Parts of Speech
Root Word (Etymology)
a yoke or team (ie pair)
TWOT Reference: 1927a
KJV Translation Count — 15x
Outline of Biblical Usage
1. couple, pair, team, yoke
a. couple, pair, span (usually of animals)
1. the amount of land a span of oxen could plow in one day
tsemed, tseh'-med; a yoke or team (i.e. pair); hence, an acre (i.e. day's task for a yoke of cattle to plough): — acre, couple, X together, two (donkeys), yoke (of oxen).
Concordance Results Using KJV
And her husband arose, and went after her, to speak friendly unto her, and to bring her again, having his servant with him, and a H6776 of asses: and she brought him into her father's house: and when the father of the damsel saw him, he rejoiced to meet him.
But the man would not tarry that night, but he rose up and departed, and came over against Jebus, which is Jerusalem; and there were with him H6776 asses saddled, his concubine also was with him.
And he took a H6776 of oxen, and hewed them in pieces, and sent them throughout all the coasts of Israel by the hands of messengers, saying, Whosoever cometh not forth after Saul and after Samuel, so shall it be done unto his oxen. And the fear of the LORD fell on the people, and they came out with one consent.
And that first slaughter, which Jonathan and his armourbearer made, was about twenty men, within as it were an half acre of land, which a H6776 of oxen might plow.
And when David was a little past the top of the hill, behold, Ziba the servant of Mephibosheth met him, with a H6776 of asses saddled, and upon them H6776 hundred loaves of bread, and an hundred bunches of raisins, and an hundred of summer fruits, and a bottle of wine.
So he departed thence, and found Elisha the son of Shaphat, who was plowing with twelve H6776 of oxen before him, and he with the twelfth: and Elijah passed by him, and cast his mantle upon him.
And he returned back from him, and took a H6776 of oxen, and slew them, and boiled their flesh with the instruments of the oxen, and gave unto the people, and they did eat. Then he arose, and went after Elijah, and ministered unto him.
And Naaman said, Shall there not then, I pray thee, be given to thy servant H6776 mules' burden of earth? for thy servant will henceforth offer neither burnt offering nor sacrifice unto other gods, but unto the LORD.
Then said Jehu to Bidkar his captain, Take up, and cast him in the portion of the field of Naboth the Jezreelite: for remember how that, when I and thou rode H6776 after Ahab his father, the LORD laid this burden upon him;
His substance also was seven thousand sheep, and three thousand camels, and five hundred H6776 of oxen, and five hundred she asses, and a very great household; so that this man was the greatest of all the men of the east.