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Lexicon :: Strong's H85 - 'aḇrāhām

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Part of Speech
proper masculine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
Contracted from אָב (H1) and an unused root (probably meaning to be populous)
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TWOT Reference: 4b

Strong’s Definitions

אַבְרָהָם ʼAbrâhâm, ab-raw-hawm'; contracted from H1 and an unused root (probably meaning to be populous); father of a multitude; Abraham, the later name of Abram:—Abraham.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 175x

The KJV translates Strong's H85 in the following manner: Abraham (175x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 175x
The KJV translates Strong's H85 in the following manner: Abraham (175x).
  1. Abraham = "father of a multitude" or "chief of multitude"

    1. friend of God and founder of Hebrew nation via God's elective covenant

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
אַבְרָהָם ʼAbrâhâm, ab-raw-hawm'; contracted from H1 and an unused root (probably meaning to be populous); father of a multitude; Abraham, the later name of Abram:—Abraham.
STRONGS H85: Abbreviations
אַבְרָהָם Abraham Genesis 17:5, 9, 15 172 times OT.

This is a portion of the full BDB entry H87.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Hebrew and English Lexicon, Unabridged, Electronic Database.
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17:5; 17:9; 17:15

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Strong's Number H85 matches the Hebrew אַבְרָהָם ('aḇrāhām),
which occurs 175 times in 159 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Page 1 / 4 (Gen 17:5–Gen 22:1)

