If the Hebrew word YOM (יום) does not always mean a 24 hour day, then how will we prove a Six Day Creation?

YOM (יום) is numbered H3117 in Strong's lexicon. We can see that the word is generally used as day (either 12 hour day time or 24 hour day) But there are cases where the same word is used as Year also. Exo 13:10 Thou shalt therefore keep this ordinance in his season from year<H3117> to... show more YOM (יום) is numbered H3117 in Strong's lexicon. We can see that the word is generally used as day (either 12 hour day time or 24 hour day)

But there are cases where the same word is used as Year also.

Exo 13:10 Thou shalt therefore keep this ordinance in his season from year<H3117> to year.<H3117>

Num 9:22 Or whether it were two days,<H3117> or a month, or a year,<H3117> that the cloud tarried upon the tabernacle... (day is Yom, Year is also Yom)

Jdg 11:40 That the daughters of Israel went yearly<H3117> <H3117> to lament the daughter of Jephthah the Gileadite four days<H3117> in a year. (day is Yom, Year is also Yom, assume that they lament daily)

1Sa 2:19 Moreover his mother made him a little coat, and brought it to him from year to year, <H3117> <H3117> when she came up with her husband to offerthe yearly<H3117> sacrifice. (If YOM is a 24 hour day, How will Hannah travel from Ramah in Ephraim to Gilgal near Jericho daily.)

These are not exceptions, there are quite a lot of verses

(If you need to point out that Evening & Morning so and so day ... daytime + night is a day not evening and morning.)
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