H3478 ישׂראל - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

From H8280 and H410; he will rule as God; Jisrael, a symbolical name of Jacob; also (typically) of his posterity

KJV Usage: Israel.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions

Israel = "God prevails"
1. the second name for Jacob given to him by God after his wrestling with the angel at Peniel
2. the name of the descendants and the nation of the descendants of Jacob
a. the name of the nation until the death of Solomon and the split
b. the name used and given to the northern kingdom consisting of the 10 tribes under Jeroboam; the southern kingdom was known as Judah
c. the name of the nation after the return from exile
Origin: from H8280 and H410
TWOT: None
Parts of Speech: Proper Name Masculine

View how H3478 ישׂראל is used in the Bible

First 30 of 2229 occurrences of H3478 ישׂראל

Genesis 32:28
Genesis 32:32
Genesis 34:7
Genesis 35:10
Genesis 35:21
Genesis 35:22
Genesis 36:31
Genesis 37:3
Genesis 37:13
Genesis 42:5
Genesis 43:6
Genesis 43:8
Genesis 43:11
Genesis 45:21
Genesis 45:28
Genesis 46:1
Genesis 46:2
Genesis 46:5
Genesis 46:8
Genesis 46:29
Genesis 46:30
Genesis 47:27
Genesis 47:29
Genesis 47:31
Genesis 48:2
Genesis 48:8
Genesis 48:10
Genesis 48:11
Genesis 48:13
Genesis 48:14

Corresponding Greek Words

yisrael G2474 israel _