H2492 חלם - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

A primitive root; properly to bind firmly, that is, (by implication) to be (causatively to make) plump; also (through the figurative sense of dumbness) to dream

KJV Usage: (cause to) dream (-er), be in good liking, recover.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions


1. to dream
a. (Qal)
1. to dream (ordinary)
2. to dream (prophetic)
3. to dream (of false prophets)
b. (Hiphil) to dream
2. to be healthy, be strong
a. (Qal) to be healthy
b. (Hiphil) to restore to health
Origin: a primitive root
TWOT: 662,663
Parts of Speech: Verb

View how H2492 חלם is used in the Bible

25 occurrences of H2492 חלם

Genesis 28:12
Genesis 37:5
Genesis 37:6
Genesis 37:9
Genesis 37:10
Genesis 40:5
Genesis 40:8
Genesis 41:1
Genesis 41:5
Genesis 41:11
Genesis 41:15
Genesis 42:9
Deuteronomy 13:1
Deuteronomy 13:3
Deuteronomy 13:5
Judges 7:13
Job 39:4
Psalms 126:1
Isaiah 29:8
Isaiah 38:16
Jeremiah 23:25
Jeremiah 29:8
Daniel 2:1
Daniel 2:3
Joel 2:28

Corresponding Greek Words

chalam G1706 em pipto
chalam G1798 enupnion
chalam G1798 enupnion
chalam G3708 horao
chalam hi. G3870 para kaleo
chalam qal.,hi. G1797 enupniazo