H430 אלהים - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

Plural of H433; gods in the ordinary sense; but specifically used (in the plural thus, especially with the article) of the supreme God; occasionally applied by way of deference to magistrates; and sometimes as a superlative

KJV Usage: angels, X exceeding, God (gods) (-dess, -ly), X (very) great, judges, X mighty.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions


1. (plural)
a. rulers, judges
b. divine ones
c. angels
d. gods
2. (plural intensive - singular meaning)
a. god, goddess
b. godlike one
c. works or special possessions of God
d. the (true) God
e. God
Origin: plural of H433
TWOT: 93c
Parts of Speech: Noun Masculine

View how H430 אלהים is used in the Bible

First 30 of 2248 occurrences of H430 אלהים

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Corresponding Greek Words

elohim G2304 theios
elohim G2316 theos
elohim G2316 theos
elohim G2962 kurios