Ground

אֲדָמָה

Strong’s #127

adamah

And no plant of the field was yet in the earth, and no herb of the field had yet sprung up; for YHWH God had not caused it to rain upon the earth: and there was not a man to till the ground.

Genesis 2:5

https://biblehub.com/hebrew/127.htm

Because of the reddish color of soil, this Hebrew word is derived out of the Hebrew parent root dam (Strongs #1818) meaning blood. Another word derived from this root is adom (Strongs #122) meaning “red” and is also another name for Esau, the brother of Jacob (Genesis 25:30). Another related word is adam (Strongs #120) meaning “man,” from the blood that runs through his veins, but also because adam, the first man, was taken from the adamah and his dam will return to the adamah.

Tagged . Bookmark the permalink.

About admin

Web Administrator.