H2530 חמד - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

A primitive root; to delight in

KJV Usage: beauty, greatly beloved, covet, delectable thing, ( X great) delight, desire, goodly, lust, (be) pleasant (thing), precious (thing).

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions

1. to desire, covet, take pleasure in, delight in
a. (Qal) to desire
b. (Niphal) to be desirable
c. (Piel) to delight greatly, desire greatly n f
2. desirableness, preciousness
Origin: a primitive root
TWOT: 673
Parts of Speech:

View how H2530 חמד is used in the Bible

20 occurrences of H2530 חמד

Genesis 2:9
Genesis 3:6
Exodus 20:17
Exodus 34:24
Deuteronomy 5:21
Deuteronomy 7:25
Joshua 7:21
Job 20:20
Psalms 19:10
Psalms 39:11
Psalms 68:16
Proverbs 1:22
Proverbs 6:25
Proverbs 12:12
Proverbs 21:20
Song of Songs 2:3
Isaiah 1:29
Isaiah 44:9
Isaiah 53:2
Micah 2:2

Corresponding Greek Words

chamad G1014 boulomai
chamad G1760 enthumeomai
chamad G1938 epithumetes
chamad G1939 epithumia
chamad G2106 eu dokeo
chamad G3528 nikao
chamad ni. G5611 horaios
chamad qal.,pi. G1937 epithumeo