Plowing through History from the Aleph to the Tav
(1000 Most Common Hebrew Words in the Hebrew Bible)
By Jeff A. Benner
The structure or the family, as a household that resides within the house. A housing. Within.
Strong's Number: 1004
To express deep sorrow, especially by shedding tears.
Strong's Number: 1058
The firstborn offspring, usually a son, of a man or animal. The prominent one.
Strong's Number: 1060
The act of expressing sorrow by shedding tears.
Strong's Number: 1065
To combine in one mass; to mingle together.
Strong's Number: 1101
To pass through the mouth and move into the esophagus to the stomach.
Strong's Number: 1104
With the exclusion of from the whole. The whole with the exception of one or more.
Strong's Number: 1115
A place higher than the surrounding area.
Strong's Number: 1116
A male offspring. This can be the son of the father or a later male descendant. One who continues the family line.
Strong's Number: 1121
To construct a building or home with wood, stone or other material or a family with sons.
Strong's Number: 1129
Having chief authority; a workman qualified to teach apprentices.
Strong's Number: 1167
To undergo rapid combustion or consume fuel in such a way as to give off heat, gases, and, usually, light; be on fire.
Strong's Number: 1197
Fence In (verb)
A barrier intended to protect, prevent escape or intrusion, or to mark a boundary; to gather together and confine for protection.
Strong's Number: 1219
To divide by or as if by a cutting blow; to separate into distinct parts; to break, cut or divide something in half.
Strong's Number: 1234
Domesticated bovine animals. Strong beasts used to break the soil with plows.
Strong's Number: 1241
The time from sunrise to noon. Breaking of daylight.
Strong's Number: 1242
Search Out (verb)
To intently look for someone or something until the object of the search is found.
Strong's Number: 1245
To make more substantial, fleshy or plump; to fill up. The filling of the earth in Genesis 1 with the sun, moon, plants and animals. The filling of man with breath and the image of God.
Strong's Number: 1254
A precipitation in the form of irregular pellets or balls of ice.
Strong's Number: 1259
A heavy element frequently used in the making of weapons and tools. The most used of metals.
Strong's Number: 1270
Flee Away (verb)
To run away from.
Strong's Number: 1272
Round wooden dowels.
Strong's Number: 1280
A solemn and binding agreement between two or more parties especially for the performance of some action. Often instituted through a sacrifice.
Strong's Number: 1285
To bend the knee, to kneel in homage or to drink water. The piel (intensive) form means "respect," in the sense of kneeling before another.
Strong's Number: 1288
A gift given to another in respect as if on bended knee. Also, a pool of water as a place where one kneels down to drink from.
Strong's Number: 1293
To generate bubbles of vapor when heated; to cook a meat in water. The hiphil (causative) form means "ripen."
Strong's Number: 1310
An aromatic spice that is pleasing to the nose.
Strong's Number: 1314
The soft parts of a human or animal, composed primarily of skeletal muscle. Skin and muscle or the whole of the person. Meat as food.
Strong's Number: 1320
A state of confusion in the sense of being dried up.
Strong's Number: 1322
A female having the relation of a child to parent. A village that resides outside of the city walls; as "the daughter of the city."
Strong's Number: 1323
An unmarried young woman who is absolutely chaste.
Strong's Number: 1330
Elevated to a higher position. Supreme greatness or authority.
Strong's Number: 1347
To buy back. Restore one to his original position or avenge his death. In the participle form this verb means "avenger," as it is the role of the nearest relative to buy back one in slavery or avenge his murder.
Strong's Number: 1350
Lift High (verb)
To lift up to a greater elevation or stature.
Strong's Number: 1361
Advanced in height such as a wall or hill.
Strong's Number: 1364
The outer edge of a region. Also the area within the borders.
Strong's Number: 1366
Having or characterized by mental or moral strength to venture, persevere, and withstand danger, fear or difficulty.
Strong's Number: 1368
An act of defending one's property, convictions or beliefs. Control through physical strength.
Strong's Number: 1369
A small round hill.
Strong's Number: 1389
One of great strength in battle, such as a warrior. One who is strong in authority, such as a master.
Strong's Number: 1397
The covering of a dwelling place.
Strong's Number: 1406
A gathering of men for attacking or raiding.
Strong's Number: 1416
Something with increased size, power or authority.
Strong's Number: 1419
To increase in size or one's position of honor.
Strong's Number: 1431
A community of people of one or more nationalities and having a more or less defined territory and government. The people as the back, or body of the nation.
Strong's Number: 1471
A rising of smoke from a burnt offering. Captivity in the sense of placing a yoke on the captives.
Strong's Number: 1473
To stay as a temporary resident. Travel in a strange land. Also, the extended meaning of "to be afraid" of a stranger.
Strong's Number: 1481
Colored stones that are thrown and read to determine a course of action or to make a decision.
Strong's Number: 1486
Pluck Away (verb)
To take off something or someone by force through picking off, robbing or plundering.
Strong's Number: 1497