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Lexicon :: Strong's H4437 - malkû

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מַלְכּוּ
Transliteration
malkû
Pronunciation
mal-koo'
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Part of Speech
feminine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
Corresponding to מַלְכוּת (H4438)
Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 2829c

Strong’s Definitions

מַלְכוּ malkûw, mal-koo'; (Aramaic) corresponding to H4438; dominion (abstractly or concretely):—kingdom, kingly, realm, reign.


KJV Translation Count — Total: 57x

The KJV translates Strong's H4437 in the following manner: kingdom (49x), reign (4x), realm (3x), kingly (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 57x
The KJV translates Strong's H4437 in the following manner: kingdom (49x), reign (4x), realm (3x), kingly (1x).
  1. royalty, reign, kingdom

    1. royalty, kingship, kingly authority

    2. kingdom

    3. realm (of territory)

    4. reign (of time)

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
מַלְכוּ malkûw, mal-koo'; (Aramaic) corresponding to H4438; dominion (abstractly or concretely):—kingdom, kingly, realm, reign.
STRONGS H4437:

Biblical Aramaic

מַלְכוּ noun feminine royalty, reign, kingdom; — absolute מ׳ Daniel 2:39 +; construct מַלְכוּת Ezra 4:24 +; emphatic תָא_ Daniel 2:37 +, תָה_ Daniel 2:44; suffix תִי_ Daniel 4:15 [Daniel 4:18] +, תֵהּ-_ Daniel 3:33 [Daniel 4:3]+, תָך- Daniel 4:23 [Daniel 4:26] +; plural construct מַלְכְוָת Daniel 7:27; emphatic וָתָא_ Daniel 2:44; Daniel 7:23; —
1. royalty, kingship, kingly authority: Daniel 4:23 [Daniel 4:26]; Daniel 4:28 [Daniel 4:31]; Daniel 4:33 [Daniel 4:36]; הֵיכַל מ׳ Daniel 4:26 [Daniel 4:29], בֵּית מ׳ Daniel 4:27 [Daniel 4:30], כָּרְסֵא Daniel 5:20.
2. organized (world-) kingdom: Daniel 2:39 (twice in verse); Daniel 2:40, 41, 42, 44; Daniel 7:23 (twice in verse); Daniel 7:24, 27; אֲנָשָׁא מ׳ Daniel 4:14 [Daniel 4:17]; Daniel 4:22 [Daniel 4:25]; Daniel 4:29 [Daniel 4:32]; Daniel 5:21; of specific kings Daniel 2:37; Daniel 5:18, 28; Daniel 6:1 [Daniel 5:31]; of God Daniel 3:33 [Daniel 4:3]; Daniel 7:27 (both עָלַם מ׳), Daniel 2:44 (twice in verse); Daniel 3:33 [Daniel 4:3]; Daniel 4:31 [Daniel 4:34]; Daniel 6:27 [Daniel 6:26]; ">Daniel 7:27; of Messiah Daniel 7:14 (twice in verse); of saints Daniel 7:18 (twice in verse); Daniel 7:22, 27.
3. realm (territorial) Daniel 4:15 [Daniel 4:18]; Daniel 4:33b [Daniel 4:36b]; Daniel 5:7, 11, 16, 29; Daniel 6:2 [Daniel 6:1] (twice in verse); Daniel 6:4 [Daniel 6:3]; Daniel 6:8 [Daniel 6:7]; Daniel 6:27 [Daniel 6:26]; Ezra 7:13, 23; metonymy Ezra 6:5 = administration of realm.
4. reign, time of reigning Daniel 5:26; Daniel 6:29 [Daniel 6:29] (twice in verse); Ezra 4:24; Ezra 6:15.
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H4437

