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Lexicon :: Strong's H2472 - ḥălôm

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masculine noun
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TWOT Reference: 663a

Strong’s Definitions

חֲלוֹם chălôwm, khal-ome'; or (shortened) חֲלֹם chălôm; from H2492; a dream:—dream(-er).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 65x

The KJV translates Strong's H2472 in the following manner: dream (64x), dreamer (with H1167) (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 65x
The KJV translates Strong's H2472 in the following manner: dream (64x), dreamer (with H1167) (1x).
  1. dream

    1. dream (ordinary)

    2. dream (with prophetic meaning)

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
חֲלוֹם chălôwm, khal-ome'; or (shortened) חֲלֹם chălôm; from H2492; a dream:—dream(-er).
STRONGS H2472: Abbreviations
חֲלוֺם noun masculineGenesis 37:10 dream; — ת׳ absolute Genesis 37:5 +, construct Genesis 20:3, חֲלֹם absolute Genesis 20:6, construct Genesis 31:24; suffix חֲלוֺמִי Genesis 40:9, 16, חֲלֹמִי Genesis 41:17, 22, חֲלֹמוֺ Genesis 40:5 + 5 times; plural חֲלֹמוֺת Jeremiah 23:32 + 10 times etc., + 7 times suffix — dream
2. dreams with prophetic meaning, the lowest grade of prophecy (see BrMP 6):
a. dream of Abimelek Genesis 20:3, 6, of Jacob Genesis 31:10, 11, Laban Genesis 31:24, Joseph Genesis 37:5, 6, 8, 9 (twice in verse); Genesis 37:10, 19, 20; Genesis 42:9, Pharaoh and his servants Genesis 40:5 (3 times in verse); Genesis 40:8, 9 (twice in verse); Genesis 40:16; Genesis 41:7, 8, 11 (twice in verse); Genesis 41:12 (twice in verse); Genesis 41:15 (twice in verse); Genesis 41:17, 22, 25, 26, 32; of a lower order of prophets than Moses Numbers 12:6, (all E, not elsewhere in Hexateuch), Job 33:15, of Midianite Judges 7:13 (twice in verse); Judges 7:15, desired by Saul 1 Samuel 28:6, 15; of Solomon 1 Kings 3:5,15; of old men in latter days Joel 3:1, of Nebuchadnezzar Daniel 2:1, 2, 3 (twice in verse); Daniel הֵבִין בְּכָלחָֿזוֺן וַחֲלֹמוֺת Daniel 1:17 had understanding in all visions and dreams.

See related Aramaic BDB entry H2493.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Hebrew and English Lexicon, Unabridged, Electronic Database.
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs


20:3; 20:3; 20:6; 20:6; 31:10; 31:11; 31:24; 31:24; 37:5; 37:5; 37:6; 37:8; 37:9; 37:10; 37:10; 37:19; 37:20; 40:5; 40:5; 40:8; 40:9; 40:9; 40:16; 40:16; 41:7; 41:8; 41:11; 41:12; 41:15; 41:17; 41:17; 41:22; 41:22; 41:25; 41:26; 41:32; 42:9




13:2; 13:4; 13:6


7:13; 7:15

1 Samuel

28:6; 28:15


7:14; 20:8; 33:15




5:2; 5:6

Song of Songs





23:27; 23:28; 23:32; 23:32; 27:9; 29:8


1:17; 2:1; 2:2; 2:3






Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H2472 matches the Hebrew חֲלוֹם (ḥălôm),
which occurs 64 times in 54 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Page 1 / 2 (Gen 20:3–Dan 2:1)

