H3179 יחם - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

A primitive root; Probably to be hot; figuratively to conceive

KJV Usage: get heat, be hot, conceive, be warm.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions


1. to be hot, conceive
a. (Qal)
1. to be hot, become hot
2. to mate (of animals)
3. to be or become hot (fig. of anger)
b. (Piel)
1. to conceive (sexually)
2. to be in heat (of animals)
Origin: a primitive root
TWOT: 860
Parts of Speech: Verb

View how H3179 יחם is used in the Bible

9 occurrences of H3179 יחם

Genesis 30:38
Genesis 30:39
Genesis 30:41
Genesis 31:10
Deuteronomy 19:6
1 Kings 1:1
Psalms 51:5
Ecclesiastes 4:11
Ezekiel 24:11

Corresponding Greek Words

yacham G1064 gaster