H5927 עלה - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

A primitive root; to ascend, intransitively (be high) or active (mount); used in a great variety of senses, primary and secondary, literally and figuratively

KJV Usage: arise (up). (cause to) ascend up, at once, break [the day] (up), bring (up), (cause to) burn, carry up, cast up, + shew, climb (up), (cause to, make to) come (up), cut off, dawn, depart, exalt, excel, fall, fetch up, get up, (make to) go (away, up), grow (over), increase, lay, leap, levy, lift (self) up, light, [make] up, X mention, mount up, offer, make to pay, + perfect, prefer, put (on), raise, recover, restore, (make to) rise (up), scale, set (up), shoot forth (up), (begin to) spring (up), stir up, take away (up), work.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions


1. to go up, ascend, climb
a. (Qal)
1. to go up, ascend
2. to meet, visit, follow, depart, withdraw, retreat
3. to go up, come up (of animals)
4. to spring up, grow, shoot forth (of vegetation)
5. to go up, go up over, rise (of natural phenomenon)
6. to come up (before God)
7. to go up, go up over, extend (of boundary)
8. to excel, be superior to
b. (Niphal)
1. to be taken up, be brought up, be taken away
2. to take oneself away
3. to be exalted
c. (Hiphil)
1. to bring up, cause to ascend or climb, cause to go up
2. to bring up, bring against, take away
3. to bring up, draw up, train
4. to cause to ascend
5. to rouse, stir up (mentally)
6. to offer, bring up (of gifts)
7. to exalt
8. to cause to ascend, offer
d. (Hophal)
1. to be carried away, be led up
2. to be taken up into, be inserted in
3. to be offered
e. (Hithpael) to lift oneself
Origin: a primitive root
TWOT: 1624
Parts of Speech: Verb

View how H5927 עלה is used in the Bible

First 30 of 817 occurrences of H5927 עלה

Genesis 2:6 But there went up
Genesis 8:20 and offered
Genesis 13:1 returned
Genesis 17:22 went up
Genesis 19:15 arose,
Genesis 19:28 went up
Genesis 19:30 went up
Genesis 22:2 and offer him
Genesis 22:13 and offered him
Genesis 24:16 and came up.
Genesis 26:23 And he went up
Genesis 28:12 ascending
Genesis 31:10 which leaped
Genesis 31:12 which leap
Genesis 32:24 with him until the breaking
Genesis 32:26 breaketh.
Genesis 35:1 go up
Genesis 35:3 and go up
Genesis 35:13 went up
Genesis 37:28 and lifted
Genesis 38:12 and went up
Genesis 38:13 goeth up
Genesis 40:10 shot forth;
Genesis 41:2 And, behold, there came up
Genesis 41:3 came up
Genesis 41:5 came up
Genesis 41:18 And, behold, there came
Genesis 41:19 came out
Genesis 41:22 came up
Genesis 41:27 that came up

Distinct usage

65 went up
30 came up
24 go up
16 and offered
15 and went up
11 shall come up
9 And he went up
9 come up
9 to go up
9 is come up
8 went up,
7 And they went up
7 came up,
7 came
7 to offer
6 Go up,
6 to come up
6 went
5 that went up
5 to bring up
4 was taken up
4 come
4 offered
4 go up;
4 and went up,
4 that goeth up
4 had gone up
4 brought up
4 Behold, he shall come up
3 and go up

Corresponding Greek Words

alah G1746;see G1744 en duo
alah (1896a) see G1966 ep eimi
alah see G1831 ek baino
alah see G4198 st. poreuo
alah G91 adikeo
alah G353 ana lambano
alah G381 an apto
alah G450 an istemi
alah G565 ap erchomai
alah G1224 dia baino
alah G1525 eis erchomai
alah G1531 eis poreuomai
alah G1544 ek ballo
alah G1684 em baino
alah G1831 ex erchomai
alah G1844 ex opkizo
alah G1904 ep erchomai
alah G1910 epi baino
alah G2064 erchomai
alah G2240 heko
alah G2325 therizo
alah G2354 threneo
alah G2476 histemi
alah G2671 kat ara
alah G2983 lambano
alah G3727 horkos
alah G3728 horkomosia
alah G3928 par erchomai
alah G4319 pros ana baino
alah G4872 sun ana baino
alah G5453 phuo
alah al see G5229 st. huper airo
alah hi. (5306a);see G5307 huphaino
alah hi. see G643 epi skeuazo
alah hi. G71 ago
alah hi. G385 ana spao
alah hi. G1806 ex ago
alah hi. G2007 epi tithemi
alah hi. G2545 kaio
alah hi. G4160 poieo
alah hi. G4374 pros phero
alah hi. G4863 sun ago
alah hi. G5087 tithemi
alah hi. G5342 phero
alah hi.,qal. G307 ana bibazo
alah hi.,qal. G321 an ago
alah hi.,qal.,ho. G399 ana phero
alah hoph. see G1125 kata grapho
alah ni. G868 aph istemi
alah ni. G1869 ep airo
alah ni. G5251 huper upsoo
alah qal,hi G1863 ep ago
alah qal,hi G1911 epi ballo
alah qal,ni G1096 ginomai
alah qal,ni,hi,ho G305 ana baino
alah v.,subst. G685 ara