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King James Bible Dictionary

 

Hebrew - English Dictionary

H520 - Cubit

Strong's No.:H520

Hebrew:אַמָּה

Transliteration:ʼammâh

Phonetic:am-maw'

Word Origin:Prolonged from H517

Bible Usage:{cubit} + hundred [by exchange for {H3967]} {measure} post.

Part of Speech:Noun Feminine

Strongs
Definition:

properly a mother (that {is} unit) of {measure} or the forearm (below the {elbow}) that {is} a cubit; also a door base (as a bond of the entrance)


Brown Driver
Biggs Definition:

1. cubit - a measure of distance (the forearm), roughly 18 in (.

a.

2.

3. plus others. See a Bible Dictionary for a complete treatment.


Bible References:
Cubit

Translation
Occurrences:
cubit ( 42 )
cubits ( 200 )
measure ( 1 )
posts ( 1 )

 

Definitions are taken from Strong's Exhaustive Concordance
by James Strong (S.T.D.) (LL.D.) 1890.