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Lexicon :: Strong's H6599 - piṯgām

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פִּתְגָּם
Transliteration
piṯgām
Pronunciation
pith-gawm'
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Part of Speech
masculine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
Of Persian origin
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TWOT Reference: 1852

Strong’s Definitions

פִּתְגָּם pithgâm, pith-gawm'; of Persian origin; a (judicial) sentence:—decree, sentence.


KJV Translation Count — Total: 2x

The KJV translates Strong's H6599 in the following manner: decree (1x), sentence (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 2x
The KJV translates Strong's H6599 in the following manner: decree (1x), sentence (1x).
  1. edict, decree

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
פִּתְגָּם pithgâm, pith-gawm'; of Persian origin; a (judicial) sentence:—decree, sentence.
STRONGS H6599:
פִּתְגָּם noun masculine edict, decree (Persian loan-word, Old Persian patigâma (patigam, come to, arrive), New Persian paigâm, message; see GildemZKM iv. 214 MeyEntstehung 23; Aramaic פִּתְגָּמָא, bdb083402 word, command, Biblical Aramaic = Biblical Hebrew); — construct הַמֶּלֶךְ פ׳ Esther 1:20; with genitive object מַעֲשֵׂה הָרָעָה פ׳ Ecclesiastes 8:11 (apparently f., compare De; but Hi AlbrZAW xvi (1896), 115 read נַעֲשֶׂה for נַעֲשָׂה).

See related Aramaic BDB entry H6600.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Hebrew and English Lexicon, Unabridged, Electronic Database.
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs

Esther

1:20

Ecclesiastes

8:11

H6599

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H6599 matches the Hebrew פִּתְגָּם (piṯgām),
which occurs 2 times in 2 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxEst 1:20 - And when the king's decree H6599 which he shall make shall be published throughout all his empire, (for it is great,) all the wives shall give to their husbands honour, both to great and small.
Unchecked Copy BoxEcc 8:11 - Because sentence H6599 against an evil work is not executed speedily, therefore the heart of the sons of men is fully set in them to do evil.

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