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Lexicon :: Strong's H1935 - hôḏ

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Part of Speech
masculine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
From an unused root
Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 482a

Strong’s Definitions

הוֹד hôwd, hode; from an unused root; grandeur (i.e. an imposing form and appearance):—beauty, comeliness, excellency, glorious, glory, goodly, honour, majesty.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 24x

The KJV translates Strong's H1935 in the following manner: glory (9x), honour (6x), majesty (4x), beauty (1x), comeliness (1x), glorious (1x), goodly (1x), honourable (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 24x
The KJV translates Strong's H1935 in the following manner: glory (9x), honour (6x), majesty (4x), beauty (1x), comeliness (1x), glorious (1x), goodly (1x), honourable (1x).
  1. splendour, majesty, vigour

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
הוֹד hôwd, hode; from an unused root; grandeur (i.e. an imposing form and appearance):—beauty, comeliness, excellency, glorious, glory, goodly, honour, majesty.
STRONGS H1935: Abbreviations
† I. הוֺד noun masculineJob 37:22 splendour, majesty, vigour (chiefly in poetry) (Late Hebrew id.) — ה׳ absolute Job 37:22 + 8 times (הַה׳ 1 Chronicles 29:11); construct Isaiah 30:30 + 3 times; suffix הוֺדִי Daniel 10:8; הוֺדְךָ Numbers 27:20 + 2 times; הוֺדֶ֑ךָ Proverbs 5:9; Psalm 145:4; הוֺדוֺ Hosea 14:7 + 3 times; הֹדֹה Jeremiah 22:18; —
1. splendour, majesty, of king הוֺדְךָ וַהֲדָרֶ֑ךָ Psalm 45:4; הוֺד וְהָדָר תְּשַׁוֶּה עָלָיו Psalm 21:6, subject י׳ (|| גָּדוֺל כְּבוֺדוֺ בִּישׁוּעָתֶ֑ךָ); foretold of the צֶמַח Zechariah 6:13 וְהוּאיִֿשָּׂא הוֺד וְיָשַׁב וּמָשַׁל עַלכִּֿסְאוֺ; compare וַיִּתֵּן עָלָיו הוֺד מַלְכוּת 1 Chronicles 29:25 (י׳ confers on Solomon); ה'עָלָיו נָֽתְנוּ וְלֹא מַלְכוּת Daniel 11:21 (of usurper); see also וְהוֺי הֹדֹה Jeremiah 22:18 in lament for king. Hence also
2. divine splendour, majesty, light & glory which God wears as king: הוֺד וְהָדָר לָבָ֑שְׁתָּ Psalm 104:1 (7 times joined with הָדָר); compare Job 40:10 where י׳ addresses Job in irony: עַלאֱֿלוֺהַּ נוֺרָא הוֺד Job 37:22; וְהָדָר לְפָנָיו ה׳ Psalm 96:6 = 1 Chronicles 16:26; also הַגְּדֻלָּה וְהַגְּבוּרָה וְהַתִּפְאֶרֶת וְהַנֵּצַח וְהַה׳ 1 Chronicles 29:11; see further כִּסָּה שָׁמַיִם הוֺדוֺ Habakkuk 3:3 (|| וּתְהִלָּתוֺ מָֽלְאָה הָאָ֑רֶץ); אֲשֶׁרתְּֿנָה הוֺדְךָ עַלהַֿשָּׁמַיִם Psalm 8:2 (|| בְּכָלהָֿאָ֑רֶץ מָהאַֿדִּיר שִׁמְךָ); also הוֺדוֺ עַלאֶֿרֶץ וְשָׁמָ֑יִם Psalm 148:13 (|| נִשְׁגָּב שְׁמוֺ לְבַדּוֺ); הֲדַר כְּבוֺד הוֺדֶ֑ךָ Psalm 145:4; of Yahweh's actions פָּעְָלוֹ וְהָדָר הוֺד Psalm 111:3; of his voice אֶתהֿוֺד קוֺלוֺ זְהִשְׁמִיעַ י׳ Isaiah 30:30.
a. splendour of Israel under divine blessing וִיהִי כַזַּיִת הוֺדוֺ Hosea 14:7.
b. majesty, dignity, authority of Moses Numbers 27:20 (P; only here in Hexateuch) וְנָתַתָּ מֵהוֺדְךָ עָלָיו. Also,
c. manly vigour לַאֲחֵרִים הוֺדֶ֑ךָ מֶּןתִּֿתֵּן Proverbs 5:9, in warning against licentiousness; as displayed in outward appearance לְמַשְׁחִית עָלַי נֶהְפַּךְ וְהוֺדִי Daniel 10:8 (|| כֹּחַ).
4. of a horse, majesty, majestic force הוֺד נַחְרוֺ אֵימָה Job 39:20 the majesty of his snorting (majestic snorting, VB) is a terror; also in simile of Yahweh's dealings with Judah, וְשָׂם אוֺתָם כְּסוּס הוֺדוֺ בַּמִּלְחָמָה Zechariah 10:3 and he will make them like the horse of his majesty in battle.
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs


