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Lexicon :: Strong's H5749 - ʿûḏ

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TWOT Reference: 1576,1576d

Strong’s Definitions

עוּד ʻûwd, ood; a primitive root; to duplicate or repeat; by implication, to protest, testify (as by reiteration); intensively, to encompass, restore (as a sort of reduplication):—admonish, charge, earnestly, lift up, protest, call (take) to record, relieve, rob, solemnly, stand upright, testify, give warning, (bear, call to, give, take to) witness.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 45x

The KJV translates Strong's H5749 in the following manner: testify (15x), protest (6x), witness (6x), record (3x), charge (2x), solemnly (2x), take (3x), admonished (1x), miscellaneous (7x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 45x
The KJV translates Strong's H5749 in the following manner: testify (15x), protest (6x), witness (6x), record (3x), charge (2x), solemnly (2x), take (3x), admonished (1x), miscellaneous (7x).
  1. to return, repeat, go about, do again

    1. (Piel) to surround, go round and round

    2. (Pilel) to restore, relieve

    3. (Hithpalel) to be restored

  2. to bear witness

    1. (Qal) to bear witness, say again and again

    2. (Hiphil)

      1. to testify, bear witness

      2. to cause to testify, take or call as witness, invoke

      3. to protest, affirm solemnly, warn, exhort or enjoin solemnly, admonish, charge

    3. (Hophal) to protest, give warning

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
עוּד ʻûwd, ood; a primitive root; to duplicate or repeat; by implication, to protest, testify (as by reiteration); intensively, to encompass, restore (as a sort of reduplication):—admonish, charge, earnestly, lift up, protest, call (take) to record, relieve, rob, solemnly, stand upright, testify, give warning, (bear, call to, give, take to) witness.
STRONGS H5749: Abbreviations
† [עוּד] verb probably return, go about, repeat, do again (Arabic bdb072803, bdb072804 return, do again IV. restore, also say again, iterate, bdb072805 habit; Ethiopic bdb072806 turn about, surround, bdb072807 circuit, circle; Syriac Pa. bdb072808 accustom, Ethpe. Aph. be accustomed, bdb072809 usage, ceremong, bdb072810 festival (Brock), whence Arabic bdb072811 id., as loan-word, Frä276; Palmyrene עידא usage Lzb337 Cook90; Late Hebrew עֵד, and especially עֵדוּת = Biblical Hebrew, also עִיד festival, Targum עִידָא; compare probably Assyrian Shaph. uš-id, he he solemnly affirmed DlHWB 32); — only intensive :
Pi. surround (compare Ethiopic), Perfect 3rd person masculine singular suffix עִוְּדֻנִי Psalm 119:61 (compare סְבָבוּנִי Psalm 18:6).
Pōl`ēl, restore, relieve (compare Arabic IV.), Imperfect 3rd person masculine singular יְעוֺדֵד, with accusative of person Psalm 146:9 (|| שָׁמַר, opposed to עִוֵּת), Psalm 147:6 (opposed to הִשְׁפִּיל).
Hithpōl. be restored, Imperfect1plural וַנִּתְעוֺדָּ֑ד Psalm 20:9 ( + קוּם, opposed to נָפַל; Greek Version of the LXX ἀνωρθώθημεν.

