H5769 עלם עולם - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

עלם עולם
‛ôlâm ‛ôlâm
o-lawm', o-lawm'
From H5956; properly concealed, that is, the vanishing point; generally time out of mind (past or future), that is, (practically) eternity; frequentative adverbially (especially with prepositional prefix) always

KJV Usage: always (-s), ancient (time), any more, continuance, eternal, (for, [n-]) ever (-lasting, -more, of old), lasting, long (time), (of) old (time), perpetual, at any time, (beginning of the) world (+ without end).

Compare H5331, H5703.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions


עלם עולם

1. long duration, antiquity, futurity, for ever, ever, everlasting, evermore, perpetual, old, ancient, world
a. ancient time, long time (of past)
b. (of future)
1. for ever, always
2. continuous existence, perpetual
3. everlasting, indefinite or unending future, eternity
Origin: from H5956
TWOT: 1631a
Parts of Speech: Noun Masculine

1) long duration, antiquity, futurity, for ever, ever, everlasting, evermore, perpetual, old, ancient, world
1a) ancient time, long time (of past)
1b) (of future)
1b1) for ever, always
1b2) continuous existence, perpetual
1b3) everlasting, indefinite or unending future, eternity

View how H5769 עלם עולם is used in the Bible

First 30 of 438 occurrences of H5769 עלם עולם

Genesis 3:22 to the age:
Genesis 6:3 shall not always
Genesis 6:4 who were of old,
Genesis 9:12 that is with you, for perpetual
Genesis 9:16 the everlasting
Genesis 13:15 ever.
Genesis 17:7 for an everlasting
Genesis 17:8 for an everlasting
Genesis 17:13 for an everlasting
Genesis 17:19 with him for an everlasting
Genesis 21:33 the everlasting
Genesis 48:4 for an everlasting
Genesis 49:26 of the everlasting
Exodus 3:15 to the age,
Exodus 12:14 to the age.
Exodus 12:17 to the age.
Exodus 12:24 ever.
Exodus 14:13 ever.
Exodus 15:18 to the age
Exodus 19:9 thee to the age.
Exodus 21:6 him to the age.
Exodus 27:21 to the age
Exodus 28:43 to the age
Exodus 29:9 shall be theirs for a perpetual
Exodus 29:28 to the age
Exodus 30:21 to the age
Exodus 31:16 for a perpetual
Exodus 31:17 to the age:
Exodus 32:13 it to the age.
Exodus 40:15 shall surely be an everlasting

Distinct usage

38 to the age
33 to the age.
28 ever.
28 to the age:
25 endureth to the age.
15 endureth to the age:
14 to the age,
11 ever,
8 ever:
8 ever
7 evermore.
7 to the age;
6 of old,
5 shall never
5 for evermore.
5 to the age?
4 for an everlasting
4 and ever:
4 of old.
4 an everlasting
3 the everlasting
3 by a perpetual
3 ever;
3 and ever.
3 is an everlasting
3 for an everlasting
3 everlasting
3 the old
2 ye everlasting
2 from everlasting,
2 I will never
2 and everlasting
2 of old:
2 a perpetual
2 of them for evermore.
2 thee to the age.
2 endureth to the age;
2 shall endure to the age:
2 shall be to the age,
2 of old time,
2 let me never
1 shall not always
1 who were of old,
1 that is with you, for perpetual
1 of the everlasting
1 shall surely be an everlasting
1 It shall be a perpetual
1 at any time.
1 for it is their perpetual
1 And it shall be a perpetual
1 of the lasting
1 nations were of old
1 with me an everlasting
1 always:
1 these things shall never
1 I shall never
1 and to everlasting.
1 thee: he shall never
1 of ancient times.
1 for him for evermore,

Corresponding Greek Words

olam G165 aion
olam G166 aionios
olam G746 arche
meolem G104 aei *

Related words


H5865 עילום ‛êylôm
For H5769

KJV Usage: ever.

