H6555 פּרץ - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

A primitive root; to break out (in many applications, direct and indirect, literally and figuratively)

KJV Usage: X abroad, (make a) breach, break (away, down, -er, forth, in, up), burst out come (spread) abroad, compel, disperse, grow, increase, open, press, scatter, urge.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions


1. to break through or down or over, burst, breach
a. (Qal)
1. to break or burst out (from womb or enclosure)
2. to break through or down, make a breach in
3. to break into
4. to break open
5. to break up, break in pieces
6. to break out (violently) upon
7. to break over (limits), increase
8. to use violence
9. to burst open 1a
2. to spread, distribute
a. (Niphal) to be broken through
b. (Pual) to be broken down
c. (Hithpael) to break away
Origin: a primitive root
TWOT: 1826
Parts of Speech: Verb

View how H6555 פּרץ is used in the Bible

First 30 of 48 occurrences of H6555 פּרץ

Genesis 28:14 and thou shalt spread abroad
Genesis 30:30 came, and it is now increased
Genesis 30:43 increased
Genesis 38:29 How hast thou broken forth?
Exodus 1:12 and grew.
Exodus 19:22 break forth
Exodus 19:24 lest he break forth
1 Samuel 3:1 there was no frequent
1 Samuel 25:10 that break away
1 Samuel 28:23 compelled
2 Samuel 5:20 hath broken forth
2 Samuel 6:8 had broken forth in anger
2 Samuel 13:25 to thee. And he pressed
2 Samuel 13:27 pressed
2 Kings 5:23 And he urged
2 Kings 14:13 and broke down
1 Chronicles 4:38 increased
1 Chronicles 13:2 abroad
1 Chronicles 13:11 had broken forth
1 Chronicles 14:11 hath broken in
1 Chronicles 15:13 broke forth
2 Chronicles 11:23 and distributed
2 Chronicles 20:37 hath broken
2 Chronicles 24:7 woman, had broken up
2 Chronicles 25:23 and broke down
2 Chronicles 26:6 and broke down
2 Chronicles 31:5 came abroad,
2 Chronicles 32:5 that was broken,
Nehemiah 1:3 also is broken down,
Nehemiah 2:13 which were broken down,

Distinct usage

3 and broke down
2 increased
1 and thou shalt spread abroad
1 came, and it is now increased
1 How hast thou broken forth?
1 and grew.
1 break forth
1 lest he break forth
1 there was no frequent
1 that break away
1 compelled
1 hath broken forth
1 had broken forth in anger
1 to thee. And he pressed
1 pressed
1 And he urged
1 abroad
1 had broken forth
1 hath broken in
1 broke forth
1 and distributed
1 hath broken
1 woman, had broken up
1 came abroad,
1 that was broken,
1 also is broken down,
1 which were broken down,
1 he would even break down
1 and that the breaches
1 is increased
1 He breaketh
1 breaketh out
1 thou hast scattered
1 Why hast thou then broke down
1 Thou hast broken down
1 broke in
1 shall burst out
1 that is broken down,
1 to break down,
1 into it; and whoever breaketh
1 and break down
1 For thou shalt break forth
1 they break out,
1 and shall not increase:
1 The breaker
1 them: they have broken up,

Corresponding Greek Words

parats G622 ap ollumi
parats G837 auxano
parats G971 biazo
parats G1600 ek petannumi
parats G2137 eu odoo
parats G2352 thrauo
parats G2480 ischuo
parats G2598 kata ballo
parats G2679 kata skapto
parats G2720 kat euthuno
parats G4115 platuno
parats G4129 plethuno
parats G4147 plouteo
parats be' G3849 para biazomai
parats hithp. G402 ana choreo
parats ni. see G1291 st. dia stello
parats qal.,pu. G2507 kath aireo