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Lexicon :: Strong's H251 - 'ach

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אָח
Transliteration
'ach
Pronunciation
äkh (Key)
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Part of Speech
masculine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
A primitive word
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TWOT Reference: 62a

Strong’s Definitions

אָח ʼâch, awkh; a primitive word; a brother (used in the widest sense of literal relationship and metaphorical affinity or resemblance [like H1]):—another, brother(-ly); kindred, like, other. Compare also the proper names beginning with 'Ah-' or 'Ahi-'.


KJV Translation Count — Total: 629x

The KJV translates Strong's H251 in the following manner: brethren (332x), brother (269x), another (23x), brotherly (1x), kindred (1x), like (1x), another (1x), other (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 629x
The KJV translates Strong's H251 in the following manner: brethren (332x), brother (269x), another (23x), brotherly (1x), kindred (1x), like (1x), another (1x), other (1x).
  1. brother

    1. brother of same parents

    2. half-brother (same father)

    3. relative, kinship, same tribe

    4. each to the other (reciprocal relationship)

    5. (fig.) of resemblance

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
אָח ʼâch, awkh; a primitive word; a brother (used in the widest sense of literal relationship and metaphorical affinity or resemblance [like H1]):—another, brother(-ly); kindred, like, other. Compare also the proper names beginning with 'Ah-' or 'Ahi-'.

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H251 matches the Hebrew אָח ('ach),
which occurs 634 times in 570 verses in the Hebrew concordance of the NASB

Page 1 / 12 (Gen 4:2–Gen 29:4)

