1755. dor
Strong's Concordance
dor: period, generation, dwelling
Original Word: דּוֹר
Part of Speech: Noun Masculine
Transliteration: dor
Phonetic Spelling: (dore)
Definition: period, generation, dwelling
NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
from dur
period, generation, dwelling
NASB Translation
age-old (1), all generations (20), another (1), dwelling (1), every generation (1), forever (1), generation (53), generations (52), kind (4), many generations (3), nor (1), time (2).

I. דּוֺר, דֹּר noun masculineDeuteronomy 32:5 period, Generation, dwelling (compare below

verb above; also Late Hebrew דּוֺר, Aramaic (included Biblical Aramaic) דָּר, , age, Generation; Arabic gyrus, orbis, periodus; Sabean דר, one time, once, דרם דרם each once in a year DHM in MV) — absolute דּוֺר Genesis 7:1 68t.; דֹּר Exodus 3:15; 36t.; construct דּוֺר Deuteronomy 32:20 7t., דֹּר Exodus 3:15; suffix דּוֺרִי Isaiah 38:12, דּוֺרוֺ Isaiah 53:8; plural דּוֺרִים Psalm 72:5 2t., דֹּרוֺת absolute Job 42:16; Isaiah 41:4; construct Judges 3:2; דּוֺרוֺת construct Isaiah 51:9, דֹּרֹת Genesis 9:12; suffix דֹּרֹתָיו Genesis 6:9; Leviticus 25:30, דּוֺרוֺתֵינוּ Joshua 22:27, דֹּרֹתֵינוּ Joshua 22:28, דּרֹתֵיכֶם Genesis 17:12 27t., דֹּרֹתָם Genesis 17:7 10t.; —

1 period, age, Generation, mostly poetic:

a. of duration in the past, former age(s) דּוֺרוֺת עוֺלָמִים Isaiah 51:9 ("" קדם ימי); שְׁנוֺת דֹּר וָדֹר Deuteronomy 32:7 (song; "" ימות עולם); בְּדֹר וָדֹר Psalm 90:1 (compare Psalm 90:2); מוֺסְדֵי דּוֺרוָֿדוֺר Isaiah 58:12 ("" חרבות עולם); שֹׁמֲמוֺת דּוֺר וָדוֺר Isaiah 61:4 ("" id.)

b. usually of duration to come, future age(s), לְדֹר דֹּר Exodus 3:15 (E; "" לעולם) compare Proverbs 27:24 Kt (Qr לְדוֺר וָדוֺר; "" id.); מִדֹּר דֹּר Exodus 17:16 (E), = מִדּוֺר לָדוֺר Isaiah 34:10; לְדֹר וָדֹר Psalm 10:6; Psalm 33:11 ("" לעולם) Psalm 49:12; Psalm 79:13; Psalm 85:6; Psalm 102:13; Psalm 119:90; Psalm 135:13; Psalm 146:10; Joel 4:20 (all "" id.); Psalm 89:2 ("" עולם) Psalm 89:5 ("" עדעֿולם) Psalm 106:31 ("" id.) Isaiah 34:17 ("" id.); Psalm 77:9 ("" לנצח); עַדדֹּֿר וָדֹר Psalm 100:5 ("" לעולם) Isaiah 13:20 ("" לנצח) Jeremiah 50:39 ("" id.); בְּכָלדֹּֿר וָדֹר Jeremiah 45:18 ("" לעולם ועד) compare Esther 9:28; שְׁנוֺתָיו כְּמוֺ דֹר וָדֹר Psalm 61:7 compare שְׁנֵי דּוֺר וָדוֺר Joel 2:2 ("" העולם); as modifying phrase מְשׂוֺשׂ דּוֺר וָדוֺר Isaiah 60:15 ("" נאון עולם); further דּוֺר דּוֺרִים Psalm 72:5; יְשׁוּעָתִי לְדוֺר דּוֺרִים Isaiah 51:8 ("" לעולם).

c. apparently including both past and future בְּדוֺר דּוֺרִים שְׁנוֺתֶיךָ Psalm 102:25; בְּכָל דּוֺר וָדֹר Psalm 145:13; לְדוֺר וָדוֺר Lamentations 5:19.

