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Lexicon :: Strong's H7307 - ruwach


rü'·akh (Key)
Part of Speech
feminine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 2131a

KJV Translation Count — Total: 378x
The KJV translates Strongs H7307 in the following manner: Spirit or spirit (232x), wind (92x), breath (27x), side (6x), mind (5x), blast (4x), vain (2x), air (1x), anger (1x), cool (1x), courage (1x), misc (6x).
Outline of Biblical Usage [?]
  1. wind, breath, mind, spirit

    1. breath

    2. wind

      1. of heaven

      2. quarter (of wind), side

      3. breath of air

      4. air, gas

      5. vain, empty thing

    3. spirit (as that which breathes quickly in animation or agitation)

      1. spirit, animation, vivacity, vigour

      2. courage

      3. temper, anger

      4. impatience, patience

      5. spirit, disposition (as troubled, bitter, discontented)

      6. disposition (of various kinds), unaccountable or uncontrollable impulse

      7. prophetic spirit

    4. spirit (of the living, breathing being in man and animals)

      1. as gift, preserved by God, God's spirit, departing at death, disembodied being

    5. spirit (as seat of emotion)

      1. desire

      2. sorrow, trouble

    6. spirit

      1. as seat or organ of mental acts

      2. rarely of the will

      3. as seat especially of moral character

    7. Spirit of God, the third person of the triune God, the Holy Spirit, coequal, coeternal with the Father and the Son

      1. as inspiring ecstatic state of prophecy

      2. as impelling prophet to utter instruction or warning

      3. imparting warlike energy and executive and administrative power

      4. as endowing men with various gifts

      5. as energy of life

      6. as manifest in the Shekinah glory

      7. never referred to as a depersonalised force

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
רוּחַ rûwach, roo'-akh; from H7306; wind; by resemblance breath, i.e. a sensible (or even violent) exhalation; figuratively, life, anger, unsubstantiality; by extension, a region of the sky; by resemblance spirit, but only of a rational being (including its expression and functions):—air, anger, blast, breath, × cool, courage, mind, × quarter, × side, spirit(-ual), tempest, × vain, (whirl-) wind(-y).
Gesenius' Hebrew-Chaldee Lexicon

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Concordance Results Using KJV

Strong's Number H7307 matches the Hebrew רוּחַ (ruwach),
which occurs 378 times in 348 verses in the Hebrew concordance of the KJV
Page 1 / 7 (Gen 1:2–1Sa 10:10)

Tools specific to Gen 1:2

Gen 1:2

And the earth was without form, and void; and darkness was upon the face of the deep. And the Spirit H7307 of God moved upon the face of the waters.

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Gen 3:8

And they heard the voice of the LORD God walking in the garden in the cool H7307 of the day: and Adam and his wife hid themselves from the presence of the LORD God amongst the trees of the garden.

Tools specific to Gen 6:3

Gen 6:3

And the LORD said, My spirit H7307 shall not always strive with man, for that he also is flesh: yet his days shall be an hundred and twenty years.

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Gen 6:17

And, behold, I, even I, do bring a flood of waters upon the earth, to destroy all flesh, wherein is the breath H7307 of life, from under heaven; and every thing that is in the earth shall die.

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Gen 7:15

And they went in unto Noah into the ark, two and two of all flesh, wherein is the breath H7307 of life.

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Gen 7:22

All in whose nostrils was the breath H7307 of life, of all that was in the dry land, died.

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Gen 8:1

And God remembered Noah, and every living thing, and all the cattle that was with him in the ark: and God made a wind H7307 to pass over the earth, and the waters asswaged;

Tools specific to Gen 26:35

Gen 26:35

Which were a grief of mind H7307 unto Isaac and to Rebekah.

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Gen 41:8

And it came to pass in the morning that his spirit H7307 was troubled; and he sent and called for all the magicians of Egypt, and all the wise men thereof: and Pharaoh told them his dream; but there was none that could interpret them unto Pharaoh.

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Gen 41:38

And Pharaoh said unto his servants, Can we find such a one as this is, a man in whom the Spirit H7307 of God is?

