The KJV Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

Strong's Number: 02425 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
yyxa primitive root [compare (02421)]
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
ChayayTWOT - 644
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
khaw-yah'-ee Verb
  1. to live, have life, remain alive, sustain life, live prosperously, live for ever, be quickened, be alive, be restored to life or health
    1. (Qal)
      1. to live 1a
    2. to have life 1a
    3. to continue in life, remain alive 1a
    4. to sustain life, to live on or upon 1a
    5. to live (prosperously)
      1. to revive, be quickened 1a
    6. from sickness 1a
    7. from discouragement 1a
    8. from faintness 1a
    9. from death
    10. (Piel)
      1. to preserve alive, let live
      2. to give life
      3. to quicken, revive, refresh 1b
    11. to restore to life 1b
    12. to cause to grow 1b
    13. to restore 1b
    14. to revive
    15. (Hiph)
      1. to preserve alive, let live
      2. to quicken, revive 1c
    16. to restore (to health) 1c
    17. to revive 1c
    18. to restore to life
King James Word Usage - Total: 23
live 21, life 1, non translated variant 1
KJV Verse Count
1 Samuel1

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 Chayay". "The KJV Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .

California - Do Not Sell My Personal Information  California - CCPA Notice