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Lexicon :: Strong's H521 - 'ammâ

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Part of Speech
feminine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
Corresponding to אַמָּה (H520)
Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 2582

Strong’s Definitions

אַמָּה ʼammâh, am-maw'; (Aramaic) corresponding to H520:—cubit.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 4x

The KJV translates Strong's H521 in the following manner: cubit (4x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 4x
The KJV translates Strong's H521 in the following manner: cubit (4x).
  1. cubit - a measure of distance (the forearm), roughly 18 in (.5 m)

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
אַמָּה ʼammâh, am-maw'; (Aramaic) corresponding to H520:—cubit.

Biblical Aramaic

† [אַמָּה K§ 51, 2, Anm. 2] noun feminine Daniel 3:1 cubit (= Biblical Hebrew H520 id.; Egyptian Aramaic (plural) אמן RES246 S-CC44); — plural אַמִּין (so Targum Syriac) Daniel 3:1 (twice in verse); Ezra 6:3, (twice in verse).
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3:1; 3:1


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Strong's Number H521 matches the Hebrew אַמָּה ('ammâ),
which occurs 4 times in 2 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 6:3 - In the first year of Cyrus the king the same Cyrus the king made a decree concerning the house of God at Jerusalem, Let the house be builded, the place where they offered sacrifices, and let the foundations thereof be strongly laid; the height thereof threescore cubits, H521 and the breadth thereof threescore cubits; H521
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 3:1 - Nebuchadnezzar the king made an image of gold, whose height was threescore cubits, H521 and the breadth thereof six cubits: H521 he set it up in the plain of Dura, in the province of Babylon.

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