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Lexicon :: Strong's H5978 - ʿimmāḏ

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Root Word (Etymology)
Prol for עִם (H5973)
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TWOT Reference: 1640b

Strong’s Definitions

עִמָּד ʻimmâd, im-mawd'; prolonged for H5973; along with:—against, by, from, + me, + mine, of, + that I take, unto, upon, with(-in.)

KJV Translation Count — Total: 12x

The KJV translates Strong's H5978 in the following manner: with me, by me, upon me, mine, against me.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 12x
The KJV translates Strong's H5978 in the following manner: with me, by me, upon me, mine, against me.
  1. with

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
עִמָּד ʻimmâd, im-mawd'; prolonged for H5973; along with:—against, by, from, + me, + mine, of, + that I take, unto, upon, with(-in.)
STRONGS H5978: Abbreviations
עמדי in Pentateuch Genesis [J E] + 14 times [Gen 3:12; 19:19; 20:9, 13; 21:23; 28:20; 29:19, 27; 31:5, 7, 32; 35:3; 40:14; 47:29], Exodus 17:2; Leviticus 25:23; Deuteronomy 5:31; Deuteronomy 32:34, Deuteronomy 32:39; Judges, Samuel + 7 times [Jdg 17:10; 1Sa 10:2; 20:14, 28; 22:23; 2Sa 10:2; 2Sa 19:33]; Psalm 23:4; Psalm 50:11; Psalm 55:19 [Psalm 55:18]; Psalm 101:6; Job + 14 times [Job 6:4; 9:35; 10:12, 17; 13:19, 20; 17:2; 23:6, 10; 28:14; 29:5, 6, 20; 31:13]

This is a portion of the full BDB entry H5973.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Hebrew and English Lexicon, Unabridged, Electronic Database.
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs


3:12; 19:19; 20:9; 20:13; 21:23; 28:20; 29:19; 29:27; 31:5; 31:7; 31:32; 35:3; 40:14; 47:29






5:31; 32:34; 32:39



1 Samuel

10:2; 20:14; 20:28; 22:23

2 Samuel

10:2; 19:33


6:4; 9:35; 10:12; 10:17; 13:19; 13:20; 17:2; 23:6; 23:10; 28:14; 29:5; 29:6; 29:20; 31:13


