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Lexicon :: Strong's H2318 - ḥāḏaš

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Part of Speech
Root Word (Etymology)
A primitive root
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TWOT Reference: 613

Strong’s Definitions

חָדַשׁ châdash, khaw-dash'; a primitive root; to be new; causatively, to rebuild:—renew, repair.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 10x

The KJV translates Strong's H2318 in the following manner: renew (7x), repair (3x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 10x
The KJV translates Strong's H2318 in the following manner: renew (7x), repair (3x).
  1. to be new, renew, repair

    1. (Piel)

      1. to renew, make anew

      2. to repair

    2. (Hithpael) to renew oneself

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
חָדַשׁ châdash, khaw-dash'; a primitive root; to be new; causatively, to rebuild:—renew, repair.
STRONGS H2318: Abbreviations
† [חָדַשׁ] verb only Pi. (and Hithp.) renew, repair (in poetry and late) (Late Hebrew id., Phoenician חדש; noun חדש new moon, also in קרתחדשת new-cityCarthage; Aramaic Tedfo and חַדֵּשׁ; Arabic حَدَثَ be new, Ethiopic ሐደለ፡ I. 2. renew; Sabean החדתֿ, see Os (Levy): ZMG 1865, 204 MordtZMG 1876, 30; Assyrian [adâšu], uddiš, renew, eššu, new, etc. DlW 199 ff.) —
Pi. Perfect וְחִדְּשׁוּ consecutive Isaiah 61:4; Imperfect וַיְחַדֵּשׁ 2 Chronicles 15:8; 2nd person masculine singular תְּחַדֵּשׁ Job 10:17; Psalm 104:30; וּנְחַדֵּשׁ 1 Samuel 11:14; Imperative חַדֵּשׁ Psalm 51:21; Infinitive לְחַדֵּשׁ 2 Chronicles 24:4, 12; —
1. renew, make anew הַמְּלוּכָה 1 Samuel 11:14 (editorial); פני אדמה Psalm 104:30, רוּחַ Psalm 51:12 (|| בּרא); = bring back יָמֵינוּ כְּקֶדֶם Lamentations 5:21; עדיך ח׳ Job 10:17 i.e. bringest fresh (new) witnesses.
2. repair, cities Isaiah 61:4, temple 2 Chronicles 24:4, 12, altar 2 Chronicles 15:8.
Hithp. Imperfect 3rd person feminine singular תִּתְחַדֵּשׁ with plural subject כַּנֶּשֶׁר נְעוּרָ֑יְכִת ת׳ Psalm 103:5 thy youth reneweth itself, like the eagle.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Hebrew and English Lexicon, Unabridged, Electronic Database.
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs

1 Samuel

11:14; 11:14

2 Chronicles

15:8; 15:8; 24:4; 24:4; 24:12; 24:12


10:17; 10:17


51:12; 103:5; 104:30; 104:30


61:4; 61:4




Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H2318 matches the Hebrew חָדַשׁ (ḥāḏaš),
which occurs 10 times in 10 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 11:14 - Then said Samuel to the people, Come, and let us go to Gilgal, and renew the kingdom there.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 15:8 - And when Asa heard these words, and the prophecy of Oded the prophet, he took courage, and put away the abominations out of all the land of Judah and Benjamin, and out of the cities which he had taken from the hill-country of Ephraim; and he renewed the altar of Jehovah, that was before the porch of Jehovah.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 24:4 - And it came to pass after this, that Joash was minded to restore the house of Jehovah.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 24:12 - And the king and Jehoiada gave it to such as did the work of the service of the house of Jehovah; and they hired masons and carpenters to restore the house of Jehovah, and also such as wrought iron and brass to repair the house of Jehovah.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 10:17 -
Thou renewest thy witnesses against me,
And increasest thine indignation upon me:
Changes and warfare are with me.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 51:10 -
Create in me a clean heart, O God;
And renew a right spirit within me.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 103:5 -
Who satisfieth thy desire with good things,
So that thy youth is renewed like the eagle.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 104:30 -
Thou sendest forth thy Spirit, they are created;
And thou renewest the face of the ground.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 61:4 - And they shall build the old wastes, they shall raise up the former desolations, and they shall repair the waste cities, the desolations of many generations.
Unchecked Copy BoxLam 5:21 -
Turn thou us unto thee, O Jehovah, and we shall be turned;
Renew our days as of old.
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