Ruwach

The KJV Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

Strong's Number: 07307 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
xwrfrom (07306)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
RuwachTWOT - 2131a
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
roo'-akh Noun Feminine
Definition
  1. wind, breath, mind, spirit
    1. breath
    2. wind
      1. of heaven
      2. quarter (of wind), side
      3. breath of air
      4. air, gas
      5. vain, empty thing
    3. spirit (as that which breathes quickly in animation or agitation)
      1. spirit, animation, vivacity, vigour
      2. courage
      3. temper, anger
      4. impatience, patience
      5. spirit, disposition (as troubled, bitter, discontented)
      6. disposition (of various kinds), unaccountable or uncontrollable impulse
      7. prophetic spirit
    4. spirit (of the living, breathing being in man and animals)
      1. as gift, preserved by God, God's spirit, departing at death, disembodied being
    5. spirit (as seat of emotion)
      1. desire
      2. sorrow, trouble
    6. spirit
      1. as seat or organ of mental acts
      2. rarely of the will
      3. as seat especially of moral character
    7. Spirit of God, the third person of the triune God, the Holy Spirit, coequal, coeternal with the Father and the Son
      1. as inspiring ecstatic state of prophecy
      2. as impelling prophet to utter instruction or warning
      3. imparting warlike energy and executive and administrative power
      4. as endowing men with various gifts
      5. as energy of life
      6. as manifest in the Shekinah glory
      7. never referred to as a depersonalised force
King James Word Usage - Total: 378
Spirit or spirit 232, wind 92, breath 27, side 6, mind 5, blast 4, vain 2, air 1, anger 1, cool 1, courage 1, miscellaneous 6
KJV Verse Count
Genesis11
Exodus10
Numbers12
Deuteronomy2
Joshua2
Judges10
1 Samuel14
2 Samuel3
1 Kings9
2 Kings5
1 Chronicles4
2 Chronicles10
Ezra2
Nehemiah2
Job31
Psalms39
Proverbs20
Ecclesiastes20
Isaiah46
Jeremiah17
Lamentations1
Ezekiel44
Daniel4
Hosea7
Joel2
Amos1
Jonah2
Micah3
Habakkuk2
Haggai2
Zechariah9
Malachi2


Total348
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 Ruwach". "The KJV Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .