1820. damah
Lexical Summary
damah: to cease, cause to cease, cut off, destroy
Original Word: דָּמָה
Transliteration: damah
Phonetic Spelling: (daw-mam')
Part of Speech: Verb
Short Definition: to cease, cause to cease, cut off, destroy
Meaning: to be dumb, silent, to fail, perish, trans, to destroy
Strong's Concordance
cease, be cut down off, destroy, be brought to silence, be undone, utterly

A primitive root; to be dumb or silent; hence, to fail or perish; trans. To destroy -- cease, be cut down (off), destroy, be brought to silence, be undone, X utterly.


H1820. damah

II. [דָּמָה‎] verb cease, cause to cease, cut off, destroy

Qal Perfect1singular דָּמִיתִיJeremiah 6:2, וְדָמִ֫יתִי‎ consecutive Hosea 4:5; Imperfect3feminine singular תִּדְמֶהLamentations 3:49; 3feminine plural jussive תִּדְמֶינָהJeremiah 14:17; —

1 intransitive cease Jeremiah 14:17 (eyes from weeping)Lamentations 3:49 (id.)

2 cause to cease, cut off, destroy, with accusative Israel (under figure of בתצֿיון‎) Jeremiah 6:2; (under figure of אִמֶּ֑ךָ‎) Hosea 4:5.

Niph`al Perfect נִדְמָהIsaiah 15:1 (twice in verse) +; 3feminine singular נִדְמְתָה‎ Jeremiah 47:15; 2masculine singular נִדְמֵיתָה‎ Obadiah 5, נִדְמֵיתָEzekiel 32:2; 1singular נִדְמֵיתִיIsaiah 6:5; 3plural נִדְמוּHosea 4:6 +; Infinitive absolute נִדְמֹה10:15; Participle נִדְמֶה10:7; be cut off, destroyed, ruined, of a city Isaiah 15:1 (twice in verse) ("" שֻׁדַּד‎) Jeremiah 47:5; of people Hosea 4:6; Zephaniah 1:11; Obadiah 5; of king Hosea 10:7, 15 (twice in verse) compare Ezekiel 32:2; of beasts Psalm 49:13; Psalm 49:21; be ruined, undone, prophet at sight of Yahweh Isaiah 6:5.


Top of Page
Top of Page