H2425 חיי - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

A primitive root (compare H2421); to live; causatively to revive

KJV Usage: live, save life.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions


1. to live, have life, remain alive, sustain life, live prosperously, live for ever, be quickened, be alive, be restored to life or health
a. (Qal)
1. to live 1a
b. to have life 1a
c. to continue in life, remain alive 1a
d. to sustain life, to live on or upon 1a
e. to live (prosperously)
1. to revive, be quickened 1a
f. from sickness 1a
g. from discouragement 1a
h. from faintness 1a
i. from death
j. (Piel)
1. to preserve alive, let live
2. to give life
3. to quicken, revive, refresh 1b
k. to restore to life 1b
l. to cause to grow 1b
m. to restore 1b
n. to revive
o. (Hiph)
1. to preserve alive, let live
2. to quicken, revive 1c
p. to restore (to health) 1c
q. to revive 1c
r. to restore to life
Origin: a primitive root [compare H2421]
TWOT: 644
Parts of Speech: Verb

View how H2425 חיי is used in the Bible

23 occurrences of H2425 חיי

Genesis 3:22
Genesis 5:5
Genesis 11:12
Genesis 11:14
Genesis 25:7
Exodus 1:16
Exodus 33:20
Leviticus 18:5
Numbers 21:8
Numbers 21:9
Deuteronomy 4:42
Deuteronomy 5:24
Deuteronomy 19:4
Deuteronomy 19:5
1 Samuel 20:31
Nehemiah 6:11
Jeremiah 38:2
Ezekiel 18:13
Ezekiel 18:24
Ezekiel 20:11
Ezekiel 20:13
Ezekiel 20:21
Ezekiel 47:9