Strong's Concordance, Hebrew Dictionary

Become dim, hide, to associate, Hebrew: עָמַם, ʿāmam (H6004)

3 King James Bible Verses

Here are become dim, hide and related words in the Bible. What does the source Hebrew word עָמַם 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: H6004

Hebrew Base Word: עָמַם

Part of speech: Verb

Usage: Become dim, hide

Definition: To associate; by implication, to overshadow (by huddling together).

Detailed definition:

  1. To dim, darken, grow dark.
    1. (Qal) to dim, eclipse, be held dark.
    2. (Hophal) to be dimmed, grow dark.

Derived terms: A primitive root.


  1. Biblical International Phonetic Alphabet: ʕɔːˈmɑm
  2. Modern International Phonetic Alphabet: ʕɑːˈmɑm
  3. Transliteration: ʿāmam
  4. Biblical Pronunciation: aw-MAHM
  5. Modern Pronunciation: ah-MAHM

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