H136 אדני - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

An emphatic form of H113; the Lord (used as a proper name of God only)

KJV Usage: (my) Lord.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions



1. my lord, lord
a. of men
b. of God
2. Lord - title, spoken in place of Yahweh in Jewish display of reverence
Origin: am emphatic form of H113
TWOT: 27b
Parts of Speech: Noun Masculine

1) my lord, lord
1a) of men
1b) of God
2) Lord-title, spoken in place of Yahweh in Jewish display of reverence

View how H136 אדני is used in the Bible

First 30 of 434 occurrences of H136 אדני

Genesis 15:2 LORD
Genesis 15:8 Lord
Genesis 18:3 My Lord,
Genesis 18:27 to the Lord.
Genesis 18:30 let not the Lord
Genesis 18:31 to the Lord:
Genesis 18:32 O let not the Lord
Genesis 20:4 Lord,
Exodus 4:10 my Lord,
Exodus 4:13 my Lord,
Exodus 5:22 Lord,
Exodus 15:17 O LORD,
Exodus 34:9 O Lord,
Exodus 34:9 let my Lord,
Numbers 14:17 of my LORD
Deuteronomy 3:24 O Lord
Deuteronomy 9:26 O Lord
Joshua 7:7 Lord
Joshua 7:8 Lord,
Judges 6:15 my Lord,
Judges 6:22 O Lord
Judges 13:8 my Lord,
Judges 16:28 O Lord
2 Samuel 7:18 Who am I, O Lord
2 Samuel 7:19 O Lord
2 Samuel 7:19 O Lord
2 Samuel 7:20 to thee? for thou, Lord
2 Samuel 7:28 And now, O Lord
2 Samuel 7:29 thee: for thou, O Lord
1 Kings 2:26 of the Lord

Distinct usage

255 the Lord
15 O Lord,
15 of the Lord
12 O Lord
10 Lord,
8 the Lord,
6 my Lord,
6 For the Lord
5 that I am the Lord
4 to the Lord
4 Therefore the Lord
4 and the Lord
4 Behold, the Lord
3 Thus hath the Lord
2 And now, O Lord
2 of the Lord,
2 For thus hath the Lord
2 the Lord:
1 to the Lord.
1 let not the Lord
1 of my LORD
1 to thee? for thou, Lord
1 of my lord,
1 and my Lord.
1 me, O Lord
1 And now, Lord,
1 yet the Lord
1 thou, O Lord?
1 Also to thee, O Lord,
1 be the Lord,
1 even the Lord,
1 to the Lord;
1 so, O Lord,
1 in the Lord
1 Then the Lord
1 thee, O Lord.
1 For thou, Lord,
1 there is none like thee, O Lord;
1 thee, O Lord
1 When the Lord
1 shall the Lord
1 Now therefore, behold, the Lord
1 Therefore it shall come to pass, that when the Lord
1 that the Lord
1 did the Lord
1 that it was, there am I: and now the Lord
1 me, and my Lord
1 so the Lord
1 to me, O Lord
1 How hath the Lord
1 of the Lord?
1 and it cometh to pass, when the Lord
1 for the Lord's
1 Surely the Lord
1 to me: and, behold, the Lord
1 I, O Lord
1 me: and, behold, the Lord
1 is in it: and let the Lord
1 against you, the Lord

Corresponding Greek Words

adonai G1203 despotes
adonai G2316 theos
adonai G2316 theos
adonai G2962 kurios
adonai yehovih G2962 kurios
adonim G2233 hegeomai *

Related words


H3069 יהוה ye hôvih
ye hôvih
A variation of H3068 (used after H136, and pronounced by Jews as H430, in order to prevent the repetition of the same sound, since they elsewhere pronounce H3068 as H136)

KJV Usage: God.

H113 אדן אדון 'âdôn 'âdôn

אדן אדון
'âdôn 'âdôn
aw-done', aw-done'
From an unused root (meaning to rule); sovereign, that is, controller (human or divine)

KJV Usage: lord, master, owner.

Compare also names beginning with “Adoni-” .

H114 אדּון 'addôn
Probably intensive for H113; powerful; Addon, apparently an Israelite

KJV Usage: Addon.

H134 אדן 'eden
From the same as H113 (in the sense of strength); a basis (of a building, a column, etc.)

KJV Usage: foundation, socket.

H137 אדני־בזק 'ădônı̂y - bezeq
'ădônı̂y - bezeq
From H113 and H966; lord of Bezek; Adoni-Bezek, a Canaanitish king

KJV Usage: Adoni-bezek.

H138 אדניּהוּ אדניּה 'ădônı̂yâh 'ădônı̂yâhû
אדניּהוּ אדניּה
'ădônı̂yâh 'ădônı̂yâhû
ad-o-nee-yaw', ad-o-nee-yaw'-hoo
From H113 and H3050; lord (that is, worshipper) of Jah; Adonijah, the name of three Israelites

KJV Usage: Adonijah.

H139 אדני־צדק 'ădônı̂y - tsedeq
'ădônı̂y - tsedeq
From H113 and H6664; lord of justice; Adoni-Tsedek, a Canaanitish king

KJV Usage: Adonizedec.

H140 אדניקם 'ădônı̂yqâm
From H113 and H6965; lord of rising (that is, high); Adonikam, the name of one or two Israelites

KJV Usage: Adonikam

H141 אדנירם 'ădônı̂yrâm
From H113 and H7311; lord of height; Adoniram, an Israelite

KJV Usage: Adoniram.

H1081 בּלאדן bal'ădân
From H1078 and H113 (contracted); Bel (is his) lord; Baladan, the name of a Babylonian prince

KJV Usage: Baladan.

H1777 דּוּן דּין dı̂yn dûn
דּוּן דּין
dı̂yn dûn
deen, doon
A primitive root (compare H113); to rule; by implication to judge (as umpire); also to strive (as at law)

KJV Usage: contend, execute (judgment), judge, minister judgment, plead (the cause), at strife, strive.