H4427 מלך - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

A primitive root; to reign; inceptively to ascend the throne; causatively to induct into royalty; hence (by implication) to take counsel

KJV Usage: consult, X indeed, be (make, set a, set up) king, be (make) queen, (begin to, make to) reign (-ing), rule, X surely.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions


1. to be or become king or queen, reign
a. (Qal) to be or become king or queen, reign
b. (Hiphil) to make one king or queen, cause to reign
c. (Hophal) to be made king or queen
2. to counsel, advise
a. (Niphal) to consider
Origin: a primitive root
TWOT: 1199,1200
Parts of Speech: Verb

View how H4427 מלך is used in the Bible

First 30 of 284 occurrences of H4427 מלך

Genesis 36:31
Genesis 36:32
Genesis 36:33
Genesis 36:34
Genesis 36:35
Genesis 36:36
Genesis 36:37
Genesis 36:38
Genesis 36:39
Genesis 37:8
Exodus 15:18
Joshua 13:10
Joshua 13:12
Joshua 13:21
Judges 4:2
Judges 9:6
Judges 9:8
Judges 9:10
Judges 9:12
Judges 9:14
Judges 9:16
Judges 9:18
1 Samuel 8:7
1 Samuel 8:9
1 Samuel 8:11
1 Samuel 8:22
1 Samuel 11:12
1 Samuel 11:15
1 Samuel 12:1
1 Samuel 12:12

Corresponding Greek Words

malakh G2902 krateo
malakh G3870 para kaleo
malakh hi. G1325 didomi
malakh hi. G2525 kath istemi
malakh ni. G1011 bouleuo
malakh qal,hi,ho G936 basileuo