Properly the same as H5920
used as a preposition (in the singular or plural, often with prefix, or as conjugation with a particle following); above
, or against
(yet always in this last relation with a downward aspect) in a great variety of applications.
A primitive particle; properly interrogitive what?
); but also exclamations like what!
), or indefinitely what
, and even relatively that which
); often used with prefixes in various adverbial or conjugational senses.
are the foundations
From the same as H0113
(in the sense of strength
); a basis
(of a building, a column, etc.).
A primitive root; to sink
Stem - Hophal (See H8825
Mood - Perfect (See H8816
Count - 123
The first form is presumed to be the 'constructive' or genitival form of the second form which is short for H0185
(and so probably in Proverbs 31:4); hence (by way of alternative) or
, also if
An interrogitive pronoun of persons, as H4100
is of things, who?
(occasionally, by a peculiar idiom, of things); also (indefinitely) whoever
; often used in oblique construction with prefix or suffix.
A primitive root; properly to flow
as water (that is, to rain
); transitively to lay
(especially an arrow, that is, to shoot
); figuratively to point
out (as if by aiming
the finger), to teach
Stem - Qal (See H8851
Mood - Perfect (See H8816
Count - 12562
Feminine of H6434
; an angle
; by implication a pinnacle
; figuratively a chieftain
From the root of H1129
through the meaning, to build
; a stone
_ _ foundations not “sockets,” as Margin.
_ _ fastened literally, “made to sink,” as a foundation-stone let down till it settles firmly in the clay (Job 26:7). Gravitation makes and keeps the earth a sphere.
Foundations This strong and durable building hath no foundations but God's power, which hath marvelously established it upon itself. Cornerstone By which the several walls are joined and fastened together, and in which, next to the foundations, the stability of a building consists. The sense is, who was it that built this goodly fabrick, and established it so firmly that it cannot be moved.
Job 26:7 He stretcheth out the north over the empty place, [and] hangeth the earth upon nothing.
1 Samuel 2:8 He raiseth up the poor out of the dust, [and] lifteth up the beggar from the dunghill, to set [them] among princes, and to make them inherit the throne of glory: for the pillars of the earth [are] the LORD'S, and he hath set the world upon them.
Psalms 24:2 For he hath founded it upon the seas, and established it upon the floods.
Psalms 93:1 The LORD reigneth, he is clothed with majesty; the LORD is clothed with strength, [wherewith] he hath girded himself: the world also is stablished, that it cannot be moved.
Psalms 104:5 [Who] laid the foundations of the earth, [that] it should not be removed for ever.
Zechariah 12:1 The burden of the word of the LORD for Israel, saith the LORD, which stretcheth forth the heavens, and layeth the foundation of the earth, and formeth the spirit of man within him.
2 Peter 3:5 For this they willingly are ignorant of, that by the word of God the heavens were of old, and the earth standing out of the water and in the water:
- Heb. sockets,
Exodus 26:18-25 And thou shalt make the boards for the tabernacle, twenty boards on the south side southward. ... And they shall be eight boards, and their sockets [of] silver, sixteen sockets; two sockets under one board, and two sockets under another board.
- Heb. made to sink, or,
Psalms 118:22 The stone [which] the builders refused is become the head [stone] of the corner.
Psalms 144:12 That our sons [may be] as plants grown up in their youth; [that] our daughters [may be] as corner stones, polished [after] the similitude of a palace:
Isaiah 28:16 Therefore thus saith the Lord GOD, Behold, I lay in Zion for a foundation a stone, a tried stone, a precious corner [stone], a sure foundation: he that believeth shall not make haste.
Ephesians 2:20-21 And are built upon the foundation of the apostles and prophets, Jesus Christ himself being the chief corner [stone]; ... In whom all the building fitly framed together groweth unto an holy temple in the Lord:
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