H2656 חפץ - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number


חפץ
chêphets
khay'-fets
From H2654; pleasure; hence (abstractly) desire; concretely a valuable thing; hence (by extension) a matter (as something in mind)

KJV Usage: acceptable, delight (-some), desire, things desired, matter, pleasant (-ure), purpose, willingly.


Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions

חפץ

1. delight, pleasure
a. delight
b. desire, longing
c. the good pleasure
d. that in which one takes delight
Origin: from H2654
TWOT: 712b
Parts of Speech: Noun Masculine

View how H2656 חפץ is used in the Bible

First 30 of 38 occurrences of H2656 חפץ

1 Samuel 15:22
1 Samuel 18:25
2 Samuel 23:5
1 Kings 5:8
1 Kings 5:9
1 Kings 5:10
1 Kings 9:11
1 Kings 10:13
2 Chronicles 9:12
Job 21:21
Job 22:3
Job 31:16
Psalms 1:2
Psalms 16:3
Psalms 107:30
Psalms 111:2
Proverbs 3:15
Proverbs 8:11
Proverbs 31:13
Ecclesiastes 3:1
Ecclesiastes 3:17
Ecclesiastes 5:4
Ecclesiastes 5:8
Ecclesiastes 8:6
Ecclesiastes 12:1
Ecclesiastes 12:10
Isaiah 44:28
Isaiah 46:10
Isaiah 48:14
Isaiah 53:10

Corresponding Greek Words

chephets see G3195; G3199 st melo
chephets G1011 bouleuo
chephets G1588 ek lektos
chephets G2173 eu chrestos
chephets G2308 thelesis
chephets G4229 pragma
chephets G5093 timios