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Ancient Hebrew Dictionary - Indexed by Ancient Hebrew Word
(1000 Most Common Hebrew Words in the Hebrew Bible)
By Jeff A. Benner


אָב av Father 1 A man who has begotten a child. The provider and support to the household. The ancestor of a family line. The patron of a profession or art. AHLB

אבד a-vad Perish (verb) 6 To be deserted or abandoned; separated from the whole, life or functionality. AHLB

אבה a-vah Consent (verb) 14 To give approval; to be in concord in opinion or sentiment; agreement as to action or opinion; to be willing to go somewhere or do something. AHLB

אֶבְיוֹן ev-yon Needy 34 In a condition of need or want. AHLB

אבל a-val Mourn (verb) 56 To feel or express grief or sorrow. AHLB

אֶבֶן e-ven Stone 68 A piece of rock, often in the context of building material. AHLB

אָדוֹן a-don Lord 113 The ruler as the foundation to the community. AHLB

אֲדוֹנָי a-do-nai Lord 136 Frequently used as a title for God. This is a the plural possessive form of the word a-don and means "my lords." AHLB

אַדִּיר a-deer Eminent 117 What exerts power and status. Someone or something that is wide in authority or majesty. AHLB

אָדָם a-dam Human 120 Of, relating to, or characteristic of man. The first man. All of mankind as the descendants of the first man. AHLB

אֳדָמָה a-da-mah Ground 127 The surface of the earth. From its reddish color. AHLB

אֶדֶן e-den Footing 134 Ground or basis for a firm foundation. That which sustains a stable position. AHLB

אהב a-hav Love (verb) 157 To provide and protect that which is given as a privilege. An intimacy of action and emotion. Strong affection for another arising from personal ties. AHLB

אַהֳבָה a-ha-vah Affection 160 A moderate feeling or emotion. A tender attachment or fondness. AHLB

אֹהֶל o-hel Tent 168 The black, goat hair dwelling of the nomad. AHLB

אֹזֶן o-zen Ear 241 The organ of hearing; so named from its broad shape. AHLB

אֹכֶל o-khel Foodstuff 400 A substance that may be eaten for giving sustenance and making one whole. AHLB

אוּלָם u-lam Porch 197 An exterior appendage to a building, forming a covered approach or vestibule to a doorway. AHLB

אָוֶן a-ven Vanity 205 Action or thought that is vain or for an improper purpose. AHLB

אוֹפָן o-phen Wheel 212 A circular frame or disk arranged to revolve on an axis, as on a wagon or chariot. AHLB

אוֹצָר o-tsar Storehouse 214 A place where grain or other items of subsistence are held and protected. AHLB

אוֹר or Light 216 The illumination from the sun, moon, stars, fire, candle or other source. AHLB

אור or Light (verb) 215 To shine with an intense light; be or give off light; to be bright. AHLB

אֹרַח o-rahh Path 734 The road or route one travels. AHLB

אֹרֶךְ o-rek Length 753 A measured distance or dimension. AHLB

אוֹת ot Sign 226 The motion, gesture, or mark representing an agreement between two parties. A wondrous or miraculous sign. AHLB

אזן a-zan Give An Ear (verb) 238 To pay attention to a voice or sound; to hear with thoughtful attention and obedience. AHLB

אָח ahh Brother 251 A male who has the same parents as another or shares one parent with another. One who stands between the enemy and the family, a protector. AHLB

אֶחָד e-hhad Unit 259 A unit within the whole, a unified group. A single quantity. AHLB

אֳחֻזָּה a-hhu-zah Holdings 272 Property that is held or owned. AHLB

אָחוֹר a-hhor Back 268 The part of the body that is behind. To be in the rear of or behind something. AHLB

אָחוֹת a-hhot Sister 269 A female who has the same parents as another or shares one parent with another. AHLB

אחז a-hhaz Take Hold (verb) 270 To have possession or ownership of; to keep in restraint; to have or maintain in one's grasp; to grab something and keep hold of it. AHLB

אַחֵר a-hheyr Other 312 One that remains or follows after another. AHLB

אַחֲרוֹן a-hha-ron Last 314 In, to or toward the back. To be in back of, at the rear or following after something. AHLB

אַחַר a-hhar After 310 A time to come beyond another event. AHLB

אַחֳרִית a-hha-reet End 319 A final point that marks the extent of something. The latter time as coming after everything else. AHLB

איב a-yav Attack (verb) 341 To be antagonistic or unfriendly to another. An action taken by an enemy. AHLB

אַיִל a-yeel Buck 352 The large males of a flock of sheep or heard of deer. By extension, anything of strength including a chief, pillar (as the strong support of a building), or oak tree (one of the strongest of the woods). AHLB

אִם eem If 518 Allowing that; on condition that. A desire to bind two ideas together. AHLB

אַיִן a-yeen Without 369 A lacking of something or the inability to do or have something. The search for a place of unknown origin. AHLB

אֵיפָה ey-phah Eyphah 374 A dry standard of measure equal to 3 se'ahs or 10 omers. The same as the liquid measure bath which is about 9 imperial gallons or 40 liters. AHLB

אִשֶּׁה ee-sheh Fire Offering 801 A sacrifice that is placed in a fire as an offering. AHLB

אכל a-khal Eat (verb) 398 To consume food; to destroy. A devouring of a fire. AHLB

אֵל eyl Mighty One 410 One who holds authority over others, such as a judge, chief or god. In the sense of being yoked to one another. AHLB

אֵל eyl To 413 Used as a function word to indicate movement or an action or condition suggestive of progress toward a place, person, or thing reached. AHLB