† [עוּד] verb denominative (Gerber42f.) bear witness; —
Qal Imperfect 1st person singular suffix אֲעוּדֵךְ Lamentations 2:13 Kt; < Hiph. Qr Bu.
Hiph. Perfect 3rd person masculine singular הֵעִיד 2 Kings 17:15; Malachi 2:14; הֵעִד Genesis 43:3; 2rd person masculine singular ַֽֽֽהעִי֫דֹתָ Nehemiah 9:34; ַֽֽֽהעֵדֹ֫תָה Exodus 19:23; 1st person singular ַֽֽֽהעִידֹ֫תִי Deuteronomy 4:26; Jeremiah 42:19; 3rd person masculine plural הֵעִ֫ידוּ Nehemiah 9:26, etc.; Imperfect וַיָּ֫עַד 2 Kings 17:13; Zechariah 3:6; 3rd person feminine singular suffix וַתְּעִידֵ֫נִי Job 29:11 15 times Imperfect; Infinitive absolute הָעֵד Genesis 43:3 4 times; Imperative הָעֵד Exodus 19:21 2 times Imperative Participle מֵעִיד Deuteronomy 32:46. —
1. testify, bear witness, with suffix against one 1 Kings 21:10,13; in favour of Job 29:11; Lamentations 2:13 (Qr); with בֵּין Malachi 2:14.
2. cause to testify, take as witness, with accusative of person Isaiah 8:2; Jeremiah 32:10,25,44; call as witness, invoke, with accusative את השׁמים ואת הארץ + בְּ against Deuteronomy 4:26; Deuteronomy 30:19; Deuteronomy 31:28.
3. protest, affirm solemnly, warn: subject men, absolute Jeremiah 6:10; Nehemiah 13:15; with בְּ person Genesis 43:3 (twice in verse) (J) Exodus 19:21 (E) 1 Samuel 8:9 (twice in verse); 1 Kings 2:42; 2 Chronicles 24:19; Nehemiah 9:26; Nehemiah 13:21; Jeremiah 42:19; Amos 3:13; exhort solemnly, admonish, charge, י׳ subject, with בְּ person, Exodus 19:23 (J) Deuteronomy 8:19; 2 Kings 17:13; Nehemiah 9:29,30; Jeremiah 11:7 (3 times in verse); Zechariah 3:6; Psalm 50:7; Psalm 81:9; enjoin solemnly, with בְּ person + accusative of thing עֵדְוֺת 2 Kings 17:15; Nehemiah 9:34, דברים Deuteronomy 32:46.
Hoph. Perfect 3rd person masculine singular וְהוּעַד consecutive Exodus 21:29 (E) impersonal and protest be entered, with בְּ person
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs


43:3; 43:3; 43:3


19:21; 19:21; 19:23; 19:23; 21:29


4:26; 4:26; 8:19; 30:19; 31:28; 32:46; 32:46

1 Samuel


1 Kings

2:42; 21:10; 21:13

2 Kings

17:13; 17:13; 17:15; 17:15

2 Chronicles



9:26; 9:26; 9:29; 9:30; 9:34; 9:34; 13:15; 13:21


29:11; 29:11


18:6; 20:9; 50:7; 81:9; 119:61; 146:9; 147:6




6:10; 11:7; 32:10; 32:25; 32:44; 42:19; 42:19


2:13; 2:13




3:6; 3:6


2:14; 2:14

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H5749 matches the Hebrew עוּד (ʿûḏ),
which occurs 44 times in 40 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 43:3 - Yehudah spoke to him, saying, "The man solemnly warned us, saying, 'You shall not see my face, unless your brother is with you.'
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 19:21 - The LORD said to Moshe, "Go down, charge the people, lest they break through to the LORD to gaze, and many of them perish.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 19:23 - Moshe said to the LORD, "The people can't come up to Mount Sinai, for you charged us, saying, 'Set bounds around the mountain, and sanctify it.'"
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 21:29 - But if the bull had a habit of goring in the past, and it has been testified to its owner, and he has not kept it in, but it has killed a man or a woman, the bull shall be stoned, and its owner shall also be put to death.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 4:26 - I call heaven and eretz to witness against you this day, that you shall soon utterly perish from off the land whereunto you go over the Yarden to possess it; you shall not prolong your days on it, but shall utterly be destroyed.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 8:19 - It shall be, if you shall forget the LORD your God, and walk after other gods, and serve them, and worship them, I testify against you this day that you shall surely perish.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 30:19 - I call heaven and eretz to witness against you this day, that I have set before you life and death, the blessing and the curse: therefore choose life, that you may live, you and your seed;
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 31:28 - Assemble to me all the Zakenim of your tribes, and your officers, that I may speak these words in their ears, and call heaven and eretz to witness against them.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 32:46 - He said to them, Set your heart to all the words which I testify to you this day, which you shall command your children to observe to do, even all the words of this law.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 8:9 - Now therefore listen to their voice: however you shall protest solemnly to them, and shall show them the manner of the king who shall reign over them.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 2:42 - The king sent and called for Shim`i, and said to him, Didn't I adjure you by the LORD, and protest to you, saying, Know for certain, that on the day you go out, and walk abroad any where, you shall surely die? and you said to me, The saying that I have heard is good.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 21:10 - and set two men, base fellows, before him, and let them testify against him, saying, You did curse God and the king. Then carry him out, and stone him to death.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 21:13 - The two men, the base fellows, came in and sat before him: and the base fellows bore witness against him, even against Navot, in the presence of the people, saying, Navot did curse God and the king. Then they carried him forth out of the city, and stoned him to death with stones.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 17:13 - Yet the LORD testified to Yisra'el, and to Yehudah, by every prophet, and every seer, saying, Turn you from your evil ways, and keep my mitzvot and my statutes, according to all the law which I commanded your fathers, and which I sent to you by my servants the prophets.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 17:15 - They rejected his statutes, and his covenant that he made with their fathers, and his testimonies which he testified to them; and they followed vanity, and became vain, and went after the nations that were round about them, concerning whom the LORD had charged those who they should not do like them.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 24:19 - Yet he sent prophets to them, to bring them again to the LORD; and they testified against them: but they would not give ear.
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 9:26 - Nevertheless they were disobedient, and rebelled against you, and cast your law behind their back, and killed your prophets that testified against them to turn them again to you, and they committed awful blasphemies.
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 9:29 - and testified against them, that you might bring them again to your law. Yet they dealt proudly, and didn't listen to your mitzvot, but sinned against your ordinances, (which if a man do, he shall live in them,) and withdrew the shoulder, and hardened their neck, and would not hear.
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 9:30 - Yet many years did you bear with them, and testified against them by your Spirit through your prophets: yet would they not give ear: therefore gave you them into the hand of the peoples of the lands.
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 9:34 - neither have our kings, our princes, our Kohanim, nor our fathers, kept your law, nor listened to your mitzvot and your testimonies with which you did testify against them.
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 13:15 - In those days saw I in Yehudah some men treading wine-presses on the Shabbat, and bringing in sheaves, and lading donkeys therewith; as also wine, grapes, and figs, and all manner of burdens, which they brought into Yerushalayim on the day of Shabbat: and I testified against them in the day in which they sold victuals.
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 13:21 - Then I testified against them, and said to them, Why lodge you about the wall? if you do so again, I will lay hands on you. From that time forth came they no more on the Shabbat.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 29:11 - For when the ear heard me, then it blessed me; And when the eye saw me, it commended me:
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 20:8 - They are bowed down and fallen, But we rise up, and stand upright.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 50:7 - "Hear, my people, and I will speak; Yisra'el, and I will testify against you. I am God, your God.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 81:8 - "Hear, my people, and I will testify to you, Yisra'el, if you would listen to me!
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 119:61 - The ropes of the wicked bind me, But I won't forget your law.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 146:9 - The LORD preserves the foreigners. He upholds the fatherless and widow, But the way of the wicked he turns upside down.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 147:6 - The LORD upholds the humble. He brings the wicked down to the ground.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 8:2 - and I will take to me faithful witnesses to record, Uriyah the Kohen, and Zekharyah the son of Yeverekhyahu.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 6:10 - To whom shall I speak and testify, that they may hear? behold, their ear is uncircumcised, and they can't listen: behold, the word of the LORD is become to them a reproach; they have no delight in it.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 11:7 - For I earnestly protested to your fathers in the day that I brought them up out of the land of Mitzrayim, even to this day, rising early and protesting, saying, Obey my voice.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 32:10 - I subscribed the deed, and sealed it, and called witnesses, and weighed him the money in the balances.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 32:25 - You have said to me, Lord GOD, Buy you the field for money, and call witnesses; whereas the city is given into the hand of the Kasdim.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 32:44 - Men shall buy fields for money, and subscribe the deeds, and seal them, and call witnesses, in the land of Binyamin, and in the places about Yerushalayim, and in the cities of Yehudah, and in the cities of the hill-country, and in the cities of the lowland, and in the cities of the South: for I will cause their captivity to return, says the LORD.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 42:19 - The LORD has spoken concerning you, remnant of Yehudah, Don't you go into Mitzrayim: know certainly that I have testified to you this day.
Unchecked Copy BoxLam 2:13 - What shall I testify to you? what shall I liken to you, daughter of Yerushalayim? What shall I compare to you, that I may comfort you, virgin daughter of Tziyon? For your breach is great like the sea: who can heal you?
Unchecked Copy BoxAmo 3:13 - "Listen, and testify against the house of Ya`akov," says the Lord GOD, the God Tzva'ot,.
Unchecked Copy BoxZec 3:6 - The angel of the LORD protested to Yehoshua, saying,
Unchecked Copy BoxMal 2:14 - Yet you say, 'Why?' Because the LORD has been witness between you and the wife of your youth, against whom you have dealt treacherously, though she is your companion, and the wife of your covenant.
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