Word Summary
yaad: to appoint
Original Word: יָעַד
Transliteration: yaad
Phonetic Spelling: (yaw-ad')
Part of Speech: Verb
Short Definition: to appoint
Meaning: to fix upon, to meet, to summon, to direct, to engage
Strong's Concordance
agree, make an appointment, a time, assemble selves, betroth, gather selves

A primitive root; to fix upon (by agreement or appointment); by implication, to meet (at a stated time), to summon (to trial), to direct (in a certain quarter or position), to engage (for marriage) -- agree,(make an) appoint(-ment,a time), assemble (selves), betroth, gather (selves, together), meet (together), set (a time).


H3259. yaad

יָעַדverb appoint (Late Hebrew id., appoint, assign, especially of acquiring or designating as wife; Aramaic id.; Arabic promise, threaten, predict, III. appoint a time or place; perhaps Assyrian ¹du, decide, M-A17 DlHWB 230; Phoenician proper name אשמניעד‎) —

Qal Perfect suffix יְעָדוֺ2 Samuel 20:5; יְעָדָהּExodus 21:8 2t.; Imperfect3masculine suffix יִיעָדֶנָּה21:9; — appoint, a time 2 Samuel 20:5; place Jeremiah 47:7; a rod Micah 6:9; assign or designate as concubine Exodus 21:8-9, (JE).

Niph`al Perfect נוֺעַדְתִּיExodus 25:22; נִעַדְתִּי29:43; plural נוֺעֲדוּPsalm 48:5; Numbers 10:3-4, נוֺעָ֑דוּAmos 3:3; Imperfect אִוָּעֵדExodus 29:42 3t.; 3 plural וַיִּוָּעֲדוּJoshua 11:5; Job 2:11; 1plural נִוָּעֵדNehemiah 6:10; וְנִוָּעֲדָה6:2; Participle plural נוֺעָדִיםNumbers 14:35 3t.; נֹעָדִים16:11; —

1 reflexive, meet at an appointed place, with לְ‎, of Yahweh meeting Moses at the Tent of 'Meeting' Exodus 29:42-43, 30:36 (P); at the throne of the Kapporeth 25:22; 30:6; Numbers 17:19 (P).

2 meet by appointment Amos 3:3; Job 2:11; with בְּ‎ of place, Nehemiah 6:2; אֶל‎ of place 6:10.

3 gather, assemble by appointment, kings for a campaign (absolute) Joshua 11:5 (D), Psalm 48:5; with אֶל‎, unto Moses Numbers 10:4 (P); to the door of the tent of meeting 10:3 (P); with עַל‎, unto Solomon 1 Kings 8:5 2 Chronicles 5:6; against Yahweh Numbers 14:35; 16:11; 27:3 (P).

Po`el Perfect1singular יוֺעַדְתִּי‎ (for יוֺדַעְתִּי ᵑ0‎) 1 Samuel 21:3 followed by accusative of person + אֶל‎ of place, according to ᵐ5‎ We Dr Kit Bu.

Hiph`il Imperfect יוֺעִדֶנִּי מִיJeremiah 50:44 = יֹעִידֶנִּי מִי49:19 = יוֺעִידֵנִי מִיJob 9:19 who will make me meet him at the appointed place (of judgement)? i.e. who will summon or arraign me?

Hoph`al Participle לִפְנֵי מוּעָדִיםJeremiah 24:1 be set, placed before; מֻעָדוֺת פָנַיִךְ אָנָהEzekiel 21:21 whither thy face is set.