H4397 מלאך - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

From an unused root meaning to despatch as a deputy; a messenger; specifically of God, that is, an angel (also a prophet, priest or teacher)

KJV Usage: ambassador, angel, king, messenger.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions


1. messenger, representative
a. messenger
b. angel
c. the theophanic angel
Origin: from an unused root meaning to despatch as a deputy
TWOT: 1068a
Parts of Speech: Noun Masculine

View how H4397 מלאך is used in the Bible

First 30 of 197 occurrences of H4397 מלאך

Genesis 16:7
Genesis 16:9
Genesis 16:10
Genesis 16:11
Genesis 19:1
Genesis 19:15
Genesis 21:17
Genesis 22:11
Genesis 22:15
Genesis 24:7
Genesis 24:40
Genesis 28:12
Genesis 31:11
Genesis 32:1
Genesis 32:3
Genesis 32:6
Genesis 48:16
Exodus 3:2
Exodus 14:19
Exodus 23:20
Exodus 23:23
Exodus 32:34
Exodus 33:2
Numbers 20:14
Numbers 20:16
Numbers 21:21
Numbers 22:5
Numbers 22:22
Numbers 22:23
Numbers 22:24

Corresponding Greek Words

malakh G32 aggelos
malakh G32 aggellos
malakh G435 aner
malakh G3816 pais
malakh hi. G935 basileus