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Lexicon :: Strong's H2617 - checed

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חֶסֶד
Transliteration
checed
Pronunciation
kheh'·sed (Key)
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Part of Speech
masculine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
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TWOT Reference: 698a,699a

Strong’s Definitions

חֶסֶד cheçed, kheh'-sed; from H2616; kindness; by implication (towards God) piety; rarely (by opposition) reproof, or (subjectively) beauty:—favour, good deed(-liness, -ness), kindly, (loving-) kindness, merciful (kindness), mercy, pity, reproach, wicked thing.


KJV Translation Count — Total: 248x

The KJV translates Strong's H2617 in the following manner: mercy (149x), kindness (40x), lovingkindness (30x), goodness (12x), kindly (5x), merciful (4x), favour (3x), good (1x), goodliness (1x), pity (1x), reproach (1x), wicked thing (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 248x
The KJV translates Strong's H2617 in the following manner: mercy (149x), kindness (40x), lovingkindness (30x), goodness (12x), kindly (5x), merciful (4x), favour (3x), good (1x), goodliness (1x), pity (1x), reproach (1x), wicked thing (1x).
  1. goodness, kindness, faithfulness

  2. a reproach, shame

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
חֶסֶד cheçed, kheh'-sed; from H2616; kindness; by implication (towards God) piety; rarely (by opposition) reproof, or (subjectively) beauty:—favour, good deed(-liness, -ness), kindly, (loving-) kindness, merciful (kindness), mercy, pity, reproach, wicked thing.

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H2617 matches the Hebrew חֶסֶד (checed),
which occurs 253 times in 241 verses in the Hebrew concordance of the NASB

Page 1 / 5 (Gen 19:19–1Ch 17:13)

