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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 NASB

Strong's Number H7307 matches the Hebrew רוּחַ (ruwach),
which occurs 375 times in 346 verses in the Hebrew concordance of the NASB
Page 1 / 7 (Gen 1:2–1Sa 10:10)

Tools specific to Gen 1:2

Gen 1:2

The earth was fnformless and void, and darkness was over the fnsurface of the deep, and the Spirit H7307 of God was fnmoving over the fnsurface of the waters.

Tools specific to Gen 3:8

Gen 3:8

They heard the sound of the LORD God walking in the garden in the fncool H7307 of the day, and the man and his wife hid themselves from the presence of the LORD God among the trees of the garden.

Tools specific to Gen 6:3

Gen 6:3

Then the LORD said, “My Spirit H7307 shall not fnstrive with man forever, fnbecause he also is flesh; fnnevertheless his days shall be one hundred and twenty years.”

Tools specific to Gen 6:17

Gen 6:17

“Behold, I, even I am bringing the flood of water upon the earth, to destroy all flesh in which is the breath H7307 of life, from under heaven; everything that is on the earth shall perish.

Tools specific to Gen 7:15

Gen 7:15

So they went into the ark to Noah, by twos of all flesh in which was the breath H7307 of life.

Tools specific to Gen 7:22

Gen 7:22

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

Tools specific to Gen 8:1

Gen 8:1

But God remembered Noah and all the beasts and all the cattle that were with him in the ark; and God caused a wind H7307 to pass over the earth, and the water subsided.

Tools specific to Gen 26:35

Gen 26:35

and they fnbrought grief H7307 to Isaac and Rebekah.

Tools specific to Gen 41:8

Gen 41:8

Now in the morning his spirit H7307 was troubled, so he sent and called for all the fnmagicians of Egypt, and all its wise men. And Pharaoh told them his fndreams, but there was no one who could interpret them to Pharaoh.

Tools specific to Gen 41:38

Gen 41:38

Then Pharaoh said to his servants, “Can we find a man like this, in whom is a divine spirit?” H7307

Tools specific to Gen 45:27

Gen 45:27

When they told him all the words of Joseph that he had spoken to them, and when he saw the wagons that Joseph had sent to carry him, the spirit H7307 of their father Jacob revived.

Tools specific to Exo 6:9

Exo 6:9

So Moses spoke thus to the sons of Israel, but they did not listen to Moses on account of their fndespondency H7307 and cruel bondage.

Tools specific to Exo 10:13

Exo 10:13

So Moses stretched out his staff over the land of Egypt, and the LORD directed an east wind H7307 on the land all that day and all that night; and when it was morning, the east wind H7307 fnbrought the locusts.

Tools specific to Exo 10:19

Exo 10:19

So the LORD shifted the wind to a very strong west wind H7307 which took up the locusts and drove them into the fnRed Sea; not one locust was left in all the territory of Egypt.

Tools specific to Exo 14:21

Exo 14:21

Then Moses stretched out his hand over the sea; and the LORD fnswept the sea back by a strong east wind H7307 all night and turned the sea into dry land, so the waters were divided.

Tools specific to Exo 15:8

Exo 15:8

“At the blast H7307 of Your nostrils the waters were piled up,
The flowing waters stood up like a heap;
The deeps were congealed in the heart of the sea.

Tools specific to Exo 15:10

Exo 15:10

“You blew with Your wind, H7307 the sea covered them;
They sank like lead in the fnmighty waters.

Tools specific to Exo 28:3

Exo 28:3

“You shall speak to all the fnskillful persons whom I have endowed with fnthe spirit H7307 of wisdom, that they make Aaron’s garments to consecrate him, that he may minister as priest to Me.

Tools specific to Exo 31:3

Exo 31:3

“I have filled him with the Spirit H7307 of God in wisdom, in understanding, in knowledge, and in all kinds of fncraftsmanship,

Tools specific to Exo 35:21

Exo 35:21

Everyone whose heart fnstirred him and everyone whose spirit H7307 fnmoved him came and brought the LORDS fncontribution for the work of the tent of meeting and for all its service and for the holy garments.

Tools specific to Exo 35:31

Exo 35:31

“And He has filled him with the Spirit H7307 of God, in wisdom, in understanding and in knowledge and in all fncraftsmanship;

Tools specific to Num 5:14

Num 5:14

fnif a spirit H7307 of jealousy comes over him and he is jealous of his wife when she has defiled herself, or if a spirit H7307 of jealousy comes over him and he is jealous of his wife when she has not defiled herself,

Tools specific to Num 5:30

Num 5:30

or when a spirit H7307 of jealousy comes over a man and he is jealous of his wife, he shall then make the woman stand before the LORD, and the priest shall apply all this law to her.

Tools specific to Num 11:17

Num 11:17

“Then I will come down and speak with you there, and I will take of the Spirit H7307 who is upon you, and will put Him upon them; and they shall bear the burden of the people with you, so that you will not bear it all alone.

Tools specific to Num 11:25

Num 11:25

Then the LORD came down in the cloud and spoke to him; and He took of the Spirit H7307 who was upon him and placed Him upon the seventy elders. And when the Spirit H7307 rested upon them, they prophesied. But they did not do it again.

Tools specific to Num 11:26

Num 11:26

But two men had remained in the camp; the name of one was Eldad and the name of the fnother Medad. And the Spirit H7307 rested upon them (now they were among those who had been registered, but had not gone out to the tent), and they prophesied in the camp.

