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Lexicon :: Strong's H6524 - pāraḥ

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Root Word (Etymology)
A primitive root
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TWOT Reference: 1813,1814,181

Strong’s Definitions

פָּרַח pârach, paw-rakh'; a primitive root; to break forth as a bud, i.e. bloom; generally, to spread; specifically, to fly (as extending the wings); figuratively, to flourish:—× abroad, × abundantly, blossom, break forth (out), bud, flourish, make fly, grow, spread, spring (up).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 36x

The KJV translates Strong's H6524 in the following manner: flourish (10x), bud (5x), blossom (4x), grow (3x), break (3x), fly (2x), spring (2x), break forth (2x), abroad (1x), abundantly (1x), break out (1x), spreading (1x), spring up (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 36x
The KJV translates Strong's H6524 in the following manner: flourish (10x), bud (5x), blossom (4x), grow (3x), break (3x), fly (2x), spring (2x), break forth (2x), abroad (1x), abundantly (1x), break out (1x), spreading (1x), spring up (1x).
  1. to bud, sprout, shoot, bloom

    1. (Qal) to bud, sprout, send out shoots, blossom

    2. (Hiphil)

      1. to cause to bud or sprout

      2. to show buds or sprouts

  2. (Qal) to break out (of leprosy)

  3. (Qal) to fly

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
פָּרַח pârach, paw-rakh'; a primitive root; to break forth as a bud, i.e. bloom; generally, to spread; specifically, to fly (as extending the wings); figuratively, to flourish:—× abroad, × abundantly, blossom, break forth (out), bud, flourish, make fly, grow, spread, spring (up).
STRONGS H6524: Abbreviations
I. פָּרַח verb bud, sprout, shoot (NT Hiph. = Biblical Hebrew Hiph. 2; Ecclus פרח Qal = flourish, Hiph. causative, Ecclesiasticus 49:10; Ecclesiasticus 40:19; Arabic bdb082701 II. hatch, also sprout, bdb082702 young of bird (see אֶפְרֹחַ below), twig, sprout; Assyrian pirḫu, noun sprout; — on meaning compare GFMJBL x (1891), 57); —
Qal Perfect 3rd person masculine singular פ׳ Ezekiel 7:10 +, etc; Imperfect 3rd person masculine singular יִפְרַח Hosea 14:6 +, 3rd person feminine plural תִּפְרַחְנָה Isaiah 66:14, etc.; Infinitive absolute פָּרֹחַ Isaiah 35:2; construct בִּפְרֹךְ Psalm 92:8; Participle feminine פֹּרַ֫חַת Genesis 40:10; — bud, sprout, send out shoots, of vine Genesis 40:10 (E), Hosea 14:8 (simile), Songs 6:11; Songs 7:13; fig-tree Habakkuk 3:17 (< Greek Version of the LXX We Now תִּפְרֶח); rods Numbers 17:20; Numbers 17:23; metaphor of restored Israel Hosea 14:6; Isaiah 27:6, compare of bones Isaiah 66:14 (כַּדֶּשֶׁא); of righteous Psalm 72:7; Psalm 92:13; Proverbs 11:28; of wicked (כְּמוֺ עֵשֶׂב) Psalm 92:8; also of steppe (עֲרָבָה) Isaiah 35:1, תִּפְרַח פָּרֹחַ Isaiah 35:2; figurative of judgment Hosea 10:4 (כָּראֹשׁ; but on text see Now); of זָדוֺן (which see H2087) Ezekiel 7:10.
Hiph. Perfect 1st person singular הִפְרַחְתִּי Ezekiel 17:24; Imperfect יַפְרִחַ Job 14:9, etc.; —
1. cause to bud or sprout, with accusative עֵץ Ezekiel 17:24, זֶרַע Isaiah 17:11, both figurative
2. shew buds, sprouts, of tree Job 14:9; figurative of righteous Psalm 92:14; = flourish, of אֹהֶל יְשָׁרִים, Proverbs 14:11 (all Qal in ִ֯ according to BaZMG xliii (1889), 180 f.).