27:20; 27:20

1 Chronicles

16:26; 29:11; 29:11; 29:25


37:22; 37:22; 37:22; 39:20; 40:10


8:2; 21:6; 45:4; 96:6; 104:1; 111:3; 145:4; 145:4; 148:13


5:9; 5:9


30:30; 30:30


22:18; 22:18


10:8; 10:8; 11:21


14:7; 14:7




6:13; 10:3

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H1935 matches the Hebrew הוֹד (hôḏ),
which occurs 24 times in 24 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxNum 27:20 - “And you shall put some of your [fn]splendor H1935 on him, in order that all the congregation of the sons of Israel may obey him.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 16:27 -

Splendor H1935 and majesty are before Him,

Strength and joy are in His place.

Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 29:11 - “Yours, O Yahweh, is the greatness and the [fn]power and the glory and the [fn]victory and the majesty H1935, indeed everything that is in the heavens and the earth; Yours is the kingdom, O Yahweh, and You exalt Yourself as head over all.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 29:25 - And Yahweh highly exalted Solomon in the sight of all Israel, and granted to him royal majesty H1935 which had not been on any king before him in Israel.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 37:22 -

“Out of the north comes golden splendor;

Around God is fearsome majesty H1935.

Unchecked Copy BoxJob 39:20 -

“Do you make him leap like the locust?

His splendid H1935 snorting is terrible.

Unchecked Copy BoxJob 40:10 -

“Adorn yourself with exaltation and loftiness,

And clothe yourself with splendor H1935 and majesty.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 8:1 -

For the choir director. According to the Gittith. A Psalm of David.

O Yahweh, our Lord,

How majestic is Your name in all the earth,

Who [fn]displays Your splendor H1935 above the heavens!

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 21:5 -

His glory is great through Your [fn]salvation,

Splendor H1935 and majesty You bestow upon him.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 45:3 -

Gird Your sword on Your thigh, O [fn]Mighty One,

In Your splendor H1935 and Your majesty!

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 96:6 -

Splendor H1935 and majesty are before Him,

Strength and beauty are in His sanctuary.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 104:1 -

Bless Yahweh, O my soul!

O Yahweh my God, You are very great;

You are clothed with splendor H1935 and majesty,

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 111:3 -


[fn]Splendid H1935 and majestic is His work,


And His righteousness stands forever.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 145:5 -


On the glorious [fn]splendor of Your majesty H1935

And on the words of Your wondrous deeds, I will muse.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 148:13 -

Let them praise the name of Yahweh,

For His name alone is set on high;

His splendor H1935 is above earth and heaven.

Unchecked Copy BoxPro 5:9 -

Lest you give your splendor H1935 to others

And your years to the cruel one;

Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 30:30 -

And Yahweh will cause [fn]His splendid H1935 voice to be heard,

And the [fn]descending of His arm to be seen in raging anger,

And in the flame of a consuming fire

In cloudburst, downpour, and hailstones.

Unchecked Copy BoxJer 22:18 -

Therefore thus says Yahweh in regard to Jehoiakim the son of Josiah, king of Judah,

“They will not lament for him:

‘Alas, my brother!’ or, ‘Alas, sister!’

They will not lament for him:

‘Alas for the master!’ or, ‘Alas for his splendor H1935!’

Unchecked Copy BoxDan 10:8 - So I alone remained and saw this great vision that appeared; yet no might remained in me, for my outward splendor H1935 turned to [fn]a deathly pallor, and I retained no might.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 11:21 - “And in his place a despised person will stand, to whom the splendor H1935 of the kingdom has not been given, but he will come in a time of ease and take hold of the kingdom by intrigue.
Unchecked Copy BoxHos 14:6 -

His shoots will go forth,

And his splendor H1935 will be like the olive tree

And his fragrance like the cedars of Lebanon.

Unchecked Copy BoxHab 3:3 -

God comes from Teman,

And the Holy One from Mount Paran. Selah.

His splendor H1935 covers the heavens,

And the earth is full of His praise.

Unchecked Copy BoxZec 6:13 - “Indeed, it is He who will build the temple of Yahweh, and He who will bear the splendor H1935 and sit and rule on His throne. Thus, He will be a priest on His throne, and the counsel of peace will be between the two [fn]offices.”’
Unchecked Copy BoxZec 10:3 -

“My anger burns against the shepherds,

And I will visit punishment upon the [fn]male goats;

For Yahweh of hosts has visited His flock, the house of Judah,

And will make them like His splendid H1935 horse in battle.

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