Tools specific to Num 11:29

Num 11:29

But Moses said to him, “Are you jealous for my sake? Would that all the LORDS people were prophets, that the LORD would put His Spirit H7307 upon them!”

Tools specific to Num 11:31

Num 11:31

Now there went forth a wind H7307 from the LORD and it brought quail from the sea, and let them fall beside the camp, about a day’s journey on this side and a day’s journey on the other side, all around the camp and fnabout two fncubits deep on the surface of the ground.

Tools specific to Num 14:24

Num 14:24

“But My servant Caleb, because he has had a different spirit H7307 and has followed Me fully, fnI will bring into the land fnwhich he entered, and his fndescendants shall take possession of it.

Tools specific to Num 16:22

Num 16:22

But they fell on their faces and said, “O God, God of the spirits H7307 of all flesh, when one man sins, will You be angry with the entire congregation?”

Tools specific to Num 24:2

Num 24:2

And Balaam lifted up his eyes and saw Israel fncamping tribe by tribe; and the Spirit H7307 of God came upon him.

Tools specific to Num 27:16

Num 27:16

“May the LORD, the God of the spirits H7307 of all flesh, appoint a man over the congregation,

Tools specific to Num 27:18

Num 27:18

So the LORD said to Moses, “fnTake Joshua the son of Nun, a man in whom is the Spirit, H7307 and lay your hand on him;

Tools specific to Deu 2:30

Deu 2:30

“But Sihon king of Heshbon was not willing for us to pass fnthrough his land; for the LORD your God hardened his spirit H7307 and made his heart obstinate, in order to deliver him into your hand, as he is today.

Tools specific to Deu 34:9

Deu 34:9

Now Joshua the son of Nun was filled with the spirit H7307 of wisdom, for Moses had laid his hands on him; and the sons of Israel listened to him and did as the LORD had commanded Moses.

Tools specific to Jos 2:11

Jos 2:11

“When we heard it, our hearts melted and no fncourage H7307 remained in any man any longer because of you; for the LORD your God, He is God in heaven above and on earth beneath.

Tools specific to Jos 5:1

Jos 5:1

Now it came about when all the kings of the Amorites who were beyond the Jordan to the west, and all the kings of the Canaanites who were by the sea, heard how the LORD had dried up the waters of the Jordan before the sons of Israel until fnthey had crossed, that their hearts melted, and there was no spirit H7307 in them any longer because of the sons of Israel.

Tools specific to Jdg 3:10

Jdg 3:10

The Spirit H7307 of the LORD came upon him, and he judged Israel. When he went out to war, the LORD gave Cushan-rishathaim king of fnMesopotamia into his hand, so that fnhe prevailed over Cushan-rishathaim.

Tools specific to Jdg 6:34

Jdg 6:34

So the Spirit H7307 of the LORD fncame upon Gideon; and he blew a trumpet, and the Abiezrites were called together to follow him.

Tools specific to Jdg 8:3

Jdg 8:3

“God has given the leaders of Midian, Oreb and Zeeb into your hands; and what was I able to do in comparison with you?” Then their fnanger H7307 toward him subsided when he said fnthat.

Tools specific to Jdg 9:23

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

Now the Spirit H7307 of the LORD came upon Jephthah, so that he passed through Gilead and Manasseh; then he passed through Mizpah of Gilead, and from Mizpah of Gilead he went on to the sons of Ammon.

Tools specific to Jdg 13:25

Jdg 13:25

And the Spirit H7307 of the LORD began to stir him in fnMahaneh-dan, between Zorah and Eshtaol.

Tools specific to Jdg 14:6

Jdg 14:6

The Spirit H7307 of the LORD fncame upon him mightily, so that he tore him as one tears a young goat though he had nothing in his hand; but he did not tell his father or mother what he had done.

Tools specific to Jdg 14:19

Jdg 14:19

Then the Spirit H7307 of the LORD fncame upon him mightily, and he went down to Ashkelon and killed thirty of them and took their spoil and gave the changes of clothes to those who told the riddle. And his anger burned, and he went up to his father’s house.

Tools specific to Jdg 15:14

Jdg 15:14

When he came to Lehi, the Philistines shouted as they met him. And the Spirit H7307 of the LORD fncame upon him mightily so that the ropes that were on his arms were as flax that is burned with fire, and his bonds fndropped from his hands.

Tools specific to Jdg 15:19

Jdg 15:19

But God split the hollow place that is in Lehi so that water came out of it. When he drank, his fnstrength H7307 returned and he revived. Therefore he named it fnEn-hakkore, which is in Lehi to this day.

Tools specific to 1Sa 1:15

1Sa 1:15

But Hannah replied, “No, my lord, I am a woman fnoppressed in spirit; H7307 I have drunk neither wine nor strong drink, but I have poured out my soul before the LORD.

Tools specific to 1Sa 10:6

1Sa 10:6

“Then the Spirit H7307 of the LORD will come upon you mightily, and you shall prophesy with them and be changed into another man.

Tools specific to 1Sa 10:10

1Sa 10:10

When they came to fnthe hill there, behold, a group of prophets met him; and the Spirit H7307 of God came upon him mightily, so that 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 104:4

4. Psa 104:29–Ecc 8:8

5. Ecc 10:4–Isa 66:2

6. Jer 2:24–Eze 37:5

7. Eze 37:6–Mal 2:16

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