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Lexicon :: Strong's H7350 - rāḥôq

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adjective, masculine noun
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TWOT Reference: 2151b

Strong’s Definitions

רָחוֹק râchôwq, raw-khoke'; or רָחֹק râchôq; from H7368; remote, literally or figuratively, of place or time; specifically, precious; often used adverbially (with preposition):—(a-) far (abroad, off), long ago, of old, space, great while to come.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 84x

The KJV translates Strong's H7350 in the following manner: (far, afar...) off (39x), far (30x), long ago (3x), far from (3x), come (2x), afar (2x), old (2x), far abroad (1x), long (1x), space (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 84x
The KJV translates Strong's H7350 in the following manner: (far, afar...) off (39x), far (30x), long ago (3x), far from (3x), come (2x), afar (2x), old (2x), far abroad (1x), long (1x), space (1x).
  1. remote, far, distant, distant lands, distant ones

    1. of distance, time

      masculine noun
  2. distance

    1. from a distance (with prep)

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
רָחוֹק râchôwq, raw-khoke'; or רָחֹק râchôq; from H7368; remote, literally or figuratively, of place or time; specifically, precious; often used adverbially (with preposition):—(a-) far (abroad, off), long ago, of old, space, great while to come.
STRONGS H7350: Abbreviations
רָחֹק, רָחוֺק adjective distant, far, and noun masculineJoshua 3:4 distance (LagBN 31); — absolute רָחֹק Exodus 2:4 +, רָחוֺק Ezekiel 6:12 +; feminine singular רְחֹקָה Deuteronomy 30:11 +, רְחוֺקָה Joshua 9:6 +; masculine plural רְחֹקִים Deuteronomy 13:8 +, etc., feminine plural absolute רְחֹקוֺת Jeremiah 48:24 +, etc.; — often opposed to קָרוֺב :
1. adjective
a. of space: distant, land Joshua 9:6, 9 (+ מְאֹד), Deuteronomy 29:21; 1 Kings 8:41, 46 2 Chronicles 6:32, 36; 2 Kings 20:14 = Isaiah 39:3, אִיִּים ר׳ Isaiah 66:19Psalm 65:6 (Che We read אִיִּם for יָם; Weir in Che גּוֺיִם; MT makes ר׳ = distant ones, people); with מִן person, of peoples Joshua 9:22 (JE), Judges 18:7, persons Ezekiel 22:5; Nehemiah 4:13; Proverbs 15:29 (י׳, figurative), compare Jeremiah 12:2 (id.,), cities Deuteronomy 20:15, so (מִן local) Judges 18:28; absolute of people Joel 4:8, persons Isaiah 33:13; Isaiah 57:19; Jeremiah 25:26; Ezekiel 6:12; Zechariah 6:15; Proverbs 27:10; Daniel 9:7; Esther 9:20, cities Jeremiah 48:24, trees Psalm 56:1 (title; see יוֺנָה near the end), of distant journey Numbers 9:10 (P); figurative, רָחוֺק predicate (indefinite) Ecclesiastes 7:24, of י׳'s מִצְוָה Deuteronomy 30:11; with מִן person (i.e. absent from, lacking to), of salvation Psalm 119:155, wisdom Ecclesiastes 7:23; of person with מִן of act or quality Isaiah 46:12; Psalm 22:2; of price, with מִן compare = far beyond Proverbs 31:10.
b. of time: לְעִתִּים רְחוֺקוֺת Ezekiel 12:27.
2. noun masculine. always singular:
a. of space: distance Joshua 3:4 (D); elsewhere with preposition:
(1) מֵר׳ from a distance, with verbs implying motion, physical or mental: look Genesis 24:4 (E) Genesis 37:18 (J) Job 2:12; Job 36:25; bring Deuteronomy 28:49; Isaiah 43:6; Isaiah 60:9, compare Jeremiah 46:27; come Isaiah 49:12; Isaiah 60:4; Habakkuk 1:8; hear Isaiah 49:1; smell Job 39:25; remember Jeremiah 51:50; probably also worship Exodus 24:1 (J);
(2) מֵר׳ at a distance (מִן 1c) Exodus 2:4 (E), Exodus 20:18, 21 (E; Gi Exodus 20:15; Exodus 20:18), 1 Samuel 26:13; 2 Kings 2:7; Isaiah 5:26; Isaiah 59:14; Psalm 38:12, compare אֱלֹהֵי מֵר׳ Jeremiah 23:23 a God afar off (on construct of. Ges§ 130a; < read אלהים ר׳ Gie, compare Greek Version of the LXX);
(3) מֵר׳ to a distance (מִן 1c) Isaiah 22:3; Isaiah 23:7; Proverbs 7:19;
(4)בְּר׳ at a distance Psalm 10:1; עַדרֿ׳ to a distance Micah 4:3; also with two prepositions:
(5) לְמֵר׳ from (מִן 9b), Job 36:3; Job 39:29;
(6)עַדמֵֿר׳ (III. עַד I. 1. a.) to a distance Isaiah 57:9 + Nehemiah 12:43 van d. H. (עַד omitted by Baer Gi); even
(7) עַדלְֿמֵר׳ (עַד III.) 2 Chronicles 26:15; Ezra 3:13.
b. of time, מֵר׳ long ago Isaiah 22:11, with noun = ancient, of long standing Isaiah 25:1; לְמֵר׳ long ago 2 Kings 19:25 = Isaiah 37:26; from afar 2 Samuel 7:19 = 1 Chronicles 17:17. **Psalm 139:2.
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs