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 17:5 - Neither shall thy name any more be called Abram, but thy name shall be Abraham; H85 for a father of many nations have I made thee.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 17:9 - And God said unto Abraham, H85 Thou shalt keep my covenant therefore, thou, and thy seed after thee in their generations.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 17:15 - And God said unto Abraham, H85 As for Sarai thy wife, thou shalt not call her name Sarai, but Sarah shall her name be.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 17:17 - Then Abraham H85 fell upon his face, and laughed, and said in his heart, Shall a child be born unto him that is an hundred years old? and shall Sarah, that is ninety years old, bear?
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 17:18 - And Abraham H85 said unto God, O that Ishmael might live before thee!
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 17:22 - And he left off talking with him, and God went up from Abraham. H85
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 17:23 - And Abraham H85 took Ishmael his son, and all that were born in his house, and all that were bought with his money, every male among the men of Abraham's H85 house; and circumcised the flesh of their foreskin in the selfsame day, as God had said unto him.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 17:24 - And Abraham H85 was ninety years old and nine, when he was circumcised in the flesh of his foreskin.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 17:26 - In the selfsame day was Abraham H85 circumcised, and Ishmael his son.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 18:6 - And Abraham H85 hastened into the tent unto Sarah, and said, Make ready quickly three measures of fine meal, knead it, and make cakes upon the hearth.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 18:7 - And Abraham H85 ran unto the herd, and fetcht a calf tender and good, and gave it unto a young man; and he hasted to dress it.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 18:11 - Now Abraham H85 and Sarah were old and well stricken in age; and it ceased to be with Sarah after the manner of women.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 18:13 - And the LORD said unto Abraham, H85 Wherefore did Sarah laugh, saying, Shall I of a surety bear a child, which am old?
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 18:16 - And the men rose up from thence, and looked toward Sodom: and Abraham H85 went with them to bring them on the way.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 18:17 - And the LORD said, Shall I hide from Abraham H85 that thing which I do;
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 18:18 - Seeing that Abraham H85 shall surely become a great and mighty nation, and all the nations of the earth shall be blessed in him?
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 18:19 - For I know him, that he will command his children and his household after him, and they shall keep the way of the LORD, to do justice and judgment; that the LORD may bring upon Abraham H85 that which he hath spoken of him.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 18:22 - And the men turned their faces from thence, and went toward Sodom: but Abraham H85 stood yet before the LORD.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 18:23 - And Abraham H85 drew near, and said, Wilt thou also destroy the righteous with the wicked?
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 18:27 - And Abraham H85 answered and said, Behold now, I have taken upon me to speak unto the Lord, which am but dust and ashes:
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 18:33 - And the LORD went his way, as soon as he had left communing with Abraham: H85 and Abraham H85 returned unto his place.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 19:27 - And Abraham H85 gat up early in the morning to the place where he stood before the LORD:
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 19:29 - And it came to pass, when God destroyed the cities of the plain, that God remembered Abraham, H85 and sent Lot out of the midst of the overthrow, when he overthrew the cities in the which Lot dwelt.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 20:1 - And Abraham H85 journeyed from thence toward the south country, and dwelled between Kadesh and Shur, and sojourned in Gerar.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 20:2 - And Abraham H85 said of Sarah his wife, She is my sister: and Abimelech king of Gerar sent, and took Sarah.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 20:9 - Then Abimelech called Abraham, H85 and said unto him, What hast thou done unto us? and what have I offended thee, that thou hast brought on me and on my kingdom a great sin? thou hast done deeds unto me that ought not to be done.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 20:10 - And Abimelech said unto Abraham, H85 What sawest thou, that thou hast done this thing?
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 20:11 - And Abraham H85 said, Because I thought, Surely the fear of God is not in this place; and they will slay me for my wife's sake.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 20:14 - And Abimelech took sheep, and oxen, and menservants, and womenservants, and gave them unto Abraham, H85 and restored him Sarah his wife.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 20:17 - So Abraham H85 prayed unto God: and God healed Abimelech, and his wife, and his maidservants; and they bare children.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 20:18 - For the LORD had fast closed up all the wombs of the house of Abimelech, because of Sarah Abraham's H85 wife.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 21:2 - For Sarah conceived, and bare Abraham H85 a son in his old age, at the set time of which God had spoken to him.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 21:3 - And Abraham H85 called the name of his son that was born unto him, whom Sarah bare to him, Isaac.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 21:4 - And Abraham H85 circumcised his son Isaac being eight days old, as God had commanded him.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 21:5 - And Abraham H85 was an hundred years old, when his son Isaac was born unto him.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 21:7 - And she said, Who would have said unto Abraham, H85 that Sarah should have given children suck? for I have born him a son in his old age.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 21:8 - And the child grew, and was weaned: and Abraham H85 made a great feast the same day that Isaac was weaned.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 21:9 - And Sarah saw the son of Hagar the Egyptian, which she had born unto Abraham, H85 mocking.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 21:10 - Wherefore she said unto Abraham, H85 Cast out this bondwoman and her son: for the son of this bondwoman shall not be heir with my son, even with Isaac.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 21:11 - And the thing was very grievous in Abraham's H85 sight because of his son.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 21:12 - And God said unto Abraham, H85 Let it not be grievous in thy sight because of the lad, and because of thy bondwoman; in all that Sarah hath said unto thee, hearken unto her voice; for in Isaac shall thy seed be called.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 21:14 - And Abraham H85 rose up early in the morning, and took bread, and a bottle of water, and gave it unto Hagar, putting it on her shoulder, and the child, and sent her away: and she departed, and wandered in the wilderness of Beersheba.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 21:22 - And it came to pass at that time, that Abimelech and Phichol the chief captain of his host spake unto Abraham, H85 saying, God is with thee in all that thou doest:
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 21:24 - And Abraham H85 said, I will swear.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 21:25 - And Abraham H85 reproved Abimelech because of a well of water, which Abimelech's servants had violently taken away.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 21:27 - And Abraham H85 took sheep and oxen, and gave them unto Abimelech; and both of them made a covenant.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 21:28 - And Abraham H85 set seven ewe lambs of the flock by themselves.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 21:29 - And Abimelech said unto Abraham, H85 What mean these seven ewe lambs which thou hast set by themselves?
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 21:34 - And Abraham H85 sojourned in the Philistines' land many days.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 22:1 - And it came to pass after these things, that God did tempt Abraham, H85 and said unto him, Abraham: H85 and he said, Behold, here I am.

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