H251 אח - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

A primitive word; a brother (used in the widest sense of literal relationship and metaphorical affinity or resemblance (like H1))

KJV Usage: another, brother (-ly), kindred, like, other.

Compare also the proper names beginning with “Ah-” or “Ahi-” .

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions


1. brother
a. brother of same parents
b. half-brother (same father)
c. relative, kinship, same tribe
d. each to the other (reciprocal relationship)
e. (fig.) of resemblance
Origin: a primitive word
TWOT: 62a
Parts of Speech: Noun Masculine

View how H251 אח is used in the Bible

First 30 of 572 occurrences of H251 אח

Genesis 4:2
Genesis 4:8
Genesis 4:9
Genesis 4:10
Genesis 4:11
Genesis 4:21
Genesis 9:5
Genesis 9:22
Genesis 9:25
Genesis 10:21
Genesis 10:25
Genesis 12:5
Genesis 13:8
Genesis 13:11
Genesis 14:12
Genesis 14:13
Genesis 14:14
Genesis 14:16
Genesis 16:12
Genesis 19:7
Genesis 20:5
Genesis 20:13
Genesis 20:16
Genesis 22:20
Genesis 22:21
Genesis 22:23
Genesis 24:15
Genesis 24:27
Genesis 24:29
Genesis 24:48

Corresponding Greek Words

ach G80 adelphos
ach G1451 eggus
ach G2087 heteros