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Lexicon :: Strong's H2421 - chayah

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חָיָה
Transliteration
chayah
Pronunciation
khä·yä' (Key)
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Part of Speech
verb
Root Word (Etymology)
A primitive root [compare חָוָה (H2331), חָיָה (H2421)]
Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 644

Strong’s Definitions

חָיָה châyâh, khaw-yaw'; a primitive root (compare H2331, H2421); to live, whether literally or figuratively; causatively, to revive:—keep (leave, make) alive, × certainly, give (promise) life, (let, suffer to) live, nourish up, preserve (alive), quicken, recover, repair, restore (to life), revive, (× God) save (alive, life, lives), × surely, be whole.


KJV Translation Count — Total: 262x

The KJV translates Strong's H2421 in the following manner: live (153x), alive (34x), save (13x), quicken (14x), revive (12x), surely (10x), life (9x), recover (8x), miscellaneous (9x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 262x
The KJV translates Strong's H2421 in the following manner: live (153x), alive (34x), save (13x), quicken (14x), revive (12x), surely (10x), life (9x), recover (8x), miscellaneous (9x).
  1. to live, have life, remain alive, sustain life, live prosperously, live for ever, be quickened, be alive, be restored to life or health

    1. (Qal)

      1. to live

        1. to have life

        2. to continue in life, remain alive

        3. to sustain life, to live on or upon

        4. to live (prosperously)

      2. to revive, be quickened

        1. from sickness

        2. from discouragement

        3. from faintness

        4. from death

    2. (Piel)

      1. to preserve alive, let live

      2. to give life

      3. to quicken, revive, refresh

        1. to restore to life

        2. to cause to grow

        3. to restore

        4. to revive

    3. (Hiphil)

      1. to preserve alive, let live

      2. to quicken, revive

        1. to restore (to health)

        2. to revive

        3. to restore to life

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
חָיָה châyâh, khaw-yaw'; a primitive root (compare H2331, H2421); to live, whether literally or figuratively; causatively, to revive:—keep (leave, make) alive, × certainly, give (promise) life, (let, suffer to) live, nourish up, preserve (alive), quicken, recover, repair, restore (to life), revive, (× God) save (alive, life, lives), × surely, be whole.

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H2421 matches the Hebrew חָיָה (chayah),
which occurs 322 times in 257 verses in the Hebrew concordance of the NASB

Page 1 / 6 (Gen 3:22–Gen 42:2)