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Gen 45:27

And they told him all the words of Joseph, which he had said unto them: and when he saw the wagons which Joseph had sent to carry him, the spirit H7307 of Jacob their father revived:

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Exo 6:9

And Moses spake so unto the children of Israel: but they hearkened not unto Moses for anguish of spirit, H7307 and for cruel bondage.

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Exo 10:13

And Moses stretched forth his rod over the land of Egypt, and the LORD brought an east wind H7307 upon the land all that day, and all that night; and when it was morning, the east wind H7307 brought the locusts.

Tools specific to Exo 10:19

Exo 10:19

And the LORD turned a mighty strong west wind, H7307 which took away the locusts, and cast them into the Red sea; there remained not one locust in all the coasts of Egypt.

Tools specific to Exo 14:21

Exo 14:21

And Moses stretched out his hand over the sea; and the LORD caused the sea to go back by a strong east wind H7307 all that night, and made the sea dry land, and the waters were divided.

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Exo 15:8

And with the blast H7307 of thy nostrils the waters were gathered together, the floods stood upright as an heap, and the depths were congealed in the heart of the sea.

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Exo 15:10

Thou didst blow with thy wind, H7307 the sea covered them: they sank as lead in the mighty waters.

Tools specific to Exo 28:3

Exo 28:3

And thou shalt speak unto all that are wise hearted, whom I have filled with the spirit H7307 of wisdom, that they may make Aaron's garments to consecrate him, that he may minister unto me in the priest's office.

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Exo 31:3

And I have filled him with the spirit H7307 of God, in wisdom, and in understanding, and in knowledge, and in all manner of workmanship,

Tools specific to Exo 35:21

Exo 35:21

And they came, every one whose heart stirred him up, and every one whom his spirit H7307 made willing, and they brought the LORD'S offering to the work of the tabernacle of the congregation, and for all his service, and for the holy garments.

Tools specific to Exo 35:31

Exo 35:31

And he hath filled him with the spirit H7307 of God, in wisdom, in understanding, and in knowledge, and in all manner of workmanship;

Tools specific to Num 5:14

Num 5:14

And the spirit H7307 of jealousy come upon him, and he be jealous of his wife, and she be defiled: or if the spirit H7307 of jealousy come upon him, and he be jealous of his wife, and she be not defiled:

Tools specific to Num 5:30

Num 5:30

Or when the spirit H7307 of jealousy cometh upon him, and he be jealous over his wife, and shall set the woman before the LORD, and the priest shall execute upon her all this law.

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Num 11:17

And I will come down and talk with thee there: and I will take of the spirit H7307 which is upon thee, and will put it upon them; and they shall bear the burden of the people with thee, that thou bear it not thyself alone.

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Num 11:25

And the LORD came down in a cloud, and spake unto him, and took of the spirit H7307 that was upon him, and gave it unto the seventy elders: and it came to pass, that, when the spirit H7307 rested upon them, they prophesied, and did not cease.

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Num 11:26

But there remained two of the men in the camp, the name of the one was Eldad, and the name of the other Medad: and the spirit H7307 rested upon them; and they were of them that were written, but went not out unto the tabernacle: and they prophesied in the camp.

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Num 11:29

And Moses said unto him, Enviest thou for my sake? would God that all the LORD'S people were prophets, and that the LORD would put his spirit H7307 upon them!

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Num 11:31

And there went forth a wind H7307 from the LORD, and brought quails from the sea, and let them fall by the camp, as it were a day's journey on this side, and as it were a day's journey on the other side, round about the camp, and as it were two cubits high upon the face of the earth.

Tools specific to Num 14:24

Num 14:24

But my servant Caleb, because he had another spirit H7307 with him, and hath followed me fully, him will I bring into the land whereinto he went; and his seed shall possess it.

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Num 16:22

And they fell upon their faces, and said, O God, the God of the spirits H7307 of all flesh, shall one man sin, and wilt thou be wroth with all the congregation?

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Num 24:2

And Balaam lifted up his eyes, and he saw Israel abiding in his tents according to their tribes; and the spirit H7307 of God came upon him.