23:4; 50:11; 55:18; 101:6


Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H5978 matches the Hebrew עִמָּד (ʿimmāḏ),
which occurs 44 times in 44 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 3:12 - And the man said, The woman whom thou gavest to be with me, H5978 she gave me of the tree, and I did eat.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 19:19 - Behold now, thy servant hath found grace in thy sight, and thou hast magnified thy mercy, which thou hast shewed unto me H5978 in saving my life; and I cannot escape to the mountain, lest some evil take me, and I die:
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 20:9 - Then Abimelech called Abraham, and said unto him, What hast thou done unto us? and what have I offended thee, that thou hast brought on me and on my kingdom a great sin? thou hast done deeds unto me that ought not to be done.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 20:13 - And it came to pass, when God caused me to wander from my father's house, that I said unto her, This is thy kindness which thou shalt shew unto me; at every place whither we shall come, say of me, He is my brother.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 21:23 - Now therefore swear unto me here by God that thou wilt not deal falsely with me, nor with my son, nor with my son's son: but according to the kindness that I have done unto thee, thou shalt do unto me, and to the land wherein thou hast sojourned.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 28:20 - And Jacob vowed a vow, saying, If God will be with me, and will keep me in this way that I go, and will give me bread to eat, and raiment to put on,
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 29:19 - And Laban said, It is better that I give her to thee, than that I should give her to another man: abide with me.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 29:27 - Fulfil her week, and we will give thee this also for the service which thou shalt serve with me yet seven other years.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 31:5 - And said unto them, I see your father's countenance, that it is not toward me as before; but the God of my father hath been with me.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 31:7 - And your father hath deceived me, and changed my wages ten times; but God suffered him not to hurt me. H5978
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 31:32 - With whomsoever thou findest thy gods, let him not live: before our brethren discern thou what is thine with me, and take it to thee. For Jacob knew not that Rachel had stolen them.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 35:3 - And let us arise, and go up to Bethel; and I will make there an altar unto God, who answered me in the day of my distress, and was with me in the way which I went.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 40:14 - But think on me when it shall be well with thee, and shew kindness, I pray thee, unto me, and make mention of me unto Pharaoh, and bring me out of this house:
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 47:29 - And the time drew nigh that Israel must die: and he called his son Joseph, and said unto him, If now I have found grace in thy sight, put, I pray thee, thy hand under my thigh, and deal kindly and truly with me; bury me not, I pray thee, in Egypt:
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 17:2 - Wherefore the people did chide with Moses, and said, Give us water that we may drink. And Moses said unto them, Why chide ye with me? wherefore do ye tempt the LORD?
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 25:23 - The land shall not be sold for ever: for the land is mine; for ye are strangers and sojourners with me.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 5:31 - But as for thee, stand thou here by me, H5978 and I will speak unto thee all the commandments, and the statutes, and the judgments, which thou shalt teach them, that they may do them in the land which I give them to possess it.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 32:34 - Is not this laid up in store with me, and sealed up among my treasures?
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 32:39 - See now that I, even I, am he, and there is no god with me: I kill, and I make alive; I wound, and I heal: neither is there any that can deliver out of my hand.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 17:10 - And Micah said unto him, Dwell with me, and be unto me a father and a priest, and I will give thee ten shekels of silver by the year, and a suit of apparel, and thy victuals. So the Levite went in.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 10:2 - When thou art departed from me H5978 to day, then thou shalt find two men by Rachel's sepulchre in the border of Benjamin at Zelzah; and they will say unto thee, The asses which thou wentest to seek are found: and, lo, thy father hath left the care of the asses, and sorroweth for you, saying, What shall I do for my son?
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 20:14 - And thou shalt not only while yet I live shew me the kindness of the LORD, that I die not:
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 20:28 - And Jonathan answered Saul, David earnestly asked leave of me H5978 to go to Bethlehem:
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 22:23 - Abide thou with me, fear not: for he that seeketh my life seeketh thy life: but with me thou shalt be in safeguard.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 10:2 - Then said David, I will shew kindness unto Hanun the son of Nahash, as his father shewed kindness unto me. And David sent to comfort him by the hand of his servants for his father. And David's servants came into the land of the children of Ammon.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 19:33 - And the king said unto Barzillai, Come thou over with me, and I will feed thee with me in Jerusalem.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 6:4 - For the arrows of the Almighty are within H5978 me, the poison whereof drinketh up my spirit: the terrors of God do set themselves in array against me.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 9:35 - Then would I speak, and not fear him; but it is not so with me.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 10:12 - Thou hast granted me life and favour, and thy visitation hath preserved my spirit.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 10:17 - Thou renewest thy witnesses against me, and increasest thine indignation upon me; H5978 changes and war are against me.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 13:19 - Who is he that will plead with me? for now, if I hold my tongue, I shall give up the ghost.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 13:20 - Only do not two things unto me: then will I not hide myself from thee.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 17:2 - Are there not mockers with me? and doth not mine eye continue in their provocation?
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 23:6 - Will he plead against H5978 me with his great power? No; but he would put strength in me.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 23:10 - But he knoweth the way that I take: H5978 when he hath tried me, I shall come forth as gold.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 28:14 - The depth saith, It is not in me: and the sea saith, It is not with me.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 29:5 - When the Almighty was yet with me, when my children were about me;
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 29:6 - When I washed my steps with butter, and the rock poured me out rivers of oil;
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 29:20 - My glory was fresh in me, H5978 and my bow was renewed in my hand.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 31:13 - If I did despise the cause of my manservant or of my maidservant, when they contended with me;
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 23:4 - Yea, though I walk through the valley of the shadow of death, I will fear no evil: for thou art with me; thy rod and thy staff they comfort me.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 50:11 - I know all the fowls of the mountains: and the wild beasts of the field are mine. H5978
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 55:18 - He hath delivered my soul in peace from the battle that was against me: for there were many with me.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 101:6 - Mine eyes shall be upon the faithful of the land, that they may dwell with me: he that walketh in a perfect way, he shall serve me.
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