2 of men living at a particular time (period, age), generation, as transitory דּוֺר הֹלֵךְ וְדוֺר בָּא Ecclesiastes 1:4: specifically

a. in the present, and (or) the past Genesis 7:1 (J) Exodus 1:6 (P) Numbers 32:13 (JE) Deuteronomy 1:35; Deuteronomy 2:14; Judges 2:10 (twice in verse); Isaiah 53:8 (compare Che critical note) Jeremiah 2:31; also Psalm 95:10; Job 8:8; Isaiah 41:4.

b. Judges 3:2 (present & future); compare plural דֹּרֹתָיו Genesis 6:9 (i.e. his own Generation and those immediately contiguous, before and after).

c. especially of a future Generation Genesis 15:16 (JE), with numeral, compare Deuteronomy 23:3; Deuteronomy 23:4; Deuteronomy 23:9; also Deuteronomy 29:21; Psalm 48:14; Psalm 71:18; Psalm 78:4; Psalm 78:6; Psalm 102:19; Psalm 109:13; Joel 1:3 compare Psalm 22:31; Psalm 22:32 (Checritical note); of a succession of Generations דּוֺר לְדוֺר יְשַׂבַּח מַעֲשֶׂיךָ Psalm 145:4; בְּכָלדּֿוֺר וָדוֺר Esther 9:28; usually plural לְדֹרֹת עוֺלָם Genesis 9:12 (P); with number לְאֶלֶף דּוֺר Psalm 105:8 ("" עולם) = 1 Chronicles 16:15 ("" לעולם); Deuteronomy 7:9; see further, of posterity, אַרְבָּעָה דֹּרוֺת Job 42:16; usually plural with suffix Genesis 17:7,9,12; Exodus 12:14,17,42; Exodus 16:32,33; Exodus 27:21; Exodus 29:42; Exodus 30:8,10,21,31; Exodus 31:13,16; Exodus 40:15; Leviticus 3:17; Leviticus 6:11; Leviticus 7:36; Leviticus 10:9 (all P); Leviticus 17:7; Leviticus 21:17; Leviticus 22:3; Leviticus 23:14,21,31,41,43; Leviticus 24:3; Leviticus 25:30 (all H); Numbers 9:10; Numbers 10:8; Numbers 15:14,15,21,23,38; Numbers 18:23; Numbers 35:29; Joshua 22:27,28 (all P).

3 generation characterized by quality or condition, class of men: דּוֺר עִקֵּשׁ crooked Generation Deuteronomy 32:5 (song) compare Deuteronomy 32:20; Psalm 78:8 (twice in verse); Jeremiah 7:29; of different classes of wicked, Proverbs 30:11,12,13,14 compare Psalm 12:8; of the righteous, as a class Psalm 14:5; Psalm 24:6; Psalm 73:15 (בָּנֶיךָ דּוֺר) Psalm 112:2 (compare Psalm 22:31 ᵑ0, but < Che joins לדור to Psalm 22:32 compare above below 2c); so also דּוֺר אֲבוֺתָיו i.e. the dead Psalm 49:20 (so most; yet see below below 4).

4 dwelling-place, habitation Isaiah 38:12 compare דּוּר verb, so Saad Ki Ges De Che RVm (Ew life "" חַיַּי); so also Psalm 49:20 De Witt, compare CheOP 479.

דָּר noun [masculine] generation (Biblical Hebrew דּוֺר); — absolute in phrase עִםדָּֿר וְדָו Daniel 3:33; Daniel 4:31 (is) with Generation and Generation, i.e. endures Generation after Generation.

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance
age, evermore, generation, never, posterity

Or (shortened) dor {dore}; from duwr; properly, a revolution of time, i.e. An age or generation; also a dwelling -- age, X evermore, generation, (n-)ever, posterity.

