קם

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Hebrew[edit]

Verb[edit]

קָם (kam) (pa'ál construction)

  1. (he/it) rose, stood up
    • Genesis 13:17, with translation of the King James Version:
      קוּם הִתְהַלֵּךְ בָּאָרֶץ לְאָרְכָּהּ וּלְרָחְבָּהּ
      kum hithaléch baárets l'orkáh ulrochbáh
      Arise, walk through the land in the length of it and in the breadth of it
    • Genesis 37:7, with translation of the King James Version:
      וְהִנֵּה קָמָה אֲלֻמָּתִי וְגַם נִצָּבָה
      v'hiné káma alumatí v'gam nitsáva
      and, lo, my sheaf arose, and also stood upright
  2. (with עַל) (he/it) became in charge
    • Exodus 1:8, with translation of the King James Version:
      וַיָּקָם מֶלֶךְ חָדָשׁ עַל מִצְרָיִם
      vayákom mélech chadásh al mitsráyim
      Now there arose up a new king over Egypt
  3. (he/it) remained valid
    • Numbers 30:5, with translation of the King James Version:
      וְשָׁמַע אָבִיהָ אֶת נִדְרָהּ וֶאֱסָרָהּ אֲשֶׁר אָסְרָה עַל נַפְשָׁהּ וְהֶחֱרִישׁ לָהּ אָבִיהָ וְקָמוּ כָּל נְדָרֶיהָ וְכָל אִסָּר אֲשֶׁר אָסְרָה עַל נַפְשָׁהּ יָקוּם
      v'shamá avíha et nidráh veesaráh ashér as'rá al nafsháh v'hecherísh lah avíha v'kámu kol n'daréha v'chol isár ashér as'rá al nafsháh yakúm
      And her father hear her vow, and her bond wherewith she hath bound her soul, and her father shall hold his peace at her; then all her vows shall stand, and every bond wherewith she hath bound her soul shall stand
  4. (with עַל) (he/it) attacked, initiated an attack
    • Deuteronomy 22:26, with translation of the King James Version:
      יָקוּם אִישׁ עַל רֵעֵהוּ וּרְצָחוֹ נֶפֶשׁ
      yakúm ish al reéhu urtsachó néfesh
      a man riseth against his neighbour, and slayeth him
  5. (with ב־) This term needs a translation to English. Please help out and add a translation, then remove the text {{rfdef}}.
    • Deuteronomy 19:15, with translation of the King James Version:
      לֹא יָקוּם עֵד אֶחָד בְּאִישׁ לְכָל עָו‍ֹן
      lo yakúm ed echád b'ish l'chol avón
      One witness shall not rise up against a man for any iniquity
  6. This term needs a translation to English. Please help out and add a translation, then remove the text {{rfdef}}.
    • Deuteronomy 25:6, with translation of the King James Version:
      וְהָיָה הַבְּכוֹר אֲשֶׁר תֵּלֵד יָקוּם עַל שֵׁם אָחִיו הַמֵּת
      v'hayá hab'chór ashér teléd yakúm al shem achív hamét
      And it shall be, that the firstborn which she beareth shall succeed in the name of his brother which is dead
  7. (The addition of quotations indicative of this usage is being sought): (of a prediction) (it) was valid, fulfilled
  8. (The addition of quotations indicative of this usage is being sought): to be set, be fixed

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