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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 document which you sent to us has been [fn]translated and read before H6925 me.
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 4:23 - Then as soon as the copy of King Artaxerxes’ document was read before H6925 Rehum and Shimshai the scribe and their colleagues, they went in haste to Jerusalem to the Jews and stopped them by force of arms.
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 7:14 - “Forasmuch as you are sent [fn]by the king and his seven counselors to inquire concerning Judah and Jerusalem according to the law of your God which is in your hand,
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 7:19 - “Also the utensils which are given to you for the service of the house of your God, deliver in full before H6925 the God of Jerusalem.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 2:6 - “But if you declare the dream and its interpretation, you will receive from me gifts and a reward and great honor; therefore declare to me the dream and its interpretation.”
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 2:9 - that if you do not make the dream known to me, there is only one [fn]decree for you. For you have agreed together to speak lying and corrupt [fn]words before H6925 me until the [fn]situation is changed; therefore tell me the dream, that I may know that you can declare to me its interpretation.”
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 2:10 - The Chaldeans answered [fn]the king and said, “There is not a man on earth who could declare the matter [fn]for the king, inasmuch as no great king or ruler has ever asked anything like this of any [fn]magician, conjurer or Chaldean.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 2:11 - “Moreover, the thing which the king demands is [fn]difficult, and there is no one else who could declare it [fn]to the king except gods, whose dwelling place is not with mortal flesh.”
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 2:15 - he said to Arioch, the king’s commander, “For what reason is the [fn]decree from the king so [fn]urgent?” Then Arioch informed Daniel about the matter.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 2:18 - so that they might request compassion from the God of heaven concerning this mystery, so that Daniel and his friends would not be destroyed with the rest of the wise men of Babylon.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 2:24 - Therefore, Daniel went in to Arioch, whom the king had appointed to destroy the wise men of Babylon; he went and spoke to him as follows: “Do not destroy the wise men of Babylon! Take me [fn]into the king’s presence, H6925 and I will declare the interpretation to the king.”
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 2:25 - Then Arioch hurriedly brought Daniel [fn]into the king’s presence H6925 and spoke to him as follows: “I have found a man among the [fn]exiles from Judah who can make the interpretation known to the king!”
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 2:27 - Daniel answered before H6925 the king and said, “As for the mystery about which the king has inquired, neither wise men, conjurers, [fn]magicians nor diviners are able to declare it to the king.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 2:36 - “This was the dream; now we will tell its interpretation before H6925 the king.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 3:13 - Then Nebuchadnezzar in rage and anger gave orders to bring Shadrach, Meshach and Abed-nego; then these men were brought before H6925 the king.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 4:2 - “It has seemed good to me to declare the signs and wonders which the Most High God has done for me.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 4:6 - “So I gave orders to bring into my presence H6925 all the wise men of Babylon, that they might make known to me the interpretation of the dream.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 4:7 - “Then the [fn]magicians, the conjurers, the [fn]Chaldeans and the diviners came in and I related the dream [fn]to them, but they could not make its interpretation known to me.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 4:8 - “But finally Daniel came in before H6925 me, whose name is Belteshazzar according to the name of my god, and in whom is [fn]a spirit of the holy gods; and I related the dream [fn]to him, saying,
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 5:13 - Then Daniel was brought in before H6925 the king. The king spoke and said to Daniel, “Are you that Daniel who is one of the [fn]exiles from Judah, whom my father the king brought from Judah?
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 5:15 - “Just now the wise men and the conjurers were brought in before H6925 me that they might read this inscription and make its interpretation known to me, but they could not declare the interpretation of the [fn]message.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 5:17 - Then Daniel answered and said before H6925 the king,[fn]Keep your gifts for yourself or give your rewards to someone else; however, I will read the inscription to the king and make the interpretation known to him.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 5:19 - “Because of the grandeur which He bestowed on him, all the peoples, nations and men of every [fn]language feared and trembled before H6925 him; whomever he wished he killed and whomever he wished he spared alive; and whomever he wished he elevated and whomever he wished he humbled.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 5:23 - but you have exalted yourself against the Lord of heaven; and they have brought the vessels of His house before H6925 you, and you and your nobles, your wives and your concubines have been drinking wine from them; and you have praised the gods of silver and gold, of bronze, iron, wood and stone, which do not see, hear or understand. But the God in whose hand are your life-breath and all your ways, you have not glorified.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 5:24 - “Then the [fn]hand was sent from Him and this inscription was written out.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 6:1 - [fn]It seemed good to Darius to appoint 120 satraps over the kingdom, that they would be in charge of the whole kingdom,
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 6:10 - Now when Daniel knew that the document was signed, he entered his house (now in his roof chamber he had windows open toward Jerusalem); and he continued kneeling on his knees three times a day, praying and giving thanks before H6925 his God, [fn]as he had been doing previously.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 6:11 - Then these men came [fn]by agreement and found Daniel making petition and supplication before H6925 his God.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 6:12 - Then they approached and spoke before H6925 the king about the king’s injunction, “Did you not sign an injunction that any man who makes a petition to any god or man besides you, O king, for thirty days, is to be cast into the lions’ den?” The king replied, “The statement is true, according to the law of the Medes and Persians, which [fn]may not be revoked.”
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 6:13 - Then they answered and spoke before H6925 the king, “Daniel, who is one of the [fn]exiles from Judah, pays no attention to you, O king, or to the injunction which you signed, but keeps making his petition three times a day.”
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 6:18 - Then the king went off to his palace and spent the night fasting, and no entertainment was brought before H6925 him; and his sleep fled from him.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 6:22 - “My God sent His angel and shut the lions’ mouths and they have not harmed me, inasmuch as [fn]I was found innocent before H6925 Him; and also [fn]toward H6925 you, O king, I have committed no crime.”
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 6:26 - [fn]I make a decree that in all the dominion of my kingdom men are to fear and tremble before H6925 the God of Daniel;
For He is the living God and enduring forever,
And His kingdom is one which will not be destroyed,
And His dominion will be [fn]forever.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 7:7 - “After this I kept looking in the night visions, and behold, a fourth beast, dreadful and terrifying and extremely strong; and it had large iron teeth. It devoured and crushed and trampled down the remainder with its feet; and it was different from all the beasts that were before H6925 it, and it had ten horns.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 7:8 - “While I was contemplating the horns, behold, another horn, a little one, came up among them, and three of the first horns were pulled out by the roots before H6925 it; and behold, [fn]this horn possessed eyes like the eyes of a man and a mouth uttering great boasts.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 7:10 - “A river of fire was flowing
And coming out from before H6925 Him;
Thousands upon thousands were attending Him,
And myriads upon myriads were standing before H6925 Him;
The court sat,
And the books were opened.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 7:13 - “I kept looking in the night visions,
And behold, with the clouds of heaven
One like a Son of Man was coming,
And He came up to the Ancient of Days
And was presented before H6925 Him.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 7:20 - and the meaning of the ten horns that were on its head and the other horn which came up, and before H6925 which three of them fell, namely, that horn which had eyes and a mouth uttering great boasts and [fn]which was larger in appearance than its associates.
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