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King James Bible Dictionary

 

Hebrew - English Dictionary

H3220 - South

Strong's No.:H3220

Hebrew:יָם

Transliteration:yâm

Phonetic:yawm

Word Origin:From an unused root meaning to roar

Bible Usage:sea (X -faring {man} {[-shore]}) {south} west ({-ern} {side} -ward).

Part of Speech:Noun Masculine

Strongs
Definition:

a sea (as breaking in noisy surf) or large body of water; specifically (with the article) the Mediterranean; sometimes a large {river} or an artificial basin; {locally} the {west} or (rarely) the south


Brown Driver
Biggs Definition:

1. sea

a. Mediterranean Sea

b. Red Sea

c. Dead Sea

d. Sea of Galilee

e. sea (general)

f. mighty river (Nile)

g. the sea (the great basin in the temple court)

h. seaward, west, westward


Translation
Occurrences:
sea ( 285 )
seas ( 22 )
side ( 1 )
west ( 41 )
western ( 1 )
westward ( 21 )

 

Definitions are taken from Strong's Exhaustive Concordance
by James Strong (S.T.D.) (LL.D.) 1890.