distressed and set his mind on delivering Daniel; and even until sunset he kept exerting himself to rescue him.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 7:1 - In the first year of Belshazzar king of Babylon Daniel saw a dream and visions [fn]in his mind as he lay on his bed; then he wrote the dream down and related the [fn]following summary of [fn]it.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 7:11 - “Then I kept looking because of the sound of the [fn]boastful words H4406 which the horn was speaking; I kept looking until the beast was slain, and its body was destroyed and given to the burning [fn]fire.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 7:16 - “I approached one of those who were standing by and began asking him the [fn]exact meaning of all this. So he told me and made known to me the interpretation of these things: H4406
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 7:25 - ‘He will speak [fn]out against the Most High and wear down the [fn]saints of the Highest One, and he will intend to make alterations in times and in law; and [fn]they will be given into his hand for a [fn]time, [fn]times, and half a [fn]time.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 7:28 - [fn]At this point the revelation H4406 ended. As for me, Daniel, my thoughts were greatly alarming me and my [fn]face grew pale, but I kept the matter H4406 [fn]to myself.”

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