II. פָּרח verb break out, of leprosy and like eruptions (in P) (usually taken as = I. פ׳, but dubious; Late Hebrew id., also decay, ferment VogelstLandwirthschaft 22; Syriac bdb082704 spread, of leprosy, etc.; NS. bdb082705 leprous spots); —
Qal Perfect 3rd person masculine singular פ׳ Leviticus 13:39 (of בֹּהַקִ), וּפ׳ consecutive Leviticus 14:43 (of נֶגַע); of צָרַעַת 3rd person feminine singular פָּרָ֑חָה Leviticus 13:20, 25, also Imperfect 3rd person feminine singular + Infinitive absolute תִּפְרַח פָּרוֹחַ Leviticus 13:12, and Participle feminine פֹּרַחַת see Leviticus 13:42; of שְׁחִין Participle masculine פֹּרֵחַ Exodus 9:9, 10.

III. [פָּרַח] verb fly, Aramaism, si vera lectio (Late Hebrew id., especially fly away; Aramaic פְּרַח, bdb082706 fly; bdb082707 insect, bird); —
Qal Participle feminine plural לְפֹרְחוֺת Ezekiel 13:20 (twice in verse) for (like ?) flying things, i.e. birds, but strike out Greek Version of the LXX Syriac Version Hi Siegf in Ezekiel 13:20a (where probably insert from Ezekiel 13:20b); Co Toy Berthol Krae in Ezekiel 13:20a; Ezekiel 13:20b.
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs


