Choose a new font size and typeface

Customize your font sizeIncrease your font sizeDecrease your font sizeReturn to default font size

Choose a Bible text color
Read the Bible in blackRead the Bible in dark blueRead the Bible in blue

Customize your text type
Arial font
Trebuchet MS font
Georgia font
Times New Roman font

Customize your Hebrew text type
SBL Hebrew font
Times New Roman font
Arial font

Customize your Greek text type
Gentium font
Times New Roman font
Arial font

Close font preferences
The Blue Letter Bible
BLB Searches
Search the Bible
Search KJV
KJVNKJVNLTNIVESVCSBNASB
Version Selector Up Arrow NETRSVASVYLTDBYWEBHNV
RVR60VULWLCLXXmGNTTR  
Version Selector Down Arrow
 [?]

Advanced Options

Search a pre-defined list


OR Select a range of biblical books

From:

To:


OR Custom Selection:

Use semicolons to separate groups: 'Gen;Jdg;Psa-Mal' or 'Rom 3-12;Mat 1:15;Mat 5:12-22'

LexiConc
 [?]
 

Advanced Options

Exact Match
Beginning of the Word
Any Part of the Word
Theological FAQs
 [?]
 
Multi-Verse Retrieval
x
Search KJV
KJVNKJVNLTNIVESVCSBNASB
Version Selector Up Arrow NETRSVASVYLTDBYWEBHNV
RVR60VULWLCLXXmGNTTR  
Version Selector Down Arrow

Line-By-Line Order:
Line-By-Line Verse-Reference  Verse-Reference
Line-By-Line Reference-Verse  Reference-Verse
Line-By-Line Separate Line  Separate Line
Line-By-Line Verse Only  Verse Only
Line-By-Line Reference Only  Reference Only
Reference Delimiters:
No Reference Delimiters  None — Jhn 1:1 KJV
Square Reference Delimiters  Square — [Jhn 1:1 KJV]
Curly Reference Delimiters  Curly — {Jhn 1:1 KJV}
Parenthesis Reference Delimiters  Parens — (Jhn 1:1 KJV)
Paragraph Order:
Paragraph Verse-Reference  Verse-Reference
Paragraph Reference-Verse  Reference-Verse
Paragraph Reference-Only  Reference-Only
Number Delimiters:*
No Verse Numbers  No Number
No Verse Delimeters  No Delimiter — 15
Square Verse Delimiters  Square — [15]
Curly Verse Delimiters  Curly — {15}
Parenthesis Verse Delimiters  Parens — (15)
Other Options:
Abbreviate Books  Abbreviate Books
Quotes Around Verses  Quotes around Verses
Remove Square Brackets  Remove Square Brackets
 
Sort Canonically  Sort Canonically

* 'Number Delimiters' only apply to 'Paragraph Order'

Let's Connect
x

Connect on Facebook Connect on Twitter Connect on Instagram Connect on Pinterest Connect on YouTube

Subscribe to our Newsletter

Daily Devotionals
x

Blue Letter Bible offers several daily devotional readings in order to help you refocus on Christ and the Gospel of His peace and righteousness.

Daily Bible Reading Plans
x

Recognizing the value of consistent reflection upon the Word of God in order to refocus one’s mind and heart upon Christ and His Gospel of peace, we provide several reading plans designed to cover the entire Bible in a year.

One-Year Plans

Two-Year Plan

Lexicon :: Strong's H2654 - chaphets

חָפֵץ
Transliteration
chaphets
Pronunciation
khä·fāts' (Key)
Part of Speech
verb
Root Word (Etymology)
A primitive root
Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 712,713

KJV Translation Count — Total: 75x
The KJV translates Strong's H2654 in the following manner: delight (39x), please (14x), desire (9x), will (3x), pleasure (3x), favour (2x), like (2x), moveth (1x), would (1x), at all (1x).
Outline of Biblical Usage [?]
  1. to delight in, take pleasure in, desire, be pleased with

    1. (Qal)

      1. of men

        1. to take pleasure in, delight in

        2. to delight, desire, be pleased to do

      2. of God

        1. to delight in, have pleasure in

        2. to be pleased to do

  2. to move, bend down

    1. (Qal) to bend down

Strong’s Definitions [?] (Strong’s Definitions Legend)
חָפֵץ châphêts, khaw-fates'; a primitive root; properly, to incline to; by implication (literally but rarely) to bend; figuratively, to be pleased with, desire:—× any at all, (have, take) delight, desire, favour, like, move, be (well) pleased, have pleasure, will, would.
Gesenius' Hebrew-Chaldee Lexicon [?]