see HEBREW duwr

Forms and Transliterations
בְּד֖וֹר בְּד֗וֹר בְּד֣וֹר בְּד֥וֹר בְּדֹ֣ר בְּדֹֽרֹתָ֑יו בַּדּ֥וֹר בדור בדר בדרתיו ד֤וֹר ד֭וֹר דֹ֥ר דֹּ֣ר דֹּ֥ר דֹּֽר׃ דֹּר֖וֹת דֹּר֣וֹת דֹּרֹתֵ֖ינוּ דֹּרֽוֹת׃ דֹּרוֹתֵינוּ֮ דֹרֹֽתֵיכֶם֒ דּ֣וֹר דּ֤וֹר דּ֤וֹר ׀ דּ֥וֹר דּ֨וֹר דּ֭וֹר דּֽוֹר׃ דּוֹר֖וֹ דּוֹר֮ דּוֹרִ֗י דּוֹרִ֣ים דּוֹרִֽים׃ דּוֹר־ דוֹר־ דור דור־ דור׃ דורו דורי דורים דורים׃ דר דר׃ דרות דרות׃ דרותינו דרתיכם דרתינו הַדֹּר֖וֹת הַדּ֔וֹר הַדּ֖וֹר הַדּ֗וֹר הַדּ֜וֹר הַדּ֣וֹר הַדּ֥וֹר הדור הדרות וְד֣וֹר וְד֥וֹר וָ֝דֹ֗ר וָ֭דֹר וָד֑וֹר וָד֖וֹר וָד֗וֹר וָדֹ֑ר וָדֹ֓ר ׀ וָדֹ֗ר וָדֹֽור׃ וָדֹֽר׃ וָדֽוֹר׃ ודור ודור׃ ודר ודר׃ לְ֭דוֹר לְד֑וֹר לְד֣וֹר לְד֥וֹר לְדֹ֣ר לְדֹ֣רֹתָ֔ם לְדֹ֥ר לְדֹרֹ֖ת לְדֹרֹ֖תֵיכֶֽם׃ לְדֹרֹ֣תֵיכֶ֔ם לְדֹרֹ֨תֵיכֶ֜ם לְדֹרֹֽתֵיכֶֽם׃ לְדֹרֹתֵיכֶ֑ם לְדֹרֹתֵיכֶ֖ם לְדֹרֹתֵיכֶֽם׃ לְדֹרֹתָ֑יו לְדֹרֹתָ֑ם לְדֹרֹתָ֖ם לְדֹרֹתָ֗ם לְדֹרֹתָֽם׃ לְדֹר־ לַדּֽוֹר׃ לָדוֹר֙ לדור לדור׃ לדר לדר־ לדרת לדרתיו לדרתיכם לדרתיכם׃ לדרתם לדרתם׃ מִדֹּ֖ר מִדּ֤וֹר מדור מדר bad·dō·wr badDor baddōwr bə·ḏō·rō·ṯāw bə·ḏō·wr bə·ḏōr beDor bəḏōr bedoroTav bəḏōrōṯāw bəḏōwr ḏō·rō·ṯê·ḵem dō·rō·ṯê·nū dō·rō·w·ṯê·nū dō·rō·wṯ dō·w·rî dō·w·rîm dō·w·rōw dō·wr ḏō·wr dō·wr- ḏō·wr- Dor dōr ḏōr doRi doRim doRo doRot doroteiChem doroteiNu ḏōrōṯêḵem dōrōṯênū dōrōwṯ dōrōwṯênū dōwr ḏōwr dōwr- ḏōwr- dōwrî dōwrîm dōwrōw had·dō·rō·wṯ had·dō·wr hadDor haddoRot haddōrōwṯ haddōwr lā·ḏō·wr lad·dō·wr ladDor laddōwr ladOr lāḏōwr lə·ḏō·rō·ṯām lə·ḏō·rō·ṯāw lə·ḏō·rō·ṯê·ḵem lə·ḏō·rōṯ lə·ḏō·wr lə·ḏōr lə·ḏōr- leDor ləḏōr ləḏōr- ledoRot ləḏōrōṯ ledoroTam ləḏōrōṯām ledoroTav ləḏōrōṯāw ledoroteiChem ləḏōrōṯêḵem ləḏōwr mid·dō·wr mid·dōr midDor middōr middōwr vaDor veDor wā·ḏō·wr wā·ḏōr wāḏōr wāḏōwr wə·ḏō·wr wəḏōwr
Interlinear GreekInterlinear HebrewStrong's NumbersEnglishman's Greek ConcordanceEnglishman's Hebrew ConcordanceParallel Texts
Englishman's Concordance
Genesis 6:9
HEB: תָּמִ֥ים הָיָ֖ה בְּדֹֽרֹתָ֑יו אֶת־ הָֽאֱלֹהִ֖ים
NAS: blameless in his time; Noah
KJV: [and] perfect in his generations, [and] Noah
INT: blameless become his time with God

Genesis 7:1
HEB: צַדִּ֥יק לְפָנַ֖י בַּדּ֥וֹר הַזֶּֽה׃
NAS: before Me in this time.
KJV: before me in this generation.
INT: righteous before time this

Genesis 9:12
HEB: אֲשֶׁ֣ר אִתְּכֶ֑ם לְדֹרֹ֖ת עוֹלָֽם׃
NAS: that is with you, for all successive generations;
KJV: that [is] with you, for perpetual generations:
INT: which for generations for all

Genesis 15:16
HEB: וְד֥וֹר רְבִיעִ֖י יָשׁ֣וּבוּ
NAS: Then in the fourth generation they will return
KJV: But in the fourth generation they shall come hither
INT: generation the fourth will return

Genesis 17:7
HEB: זַרְעֲךָ֧ אַחֲרֶ֛יךָ לְדֹרֹתָ֖ם לִבְרִ֣ית עוֹלָ֑ם
NAS: after you throughout their generations for an everlasting
KJV: after thee in their generations for an everlasting
INT: and your descendants after their generations covenant an everlasting

Genesis 17:9
HEB: וְזַרְעֲךָ֥ אַֽחֲרֶ֖יךָ לְדֹרֹתָֽם׃
NAS: after you throughout their generations.
KJV: after thee in their generations.
INT: and your descendants after their generations

Genesis 17:12
HEB: כָּל־ זָכָ֖ר לְדֹרֹתֵיכֶ֑ם יְלִ֣יד בָּ֔יִת
NAS: shall be circumcised throughout your generations, a [servant] who is born
KJV: among you, every man child in your generations, he that is born
INT: and every male your generations A who the house

Exodus 1:6
HEB: אֶחָ֔יו וְכֹ֖ל הַדּ֥וֹר הַהֽוּא׃
NAS: his brothers and all that generation.
KJV: and all his brethren, and all that generation.
INT: his brothers and all generation he

Exodus 3:15
HEB: וְזֶ֥ה זִכְרִ֖י לְדֹ֥ר דֹּֽר׃
NAS: is My memorial-name to all generations.
KJV: and this [is] my memorial unto all generations.
INT: and this is my memorial-name to all generations

Exodus 3:15
HEB: זִכְרִ֖י לְדֹ֥ר דֹּֽר׃
NAS: to all generations.
KJV: unto all generations.
INT: is my memorial-name to all generations

Exodus 12:14
HEB: חַ֣ג לַֽיהוָ֑ה לְדֹרֹ֣תֵיכֶ֔ם חֻקַּ֥ת עוֹלָ֖ם
NAS: to the LORD; throughout your generations you are to celebrate
KJV: to the LORD throughout your generations; ye shall keep it a feast
INT: it a feast to the LORD your generations ordinance it a permanent

Exodus 12:17
HEB: הַיּ֥וֹם הַזֶּ֛ה לְדֹרֹתֵיכֶ֖ם חֻקַּ֥ת עוֹלָֽם׃
NAS: day throughout your generations as a permanent
KJV: this day in your generations by an ordinance
INT: day this your generations ordinance A permanent

Exodus 12:42
HEB: בְּנֵ֥י יִשְׂרָאֵ֖ל לְדֹרֹתָֽם׃ פ
NAS: of Israel throughout their generations.
KJV: of Israel in their generations.
INT: the sons of Israel their generations

Exodus 16:32
HEB: מִמֶּ֔נּוּ לְמִשְׁמֶ֖רֶת לְדֹרֹתֵיכֶ֑ם לְמַ֣עַן ׀ יִרְא֣וּ
NAS: of it be kept throughout your generations, that they may see
KJV: of it to be kept for your generations; that they may see
INT: at of it be kept your generations because of may see

Exodus 16:33
HEB: יְהוָ֔ה לְמִשְׁמֶ֖רֶת לְדֹרֹתֵיכֶֽם׃
NAS: to be kept throughout your generations.
KJV: to be kept for your generations.
INT: the LORD to be kept your generations

