8486. teman
Lexical Summary
teman: south, south wind
Original Word: תֵּימָן
Transliteration: teman
Phonetic Spelling: (tay-mawn')
Part of Speech: Noun Feminine
Short Definition: south, south wind
Meaning: south, south wind
Strong's Concordance
south side,

Or teman {tay-mawn'}; denominative from yamiyn; the south (as being on the right hand of a person facing the east) -- south (side, -ward, wind).

see HEBREW yamiyn


H8486. teman

I. תֵּימָןnoun feminineIsaiah 43:6 south, south wind, chiefly poetic, P & Ezekiel (literally what is on the right (hand), i.e. as one faces east; see WetzstVerhandi. d. Berl. Anthrop. Ges. 1878, 390) — absolute ׳תZechariah 9:14 6t. (׳הַתּ‎ only 6:6); תֵּמָןJob 9:9; with ה‎ locative תֵּימָ֫נָהExodus 26:18 12t.; —

1. a. south, southern quarter of sky, לְתֵימָןJob 39:26 (of flight of bird); of constellations ת ׳חַדְרֵי9:9; ת ׳סַעֲרוֺתZechariah 9:14 whirlwinds of the south; of territory, the south Isaiah 43:6 (opposed to צָפוֺן‎), also הַתּ ׳אֶרֶץZechariah 6:6 (opposed to צָפוֺן אֶרֶץ‎); ת מִקְצֵה ׳נֶגְכָּהJoshua 15:1 southward at the end of the south, i.e. in the remotest south (of the land); — see also II. ׳ת‎.

b. with ה‎ locative toward the south, especially in topograph. description (often with other points of compass), תֵּימָ֫נָה נֶ֫גְבָּה מְּאַתExodus 26:18 (P), ׳פ ׳ת ׳נEzekiel 47:19, ׳פ ת ׳נֶגֶבExodus 27:9; 36:33; 38:9 (all P), Ezekiel 47:19; 48:28; + צלעside Exodus 26:35, ירךNumbers 3:29 (both P); also 2:10; 10:6 (P); וְת וְצָפֹ֫נָה ׳יָ֫מָּה וּמִזְרָחָהDeuteronomy 3:27; ה‎ locative in redundant in תֵּימָ֫נָה דֶּרֶךְEzekiel 21:2 turn they face southward ("" דָּרוֺם‎ and נֶגֶב‎).

2 south wind Psalm 78:26 (קָדִים‎ in "" clause), Song of Solomon 4:16 (צָפוֺן‎ in "" clause)


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