Midyan: a son of Abraham and Keturah, also his desc. and the region where they settled Original Word: מִדְיָן
Part of Speech: proper name, masculine
Phonetic Spelling: (mid-yawn')
Short Definition: Midian
from the same as madon
a son of Abraham and Keturah, also his desc. and the region where they settled
Midian (54), Midianites (5).
מִדְיָן proper name, masculine 1. son of Abraham and Keturah Genesis 25:2,4 (J) 1 Chronicles 1:32,33.
2 an Arabian tribe Genesis 36:35 (= 1 Chronicles 1:46) Numbers 31:3 (twice in verse); Numbers 31:7,8 (twice in verse); Numbers 31:9 (P) Judges 6-9 (31 t.); having a כֹּהֵן (as chieftain?) Exodus 2:16; Exodus 3:1; Exodus 18:1 (E); זקנים Numbers 22:4,7 (JE), נשׂיא(יםׅ Numbers 25:18 (P) Joshua 13:21 (P), שׂרים Judges 7:25; Judges 8:3, מלכים Numbers 31:8 (twice in verse); Judges 8:5,12,26; בִּכְרֵי מִדְיָן dromedaries of Midian Isaiah 60:6; יוֺם מִדְיָן day of Midian Isaiah 9:3 (the victory over Midian Judges 7-8) compare Judges 10:26; Psalm 83:10,
3 אֶרֶץ מִרְיָן the land of Midian Exodus 2:15 (E) Habakkuk 3:7; מִדְיָן Exodus 4:19 (J) Numbers 25:15 (P) 1 Kings 11:18; land on Aelanitic gulf (where Arabic geographers still place town ). compare on Midian, GlaserSkizze ii. 447 ff.; HomAufsätze i. (1892), 4f. Midian, Midianite
The same as midyan; Midjan, a son of Abraham; also his country and (collectively) his descendants -- Midian, Midianite.
see HEBREW midyan בְּמִדְיָ֑ן בְּמִדְיָ֔ן בְּמִדְיָ֖ן בְּמִדְיָֽן׃ במדין במדין׃ וּמִדְיָ֖ן וּמִדְיָ֨ן ומדין כְּמִדְיָ֑ן כמדין מִדְיָ֑ן מִדְיָ֔ן מִדְיָ֖ן מִדְיָ֗ן מִדְיָ֜ן מִדְיָ֧ן מִדְיָֽן׃ מִדְיָן֙ מִמִּדְיָ֔ן מדין מדין׃ ממדין bə·miḏ·yān bemidYan bəmiḏyān kə·miḏ·yān kemidYan kəmiḏyān miḏ·yān midYan miḏyān mim·miḏ·yān mimidYan mimmiḏyān ū·miḏ·yān umidYan ūmiḏyān
Strong's Hebrew 4080
bə·miḏ·yān — 4 Occ.
kə·miḏ·yān — 1 Occ.
miḏ·yān — 51 Occ.
mim·miḏ·yān — 1 Occ.
ū·miḏ·yān — 2 Occ.
BIB: מְדָ֖ן וְאֶת־ מִדְיָ֑ן וְאֶת־ יִשְׁבָּ֖ק
NAS: and Medan and Midian and Ishbak
KJV: and Medan, and Midian, and Ishbak,
INT: and Jokshan and Medan and Midian and Ishbak and Shuah
BIB: וּבְנֵ֣י מִדְיָ֗ן עֵיפָ֤ה וָעֵ֙פֶר֙
NAS: The sons of Midian [were] Ephah
KJV: And the sons of Midian; Ephah,
INT: the sons of Midian Ephah and Epher
BIB: הַמַּכֶּ֤ה אֶת־ מִדְיָן֙ בִּשְׂדֵ֣ה מוֹאָ֔ב
NAS: who defeated Midian in the field
KJV: who smote Midian in the field
INT: of Bedad defeated Midian the field of Moab
BIB: וַיֵּ֥שֶׁב בְּאֶֽרֶץ־ מִדְיָ֖ן וַיֵּ֥שֶׁב עַֽל־
NAS: in the land of Midian, and he sat down
KJV: in the land of Midian: and he sat down
INT: and settled the land of Midian sat by
BIB: וּלְכֹהֵ֥ן מִדְיָ֖ן שֶׁ֣בַע בָּנ֑וֹת
NAS: Now the priest of Midian had seven
KJV: Now the priest of Midian had seven
INT: now the priest of Midian had seven daughters
BIB: חֹתְנ֖וֹ כֹּהֵ֣ן מִדְיָ֑ן וַיִּנְהַ֤ג אֶת־
NAS: the priest of Midian; and he led
KJV: the priest of Midian: and he led
INT: law the priest of Midian led the flock
BIB: אֶל־ מֹשֶׁה֙ בְּמִדְיָ֔ן לֵ֖ךְ שֻׁ֣ב
NAS: said to Moses in Midian, Go back
KJV: said unto Moses in Midian, Go, return
INT: to Moses Midian Go back
BIB: יִתְר֨וֹ כֹהֵ֤ן מִדְיָן֙ חֹתֵ֣ן מֹשֶׁ֔ה
NAS: the priest of Midian, Moses'
KJV: the priest of Midian, Moses'
INT: now Jethro the priest of Midian law Moses'
BIB: אֶל־ זִקְנֵ֣י מִדְיָ֗ן עַתָּ֞ה יְלַחֲכ֤וּ
NAS: to the elders of Midian, Now
KJV: unto the elders of Midian, Now shall this company
INT: to the elders of Midian Now will lick
BIB: מוֹאָב֙ וְזִקְנֵ֣י מִדְיָ֔ן וּקְסָמִ֖ים בְּיָדָ֑ם
NAS: and the elders of Midian departed
KJV: and the elders of Midian departed
INT: of Moab and the elders of Midian divination their hand
BIB: בֵּֽית־ אָ֛ב בְּמִדְיָ֖ן הֽוּא׃ פ
NAS: of a father's household in Midian.