Exodus 17:16
HEB: לַיהוָ֖ה בַּֽעֲמָלֵ֑ק מִדֹּ֖ר דֹּֽר׃ פ
NAS: against Amalek from generation to generation.
KJV: with Amalek from generation to generation.
INT: the LORD Amalek generation to generation

Exodus 17:16
HEB: בַּֽעֲמָלֵ֑ק מִדֹּ֖ר דֹּֽר׃ פ
NAS: from generation to generation.
KJV: from generation to generation.
INT: Amalek generation to generation

Exodus 27:21
HEB: חֻקַּ֤ת עוֹלָם֙ לְדֹ֣רֹתָ֔ם מֵאֵ֖ת בְּנֵ֥י
NAS: statute throughout their generations for the sons
KJV: for ever unto their generations on the behalf of the children
INT: statute a perpetual their generations for the sons

Exodus 29:42
HEB: עֹלַ֤ת תָּמִיד֙ לְדֹרֹ֣תֵיכֶ֔ם פֶּ֥תַח אֹֽהֶל־
NAS: burnt offering throughout your generations at the doorway
KJV: burnt offering throughout your generations [at] the door
INT: burnt continual your generations the doorway of the tent

Exodus 30:8
HEB: לִפְנֵ֥י יְהוָ֖ה לְדֹרֹתֵיכֶֽם׃
NAS: the LORD throughout your generations.
KJV: the LORD throughout your generations.
INT: before the LORD your generations

Exodus 30:10
HEB: יְכַפֵּ֤ר עָלָיו֙ לְדֹרֹ֣תֵיכֶ֔ם קֹֽדֶשׁ־ קָֽדָשִׁ֥ים
NAS: a year throughout your generations. It is most
KJV: shall he make atonement upon it throughout your generations: it [is] most
INT: atonement and your generations is most holy

Exodus 30:21
HEB: ל֥וֹ וּלְזַרְע֖וֹ לְדֹרֹתָֽם׃ פ
NAS: for them, for Aaron and his descendants throughout their generations.
KJV: to them, [even] to him and to his seed throughout their generations.
INT: perpetual and his descendants their generations

Exodus 30:31
HEB: זֶ֛ה לִ֖י לְדֹרֹתֵיכֶֽם׃
NAS: oil to Me throughout your generations.
KJV: oil unto me throughout your generations.
INT: become This your generations

Exodus 31:13
HEB: בֵּינִ֤י וּבֵֽינֵיכֶם֙ לְדֹרֹ֣תֵיכֶ֔ם לָדַ֕עַת כִּ֛י
NAS: between Me and you throughout your generations, that you may know
KJV: for it [is] a sign between me and you throughout your generations; that [ye] may know
INT: between between your generations you may know that

Exodus 31:16
HEB: אֶת־ הַשַּׁבָּ֛ת לְדֹרֹתָ֖ם בְּרִ֥ית עוֹלָֽם׃
NAS: the sabbath throughout their generations as a perpetual
KJV: the sabbath throughout their generations, [for] a perpetual
INT: to celebrate the sabbath their generations covenant A perpetual

167 Occurrences

Strong's Hebrew 1755
167 Occurrences

bad·dō·wr — 1 Occ.
bə·ḏō·wr — 5 Occ.
bə·ḏō·rō·ṯāw — 1 Occ.
dōr — 38 Occ.
dō·w·rî — 1 Occ.
dō·w·rîm — 3 Occ.
dō·w·rōw — 1 Occ.
dō·rō·wṯ — 3 Occ.
ḏō·rō·ṯê·ḵem — 1 Occ.
dō·rō·w·ṯê·nū — 2 Occ.
had·dō·wr — 8 Occ.
had·dō·rō·wṯ — 1 Occ.
lad·dō·wr — 1 Occ.
lā·ḏō·wr — 1 Occ.
lə·ḏōr — 26 Occ.
lə·ḏō·rōṯ — 1 Occ.
lə·ḏō·rō·ṯām — 11 Occ.
lə·ḏō·rō·ṯāw — 1 Occ.
lə·ḏō·rō·ṯê·ḵem — 27 Occ.
mid·dōr — 2 Occ.
wā·ḏō·wr — 30 Occ.
wə·ḏō·wr — 2 Occ.

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