Word Summary
amith: an associate, fellow, relation
Original Word: עָמִית
Transliteration: amith
Phonetic Spelling: (aw-meeth')
Part of Speech: Noun Masculine
Short Definition: an associate, fellow, relation
Meaning: companionship, a comrade, kindred man
Strong's Concordance
another, fellow, neighbor

From a primitive root meaning to associate; companionship; hence (concretely) a comrade or kindred man -- another, fellow, neighbour.


H5997. amith

[עָמִית‎] noun masculineLeviticus 18:20 associate, fellow, relation (perhaps originally feminine abstract association, compare מֶּחָה‎); — always suffix: עֲמִיתִי גֶּבֶרZechariah 13:7 a man (who is) my fellow; elsewhere only Leviticus: עֲמִיתוֺ‎ Zechariah 5:21 (twice in verse); reciprocal בַּעֲמִיתוֺ אִישׁ‎ Zech 19:11; Zech 24:19, cf . Zech 25:17; עֲמִיתְךָ‎ Zech 18:20, עֲמִיתֶ֑ךָ‎ Zech 19:15; Zech 19:17; Zech 25:14 (twice in verse); Zech 25:15.

עַמִּיאֵל‎ and similar proper names see below I. עמם‎.