H3117 יום - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

From an unused root meaning to be hot; a day (as the warm hours), whether literally (from sunrise to sunset, or from one sunset to the next), or figuratively (a space of time defined by an associated term), (often used adverbially)

KJV Usage: age, + always, + chronicles, continually (-ance), daily, ([birth-], each, to) day, (now a, two) days (agone), + elder, X end, + evening, + (for) ever (-lasting, -more), X full, life, as (so) long as (. . . live), (even) now, + old, + outlived, + perpetually, presently, + remaineth, X required, season, X since, space, then, (process of) time, + as at other times, + in trouble, weather, (as) when, (a, the, within a) while (that), X whole (+ age), (full) year (-ly), + younger.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions


1. day, time, year
a. day (as opposed to night)
b. day (24 hour period)
1. as defined by evening and morning in Genesis 1
2. as a division of time 1b
c. a working day, a day's journey
d. days, lifetime (pl.)
e. time, period (general)
f. year
g. temporal references
1. today
2. yesterday
3. tomorrow
Origin: from an unused root meaning to be hot
TWOT: 852
Parts of Speech: Noun Masculine

View how H3117 יום is used in the Bible

First 30 of 1929 occurrences of H3117 יום

Genesis 1:5
Genesis 1:8
Genesis 1:13
Genesis 1:14
Genesis 1:16
Genesis 1:18
Genesis 1:19
Genesis 1:23
Genesis 1:31
Genesis 2:2
Genesis 2:3
Genesis 2:4
Genesis 2:17
Genesis 3:5
Genesis 3:8
Genesis 3:14
Genesis 3:17
Genesis 4:3
Genesis 4:14
Genesis 5:1
Genesis 5:2
Genesis 5:4
Genesis 5:5
Genesis 5:8
Genesis 5:11
Genesis 5:14
Genesis 5:17
Genesis 5:20
Genesis 5:23
Genesis 5:27

Corresponding Greek Words

yom G746 arche
yom G979 bios
yom G1074 genea
yom G2094 etos
yom G2250 hemera
yom G2250 hemera
yom G2520 kath eko
yom G2540 kairos
yom G3568 nun
yom G3598 hodos
yom G5550 chronos
yom beyom G1538 hekastos
yom beyomo G2250 hemera
yom tov G2167 euphrosune
yom yom G2250 hemera
yom (pl.) G2222 zoe
kayyom G4594 semeron *