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Lexicon :: Strong's H5315 - nephesh

נֶפֶשׁ
Transliteration
nephesh
Pronunciation
neh'·fesh (Key)
Part of Speech
feminine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 1395a

KJV Translation Count — Total: 753x
The KJV translates Strong's H5315 in the following manner: soul (475x), life (117x), person (29x), mind (15x), heart (15x), creature (9x), body (8x), himself (8x), yourselves (6x), dead (5x), will (4x), desire (4x), man (3x), themselves (3x), any (3x), appetite (2x), miscellaneous (47x).
Outline of Biblical Usage [?]
  1. soul, self, life, creature, person, appetite, mind, living being, desire, emotion, passion

    1. that which breathes, the breathing substance or being, soul, the inner being of man

    2. living being

    3. living being (with life in the blood)

    4. the man himself, self, person or individual

    5. seat of the appetites

    6. seat of emotions and passions

    7. activity of mind

      1. dubious

    8. activity of the will

      1. dubious

    9. activity of the character

      1. dubious

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
נֶפֶשׁ nephesh, neh'-fesh; from H5314; properly, a breathing creature, i.e. animal of (abstractly) vitality; used very widely in a literal, accommodated or figurative sense (bodily or mental):—any, appetite, beast, body, breath, creature, × dead(-ly), desire, × (dis-) contented, × fish, ghost, greedy, he, heart(-y), (hath, × jeopardy of) life (× in jeopardy), lust, man, me, mind, mortally, one, own, person, pleasure, (her-, him-, my-, thy-) self, them (your) -selves, slay, soul, tablet, they, thing, (× she) will, × would have it.
Gesenius' Hebrew-Chaldee Lexicon [?]

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Concordance Results Using KJV

Strong's Number H5315 matches the Hebrew נֶפֶשׁ (nephesh),
which occurs 753 times in 683 verses in the Hebrew concordance of the KJV
Page 8 / 14 (Psa 34:22–Psa 72:14)

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The LORD redeemeth the soul H5315 of his servants: and none of them that trust in him shall be desolate.

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Draw out also the spear, and stop the way against them that persecute me: say unto my soul, H5315 I am thy salvation.

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Let them be confounded and put to shame that seek after my soul: H5315 let them be turned back and brought to confusion that devise my hurt.

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For without cause have they hid for me their net in a pit, which without cause they have digged for my soul. H5315

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And my soul H5315 shall be joyful in the LORD: it shall rejoice in his salvation.

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They rewarded me evil for good to the spoiling of my soul. H5315

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But as for me, when they were sick, my clothing was sackcloth: I humbled my soul H5315 with fasting; and my prayer returned into mine own bosom.

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Lord, how long wilt thou look on? rescue my soul H5315 from their destructions, my darling from the lions.

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Let them not say in their hearts, Ah, so would we have it: H5315 let them not say, We have swallowed him up.

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They also that seek after my life H5315 lay snares for me: and they that seek my hurt speak mischievous things, and imagine deceits all the day long.

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Let them be ashamed and confounded together that seek after my soul H5315 to destroy it; let them be driven backward and put to shame that wish me evil.

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The LORD will preserve him, and keep him alive; and he shall be blessed upon the earth: and thou wilt not deliver him unto the will H5315 of his enemies.

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I said, LORD, be merciful unto me: heal my soul; H5315 for I have sinned against thee.

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[[To the chief Musician, Maschil, for the sons of Korah.]] As the hart panteth after the water brooks, so panteth my soul H5315 after thee, O God.

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My soul H5315 thirsteth for God, for the living God: when shall I come and appear before God?

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When I remember these things, I pour out my soul H5315 in me: for I had gone with the multitude, I went with them to the house of God, with the voice of joy and praise, with a multitude that kept holyday.

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Why art thou cast down, O my soul? H5315 and why art thou disquieted in me? hope thou in God: for I shall yet praise him for the help of his countenance.

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O my God, my soul H5315 is cast down within me: therefore will I remember thee from the land of Jordan, and of the Hermonites, from the hill Mizar.

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Why art thou cast down, O my soul? H5315 and why art thou disquieted within me? hope thou in God: for I shall yet praise him, who is the health of my countenance, and my God.