40:10; 40:10


9:9; 9:10


13:12; 13:20; 13:25; 13:39; 13:42; 14:43


14:9; 14:9


72:7; 92:8; 92:8; 92:13; 92:14


11:28; 14:11

Song of Songs

6:11; 7:13


17:11; 27:6; 35:1; 35:2; 35:2; 66:14; 66:14


7:10; 7:10; 13:20; 13:20; 13:20; 13:20; 13:20; 17:24; 17:24


10:4; 14:6; 14:6; 14:8



Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H6524 matches the Hebrew פָּרַח (pāraḥ),
which occurs 36 times in 33 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 40:10 - and on the vine were three branches. And as it was budding, H6524 its blossoms came out, and its clusters produced ripe grapes.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 9:9 - “It will become fine dust over all the land of Egypt, and will become boils breaking H6524 out with sores on man and beast through all the land of Egypt.”
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 9:10 - So they took soot from a kiln, and stood before Pharaoh; and Moses threw it toward the sky, and it became boils breaking H6524 out with sores on man and beast.
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 13:12 - “If the leprosy breaks H6524 out farther H6524 on the skin, and the leprosy covers all the skin of him who has the infection from his head even to his feet, [fn]as far as the priest can see,
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 13:20 - and the priest shall look, and behold, if [fn]it appears to be lower than the skin, and the hair on it has turned white, then the priest shall pronounce him unclean; it is the infection of leprosy, it has broken H6524 out in the boil.
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 13:25 - then the priest shall look at it. And if the hair in the bright spot has turned white and it appears to be deeper than the skin, it is leprosy; it has broken H6524 out in the burn. Therefore, the priest shall pronounce him unclean; it is an infection of leprosy.
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 13:39 - then the priest shall look, and if the bright spots on the skin of their [fn]bodies are a faint white, it is [fn]eczema that has broken H6524 out on the skin; he is clean.
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 13:42 - “But if on the bald head or the bald forehead, there occurs a reddish-white infection, it is leprosy breaking H6524 out on his bald head or on his bald forehead.
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 13:57 - and if it appears again in the garment, whether in the warp or in the woof, or in any article of leather, it is an outbreak; H6524 the article with the mark shall be burned in the fire.
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 14:43 - “If, however, the mark breaks H6524 out again in the house after he has torn out the stones and scraped the house, and after it has been replastered,
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 17:5 - “It will come about that the rod of the man whom I choose will sprout. H6524 Thus I will lessen from upon Myself the grumblings of the sons of Israel, who are grumbling against you.”
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 17:8 - Now on the next day Moses went into the tent of the testimony; and behold, the rod of Aaron for the house of Levi had sprouted H6524 and put forth buds and produced blossoms, and it bore ripe almonds.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 14:9 - At the scent of water it will flourish H6524
And put forth sprigs like a plant.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 72:7 - In his days [fn]may the righteous flourish, H6524
And abundance of peace till the moon is no more.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 92:7 - That when the wicked sprouted H6524 up like grass
And all who did iniquity flourished,
It was only that they might be destroyed forevermore.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 92:12 - The righteous man will [fn]flourish H6524 like the palm tree,
He will grow like a cedar in Lebanon.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 92:13 - Planted in the house of the LORD,
They will flourish H6524 in the courts of our God.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 11:28 - He who trusts in his riches will fall,
But the righteous will flourish H6524 like the green leaf.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 14:11 - The house of the wicked will be destroyed,
But the tent of the upright will flourish. H6524
Unchecked Copy BoxSng 6:11 - “I went down to the orchard of nut trees
To see the blossoms of the valley,
To see whether the vine had budded H6524
Or the pomegranates had bloomed.
Unchecked Copy BoxSng 7:12 - “Let us rise early and go to the vineyards;
Let us see whether the vine has budded H6524
And its blossoms have opened,
And whether the pomegranates have bloomed.
There I will give you my love.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 17:11 - In the day that you plant it you carefully fence it in,
And in the morning you bring H6524 your seed to blossom; H6524
But the harvest will be a heap
In a day of sickliness and incurable pain.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 27:6 - [fn]In the days to come Jacob will take root,
Israel will blossom and sprout, H6524
And they will fill the [fn]whole world with fruit.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 35:1 - The wilderness and the desert will be glad,
And the [fn]Arabah will rejoice and blossom; H6524
Like the crocus
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 35:2 - It will blossom H6524 profusely H6524
And rejoice with rejoicing and shout of joy.
The glory of Lebanon will be given to it,
The majesty of Carmel and Sharon.
They will see the glory of the LORD,
The majesty of our God.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 66:14 - Then you will see this, and your heart will be glad,
And your bones will flourish H6524 like the new grass;
And the hand of the LORD will be made known to His servants,
But He will be indignant toward His enemies.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 7:10 - ‘Behold, the day! Behold, it is coming! Your doom has gone forth; the rod has budded, arrogance has blossomed. H6524
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 13:20 - Therefore, thus says the Lord GOD, “Behold, I am against your magic bands by which you hunt [fn]lives there as [fn]birds H6524 and I will tear them from your arms; and I will let [fn]them go, even those [fn]lives whom you hunt as [fn]birds. H6524
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 17:24 - “All the trees of the field will know that I am the LORD; I bring down the high tree, exalt the low tree, dry up the green tree and make the dry tree flourish. H6524 I am the LORD; I have spoken, and I will perform it.
Unchecked Copy BoxHos 10:4 - They speak mere words,
[fn]With worthless oaths they make covenants;
And judgment sprouts H6524 like poisonous weeds in the furrows of the field.
Unchecked Copy BoxHos 14:5 - I will be like the dew to Israel;
He will blossom H6524 like the lily,
And he will [fn]take root like the cedars of Lebanon.
Unchecked Copy BoxHos 14:7 - Those who live in his shadow
Will [fn]again raise grain,
And they will blossom H6524 like the vine.
His renown will be like the wine of Lebanon.
Unchecked Copy BoxHab 3:17 - Though the fig tree should not blossom H6524
And there be no [fn]fruit on the vines,
Though the yield of the olive should fail
And the fields produce no food,
Though the flock should be cut off from the fold
And there be no cattle in the stalls,
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