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Lexicon :: Strong's H6921 - qāḏîm

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masculine noun
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TWOT Reference: 1988d

Strong’s Definitions

קָדִים qâdîym, kaw-deem'; or קָדִם qâdim; from H6923; the fore or front part; hence (by orientation) the East (often adverbially, eastward, for brevity the east wind):—east(-ward, wind).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 69x

The KJV translates Strong's H6921 in the following manner: east (50x), east wind (10x), eastward (7x), eastward (with H1870) (1x), east side (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 69x
The KJV translates Strong's H6921 in the following manner: east (50x), east wind (10x), eastward (7x), eastward (with H1870) (1x), east side (1x).
  1. east, east wind

    1. east (of direction)

    2. east wind

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
קָדִים qâdîym, kaw-deem'; or קָדִם qâdim; from H6923; the fore or front part; hence (by orientation) the East (often adverbially, eastward, for brevity the east wind):—east(-ward, wind).
STRONGS H6921: Abbreviations
קָדִים 69 noun masculineHosea 13:15 East, east wind; — absolute ק׳ Genesis 41:6 +; with ה locative קָדִ֫ימָה Ezekiel 11:1 +, קָדִ֫מָה Ezekiel 48:4 +; —
†1. (apart from Ezekiel) East, especially רוּחַ (הַ)קּ׳ wind of the East, east wind, often as violent and scorching, from desert on southeast, = Arabic sirocco (bdb087001 eastern), compare DrAmos 4:9: Exodus 10:13 (twice in verse) (JE), Exodus 14:21 (J), Jeremiah 18:17 (simile), Jonah 4:8; Psalm 48:8; also ק׳ (רוּחַ omitted) = east wind Genesis 41:6, 23, 27 (E), Hosea 12:2; Hosea 13:15; Isaiah 27:8; Job 15:2; Job 27:21; Job 38:24; Psalm 78:26. — קָדִימָה Habakkuk 1:9 is dubious, usually eastward, i.e. forward, but text probably corrupt, compare We Now Da, GASm proposes מַקְדִּים (see also [מְגַמָּה] p. 169 above).
2. in Ezekiel (52 times):
a. East רוּחַ הַקּ׳ east wind Ezekiel 17:10; Ezekiel 19:12; Ezekiel 27:26; east side Ezekiel 42:16 (+ north, south, west); שַׁעַר הַקּ׳ Ezekiel 40:44 (+ north, south); ק׳ פְּאַת Ezekiel 47:18, + west Ezekiel 48:6, 7, 8, compare Ezekiel 48:1 (ק׳ פ׳ הַיָּם; but read יָמָּה פ׳ וְעַד ק׳ מִפּ׳ Greek Version of the LXX Co Toy and others), + north, south, west, Ezekiel 48:16; דֶּרֶךְ הַ קּ׳ i.e. toward the east Ezekiel 40:10 + 7 times, הַקּ׳ מִדּ׳ Ezekiel 43:2; לַקּ׳ Ezekiel 40:23 eastward (+ North) Ezekiel 41:14; מֵהַקּ׳ Ezekiel 42:9 on the East.
b. קָדִ֫ימָה = East: דֶּרֶךְ הַקּ׳ Ezekiel 40:6; גְּבוּל קָדִימָה Ezekiel 45:7; Ezekiel 48:21 (+ west); פְּאַת קָדִימָה Ezekiel 47:18, + west Ezekiel 48:3 + 8 times, + north, south, west, Ezekiel 48:32.
c. as adverb קָדִ֫ימָה eastward Ezekiel 11:1; Ezekiel 44:1; Ezekiel 47:1; + west Ezekiel 45:7 (strike out Berthol Krae), Ezekiel 48:18, + north, south, west, Ezekiel 48:10; Ezekiel 48:17; also (הַ)קָּדִים eastward Ezekiel 40:19; Ezekiel 43:17; Ezekiel 46:1, 12; Ezekiel 47:1, 3, + north Ezekiel 47:2.
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs


