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Lexicon :: Strong's H2351 - ḥûṣ

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Part of Speech
masculine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
(both forms fem. in the pl.) from an unused root meaning to sever
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TWOT Reference: 627a

Strong’s Definitions

חוּץ chûwts, khoots; or (shortened) חֻץ chuts; (both forms feminine in the plural) from an unused root meaning to sever; properly, separate by a wall, i.e. outside, outdoors:—abroad, field, forth, highway, more, out(-side, -ward), street, without.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 164x

The KJV translates Strong's H2351 in the following manner: without (70x), street (44x), abroad (21x), out (17x), outside (2x), fields (2x), forth (2x), highways (1x), Kirjathhuzoth (with H7155) (1x), more (1x), out of (1x), outward (1x), utter (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 164x
The KJV translates Strong's H2351 in the following manner: without (70x), street (44x), abroad (21x), out (17x), outside (2x), fields (2x), forth (2x), highways (1x), Kirjathhuzoth (with H7155) (1x), more (1x), out of (1x), outward (1x), utter (1x).
  1. outside, outward, street, the outside

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
חוּץ chûwts, khoots; or (shortened) חֻץ chuts; (both forms feminine in the plural) from an unused root meaning to sever; properly, separate by a wall, i.e. outside, outdoors:—abroad, field, forth, highway, more, out(-side, -ward), street, without.
STRONGS H2351: Abbreviations
חוּץ noun [masculine] the outside, sometimes, especially in plural, specifically a street, never with suffix in singular, with ָ  ה locative ח֫וּצָה, חֻ֫צָה, plural חוּצוֺת, חֻצוֺת, with suffix חוּצֹתָיו etc., Isaiah 15:3 etc.; —
1. the outside, of a house, tent, city, camp, etc., often used, especially with prepositions, to express the adverb idea of outside, abroad (Aramaic synonym, except in sense 2a, is בַּר, rfb):
a. as accusative after verb of motion Deuteronomy 23:13 יָצָא חוּץ to go forth outside (that is, a camp), Deuteronomy 23:14 (as adverb accusative) בְּשִׁבְתְּךָ חוּץ outside, הוֺצִיא הַחוּץ to bring forth outside (a house or chamber) Judges 19:25; 2 Samuel 13:18 compare Nehemiah 13:8; Judges 12:9b בָּנוֺת הֵבִיא לְבָנָיו מִןהַֿחוּץ from outside, from abroad, 2 Kings 4:3 שַׁאֲלִילָֿךְ כֵּלִים מִןהַֿחוּץ from outside (opposed to בַּבַּיִת 2 Kings 4:2); as genitive Leviticus 18:9 מוֺלֶדֶת חוּץ one born abroad (i.e. by another father or mother, of a half-sister: opposed to מוֺלֶדֶת בַּיִת) Ezekiel 47:2 (twice in verse). With ָ  ה locative חוּצָה, after a verb of motion Exodus 12:46 מִןהַֿבַּיִת ֗֗֗ חוּצָה, Proverbs 5:16; 2 Chronicles 29:16, 33:15 חוּצָה לָעִיר outside of the city, Numbers 35:4 מִקִּיר הָעִיר וָחוּצָה from the wall of the city and outwards; = on the outside, without 1 Kings 6:6; Isaiah 33:7 צָֽעֲקוּ חוּצָה cry without, 2 Chronicles 24:8: so הַחוּצָה Genesis 15:5 וַיּוֺצֵא אֹתוֺ הח׳ and brought him outside, Genesis 19:17; Genesis 24:29; Joshua 2:19 +, 1 Kings 8:8 לֹא יֵרָאוּ הַחוּצָה were not seen towards the outside, Deuteronomy 25:5 לֹא תִהְיֶה אֵשֶׁת הַמֵּת הַחוּצָה לְאִישׁ זָר i.e. shall not be married into another family, compare Judges 12:9a.
