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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
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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 - Give him some of your authority so the whole Israelite community will obey him.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 16:27 - Splendor and majesty are before him; strength and joy are in his dwelling place.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 29:11 - Yours, LORD, is the greatness and the power and the glory and the majesty and the splendor, for everything in heaven and earth is yours. Yours, LORD, is the kingdom; you are exalted as head over all.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 29:25 - The LORD highly exalted Solomon in the sight of all Israel and bestowed on him royal splendor such as no king over Israel ever had before.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 37:22 - Out of the north he comes in golden splendor; God comes in awesome majesty.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 39:20 - Do you make it leap like a locust, striking terror with its proud snorting?
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 40:10 - Then adorn yourself with glory and splendor, and clothe yourself in honor and majesty.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 8:1 - [fn]For the director of music. According to gittith.[fn] A psalm of David. LORD, our Lord, how majestic is your name in all the earth! You have set your glory in the heavens.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 21:5 - Through the victories you gave, his glory is great; you have bestowed on him splendor and majesty.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 45:3 - Gird your sword on your side, you mighty one; clothe yourself with splendor and majesty.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 96:6 - Splendor and majesty are before him; strength and glory are in his sanctuary.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 104:1 - Praise the LORD, my soul. LORD my God, you are very great; you are clothed with splendor and majesty.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 111:3 - Glorious and majestic are his deeds, and his righteousness endures forever.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 145:5 - They speak of the glorious splendor of your majesty— and I will meditate on your wonderful works.[fn]
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 148:13 - Let them praise the name of the LORD, for his name alone is exalted; his splendor is above the earth and the heavens.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 5:9 - lest you lose your honor to others and your dignity[fn] to one who is cruel,
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 30:30 - The LORD will cause people to hear his majestic voice and will make them see his arm coming down with raging anger and consuming fire, with cloudburst, thunderstorm and hail.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 22:18 - Therefore this is what the LORD says about Jehoiakim son of Josiah king of Judah: “They will not mourn for him: ‘Alas, my brother! Alas, my sister!’ They will not mourn for him: ‘Alas, my master! Alas, his splendor!’
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 10:8 - So I was left alone, gazing at this great vision; I had no strength left, my face turned deathly pale and I was helpless.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 11:21 - “He will be succeeded by a contemptible person who has not been given the honor of royalty. He will invade the kingdom when its people feel secure, and he will seize it through intrigue.
Unchecked Copy BoxHos 14:6 - his young shoots will grow. His splendor will be like an olive tree, his fragrance like a cedar of Lebanon.
Unchecked Copy BoxHab 3:3 - God came from Teman, the Holy One from Mount Paran.[fn] His glory covered the heavens and his praise filled the earth.
Unchecked Copy BoxZec 6:13 - It is he who will build the temple of the LORD, and he will be clothed with majesty and will sit and rule on his throne. And he[fn] will be a priest on his throne. And there will be harmony between the two.’
Unchecked Copy BoxZec 10:3 - “My anger burns against the shepherds, and I will punish the leaders; for the LORD Almighty will care for his flock, the people of Judah, and make them like a proud horse in battle.
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