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Concordance Results Using KJV

Strong's Number H2654 matches the Hebrew חָפֵץ (chaphets),
which occurs 75 times in 71 verses in the Hebrew concordance of the KJV
Page 1 / 2 (Gen 34:19–Sng 8:4)

Tools specific to Gen 34:19

Unchecked Copy Box Gen 34:19

And the young man deferred not to do the thing, because he had delight H2654 in Jacob's daughter: and he was more honourable than all the house of his father.

Tools specific to Num 14:8

Unchecked Copy Box Num 14:8

If the LORD delight H2654 in us, then he will bring us into this land, and give it us; a land which floweth with milk and honey.

Tools specific to Deu 21:14

Unchecked Copy Box Deu 21:14

And it shall be, if thou have no delight H2654 in her, then thou shalt let her go whither she will; but thou shalt not sell her at all for money, thou shalt not make merchandise of her, because thou hast humbled her.

Tools specific to Deu 25:7

Unchecked Copy Box Deu 25:7

And if the man like H2654 not to take his brother's wife, then let his brother's wife go up to the gate unto the elders, and say, My husband's brother refuseth to raise up unto his brother a name in Israel, he will not perform the duty of my husband's brother.

Tools specific to Deu 25:8

Unchecked Copy Box Deu 25:8

Then the elders of his city shall call him, and speak unto him: and if he stand to it, and say, I like H2654 not to take her;

Tools specific to Jdg 13:23

Unchecked Copy Box Jdg 13:23

But his wife said unto him, If the LORD were pleased H2654 to kill us, he would not have received a burnt offering and a meat offering at our hands, neither would he have shewed us all these things, nor would as at this time have told us such things as these.

Tools specific to Rth 3:13

Unchecked Copy Box Rth 3:13

Tarry this night, and it shall be in the morning, that if he will perform unto thee the part of a kinsman, well; let him do the kinsman's part: but if he will H2654 not do the part of a kinsman to thee, then will I do the part of a kinsman to thee, as the LORD liveth: lie down until the morning.

Tools specific to 1Sa 2:25

Unchecked Copy Box 1Sa 2:25

If one man sin against another, the judge shall judge him: but if a man sin against the LORD, who shall intreat for him? Notwithstanding they hearkened not unto the voice of their father, because the LORD would H2654 slay them.

Tools specific to 1Sa 18:22

Unchecked Copy Box 1Sa 18:22

And Saul commanded his servants, saying, Commune with David secretly, and say, Behold, the king hath delight H2654 in thee, and all his servants love thee: now therefore be the king's son in law.

Tools specific to 1Sa 19:2

Unchecked Copy Box 1Sa 19:2

But Jonathan Saul's son delighted H2654 much in David: and Jonathan told David, saying, Saul my father seeketh to kill thee: now therefore, I pray thee, take heed to thyself until the morning, and abide in a secret place, and hide thyself:

Tools specific to 2Sa 15:26

Unchecked Copy Box 2Sa 15:26

But if he thus say, I have no delight H2654 in thee; behold, here am I, let him do to me as seemeth good unto him.

Tools specific to 2Sa 20:11

Unchecked Copy Box 2Sa 20:11

And one of Joab's men stood by him, and said, He that favoureth H2654 Joab, and he that is for David, let him go after Joab.

Tools specific to 2Sa 22:20

Unchecked Copy Box 2Sa 22:20

He brought me forth also into a large place: he delivered me, because he delighted H2654 in me.

Tools specific to 2Sa 24:3

Unchecked Copy Box 2Sa 24:3

And Joab said unto the king, Now the LORD thy God add unto the people, how many soever they be, an hundredfold, and that the eyes of my lord the king may see it: but why doth my lord the king delight H2654 in this thing?

Tools specific to 1Ki 9:1

Unchecked Copy Box 1Ki 9:1

And it came to pass, when Solomon had finished the building of the house of the LORD, and the king's house, and all Solomon's desire which he was pleased H2654 to do,

Tools specific to 1Ki 10:9

Unchecked Copy Box 1Ki 10:9

Blessed be the LORD thy God, which delighted H2654 in thee, to set thee on the throne of Israel: because the LORD loved Israel for ever, therefore made he thee king, to do judgment and justice.

