H1826 דּמם - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

A primitive root (compare H1724, H1820); to be dumb; by implication to be astonished, to stop; also to perish

KJV Usage: cease, be cut down (off), forbear, hold peace, quiet self, rest, be silent, keep (put to) silence, be (stand), still, tarry, wait.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions



1. to be silent, be still, wait, be dumb, grow dumb
a. (Qal)
1. to be silent
2. to be still, die
3. to be struck dumb
b. (Niphal) to be silenced, be made silent, destroyed
c. (Poal) to make quiet
d. (Hiphil) to make silent (cause to die)
Origin: a prim root [compare H1724, H1820]
TWOT: 439
Parts of Speech: Verb

View how H1826 דּמם is used in the Bible

29 occurrences of H1826 דּמם

Exodus 15:16 they shall be as still
Leviticus 10:3 held his peace.
Joshua 10:12 stand thou still
Joshua 10:13 stood still,
1 Samuel 2:9 shall be silent
1 Samuel 14:9 thus to us, Tarry
Job 29:21 and kept silence
Job 30:27 and rested
Job 31:34 me, that I kept silence,
Psalms 4:4 and be still.
Psalms 31:17 and let them be silent
Psalms 35:15 me, and ceased
Psalms 37:7 Rest
Psalms 62:5 wait
Psalms 131:2 and quieted
Isaiah 23:2 Be still,
Jeremiah 8:14 and let us be silent
Jeremiah 8:14 hath put us to silence,
Jeremiah 25:37 are cut down
Jeremiah 47:6 and be still.
Jeremiah 48:2 Also thou shalt be cut down,
Jeremiah 49:26 shall be cut off
Jeremiah 50:30 shall be cut off
Jeremiah 51:6 be not cut off
Lamentations 2:10 and keep silence:
Lamentations 2:18 cease.
Lamentations 3:28 and keepeth silence,
Ezekiel 24:17 Forbear
Amos 5:13 shall keep silence

Distinct usage

2 and be still.
2 shall be cut off
1 they shall be as still
1 shall be silent
1 thus to us, Tarry
1 and kept silence
1 and rested
1 me, that I kept silence,
1 me, and ceased
1 Rest
1 Be still,
1 and let us be silent
1 hath put us to silence,
1 Also thou shalt be cut down,
1 and keepeth silence,
1 shall keep silence
1 wait
1 and quieted
1 Forbear
1 stood still,
1 and keep silence:
1 be not cut off
1 held his peace.
1 are cut down
1 and let them be silent
1 cease.
1 stand thou still

Corresponding Greek Words

damam G868 aph istemi
damam G1439 eao
damam G1869 ep airo
damam G2476 histemi
damam G2609 kat ago
damam G2660 kata nusso
damam G4623 siopao
damam G5293 hupo tasso
damam ni. G3973 pauo
damam qal,ni,hi G641 apo ripto

Related words


H1748 דּוּמם dûmâm
From H1826; still; adverbially silently

KJV Usage: dumb, silent, quietly wait.

H1818 דּם dâm
From H1826 (compare H119); blood (as that which when shed causes death) of man or an animal; by analogy the juice of the grape; figuratively (especially in the plural) bloodshed (that is, drops of blood)

KJV Usage: blood (-y, -guiltiness, [-thirsty]), + innocent.

H1827 דּממה de mâmâh
de mâmâh
Feminine from H1826; quiet

KJV Usage: calm, silence, still.

H1724 דּהם dâham

A primitive root (compare H1740); to be dumb, that is, (figuratively) dumbfounded

KJV Usage: be astonished.

H1820 דּמה dâmâh

A primitive root; to be dumb or silent; hence to fail or perish; transitively to destroy

KJV Usage: cease, be cut down (off), destroy, be brought to silence, be undone, X utterly.

H1745 דּוּמה dûmâh
From an unused root meaning to be dumb (compare H1820); silence; figuratively death

KJV Usage: silence.

H1747 דּוּמיּה dûmı̂yâh
From H1820; stillness; adverbially silently; abstractly quiet, trust

KJV Usage: silence, silent, waiteth.

H1822 דּמּה dûmmâh
From H1820; desolation; concretely desolate

KJV Usage: destroy.

H1824 דּמי דּמי de mı̂y dŏmı̂y
דּמי דּמי
de mı̂y dŏmı̂y
dem-ee', dom-ee'
From H1820; quiet

KJV Usage: cutting off, rest, silence.