H3898 לחם - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

A primitive root; to feed on; figuratively to consume; by implication to battle (as destruction)

KJV Usage: devour, eat, X ever, fight (-ing), overcome, prevail, (make) war (-ring).

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions


1. to fight, do battle, make war
a. (Qal) to fight, do battle
b. (Niphal) to engage in battle, wage war
2. (Qal) to eat, use as food
Origin: a primitive root
TWOT: 1104,1105
Parts of Speech: Verb

View how H3898 לחם is used in the Bible

First 30 of 171 occurrences of H3898 לחם

Exodus 1:10
Exodus 14:14
Exodus 14:25
Exodus 17:8
Exodus 17:9
Exodus 17:10
Numbers 21:1
Numbers 21:23
Numbers 21:26
Numbers 22:11
Deuteronomy 1:30
Deuteronomy 1:41
Deuteronomy 1:42
Deuteronomy 3:22
Deuteronomy 20:4
Deuteronomy 20:10
Deuteronomy 20:19
Deuteronomy 32:24
Joshua 9:2
Joshua 10:5
Joshua 10:14
Joshua 10:25
Joshua 10:29
Joshua 10:31
Joshua 10:34
Joshua 10:36
Joshua 10:38
Joshua 10:42
Joshua 11:5
Joshua 19:47

Corresponding Greek Words

lacham G1035 brosis
lacham G1172 deipneo
lacham ni. see G4776 peri kath izo
lacham ni. G1264 dia machomai
lacham ni. G2186 eph istemi
lacham ni. G3164 machomai
lacham ni. G3960 patasso
lacham ni. G4160 poieo
lacham ni.,qal. G4170 polemeo