Strong's Concordance, Hebrew Dictionary

Country, earth, ground, land, soil (from its general redness)

Hebrew: אֲדָמָה, ʾădāmâ (H127)

208 King James Bible Verses


Here are country, earth, ground, husband, land and related words in the Bible. What does the source Hebrew word אֲדָמָה mean and how is it used in the Bible? Below are the English definition details. Also below are examples within Bible verses highlighted in yellow (follow this link to go there). Tap or hover on blue, underlined words to see more original scripture and meanings. Information sourced from Strong's Concordance[1].

Definition Details

Strong's Number: H127

Hebrew Base Word: אֲדָמָה

Part of speech: Noun Feminine

Usage: Country, earth, ground, husband(-man, -ry), land

Definition: Soil (from its general redness).

Detailed definition:

  1. Ground, land.
    1. Ground (as general, tilled, yielding sustenance).
    2. Piece of ground, a specific plot of land.
    3. Earth substance (for building or constructing).
    4. Ground as earth's visible surface.
    5. Land, territory, country.
    6. Whole inhabited earth.
    7. City in Naphtali.

Derived terms: From H119.


  1. Biblical International Phonetic Alphabet: ʔə̆.d̪ɔːˈmɔː
  2. Modern International Phonetic Alphabet: ʔə̆.dɑːˈmɑː
  3. Transliteration: ʾădāmâ
  4. Biblical Pronunciation: uh-daw-MAW
  5. Modern Pronunciation: uh-da-MA

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