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 19:19 - Behold now, thy servant hath found grace in thy sight, and thou hast magnified thy mercy, H2617 which thou hast shewed unto me in saving my life; and I cannot escape to the mountain, lest some evil take me, and I die:
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 20:13 - And it came to pass, when God caused me to wander from my father's house, that I said unto her, This is thy kindness H2617 which thou shalt shew unto me; at every place whither we shall come, say of me, He is my brother.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 21:23 - Now therefore swear unto me here by God that thou wilt not deal falsely with me, nor with my son, nor with my son's son: but according to the kindness H2617 that I have done unto thee, thou shalt do unto me, and to the land wherein thou hast sojourned.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 24:12 - And he said, O LORD God of my master Abraham, I pray thee, send me good speed this day, and shew kindness H2617 unto my master Abraham.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 24:14 - And let it come to pass, that the damsel to whom I shall say, Let down thy pitcher, I pray thee, that I may drink; and she shall say, Drink, and I will give thy camels drink also: let the same be she that thou hast appointed for thy servant Isaac; and thereby shall I know that thou hast shewed kindness H2617 unto my master.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 24:27 - And he said, Blessed be the LORD God of my master Abraham, who hath not left destitute my master of his mercy H2617 and his truth: I being in the way, the LORD led me to the house of my master's brethren.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 24:49 - And now if ye will deal kindly H2617 and truly with my master, tell me: and if not, tell me; that I may turn to the right hand, or to the left.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 32:10 - I am not worthy of the least of all the mercies, H2617 and of all the truth, which thou hast shewed unto thy servant; for with my staff I passed over this Jordan; and now I am become two bands.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 39:21 - But the LORD was with Joseph, and shewed him mercy, H2617 and gave him favour in the sight of the keeper of the prison.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 40:14 - But think on me when it shall be well with thee, and shew kindness, H2617 I pray thee, unto me, and make mention of me unto Pharaoh, and bring me out of this house:
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 47:29 - And the time drew nigh that Israel must die: and he called his son Joseph, and said unto him, If now I have found grace in thy sight, put, I pray thee, thy hand under my thigh, and deal kindly H2617 and truly with me; bury me not, I pray thee, in Egypt:
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 15:13 - Thou in thy mercy H2617 hast led forth the people which thou hast redeemed: thou hast guided them in thy strength unto thy holy habitation.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 20:6 - And shewing mercy H2617 unto thousands of them that love me, and keep my commandments.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 34:6 - And the LORD passed by before him, and proclaimed, The LORD, The LORD God, merciful and gracious, longsuffering, and abundant in goodness H2617 and truth,
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 34:7 - Keeping mercy H2617 for thousands, forgiving iniquity and transgression and sin, and that will by no means clear the guilty; visiting the iniquity of the fathers upon the children, and upon the children's children, unto the third and to the fourth generation.
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 20:17 - And if a man shall take his sister, his father's daughter, or his mother's daughter, and see her nakedness, and she see his nakedness; it is a wicked thing; H2617 and they shall be cut off in the sight of their people: he hath uncovered his sister's nakedness; he shall bear his iniquity.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 14:18 - The LORD is longsuffering, and of great mercy, H2617 forgiving iniquity and transgression, and by no means clearing the guilty, visiting the iniquity of the fathers upon the children unto the third and fourth generation.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 14:19 - Pardon, I beseech thee, the iniquity of this people according unto the greatness of thy mercy, H2617 and as thou hast forgiven this people, from Egypt even until now.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 5:10 - And shewing mercy H2617 unto thousands of them that love me and keep my commandments.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 7:9 - Know therefore that the LORD thy God, he is God, the faithful God, which keepeth covenant and mercy H2617 with them that love him and keep his commandments to a thousand generations;
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 7:12 - Wherefore it shall come to pass, if ye hearken to these judgments, and keep, and do them, that the LORD thy God shall keep unto thee the covenant and the mercy H2617 which he sware unto thy fathers:
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 2:12 - Now therefore, I pray you, swear unto me by the LORD, since I have shewed you kindness, H2617 that ye will also shew kindness H2617 unto my father's house, and give me a true token:
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 2:14 - And the men answered her, Our life for yours, if ye utter not this our business. And it shall be, when the LORD hath given us the land, that we will deal kindly H2617 and truly with thee.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 1:24 - And the spies saw a man come forth out of the city, and they said unto him, Shew us, we pray thee, the entrance into the city, and we will shew thee mercy. H2617
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 8:35 - Neither shewed they kindness H2617 to the house of Jerubbaal, namely, Gideon, according to all the goodness which he had shewed unto Israel.
Unchecked Copy BoxRth 1:8 - And Naomi said unto her two daughters in law, Go, return each to her mother's house: the LORD deal kindly H2617 with you, as ye have dealt with the dead, and with me.
Unchecked Copy BoxRth 2:20 - And Naomi said unto her daughter in law, Blessed be he of the LORD, who hath not left off his kindness H2617 to the living and to the dead. And Naomi said unto her, The man is near of kin unto us, one of our next kinsmen.
Unchecked Copy BoxRth 3:10 - And he said, Blessed be thou of the LORD, my daughter: for thou hast shewed more kindness H2617 in the latter end than at the beginning, inasmuch as thou followedst not young men, whether poor or rich.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 15:6 - And Saul said unto the Kenites, Go, depart, get you down from among the Amalekites, lest I destroy you with them: for ye shewed kindness H2617 to all the children of Israel, when they came up out of Egypt. So the Kenites departed from among the Amalekites.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 20:8 - Therefore thou shalt deal kindly H2617 with thy servant; for thou hast brought thy servant into a covenant of the LORD with thee: notwithstanding, if there be in me iniquity, slay me thyself; for why shouldest thou bring me to thy father?
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 20:14 - And thou shalt not only while yet I live shew me the kindness H2617 of the LORD, that I die not:
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 20:15 - But also thou shalt not cut off thy kindness H2617 from my house for ever: no, not when the LORD hath cut off the enemies of David every one from the face of the earth.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 2:5 - And David sent messengers unto the men of Jabeshgilead, and said unto them, Blessed be ye of the LORD, that ye have shewed this kindness H2617 unto your lord, even unto Saul, and have buried him.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 2:6 - And now the LORD shew kindness H2617 and truth unto you: and I also will requite you this kindness, because ye have done this thing.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 3:8 - Then was Abner very wroth for the words of Ishbosheth, and said, Am I a dog's head, which against Judah do shew kindness H2617 this day unto the house of Saul thy father, to his brethren, and to his friends, and have not delivered thee into the hand of David, that thou chargest me to day with a fault concerning this woman?
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 7:15 - But my mercy H2617 shall not depart away from him, as I took it from Saul, whom I put away before thee.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 9:1 - And David said, Is there yet any that is left of the house of Saul, that I may shew him kindness H2617 for Jonathan's sake?
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 9:3 - And the king said, Is there not yet any of the house of Saul, that I may shew the kindness H2617 of God unto him? And Ziba said unto the king, Jonathan hath yet a son, which is lame on his feet.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 9:7 - And David said unto him, Fear not: for I will surely shew thee kindness H2617 for Jonathan thy father's sake, and will restore thee all the land of Saul thy father; and thou shalt eat bread at my table continually.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 10:2 - Then said David, I will shew kindness H2617 unto Hanun the son of Nahash, as his father shewed kindness H2617 unto me. And David sent to comfort him by the hand of his servants for his father. And David's servants came into the land of the children of Ammon.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 15:20 - Whereas thou camest but yesterday, should I this day make thee go up and down with us? seeing I go whither I may, return thou, and take back thy brethren: mercy H2617 and truth be with thee.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 16:17 - And Absalom said to Hushai, Is this thy kindness H2617 to thy friend? why wentest thou not with thy friend?
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 22:51 - He is the tower of salvation for his king: and sheweth mercy H2617 to his anointed, unto David, and to his seed for evermore.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 2:7 - But shew kindness H2617 unto the sons of Barzillai the Gileadite, and let them be of those that eat at thy table: for so they came to me when I fled because of Absalom thy brother.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 3:6 - And Solomon said, Thou hast shewed unto thy servant David my father great mercy, H2617 according as he walked before thee in truth, and in righteousness, and in uprightness of heart with thee; and thou hast kept for him this great kindness, H2617 that thou hast given him a son to sit on his throne, as it is this day.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 8:23 - And he said, LORD God of Israel, there is no God like thee, in heaven above, or on earth beneath, who keepest covenant and mercy H2617 with thy servants that walk before thee with all their heart:
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 20:31 - And his servants said unto him, Behold now, we have heard that the kings of the house of Israel are merciful H2617 kings: let us, I pray thee, put sackcloth on our loins, and ropes upon our heads, and go out to the king of Israel: peradventure he will save thy life.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 16:34 - O give thanks unto the LORD; for he is good; for his mercy H2617 endureth for ever.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 16:41 - And with them Heman and Jeduthun, and the rest that were chosen, who were expressed by name, to give thanks to the LORD, because his mercy H2617 endureth for ever;
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 17:13 - I will be his father, and he shall be my son: and I will not take my mercy H2617 away from him, as I took it from him that was before thee:

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