Word Summary
bad: separation, a part
Original Word: בּד
Transliteration: bad
Phonetic Spelling: (bad)
Part of Speech: Noun Masculine
Short Definition: separation, a part
Meaning: separation, a part of the body, branch of a, tree, bar for, carrying, chief of
Strong's Concordance
alone, apart, bar, besides, branch, by self, of each alike, except,

From badad; properly, separation; by implication, a part of the body, branch of a tree, bar for carrying; figuratively, chief of a city; especially (with prepositional prefix) as an adverb, apart, only, besides -- alone, apart, bar, besides, branch, by self, of each alike, except, only, part, staff, strength.

see HEBREW badad


H905. bad

II, III. בַּד‎ see below I, II. בדד‎.

II. בָּ֑ד בַּד,noun masculine separation, concrete part (, portion) — suffix (always with לְ‎) לְבַדּוֺ לְבַדִּי,‎ etc., 3 feminine plural Genesis 21:28 לְבַדְּהֶן‎, 21:29 לְבַדָּ֫נָה‎; —

1 with לְ‎, only in singular, לְבַד‎ properly in a state of (see below לְ‎) separation, alone, by itself (French à part).

a. Exodus 26:9 (= 36:16) five curtains לְבַדby themselves, and six curtains לְבַדby themselves, Judges 7:5 him shalt thou set לבדapart, Zechariah 12:12-14.

b. with suffix (89 t.) to express the idea of by oneself, alone (properly in his, thy, my separation), Genesis 2:18 it is not good for man to be לְבַדּוֺalone, 21:28 and A. set the seven lambs לְבַדְּהֶןby themselves (literally in their separation), 32:17; 43:32; 2 Samuel 10:8; Isaiah 5:8; Genesis 42:38 לְבַדּוֺ הוּא‎ he alone, Exodus 18:14 לְבַדְּךָ אַתָּה‎ thou alone, Numbers 11:14 לְבַדִּי אָנֹכִי‎ I alone, 1 Kings 19:10, 14; Deuteronomy 8:3 not upon bread alone, 29:13; 2 Samuel 13:32; 18:24; Isaiah 44:24; 49:21; 63:3 +; after an oblique case, as a dative Exodus 22:19; Judges 3:20; Psalm 51:6 לְבַדְּךָ לְךָ‎ against thee alone have I sinned; a Genitive 71:16 I will make mention of לְבֶַדּךָ׃ צִדְקָֽתְךָ‎ the righteousness of thee alone.

c. as adverb of limitation, Isaiah 26:13 only through thee do we celebrate thy name, Ecclesiastes 7:29.

d. followed by מִן‎ it becomes a preposition, apart from, besides, Exodus 12:37; Numbers 29:39; Deuteronomy 3:5; 18:8 (read מִמְּכָרָיו‎ with ᵑ7 ᵑ6 ᵐ5‎ Aq Ew Di) Judges 8:26; 20:15 and elsewhere (15 t.); once, Ezra 1:6, with עַל‎ instead of מִן‎.

e. מִלְּבַד33 (probably inverted for מִן לְבַדbesides) (chiefly P and late): Genesis 26:1; 46:26; Leviticus 9:17; 23:38 (4 t.) Numbers 5:8; 6:21; Numbers 17:14 12t. 28-29; Deuteronomy 28:69; Joshua 22:29; 1 Kings 10:13; 1 Chronicles 3:9; 2 Chronicles 9:12; 17:19; 31:16; Ezra 2:65 = Nehemiah 7:67; Daniel 11:4. With suffix Deuteronomy 4:35 מִלְּבַדּוֺ עוֺד אֵין‎ there is none else besides him (compare מִבַּלְעָדַיIsaiah 45:21).

2 concrete part Exodus 30:34 (P) יִהְיֶה בְּבַד בַּדpart for (i.e. like; compare בְּ

III. 3. end) part shall it be.

3 בַּדִּיםparts, specifically extended from something, i.e. (a) of a body, members, limbs Job 18:13 (of man), 41:4 (of crocodile); (b) of a vine, rods or shoots Ezekiel 17:6; 19:14; (c) of poles or staves used for carrying the ark Exodus 25:13-14, 15; 35:12; 37:4-5, 39:35; 40:20; Numbers 4:6; 1 Kings 8:7-8, (twice in verse) (= 2 Chronicles 5:8-9, (twice in verse)), or table of shewbread Exodus 25:27-28, 35:13; 37:14-15, Numbers 4:8, or altar of B. O. Exodus 27:6 (twice in verse); 27:7 (twice in verse); 35:16; 38:5-6, 7; 39:39; Numbers 4:14, or altar of incense Exodus 30:4-5, 35:15; 37:27-28, Numbers 4:11; (d) more Generally bars (of fortress) Hosea 11:6, (of a gate) Job 17:16 figurative שְׁאֹל בַּדֵּי‎ (see Isaiah 38:10). **Job 17:16 read הַעִמָּדִי‎ (for בַּדֵּי‎) ᵐ5‎ Du Dr, with נֵחָ֑ת‎ in vb (for נָחַ֑ת‎).