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Num 27:16

Let the LORD, the God of the spirits H7307 of all flesh, set a man over the congregation,

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Num 27:18

And the LORD said unto Moses, Take thee Joshua the son of Nun, a man in whom is the spirit, H7307 and lay thine hand upon him;

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Deu 2:30

But Sihon king of Heshbon would not let us pass by him: for the LORD thy God hardened his spirit, H7307 and made his heart obstinate, that he might deliver him into thy hand, as appeareth this day.

Tools specific to Deu 34:9

Deu 34:9

And Joshua the son of Nun was full of the spirit H7307 of wisdom; for Moses had laid his hands upon him: and the children of Israel hearkened unto him, and did as the LORD commanded Moses.

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Jos 2:11

And as soon as we had heard these things, our hearts did melt, neither did there remain any more courage H7307 in any man, because of you: for the LORD your God, he is God in heaven above, and in earth beneath.

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Jos 5:1

And it came to pass, when all the kings of the Amorites, which were on the side of Jordan westward, and all the kings of the Canaanites, which were by the sea, heard that the LORD had dried up the waters of Jordan from before the children of Israel, until we were passed over, that their heart melted, neither was there spirit H7307 in them any more, because of the children of Israel.

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Jdg 3:10

And the Spirit H7307 of the LORD came upon him, and he judged Israel, and went out to war: and the LORD delivered Chushanrishathaim king of Mesopotamia into his hand; and his hand prevailed against Chushanrishathaim.

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Jdg 6:34

But the Spirit H7307 of the LORD came upon Gideon, and he blew a trumpet; and Abiezer was gathered after him.

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Jdg 8:3

God hath delivered into your hands the princes of Midian, Oreb and Zeeb: and what was I able to do in comparison of you? Then their anger H7307 was abated toward him, when he had said that.

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Jdg 9:23

Then God sent an evil spirit H7307 between Abimelech and the men of Shechem; and the men of Shechem dealt treacherously with Abimelech:

Tools specific to Jdg 11:29

Jdg 11:29

Then the Spirit H7307 of the LORD came upon Jephthah, and he passed over Gilead, and Manasseh, and passed over Mizpeh of Gilead, and from Mizpeh of Gilead he passed over unto the children of Ammon.

Tools specific to Jdg 13:25

Jdg 13:25

And the Spirit H7307 of the LORD began to move him at times in the camp of Dan between Zorah and Eshtaol.

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Jdg 14:6

And the Spirit H7307 of the LORD came mightily upon him, and he rent him as he would have rent a kid, and he had nothing in his hand: but he told not his father or his mother what he had done.

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Jdg 14:19

And the Spirit H7307 of the LORD came upon him, and he went down to Ashkelon, and slew thirty men of them, and took their spoil, and gave change of garments unto them which expounded the riddle. And his anger was kindled, and he went up to his father's house.

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Jdg 15:14

And when he came unto Lehi, the Philistines shouted against him: and the Spirit H7307 of the LORD came mightily upon him, and the cords that were upon his arms became as flax that was burnt with fire, and his bands loosed from off his hands.

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Jdg 15:19

But God clave an hollow place that was in the jaw, and there came water thereout; and when he had drunk, his spirit H7307 came again, and he revived: wherefore he called the name thereof Enhakkore, which is in Lehi unto this day.

Tools specific to 1Sa 1:15

1Sa 1:15

And Hannah answered and said, No, my lord, I am a woman of a sorrowful spirit: H7307 I have drunk neither wine nor strong drink, but have poured out my soul before the LORD.

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1Sa 10:6

And the Spirit H7307 of the LORD will come upon thee, and thou shalt prophesy with them, and shalt be turned into another man.

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1Sa 10:10

And when they came thither to the hill, behold, a company of prophets met him; and the Spirit H7307 of God came upon him, and he prophesied among them.

Search Results Continued...

1. Gen 1:2–1Sa 10:10

2. 1Sa 11:6–Job 6:4

3. Job 6:26–Psa 103:16

4. Psa 104:3–Ecc 7:8

5. Ecc 7:9–Isa 64:6

6. Isa 65:14–Eze 36:27

7. Eze 37:1–Mal 2:16

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