24:4; 37:18


2:4; 2:4; 20:15; 20:18; 20:18; 20:21; 24:1




13:8; 20:15; 28:49; 29:21; 30:11; 30:11


3:4; 3:4; 9:6; 9:6; 9:9; 9:22


18:7; 18:28

1 Samuel


2 Samuel


1 Kings

8:41; 8:46

2 Kings

2:7; 19:25; 20:14

1 Chronicles


2 Chronicles

6:32; 6:36; 26:15




4:13; 12:43




2:12; 36:3; 36:25; 39:25; 39:29


10:1; 22:2; 38:12; 56:1; 65:6; 119:155; 139:2


7:19; 15:29; 27:10; 31:10


7:23; 7:24


5:26; 22:3; 22:11; 23:7; 25:1; 33:13; 37:26; 39:3; 43:6; 46:12; 49:1; 49:12; 57:9; 57:19; 59:14; 60:4; 60:9; 66:19


12:2; 23:23; 25:26; 46:27; 48:24; 48:24; 51:50


6:12; 6:12; 12:27; 22:5









Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H7350 matches the Hebrew רָחוֹק (rāḥôq),
which occurs 85 times in 85 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Page 1 / 2 (Gen 22:4–Ecc 7:23)

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 22:4 - On the third day Abraham lifted up his eyes and saw the place from a distance H7350.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 37:18 -

And they saw him from a distance H7350, and before he came close to them, they plotted against him to put him to death.

Unchecked Copy BoxExo 2:4 - And his sister stood at a distance H7350 to know what would be done to him.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 20:18 -

And all the people perceived the [fn]thunder and the lightning flashes and the sound of the trumpet and the mountain smoking; and the people perceived it, and they shook and stood at a distance H7350.

Unchecked Copy BoxExo 20:21 - So the people stood at a distance H7350, but Moses came near the dense gloom where God was.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 24:1 -

Then He said to Moses, “Come up to Yahweh, you and Aaron, Nadab and Abihu and seventy of the elders of Israel, and you all shall worship at a distance H7350.

Unchecked Copy BoxNum 9:10 - “Speak to the sons of Israel, saying, ‘If any one of you or of your generations becomes unclean because of a dead [fn]person, or is on a distant H7350 journey, he may, however, celebrate the Passover to Yahweh.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 13:7 - of the gods of the peoples who are around you, near you or far H7350 from you, from one end of the earth to the other end),
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 20:15 - “Thus you shall do to all the cities that are very far H7350 from you, which are not of the cities of these nations [fn]nearby.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 28:49 -

“Yahweh will bring a nation against you from afar H7350, from the end of the earth, as the eagle swoops down, a nation whose tongue you shall not understand,

Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 29:22 -

“And the generation to come, your sons who rise up after you and the foreigner who comes from a distant H7350 land, shall see the plagues of the land and the diseases with which Yahweh has [fn]afflicted it, and they will say,

Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 30:11 -

“For this commandment which I am commanding you today is not too difficult for you, nor is it far H7350 from you.

Unchecked Copy BoxJos 3:4 - “However, there shall be between you and it a distance H7350 of about [fn]2,000 cubits by measure. Do not come near it, that you may know the way by which you shall go, for you have not passed this way before.”
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 9:6 - And they went to Joshua to the camp at Gilgal and said to him and to the men of Israel, “We have come from a far H7350 country; so now, cut a covenant with us.”
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 9:9 - They said to him, “Your servants have come from a very far H7350 country because of the [fn]fame of Yahweh your God; for we have heard the report of Him and all that He did in Egypt,
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 9:22 -

Then Joshua called for them and spoke to them, saying, “Why have you deceived us, saying, ‘We are very far H7350 from you,’ when you are living nearly in the midst of us?

Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 18:7 -

Then the five men went forth and came to Laish and saw the people who were in it living in security, after the [fn]manner of the Sidonians, quiet and secure; for there was no [fn]oppressive conqueror dishonoring them for anything in the land, and they were far H7350 from the Sidonians and had no dealings with anyone.

Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 18:28 - And there was no one to deliver them because it was far H7350 from Sidon and they had no dealings with anyone, and it was in the valley which is near Beth-rehob. And they rebuilt the city and lived in it.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 26:13 -

Then David crossed over to the other side and stood on top of the mountain at a distance H7350 with a large area between them.

Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 7:19 - “And yet this was a small thing in Your eyes, O Lord Yahweh, for You have spoken also of the house of Your slave concerning the distant H7350 future H7350. And this is the law of man, O Lord Yahweh.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 8:41 -

“Also concerning the foreigner who is not of Your people Israel, if he comes from a far H7350 country for Your name’s sake

Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 8:46 -

“When they sin against You (for there is no man who does not sin) and You are angry with them and give them over to an enemy, so that [fn]they take them away captive to the land of the enemy, far H7350 off H7350 or near;

Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 2:7 -

Now fifty men of the sons of the prophets went and stood opposite them at a distance H7350, but the two of them stood by the Jordan.

Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 19:25 -

‘Have you not heard?

Long H7350 ago H7350 I did it;

From days of old I formed it.

Now I have brought it to pass,

That you should devastate fortified cities into ruinous heaps.

Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 20:14 - Then Isaiah the prophet came to King Hezekiah and said to him, “What did these men say, and from where have they come to you?” And Hezekiah said, “They have come from a far H7350 country, from Babylon.”
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 17:17 - “And this was a small thing in Your eyes, O God; but You have spoken of the house of Your slave concerning the distant H7350 future H7350, and have regarded me according to the standard of a man of high degree, O Yahweh God.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 6:32 -

“Also concerning the foreigner who is not of Your people Israel, if he comes from a far H7350 country for Your great name’s sake and Your strong hand and Your outstretched arm, so if they come and pray toward this house,

Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 6:36 -

“When they sin against You (for there is no man who does not sin) and You are angry with them and give them over to an enemy, so that [fn]they take them away captive to a land far H7350 off H7350 or near,

Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 26:15 - In Jerusalem he also made devices of war devised by skillful designers to be on the towers and on the corners for the purpose of shooting arrows and great stones. Hence his [fn]fame spread afar H7350, for he was marvelously helped until he was strong.
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 3:13 - so that the people could not distinguish the [fn]voices of the shouting of gladness from the [fn]voices of the weeping of the people, for the people were shouting with a loud shout, and those [fn]voices were heard far H7350 away.
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 on the wall far H7350 from one another.
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 12:43 - and on that day they offered great sacrifices and were glad because God had given them great gladness, even the women and children were glad, so that the gladness of Jerusalem was heard from afar H7350.
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 9:20 -

Then Mordecai wrote down these events, and he sent letters to all the Jews who were in all the provinces of King Ahasuerus, both near and far H7350,

Unchecked Copy BoxJob 2:12 - Then they lifted up their eyes at a distance H7350 and did not recognize him, and they lifted up their voices and wept. And each of them tore his robe, and they threw dust over their heads toward the sky.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 36:3 -

“I will take up my knowledge from afar H7350,

And I will ascribe righteousness to my Maker.

Unchecked Copy BoxJob 36:25 -

“All men have beheld it;

Man looks from afar H7350.

Unchecked Copy BoxJob 39:25 -

“As often as the trumpet sounds he says, ‘Aha!’

And he scents the battle from afar H7350,

And the thunder of the commanders and the shout of war.

Unchecked Copy BoxJob 39:29 -

“From there he [fn]spies out food;

His eyes see it from afar H7350.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 10:1 -


[fn]Why do You stand afar H7350 off H7350, O Yahweh?

Why do You hide [fn]Yourself in times of distress?

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 22:1 -

For the choir director. According to [fn]Aijeleth Hashshahar. A Psalm of David.

My God, my God, why have You forsaken me?

[fn]Far H7350 from my salvation are the words of my [fn]groaning.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 38:11 -

My [fn]loved ones and my friends stand aloof from my plague;

And my kinsmen stand afar H7350 off.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 56:1 -

For the choir director. According to [fn]Jonath Elem Rehokim. A [fn]Mikhtam of David. [fn]When the Philistines seized him in Gath.

Be gracious to me, O God, for man has [fn]trampled upon me;

All day long, an attacker oppresses me.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 65:5 -

By [fn]fearsome deeds You answer us in righteousness, O God of our salvation,

You who are the trust of all the ends of the earth and of the farthest H7350 [fn]sea;

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 119:155 -

Salvation is far H7350 from the wicked,

For they do not seek Your statutes.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 139:2 -

You know [fn]when I sit down and [fn]when I rise up;

You understand my thought from afar H7350.

Unchecked Copy BoxPro 7:19 -

“For [fn]my husband is not at home,

He has gone on a journey far H7350 away H7350;

Unchecked Copy BoxPro 15:29 -

Yahweh is far H7350 from the wicked,

But He hears the prayer of the righteous.

Unchecked Copy BoxPro 27:10 -

Do not forsake your friend or your father’s friend,

And do not come to your brother’s house in the day of your disaster;

Better is one who dwells near than a brother far H7350 away H7350.

Unchecked Copy BoxPro 31:10 -


[fn]An excellent wife, who can find?

For her worth is far H7350 above pearls.

Unchecked Copy BoxEcc 7:23 -

I tested all this with wisdom, and I said, “I will be wise,” but it was far H7350 from me.

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