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 4:2 - Again, she gave birth to his brother H251 Abel. And Abel was a keeper of flocks, but Cain was a tiller of the ground.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 4:8 - Cain [fn]told Abel his brother. H251 And it came about when they were in the field, that Cain rose up against Abel his brother H251 and killed him.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 4:9 - Then the LORD said to Cain, “Where is Abel your brother?” H251 And he said, “I do not know. Am I my brother’s H251 keeper?”
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 4:10 - He said, “What have you done? The voice of your brother’s H251 blood is crying to Me from the ground.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 4:11 - “Now you are cursed from the ground, which has opened its mouth to receive your brother’s H251 blood from your hand.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 4:21 - His brother’s H251 name was Jubal; he was the father of all those who play the lyre and pipe.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 9:5 - “Surely I will require [fn]your lifeblood; [fn]from every beast I will require it. And [fn]from every man, [fn]from every man’s brother H251 I will require the life of man.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 9:22 - Ham, the father of Canaan, saw the nakedness of his father, and told his two brothers H251 outside.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 9:25 - So he said,
“Cursed be Canaan;
[fn]A servant of servants
He shall be to his brothers.” H251
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 10:21 - Also to Shem, the father of all the children of Eber, and the [fn]older brother H251 of Japheth, children were born.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 10:25 - Two sons were born to Eber; the name of the one was [fn]Peleg, for in his days the earth was divided; and his brother’s H251 name was Joktan.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 12:5 - Abram took Sarai his wife and Lot his nephew, H251 and all their possessions which they had accumulated, and the [fn]persons which they had acquired in Haran, and they [fn]set out for the land of Canaan; thus they came to the land of Canaan.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 13:8 - So Abram said to Lot, “Please let there be no strife between you and me, nor between my herdsmen and your herdsmen, for we are brothers. H251
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 13:11 - So Lot chose for himself all the [fn]valley of the Jordan, and Lot journeyed eastward. Thus they separated from each other. H251
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 14:12 - They also took Lot, Abram’s nephew, H251 and his possessions and departed, for he was living in Sodom.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 14:13 - Then [fn]a fugitive came and told Abram the Hebrew. Now he was [fn]living by the [fn]oaks of Mamre the Amorite, brother H251 of Eshcol and brother H251 of Aner, and these were [fn]allies with Abram.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 14:14 - When Abram heard that his [fn]relative H251 had been taken captive, he [fn]led out his trained men, born in his house, three hundred and eighteen, and went in pursuit as far as Dan.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 14:16 - He brought back all the goods, and also brought back his [fn]relative H251 Lot with his possessions, and also the women, and the people.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 16:12 - “He will be a wild donkey of a man,
His hand will be against everyone,
And everyone’s hand will be against him;
And he will [fn]live [fn]to the east of all his brothers.” H251
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 19:7 - and said, “Please, my brothers, H251 do not act wickedly.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 20:5 - “Did he not himself say to me, ‘She is my sister’? And she herself said, ‘He is my brother.’ H251 In the integrity of my heart and the innocence of my [fn]hands I have done this.”
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 20:13 - and it came about, when God caused me to wander from my father’s house, that I said to her, ‘This is [fn]the kindness which you will show to me: [fn]everywhere we go, say of me, “He is my brother.”’” H251
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 20:16 - To Sarah he said, “Behold, I have given your brother H251 a thousand pieces of silver; behold, it is [fn]your vindication before all who are with you, and before all men you are cleared.”
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 22:20 - Now it came about after these things, that it was told Abraham, saying, “Behold, Milcah [fn]also has borne children to your brother H251 Nahor:
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 22:21 - Uz his firstborn and Buz his brother H251 and Kemuel the father of Aram
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 22:23 - Bethuel [fn]became the father of Rebekah; these eight Milcah bore to Nahor, Abraham’s brother. H251
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 24:15 - Before he had finished speaking, behold, Rebekah who was born to Bethuel the son of Milcah, the wife of Abraham’s brother H251 Nahor, came out with her jar on her shoulder.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 24:27 - He said, “Blessed be the LORD, the God of my master Abraham, who has not forsaken His lovingkindness and His truth toward my master; as for me, the LORD has guided me in the way to the house of my master’s brothers.” H251
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 24:29 - Now Rebekah had a brother H251 whose name was Laban; and Laban ran outside to the man at the spring.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 24:48 - “And I bowed low and worshiped the LORD, and blessed the LORD, the God of my master Abraham, who had guided me in the right way to take the daughter of my master’s [fn]kinsman H251 for his son.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 24:53 - The servant brought out articles of silver and articles of gold, and garments, and gave them to Rebekah; he also gave precious things to her brother H251 and to her mother.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 24:55 - But her brother H251 and her mother said, “Let the girl stay with us a few days, say ten; afterward she may go.”
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 25:18 - They [fn]settled from Havilah to Shur which is [fn]east of Egypt [fn]as one goes toward Assyria; he [fn]settled in defiance of all his [fn]relatives. H251
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 25:26 - Afterward his brother H251 came forth with his hand holding on to Esau’s heel, so his name was called [fn]Jacob; and Isaac was sixty years old when she gave birth to them.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 27:6 - Rebekah said to her son Jacob, “Behold, I heard your father speak to your brother H251 Esau, saying,
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 27:11 - Jacob [fn]answered his mother Rebekah, “Behold, Esau my brother H251 is a hairy man and I am a smooth man.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 27:23 - He did not recognize him, because his hands were hairy like his brother H251 Esau’s hands; so he blessed him.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 27:29 - May peoples serve you,
And nations bow down to you;
Be master of your brothers, H251
And may your mother’s sons bow down to you.
Cursed be those who curse you,
And blessed be those who bless you.”
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 27:30 - Now it came about, as soon as Isaac had finished blessing Jacob, and Jacob had hardly gone out from the presence of Isaac his father, that Esau his brother H251 came in from his hunting.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 27:35 - And he said, “Your brother H251 came deceitfully and has taken away your blessing.”
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 27:37 - But Isaac replied to Esau, “Behold, I have made him your master, and all his [fn]relatives H251 I have given to him [fn]as servants; and with grain and new wine I have sustained him. Now as for you then, what can I do, my son?”
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 27:40 - “By your sword you shall live,
And your brother H251 you shall serve;
But it shall come about when you become restless,
That you will [fn]break his yoke from your neck.”
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 27:41 - So Esau bore a grudge against Jacob because of the blessing with which his father had blessed him; and Esau said [fn]to himself, “The days of mourning for my father are near; then I will kill my brother H251 Jacob.”
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 27:42 - Now when the words of her elder son Esau were reported to Rebekah, she sent and called her younger son Jacob, and said to him, “Behold your brother H251 Esau is consoling himself concerning you by planning to kill you.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 27:43 - “Now therefore, my son, obey my voice, and arise, [fn]flee to Haran, to my brother H251 Laban!
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 27:44 - “Stay with him a few days, until your brother’s H251 fury [fn]subsides,
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 27:45 - until your brother’s H251 anger [fn]against you subsides and he forgets what you did to him. Then I will send and get you from there. Why should I be bereaved of you both in one day?”
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 28:2 - “Arise, go to Paddan-aram, to the house of Bethuel your mother’s father; and from there take to yourself a wife from the daughters of Laban your mother’s brother. H251
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 28:5 - Then Isaac sent Jacob away, and he went to Paddan-aram to Laban, son of Bethuel the Aramean, the brother H251 of Rebekah, the mother of Jacob and Esau.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 29:4 - Jacob said to them, “My brothers, H251 where are you from?” And they said, “We are from Haran.”

 
 
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