3 ¶ When I consider Thy heavens, the work of Thy Fingers, the moon and
the stars, which Thou hast ordained(H3559);
A primitive root; properly to be erect (that is, stand perpendicular);.
hence (causatively) to set up, in a great variety of applications, whether
literal (establish, fix, prepare, apply), or figurative (appoint,
render sure, proper or prosperous): - certain (-ty), confirm,
direct, faithfulness, fashion, fasten, firm, be fitted, be fixed, frame, be meet, ordain,
order, perfect, (make) preparation, prepare (self), provide, make provision, (be, make)
ready, right, set (aright, fast, forth), be stable, (e-) stablish, stand, tarry, X very
Gen 1:14 And ElohimH430
said,H559 Let there beH1961 lightsH3974 in the firmamentH7549 of the heavenH8064 to divideH914
H996 the dayH3117 fromH996 the night;H3915 and let them beH1961 for signs,H226 and for seasons,H4150 and for days,H3117 and years:H8141
Isa_24:5 The earthH776 also is defiledH2610
underH8478 the inhabitantsH3427 thereof; becauseH3588 they have transgressedH5674 the laws,H8451 changedH2498 the
ordinance,H2706 brokenH6565 the everlastingH5769 covenant.H1285
35 ¶ Thus saith YHVH, which giveth the sun for a light by day, [and] the ordinances(H2708)
of the moon and of the stars for a light by night, which
divideth the sea when the waves thereof roar; YHVH of Hosts [is] His Name:
Feminine of H2706, and meaning substantially
the same: - appointed, custom, manner, ordinance, site, statute.
From H2710; an enactment;
hence an appointment (of time, space, quantity, labor or usage): - appointed, bound, commandment, convenient, custom, decree (-d), due, law, measure, X necessary, ordinance
(-nary), portion, set time, statute, task.
A primitive root; properly to hack, that is, engrave (Jdg_5:14, to be a scribe simply); by implication to enact (laws being cut in stone or metal tablets in primitive times) or (generally) prescribe: - appoint, decree,
governor, grave, lawgiver, note, pourtray, print, set.
Jer 31:36 If those ordinances depart from before Me, saith YHVH, then the seed of Israel also shall
cease from being a nation before Me for ever.
Psa 104:19 He appointed the moon for seasons(H4150): the sun knoweth his
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mo-ade', mo-ade', mo-aw-daw'
From H3259; properly an appointment,
that is, a fixed time or season; specifically a festival; conventionally a year;
by implication, an assembly (as convened for a definite purpose); technically the congregation;
by extension, the place of meeting; also a signal (as
appointed beforehand): - appointed (sign, time), (place of, solemn) assembly,
congregation, (set, solemn) feast, (appointed, due) season, solemn (-ity), synagogue,
(set) time (appointed).
Psa 89:37 It shall be established for ever as the moon, and as a faithful witness in heaven.