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Lexicon :: Strong's H5972 - ʿam

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Part of Speech
masculine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
Corresponding to עַם (H5971)
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Strong’s Definitions

עַם ʻam, am; (Aramaic) corresponding to H5971:—people.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 15x

The KJV translates Strong's H5972 in the following manner: people (15x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 15x
The KJV translates Strong's H5972 in the following manner: people (15x).
  1. people

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
עַם ʻam, am; (Aramaic) corresponding to H5971:—people.
STRONGS H5972: Abbreviations

Biblical Aramaic

עַם noun masculineEzra 6:12 people (see Biblical Hebrew H5971 I. עמם, עַם); — ע׳ absolute Daniel 2:44; Daniel 3:29; Ezra 6:12, construct Daniel 7:27; emphatic עַמָּה Ezra 5:12, עַמָּא Ezra 7:13, Ezra 7:16, Ezra 7:25; plural emphatic עַמֲמַיָּא (K§§ 15 d); 55, 5 a)) Daniel 3:4, Daniel 3:7 (twice in verse); Daniel 3:31 [Daniel 4:1]; Daniel 5:19; Daniel 6:26 [Daniel 6:25]; Daniel 7:14.
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs


5:12; 6:12; 6:12; 7:13; 7:16; 7:25


2:44; 3:4; 3:7; 3:29; 4:1; 5:19; 6:25; 7:14; 7:27


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Strong's Number H5972 matches the Hebrew עַם (ʿam),
which occurs 15 times in 14 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 5:12 - But after that our fathers had provoked the God of heaven unto wrath, he gave them into the hand of Nebuchadnezzar the king of Babylon, the Chaldean, who destroyed this house, and carried the people H5972 away into Babylon.
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 6:12 - And the God that hath caused his name to dwell there destroy all kings and people, H5972 that shall put to their hand to alter and to destroy this house of God which is at Jerusalem. I Darius have made a decree; let it be done with speed.
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 7:13 - I make a decree, that all they of the people H5972 of Israel, and of his priests and Levites, in my realm, which are minded of their own freewill to go up to Jerusalem, go with thee.
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 7:16 - And all the silver and gold that thou canst find in all the province of Babylon, with the freewill offering of the people, H5972 and of the priests, offering willingly for the house of their God which is in Jerusalem:
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 7:25 - And thou, Ezra, after the wisdom of thy God, that is in thine hand, set magistrates and judges, which may judge all the people H5972 that are beyond the river, all such as know the laws of thy God; and teach ye them that know them not.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 2:44 - And in the days of these kings shall the God of heaven set up a kingdom, which shall never be destroyed: and the kingdom shall not be left to other people, H5972 but it shall break in pieces and consume all these kingdoms, and it shall stand for ever.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 3:4 - Then an herald cried aloud, To you it is commanded, O people, H5972 nations, and languages,
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 3:7 - Therefore at that time, when all the people H5972 heard the sound of the cornet, flute, harp, sackbut, psaltery, and all kinds of musick, all the people, H5972 the nations, and the languages, fell down and worshipped the golden image that Nebuchadnezzar the king had set up.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 3:29 - Therefore I make a decree, That every people, H5972 nation, and language, which speak any thing amiss against the God of Shadrach, Meshach, and Abednego, shall be cut in pieces, and their houses shall be made a dunghill: because there is no other God that can deliver after this sort.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 4:1 - Nebuchadnezzar the king, unto all people, H5972 nations, and languages, that dwell in all the earth; Peace be multiplied unto you.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 5:19 - And for the majesty that he gave him, all people, H5972 nations, and languages, trembled and feared before him: whom he would he slew; and whom he would he kept alive; and whom he would he set up; and whom he would he put down.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 6:25 - Then king Darius wrote unto all people, H5972 nations, and languages, that dwell in all the earth; Peace be multiplied unto you.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 7:14 - And there was given him dominion, and glory, and a kingdom, that all people, H5972 nations, and languages, should serve him: his dominion is an everlasting dominion, which shall not pass away, and his kingdom that which shall not be destroyed.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 7:27 - And the kingdom and dominion, and the greatness of the kingdom under the whole heaven, shall be given to the people H5972 of the saints of the most High, whose kingdom is an everlasting kingdom, and all dominions shall serve and obey him.
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