Tools specific to 2Ch 9:8

Unchecked Copy Box 2Ch 9:8

Blessed be the LORD thy God, which delighted H2654 in thee to set thee on his throne, to be king for the LORD thy God: because thy God loved Israel, to establish them for ever, therefore made he thee king over them, to do judgment and justice.

Tools specific to Est 2:14

Unchecked Copy Box Est 2:14

In the evening she went, and on the morrow she returned into the second house of the women, to the custody of Shaashgaz, the king's chamberlain, which kept the concubines: she came in unto the king no more, except the king delighted H2654 in her, and that she were called by name.

Tools specific to Est 6:6

Unchecked Copy Box Est 6:6

So Haman came in. And the king said unto him, What shall be done unto the man whom the king delighteth H2654 to honour? Now Haman thought in his heart, To whom would the king delight H2654 to do honour more than to myself?

Tools specific to Est 6:7

Unchecked Copy Box Est 6:7

And Haman answered the king, For the man whom the king delighteth H2654 to honour,

Tools specific to Est 6:9

Unchecked Copy Box Est 6:9

And let this apparel and horse be delivered to the hand of one of the king's most noble princes, that they may array the man withal whom the king delighteth H2654 to honour, and bring him on horseback through the street of the city, and proclaim before him, Thus shall it be done to the man whom the king delighteth H2654 to honour.

Tools specific to Est 6:11

Unchecked Copy Box Est 6:11

Then took Haman the apparel and the horse, and arrayed Mordecai, and brought him on horseback through the street of the city, and proclaimed before him, Thus shall it be done unto the man whom the king delighteth H2654 to honour.

Tools specific to Job 9:3

Unchecked Copy Box Job 9:3

If he will H2654 contend with him, he cannot answer him one of a thousand.

Tools specific to Job 13:3

Unchecked Copy Box Job 13:3

Surely I would speak to the Almighty, and I desire H2654 to reason with God.

Tools specific to Job 21:14

Unchecked Copy Box Job 21:14

Therefore they say unto God, Depart from us; for we desire H2654 not the knowledge of thy ways.

Tools specific to Job 33:32

Unchecked Copy Box Job 33:32

If thou hast any thing to say, answer me: speak, for I desire H2654 to justify thee.

Tools specific to Job 40:17

Unchecked Copy Box Job 40:17

He moveth H2654 his tail like a cedar: the sinews of his stones are wrapped together.

Tools specific to Psa 18:19

Unchecked Copy Box Psa 18:19

He brought me forth also into a large place; he delivered me, because he delighted H2654 in me.

Tools specific to Psa 22:8

Unchecked Copy Box Psa 22:8

He trusted on the LORD that he would deliver him: let him deliver him, seeing he delighted H2654 in him.

Tools specific to Psa 37:23

Unchecked Copy Box Psa 37:23

The steps of a good man are ordered by the LORD: and he delighteth H2654 in his way.

Tools specific to Psa 40:6

Unchecked Copy Box Psa 40:6

Sacrifice and offering thou didst not desire; H2654 mine ears hast thou opened: burnt offering and sin offering hast thou not required.

Tools specific to Psa 40:8

Unchecked Copy Box Psa 40:8

I delight H2654 to do thy will, O my God: yea, thy law is within my heart.

Tools specific to Psa 41:11

Unchecked Copy Box Psa 41:11

By this I know that thou favourest H2654 me, because mine enemy doth not triumph over me.

Tools specific to Psa 51:6

Unchecked Copy Box Psa 51:6

Behold, thou desirest H2654 truth in the inward parts: and in the hidden part thou shalt make me to know wisdom.

Tools specific to Psa 51:16

Unchecked Copy Box Psa 51:16

For thou desirest H2654 not sacrifice; else would I give it: thou delightest not in burnt offering.

Tools specific to Psa 51:19

Unchecked Copy Box Psa 51:19

Then shalt thou be pleased H2654 with the sacrifices of righteousness, with burnt offering and whole burnt offering: then shall they offer bullocks upon thine altar.

