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Lexicon :: Strong's H6925 - qŏḏām

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Part of Speech
Root Word (Etymology)
Corresponding to קֶדֶם (H6924)
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TWOT Reference: 2966a

Strong’s Definitions

קֳדָם qŏdâm, kod-awm'; (Aramaic) or קְדָם qᵉdâm; (Aramaic) (Daniel 7:13), corresponding to H6924; before:—before, × from, × I (thought), × me, of, × it pleased, presence.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 42x

The KJV translates Strong's H6925 in the following manner: before (29x), before (with H4481) (2x), of (with H4481) (2x), him (2x), miscellaneous (7x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 42x
The KJV translates Strong's H6925 in the following manner: before (29x), before (with H4481) (2x), of (with H4481) (2x), him (2x), miscellaneous (7x).
  1. before, in front of

    1. before

    2. from before

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
קֳדָם qŏdâm, kod-awm'; (Aramaic) or קְדָם qᵉdâm; (Aramaic) (Daniel 7:13), corresponding to H6924; before:—before, × from, × I (thought), × me, of, × it pleased, presence.
STRONGS H6925: Abbreviations

Biblical Aramaic

קֳדָם 42 preposition before (so Old Aramaic, Nabataean, Palmyrene, etc. (Lzb360f.), Targum קָדָם, Syriac bdb111006; properly a substantive the front, compare Arabic bdb111007 the front; for √ see Biblical Hebrew H6924 קדם); — suffix קָדָמַי Daniel 2:9 +, מָ֑י- Daniel 2:6; קדמיך Kt, קֳדָמָךְ Qr, Daniel 5:23; Daniel 6:23; קֳדָמוֺהִי Daniel 4:5 + (compare Nerab קדמוה, Cooke189); 3rd person feminine singular קדמיה Kt, קֳדָמַהּ Qr, Daniel 7:7, 8, 20; קֳדָמֵיהוֺןDaniel 4:4; —
1. before (= Hebrew לפְנֵי), especially in the phrases to answer, pray, say, etc., before a superior (as more respectful than to), Daniel 2:9 לְמֵאמַד קֳדָמַי, Daniel 2:10; Daniel 2:11; Daniel 2:27; Daniel 6:11 (see Dr), Daniel 6:12; Daniel 6:13; Daniel 6:14; קֱרִי ק׳ Ezra 4:18; Ezra 4:23; Ezra 5:23 (twice in verse); with שְׁפַר to seem fair Daniel 3:32; Daniel 6:2; after verbs of motion, in before, Daniel 2:24, 25; Daniel 3:13; Daniel 4:3 +; of time Daniel 7:7.
†2. מִןקֳֿדָם from before (= מִלִּפְנֵי, but as used in late Hebrew, Esther 1:19; Esther 4:8), with קַבֵּל Daniel 2:6, בְּעָא Daniel 2:18; of a decree, Daniel 6:27 מִןקֳֿדָמִי שִֹׁים טְעֵם (|| מִנִּי Daniel 3:29 +), compare Daniel 2:15; Ezra 7:14; of God, Daniel 5:24 דַּייְֿדָא פַּסּא שְׁלִיח מִןקֳֿדָמוֺהִי, Daniel 7:10 (so very often in Targum, DrSm lxx. f. lxxiii). Also = Hebrew מִפְּנֵי, with to fear Daniel 5:19; Daniel 6:27, be rooted up Daniel 7:8, fall Daniel 7:20.
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Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H6925 matches the Hebrew קֳדָם (qŏḏām),
which occurs 46 times in 38 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 4:18 - The letter which ye sent unto us hath been plainly read before H6925 me.
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 4:23 - Now when the copy of king Artaxerxes' letter was read before H6925 Rehum, and Shimshai the scribe, and their companions, they went up in haste to Jerusalem unto the Jews, and made them to cease by force and power.
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 7:14 - Forasmuch as thou art sent of H6925 the king, and of his seven counsellors, to enquire concerning Judah and Jerusalem, according to the law of thy God which is in thine hand;
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 7:19 - The vessels also that are given thee for the service of the house of thy God, those deliver thou before H6925 the God of Jerusalem.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 2:6 - But if ye shew the dream, and the interpretation thereof, ye shall receive of me H6925 gifts and rewards and great honour: therefore shew me the dream, and the interpretation thereof.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 2:9 - But if ye will not make known unto me the dream, there is but one decree for you: for ye have prepared lying and corrupt words to speak before H6925 me, till the time be changed: therefore tell me the dream, and I shall know that ye can shew me the interpretation thereof.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 2:10 - The Chaldeans answered before H6925 the king, and said, There is not a man upon the earth that can shew the king's matter: therefore there is no king, lord, nor ruler, that asked such things at any magician, or astrologer, or Chaldean.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 2:11 - And it is a rare thing that the king requireth, and there is none other that can shew it before H6925 the king, except the gods, whose dwelling is not with flesh.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 2:15 - He answered and said to Arioch the king's captain, Why is the decree so hasty from H6925 the king? Then Arioch made the thing known to Daniel.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 2:18 - That they would desire mercies of H6925 the God of heaven concerning this secret; that Daniel and his fellows should not perish with the rest of the wise men of Babylon.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 2:24 - Therefore Daniel went in unto Arioch, whom the king had ordained to destroy the wise men of Babylon: he went and said thus unto him; Destroy not the wise men of Babylon: bring me in before H6925 the king, and I will shew unto the king the interpretation.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 2:25 - Then Arioch brought in Daniel before H6925 the king in haste, and said thus unto him, I have found a man of the captives of Judah, that will make known unto the king the interpretation.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 2:27 - Daniel answered in the presence H6925 of the king, and said, The secret which the king hath demanded cannot the wise men, the astrologers, the magicians, the soothsayers, shew unto the king;
