H2363 חוּשׁ - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

A primitive root; to hurry; figuratively to be eager with excitement or enjoyment

KJV Usage: (make) haste (-n), ready.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions



1. to haste, make haste, hurry
a. (Qal) to make haste
b. (Hiphil)
1. to show haste, act quickly, hasten, come quickly
2. to enjoy, be excited
Origin: a primitive root
TWOT: 631
Parts of Speech: Verb

View how H2363 חוּשׁ is used in the Bible

20 occurrences of H2363 חוּשׁ

Numbers 32:17 will go ready
Deuteronomy 32:35 upon them make haste.
Judges 20:37 hastened,
1 Samuel 20:38 haste,
Job 20:2 and for this I make haste.
Job 31:5 hath hasted
Psalms 22:19 haste
Psalms 38:22 Make haste
Psalms 40:13 make haste
Psalms 55:8 I would hasten
Psalms 70:1 me; make haste
Psalms 70:5 make haste
Psalms 71:12 make haste
Psalms 119:60 I made haste,
Psalms 141:1 to thee: make haste
Ecclesiastes 2:25 or who else can hasten
Isaiah 5:19 and hasten
Isaiah 28:16 shall not make haste.
Isaiah 60:22 will hasten
Habakkuk 1:8 that hasteth

Distinct usage

4 make haste
1 upon them make haste.
1 hastened,
1 and for this I make haste.
1 hath hasted
1 haste
1 I would hasten
1 me; make haste
1 I made haste,
1 or who else can hasten
1 and hasten
1 will hasten
1 to thee: make haste
1 haste,
1 will go ready
1 that hasteth
1 shall not make haste.

Corresponding Greek Words

chush G997 boetheo
chush G1522 eis akouo
chush G2090 hetoimazo
chush G3918 par eimi
chush G4289 prothumos
chush G4337 pros echo
chush G4692 speudo
chush G4920 sun iemi
chush hi. G1448 eggizo
chush hi. G2795 kineo
chush hi. G3729 hormao
chush hi. G4863 sun ago

Related words


H2364 חוּשׁה chûshâh
From H2363; haste; Chushah, an Israelite

KJV Usage: Hushah.

H2365 חוּשׁי chûshay
From H2363; hasty; Chushai, an Israelite

KJV Usage: Hushai.

H2366 חשׁם חשׁים חוּשׁים chûshı̂ym chûshı̂ym chûshim
חשׁם חשׁים חוּשׁים
chûshı̂ym chûshı̂ym chûshim
khoo-sheem' (all forms)
Plural from H2363; hasters; Chushim, the name of three Israelites

KJV Usage: Hushim.

H2367 חשׁם חוּשׁם chûshâm chûshâm
חשׁם חוּשׁם
chûshâm chûshâm
khoo-shawm', khoo-shawm'
From H2363; hastily; Chusham, an Idumaean

KJV Usage: Husham.

H2439 חישׁ chı̂ysh
Another form of H2363; to hurry

KJV Usage: make haste.

H2818 חשׁח chăshach
(Chaldee); a collateral root to one corresponding to H2363 in the sense of readiness; to be necessary (from the idea of convenience) or (transitively) to need

KJV Usage: careful, have need of.

H4122 מהר שׁלל חשׁ בּז mahêr shâlâl châsh baz
מהר שׁלל חשׁ בּז
mahêr shâlâl châsh baz
mah-hare' shaw-lawl' khawsh baz
From H4118 and H7998 and H2363 and H957; hasting (as he (the enemy) to the) booty, swift (to the) prey; Maher-Shalal Chash-Baz; the symbolical name of the son of Isaiah

KJV Usage: Maher-shalal-hash-baz.