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 3:22 - Then the LORD God said, “Behold, the man has become like one of Us, knowing good and evil; and now, he might stretch out his hand, and take also from the tree of life, and eat, and live H2421 forever”—
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 5:3 - When Adam had lived H2421 one hundred and thirty years, he [fn]became the father of a son in his own likeness, according to his image, and named him Seth.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 5:5 - So all the days that Adam lived H2421 were nine hundred and thirty years, and he died.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 5:6 - Seth lived H2421 one hundred and five years, and became the father of Enosh.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 5:7 - Then Seth lived H2421 eight hundred and seven years after he became the father of Enosh, and he had other sons and daughters.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 5:9 - Enosh lived H2421 ninety years, and became the father of Kenan.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 5:10 - Then Enosh lived H2421 eight hundred and fifteen years after he became the father of Kenan, and he had other sons and daughters.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 5:12 - Kenan lived H2421 seventy years, and became the father of Mahalalel.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 5:13 - Then Kenan lived H2421 eight hundred and forty years after he became the father of Mahalalel, and he had other sons and daughters.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 5:15 - Mahalalel lived H2421 sixty-five years, and became the father of Jared.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 5:16 - Then Mahalalel lived H2421 eight hundred and thirty years after he became the father of Jared, and he had other sons and daughters.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 5:18 - Jared lived H2421 one hundred and sixty-two years, and became the father of Enoch.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 5:19 - Then Jared lived H2421 eight hundred years after he became the father of Enoch, and he had other sons and daughters.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 5:21 - Enoch lived H2421 sixty-five years, and became the father of Methuselah.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 5:25 - Methuselah lived H2421 one hundred and eighty-seven years, and became the father of Lamech.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 5:26 - Then Methuselah lived H2421 seven hundred and eighty-two years after he became the father of Lamech, and he had other sons and daughters.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 5:28 - Lamech lived H2421 one hundred and eighty-two years, and became the father of a son.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 5:30 - Then Lamech lived H2421 five hundred and ninety-five years after he became the father of Noah, and he had other sons and daughters.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 6:19 - “And of every living thing of all flesh, you shall bring two of every kind into the ark, to keep H2421 them alive H2421 with you; they shall be male and female.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 6:20 - “Of the birds after their kind, and of the animals after their kind, of every creeping thing of the ground after its kind, two of every kind will come to you to keep H2421 them alive. H2421
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 7:3 - also of the birds of the [fn]sky, [fn]by sevens, male and female, to keep H2421 [fn]offspring alive H2421 on the face of all the earth.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 9:28 - Noah lived H2421 three hundred and fifty years after the flood.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 11:11 - and Shem lived H2421 five hundred years after he became the father of Arpachshad, and he had other sons and daughters.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 11:12 - Arpachshad lived H2421 thirty-five years, and became the father of Shelah;
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 11:13 - and Arpachshad lived H2421 four hundred and three years after he became the father of Shelah, and he had other sons and daughters.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 11:14 - Shelah lived H2421 thirty years, and became the father of Eber;
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 11:15 - and Shelah lived H2421 four hundred and three years after he became the father of Eber, and he had other sons and daughters.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 11:16 - Eber lived H2421 thirty-four years, and became the father of Peleg;
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 11:17 - and Eber lived H2421 four hundred and thirty years after he became the father of Peleg, and he had other sons and daughters.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 11:18 - Peleg lived H2421 thirty years, and became the father of Reu;
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 11:19 - and Peleg lived H2421 two hundred and nine years after he became the father of Reu, and he had other sons and daughters.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 11:20 - Reu lived H2421 thirty-two years, and became the father of Serug;
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 11:21 - and Reu lived H2421 two hundred and seven years after he became the father of Serug, and he had other sons and daughters.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 11:22 - Serug lived H2421 thirty years, and became the father of Nahor;
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 11:23 - and Serug lived H2421 two hundred years after he became the father of Nahor, and he had other sons and daughters.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 11:24 - Nahor lived H2421 twenty-nine years, and became the father of Terah;
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 11:25 - and Nahor lived H2421 one hundred and nineteen years after he became the father of Terah, and he had other sons and daughters.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 11:26 - Terah lived H2421 seventy years, and became the father of Abram, Nahor and Haran.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 12:12 - and when the Egyptians see you, they will say, ‘This is his wife’; and they will kill me, but they will let you live. H2421
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 12:13 - “Please say that you are my sister so that it may go well with me because of you, and that [fn]I may live H2421 on account of you.”
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 17:18 - And Abraham said to God, “Oh that Ishmael might live H2421 before You!”
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 19:19 - “Now behold, your servant has found favor in your sight, and you have magnified your lovingkindness, which you have shown me by saving H2421 my life; but I cannot escape to the [fn]mountains, for the disaster will overtake me and I will die;
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 19:20 - now behold, this town is near enough to flee to, and it is small. Please, let me escape there (is it not small?) [fn]that my life may be saved.” H2421
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 19:32 - “Come, let us make our father drink wine, and let us lie with him that we may preserve H2421 [fn]our family through our father.”
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 19:34 - On the following day, the firstborn said to the younger, “Behold, I lay last night with my father; let us make him drink wine tonight also; then you go in and lie with him, that we may preserve H2421 [fn]our family through our father.”
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 20:7 - “Now therefore, restore the man’s wife, for he is a prophet, and he will pray for you and you will live. H2421 But if you do not restore her, know that you shall surely die, you and all who are yours.”
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 25:7 - These are [fn]all the years of Abraham’s life that he lived, H2421 one hundred and seventy-five years.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 27:40 - “By your sword you shall live, H2421
And your brother 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 31:32 - “The one with whom you find your gods shall not live; H2421 in the presence of our [fn]kinsmen [fn]point out what is yours [fn]among my belongings and take it for yourself.” For Jacob did not know that Rachel had stolen them.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 42:2 - He said, “Behold, I have heard that there is grain in Egypt; go down there and buy some for us [fn]from that place, so that we may live H2421 and not die.”

 
 
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