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Lexicon :: Strong's H2527 - ḥōm

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Part of Speech
masculine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
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TWOT Reference: 677a

Strong’s Definitions

חֹם chôm, khome; from H2552; heat:—heat, to be hot (warm).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 14x

The KJV translates Strong's H2527 in the following manner: heat (9x), hot (4x), warm (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 14x
The KJV translates Strong's H2527 in the following manner: heat (9x), hot (4x), warm (1x).
  1. heat, hot

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
חֹם chôm, khome; from H2552; heat:—heat, to be hot (warm).
STRONGS H2527: Abbreviations
חֹם noun masculineJeremiah 17:8 heat; — חֹם absolute Genesis 8:22 3 times + 1 Samuel 21:7 (see below); construct Genesis 18:1+ 3 times; of heat of (mid-) day חֹם היום Genesis 18:1 (J), 1 Samuel 11:11; 2 Samuel 4:5; in promise of regular seasons Genesis 8:22 (opposed to קֹר); compare Isaiah 18:4 (twice in verse) (קָצִיר ח׳); but as dangerous to plant-life Jeremiah 17:8; it melts snow Job 24:19; לֶחֶם חֹם 1 Samuel 21:7 bread of heat = hot bread, read perhaps חָם ל׳ (as Joshua 9:12).
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs


8:22; 8:22; 18:1; 18:1



1 Samuel

11:11; 21:7; 21:7

2 Samuel







17:8; 17:8


Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H2527 matches the Hebrew חֹם (ḥōm),
which occurs 15 times in 13 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 8:22 - “While the earth remains,
Seedtime and harvest,
And cold and heat, H2527
And summer and winter,
And day and night
Shall not cease.”
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 18:1 - Now the LORD appeared to him by the [fn]oaks of Mamre, while he was sitting at the tent door in the heat H2527 of the day.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 11:9 - They said to the messengers who had come, “Thus you shall say to the men of Jabesh-gilead, ‘Tomorrow, by the time the sun is hot, you will have deliverance.’” So the messengers went and told the men of Jabesh; and they were glad.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 11:11 - The next morning Saul put the people in three companies; and they came into the midst of the camp at the morning watch and struck down the Ammonites until the heat H2527 of the day. Those who survived were scattered, so that no two of them were left together.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 21:6 - So the priest gave him consecrated bread; for there was no bread there but the bread of the Presence which was removed from before the LORD, in order to put hot H2527 bread in its place when it was taken away.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 4:5 - So the sons of Rimmon the Beerothite, Rechab and Baanah, departed and came to the house of Ish-bosheth in the heat H2527 of the day while he was taking his midday rest.
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 7:3 - Then I said to them, “Do not let the gates of Jerusalem be opened until the sun is hot, and while they are standing guard, let them shut and bolt the doors. Also appoint guards from the inhabitants of Jerusalem, each at his post, and each in front of his own house.”
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 6:17 - “When they become waterless, they [fn]are silent,
When it is hot, they vanish from their place.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 24:19 - “Drought and heat H2527 [fn]consume the snow waters,
So does [fn]Sheol those who have sinned.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 18:4 - For thus the LORD has told me,
“I will look [fn]from My dwelling place quietly
Like dazzling heat H2527 in the [fn]sunshine,
Like a cloud of dew in the heat H2527 of harvest.”
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 17:8 - “For he will be like a tree planted by the water,
That extends its roots by a stream
And will not fear when the heat H2527 comes;
But its leaves will be green,
And it will not be anxious in a year of drought
Nor cease to yield fruit.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 51:39 - “When they become heated up, I will serve them their banquet
And make them drunk, that they may become jubilant
And may sleep a perpetual sleep
And not wake up,” declares the LORD.
Unchecked Copy BoxHag 1:6 - “You have sown much, but [fn]harvest little; you eat, but there is not enough to be satisfied; you drink, but there is [fn]not enough to become drunk; you put on clothing, but no one is warm enough; and he who earns, earns wages to put into a purse with holes.”
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