41:6; 41:6; 41:23; 41:27


10:13; 14:21


15:2; 27:21; 38:24


48:8; 78:26






11:1; 11:1; 17:10; 19:12; 27:26; 40:6; 40:10; 40:19; 40:23; 40:44; 41:14; 42:9; 42:16; 43:2; 43:17; 44:1; 45:7; 45:7; 46:1; 46:12; 47:1; 47:1; 47:2; 47:3; 47:18; 47:18; 48:1; 48:3; 48:4; 48:6; 48:7; 48:8; 48:10; 48:16; 48:17; 48:18; 48:21; 48:32


12:2; 13:15; 13:15








Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H6921 matches the Hebrew קָדִים (qāḏîm),
which occurs 69 times in 64 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Page 1 / 2 (Gen 41:6–Eze 48:10)

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 41:6 - Then behold, seven ears, thin and scorched by the east H6921 wind H6921, sprouted up after them.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 41:23 - and behold, seven ears, withered, thin, and scorched by the east H6921 wind H6921 sprouted up after them;
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 41:27 - “The seven thin and ugly cows that came up after them are seven years, and the seven thin ears scorched by the east H6921 wind H6921 will be seven years of famine.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 10:13 - So Moses reached out with his staff over the land of Egypt, and the LORD directed an east H6921 wind on the land all that day and all that night; and when it was morning, the east H6921 wind [fn]brought the locusts.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 14:21 - Then Moses reached out with his hand over the sea; and the LORD [fn]swept the sea back by a strong east H6921 wind all night, and turned the sea into dry land, and the waters were divided.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 15:2 - “Should a wise man answer with windy knowledge,
And fill [fn]himself with the east H6921 wind H6921?
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 27:21 - “The east H6921 wind H6921 carries him away, and he is gone;
For it sweeps him away from his place.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 38:24 - “Where is the way that the light is divided,
And the east H6921 wind H6921 scattered on the earth?
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 48:7 - With the east H6921 wind
You smash the ships of Tarshish.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 78:26 - He made the east H6921 wind H6921 blow in the sky
And by His [fn]power He directed the south wind.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 27:8 - You contended with them [fn]by banishing them, by driving them away.
With His fierce wind He has expelled them on the day of the east H6921 wind H6921.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 18:17 - ‘Like an east H6921 wind I will scatter them
Before the enemy;
I will [fn]show them My back and not My face
In the day of their disaster.’”
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 11:1 - Now the Spirit lifted me up and brought me to the east gate of the LORD’S house which faced eastward. And behold, there were twenty-five men at the entrance of the gate, and among them I saw Jaazaniah son of Azzur and Pelatiah son of Benaiah, leaders of the people.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 17:10 - “Behold, though it is planted, will it thrive? Will it not completely wither as soon as the east H6921 wind strikes it—wither on the beds where it grew?”’”
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 19:12 - ‘But it was uprooted in fury;
It was thrown down to the ground;
And the east H6921 wind dried up its fruit.
[fn]Its strong stem [fn]was torn out
So that [fn]it withered;
The fire consumed it.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 27:26 - “Your rowers have brought you
Into great waters;
The east H6921 wind has broken you
In the heart of the seas.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 40:6 - Then he went to the gate which faced east H6921, went up its steps, and measured the threshold of the gate, one rod [fn]in width; and the other threshold was one rod [fn]in width.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 40:10 - The guardrooms of the gate toward the east H6921 numbered three on each side; the three of them had the same measurement. The side pillars also had the same measurement on each side.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 40:19 - Then he measured the width from the front of the lower gate to the front of the exterior of the inner courtyard, a hundred cubits on the east H6921 and on the north.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 40:22 - Its windows, its porches, and its palm tree decorations had the same measurements as the gate which faced east H6921; and [fn]it was reached by seven steps, and its [fn]porch was in front of them.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 40:23 - The inner courtyard had a gate opposite the gate on the north as well as the gate on the east H6921; and he measured a hundred cubits from gate to gate.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 40:32 - Then he brought me into the inner courtyard toward the east H6921. And he measured the gate according to those same measurements.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 40:44 - From the outside to the inner gate were [fn]chambers for the singers in the inner courtyard, one of which was at the [fn]side of the north gate, with [fn]its front toward the south, and one at the [fn]side of the [fn]south gate facing north.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 41:14 - Also the width of the front of the temple and that of the separate [fn]areas along the east H6921 side totaled a hundred cubits.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 42:9 - And below these chambers was the entrance on the east H6921 side H6921, as one enters them from the outer courtyard.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 42:10 - In the [fn]thickness of the wall of the courtyard toward the east H6921, facing the separate area and facing the building, there were chambers.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 42:12 - Corresponding to the openings of the chambers which were toward the south was an opening at the head of the way, the way in front of the wall toward the east H6921, as one enters them.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 42:15 - Now when he had finished measuring the inner house, he brought me out by way of the gate which faced east H6921, and measured it all around.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 42:16 - He measured on the east H6921 side with the measuring [fn]rod: five hundred rods by the measuring rod.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 43:1 - Then he led me to the gate, the gate facing east H6921;
