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Lexicon :: Strong's H4813 - miryām

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Part of Speech
proper feminine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
Strong’s Definitions

מִרְיָם Miryâm, meer-yawm'; from H4805; rebelliously; Mirjam, the name of two Israelitesses:—Miriam.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 15x

The KJV translates Strong's H4813 in the following manner: Miriam (15x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 15x
The KJV translates Strong's H4813 in the following manner: Miriam (15x).
  1. Miriam = "rebellion"

    1. elder sister of Moses and Aaron

    2. a woman of Judah

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
מִרְיָם Miryâm, meer-yawm'; from H4805; rebelliously; Mirjam, the name of two Israelitesses:—Miriam.
STRONGS H4813: Abbreviations
מִרְיָם proper name, feminine and masculine.
1. feminine sister of Aaron Exodus 15:20 (E), and of Moses and Aaron Numbers 26:59 (P), 1 Chronicles 5:29 [1 Chronicles 6:3]; named also Exodus 15:21 (E), Numbers 12:1,4,5,10 (twice in verse); Numbers 12:15 (twice in verse); Numbers 20:1 (all J E), Deuteronomy 24:9; Micah 6:4. Greek Version of the LXX Μαριαμ.
2. masculine (probably) a Judahite 1 Chronicles 4:17. Greek Version of the LXX τὸν Μαιων, LXX of Lucian (Lag.) Μωεωρ.
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs


15:20; 15:21


12:1; 12:4; 12:5; 12:10; 12:15; 20:1; 26:59



1 Chronicles

4:17; 6:3




Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H4813 matches the Hebrew מִרְיָם (miryām),
which occurs 15 times in 13 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxExo 15:20 -

Miriam H4813 the prophetess, Aaron’s sister, took the tambourine in her hand, and all the women went out after her with tambourines and with [fn]dancing.

Unchecked Copy BoxExo 15:21 - And Miriam H4813 answered them,

“Sing to the LORD, for He [fn]is highly exalted;

The horse and his rider He has hurled into the sea.”

Unchecked Copy BoxNum 12:1 -

Then Miriam H4813 and Aaron spoke against Moses because of the Cushite woman whom he had married (for he had married a Cushite woman);

Unchecked Copy BoxNum 12:4 - And the LORD suddenly said to Moses and to Aaron and Miriam H4813, “You three go out to the tent of meeting.” So the three of them went out.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 12:5 - Then the LORD came down in a pillar of cloud and stood at the entrance of the tent; and He called Aaron and Miriam H4813. When they had both come forward,
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 12:10 - But when the cloud had withdrawn from above the tent, behold, Miriam H4813 was leprous, as white as snow. As Aaron turned toward Miriam H4813, behold, she was leprous.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 12:15 - So Miriam H4813 was shut outside the camp for seven days, and the people did not move on until Miriam H4813 was received again.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 20:1 -

Then the sons of Israel, the whole congregation, came to the wilderness of Zin in the first month; and the people stayed at Kadesh. Now Miriam H4813 died there and was buried there.

Unchecked Copy BoxNum 26:59 - And the name of Amram’s wife was Jochebed, the daughter of Levi, who was born to Levi in Egypt; and she bore to Amram Aaron and Moses, and their sister Miriam H4813.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 24:9 - “Remember what the LORD your God did to Miriam H4813 on the way as you came out of Egypt.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 4:17 - The [fn]sons of Ezrah were Jether, Mered, Epher, and Jalon. And Mered’s wife conceived and gave birth to [fn]Miriam H4813, Shammai, and Ishbah the father of Eshtemoa.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 6:3 - The children of Amram were Aaron, Moses, and Miriam H4813. And the sons of Aaron were Nadab, Abihu, Eleazar, and Ithamar.
Unchecked Copy BoxMic 6:4 -

“Indeed, I brought you up from the land of Egypt,

I redeemed you from the house of slavery,

And I sent before you Moses, Aaron, and Miriam H4813.

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