H2416 חי - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

From H2421; alive; hence raw (flesh); fresh (plant, water, year), strong; also (as noun, especially in the feminine singular and masculine plural) life (or living thing), whether literally or figuratively

KJV Usage: + age, alive, appetite, (wild) beast, company, congregation, life (-time), live (-ly), living (creature, thing), maintenance, + merry, multitude, + (be) old, quick, raw, running, springing, troop.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions

1. living, alive
a. green (of vegetation)
b. flowing, fresh (of water)
c. lively, active (of man)
d. reviving (of the springtime) n m
2. relatives
3. life (abstract emphatic)
a. life
b. sustenance, maintenance n f
4. living thing, animal
a. animal
b. life
c. appetite
d. revival, renewal
5. community
Origin: from H2421
TWOT: 644a
Parts of Speech:

View how H2416 חי is used in the Bible

First 30 of 452 occurrences of H2416 חי

Genesis 1:20 life,
Genesis 1:21 and every living
Genesis 1:24 the living
Genesis 1:24 and the beast
Genesis 1:25 the beast
Genesis 1:28 and over every living thing
Genesis 1:30 And to every beast
Genesis 1:30 in which is life,
Genesis 2:7 of life;
Genesis 2:7 became a living
Genesis 2:9 of life
Genesis 2:19 every beast
Genesis 2:19 every living
Genesis 2:20 and to every beast
Genesis 3:1 than any beast
Genesis 3:14 and above every beast
Genesis 3:14 of thy life:
Genesis 3:17 of thy life;
Genesis 3:20 of all living.
Genesis 3:22 of life,
Genesis 3:24 of life.
Genesis 6:17 of life,
Genesis 6:19 And of every living thing
Genesis 7:11 life,
Genesis 7:14 and every beast
Genesis 7:15 of life.
Genesis 7:21 and of beast,
Genesis 7:22 of life,
Genesis 8:1 and every living thing,
Genesis 8:17 with thee every living thing

Distinct usage

50 liveth,
14 as I live,
9 of life,
9 of his life.
9 of the living.
8 life,
7 the living
7 of life
7 of the life
7 beast
6 of life.
6 alive
6 liveth;
5 of the living
5 my life
5 of life:
4 of thy life:
4 life
4 alive,
4 beasts
4 of his life,
4 liveth.
4 and the beasts
4 for the living
4 of the living being
3 and the beast
3 And to every beast
3 of life;
3 to every beast
3 while he yet lived,
3 alive.
3 and the living
3 and his life
3 in this life,
3 of the living,
3 to the beasts
3 tendeth to life:
3 of living
3 of the living:
3 Therefore, as I live,
2 the beast
2 every living
2 of thy life;
2 By the life
2 Is he yet alive?
2 of my life,
2 the live
2 the beasts
2 beast,
2 raw
2 over running
2 of thy life.
2 I live
2 in his life.
2 was yet alive,
2 that liveth,
2 her the living
2 them alive.
2 them alive,
2 and life

Corresponding Greek Words

chai G444 anthropos
chai G979 bios
chai G2342 therion
chai G2349 thnetos
chai G5199 hugies
chayyah G2062 herpeton
chayyah G2225 zoogoneo
chayyah G2226 zoon
chayyah G2342 therion
chayyah G2934 ktenos
chayyah G5001 tagma
chayyah G5074 tetra pous
chayyah G5590 psuche
chayyim G2222 zoe *