H7549 - Strong's Master Concordance
Strong's Exhaustive Concordance [Enhanced]
Strong's: properly, an expanse, i.e. the firmament or (apparently) visible arch of the sky
Lexicon of Extended Strongs for Greek and Hebrew
1) extended surface (solid), expanse, firmament
1a) expanse (flat as base, support)
1b) firmament (of vault of heaven supporting waters above)
1b1) considered by Hebrews as solid and supporting 'waters' above
Gesenius' Hebrew and Chaldee Lexicon to the Old Testament ScripturesGesenius: רָקִיעַ (H7549 in 5 WLC links below)
m. Gen 1:6, , Psa 19:2 fully רְקִיעַ הַשָּׁמַיִם Gen 1:14, 15 , 17 , 20 , etc. the firmament of heaven, spread out like a hemisphere above the earth (from the root רָקַע), like a splendid and pellucid sapphire ( Exo 24:10, compare Dan 12:3), to which the stars were supposed to be fixed, and over which the Hebrews believed there was a heavenly ocean ( Gen 1:7 Gen 7:11 Psa 104:3 Psa 148:4 compare, however, Gen 2:6). LXX. στερέωμα. Vulg. firmamentum. Luth. Befte.
Strong's Hebrew and Greek Dictionariesרקיע
From H7554; properly an expanse, that is, the firmament or (apparently) visible arch of the sky: - firmament.
LXX related word(s)
[H3467, H3468, H4557, H4558, H5394, H5906, H6205, H6208, H6558, H6561, H6562, H6563, H6564, H6580, H6841, H6842, H6885, H7514, H8014, H8015, H8016, H8073]
Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions, Thayer's Greek Definitions and Strong's Hebrew and Greek Dictionaries Combined
- extended surface (solid), expanse, firmament
- expanse (flat as base, support)
- firmament (of vault of heaven supporting waters above)
- considered by Hebrews as solid and supporting 'waters' above
Origin: from H7554
TWOT entry: 2217a
Part(s) of speech: Noun Masculine
Strong's Definition: From H7554; properly an expanse, that is, the firmament or (apparently) visible arch of the sky: - firmament.
Total KJV Occurrences: 17let there be a firmament (1)
the firmament (5)
Gen 1:7; Gen 1:7; Gen 1:7; Gen 1:8; Eze 1:26
in the firmament (2)
Gen 1:14; Gen 1:15
them in the firmament (1)
and the firmament (1)
him in the firmament (1)
of the firmament (2)
Eze 1:22; Dan 12:3
and under the firmament (1)
from the firmament (1)
and behold in the firmament (1)
Strong's Master Concordance
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A Greek–English Lexicon, often referred to as Liddell & Scott or Liddell–Scott–Jones (LSJ), is a standard lexicographical work of the Ancient Greek language originally edited by Henry George Liddell, Robert Scott, Henry Stuart Jones, and Roderick McKenzie and published in 1843 by the Oxford University Press.
R. C. Trench’s Synonyms of the New Testament is one of the earliest and most-quoted authorities on NT Greek word studies.
Richard Chenevix Trench (1807 - 1886) was an Anglican archbishop and poet.
The Gematria Dictionary enables one to view all the Strong Hebrew references that have the same numerical value as a given Strong Hebrew reference. Author: Carl Andrew Lema
Thayer's Greek–English Lexicon is a revised and translated edition of C.G. Wilke's Clavis Novi Testamenti. First published in 1841.