H2617 חסד - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

From H2616; kindness; by implication (towards God) piety; rarely (by opprobrium) reproof, or (subjectively) beauty

KJV Usage: favour, good deed (-liness, -ness), kindly, (loving-) kindness, merciful (kindness), mercy, pity, reproach, wicked thing.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions


1. goodness, kindness, faithfulness
2. a reproach, shame
Origin: from H2616
TWOT: 698a,699a
Parts of Speech: Noun Masculine

View how H2617 חסד is used in the Bible

First 30 of 241 occurrences of H2617 חסד

Genesis 19:19 thy mercy,
Genesis 20:13 to her, This is thy kindness
Genesis 21:23 but according to the kindness
Genesis 24:12 kindness
Genesis 24:14 kindness
Genesis 24:27 of his mercy
Genesis 24:49 kindly
Genesis 32:10 of all the mercies,
Genesis 39:21 him mercy,
Genesis 40:14 kindness
Genesis 47:29 kindly
Exodus 15:13 Thou in thy mercy
Exodus 20:6 mercy
Exodus 34:6 in goodness
Exodus 34:7 mercy
Leviticus 20:17 it is a wicked thing;
Numbers 14:18 mercy,
Numbers 14:19 of thy mercy,
Deuteronomy 5:10 mercy
Deuteronomy 7:9 and mercy
Deuteronomy 7:12 and the mercy
Joshua 2:12 you kindness,
Joshua 2:12 kindness
Joshua 2:14 kindly
Judges 1:24 thee mercy.
Judges 8:35 they kindness
Ruth 1:8 kindly
Ruth 2:20 his kindness
Ruth 3:10 more kindness
1 Samuel 15:6 kindness

Distinct usage

34 for his mercy
18 mercy
16 kindness
6 and mercy
5 kindly
5 mercy,
4 kindness,
4 thy lovingkindness
4 for his goodness,
3 thy mercy,
3 because his mercy
3 For thy lovingkindness
3 his mercy
3 that his mercy
2 my mercy
2 and his goodness,
2 of thy mercy:
2 me for thy mercies'
2 lovingkindness,
2 according to thy lovingkindness:
2 For thy mercy
2 of thy mercy
2 Is his mercy
2 in mercy
2 of his mercies.
2 mercies
1 to her, This is thy kindness
1 but according to the kindness
1 of his mercy
1 of all the mercies,

Corresponding Greek Words

chesed G1342 dikaios
chesed G1343 dikaiosune
chesed G1391 doxa
chesed G1654 eleemosune
chesed G1655 eleemon
chesed G1656 eleos
chesed G1680 elpis
chesed G2222 zoe
chesed G3681 oneidos
chesed G3741 hosios
chesed G5485 charis