Tools specific to Psa 68:30

Unchecked Copy Box Psa 68:30

Rebuke the company of spearmen, the multitude of the bulls, with the calves of the people, till every one submit himself with pieces of silver: scatter thou the people that delight H2654 in war.

Tools specific to Psa 73:25

Unchecked Copy Box Psa 73:25

Whom have I in heaven but thee? and there is none upon earth that I desire H2654 beside thee.

Tools specific to Psa 109:17

Unchecked Copy Box Psa 109:17

As he loved cursing, so let it come unto him: as he delighted H2654 not in blessing, so let it be far from him.

Tools specific to Psa 112:1

Unchecked Copy Box Psa 112:1

Praise ye the LORD. Blessed is the man that feareth the LORD, that delighteth H2654 greatly in his commandments.

Tools specific to Psa 115:3

Unchecked Copy Box Psa 115:3

But our God is in the heavens: he hath done whatsoever he hath pleased. H2654

Tools specific to Psa 119:35

Unchecked Copy Box Psa 119:35

Make me to go in the path of thy commandments; for therein do I delight. H2654

Tools specific to Psa 135:6

Unchecked Copy Box Psa 135:6

Whatsoever the LORD pleased, H2654 that did he in heaven, and in earth, in the seas, and all deep places.

Tools specific to Psa 147:10

Unchecked Copy Box Psa 147:10

He delighteth H2654 not in the strength of the horse: he taketh not pleasure in the legs of a man.

Tools specific to Pro 18:2

Unchecked Copy Box Pro 18:2

A fool hath no delight H2654 in understanding, but that his heart may discover itself.

Tools specific to Pro 21:1

Unchecked Copy Box Pro 21:1

The king's heart is in the hand of the LORD, as the rivers of water: he turneth it whithersoever he will. H2654

Tools specific to Ecc 8:3

Unchecked Copy Box Ecc 8:3

Be not hasty to go out of his sight: stand not in an evil thing; for he doeth whatsoever pleaseth H2654 him.

Tools specific to Sng 2:7

Unchecked Copy Box Sng 2:7

I charge you, O ye daughters of Jerusalem, by the roes, and by the hinds of the field, that ye stir not up, nor awake my love, till he please. H2654

Tools specific to Sng 3:5

Unchecked Copy Box Sng 3:5

I charge you, O ye daughters of Jerusalem, by the roes, and by the hinds of the field, that ye stir not up, nor awake my love, till he please. H2654

Tools specific to Sng 8:4

Unchecked Copy Box Sng 8:4

I charge you, O daughters of Jerusalem, that ye stir not up, nor awake my love, until he please. H2654

Search Results Continued...

1. Gen 34:19–Sng 8:4

2. Isa 1:11–Mal 2:17

 
 
Home
Search Bible
Click for Help   Click for QuickNav   Click for Advanced Search Options
Search KJV
KJVNKJVNLTNIVESVCSBNASB
Version Selector Up Arrow NETRSVASVYLTDBYWEBHNV
RVR60VULWLCLXXmGNTTR  
Version Selector Down Arrow

Search a pre-defined list


OR Select a range of biblical books

From:

To:


OR Custom Selection:

Use semicolons to separate groups:
'Gen;Jdg;Psa-Mal' or 'Rom 3-12;Mat 1:15;Mat 5:12-22'

Your Bible Version is the KJV
Version Selector Up Arrow
KJV King James Version
NKJV New King James Version
NLT New Living Translation
NIV New International Version
ESV English Standard Version
CSB Christian Standard Bible
NASB New American Standard Bible
NET New English Translation
RSV Revised Standard Version
ASV American Standard Version
YLT Young's Literal Translation
DBY Darby Translation
WEB Webster's Bible
HNV Hebrew Names Version
RVR60 Reina-Valera 1960
VUL Latin Vulgate
WLC Westminster Leningrad Codex
LXX Septuagint
Go to Top
Link to This PageCite This Page
Version Selector Up Arrow
Version Selector Up Arrow

Cite this page

MLA format Copy link to clipboard

Note: MLA no longer requires the URL as part of their citation standard. Individual instructors or editors may still require the use of URLs.