KJV: [and] of a chief house in Midian.
INT: household of a father's Midian who
BIB: בַת־ נְשִׂ֤יא מִדְיָן֙ אֲחֹתָ֔ם הַמֻּכָּ֥ה
NAS: of the leader of Midian, their sister
KJV: of a prince of Midian, their sister,
INT: the daughter of the leader of Midian their sister was slain
BIB: וְיִהְיוּ֙ עַל־ מִדְיָ֔ן לָתֵ֥ת נִקְמַת־
NAS: against Midian to execute
KJV: of yourselves unto the war, and let them go against the Midianites, and avenge
INT: may go against Midian to execute vengeance
BIB: נִקְמַת־ יְהוָ֖ה בְּמִדְיָֽן׃
NAS: the LORD'S vengeance on Midian.
KJV: and avenge the LORD of Midian.
INT: vengeance the LORD'S Midian
BIB: וַֽיִּצְבְּאוּ֙ עַל־ מִדְיָ֔ן כַּאֲשֶׁ֛ר צִוָּ֥ה
NAS: against Midian, just
KJV: And they warred against the Midianites, as the LORD
INT: made against Midian after had commanded
BIB: וְאֶת־ מַלְכֵ֨י מִדְיָ֜ן הָרְג֣וּ עַל־
NAS: the kings of Midian along
KJV: the kings of Midian, beside
INT: the kings of Midian killed along
BIB: חֲמֵ֖שֶׁת מַלְכֵ֣י מִדְיָ֑ן וְאֵת֙ בִּלְעָ֣ם
NAS: kings of Midian; they also killed
KJV: kings of Midian: Balaam
INT: the five kings of Midian Balaam the son
BIB: אֶת־ נְשֵׁ֥י מִדְיָ֖ן וְאֶת־ טַפָּ֑ם
NAS: the women of Midian and their little ones;
KJV: took [all] the women of Midian captives,
INT: of Israel the women of Midian and their little and all
BIB: וְאֶת־ נְשִׂיאֵ֣י מִדְיָ֗ן אֶת־ אֱוִ֤י
NAS: with the chiefs of Midian, Evi
KJV: with the princes of Midian, Evi,
INT: Moses the chiefs of Midian Evi and Rekem
BIB: יְהוָ֛ה בְּיַד־ מִדְיָ֖ן שֶׁ֥בַע שָׁנִֽים׃
NAS: them into the hands of Midian seven
KJV: them into the hand of Midian seven
INT: and the LORD the hands of Midian seven years
BIB: וַתָּ֥עָז יַד־ מִדְיָ֖ן עַל־ יִשְׂרָאֵ֑ל
NAS: The power of Midian prevailed against
KJV: And the hand of Midian prevailed
INT: prevailed the power of Midian against Israel
BIB: יִשְׂרָאֵ֑ל מִפְּנֵ֨י מִדְיָ֜ן עָשֽׂוּ לָהֶ֣ם ׀
NAS: Because of Midian the sons
KJV: [and] because of the Midianites the children
INT: Israel because of Midian made the sons
BIB: יִשְׂרָאֵ֑ל וְעָלָ֨ה מִדְיָ֧ן וַֽעֲמָלֵ֛ק וּבְנֵי־
NAS: had sown, that the Midianites would come
KJV: had sown, that the Midianites came up,
INT: Israel come the Midianites the Amalekites and the sons
BIB: מְאֹ֖ד מִפְּנֵ֣י מִדְיָ֑ן וַיִּזְעֲק֥וּ בְנֵֽי־
NAS: because of Midian, and the sons
KJV: because of the Midianites; and the children
INT: very because of Midian cried and the sons
BIB: עַ֖ל אֹד֥וֹת מִדְיָֽן׃
NAS: to the LORD on account of Midian,
KJV: because of the Midianites,
INT: on account of Midian