H5971 עם - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

From H6004; a people (as a congregated unit); specifically a tribe (as those of Israel); hence (collectively) troops or attendants; figuratively a flock

KJV Usage: folk, men, nation, people.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions


1. nation, people
a. people, nation
b. persons, members of one's people, compatriots, country-men
2. kinsman, kindred
Origin: from H6004
TWOT: 1640a,1640e
Parts of Speech: Noun Masculine

View how H5971 עם is used in the Bible

First 30 of 1654 occurrences of H5971 עם

Genesis 11:6 Behold, the people
Genesis 14:16 also, and the people.
Genesis 17:14 from his people;
Genesis 17:16 of people
Genesis 19:4 all the people
Genesis 23:7 himself to the people
Genesis 23:11 of my people
Genesis 23:12 the people
Genesis 23:13 of the people
Genesis 25:8 to his people.
Genesis 25:17 to his people.
Genesis 26:10 of the people
Genesis 26:11 all his people,
Genesis 27:29 Let people
Genesis 28:3 of people;
Genesis 32:7 the people
Genesis 33:15 with thee some of the people
Genesis 34:16 people.
Genesis 34:22 people,
Genesis 35:6 he and all the people
Genesis 35:29 to his people,
Genesis 41:40 shall all my people
Genesis 41:55 the people
Genesis 42:6 to all the people
Genesis 47:21 And as for the people,
Genesis 47:23 to the people,
Genesis 48:4 of people;
Genesis 48:19 it: he also shall become a people,
Genesis 49:10 of the people.
Genesis 49:16 his people,

Distinct usage

112 the people
100 and the people
97 and all the people
78 of the people
46 of the people,
40 people
39 to the people,
36 the people,
27 people,
26 my people
25 of my people
19 thy people
17 all the people
16 for the people
15 this people
15 the people.
15 to the people
14 of the people.
14 his people
14 of my people,
13 his people,
13 thy people,
13 to all the people,
12 people.
12 my people,
12 of his people,
11 his people.
10 to all the people
10 of thy people
9 So the people

Corresponding Greek Words

am G1399, G1400 & G1401 doulos
am G435 aner
am G444 anthropos
am G1074 genea
am G1085 genos
am G1093 ge
am G1218 demos
am G1411 dunamis
am G1484 ethnos
am G2233 hegeomai
am G2992 laos
am G3793 ochlos
am G3816 pais
am G4128 plethos
am G4864 sun agoge
am haqqahal G4864 sun agoge