Chay

The KJV Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   02416  
Original WordWord Origin
yxfrom (02421)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
ChayTWOT - 644a
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
khah'-ee   
 Definition
adj
  1. living, alive
    1. green (of vegetation)
    2. flowing, fresh (of water)
    3. lively, active (of man)
    4. reviving (of the springtime) n m
  2. relatives
  3. life (abstract emphatic)
    1. life
    2. sustenance, maintenance n f
  4. living thing, animal
    1. animal
    2. life
    3. appetite
    4. revival, renewal
  5. community
 
 King James Word Usage - Total: 501
live 197, life 144, beast 76, alive 31, creature 15, running 7, living thing 6, raw 6, miscellaneous 19
 
  KJV Verse Count 
Genesis57
Exodus9
Leviticus29
Numbers7
Deuteronomy19
Joshua4
Judges2
Ruth2
1 Samuel24
2 Samuel19
1 Kings22
2 Kings16
2 Chronicles5
Job24
Psalms50
Proverbs34
Ecclesiastes16
Solomon1
Isaiah17
Jeremiah23
Lamentations3
Ezekiel51
Daniel3
Hosea6
Amos1
Jonah3
Zephaniah3
Zechariah1
Malachi1


Total452
The Hebrew lexicon is Brown, Driver, Briggs, Gesenius Lexicon; this is keyed to the "Theological Word Book of the Old Testament." These files are considered public domain.

Bibliography Information

Brown, Driver, Briggs and Gesenius. "Hebrew Lexicon entry for Chay". "The KJV Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .