H4940 משׁפּחה - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

From H8192 (compare H8198); a family, that is, circle of relatives; figuratively a class (of persons), a species (of animals) or sort (of things); by extension a tribe or people

KJV Usage: family, kind (-red).

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions


1. clan, family
a. clan
1. family
2. tribe
3. people, nation
b. guild
c. species, kind
d. aristocrats
Origin: from H8192 [compare H8198]
TWOT: 2442b
Parts of Speech: Noun Feminine

View how H4940 משׁפּחה is used in the Bible

First 30 of 224 occurrences of H4940 משׁפּחה

Genesis 8:19 after their kinds,
Genesis 10:5 after their families,
Genesis 10:18 were the families
Genesis 10:20 after their families,
Genesis 10:31 after their families,
Genesis 10:32 These are the families
Genesis 12:3 thee: and in thee shall all families
Genesis 24:38 and to my kindred,
Genesis 24:40 of my kindred,
Genesis 24:41 to my kindred;
Genesis 28:14 shall all the families
Genesis 36:40 according to their families,
Exodus 6:14 these are the families
Exodus 6:15 these are the families
Exodus 6:17 according to their families.
Exodus 6:19 these are the families
Exodus 6:24 these are the families
Exodus 6:25 according to their families.
Exodus 12:21 according to your families,
Leviticus 20:5 and against his family,
Leviticus 25:10 to his family.
Leviticus 25:41 to his own family,
Leviticus 25:45 and of their families
Leviticus 25:47 family:
Leviticus 25:49 to him of his family
Numbers 1:2 after their families,
Numbers 1:18 after their families,
Numbers 1:20 after their families,
Numbers 1:22 after their families,
Numbers 1:24 after their families,

Distinct usage

68 the family
23 after their families,
21 These are the families
16 of the families
12 according to their families.
11 after their families:
7 of the family
6 according to their families,
6 by their families;
6 and the family
5 throughout their families,
5 And the families
4 All the families
4 according to their families:
4 by their families.
4 according to their families
3 the families
3 was the family
3 by their families,
3 of all the families
2 after their families
2 after their families.
2 for the families
2 out of the families
2 family
2 throughout their families
2 apart; the family
1 after their kinds,
1 were the families
1 thee: and in thee shall all families

Corresponding Greek Words

mishpachah G1074 genea
mishpachah G1078 genesis
mishpachah G1083 gennesis
mishpachah G1085 genos
mishpachah G1218 demos
mishpachah G1491 eidos
mishpachah G2819 kleros
mishpachah G2992 laos
mishpachah G3624 oikos
mishpachah G3965 patria
mishpachah G3968 patris
mishpachah G4772 suggeneia
mishpachah G4773 suggenes
mishpachah G5207 huios
mishpachah G5443 phule