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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 - Now a river [fn]flowed out of Eden to water the garden; and from there it divided H6504 and became four [fn]rivers.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 10:5 - From these the coastlands of the nations [fn]were separated H6504 into their lands, every one according to his language, according to their families, into their nations.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 10:32 - These are the families of the sons of Noah, according to their genealogies, by their nations; and out of these the nations were separated H6504 on the earth after the flood.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 13:9 - “Is not the whole land before you? Please separate H6504 from me; if to the left, then I will go to the right; or if to the right, then I will go to the left.”
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 13:11 - So Lot chose for himself all the [fn]valley of the Jordan, and Lot journeyed eastward. Thus they separated H6504 from each other.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 13:14 - The LORD said to Abram, after Lot had separated H6504 from him, “Now lift up your eyes and look from the place where you are, northward and southward and eastward and westward;
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 25:23 - The LORD said to her,
“Two nations are in your womb;
And two peoples will be separated H6504 from your body;
And one people shall be stronger than the other;
And the older shall serve the younger.”
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 30:40 - Jacob separated H6504 the lambs, and [fn]made the flocks face toward the striped and all the black in the flock of Laban; and he put his own herds apart, and did not put them with Laban’s flock.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 32:8 - “When the Most High gave the nations their inheritance,
When He separated H6504 the sons of [fn]man,
He set the boundaries of the peoples
According to the number of the sons of Israel.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 4:11 - Now Heber the Kenite had separated H6504 himself from the Kenites, from the sons of Hobab the father-in-law of Moses, and had pitched his tent as far away as the [fn]oak in Zaanannim, which is near Kedesh.
Unchecked Copy BoxRth 1:17 - “Where you die, I will die, and there I will be buried. Thus may the LORD do to me, and worse, if anything but death parts H6504 you and me.”
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 1:23 - “Saul and Jonathan, beloved and pleasant in their life,
And in their death they were not parted; H6504
They were swifter than eagles,
They were stronger than lions.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 2:11 - As they were going along and talking, behold, there appeared a chariot of fire and horses of fire which separated H6504 the two of them. And Elijah went up by a [fn]whirlwind to heaven.
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 4:19 - I said to the nobles, the officials and the rest of the people, “The work is great and extensive, and we are separated H6504 on the wall far from one another.
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 3:8 - Then Haman said to King Ahasuerus, “There is a certain people scattered and dispersed H6504 among the peoples in all the provinces of your kingdom; their laws are different from those of all other people and they do not observe the king’s laws, so it is not in the king’s interest to let them remain.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 4:11 - “The lion perishes for lack of prey,
And the whelps of the lioness are scattered. H6504
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 41:17 - “They are joined one to another;
They clasp each other and cannot be separated. 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 within [fn]me.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 92:9 - For, behold, Your enemies, O LORD,
For, behold, Your enemies will perish;
All who do iniquity will be scattered. H6504
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 16:28 - A perverse man spreads strife,
And a slanderer separates H6504 intimate friends.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 17:9 - He who conceals a transgression seeks love,
But he who repeats a matter separates H6504 intimate friends.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 18:1 - He who separates H6504 himself seeks his own desire,
He [fn]quarrels against all sound wisdom.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 18:18 - The cast lot puts an end to strife
And [fn]decides H6504 between the mighty ones.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 19:4 - Wealth adds many friends,
But a poor man is separated H6504 from his friend.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 1:11 - Such were their faces. Their wings were spread H6504 out above; each had two touching another being, and two covering their bodies.
Unchecked Copy BoxHos 4:14 - I will not punish your daughters when they play the harlot
Or your [fn]brides when they commit adultery,
For the men themselves go H6504 apart H6504 with harlots
And offer sacrifices with temple prostitutes;
So the people without understanding are [fn]ruined.
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