Word Summary
peah: corner, side
Original Word: פֵאָה
Transliteration: peah
Phonetic Spelling: (pay-aw')
Part of Speech: Noun Feminine
Short Definition: corner, side
Meaning: mouth, direction, region, extremity
Strong's Concordance
corner, end, quarter, side

Feminine of poh; properly, mouth in a figurative sense, i.e. Direction, region, extremity -- corner, end, quarter, side.

see HEBREW poh


H6285. peah

מֵּאָה86 noun feminine corner, side (part cut off, 'Abschnitt,' according to Schröter in MeiArchiv. i. 461 BaZMG xii (1887), 615 BuhlLex, but perhaps biliteral, NöM. 485 Sta§ 185, and not from √ פאה‎; compare Arabic company, etc. (Nöl. e.); Assyrian pâtu, side, edge, border, see especially MeissnSuppl. 74; Late Hebrew = Biblical Hebrew, Aramaic מָּאתָא‎, ); — absolute ׳פJeremiah 9:25 4t.; construct מְּאַתAmos 3:12 77t.; plural absolute מֵּאֹתExodus 25:26; 37:23; dual construct מַּאֲַתֵיNumbers 24:17 (but read probably מְּאַת‎ as "" Jeremiah 48:45); —

1 corner of divan Amos 3:12; table Exodus 25:26; 37:23; field Leviticus 19:9; 23:22 (H); land (probably) לְפֵאָה וַתַּחְלְקֵםNehemiah 9:22, i.e. into every corner; ׳פ ראֹשְׁכֶםLeviticus 19:27 (i.e. your temples), ׳פ זְקָנֶ֑ךָ19:27; compare 21:5 (all H); קְצוּצֵי פֵאָהthose clipped on the temples Jeremiah 9:25; 25:23; 49:32 (epithet of Arabian tribes, Herod.iii, 8 WMMAs.u.Eur.140 f. WeSkizzen iii. 119; Heid. 2, 198); temples of Moab (under figure of man) Numbers 24:17 (JE) Jeremiah 48:45.

2 side:

a. usually of Ezekiel's temple, the tabernacle, the holy city and the land, or its subdivisions (only Ezekiel 41-48 [47 t.] and P [26 t.]): in plur. קָדִ֫ימ(הׅ מְּאַתEast side Ezekiel 47:18 17t. Ezekiel, = פ ׳קֵדְמָהExodus 27:13 3t. P and Ezekiel 45:7 (see Co Toy); פ ׳צָפ֫וֺנ(ה)North side 47:15; Exodus 26:20 9t.; פ נ֫גְבָּה) ׳ֶ נֶגֶבSouth side Ezekiel 47:19 (twice in verse); Exodus 27:9 8t.; פ ׳(יָ֫מָּה) יָםWest side Ezekiel 45:7; Exodus 27:12 21t. + פ ׳הַיָּם דֶּרֶךְֿEzekiel 41:12 (also ׳פ הַיָּם קָדִים48:1); absolute only הָאֶחָת לַמֵּאָהExodus 27:9.

b. מָּנָיו מְּאַתLeviticus 13:41 side (border) of his face (forehead and temples; P).

פאם‎ see פימה