[קָדַם] verb Pi`el denominative (Gerber130) come or be in front, meet; — קִדַּמְתִּי
[Jonah 4:2]; [Ps 119:147] 3 plural קִדְּמוּ [Deut 23:5] +, etc.; Imperfect 3 masculine singular suffix יְקַדְּמֵנִי [Ps 59:11] 3 feminine singular suffix תְּקַדְּמֶךָּ [Ps 88:14] 1 singular אֲקַדֵּם [Mic 6:6] Imperative masculine singular קַדְּמָה [Mic 17:3] —
1. a. meet, confront (with hostility) with accusative of person
[2Sam 22:6] (twice in verse).= [Ps 18:6]; [Ps 18:9]; [Job 30:27], with accusative פָּנָיו [Ps 17:13] of hostile approach to city (active) [2Kgs 19:32] = [Isa 37:33] (+ adverb accusative).
\ \ b. come to meet one (accusative) as friend, with (ב) something
[Isa 21:14]; [Deut 23:5]; [Neh 13:2], so, as worshippers (accusative of ׳י), [Mic 6:6] (twice in verse); with accusative of person + of thing [Ps 21:4], so [Ps 59:11] Kt ᵐ5 ᵑ9 (accusative of person alone Qr), accusative of person alone [Ps 79:8] accusative ׳י [Ps 88:14], accusative פָּנָיו (of ׳י) [Ps 95:2], compare חֶסֶד וֶאֱמֶת יְקַדְּמוּ פָנֶיךָ [Ps 89:15] (namely, to join themselves to thee).
\ \ c. meet, receive, accusative of person,
2. a. go before, in front
\ \ b. be in front,
[1Sam 20:25] (read וַיְקַדֵּם for וַיָּקָם) ᵐ5 Ew Th We Dr and others
3. be beforehand, with ב temporal
[Ps 119:147] + infinitive construct [Jonah 4:2] anticipate, forestall, with accusative of thing [Ps 119:148].
Hiph`il 1. Imperfect 3 feminine singular תַּקְדִּים (We Now GASm תְּקַדֵּם)
[Amos 9:10] calamity . . . shall not come in front about us (בַּעֲדֵינוּ).
2. Perfect 3 masculine singular suffix הִקְדִּימַנִי
[Job 41:3] who has anticipated me [God]? ᵐ5 Me Bi Bu confronted me (reading וַיִּשְׁלָ֑ם for following וַאֲשַׁלֵּם); Du יְקַדְּמֶנּוּ confronted him (the crocodile).
The Brown-Driver-Briggs Hebrew and English Lexicon
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