APA format Copy link to clipboard
Chicago format Copy link to clipboard
Close
Share this pageFollow the BLB
Version Selector Up Arrow

Share this page using one of these tools:

facebooktwitter

googlepluspinterest

reddittumblrlinkedin


Or email this page to a friend:

Version Selector Up Arrow

Follow the Blue Letter Bible on:

facebooktwitter

pinterestgoogle+


Or subscribe to our Newsletter:

Printable Page
 
 
Left Context Bar Edge 1Left Context Bar BackgroundLeft Context Bar Edge 2Previous Strongs NumberCopy VersesCopy OptionsShow StrongsRed Letter OnNext Strongs NumberRight Context Bar Edge 2Right Context Bar BackgroundRight Context Bar Edge 1
Line-By-Line Order:
Line-By-Line Verse-Reference  Verse-Reference
Line-By-Line Reference-Verse  Reference-Verse
Line-By-Line Separate Line  Separate Line
Line-By-Line Verse Only  Verse Only
Line-By-Line Reference Only  Reference Only
Reference Delimiters:
No Reference Delimiters  None — Jhn 1:1 KJV
Square Reference Delimiters  Square — [Jhn 1:1 KJV]
Curly Reference Delimiters  Curly — {Jhn 1:1 KJV}
Parenthesis Reference Delimiters  Parens — (Jhn 1:1 KJV)
Paragraph Order:
Paragraph Verse-Reference  Verse-Reference
Paragraph Reference-Verse  Reference-Verse
Paragraph Reference-Only  Reference-Only
Number Delimiters:*
No Verse Numbers  No Number
No Verse Delimeters  No Delimiter — 15
Square Verse Delimiters  Square — [15]
Curly Verse Delimiters  Curly — {15}
Parenthesis Verse Delimiters  Parens — (15)
Other Options:
Abbreviate Books  Abbreviate Books
Quotes Around Verses  Quotes Around Verses
Remove Square Brackets  Remove Square Brackets
 
Select All Verses
Clear All Verses

* 'Number Delimiters' only apply to 'Paragraph Order'

Loading...

Interlinear
Bibles
Cross-Refs
Commentaries
Dictionaries
Miscellaneous
Verse Tools Arrow
Login

Email / username or password was incorrect!

Check your email for password retrieval

Enter Your
Email or Username

Password

 [?]

 

Did you forget your password?


Register a new BLB account

Why won't my login from the old site work?

Complete the form below to register  [?]

Error: That Email is already registered

Error: Please provide a valid Email

Error: Passwords should have at least 6 characters

Error: Passwords do not match

Error: Please provide a valid first name

Error: That username is already taken

Error: Usernames should only contain letters, numbers, dots, dashes, or underscores

Enter Your EmailUsername

First Name

PasswordRe-enter

[ Cancel ]

 

Passwords should have at least 6 characters.
Usernames should only contain letters, numbers, dots, dashes, or underscores.

Thank you for registering. A verification email has been sent to the address you provided.

Error: That Email / Username is not registered

Enter Your Email or Username

 

Return to Login

Close Login
 

Search

Bible Search

Multiverse Retrieval

LexiConc Search

FAQ Search

Browse Dictionary Topics

Bible Reference

Encyclopedias / Dictionaries

Introductions to the Bible

Topical Indexes

Charts and Outlines

Timelines

Maps / Images

Bible Commentaries

Text Commentaries

Audio & Video Commentaries

Theological Resources

Articles / Books

Women's Resources

Don Stewart

BLB Theological

Creeds, Catechisms, and Confessions

Multimedia

Video

Music

Products

Digital Books

Mobile Apps for iPhone / iPad

Mobile blb.org

BLB Offline CDs

Free Web Tools

Devotionals

Email Devotional Sign-Up

BLB Daily Promises

Day by Day by Grace

Morning and Evening

Daily Bible Reading Plan

Help

Video Tutorials

Support

Theological Questions

Website Support

iApp Support

General Questions

Ministries

Sowing Circle

Co-Laboring Ministries

About

About the BLB

Statement of Faith

History

Newsletter

Partnerships

Ministry FAQs

Donate

Donation Information

Contact the BLB

Hotjar - Unlimited insights from your web and mobile sites


BLB Institute

BLB Blog

Email Newsletters

Facebook

Twitter


Blue Letter Bible study tools make reading, searching and studying the Bible easy and rewarding.

Blue Letter Bible is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization

©2017 Blue Letter Bible