H339 אי - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

From H183; properly a habitable spot (as desirable); dry land, a coast, an island

KJV Usage: country, isle, island.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions



1. coast, island, shore, region
Origin: from H183
TWOT: 39a
Parts of Speech: Noun Masculine

1) coast, island, shore, region

View how H339 אי is used in the Bible

First 30 of 36 occurrences of H339 אי

Genesis 10:5 By these were the isles
Esther 10:1 and upon the isles
Psalms 72:10 and of the isles
Psalms 97:1 of isles
Isaiah 11:11 and from the isles
Isaiah 20:6 of this isle
Isaiah 23:2 of the isle;
Isaiah 23:6 of the isle.
Isaiah 24:15 in the isles
Isaiah 40:15 the isles
Isaiah 41:1 before me, O isles;
Isaiah 41:5 The isles
Isaiah 42:4 and the isles
Isaiah 42:10 the isles,
Isaiah 42:12 in the isles.
Isaiah 42:15 isles,
Isaiah 49:1 to me O isles;
Isaiah 51:5 the isles
Isaiah 59:18 to the isles
Isaiah 60:9 Surely the isles
Isaiah 66:19 to the isles
Jeremiah 2:10 the isles
Jeremiah 25:22 of the isles
Jeremiah 31:10 it in the isles
Jeremiah 47:4 of the country
Ezekiel 26:15 Shall not the isles
Ezekiel 26:18 Now shall the isles
Ezekiel 26:18 yea, the isles
Ezekiel 27:3 isles,
Ezekiel 27:6 brought out of the isles

Distinct usage

4 the isles
2 of the isles
2 isles,
1 By these were the isles
1 and upon the isles
1 and of the isles
1 of isles
1 and from the isles
1 of this isle
1 of the isle;
1 of the isle.
1 in the isles
1 before me, O isles;
1 and the isles
1 the isles,
1 in the isles.
1 to me O isles;
1 to the isles
1 Surely the isles
1 to the isles
1 it in the isles
1 of the country
1 Now shall the isles
1 yea, the isles
1 brought out of the isles
1 from the isles
1 isles
1 in the isles:
1 to the isles,
1 Shall not the isles
1 even all the isles

Corresponding Greek Words

i G1484 ethnos
i G2281 thalassa
i G3520 nesos

Related words

H339 אי

H385 איתמר 'ı̂ythâmâr
From H339 and H8558; coast of the palm tree; Ithamar, a son of Aaron

KJV Usage: Ithamar.

H183 אוה 'âvâh

A primitive root; to wish for

KJV Usage: covet, (greatly) desire, be desirous, long, lust (after).

H185 אוּה 'avvâh
From H183; longing

KJV Usage: desire, lust after, pleasure.

H188 אוי 'ôy
Probably from H183 (in the sense of crying out after); lamentation; also interjectionally, Oh!

KJV Usage: alas, woe.

H189 אוי 'ĕvı̂y
Probably from H183; desirous; Evi, a Midianitish chief

KJV Usage: Evi.

H1933 הוה הוא hâvâ' hâvâh
הוה הוא
hâvâ' hâvâh
haw-vaw', haw-vaw'
A primitive root (compare H183, H1961) supposed to mean properly to breathe; to be (in the sense of existence)

KJV Usage: be, X have.

H3970 מאוי ma'ăvay
From H183; a desire

KJV Usage: desire.

H8378 תּאוה ta'ăvâh
From H183 (abbreviated); a longing; by implication a delight (subjectively satisfaction, objectively a charm)

KJV Usage: dainty, desire, X exceedingly, X greedily, lust (ing), pleasant. See also H6914.