H136 אדני - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

An emphatic form of H113; the Lord (used as a proper name of God only)

KJV Usage: (my) Lord.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions



1. my lord, lord
a. of men
b. of God
2. Lord - title, spoken in place of Yahweh in Jewish display of reverence
Origin: am emphatic form of H113
TWOT: 27b
Parts of Speech: Noun Masculine

1) my lord, lord
1a) of men
1b) of God
2) Lord-title, spoken in place of Yahweh in Jewish display of reverence

View how H136 אדני is used in the Bible

First 30 of 434 occurrences of H136 אדני

Genesis 15:2 Sovereign
Genesis 15:8 Sovereign
Genesis 18:3 My Sovereign,
Genesis 18:27 to the Sovereign.
Genesis 18:30 let not the Sovereign
Genesis 18:31 to the Sovereign:
Genesis 18:32 O let not the Sovereign
Genesis 20:4 Sovereign,
Exodus 4:10 my Sovereign,
Exodus 4:13 my Sovereign,
Exodus 5:22 Sovereign,
Exodus 15:17 O Sovereign,
Exodus 34:9 O Sovereign,
Exodus 34:9 let my Sovereign,
Numbers 14:17 of my Sovereign
Deuteronomy 3:24 O Sovereign
Deuteronomy 9:26 O Sovereign
Joshua 7:7 Sovereign
Joshua 7:8 Sovereign,
Judges 6:15 my Sovereign,
Judges 6:22 O Sovereign
Judges 13:8 my Sovereign,
Judges 16:28 O Sovereign
2 Samuel 7:18 Who am I, O Sovereign
2 Samuel 7:19 O Sovereign
2 Samuel 7:19 O Sovereign
2 Samuel 7:20 to thee? for thou, Sovereign
2 Samuel 7:28 And now, O Sovereign
2 Samuel 7:29 thee: for thou, O Sovereign
1 Kings 2:26 of the Sovereign

Distinct usage

255 the Sovereign
15 O Sovereign,
15 of the Sovereign
12 O Sovereign
12 Sovereign
10 Sovereign,
8 the Sovereign,
6 My sovereign,
6 for the Sovereign
5 that I am the Sovereign
4 to the Sovereign
4 Therefore the Sovereign
4 Behold, the Sovereign
4 And the Sovereign
3 Thus hath the Sovereign
2 of the Sovereign,
2 the Sovereign:
2 For thus hath the Sovereign
2 And now, O Sovereign
1 for the Lord's
1 God
1 of my sovereign,
1 to the Sovereign.
1 let not the Sovereign
1 to the Sovereign:
1 O let not the Sovereign
1 let my Sovereign,
1 Thou art my Sovereign:
1 and my Sovereign.
1 me, O Sovereign
1 And now, Sovereign,
1 yet the Sovereign
1 thou, O Sovereign?
1 thee, O Sovereign,
1 Also to thee, O Sovereign,
1 be the Sovereign,
1 even the Sovereign,
1 to the Sovereign;
1 so, O Sovereign,
1 Will the Sovereign
1 Then the Sovereign
1 thee, O Sovereign.
1 to me, O Sovereign:
1 for to thee, O Sovereign,
1 For thou, Sovereign,
1 there is none like thee, O Sovereign;
1 thee, O Sovereign;
1 thee, O Sovereign
1 But thou, O Sovereign,
1 waiteth for the Sovereign
1 When the Sovereign
1 I, Sovereign,
1 shall the Sovereign
1 Now therefore, behold, the Sovereign
1 Therefore it shall come to pass, that when the Sovereign
1 that the Sovereign
1 And though the Sovereign
1 me, and my Sovereign
1 How hath the Sovereign
1 to the Sovereign,

Corresponding Greek Words

adonai G1203 despotes
adonai G2316 theos
adonai G2316 theos
adonai G2962 kurios
adonai yehovih G2962 kurios
adonim G2233 hegeomai *

Related words


H3069 יהוה ye hôvih
ye hôvih
A variation of H3068 (used after H136, and pronounced by Jews as H430, in order to prevent the repetition of the same sound, since they elsewhere pronounce H3068 as H136)

KJV Usage: God.

H113 אדן אדון 'âdôn 'âdôn

אדן אדון
'âdôn 'âdôn
aw-done', aw-done'
From an unused root (meaning to rule); sovereign, that is, controller (human or divine)

KJV Usage: lord, master, owner.

Compare also names beginning with “Adoni-” .

H114 אדּון 'addôn
Probably intensive for H113; powerful; Addon, apparently an Israelite

KJV Usage: Addon.

H134 אדן 'eden
From the same as H113 (in the sense of strength); a basis (of a building, a column, etc.)

KJV Usage: foundation, socket.

H137 אדני־בזק 'ădônı̂y - bezeq
'ădônı̂y - bezeq
From H113 and H966; lord of Bezek; Adoni-Bezek, a Canaanitish king

KJV Usage: Adoni-bezek.

H138 אדניּהוּ אדניּה 'ădônı̂yâh 'ădônı̂yâhû
אדניּהוּ אדניּה
'ădônı̂yâh 'ădônı̂yâhû
ad-o-nee-yaw', ad-o-nee-yaw'-hoo
From H113 and H3050; lord (that is, worshipper) of Jah; Adonijah, the name of three Israelites

KJV Usage: Adonijah.

H139 אדני־צדק 'ădônı̂y - tsedeq
'ădônı̂y - tsedeq
From H113 and H6664; lord of justice; Adoni-Tsedek, a Canaanitish king

KJV Usage: Adonizedec.

H140 אדניקם 'ădônı̂yqâm
From H113 and H6965; lord of rising (that is, high); Adonikam, the name of one or two Israelites

KJV Usage: Adonikam

H141 אדנירם 'ădônı̂yrâm
From H113 and H7311; lord of height; Adoniram, an Israelite

KJV Usage: Adoniram.

H1081 בּלאדן bal'ădân
From H1078 and H113 (contracted); Bel (is his) lord; Baladan, the name of a Babylonian prince

KJV Usage: Baladan.

H1777 דּוּן דּין dı̂yn dûn
דּוּן דּין
dı̂yn dûn
deen, doon
A primitive root (compare H113); to rule; by implication to judge (as umpire); also to strive (as at law)

KJV Usage: contend, execute (judgment), judge, minister judgment, plead (the cause), at strife, strive.