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 2:36 - This is the dream; and we will tell the interpretation thereof before H6925 the king.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 3:13 - Then Nebuchadnezzar in his rage and fury commanded to bring Shadrach, Meshach, and Abednego. Then they brought these men before H6925 the king.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 4:2 - I thought H6925 it good to shew the signs and wonders that the high God hath wrought toward me.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 4:6 - Therefore made I a decree to bring in all the wise men of Babylon before H6925 me, that they might make known unto me the interpretation of the dream.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 4:7 - Then came in the magicians, the astrologers, the Chaldeans, and the soothsayers: and I told the dream before H6925 them; but they did not make known unto me the interpretation thereof.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 4:8 - But at the last Daniel came in before me, H6925 whose name was Belteshazzar, according to the name of my god, and in whom is the spirit of the holy gods: and before H6925 him I told the dream, saying,
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 5:13 - Then was Daniel brought in before H6925 the king. And the king spake and said unto Daniel, Art thou that Daniel, which art of the children of the captivity of Judah, whom the king my father brought out of Jewry?
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 5:15 - And now the wise men, the astrologers, have been brought in before H6925 me, that they should read this writing, and make known unto me the interpretation thereof: but they could not shew the interpretation of the thing:
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 5:17 - Then Daniel answered and said before H6925 the king, Let thy gifts be to thyself, and give thy rewards to another; yet I will read the writing unto the king, and make known to him the interpretation.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 5:19 - And for the majesty that he gave him, all people, nations, and languages, trembled and feared before him: H6925 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 5:23 - But hast lifted up thyself against the Lord of heaven; and they have brought the vessels of his house before H6925 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, 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:
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 5:24 - Then was the part of the hand sent from him; H6925 and this writing was written.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 6:1 - It pleased H6925 Darius to set over the kingdom an hundred and twenty princes, which should be over the whole kingdom;
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 6:10 - Now when Daniel knew that the writing was signed, he went into his house; and his windows being open in his chamber toward Jerusalem, he kneeled upon his knees three times a day, and prayed, and gave thanks before H6925 his God, as he did aforetime.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 6:11 - Then these men assembled, and found Daniel praying and making supplication before H6925 his God.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 6:12 - Then they came near, and spake before H6925 the king concerning the king's decree; Hast thou not signed a decree, that every man that shall ask a petition of any God or man within thirty days, save of thee, O king, shall be cast into the den of lions? The king answered and said, The thing is true, according to the law of the Medes and Persians, which altereth not.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 6:13 - Then answered they and said before H6925 the king, That Daniel, which is of the children of the captivity of Judah, regardeth not thee, O king, nor the decree that thou hast signed, but maketh his petition three times a day.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 6:18 - Then the king went to his palace, and passed the night fasting: neither were instruments of musick brought before H6925 him: and his sleep went from him.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 6:22 - My God hath sent his angel, and hath shut the lions' mouths, that they have not hurt me: forasmuch as before H6925 him innocency was found in me; and also before H6925 thee, O king, have I done no hurt.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 6:26 - I H6925 make a decree, That in every dominion of my kingdom men tremble and fear before H6925 the God of Daniel: for he is the living God, and stedfast for ever, and his kingdom that which shall not be destroyed, and his dominion shall be even unto the end.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 7:7 - After this I saw in the night visions, and behold a fourth beast, dreadful and terrible, and strong exceedingly; and it had great iron teeth: it devoured and brake in pieces, and stamped the residue with the feet of it: and it was diverse from all the beasts that were before H6925 it; and it had ten horns.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 7:8 - I considered the horns, and, behold, there came up among them another little horn, before H6925 whom there were three of the first horns plucked up by the roots: and, behold, in this horn were eyes like the eyes of man, and a mouth speaking great things.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 7:10 - A fiery stream issued and came forth from before H6925 him: thousand thousands ministered unto him, and ten thousand times ten thousand stood before H6925 him: the judgment was set, and the books were opened.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 7:13 - I saw in the night visions, and, behold, one like the Son of man came with the clouds of heaven, and came to the Ancient of days, and they brought him near before H6925 him.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 7:20 - And of the ten horns that were in his head, and of the other which came up, and before H6925 whom three fell; even of that horn that had eyes, and a mouth that spake very great things, whose look was more stout than his fellows.
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