Plowing through History from the Aleph to the Tav
(1000 Most Common Hebrew Words in the Hebrew Bible)
By Jeff A. Benner
Go Around (verb)
To circle completely around something.
Strong's Number: 5437
On all sides; enclose so as to surround; in rotation or succession. A circling or bordering about the edge.
Strong's Number: 5439
Be Satisfied (verb)
To be filled full or to overflowing; to have a complete amount.
Strong's Number: 7646
To close or block an opening.
Strong's Number: 5462
An open land area free of trees and buildings. A level plot of ground.
Strong's Number: 7704
A member of a flock of sheep or goats.
Strong's Number: 7716
A temporary shelter; a small enclosure; dwelling place.
Strong's Number: 5521
Finely ground meal of grain used for making bread.
Strong's Number: 5560
A domesticated animal used as a beast of burden, a draft animal or for riding.
Strong's Number: 5483
The plants that grow at the edge, or lip, of a river or pond. This word can also mean the edge or conclusion of something.
Strong's Number: 5488
Turn Aside (verb)
To change the location, position, station, or residence; to remove. The hiphil (causative) form means "remove."
Strong's Number: 5493
To laugh in play, sport or scorn.
Strong's Number: 7832
One who is on the opposing side of an action or thought; an adversary.
Strong's Number: 7854
To put or set in a particular place, position, situation, or relation.
Strong's Number: 7760
Something that clothes or adorns. As forming to the image of the body.
Strong's Number: 8071
A vessel used for cooking or storing.
Strong's Number: 5518
To determine by mathematical deduction or practical judgment; to comprehend and carefully consider a path or course of action.
Strong's Number: 7919
The reward or price paid for one's labor.
Strong's Number: 7939
A musical term possibly a lifting of the sound.
Strong's Number: 5542
To pardon; to overlook an offense and treat the offender as not guilty.
Strong's Number: 5545
A high rock, cliff or towering rock, as a place of defense.
Strong's Number: 5553
The left hand, side or direction.
Strong's Number: 8040
To be happy, glad.
Strong's Number: 8055
A state of felicity or happiness.
Strong's Number: 8057
To uphold or defend; to hold up or serve as a foundation or prop for.
Strong's Number: 5564
Intense hostility and aversion, usually deriving from fear, anger, or sense of injury; extreme dislike or antipathy.
Strong's Number: 8130
A crop used as food, and for determining the month of Aviv.
Strong's Number: 8184
Related to the sheep but of lighter build and with backwardly arching horns, a short tail, and usually straight hair.
Strong's Number: 8163
The covering of filaments on a human head or the body of an animal.
Strong's Number: 8181
A container with a lip. The lip of the door.
Strong's Number: 5592
To mourn aloud; wail.
Strong's Number: 5594
The rim or edge of the mouth or other opening. Language, as spoken from the lips.
Strong's Number: 8193
To find the total number of units. Also to give an account on record. The piel (intensive) form means "recount."
Strong's Number: 5608
A document or record written on a sheet of papyrus, leather or parchment and rolled up for storage.
Strong's Number: 5612
A bag of cloth or skins for carrying foods or objects.
Strong's Number: 8242
Possessing outstanding qualities or properties. Of high birth or exalted rank. One who has authority. May also mean "heavy" from the weight of responsibility on one in authority.
Strong's Number: 8269
What is left behind.
Strong's Number: 8300
A castrated man. As eunuchs were used as officers, may also mean an officer.
Strong's Number: 5631
To reduce a dead body, or other object, to ashes by burning.
Strong's Number: 8313
To put out of sight; to conceal from view; to keep secret. Hide or conceal.
Strong's Number: 5641
A shelter or other place of hiding.
Strong's Number: 5643