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Strong's Number H4437 matches the Hebrew מַלְכּוּ (malkû),
which occurs 57 times in 43 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 4:24 - Then work on the house of God in Jerusalem ceased, and it was stopped until the second year of the reign H4437 of Darius king of Persia.
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 6:15 - This [fn]temple was completed [fn]on the third day of the month Adar; it was the sixth year of the reign H4437 of King Darius.
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 7:13 - I have issued a decree that any of the people of Israel and their priests and the Levites in my kingdom H4437 who are willing to go to Jerusalem, may go with you.
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 7:23 - “Whatever is [fn]commanded by the God of heaven, let it be done with zeal for the house of the God of heaven, so that there will not be wrath against the kingdom H4437 of the king and his sons.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 2:37 - “You, O king, are the king of kings, to whom the God of heaven has given the [fn]kingdom, H4437 the power, the strength and the glory;
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 2:39 - “After you there will arise another kingdom H4437 inferior to you, then another third kingdom H4437 of bronze, which will rule over all the earth.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 2:40 - “Then there will be a fourth kingdom H4437 as strong as iron; inasmuch as iron crushes and shatters all things, so, like iron that breaks in pieces, it will crush and break all these in pieces.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 2:41 - “In that you saw the feet and toes, partly of potter’s clay and partly of iron, it will be a divided kingdom; H4437 but it will have in it the toughness of iron, inasmuch as you saw the iron mixed with [fn]common clay.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 2:42 - As the toes of the feet were partly of iron and partly of pottery, so some of the kingdom H4437 will be strong and part of it will be brittle.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 2:44 - “In the days of those kings the God of heaven will set up a kingdom H4437 which will never be destroyed, and that kingdom H4437 will not be [fn]left for another people; it will crush and put an end to all these kingdoms, H4437 but it will itself endure forever.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 4:3 - “How great are His signs
And how mighty are His wonders!
His kingdom H4437 is an everlasting kingdom H4437
And His dominion is from generation to generation.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 4:17 - “This sentence is by the decree of the angelic watchers
And the decision is a command of the holy ones,
In order that the living may know
That the Most High is ruler over the realm H4437 of mankind,
And bestows it on whom He wishes
And sets over it the lowliest of men.”
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 4:18 - ‘This is the dream which I, King Nebuchadnezzar, have seen. Now you, Belteshazzar, tell me its interpretation, inasmuch as none of the wise men of my kingdom H4437 is able to make known to me the interpretation; but you are able, for a spirit of the holy gods is in you.’
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 4:25 - that you be driven away from mankind and your dwelling place be with the beasts of the field, and you be given grass to eat like cattle and be drenched with the dew of heaven; and seven [fn]periods of time will pass over you, until you recognize that the Most High is ruler over the realm H4437 of mankind and bestows it on whomever He wishes.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 4:26 - ‘And in that it was commanded to leave the stump [fn]with the roots of the tree, your kingdom H4437 will be [fn]assured to you after you recognize that it is Heaven that rules.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 4:29 - “Twelve months later he was walking on the roof of the royal H4437 palace of Babylon.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 4:30 - “The king [fn]reflected and said, ‘Is this not Babylon the great, which I myself have built as a royal H4437 [fn]residence by the might of my power and for the glory of my majesty?’
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 4:31 - “While the word was in the king’s mouth, a voice [fn]came from heaven, saying, ‘King Nebuchadnezzar, to you it is declared: [fn]sovereignty H4437 has been removed from you,
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 4:32 - and you will be driven away from mankind, and your dwelling place will be with the beasts of the field. You will be given grass to eat like cattle, and seven [fn]periods of time will pass over you until you recognize that the Most High is ruler over the realm H4437 of mankind and bestows it on whomever He wishes.’
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 4:34 - “But at the end of [fn]that period, I, Nebuchadnezzar, raised my eyes toward heaven and my [fn]reason returned to me, and I blessed the Most High and praised and honored Him who lives forever;
For His dominion is an everlasting dominion,
And His kingdom H4437 endures from generation to generation.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 4:36 - “At that time my [fn]reason returned to me. And my majesty and splendor were [fn]restored to me for the glory of my kingdom, H4437 and my counselors and my nobles began seeking me out; so I was reestablished in my [fn]sovereignty, H4437 and surpassing greatness was added to me.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 5:7 - The king called aloud to bring in the conjurers, the [fn]Chaldeans and the diviners. The king spoke and said to the wise men of Babylon, “Any man who can read this inscription and explain its interpretation to me shall be clothed with purple and have a necklace of gold around his neck, and have authority as [fn]third ruler in the kingdom.” H4437
