H4421 מלחמה - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

From H3898 (in the sense of fighting); a battle (that is, the engagement); generally war (that is, warfare)

KJV Usage: battle, fight, (-ing), war ([-rior]).

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions



1. battle, war
Origin: from H3898 (in the sense of fighting)
TWOT: 1104c
Parts of Speech: Noun Feminine

1) battle, war

View how H4421 מלחמה is used in the Bible

First 30 of 319 occurrences of H4421 מלחמה

Genesis 14:2 war
Genesis 14:8 battle
Exodus 1:10 and it shall come to pass, that, when war
Exodus 13:17 war,
Exodus 15:3 of war:
Exodus 17:16 will have war
Exodus 32:17 of war
Numbers 10:9 to war
Numbers 21:14 of the wars
Numbers 21:33 to the battle
Numbers 31:14 the battle.
Numbers 31:21 to the battle,
Numbers 31:27 battle
Numbers 31:28 of war
Numbers 31:49 of war
Numbers 32:6 to war,
Numbers 32:20 to war,
Numbers 32:27 to battle,
Numbers 32:29 for battle,
Deuteronomy 1:41 of war,
Deuteronomy 2:9 with them in battle:
Deuteronomy 2:14 of war
Deuteronomy 2:16 of war
Deuteronomy 2:24 with him in battle.
Deuteronomy 2:32 to fight
Deuteronomy 3:1 to battle
Deuteronomy 4:34 and by war,
Deuteronomy 20:1 to battle
Deuteronomy 20:2 to the battle,
Deuteronomy 20:3 to battle

Distinct usage

26 of war,
23 of war
13 war
11 to battle,
10 to battle
9 And the battle
8 And there was war
6 of war.
6 in battle.
5 of war:
5 to war
5 the battle
4 to the battle
4 to the battle,
4 to fight
4 in the battle,
4 to war,
4 to battle:
3 to the battle:
3 in the battle.
3 for war,
3 in war,
3 to the battle.
3 of battle:
3 to battle.
3 battle
3 For the battle
2 in battle,
2 from war.
2 of battle,
2 the battle.
2 battle,
2 of the war
2 to the battle;
2 our battles.
2 of war;
2 war,
2 and put the battle
2 that the battle
1 and it shall come to pass, that, when war
1 will have war
1 of the wars
1 us to battle,
1 even the people of war
1 now, for war,
1 all the wars
1 from battle
1 themselves, and set their battle
1 in the war:
1 them in the battle.
1 and they set the battle
1 for the battle.
1 battles.
1 into battle,
1 from the battle,
1 of the battle!
1 And it came to pass, while there was war
1 had wars
1 and how the war
1 concerning the war;

Corresponding Greek Words

milchamah G121 athoos
milchamah G2372 thumos
milchamah G3163 mache
milchamah G4171 polemos
malchamah G1411 dunamis *

Related words


H3898 לחם lâcham

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).

H3894 לחם לחוּם lâchûm lâchûm
לחם לחוּם
lâchûm lâchûm
law-khoom', law-khoom'
Passive participle of H3898; properly eaten, that is, food; also flesh, that is, body

KJV Usage: while . . . is eating, flesh.

H3899 לחם lechem
From H3898; food (for man or beast), especially bread, or grain (for making it)

KJV Usage: ([shew-]) bread, X eat, food, fruit, loaf, meat, victuals. See also H1036.

H3901 לחם lâchem
From H3898, battle

KJV Usage: war.