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Lexicon :: Strong's H6504 - pāraḏ

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Strong’s Definitions

פָּרַד pârad, paw-rad'; a primitive root; to break through, i.e. spread or separate (oneself):—disperse, divide, be out of joint, part, scatter (abroad), separate (self), sever self, stretch, sunder.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 26x

The KJV translates Strong's H6504 in the following manner: separate (12x), part (4x), divided (3x), scattered abroad (1x), dispersed (1x), joint (1x), scattered (1x), severed (1x), stretched (1x), sundered (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 26x
The KJV translates Strong's H6504 in the following manner: separate (12x), part (4x), divided (3x), scattered abroad (1x), dispersed (1x), joint (1x), scattered (1x), severed (1x), stretched (1x), sundered (1x).
  1. to separate, divide

    1. (Qal) to divide

    2. (Niphal)

      1. to divide, separate

      2. to be divided, be separated

    3. (Piel) to be separated

    4. (Pual) to be divided

    5. (Hiphil)

      1. to divide, separate

      2. to make a division, make a separation

    6. (Hithpael) to be divided, be separated, get separated

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
פָּרַד pârad, paw-rad'; a primitive root; to break through, i.e. spread or separate (oneself):—disperse, divide, be out of joint, part, scatter (abroad), separate (self), sever self, stretch, sunder.
STRONGS H6504: Abbreviations
† I. [פָּרַד] verb divide (Late Hebrew id., divide, separate; so Syriac in derived species and derivatives; Arabic bdb082508 be single, sole, also (Dozy) unfold, unroll): —
Qal Passive participle feminine plural פְּרֻדוֹת Ezekiel 1:11 divided, i.e. spread, of wings.
Niph. Perfect 3rd person plural נִפְרְדוּ Genesis 10:5, 32, נִפְרָ֑דוּ 2 Samuel 1:23; Imperfect, יִפָּרֵד Genesis 2:10; Proverbs 19:4, etc.; Imperative masculine singular נָא הִפָּ֫רֶד Genesis 13:9; Infinitive construct הִפָּֽרֶד־ לוֺט Genesis 13:14; Participle נִפְרָד Judges 4:11; Proverbs 18:1, נִמְּרָדִים Nehemiah 4:13; —
1. divide, separate (intransitive), Genesis 2:10 (of river, dividing into branches); of one man separating from another, with מֵעַל Genesis 13:9, 11, מֵעִם Genesis 13:14 (all J), from others, מִן Judges 4:11; reciprocal Genesis 25:23 (J; of sons of Rebekah representing nations, with מִמֵּעַיִךְ in construction praegn. [Ges§ 119 ff], i.e. divided (hostile) from birth); absolute Proverbs 18:1; of peoples separating from (מִן) parent stock Proverbs 10:5, 32 (P).
2. be divided, separated, 2 Samuel 1:23; Nehemiah 4:13; of loss of friendship Proverbs 19:4.
Pi. Imperfect 3rd person masculine singular יְפָרֵ֑דוּ Hosea 4:14 make a separation, i.e. go apart (in company with [עִם] harlots, compare RSSemitic i. 436, 2nd ed. 455).
Pu. Participle divided, הָעַמִּים בֵּין וּמְפֹרָד מְפֻוָּר ֗֗֗ עַם Esther 3:8.
Hiph. Perfect 3rd person masculine singular הִפְרִיד Genesis 30:40; Imperfect יַפְרִיד Ruth 1:17; Proverbs 18:18, 3rd person masculine plural וַיַּפְרִדוּ 2 Kings 2:11; Infinitive construct suffix בְּהַפְרִידוֺ Deuteronomy 32:8; Participle מַפְרִיד Proverbs 16:28; Proverbs 17:9; —
1. divide, separate Genesis 30:40 (JE) Deuteronomy 32:8, of separating friends Proverbs 16:28; Proverbs 17:9.
2. make a division, separation, between (בֵּין), 2 Kings 2:11; Ruth 1:17; of parting disputants (with בֵּין) Proverbs 18:18.
Hithp. Perfect 3rd person plural וְהִתְפָּֽרְדוּ Psalm 22:15; Imperfect יִתְפָּֽרְדוּ Psalm 92:10, רָ֑דוּ - Job 4:11; Job 41:9; — be divided, separated, from each other; of scales of crocodile (with negative) Job 41:9, of bones, = be loosened at the joint, Psalm 22:15 (figurative of helplessness); = be dispersed Job 4:11; Psalm 92:10.
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs


2:10; 2:10; 10:5; 10:32; 13:9; 13:9; 13:11; 13:14; 13:14; 25:23; 30:40; 30:40


32:8; 32:8


4:11; 4:11


1:17; 1:17

2 Samuel

1:23; 1:23

2 Kings

2:11; 2:11


4:13; 4:13




4:11; 4:11; 41:9; 41:9


22:15; 22:15; 92:10; 92:10


10:5; 10:32; 16:28; 16:28; 17:9; 17:9; 18:1; 18:1; 18:18; 18:18; 19:4; 19:4





Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H6504 matches the Hebrew פָּרַד (pāraḏ),
which occurs 26 times in 26 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 2:10 - And a river went out of Eden to water the garden; and from thence it was parted, H6504 and became into four heads.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 10:5 - By these were the isles of the Gentiles divided in H6504 their lands; every one after his tongue, after their families, in their nations.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 10:32 - These are the families of the sons of Noah, after their generations, in their nations: and by these were the nations divided H6504 in the earth after the flood.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 13:9 - Is not the whole land before thee? separate thyself, H6504 I pray thee, from me: if thou wilt take the left hand, then I will go to the right; or if thou depart to the right hand, then I will go to the left.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 13:11 - Then Lot chose him all the plain of Jordan; and Lot journeyed east: and they separated themselves H6504 the one from the other.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 13:14 - And the LORD said unto Abram, after that Lot was separated H6504 from him, Lift up now thine eyes, and look from the place where thou art northward, and southward, and eastward, and westward:
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 25:23 - And the LORD said unto her, Two nations are in thy womb, and two manner of people shall be separated H6504 from thy bowels; and the one people shall be stronger than the other people; and the elder shall serve the younger.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 30:40 - And Jacob did separate H6504 the lambs, and set the faces of the flocks toward the ringstraked, and all the brown in the flock of Laban; and he put his own flocks by themselves, and put them not unto Laban's cattle.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 32:8 - When the most High divided to the nations their inheritance, when he separated H6504 the sons of Adam, he set the bounds of the people according to the number of the children of Israel.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 4:11 - Now Heber the Kenite, which was of the children of Hobab the father in law of Moses, had severed H6504 himself from the Kenites, and pitched his tent unto the plain of Zaanaim, which is by Kedesh.
Unchecked Copy BoxRth 1:17 - Where thou diest, will I die, and there will I be buried: the LORD do so to me, and more also, if ought but death part H6504 thee and me.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 1:23 - Saul and Jonathan were lovely and pleasant in their lives, and in their death they were not divided: H6504 they were swifter than eagles, they were stronger than lions.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 2:11 - And it came to pass, as they still went on, and talked, that, behold, there appeared a chariot of fire, and horses of fire, and parted H6504 them both asunder; and Elijah went up by a whirlwind into heaven.
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 4:19 - And I said unto the nobles, and to the rulers, and to the rest of the people, The work is great and large, and we are separated H6504 upon the wall, one far from another.
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 3:8 - And Haman said unto king Ahasuerus, There is a certain people scattered abroad and dispersed H6504 among the people in all the provinces of thy kingdom; and their laws are diverse from all people; neither keep they the king's laws: therefore it is not for the king's profit to suffer them.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 4:11 - The old lion perisheth for lack of prey, and the stout lion's whelps are scattered abroad. H6504
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 41:17 - They are joined one to another, they stick together, that they cannot be sundered. H6504
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 22:14 - I am poured out like water, and all my bones are out of joint: H6504 my heart is like wax; it is melted in the midst of my bowels.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 92:9 - For, lo, thine enemies, O LORD, for, lo, thine enemies shall perish; all the workers of iniquity shall be scattered. H6504
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 16:28 - A froward man soweth strife: and a whisperer separateth H6504 chief friends.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 17:9 - He that covereth a transgression seeketh love; but he that repeateth a matter separateth H6504 very friends.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 18:1 - Through desire a man, having separated H6504 himself, seeketh and intermeddleth with all wisdom.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 18:18 - The lot causeth contentions to cease, and parteth H6504 between the mighty.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 19:4 - Wealth maketh many friends; but the poor is separated H6504 from his neighbour.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 1:11 - Thus were their faces: and their wings were stretched H6504 upward; two wings of every one were joined one to another, and two covered their bodies.
Unchecked Copy BoxHos 4:14 - I will not punish your daughters when they commit whoredom, nor your spouses when they commit adultery: for themselves are separated H6504 with whores, and they sacrifice with harlots: therefore the people that doth not understand shall fall.
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