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 5:11 - “There is a man in your kingdom H4437 in whom is [fn]a spirit of the holy gods; and in the days of your father, illumination, insight and wisdom like the wisdom of the gods were found in him. And King Nebuchadnezzar, your father, your father [fn]the king, appointed him chief of the [fn]magicians, conjurers, [fn]Chaldeans and diviners.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 5:16 - “But I personally have heard about you, that you are able to give interpretations and solve difficult problems. Now if you are able to read the inscription and make its interpretation known to me, you will be clothed with purple and wear a necklace of gold around your neck, and you will have authority as the [fn]third ruler in the kingdom.” H4437
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 5:18 - [fn]O king, the Most High God granted [fn]sovereignty, H4437 grandeur, glory and majesty to Nebuchadnezzar your father.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 5:20 - “But when his heart was lifted up and his spirit became so [fn]proud that he behaved arrogantly, he was deposed from his royal H4437 throne and his glory was taken away from him.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 5:21 - “He was also driven away from [fn]mankind, and his heart was made like that of beasts, and his dwelling place was with the wild donkeys. He was given grass to eat like cattle, and his body was drenched with the dew of heaven until he recognized that the Most High God is ruler over the realm H4437 of mankind and that He sets over it whomever He wishes.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 5:26 - “This is the interpretation of the [fn]message: ‘MENE’—God has numbered your kingdom H4437 and put an end to it.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 5:28 - “ ‘PERES’—your kingdom H4437 has been divided and given over to the Medes and [fn]Persians.”
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 5:29 - Then Belshazzar gave orders, and they clothed Daniel with purple and put a necklace of gold around his neck, and issued a proclamation concerning him that he now had authority as the [fn]third ruler in the kingdom. H4437
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 5:31 - [fn]So Darius the Mede received the kingdom H4437 at about the age of sixty-two.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 6:1 - [fn]It seemed good to Darius to appoint 120 satraps over the kingdom, H4437 that they would be in charge of the whole kingdom, H4437
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 6:3 - Then this Daniel began distinguishing himself [fn]among the commissioners and satraps because [fn]he possessed an extraordinary spirit, and the king planned to appoint him over the entire kingdom. H4437
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 6:4 - Then the commissioners and satraps began trying to find a ground of accusation against Daniel in regard to [fn]government H4437 affairs; H4437 but they could find no ground of accusation or evidence of corruption, inasmuch as he was faithful, and no negligence or corruption was to be found in him.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 6:7 - “All the commissioners of the kingdom, H4437 the prefects and the satraps, the high officials and the governors have consulted together that the king should establish a statute and enforce an injunction that anyone who makes a petition to any god or man besides you, O king, for thirty days, shall be cast into the lions’ [fn]den.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 6:26 - [fn]I make a decree that in all the dominion of my kingdom H4437 men are to fear and tremble before the God of Daniel;
For He is the living God and enduring forever,
And His kingdom H4437 is one which will not be destroyed,
And His dominion will be [fn]forever.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 6:28 - So this Daniel enjoyed success in the reign H4437 of Darius and in the reign H4437 of Cyrus the Persian.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 7:14 - “And to Him was given dominion,
Glory and [fn]a kingdom, H4437
That all the peoples, nations and men of every [fn]language
Might serve Him.
His dominion is an everlasting dominion
Which will not pass away;
And His kingdom H4437 is one
Which will not be destroyed.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 7:18 - ‘But the [fn]saints of the Highest One will receive the kingdom H4437 and possess the kingdom H4437 forever, [fn]for all ages to come.’
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 7:22 - until the Ancient of Days came and judgment was [fn]passed in favor of the [fn]saints of the Highest One, and the time arrived when the [fn]saints took possession of the kingdom. H4437
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 7:23 - “Thus he said: ‘The fourth beast will be a fourth kingdom H4437 on the earth, which will be different from all the other kingdoms H4437 and will devour the whole earth and tread it down and crush it.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 7:24 - ‘As for the ten horns, out of this kingdom H4437 ten kings will arise; and another will arise after them, and he will be different from the previous ones and will subdue three kings.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 7:27 - ‘Then the [fn]sovereignty, H4437 the dominion and the greatness of all the kingdoms H4437 under the whole heaven will be given to the people of the [fn]saints of the Highest One; His kingdom H4437 will be an everlasting kingdom, H4437 and all the dominions will serve and obey Him.’

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