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Lexicon :: Strong's H636 - 'āʿ

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Part of Speech
masculine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
Corresponding to עֵץ (H6086)
Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 2596

Strong’s Definitions

אָע ʼâʻ, aw; (Aramaic) corresponding to H6086; a tree or wood:—timber, wood.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 5x

The KJV translates Strong's H636 in the following manner: timber (3x), wood (2x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 5x
The KJV translates Strong's H636 in the following manner: timber (3x), wood (2x).
  1. wood, beam, timber

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
אָע ʼâʻ, aw; (Aramaic) corresponding to H6086; a tree or wood:—timber, wood.
STRONGS H636: Abbreviations

Biblical Aramaic

אָע noun masculineEzra 5:8 wood (so Targum, for עָע; Egyptian Aramaic עק S-CH5; Biblical Hebrew H6086 עֵץ, √ II. עצה); —
1. absolute א׳ timber, for building Ezra 5:8; Ezra 6:4; beam Ezra 6:11.
2. emphatic אָעָא wood, material of idols Daniel 5:4, 23.
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs


5:8; 5:8; 6:4; 6:11


5:4; 5:23


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Strong's Number H636 matches the Hebrew אָע ('āʿ),
which occurs 5 times in 5 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 5:8 - Be it known unto the king, that we went into the province of Judea, to the house of the great God, which is builded with great stones, and timber H636 is laid in the walls, and this work goeth fast on, and prospereth in their hands.
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 6:4 - With three rows of great stones, and a row of new timber: H636 and let the expenses be given out of the king's house:
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 6:11 - Also I have made a decree, that whosoever shall alter this word, let timber H636 be pulled down from his house, and being set up, let him be hanged thereon; and let his house be made a dunghill for this.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 5:4 - They drank wine, and praised the gods of gold, and of silver, of brass, of iron, of wood, H636 and of stone.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 5:23 - But hast lifted up thyself against the Lord of heaven; and they have brought the vessels of his house before thee, and thou, and thy lords, thy wives, and thy concubines, have drunk wine in them; and thou hast praised the gods of silver, and gold, of brass, iron, wood, H636 and stone, which see not, nor hear, nor know: and the God in whose hand thy breath is, and whose are all thy ways, hast thou not glorified:
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