H216 אור - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

From H215; illumination or (concretely) luminary (in every sense, including lightning, happiness, etc.)

KJV Usage: bright, clear, + day, light (-ning), morning, sun.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions


1. light
a. light of day
b. light of heavenly luminaries (moon, sun, stars)
c. day-break, dawn, morning light
d. daylight
e. lightning
f. light of lamp
g. light of life
h. light of prosperity
i. light of instruction
j. light of face (fig.)
k. Jehovah as Israel's light
Origin: from H215
TWOT: 52a
Parts of Speech: Noun Feminine

View how H216 אור is used in the Bible

First 30 of 112 occurrences of H216 אור

Genesis 1:3
Genesis 1:4
Genesis 1:5
Genesis 1:18
Exodus 10:23
Judges 16:2
Judges 19:26
1 Samuel 14:36
1 Samuel 25:22
1 Samuel 25:34
1 Samuel 25:36
2 Samuel 17:22
2 Samuel 23:4
2 Kings 7:9
Nehemiah 8:3
Job 3:9
Job 3:16
Job 3:20
Job 12:22
Job 12:25
Job 17:12
Job 18:5
Job 18:6
Job 18:18
Job 22:28
Job 24:13
Job 24:14
Job 24:16
Job 25:3
Job 26:10

Corresponding Greek Words

or G808 aschemosune
or G1192 derma
or G1193 dermatinos
or G2246 helios
or G3314 mesembria
or G4983 soma
or G5338 pheggos
or G5457 phos
or G5462 photismos
or G5559 chros
or haboqer G2250 hemera