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Hayah

The KJV Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   01961  
Original WordWord Origin
hyha primitive root [compare (01933)]
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
HayahTWOT - 491
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
haw-yaw   Verb
 Definition
  1. to be, become, come to pass, exist, happen, fall out
    1. (Qal)
      1. ----- 1a
    2. to happen, fall out, occur, take place, come about, come to pass 1a
    3. to come about, come to pass
      1. to come into being, become 1a
    4. to arise, appear, come 1a
    5. to become 1a
      1. to become 1a
      2. to become like 1a
      3. to be instituted, be established
      4. to be 1a
    6. to exist, be in existence 1a
    7. to abide, remain, continue (with word of place or time) 1a
    8. to stand, lie, be in, be at, be situated (with word of locality) 1a
    9. to accompany, be with
    10. (Niphal)
      1. to occur, come to pass, be done, be brought about
      2. to be done, be finished, be gone
 
 King James Word Usage - Total: 75
was, come to pass, came, has been, were happened, become, pertained, better for thee
 
  KJV Verse Count 
Genesis17
Exodus10
Leviticus2
Numbers3
Deuteronomy2
Joshua1
Judges6
1 Samuel4
2 Samuel4
1 Kings4
2 Chronicles1
Nehemiah1
Psalms1
Proverbs1
Isaiah1
Jeremiah3
Ezekiel5
Daniel3
Hosea1
Joel1
Zechariah1


Total72
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 Hayah". "The KJV Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .