damah: to cease, cause to cease, cut off, destroyOriginal Word: דָּמָהPart of Speech:
NAS Exhaustive ConcordanceWord Origin
a prim rootDefinition
to cease, cause to cease, cut off, destroyNASB Translation
cease (1), completely cut off (1), cut off (2), destroy (1), destroyed (1), perish (2), ruined (5), silenced (1), unceasingly* (1).
] verb cease, cause to cease, cut off, destroy
Qal Perfect1singular דָּמִיתִי Jeremiah 6:2, וְדָמִ֫יתִי consecutive Hosea 4:5; Imperfect3feminine singular תִּדְמֶה Lamentations 3:49; 3feminine plural jussive תִּדְמֶינָה Jeremiah 14:17; —
1 intransitive cease Jeremiah 14:17 (eyes from weeping)Lamentations 3:49 (id.)
2 cause to cease, cut off, destroy, with accusative Israel (under figure of בתצֿיון) Jeremiah 6:2; (under figure of אִמֶּ֑ךָ) Hosea 4:5.
Niph`al Perfect נִדְמָה Isaiah 15:1 (twice in verse) +; 3feminine singular נִדְמְתָה Jeremiah 47:15; 2masculine singular נִדְמֵיתָה Obadiah 5, נִדְמֵיתָ Ezekiel 32:2; 1singular נִדְמֵיתִי Isaiah 6:5; 3plural נִדְמוּ Hosea 4:6 +; Infinitive absolute נִדְמֹה Hosea 10:15; Participle נִדְמֶה Hosea 10:7; be cut off, destroyed, ruined, of a city Isaiah 15:1 (twice in verse) ("" שֻׁדַּד) Jeremiah 47:5; of people Hosea 4:6; Zephaniah 1:11; Obadiah 5; of king Hosea 10:7,15 (twice in verse) compare Ezekiel 32:2; of beasts Psalm 49:13; Psalm 49:21; be ruined, undone, prophet at sight of Yahweh Isaiah 6:5.
cease, be cut down off, destroy, be brought to silence, be undone, utterly
A primitive root; to be dumb or silent; hence, to fail or perish; trans. To destroy -- cease, be cut down (off), destroy, be brought to silence, be undone, X utterly.