H6440 פּנים - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

Plural (but always used as a singular) of an unused noun ( פּנה pâneh , paw-neh' ; from 6437); the face (as the part that turns); used in a great variety of applications (literally and figuratively); also (with prepositional prefix) as a preposition (before, etc.)

KJV Usage: + accept, a (be-) fore (-time), against, anger, X as (long as), at, + battle, + because (of), + beseech, countenance, edge, + employ, endure, + enquire, face, favour, fear of, for, forefront (-part), form (-er time, -ward), from, front, heaviness, X him (-self), + honourable, + impudent, + in, it, look [-eth] (-s), X me, + meet, X more than, mouth, of, off, (of) old (time), X on, open, + out of, over against, the partial, person, + please, presence, prospect, was purposed, by reason, of, + regard, right forth, + serve, X shewbread, sight, state, straight, + street, X thee, X them (-selves), through (+ -out), till, time (-s) past, (un-) to (-ward), + upon, upside (+ down), with (-in, + stand), X ye, X you.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions


1. face
a. face, faces
b. presence, person
c. face (of seraphim or cherubim)
d. face (of animals)
e. face, surface (of ground)
f. as adv of loc/temp
1. before and behind, toward, in front of, forward, formerly, from beforetime, before
g. with prep
1. in front of, before, to the front of, in the presence of, in the face of, at the face or front of, from the presence of, from before, from before the face of
Origin: from H6437
TWOT: 1782a
Parts of Speech: Noun Masculine

View how H6440 פּנים is used in the Bible

First 30 of 1886 occurrences of H6440 פּנים

Genesis 1:2 was upon the face
Genesis 1:2 the face
Genesis 1:20 in the open
Genesis 1:29 which is upon the face
Genesis 2:6 the whole face
Genesis 3:8 from the presence
Genesis 4:5 and his countenance
Genesis 4:6 and why is thy countenance
Genesis 4:14 from the face
Genesis 4:14 thy face
Genesis 4:16 from the presence
Genesis 6:1 the face
Genesis 6:7 from the face
Genesis 6:11 before
Genesis 6:13 through them;
Genesis 6:13 before me;
Genesis 7:1 before me
Genesis 7:3 on the face
Genesis 7:4 the face
Genesis 7:7 because of
Genesis 7:18 upon the face
Genesis 7:23 which was upon the face
Genesis 8:8 from off the face
Genesis 8:9 were on the face
Genesis 8:13 and, behold, the face
Genesis 9:23 and their faces
Genesis 10:9 before
Genesis 10:9 before
Genesis 11:4 upon the face
Genesis 11:8 upon the face

Distinct usage

818 before
64 from before
52 because
28 my face
24 from
23 the face
22 and before
21 thy face
21 his face
16 upon the face
15 from the presence
15 of
14 it before
13 upon
12 them before
11 that is before
11 for
9 from the face
9 face
9 that was before
9 their faces
9 at the presence
8 in the presence
8 by reason
8 his face,
7 toward
7 which is before
7 thy face,
7 it before
6 in the open

Corresponding Greek Words

panim G3788 ophthalmos
panim G4286 pro thesis
panim G4295 pro keimai
panim G4376 pros phora
panim G4383 prosopon
panim G5222 hup antesis
panim nasa G5288 hupo stello
lepanim G4383 prosopon
lephanim G1715 em prosthen *
lephanim G4383 prosopon *
lephanim G4386 proteros *
milliphnim G2082 esoteros *
millphanim G4383 prosopon *
mipanim G4383 prosopon *
paneh G746 arche *
paneh G991 blepo *
paneh G1799 enopios *