Word Summary
badad: isolation, separation
Original Word: בָּדָד
Transliteration: badad
Phonetic Spelling: (baw-dawd')
Part of Speech: noun masculine
Short Definition: isolation, separation
Meaning: isolation, separation
Strong's Concordance
alone, desolate, only, solitary

From badad; separate; adverb, separately -- alone, desolate, only, solitary.

see HEBREW badad


H910. badad

בָּדָדnoun [masculine] isolation, separation: Isaiah 27:10 בָּדָד בְּצוּרָה עִיר‎ the fenced city is isolation, i.e. is solitary (substantive for adjective : Dr§ 189. 2); more usually as adverb accusative, to signify alone, Deuteronomy 32:12; especially with verbs of dwelling, Leviticus 13:46 יֵשֵׁב בָּדָד‎ he shall dwell alone (literally in isolation), Jeremiah 15:17; Lamentations 1:1; 3:28: figurative of freedom from attack, security Deuteronomy 33:28 (of Israel), Jeremiah 49:31 (Kedar); soלְבָדָדNumbers 23:9 (Israel) Micah 7:14; Psalm 4:9 for thou תּוֺשִׁיבֵנִי לָבֶטַח לְבָדָד‎ makest me dwell solitarily, in safety (see Deuteronomy 33:28).

II. בדד‎ (probably id quod בָּדָא‎ q. v. talk idly).