אָלָה a-lah Oath 423 Something corroborated by a vow. A binding agreement, including the curse for violating the oath. AHLB

אֱלוֹהַּ e-lo-ah Power 433 Possession of control, authority, or influence over others; physical might. The power or might of one who rules or teaches. One who yokes with another. Often applies to rulers or a god. Often used in the plural form literally meaning "mighty ones," but often used in a singular sense to mean "The Mighty One." AHLB

אֱלֹהִים e-lo-heem Powers 430 Possession of control, authority, or influence over others; physical might. The power or might of one who rules or teaches. (Plural form of e-lo-ah, Strong's #433) AHLB

אַלּוּף a-luph Chief 441 Accorded highest rank or office; of greatest importance, significance, or influence. One who is yoked to another to lead and teach. AHLB

אַלְמָנָה al-ma-nah Widow 490 A woman who has lost her husband by death. As bound in grief. AHLB

אֶלֶף e-leph Thousand 505 Ten times one hundred in amount or number. AHLB

אֵם eym Mother 517 A female parent. Maternal tenderness or affection. One who fulfills the role of a mother. AHLB

אָמָה a-mah Bondwoman 519 A female slave. One who is bound to another. AHLB

אֱמוּנָה e-mu-nah Firmness 530 Securely fixed in place. AHLB

אמר a-mar Say (verb) 559 To speak chains of words that form sentences. AHLB

אֵמֶר ey-mer Statement 561 A single declaration or remark. AHLB

אִמְרָה eem-rah Speech 565 The chain of words when speaking. AHLB

אַמָּה am-mah Forearm 520 A linear standard of measure equal to the length of the forearm. AHLB

אמן a-man Secure (verb) 539 Solidly fixed in place; to stand firm in the sense of a support. Not subject to change or revision. The hiphil (causative) form means "support." AHLB

אָמֵן a-meyn So Be It 543 An affirmation of firmness and support. AHLB

אֱמֶת e-met Truth 571 The state of being the case. Fact. What is firm. Accurately so. AHLB

אמץ a-mats Be Strong (verb) 553 To be mentally astute, firm, obstinate or courageous. Having or marked by great physical, moral or intellectual power. AHLB

אֱנוֹשׁ e-nosh Person 582 An individual, a man. AHLB

אֲנִי a-nee I 589 A person aware of possessing a personal identity in self-reference. AHLB

אִי ee Island 339 A tract of land surrounded by water. Also a country in the sense of isolated. AHLB

אִישׁ eesh Man 376 An adult male human. As mortal. Also, used to mean "each" in the sense of an individual. AHLB

אִשָּׁה ee-shah Woman 802 An adult female person. As mortal. AHLB

אָנֹכִי a-no-khee I 595 A person aware of possessing a personal identity in self-reference. AHLB

אסף a-saph Gather (verb) 622 To bring together; to accumulate and place in readiness. AHLB

אסר a-sar Tie Up (verb) 631 To wrap or fasten with a cord. AHLB

אַף aph Nose 639 The organ bearing the nostrils on the anterior of the face. The nostrils when used in the plural form. Also meaning anger from the flaring of the nostrils and the redness of the nose when angry. AHLB

אֵפוֹד ey-phod Ephod 646 An apron-like vestment having two shoulder straps and ornamental attachments for securing the breastplate, worn with a waistband by the high priest. AHLB

אֶפֶס e-phes End 657 The concluding part of an area or extremity. Also used for the conclusion of a thought; finally, however, but. AHLB

אֶצְבַּע ets-ba Finger 676 The extension of the hand. Can be used to point. AHLB

אֵצֶל ey-tsel Beside 681 Being next to something. AHLB

ארב a-rav Ambush (verb) 693 To lay in wait of another to capture or do harm or injury. AHLB

אַרְבַּע ar-ba Four 702 A cardinal number. AHLB

אַרְבָּעִים ar-ba-eem Fourty 705 A cardinal number. (The plural form of ar-ba, Strong's #702) AHLB

אַרְגָּמָן ar-ga-man Purple 713 A reddish-blue color used to dye yarn and used in weaving. AHLB

אֲרוֹן a-ron Box 727 A rigid rectangular receptacle often with a cover. Any box-shaped object. AHLB

אֶרֶז e-rez Cedar 730 A coniferous tree from the cyprus family having wide, spreading branches. The wood or tree or something made it. AHLB

אַרִי a-ree Lion 738 A large carnivorous chiefly nocturnal cat. A feared animal. AHLB

ארך a-rak Prolong (verb) 748 To lengthen or delay. AHLB

אַרְמוֹן ar-mon Citadel 759 A large palace or fortress usually constructed in a high place. AHLB

אֶרֶץ e-rets Land 776 The solid part of the earth's surface. The whole of the earth or a region. AHLB

ארר a-rar Spit Upon (verb) 779 To eject saliva, usually on another in spite or disrespect. AHLB

אֵשׁ eysh Fire 784 The phenomenon of combustion manifested by heat, light and flame. AHLB

אשׁם a-sham Be Guilty (verb) 816 To commit an offense, especially consciously. AHLB

אָשָׁם a-sham Guilt 817 The fact of having committed a breach of conduct especially violating law and involving a penalty; the state of one who has committed an offense, especially consciously. AHLB

אֶשֶׁר a-sheyr Happy 835 A feeling of joy or satisfaction. AHLB

אָשֶׁר a-sheyr Which 834 Or who, what or that. This word links the action of the sentence to the one doing the action. AHLB

אֲשֵׁרָה a-shey-rah Grove 842 An area of planted trees. Trees planted in a straight line. AHLB

אָתוֹן a-ton She Donkey 860 A female ass. AHLB