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Lexicon :: Strong's H7308 - rûaḥ

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Part of Speech
feminine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
Corresponding to רוּחַ (H7307)
Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 2991a

Strong’s Definitions

רוּחַ rûwach, roo'-akh; (Aramaic) corresponding to H7307:—mind, spirit, wind.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 11x

The KJV translates Strong's H7308 in the following manner: spirit (8x), wind (2x), mind (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 11x
The KJV translates Strong's H7308 in the following manner: spirit (8x), wind (2x), mind (1x).
  1. spirit, wind

    1. wind

    2. spirit

      1. of man

      2. seat of the mind

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
רוּחַ rûwach, roo'-akh; (Aramaic) corresponding to H7307:—mind, spirit, wind.
STRONGS H7308: Abbreviations

Biblical Aramaic

רוּחַ noun feminineDaniel 5:12 wind, spirit; — ר׳ absolute Daniel 5:12; Daniel 6:4 [Daniel 6:3], construct Daniel 4:5 [Daniel 4:8] +, emphatic רוּחָא Daniel 2:35; suffix רוּחִי Daniel 7:15, הֵּ֯ Daniel 5:20; plural construct רוּחֵי Daniel 7:2; —
2. spirit:
a. of man, Daniel 5:20; Daniel 7:15; as faculty of knowledge, יַתִּירא ר׳ Daniel 5:12; Daniel 6:4 [Daniel 6:3].
b. אֱלָהִין קַדִּישִׁין ר׳ Daniel 4:5 [Daniel 4:8[; Daniel 4:6 [Daniel 4:9]; Daniel 4:15 [Daniel 4:18]; Daniel 5:11, א׳ ר׳ Daniel 5:14.
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Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H7308 matches the Hebrew רוּחַ (rûaḥ),
which occurs 11 times in 11 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxDan 2:35 - “Then the iron, the clay, the bronze, the silver and the gold were crushed [fn]all at the same time and became like chaff from the summer threshing floors; and the wind H7308 carried them away so that not a trace of them was found. But the stone that struck the statue became a great mountain and filled the whole earth.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 4:8 - “But finally Daniel came in before me, whose name is Belteshazzar according to the name of my god, and in whom is [fn]a spirit H7308 of the holy gods; and I related the dream [fn]to him, saying,
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 4:9 - ‘O Belteshazzar, chief of the magicians, since I know that a spirit H7308 of the holy gods is in you and no mystery baffles you, tell me the visions of my dream which I have seen, along with its interpretation.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 4:18 - ‘This is the dream which I, King Nebuchadnezzar, have seen. Now you, Belteshazzar, tell me its interpretation, inasmuch as none of the wise men of my kingdom is able to make known to me the interpretation; but you are able, for a spirit H7308 of the holy gods is in you.’
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 5:11 - “There is a man in your kingdom in whom is [fn]a spirit H7308 of the holy gods; and in the days of your father, illumination, insight and wisdom like the wisdom of the gods were found in him. And King Nebuchadnezzar, your father, your father [fn]the king, appointed him chief of the [fn]magicians, conjurers, [fn]Chaldeans and diviners.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 5:12 - This was because an extraordinary spirit, H7308 knowledge and insight, interpretation of dreams, explanation of enigmas and solving of difficult problems were found in this Daniel, whom the king named Belteshazzar. Let Daniel now be summoned and he will declare the interpretation.”
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 5:14 - “Now I have heard about you that [fn]a spirit H7308 of the gods is in you, and that illumination, insight and extraordinary wisdom have been found in you.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 5:20 - “But when his heart was lifted up and his spirit H7308 became so [fn]proud that he behaved arrogantly, he was deposed from his royal throne and his glory was taken away from him.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 6:3 - Then this Daniel began distinguishing himself [fn]among the commissioners and satraps because [fn]he possessed an extraordinary spirit, H7308 and the king planned to appoint him over the entire kingdom.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 7:2 - Daniel [fn]said, “I was looking in my vision by night, and behold, the four winds H7308 of heaven were stirring up the great sea.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 7:15 - “As for me, Daniel, my spirit H7308 was distressed [fn]within me, and the visions [fn]in my mind kept alarming me.
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