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 20:3 - But God came to Abimelech in a dream H2472 by night, and said to him, Behold, thou art but a dead man, for the woman which thou hast taken; for she is a man's wife.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 20:6 - And God said unto him in a dream, H2472 Yea, I know that thou didst this in the integrity of thy heart; for I also withheld thee from sinning against me: therefore suffered I thee not to touch her.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 31:10 - And it came to pass at the time that the cattle conceived, that I lifted up mine eyes, and saw in a dream, H2472 and, behold, the rams which leaped upon the cattle were ringstraked, speckled, and grisled.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 31:11 - And the angel of God spake unto me in a dream, H2472 saying, Jacob: And I said, Here am I.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 31:24 - And God came to Laban the Syrian in a dream H2472 by night, and said unto him, Take heed that thou speak not to Jacob either good or bad.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 37:5 - And Joseph dreamed a dream, H2472 and he told it his brethren: and they hated him yet the more.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 37:8 - And his brethren said to him, Shalt thou indeed reign over us? or shalt thou indeed have dominion over us? And they hated him yet the more for his dreams, H2472 and for his words.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 37:9 - And he dreamed yet another dream, H2472 and told it his brethren, and said, Behold, I have dreamed a dream H2472 more; and, behold, the sun and the moon and the eleven stars made obeisance to me.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 37:10 - And he told it to his father, and to his brethren: and his father rebuked him, and said unto him, What is this dream H2472 that thou hast dreamed? Shall I and thy mother and thy brethren indeed come to bow down ourselves to thee to the earth?
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 37:19 - And they said one to another, Behold, this dreamer H2472 cometh.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 37:20 - Come now therefore, and let us slay him, and cast him into some pit, and we will say, Some evil beast hath devoured him: and we shall see what will become of his dreams. H2472
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 40:5 - And they dreamed a dream H2472 both of them, each man his dream H2472 in one night, each man according to the interpretation of his dream, H2472 the butler and the baker of the king of Egypt, which were bound in the prison.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 40:8 - And they said unto him, We have dreamed a dream, H2472 and there is no interpreter of it. And Joseph said unto them, Do not interpretations belong to God? tell me them, I pray you.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 40:9 - And the chief butler told his dream H2472 to Joseph, and said to him, In my dream, H2472 behold, a vine was before me;
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 40:16 - When the chief baker saw that the interpretation was good, he said unto Joseph, I also was in my dream, H2472 and, behold, I had three white baskets on my head:
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 41:7 - And the seven thin ears devoured the seven rank and full ears. And Pharaoh awoke, and, behold, it was a dream. H2472
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 41:8 - And it came to pass in the morning that his spirit was troubled; and he sent and called for all the magicians of Egypt, and all the wise men thereof: and Pharaoh told them his dream; H2472 but there was none that could interpret them unto Pharaoh.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 41:11 - And we dreamed a dream H2472 in one night, I and he; we dreamed each man according to the interpretation of his dream. H2472
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 41:12 - And there was there with us a young man, an Hebrew, servant to the captain of the guard; and we told him, and he interpreted to us our dreams; H2472 to each man according to his dream H2472 he did interpret.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 41:15 - And Pharaoh said unto Joseph, I have dreamed a dream, H2472 and there is none that can interpret it: and I have heard say of thee, that thou canst understand a dream H2472 to interpret it.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 41:17 - And Pharaoh said unto Joseph, In my dream, H2472 behold, I stood upon the bank of the river:
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 41:22 - And I saw in my dream, H2472 and, behold, seven ears came up in one stalk, full and good:
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 41:25 - And Joseph said unto Pharaoh, The dream H2472 of Pharaoh is one: God hath shewed Pharaoh what he is about to do.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 41:26 - The seven good kine are seven years; and the seven good ears are seven years: the dream H2472 is one.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 41:32 - And for that the dream H2472 was doubled unto Pharaoh twice; it is because the thing is established by God, and God will shortly bring it to pass.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 42:9 - And Joseph remembered the dreams H2472 which he dreamed of them, and said unto them, Ye are spies; to see the nakedness of the land ye are come.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 12:6 - And he said, Hear now my words: If there be a prophet among you, I the LORD will make myself known unto him in a vision, and will speak unto him in a dream. H2472
