H5970 עלץ - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

A primitive root; to jump for joy, that is, exult

KJV Usage: be joyful, rejoice, triumph.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions


1. to rejoice, exult
a. (Qal) to exult
Origin: a primitive root
TWOT: 1635
Parts of Speech: Verb

View how H5970 עלץ is used in the Bible

8 occurrences of H5970 עלץ

1 Samuel 2:1
1 Chronicles 16:32
Psalms 5:11
Psalms 9:2
Psalms 25:2
Psalms 68:3
Proverbs 11:10
Proverbs 28:12

Corresponding Greek Words

alats G2606 kata gelao
alats G2744 kauchaomai
alats G4732 stereoo