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 43:2 - and behold, the glory of the God of Israel was coming from the way of the east H6921. And His voice was like the sound of many waters; and the earth shone from His glory.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 43:4 - And the glory of the LORD entered the house by way of the gate facing east H6921.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 43:17 - “And the ledge shall be fourteen cubits long by fourteen wide in its four sides, the border around it shall be half a cubit, and its base shall be a cubit all around; and its steps shall [fn]face east H6921.”
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 44:1 - Then He brought me back by way of the outer gate of the sanctuary, which faces east H6921; and it was shut.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 45:7 - “And the prince shall have land on either side of the holy [fn]allotment and the [fn]property of the city, adjacent to the holy [fn]allotment and the [fn]property of the city, on the west side toward the west and on the east side toward the east H6921, and in length comparable to one of the portions, from the west border to the east H6921 border.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 46:1 - ‘This is what the Lord [fn]GOD says: “The gate of the inner courtyard facing east H6921 shall be shut for the six working days; but it shall be opened on the Sabbath day and opened on the day of the new moon.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 46:12 - “And when the prince provides a [fn]voluntary offering, a burnt offering, or peace offerings as a [fn]voluntary offering to the LORD, the gate facing east H6921 shall be opened for him. And he shall provide his burnt offering and his peace offerings as he does on the Sabbath day. Then he shall go out, and the gate shall be shut after he goes out.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 47:1 - Then he brought me back to the door of the house; and behold, water was flowing from under the threshold of the house toward the east H6921, for the house faced east H6921. And the water was flowing down from under, from the right side of the house, from south of the altar.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 47:2 - And he brought me out by way of the north gate and led me around [fn]on the outside to the outer gate, by the way facing east H6921. And behold, water was spurting out from the south side.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 47:3 - When the man went out toward the east H6921 with a line in his hand, he measured a thousand [fn]cubits, and he led me through the water, water reaching the ankles.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 47:18 - “The east H6921 side, from between Hauran, Damascus, Gilead, and the land of Israel, shall be the Jordan; from the north border to the eastern sea you shall measure. This is the east H6921 side.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 48:1 - “Now these are the names of the tribes: from the northern extremity, [fn]beside the way of Hethlon to [fn]Lebo-hamath, as far as Hazar-enan at the border of Damascus, toward the north [fn]beside Hamath, [fn]running from east H6921 to west, Dan, one portion.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 48:2 - “Beside the border of Dan, from the east H6921 side to the west side, Asher, one portion.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 48:3 - “Beside the border of Asher, from the east H6921 side to the west side, Naphtali, one portion.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 48:4 - “Beside the border of Naphtali, from the east H6921 side to the west side, Manasseh, one portion.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 48:5 - “Beside the border of Manasseh, from the east H6921 side to the west side, Ephraim, one portion.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 48:6 - “Beside the border of Ephraim, from the east H6921 side to the west side, Reuben, one portion.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 48:7 - “Beside the border of Reuben, from the east H6921 side to the west side, Judah, one portion.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 48:8 - “And beside the border of Judah, from the east H6921 side to the west side, shall be the [fn]allotment which you shall [fn]set apart, twenty-five thousand [fn]cubits in width, and in length like one of the portions, from the east H6921 side to the west side; and the sanctuary shall be in the middle of it.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 48:10 - “The holy allotment shall be for these, namely for the priests, toward the north twenty-five thousand cubits in length, toward the west ten thousand in width, toward the east H6921 ten thousand in width, and toward the south twenty-five thousand in length; and the sanctuary of the LORD shall be in its midst.

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