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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 Samuel said to the people, “Come and let us go to Gilgal and renew H2318 the kingdom there.”
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 15:8 - Now when Asa heard these words and the [fn]prophecy which Azariah the son of Oded the prophet spoke, he took courage and removed the abominable idols from all the land of Judah and Benjamin and from the cities which he had captured in the hill country of Ephraim. He then restored H2318 the altar of the LORD which was in front of the porch of the LORD.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 24:4 - Now it came about after this that Joash [fn]decided to restore H2318 the house of the LORD.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 24:12 - The king and Jehoiada gave it to those who did the work of the service of the house of the LORD; and they hired masons and carpenters to restore H2318 the house of the LORD, and also workers in iron and bronze to [fn]repair the house of the LORD.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 10:17 - ‘You renew H2318 Your witnesses against me
And increase Your anger toward me;
[fn]Hardship after hardship is with me.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 51:10 - Create [fn]in me a clean heart, O God,
And renew H2318 [fn]a steadfast spirit within me.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 103:5 - Who satisfies your [fn]years with good things,
So that your youth is renewed H2318 like the eagle.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 104:30 - You send forth Your [fn]Spirit, they are created;
And You renew H2318 the face of the ground.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 61:4 - Then they will rebuild the ancient ruins,
They will raise up the former devastations;
And they will repair H2318 the ruined cities,
The desolations of many generations.
Unchecked Copy BoxLam 5:21 - Restore us to You, O LORD, that we may be restored;
Renew H2318 our days as of old,
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