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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 - And Judah spake unto him, saying, The man did solemnly H5749 protest H5749 unto us, saying, Ye shall not see my face, except your brother be with you.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 19:21 - And the LORD said unto Moses, Go down, charge H5749 the people, lest they break through unto the LORD to gaze, and many of them perish.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 19:23 - And Moses said unto the LORD, The people cannot come up to mount Sinai: for thou chargedst H5749 us, saying, Set bounds about the mount, and sanctify it.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 21:29 - But if the ox were wont to push with his horn in time past, and it hath been testified H5749 to his owner, and he hath not kept him in, but that he hath killed a man or a woman; the ox shall be stoned, and his owner also shall be put to death.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 4:26 - I call H5749  heaven and earth to witness H5749 against you this day, that ye shall soon utterly perish from off the land whereunto ye go over Jordan to possess it; ye shall not prolong your days upon it, but shall utterly be destroyed.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 8:19 - And it shall be, if thou do at all forget the LORD thy God, and walk after other gods, and serve them, and worship them, I testify H5749 against you this day that ye shall surely perish.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 30:19 - I call H5749  heaven and earth to record H5749 this day against you, that I have set before you life and death, blessing and cursing: therefore choose life, that both thou and thy seed may live:
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 31:28 - Gather unto me all the elders of your tribes, and your officers, that I may speak these words in their ears, and call H5749  heaven and earth to record H5749 against them.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 32:46 - And he said unto them, Set your hearts unto all the words which I testify H5749 among you this day, which ye shall command your children to observe to do, all the words of this law.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 8:9 - Now therefore hearken unto their voice: howbeit yet protest H5749 solemnly H5749 unto them, and shew them the manner of the king that shall reign over them.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 2:42 - And the king sent and called for Shimei, and said unto him, Did I not make thee to swear by the LORD, and protested H5749 unto thee, saying, Know for a certain, on the day thou goest out, and walkest abroad any whither, that thou shalt surely die? and thou saidst unto me, The word that I have heard is good.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 21:10 - And set two men, sons of Belial, before him, to bear witness H5749 against him, saying, Thou didst blaspheme God and the king. And then carry him out, and stone him, that he may die.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 21:13 - And there came in two men, children of Belial, and sat before him: and the men of Belial witnessed H5749 against him, even against Naboth, in the presence of the people, saying, Naboth did blaspheme God and the king. Then they carried him forth out of the city, and stoned him with stones, that he died.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 17:13 - Yet the LORD testified H5749 against Israel, and against Judah, by all the prophets, and by all the seers, saying, Turn ye from your evil ways, and keep my commandments 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 - And they rejected his statutes, and his covenant that he made with their fathers, and his testimonies which he testified H5749 against them; and they followed vanity, and became vain, and went after the heathen that were round about them, concerning whom the LORD had charged them, that they should not do like them.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 24:19 - Yet he sent prophets to them, to bring them again unto the LORD; and they testified H5749 against them: but they would not give ear.
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 9:26 - Nevertheless they were disobedient, and rebelled against thee, and cast thy law behind their backs, and slew thy prophets which testified H5749 against them to turn them to thee, and they wrought great provocations.
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 9:29 - And testifiedst H5749 against them, that thou mightest bring them again unto thy law: yet they dealt proudly, and hearkened not unto thy commandments, but sinned against thy judgments, (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 didst thou forbear them, and testifiedst H5749 against them by thy spirit in thy prophets: yet would they not give ear: therefore gavest thou them into the hand of the people of the lands.
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 9:34 - Neither have our kings, our princes, our priests, nor our fathers, kept thy law, nor hearkened unto thy commandments and thy testimonies, wherewith thou didst testify H5749 against them.
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 13:15 - In those days saw I in Judah some treading wine presses on the sabbath, and bringing in sheaves, and lading asses; as also wine, grapes, and figs, and all manner of burdens, which they brought into Jerusalem on the sabbath day: and I testified H5749 against them in the day wherein they sold victuals.
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 13:21 - Then I testified H5749 against them, and said unto them, Why lodge ye about the wall? if ye do so again, I will lay hands on you. From that time forth came they no more on the sabbath.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 29:11 - When the ear heard me, then it blessed me; and when the eye saw me, it gave witness H5749 to me:
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 20:8 - They are brought down and fallen: but we are risen, and stand upright. H5749
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 50:7 - Hear, O my people, and I will speak; O Israel, and I will testify H5749 against thee: I am God, even thy God.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 81:8 - Hear, O my people, and I will testify H5749 unto thee: O Israel, if thou wilt hearken unto me;
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 119:61 - The bands of the wicked have robbed H5749 me: but I have not forgotten thy law.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 146:9 - The LORD preserveth the strangers; he relieveth H5749 the fatherless and widow: but the way of the wicked he turneth upside down.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 147:6 - The LORD lifteth up H5749 the meek: he casteth the wicked down to the ground.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 8:2 - And I took H5749  unto me faithful witnesses to record, H5749 Uriah the priest, and Zechariah the son of Jeberechiah.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 6:10 - To whom shall I speak, and give warning, H5749 that they may hear? behold, their ear is uncircumcised, and they cannot hearken: behold, the word of the LORD is unto them a reproach; they have no delight in it.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 11:7 - For I earnestly H5749 protested H5749 unto your fathers in the day that I brought them up out of the land of Egypt, even unto this day, rising early and protesting, H5749 saying, Obey my voice.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 32:10 - And I subscribed the evidence, and sealed it, and took H5749 witnesses, and weighed him the money in the balances.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 32:25 - And thou hast said unto me, O Lord GOD, Buy thee the field for money, and take H5749 witnesses; for the city is given into the hand of the Chaldeans.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 32:44 - Men shall buy fields for money, and subscribe evidences, and seal them, and take H5749 witnesses in the land of Benjamin, and in the places about Jerusalem, and in the cities of Judah, and in the cities of the mountains, and in the cities of the valley, and in the cities of the south: for I will cause their captivity to return, saith the LORD.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 42:19 - The LORD hath said concerning you, O ye remnant of Judah; Go ye not into Egypt: know certainly that I have admonished H5749 you this day.
Unchecked Copy BoxLam 2:13 - What thing shall I take to witness H5749 H5749 for thee? what thing shall I liken to thee, O daughter of Jerusalem? what shall I equal to thee, that I may comfort thee, O virgin daughter of Zion? for thy breach is great like the sea: who can heal thee?
Unchecked Copy BoxAmo 3:13 - Hear ye, and testify H5749 in the house of Jacob, saith the Lord GOD, the God of hosts,
Unchecked Copy BoxZec 3:6 - And the angel of the LORD protested H5749 unto Joshua, saying,
Unchecked Copy BoxMal 2:14 - Yet ye say, Wherefore? Because the LORD hath been witness H5749 between thee and the wife of thy youth, against whom thou hast dealt treacherously: yet is she thy companion, and the wife of thy covenant.
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