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Daysman

The Bible

Bible Usage:

Dictionaries:

  • Included in Eastons: Yes
  • Included in Hitchcocks: No
  • Included in Naves: Yes
  • Included in Smiths: Yes
  • Included in Websters: Yes
  • Included in Strongs: Yes
  • Included in Thayers: No
  • Included in BDB: Yes

Strongs Concordance:

 

Easton's Bible Dictionary
Daysman

An umpire or arbiter or judge (Job 9:33). This word is formed from the Latin diem dicere, i.e., to fix a day for hearing a cause. Such an one is empowered by mutual consent to decide the cause, and to "lay his hand", i.e., to impose his authority, on both, and enforce his sentence.


Naves Topical Index
Daysman

A mediator.
Job 9:33


Smith's Bible Dictionary
Daysman

an old English term meaning umpire or arbitrator . (Job 9:33)


Webster's 1828 Dictionary
Daysman

DA'YSMAN, noun An umpire or arbiter; a mediator.

Neither is there any daysman betwixt us. Job 9:33.