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Lexicon :: Strong's H2416 - chay

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חַי
Transliteration
chay
Pronunciation
khah'·ē (Key)
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Part of Speech
adjective, feminine noun, masculine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 644a

Strong’s Definitions

חַי chay, khah'-ee; from H2421; alive; hence, raw (flesh); fresh (plant, water, year), strong; also (as noun, especially in the feminine singular and masculine plural) life (or living thing), whether literally or figuratively:— age, alive, appetite, (wild) beast, company, congregation, life(-time), live(-ly), living (creature, thing), maintenance, merry, multitude, (be) old, quick, raw, running, springing, troop.


KJV Translation Count — Total: 501x

The KJV translates Strong's H2416 in the following manner: live (197x), life (144x), beast (76x), alive (31x), creature (15x), running (7x), living thing (6x), raw (6x), miscellaneous (19x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 501x
The KJV translates Strong's H2416 in the following manner: live (197x), life (144x), beast (76x), alive (31x), creature (15x), running (7x), living thing (6x), raw (6x), miscellaneous (19x).
adjective
  1. living, alive

    1. green (of vegetation)

    2. flowing, fresh (of water)

    3. lively, active (of man)

    4. reviving (of the springtime)

      masculine noun
  2. relatives

  3. life (abstract emphatic)

    1. life

    2. sustenance, maintenance

      feminine noun
  4. living thing, animal

    1. animal

    2. life

    3. appetite

    4. revival, renewal

  5. community

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
חַי chay, khah'-ee; from H2421; alive; hence, raw (flesh); fresh (plant, water, year), strong; also (as noun, especially in the feminine singular and masculine plural) life (or living thing), whether literally or figuratively:— age, alive, appetite, (wild) beast, company, congregation, life(-time), live(-ly), living (creature, thing), maintenance, merry, multitude, (be) old, quick, raw, running, springing, troop.

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H2416 matches the Hebrew חַי (chay),
which occurs 529 times in 446 verses in the Hebrew concordance of the NASB

Page 1 / 9 (Gen 1:20–Gen 45:3)

