Hayah

The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   1961  
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
 
 NAS Word Usage - Total: 1354
act 1, administered* 1, allotted 1, am 13, appeared* 1, apply 1, became 85, became his and lived 1, became* 1, become 221, becomes 13, becoming 1, been 90, been done 2, befall 1, befallen 2, being 7, belong 9, belonged 4, belongs 2, brought 1, came 358, came into being 1, came expressly 1, cause 1, caused 1, come 86, come to pass 3, comes 2, comes to pass 1, committed 1, consists 1, continue 6, continued 3, correspond 1, decided* 1, done 4, done* 1, ended* 13, endure 3, event* 1, exhausted 1, existed 3, exists 2, extend 3, extended 3, fall 4, fallen 1, fared 1, fell 1, follow* 1, followed* 1, form 1, gave 1, give 1, go 4, gone 1, grown 1, had 80, had not been 2, had been 1, had belonged 1, had...been 2, happen 11, happened 48, happens 4, has 19, has become 1, has had 1, have 90, have become 6, have...place 1, having 2, held 1, help* 1, indeed 1, keep* 1, lasted 1, lasts 1, lay 2, left 2, lies 1, lived* 1, lives 1, made 3, marry* 4, marrying* 1, numbered 1, occur 7, occurred 3, occurs 3, own 3, placed 1, possessed* 1, present 1, pressed* 1, qualify 2, ran 1, reach 3, reached 1, realized 1, receive 1, received 1, remain 9, remain* 1, remained 6, remained* 1, remains 1, rest 1, rested 1, resulted 1, running 1, seemed* 1, serve 3, show 1, sold 1, surely become 1, surely come 1, surely come to pass 1, sustains 1, take 1, take place 3, taken 1, taken place 1, time 1, took place 4, turn 1, turn* 1, turned 4, use 1, used 3, waited 1, wear 1, went 1
 
NAS Verse Count
Genesis110
Exodus77
Leviticus51
Numbers54
Deuteronomy55
Joshua62
Judges48
Ruth9
1 Samuel63
2 Samuel54
1 Kings68
2 Kings34
1 Chronicles39
2 Chronicles40
Ezra2
Nehemiah7
Esther4
Job17
Psalms44
Proverbs3
Ecclesiastes19
Solomon2
Isaiah75
Jeremiah132
Lamentations16
Ezekiel128
Daniel9
Hosea12
Joel6
Amos4
Obadiah1
Jonah4
Micah8
Nahum1
Habakkuk2
Zephaniah6
Haggai6
Zechariah22
Malachi1


Total1295
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 NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .