H2595 חנית - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

From H2583; a lance (for thrusting, like pitching a tent)

KJV Usage: javelin, spear.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions



1. spear
a. spear
1. shaft of a spear
2. spear-head
Origin: from H2583
TWOT: TWOT- 690b
Parts of Speech: Noun Feminine

1) spear
1a) spear
1a1) shaft of a spear
1a2) spear-head

View how H2595 חנית is used in the Bible

First 30 of 47 occurrences of H2595 חנית

1 Samuel 13:19 or spears:
1 Samuel 13:22 nor spear
1 Samuel 17:7 of his spear
1 Samuel 17:7 and his spear's
1 Samuel 17:45 and with a spear,
1 Samuel 17:47 and spear:
1 Samuel 18:10 and there was a javelin
1 Samuel 18:11 the javelin;
1 Samuel 19:9 with his javelin
1 Samuel 19:10 with the javelin;
1 Samuel 19:10 the javelin
1 Samuel 20:33 a javelin
1 Samuel 21:8 a spear
1 Samuel 22:6 having his spear
1 Samuel 26:7 and his spear
1 Samuel 26:8 him, I pray thee, with the spear
1 Samuel 26:11 thou now the spear
1 Samuel 26:12 the spear
1 Samuel 26:16 spear
1 Samuel 26:22 spear!
2 Samuel 1:6 upon his spear;
2 Samuel 2:23 of the spear
2 Samuel 2:23 rib, that the spear
2 Samuel 21:19 of whose spear
2 Samuel 23:7 of a spear;
2 Samuel 23:18 his spear
2 Samuel 23:21 had a spear
2 Samuel 23:21 the spear
2 Samuel 23:21 him with his own spear.
2 Kings 11:10 spears

Distinct usage

4 the spear
3 his spear
2 spear
2 him with his own spear.
2 and their spears
1 or spears:
1 nor spear
1 and with a spear,
1 and there was a javelin
1 with his javelin
1 a javelin
1 having his spear
1 thou now the spear
1 spear!
1 upon his spear;
1 of the spear
1 rib, that the spear
1 of whose spear
1 of a spear;
1 had a spear
1 was a spear
1 and spear
1 whose spear's
1 the spear,
1 spear.
1 also the spear,
1 are spears
1 and his spear
1 the javelin;
1 with the javelin;
1 the javelin
1 of his spear
1 and his spear's
1 and spear:
1 spear:
1 a spear
1 him, I pray thee, with the spear
1 spears
1 spears,

Corresponding Greek Words

chanit G3162 machaira
chanit G3696 hoplon
chanit G4501 rhomphaia

Related words


H3591 כּידון kı̂ydôn
From the same as H3589; properly something to strike with, that is, a dart (perhaps smaller than H2595)

KJV Usage: lance, shield, spear, target.

H2583 חנה chânâh

A primitive root (compare H2603); properly to incline; by implication to decline (of the slanting rays of evening); specifically to pitch a tent; generally to encamp (for abode or siege)

KJV Usage: abide (in tents), camp, dwell, encamp, grow to an end, lie, pitch (tent), rest in tent.

H2588 חנוּת chânûth
From H2583; properly a vault or cell (with an arch); by implication a prison

KJV Usage: cabin.

H2603 חנן chânan
A primitive root (compare H2583); properly to bend or stoop in kindness to an inferior; to favor, bestow; causatively to implore (that is, move to favor by petition)

KJV Usage: beseech, X fair, (be, find, shew) favour (-able), be (deal, give, grant (gracious (-ly), intreat, (be) merciful, have (shew) mercy (on, upon), have pity upon, pray, make supplication, X very.

H4264 מחנה machăneh
From H2583; an encampment (of travellers or troops); hence an army, whether literally (of soldiers) or figuratively (of dancers, angels, cattle, locusts, stars; or even the sacred courts)

KJV Usage: army, band, battle, camp, company, drove, host, tents.

H8465 תּחן tachan
Probably from H2583; station; Tachan, the name of two Israelites

KJV Usage: Tahan.

H8466 תּחנה tachănâh
From H2583; (only plural collectively) an encampment

KJV Usage: camp.