H5957 עלם ‛âlam
(Chaldee); corresponding to H5769; remote time, that is, the future or past indefinitely; often adverbially forever

KJV Usage: for([n-]) ever (lasting), old.

H5956 עלם ‛âlam

A primitive root; to veil from sight, that is, conceal (literally or figuratively)

KJV Usage: X any ways, blind, dissembler, hide (self), secret (thing).

H3281 יעלם ya‛lâm
From H5956; occult; Jalam, an Edomite

KJV Usage: Jalam.

עולם עילם o
‛êylâm ‛ôlâm
ay-lawm', o-lawm'
Probably from H5956; hidden, that is, distant; Elam, a son of Shem, and his descendants, with their country; also of six Israelites

KJV Usage: Elam.

H5934 עלוּם ‛âlûm
Passive participle of H5956 in the denominative sense of H5958; (only in plural as abstraction) adolescence; figuratively vigor

KJV Usage: youth.

H5958 עלם ‛elem
From H5956; properly something kept out of sight (compare H5959), that is, a lad

KJV Usage: young man, stripling.

H5960 עלמון ‛almôn
From H5956; hidden; Almon, a place in Palestine

KJV Usage: See also H5963.

H5964 עלמת ‛âlemeth
From H5956; a covering; Alemeth, the name of a place in Palestine and two Israelites

KJV Usage: Alameth, Alemeth.

H8587 תּעלמּה ta‛ălûmmâh
From H5956; a secret

KJV Usage: thing that is hid, secret.

H5331 נצח נצח netsach nêtsach

נצח נצח
netsach nêtsach
neh'-tsakh, nay'-tsakh
From H5329; properly a goal, that is, the bright object at a distance travelled towards; hence (figuratively), splendor, or (subjectively) truthfulness, or (objectively) confidence; but usually (adverbially), continually (that is, to the most distant point of view)

KJV Usage: alway (-s), constantly, end, (+ n-) ever (more), perpetual, strength, victory.

H5329 נצח nâtsach
A primitive root; properly to glitter from afar, that is, to be eminent (as a superintendent, especially of the Temple services and its music); also (as denominative from H5331), to be permanent

KJV Usage: excel, chief musician (singer), oversee (-r), set forward.

H5332 נצח nêtsach
Probably identical with H5331, through the idea of brilliancy of color; juice of the grape (as blood red)

KJV Usage: blood, strength.

H5703 עד ‛ad

From H5710; properly a (peremptory) terminus, that is, (by implication) duration, in the sense of perpetuity (substantially as a noun, either with or without a preposition)

KJV Usage: eternity, ever (-lasting, -more), old, perpetually, + world without end.

H1107 בּלעדי בּלעדי bil‛ădêy bal‛ădêy
בּלעדי בּלעדי
bil‛ădêy bal‛ădêy
bil-ad-ay', bal-ad-ay'
Constructive plural from H1077 and H5703; not till, that is, (as preposition or adverb) except, without, besides

KJV Usage: beside, not (in), save, without.

H5704 עד ‛ad
Properly the same as H5703 (used as a preposition, adverb or conjugation; especially with a preposition); as far (or long, or much) as, whether of space (even unto) or time (during, while, until) or degree (equally with)

KJV Usage: against, and, as, at, before, by (that), even (to), for (-asmuch as), [hither-] to, + how long, into, as long (much) as, (so) that, till, toward, until, when, while, (+ as) yet.

H5706 עד ‛ad
The same as H5703 in the sense of the aim of an attack; booty

KJV Usage: prey.

H6008 עמעד ‛am‛âd
From H5971 and H5703; people of time; Amad, a place in Palestine

KJV Usage: Amad.

H6256 עת ‛êth
From H5703; time, especially (adverbially with preposition) now, when, etc.

KJV Usage: + after, [al-] ways, X certain, + continually, + evening, long, (due) season, so [long] as, [even-, evening-, noon-] tide, ([meal-], what) time, when.