b. with prepositions:
a.אלהֿחוץ towards the outside Ezekiel 41:9, † Ezekiel 34:21 pleonastic אלהֿחוצה.
b. בחוץ Genesis 9:22 outside (opposed to בְּתוֺךְ אָהֳלֹה Genesis 9:21), Genesis 24:31 לָמָּה תַעֲמֹד בַּחוץ, Deuteronomy 24:11; Exodus 21:19 אם יקום והתהלך בחוץ (after leaving a sick couch), 2 Kings 10:24; Psalm 31:12; Ezekiel 7:15 (opposed to מִבַּיִת), Hosea 7:1 +.
c.לחוץ Psalm 41:7 יצא לחוץ; = on the outside Ezekiel 41:17; Ezekiel 42:7, לַחוּצָה 2 Chronicles 32:5 towards the outside.
d. מִחוּץ on (מִן 3c) the outside Ezekiel 40:19; Ezekiel 46:2, מִבַיִת וּמִחוּץ within and without (of an ark, building, etc.) Genesis 6:14; Exodus 25:11 = Exodus 37:2; 1 Kings 7:9; Deuteronomy 32:25 מחוץ תְּשַׁכֶּלחֶֿרֶב (opposed to יּמֵחֲדָרִים אֵימָה), Lamentations 1:20 (compare Ezekiel 7:15 above b); so מֵהַחוּץEzekiel 41:25. מִחוּץ לְ on the outside of, Genesis 19:16 וַיַּנִּיחֵהוּ מִחוּץ לָעִיר, Genesis 24:11; Exodus 26:35; Exodus 37:7 (twice in verse); Leviticus 8:17; Leviticus 14:8; Numbers 35:5; Joshua 6:23; Jeremiah 21:4 +, even after a verb of motion 1 Kings 21:13 וַיּוֺצִיאוּהוּ מִחוּץ לְעִיר, 2 Kings 23:6, though in this case אל מחוץל is more common, Leviticus 4:12, 21 אל מחוץ למחנה, Leviticus 6:4; Leviticus 10:4; Leviticus 14:40, 41 + often P, Deuteronomy 23:11.
e.מִחוּצָה Ezekiel 40:40 on the outside, מִחוּצָה לְ Ezekiel 40:44.
f. (late) † חוּץ מִן outside of, Ecclesiastes 2:25 who can eat, and who enjoy, חוּץ מִמֶּנִּיִ outside of me, i.e. except me? (but read rather, with Greek Version of the LXX Syriac Version De Now and others, חוּץ מִמֶּנּוּ apart from, without him, i.e. God). (So Late Hebrew חוּץ מִן except, without, see DeEcclesiastes 2:25. compare The Aramaic synonym בַּר מִן except Exodus 20:3 Targum; apart from, without Isaiah 36:10 Targum; Syriac Nem rfbl id.)
2. Of a definite locality, namely
a. that which is outside the houses of a town, i.e. a street Isaiah 51:23 כַּחוּץ לַעֹבְרִים, Jeremiah 37:21 חוּץ הָאֹפִים the Bakers' street, Proverbs 1:20 כַּחוּץ, (|| כָּֽרְחֹבוֺת : so Proverbs 7:12; Proverbs 22:13; Jeremiah 9:20); often in plural, as חוּצֹת אַשְׁקְלוֹן the streets of Ashkelon 2 Samuel 1:20, ירושׁלם ח׳ Jeremiah 5:1; Jeremiah 7:17, 34 — Jeremiah; 1 Kings 20:34 וְחֻצוֺת תָּשִׂיםלְֿךָ בְּדַמֶּשֶׂק and streets (i.e. bazaars) shalt thou make thee in D., as my father made in Samaria (a concession involving the right of trading), Amos 5:16; Isaiah 15:3; Isaiah 24:11 (as scene of mourning), Isaiah 5:25; Jeremiah 51:4; Ezekiel 11:6; Ezekiel 28:23 (as filled with corpses of slain), בְּראֹשׁ כָּלחֿוּצוֺת i.e. in conspicuous places, Nahum 3:10; Lamentations 2:19; Lamentations 4:1; Isaiah 51:20, טִיט חוּצוֺת mire of streets Zechariah 10:5 (trampled on by warriors), in simile, of foes trodden under foot, Psalm 18:43; Micah 7:10 (so כְּחֹמֶר ח׳ Isaiah 10:6), metaphor of cheapness and abundance Zechariah 9:3.
b. more generally, that which is outside enclosed cities, the open country, Job 18:17 וְלאֹ עַל־פְּנֵי־חוּץ לוֹ שֵׁם (see De), compare Proverbs 24:27; in the plural Job 5:10 חוּצוֺת פְּנֵי עַל מַיִם וְשֹׁלֵח, Proverbs 8:26; Psalm 144:13 (as place where flocks abound).
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs


6:14; 9:21; 9:22; 15:5; 19:16; 19:17; 24:11; 24:29; 24:31


12:46; 20:3; 21:19; 25:11; 26:35; 37:2; 37:7


4:12; 4:21; 6:4; 8:17; 10:4; 14:8; 14:40; 14:41; 18:9


35:4; 35:5


23:11; 23:13; 23:14; 24:11; 25:5; 32:25


2:19; 6:23


12:9; 12:9; 19:25

2 Samuel

1:20; 13:18

1 Kings

6:6; 7:9; 8:8; 20:34; 21:13

2 Kings

4:2; 4:3; 10:24; 23:6

2 Chronicles

24:8; 29:16; 32:5; 33:15




5:10; 18:17


18:43; 31:12; 41:7; 144:13


1:20; 5:16; 7:12; 8:26; 22:13; 24:27


2:25; 2:25


5:25; 10:6; 15:3; 15:3; 24:11; 33:7; 36:10; 51:20; 51:23


5:1; 7:17; 7:34; 9:20; 21:4; 37:21; 51:4


1:20; 2:19; 4:1


7:15; 7:15; 11:6; 28:23; 34:21; 40:19; 40:40; 40:44; 41:9; 41:17; 41:25; 42:7; 46:2; 47:2










9:3; 10:5

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H2351 matches the Hebrew חוּץ (ḥûṣ),
which occurs 164 times in 158 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Page 1 / 4 (Gen 6:14–Num 31:13)

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 6:14 - “Make for yourself an ark of gopher wood; you shall make the ark with rooms, and shall [fn]cover it inside and out with pitch.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 9:22 - Ham, the father of Canaan, saw the nakedness of his father, and told his two brothers outside. H2351
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 15:5 - And He took him outside H2351 and said, “Now look toward the heavens, and count the stars, if you are able to count them.” And He said to him, “So shall your [fn]descendants be.”
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 19:16 - But he hesitated. So the men seized his hand and the hand of his wife and the [fn]hands of his two daughters, for the compassion of the LORD was upon him; and they brought him out, and put him outside H2351 the city.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 19:17 - When they had brought them outside, H2351 [fn]one said, “Escape for your life! Do not look behind you, and do not stay [fn]anywhere in the valley; escape to the [fn]mountains, or you will be swept away.”
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 24:11 - He made the camels kneel down outside H2351 the city by the well of water at evening time, the time when women go out to draw water.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 24:29 - Now Rebekah had a brother whose name was Laban; and Laban ran outside H2351 to the man at the spring.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 24:31 - And he said, “Come in, blessed of the LORD! Why do you stand outside H2351 since I have prepared the house, and a place for the camels?”
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 39:12 - She caught him by his garment, saying, “Lie with me!” And he left his garment in her hand and fled, and went outside. H2351
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 39:13 - [fn]When she saw that he had left his garment in her hand and had fled outside, H2351
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 39:15 - “When he heard that I raised my voice and [fn]screamed, he left his garment beside me and fled and went outside.” H2351
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 39:18 - and as I raised my voice and [fn]screamed, he left his garment beside me and fled outside.” H2351
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 12:46 - “It is to be eaten in a single house; you are not to bring forth any of the flesh outside H2351 of the house, nor are you to break any bone of it.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 21:19 - if he gets up and walks around outside H2351 on his staff, then he who struck him shall go unpunished; he shall only pay for his [fn]loss of time, and [fn]shall take care of him until he is completely healed.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 25:11 - “You shall overlay it with pure gold, inside and out you shall overlay it, and you shall make a gold molding [fn]around it.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 26:35 - “You shall set the table outside H2351 the veil, and the lampstand opposite the table on the side of the tabernacle toward the south; and you shall put the table on the north side.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 27:21 - “In the tent of meeting, outside H2351 the veil which is before the testimony, Aaron and his sons shall keep it in order from evening to morning before the LORD; it shall be a perpetual statute throughout their generations [fn]for the sons of Israel.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 29:14 - “But the flesh of the bull and its hide and its refuse, you shall burn with fire outside H2351 the camp; it is a sin offering.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 33:7 - Now Moses used to take the tent and pitch it outside H2351 the camp, a good distance from the camp, and he called it the tent of meeting. And everyone who sought the LORD would go out to the tent of meeting which was outside H2351 the camp.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 37:2 - and he overlaid it with pure gold inside and out, and made a gold molding for it all around.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 40:22 - Then he put the table in the tent of meeting on the north side of the tabernacle, outside H2351 the veil.
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 4:12 - [fn]that is, all the rest of the bull, he is to bring out to a clean place outside H2351 the camp where the [fn]ashes are poured out, and burn it on wood with fire; where the [fn]ashes are poured out it shall be burned.
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 4:21 - ‘Then he is to bring out the bull to a place outside H2351 the camp and burn it as he burned the first bull; it is the sin offering for the assembly.
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 6:11 - ‘Then he shall take off his garments and put on other garments, and carry the [fn]ashes outside H2351 the camp to a clean place.
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 8:17 - But the bull and its hide and its flesh and its refuse he burned in the fire outside H2351 the camp, just as the LORD had commanded Moses.
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 9:11 - The flesh and the skin, however, he burned with fire outside H2351 the camp.
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 10:4 - Moses called also to Mishael and Elzaphan, the sons of Aaron’s uncle Uzziel, and said to them, “Come forward, carry your [fn]relatives away from the front of the sanctuary to the outside H2351 of the camp.”
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 10:5 - So they came forward and carried them still in their tunics to the outside H2351 of the camp, as Moses had said.
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 13:46 - “He shall remain unclean all the days during which he has the infection; he is unclean. He shall live alone; his dwelling shall be outside H2351 the camp.
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 14:3 - and the priest shall go out to the outside H2351 of the camp. Thus the priest shall look, and if the [fn]infection of leprosy has been healed in the leper,
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 14:8 - “The one to be cleansed shall then wash his clothes and shave off all his hair and bathe in water and be clean. Now afterward, he may enter the camp, but he shall stay outside H2351 his tent for seven days.
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 14:40 - then the priest shall order them to tear out the stones with the mark in them and throw them away [fn]at an unclean place outside H2351 the city.
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 14:41 - “He shall have the house scraped all around [fn]inside, and they shall dump the plaster that they scrape off at an unclean place outside H2351 the city.
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 14:45 - “He shall therefore tear down the house, its stones, and its timbers, and all the plaster of the house, and he shall take them outside H2351 the city to an unclean place.
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 14:53 - “However, he shall let the live bird go free outside H2351 the city into the open field. So he shall make atonement for the house, and it will be clean.”
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 16:27 - “But the bull of the sin offering and the goat of the sin offering, whose blood was brought in to make atonement in the holy place, shall be taken outside H2351 the camp, and they shall burn their hides, their flesh, and their refuse in the fire.
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 17:3 - “Any man from the house of Israel who slaughters an ox or a lamb or a goat in the camp, or who slaughters it outside H2351 the camp,
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 18:9 - ‘The nakedness of your sister, either your father’s daughter or your mother’s daughter, whether born at home or born outside, H2351 their nakedness you shall not uncover.
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 24:3 - “Outside H2351 the veil of testimony in the tent of meeting, Aaron shall keep it in order from evening to morning before the LORD continually; it shall be a perpetual statute throughout your generations.
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 24:14 - “Bring the one who has cursed outside H2351 the camp, and let all who heard him lay their hands on his head; then let all the congregation stone him.
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 24:23 - Then Moses spoke to the sons of Israel, and they brought the one who had cursed outside H2351 the camp and stoned him with stones. Thus the sons of Israel did, just as the LORD had commanded Moses.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 5:3 - “You shall send away both male and female; you shall send them outside H2351 the camp so that they will not defile their camp where I dwell in their midst.”
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 5:4 - The sons of Israel did so and sent them outside H2351 the camp; just as the LORD had spoken to Moses, thus the sons of Israel did.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 12:14 - But the LORD said to Moses, “If her father had but spit in her face, would she not bear her shame for seven days? Let her be shut up for seven days outside H2351 the camp, and afterward she may be received again.”
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 12:15 - So Miriam was shut up outside H2351 the camp for seven days, and the people did not move on until Miriam was received again.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 15:35 - Then the LORD said to Moses, “The man shall surely be put to death; all the congregation shall stone him with stones outside H2351 the camp.”
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 15:36 - So all the congregation brought him outside H2351 the camp and stoned him [fn]to death with stones, just as the LORD had commanded Moses.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 19:3 - ‘You shall give it to Eleazar the priest, and it shall be brought outside H2351 the camp and be slaughtered in his presence.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 19:9 - ‘Now a man who is clean shall gather up the ashes of the heifer and deposit them outside H2351 the camp in a clean place, and [fn]the congregation of the sons of Israel shall keep it as water to remove impurity; it is [fn]purification from sin.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 31:13 - Moses and Eleazar the priest and all the leaders of the congregation went out to meet them outside H2351 the camp.

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