مَنْ كَالَ بِكَفِّهِ ٱلْمِيَاهَ، وَقَاسَ ٱلسَّمَاوَاتِ بِٱلشِّبْرِ، وَكَالَ بِٱلْكَيْلِ تُرَابَ ٱلْأَرْضِ، وَوَزَنَ ٱلْجِبَالَ بِٱلْقَبَّانِ، وَٱلْآكَامَ بِٱلْمِيزَانِ؟١٢12
Who
hath
measured
StrongsID:
h4058
Language:
Hebrew
Lemma:
מָדַד
Transliteration:
mâdad
Pronounciation:
maw-dad'
Part of Speech:
Verb
Strongs Glossary:
a primitive root; properly, to stretch; by implication, to measure (as if by stretching a line); figuratively, to be extended; measure, mete, stretch self.
the
waters
StrongsID:
h4325
Language:
Hebrew
Lemma:
מַיִם
Transliteration:
mayim
Pronounciation:
mah'-yim
Part of Speech:
Noun Masculine
Strongs Glossary:
dual of a primitive noun (but used in a singular sense); water; figuratively, juice; by euphemism, urine, semen; [phrase] piss, wasting, water(-ing, (-course, -flood, -spring)).
in
the
hollow
of
his
hand
StrongsID:
h8168
Language:
Hebrew
Lemma:
שֹׁעַל
Transliteration:
shôʻal
Pronounciation:
sho'-al
Part of Speech:
Noun Masculine
Strongs Glossary:
from an unused root meaning to hollow out; the palm; by extension, a handful; handful, hollow of the hand.
and
meted
out
StrongsID:
h8505
Language:
Hebrew
Lemma:
תָּכַן
Transliteration:
tâkan
Pronounciation:
taw-kan'
Part of Speech:
Verb
Strongs Glossary:
a primitive root; to balance, i.e. measure out (by weight or dimension); figuratively, arrange, equalize, through the idea of levelling (ment. estimate, test); bear up, direct, be (un-)equal, mete, ponder, tell, weigh.
heaven
StrongsID:
h8064
Language:
Hebrew
Lemma:
שָׁמַיִם
Transliteration:
shâmayim
Pronounciation:
shaw-mah'-yim
Part of Speech:
Noun Masculine
Strongs Glossary:
dual of an unused singular שָׁמֶה; from an unused root meaning to be lofty; the sky (as aloft; the dual perhaps alluding to the visible arch in which the clouds move, as well as to the higher ether where the celestial bodies revolve); air, [idiom] astrologer, heaven(-s).
with
the
span
StrongsID:
h2239
Language:
Hebrew
Lemma:
זֶרֶת
Transliteration:
zereth
Pronounciation:
zeh'-reth
Part of Speech:
Noun Feminine
Strongs Glossary:
from זָרָה; the spread of the fingers, i.e. a span; span.
and
comprehended
StrongsID:
h3557
Language:
Hebrew
Lemma:
כּוּל
Transliteration:
kûwl
Pronounciation:
kool
Part of Speech:
Verb
Strongs Glossary:
a primitive root; properly, to keep in; hence, to measure; figuratively, to maintain (in various senses); (be able to, can) abide, bear, comprehend, contain, feed, forbearing, guide, hold(-ing in), nourish(-er), be present, make provision, receive, sustain, provide sustenance (victuals).
the
dust
StrongsID:
h6083
Language:
Hebrew
Lemma:
עָפָר
Transliteration:
ʻâphâr
Pronounciation:
aw-fawr'
Part of Speech:
Noun Masculine
Strongs Glossary:
from עָפַר; dust (as powdered or gray); hence, clay, earth, mud; ashes, dust, earth, ground, morter, powder, rubbish.
of
the
earth
StrongsID:
h776
Language:
Hebrew
Lemma:
אֶרֶץ
Transliteration:
ʼerets
Pronounciation:
eh'-rets
Part of Speech:
Noun Feminine
Strongs Glossary:
from an unused root probably meaning to be firm; the earth (at large, or partitively a land); [idiom] common, country, earth, field, ground, land, [idiom] natins, way, [phrase] wilderness, world.
in
a
measure
StrongsID:
h7991
Language:
Hebrew
Lemma:
שָׁלִישׁ
Transliteration:
shâlîysh
Pronounciation:
shaw-leesh'
Part of Speech:
Noun Masculine
Strongs Glossary:
or שָׁלוֹשׁ; (1 Chronicles 11:11; 1 Chronicles 12:18), or שָׁלֹשׁ; (2 Samuel 23:13), from שָׁלוֹשׁ; a triple, i.e. (as a musical instrument) a triangle (or perhaps rather threestringed lute); also (as an indefinite, great quantity) a three-fold measure (perhaps a treble ephah); also (as an officer) a general of the third rank (upward, i.e. the highest); captain, instrument of musick, (great) lord, (great) measure, prince, three (from the margin).
and
weighed
StrongsID:
h8254
Language:
Hebrew
Lemma:
שָׁקַל
Transliteration:
shâqal
Pronounciation:
shaw-kal'
Part of Speech:
Verb
Strongs Glossary:
a primitive root; to suspend or poise (especially in trade); pay, receive(-r), spend, [idiom] throughly, weigh.
the
mountains
StrongsID:
h2022
Language:
Hebrew
Lemma:
הַר
Transliteration:
har
Pronounciation:
har
Part of Speech:
Noun Masculine
Strongs Glossary:
a shortened form of הָרָר; a mountain or range of hills (sometimes used figuratively); hill (country), mount(-ain), [idiom] promotion.
in
scales
StrongsID:
h6425
Language:
Hebrew
Lemma:
פֶּלֶס
Transliteration:
peleç
Pronounciation:
peh'-les
Part of Speech:
Noun Masculine
Strongs Glossary:
from פָּלַס; a balance; scales, weight.
and
the
hills
StrongsID:
h1389
Language:
Hebrew
Lemma:
גִּבְעָה
Transliteration:
gibʻâh
Pronounciation:
ghib-aw'
Part of Speech:
Noun Feminine
Strongs Glossary:
feminine from the same as גֶּבַע; a hillock; hill, little hill.
in
a
balance
StrongsID:
h3976
Language:
Hebrew
Lemma:
מֹאזֵן
Transliteration:
môʼzên
Pronounciation:
mo-zane'
Part of Speech:
Noun Masculine
Strongs Glossary:
from אָזַן; (only in the dual) a pair of scales; balances.