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Why art thou cast down, O my soul? H5315 and why art thou disquieted within me? hope in God: for I shall yet praise him, who is the health of my countenance, and my God.

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For our soul H5315 is bowed down to the dust: our belly cleaveth unto the earth.

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(For the redemption of their soul H5315 is precious, and it ceaseth for ever:)

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But God will redeem my soul H5315 from the power of the grave: for he shall receive me. Selah.

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Though while he lived he blessed his soul: H5315 and men will praise thee, when thou doest well to thyself.

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For strangers are risen up against me, and oppressors seek after my soul: H5315 they have not set God before them. Selah.

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Behold, God is mine helper: the Lord is with them that uphold my soul. H5315

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He hath delivered my soul H5315 in peace from the battle that was against me: for there were many with me.

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They gather themselves together, they hide themselves, they mark my steps, when they wait for my soul. H5315

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For thou hast delivered my soul H5315 from death: wilt not thou deliver my feet from falling, that I may walk before God in the light of the living?

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[[To the chief Musician, Altaschith, Michtam of David, when he fled from Saul in the cave.]] Be merciful unto me, O God, be merciful unto me: for my soul H5315 trusteth in thee: yea, in the shadow of thy wings will I make my refuge, until these calamities be overpast.

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My soul H5315 is among lions: and I lie even among them that are set on fire, even the sons of men, whose teeth are spears and arrows, and their tongue a sharp sword.

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They have prepared a net for my steps; my soul H5315 is bowed down: they have digged a pit before me, into the midst whereof they are fallen themselves. Selah.

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For, lo, they lie in wait for my soul: H5315 the mighty are gathered against me; not for my transgression, nor for my sin, O LORD.

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[[To the chief Musician, to Jeduthun, A Psalm of David.]] Truly my soul H5315 waiteth upon God: from him cometh my salvation.

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My soul, H5315 wait thou only upon God; for my expectation is from him.

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[[A Psalm of David, when he was in the wilderness of Judah.]] O God, thou art my God; early will I seek thee: my soul H5315 thirsteth for thee, my flesh longeth for thee in a dry and thirsty land, where no water is;

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My soul H5315 shall be satisfied as with marrow and fatness; and my mouth shall praise thee with joyful lips:

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My soul H5315 followeth hard after thee: thy right hand upholdeth me.

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But those that seek my soul, H5315 to destroy it, shall go into the lower parts of the earth.

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Which holdeth our soul H5315 in life, and suffereth not our feet to be moved.

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Come and hear, all ye that fear God, and I will declare what he hath done for my soul. H5315

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[[To the chief Musician upon Shoshannim, A Psalm of David.]] Save me, O God; for the waters are come in unto my soul. H5315

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When I wept, and chastened my soul H5315 with fasting, that was to my reproach.

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Draw nigh unto my soul, H5315 and redeem it: deliver me because of mine enemies.

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Let them be ashamed and confounded that seek after my soul: H5315 let them be turned backward, and put to confusion, that desire my hurt.

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For mine enemies speak against me; and they that lay wait for my soul H5315 take counsel together,

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Let them be confounded and consumed that are adversaries to my soul; H5315 let them be covered with reproach and dishonour that seek my hurt.

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My lips shall greatly rejoice when I sing unto thee; and my soul, H5315 which thou hast redeemed.

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He shall spare the poor and needy, and shall save the souls H5315 of the needy.

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He shall redeem their soul H5315 from deceit and violence: and precious shall their blood be in his sight.

Search Results Continued...

1. Gen 1:20–Exo 23:9

2. Exo 30:12–Lev 26:30

3. Lev 26:43–Deu 6:5

4. Deu 10:12–Jdg 18:25

5. Rth 4:15–1Ki 11:37

6. 1Ki 17:21–Job 13:14

7. Job 14:22–Psa 34:2

8. Psa 34:22–Psa 72:14

9. Psa 74:19–Psa 130:6

10. Psa 131:2–Pro 22:23

11. Pro 22:25–Isa 51:23

12. Isa 53:10–Jer 38:16

13. Jer 38:17–Eze 23:17

14. Eze 23:18–Zec 11:8

 
 
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