H2498 חלף - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

A primitive root; properly to slide by, that is, (by implication) to hasten away, pass on, spring up, pierce or change

KJV Usage: abolish, alter change, cut off, go on forward, grow up, be over, pass (away, on, through), renew, sprout, strike through.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions


1. to pass on or away, pass through, pass by, go through, grow up, change, to go on from
a. (Qal)
1. to pass on quickly
2. to pass away (vanish)
3. to come on anew, sprout again (of grass)
4. to pass through
5. to overstep, transgress
b. (Piel) to cause to pass, change
c. (Hiph)
1. to change, substitute, alter, change for better, renew
2. to show newness (of tree)
Origin: a primitive root
TWOT: 666
Parts of Speech: Verb

View how H2498 חלף is used in the Bible

27 occurrences of H2498 חלף

Genesis 31:7
Genesis 31:41
Genesis 35:2
Genesis 41:14
Leviticus 27:10
Judges 5:26
1 Samuel 10:3
2 Samuel 12:20
Job 4:15
Job 9:11
Job 9:26
Job 11:10
Job 14:7
Job 20:24
Job 29:20
Psalms 90:5
Psalms 90:6
Psalms 102:26
Song of Songs 2:11
Isaiah 2:18
Isaiah 8:8
Isaiah 9:10
Isaiah 21:1
Isaiah 24:5
Isaiah 40:31
Isaiah 41:1
Habakkuk 1:11

Corresponding Greek Words

chalaph G565 ap erchomai
chalaph G851 aph aireo
chalaph G1330 di erchomai
chalaph G1904 ep erchomai
chalaph G2690 kata strepho
chalaph G3328 meta ballo
chalaph G3928 par erchomai
chalaph hi. G1667 helisso
chalaph hi. G3884 para logizomai
chalaph qal,pi,hi G236 allasso