H7307 רוּח - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

From H7306; wind; by resemblance breath, that is, a sensible (or even violent) exhalation; figuratively life, anger, unsubstantiality; by extension a region of the sky; by resemblance spirit, but only of a rational being (including its expression and functions)

KJV Usage: air, anger, blast, breath, X cool, courage, mind, X quarter, X side, spirit ([-ual]), tempest, X vain, ([whirl-]) wind (-y).

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions


1. wind, breath, mind, spirit
a. breath
b. wind
1. of heaven
2. quarter (of wind), side
3. breath of air
4. air, gas
5. vain, empty thing
c. spirit (as that which breathes quickly in animation or agitation)
1. spirit, animation, vivacity, vigour
2. courage
3. temper, anger
4. impatience, patience
5. spirit, disposition (as troubled, bitter, discontented)
6. disposition (of various kinds), unaccountable or uncontrollable impulse
7. prophetic spirit
d. spirit (of the living, breathing being in man and animals)
1. as gift, preserved by God, God's spirit, departing at death, disembodied being
e. spirit (as seat of emotion)
1. desire
2. sorrow, trouble
f. spirit
1. as seat or organ of mental acts
2. rarely of the will
3. as seat especially of moral character
g. Spirit of God, the third person of the triune God, the Holy Spirit, coequal, coeternal with the Father and the Son
1. as inspiring ecstatic state of prophecy
2. as impelling prophet to utter instruction or warning
3. imparting warlike energy and executive and administrative power
4. as endowing men with various gifts
5. as energy of life
6. as manifest in the Shekinah glory
7. never referred to as a depersonalised force
Origin: from H7306
TWOT: 2131a
Parts of Speech: Noun Feminine

View how H7307 רוּח is used in the Bible

First 30 of 348 occurrences of H7307 רוּח

Genesis 1:2
Genesis 3:8
Genesis 6:3
Genesis 6:17
Genesis 7:15
Genesis 7:22
Genesis 8:1
Genesis 26:35
Genesis 41:8
Genesis 41:38
Genesis 45:27
Exodus 6:9
Exodus 10:13
Exodus 10:19
Exodus 14:21
Exodus 15:8
Exodus 15:10
Exodus 28:3
Exodus 31:3
Exodus 35:21
Exodus 35:31
Numbers 5:14
Numbers 5:30
Numbers 11:17
Numbers 11:25
Numbers 11:26
Numbers 11:29
Numbers 11:31
Numbers 14:24
Numbers 16:22

Corresponding Greek Words

ruach G129 haima
ruach G417 anemos
ruach G435 aner
ruach G2250 hemera
ruach G2372 thumos
ruach G3313 meros
ruach G3563 nous
ruach G4151 pneuma
ruach G4157 pnoe
ruach G5428 phronesis
ruach G5590 psuche