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 13:1 - If there arise among you a prophet, or a dreamer of dreams, H2472 and giveth thee a sign or a wonder,
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 13:3 - Thou shalt not hearken unto the words of that prophet, or that dreamer of dreams: H2472 for the LORD your God proveth you, to know whether ye love the LORD your God with all your heart and with all your soul.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 13:5 - And that prophet, or that dreamer of dreams, H2472 shall be put to death; because he hath spoken to turn you away from the LORD your God, which brought you out of the land of Egypt, and redeemed you out of the house of bondage, to thrust thee out of the way which the LORD thy God commanded thee to walk in. So shalt thou put the evil away from the midst of thee.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 7:13 - And when Gideon was come, behold, there was a man that told a dream H2472 unto his fellow, and said, Behold, I dreamed a dream, H2472 and, lo, a cake of barley bread tumbled into the host of Midian, and came unto a tent, and smote it that it fell, and overturned it, that the tent lay along.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 7:15 - And it was so, when Gideon heard the telling of the dream, H2472 and the interpretation thereof, that he worshipped, and returned into the host of Israel, and said, Arise; for the LORD hath delivered into your hand the host of Midian.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 28:6 - And when Saul enquired of the LORD, the LORD answered him not, neither by dreams, H2472 nor by Urim, nor by prophets.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 28:15 - And Samuel said to Saul, Why hast thou disquieted me, to bring me up? And Saul answered, I am sore distressed; for the Philistines make war against me, and God is departed from me, and answereth me no more, neither by prophets, nor by dreams: H2472 therefore I have called thee, that thou mayest make known unto me what I shall do.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 3:5 - In Gibeon the LORD appeared to Solomon in a dream H2472 by night: and God said, Ask what I shall give thee.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 3:15 - And Solomon awoke; and, behold, it was a dream. H2472 And he came to Jerusalem, and stood before the ark of the covenant of the LORD, and offered up burnt offerings, and offered peace offerings, and made a feast to all his servants.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 7:14 - Then thou scarest me with dreams, H2472 and terrifiest me through visions:
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 20:8 - He shall fly away as a dream, H2472 and shall not be found: yea, he shall be chased away as a vision of the night.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 33:15 - In a dream, H2472 in a vision of the night, when deep sleep falleth upon men, in slumberings upon the bed;
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 73:20 - As a dream H2472 when one awaketh; so, O Lord, when thou awakest, thou shalt despise their image.
Unchecked Copy BoxEcc 5:3 - For a dream H2472 cometh through the multitude of business; and a fool's voice is known by multitude of words.
Unchecked Copy BoxEcc 5:7 - For in the multitude of dreams H2472 and many words there are also divers vanities: but fear thou God.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 29:7 - And the multitude of all the nations that fight against Ariel, even all that fight against her and her munition, and that distress her, shall be as a dream H2472 of a night vision.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 23:27 - Which think to cause my people to forget my name by their dreams H2472 which they tell every man to his neighbour, as their fathers have forgotten my name for Baal.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 23:28 - The prophet that hath a dream, H2472 let him tell a dream; H2472 and he that hath my word, let him speak my word faithfully. What is the chaff to the wheat? saith the LORD.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 23:32 - Behold, I am against them that prophesy false dreams, H2472 saith the LORD, and do tell them, and cause my people to err by their lies, and by their lightness; yet I sent them not, nor commanded them: therefore they shall not profit this people at all, saith the LORD.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 27:9 - Therefore hearken not ye to your prophets, nor to your diviners, nor to your dreamers, H2472 nor to your enchanters, nor to your sorcerers, which speak unto you, saying, Ye shall not serve the king of Babylon:
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 29:8 - For thus saith the LORD of hosts, the God of Israel; Let not your prophets and your diviners, that be in the midst of you, deceive you, neither hearken to your dreams H2472 which ye cause to be dreamed.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 1:17 - As for these four children, God gave them knowledge and skill in all learning and wisdom: and Daniel had understanding in all visions and dreams. H2472
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 2:1 - And in the second year of the reign of Nebuchadnezzar Nebuchadnezzar dreamed dreams, H2472 wherewith his spirit was troubled, and his sleep brake from him.

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