H3176 יחל - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

A primitive root; to wait; by implication to be patient, hope

KJV Usage: (cause to, have, make to) hope, be pained, stay, tarry, trust, wait.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions



1. to wait, hope, expect
a. (Niphal) to wait
b. (Piel)
1. to wait, await, tarry
2. to wait for, hope for
c. (Hiphil) to wait, tarry, wait for, hope for
Origin: a primitive root
TWOT: 859
Parts of Speech: Verb

to wait
1) to wait, hope, expect
1a) (Niphal) to wait
1b) (Piel)
1b1) to wait, await, tarry
1b2) to wait for, hope for
1c) (Hiphil) to wait, tarry, wait for, hope for

View how H3176 יחל is used in the Bible

First 30 of 41 occurrences of H3176 יחל

Genesis 8:12 And he stayed
1 Samuel 10:8 shalt thou tarry,
1 Samuel 13:8 And he tarried
2 Samuel 18:14 I may not tarry
2 Kings 6:33 why should I wait
Job 6:11 that I should hope?
Job 13:15 me, yet will I trust
Job 14:14 will I wait,
Job 29:21 and waited,
Job 29:23 And they waited
Job 30:26 and when I waited
Job 32:11 Behold, I waited
Job 32:16 When I had waited,
Psalms 31:24 all ye that hope
Psalms 33:18 him, upon them that hope
Psalms 33:22 be upon us, according as we hope
Psalms 38:15 do I hope:
Psalms 42:5 in me? hope
Psalms 42:11 within me? hope
Psalms 43:5 within me? hope
Psalms 69:3 while I wait
Psalms 71:14 But I will hope
Psalms 119:43 for I have hoped
Psalms 119:49 upon which thou hast caused me to hope.
Psalms 119:74 me; because I have hoped
Psalms 119:81 but I hope
Psalms 119:114 I hope
Psalms 119:147 I hoped
Psalms 130:5 do I hope.
Psalms 130:7 hope

Distinct usage

2 hope
2 within me? hope
1 And he stayed
1 And he tarried
1 why should I wait
1 that I should hope?
1 will I wait,
1 and waited,
1 And they waited
1 and when I waited
1 Behold, I waited
1 When I had waited,
1 all ye that hope
1 him, upon them that hope
1 be upon us, according as we hope
1 do I hope:
1 But I will hope
1 for I have hoped
1 upon which thou hast caused me to hope.
1 me; because I have hoped
1 I hope
1 him, in those that hope
1 shall wait
1 shall they trust.
1 that she had waited,
1 nor waiteth
1 I will wait
1 but I hope
1 do I hope.
1 therefore will I hope
1 I hoped
1 shalt thou tarry,
1 in me? hope
1 I may not tarry
1 I am pained
1 therefore have I hope.
1 me, yet will I trust
1 while I wait
1 them: and they have made others to hope

Corresponding Greek Words

yachal hi. G191 akouo
yachal hi. G1801 enotizomai
yachal hi. G3306 meno
yachal hi.,pi. G5278 hupo meno
yachal ni. G1907 ep echo
yachal pi. G1448 eggizo
yachal pi. G4327 pros dechomai
yachal pi., hi. G1679 elpizo
yachal pi.,hi. G1257 dia leipo

Related words


H3175 יחיל yâchı̂yl
From H3176; expectant

KJV Usage: should hope.

H3177 יחלאל yachle 'êl
yachle 'êl
From H3176 and H410; expectant of God; Jachleel, an Israelite

KJV Usage: Jahleel.

H8431 תּוחלת tôcheleth
From H3176; expectation

KJV Usage: hope.