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 1:20 - Then God said, “Let the waters [fn]teem with swarms of living H2416 creatures, and let birds fly above the earth [fn]in the open [fn]expanse of the heavens.”
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 1:21 - God created the great sea monsters and every living H2416 creature that moves, with which the waters swarmed after their kind, and every winged bird after its kind; and God saw that it was good.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 1:24 - Then God said, “Let the earth bring forth living H2416 creatures after [fn]their kind: cattle and creeping things and beasts H2416 of the earth after [fn]their kind”; and it was so.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 1:25 - God made the beasts H2416 of the earth after [fn]their kind, and the cattle after [fn]their kind, and everything that creeps on the ground after its kind; and God saw that it was good.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 1:28 - God blessed them; and God said to them, “Be fruitful and multiply, and fill the earth, and subdue it; and rule over the fish of the sea and over the birds of the [fn]sky and over every living H2416 thing H2416 that [fn]moves on the earth.”
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 1:30 - and to every beast H2416 of the earth and to every bird of the [fn]sky and to every thing that [fn]moves on the earth [fn]which has life, H2416 I have given every green plant for food”; and it was so.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 2:7 - Then the LORD God formed man of dust from the ground, and breathed into his nostrils the breath of life; H2416 and man became a living H2416 [fn]being.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 2:9 - Out of the ground the LORD God caused to grow every tree that is pleasing to the sight and good for food; the tree of life H2416 also in the midst of the garden, and the tree of the knowledge of good and evil.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 2:19 - Out of the ground the LORD God formed every beast H2416 of the field and every bird of the [fn]sky, and brought them to the man to see what he would call them; and whatever the man called a living H2416 creature, that was its name.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 2:20 - The man gave names to all the cattle, and to the birds of the [fn]sky, and to every beast H2416 of the field, but for [fn]Adam there was not found a helper [fn]suitable for him.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 3:1 - Now the serpent was more crafty than any beast H2416 of the field which the LORD God had made. And he said to the woman, “Indeed, has God said, ‘You shall not eat from [fn]any tree of the garden’?”
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 3:14 - The LORD God said to the serpent,
“Because you have done this,
Cursed are you more than all cattle,
And more than every beast H2416 of the field;
On your belly you will go,
And dust you will eat
All the days of your life; H2416
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 3:17 - Then to Adam He said, “Because you have listened to the voice of your wife, and have eaten from the tree about which I commanded you, saying, ‘You shall not eat from it’;
Cursed is the ground because of you;
In [fn]toil you will eat of it
All the days of your life. H2416
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 3:20 - Now the man called his wife’s name [fn]Eve, because she was the mother of all the living. H2416
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 3:22 - Then the LORD God said, “Behold, the man has become like one of Us, knowing good and evil; and now, he might stretch out his hand, and take also from the tree of life, H2416 and eat, and live forever”—
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 3:24 - So He drove the man out; and at the east of the garden of Eden He stationed the cherubim and the flaming sword which turned every direction to guard the way to the tree of life. H2416
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 6:17 - “Behold, I, even I am bringing the flood of water upon the earth, to destroy all flesh in which is the breath of life, H2416 from under heaven; everything that is on the earth shall perish.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 6:19 - “And of every living H2416 thing H2416 of all flesh, you shall bring two of every kind into the ark, to keep them alive with you; they shall be male and female.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 7:11 - In the six hundredth year of Noah’s life, H2416 in the second month, on the seventeenth day of the month, on the same day all the fountains of the great deep burst open, and the [fn]floodgates of the sky were opened.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 7:14 - they and every beast H2416 after its kind, and all the cattle after [fn]their kind, and every creeping thing that creeps on the earth after its kind, and every bird after its kind, [fn]all sorts of birds.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 7:15 - So they went into the ark to Noah, by twos of all flesh in which was the breath of life. H2416
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 7:21 - All flesh that [fn]moved on the earth perished, birds and cattle and beasts H2416 and every swarming thing that swarms upon the earth, and all mankind;
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 7:22 - of all that was on the dry land, all in whose nostrils was the breath of the spirit of life, H2416 died.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 8:1 - But God remembered Noah and all the beasts H2416 and all the cattle that were with him in the ark; and God caused a wind to pass over the earth, and the water subsided.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 8:17 - “Bring out with you every living H2416 thing H2416 of all flesh that is with you, birds and animals and every creeping thing that creeps on the earth, that they may [fn]breed abundantly on the earth, and be fruitful and multiply on the earth.”
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 8:19 - Every beast, H2416 every creeping thing, and every bird, everything that moves on the earth, went out [fn]by their families from the ark.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 8:21 - The LORD smelled the soothing aroma; and the LORD said [fn]to Himself, “I will never again curse the ground on account of man, for the [fn]intent of man’s heart is evil from his youth; and I will never again [fn]destroy every living H2416 thing, H2416 as I have done.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 9:2 - “The fear of you and the terror of you will be on every beast H2416 of the earth and on every bird of the [fn]sky; with everything that creeps on the ground, and all the fish of the sea, into your hand they are given.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 9:3 - “Every moving thing that is alive H2416 shall be food for you; I give all to you, as I gave the green plant.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 9:5 - “Surely I will require [fn]your lifeblood; [fn]from every beast H2416 I will require it. And [fn]from every man, [fn]from every man’s brother I will require the life of man.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 9:10 - and with every living H2416 creature that is with you, the birds, the cattle, and every beast H2416 of the earth with you; of all that comes out of the ark, even every beast H2416 of the earth.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 9:12 - God said, “This is the sign of the covenant which I am making between Me and you and every living H2416 creature that is with you, for [fn]all successive generations;
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 9:15 - and I will remember My covenant, which is between Me and you and every living H2416 creature of all flesh; and never again shall the water become a flood to destroy all flesh.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 9:16 - “When the bow is in the cloud, then I will look upon it, to remember the everlasting covenant between God and every living H2416 creature of all flesh that is on the earth.”
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 18:10 - He said, “I will surely return to you [fn]at this time next H2416 year; H2416 and behold, Sarah your wife will have a son.” And Sarah was listening at the tent door, which was behind him.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 18:14 - “Is anything too [fn]difficult for the LORD? At the appointed time I will return to you, [fn]at this H2416 time next H2416 year, H2416 and Sarah will have a son.”
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 23:1 - Now [fn]Sarah lived H2416 one hundred and twenty-seven years; these were the years of the life H2416 of Sarah.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 25:6 - but to the sons of [fn]his concubines, Abraham gave gifts while he was still living, H2416 and sent them away from his son Isaac eastward, to the land of the east.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 25:7 - These are [fn]all the years of Abraham’s life H2416 that he lived, one hundred and seventy-five years.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 25:17 - These are the years of the life H2416 of Ishmael, one hundred and thirty-seven years; and he breathed his last and died, and was gathered to his people.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 26:19 - But when Isaac’s servants dug in the valley and found there a well of [fn]flowing H2416 water,
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 27:46 - Rebekah said to Isaac, “I am tired of [fn]living H2416 because of the daughters of Heth; if Jacob takes a wife from the daughters of Heth, like these, from the daughters of the land, what good will my life H2416 be to me?”
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 37:20 - “Now then, come and let us kill him and throw him into one of the pits; and we will say, ‘A wild beast H2416 devoured him.’ Then let us see what will become of his dreams!”
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 37:33 - Then he [fn]examined it and said, “It is my son’s tunic. A wild beast H2416 has devoured him; Joseph has surely been torn to pieces!”
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 42:15 - by this you will be tested: by the life H2416 of Pharaoh, you shall not go from this place unless your youngest brother comes here!
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 42:16 - “Send one of you that he may get your brother, while you remain confined, that your words may be tested, whether there is truth in you. But if not, by the life H2416 of Pharaoh, surely you are spies.”
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 43:7 - But they said, “The man questioned particularly about us and our relatives, saying, ‘Is your father still alive? H2416 Have you another brother?’ So we [fn]answered his questions. Could we possibly know that he would say, ‘Bring your brother down’?”
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 43:27 - Then he asked them about their welfare, and said, “Is your old father well, of whom you spoke? Is he still alive?” H2416
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 43:28 - They said, “Your servant our father is well; he is still alive.” H2416 They bowed down [fn]in homage.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 45:3 - Then Joseph said to his brothers, “I am Joseph! Is my father still alive?” H2416 But his brothers could not answer him, for they were dismayed at his presence.

 
 
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