Chay

The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   2416  
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
 
 NAS Word Usage - Total: 241
alive 38, flowing 2, fresh 1, green 1, life 7, live 44, lives 54, living 63, living one 4, living thing 6, man living 1, next 2, next year 2, raw 6, renewed 1, running 6, next year 1, vigorous 1, who lives 1
 
NAS Verse Count
Genesis27
Exodus3
Leviticus18
Numbers6
Deuteronomy8
Joshua2
Judges1
Ruth2
1 Samuel20
2 Samuel13
1 Kings18
2 Kings13
2 Chronicles4
Job6
Psalms15
Proverbs1
Ecclesiastes6
Solomon1
Isaiah8
Jeremiah16
Lamentations1
Ezekiel23
Daniel1
Hosea2
Amos1
Zephaniah1
Zechariah1


Total218
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 NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .