H6556 פּרץ - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

From H6555; a break (literally or figuratively)

KJV Usage: breach, breaking forth (in), X forth, gap.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions



1. breach, gap, bursting forth
a. bursting forth, outburst
b. breach
c. broken wall
d. outburst (fig. of God's wrath)
Origin: from H6555
TWOT: 1826a
Parts of Speech: Noun Masculine

1) breach, gap, bursting forth
1a) bursting forth, outburst
1b) breach
1c) broken wall
1d) outburst (fig. of God's wrath)

View how H6556 פּרץ is used in the Bible

19 occurrences of H6556 פּרץ

Genesis 38:29 this breach
Judges 21:15 a breach
2 Samuel 5:20 me, as the breach
2 Samuel 6:8 had broken forth in anger
1 Kings 11:27 the breaches
1 Chronicles 13:11 had broken forth
1 Chronicles 14:11 like the breaking forth
Nehemiah 6:1 and that there was no breach
Job 16:14 me with breach
Job 16:14 breach,
Job 30:14 breaking
Psalms 106:23 him in the breach,
Psalms 144:14 that there be no breaking in,
Isaiah 30:13 shall be to you as a breach
Isaiah 58:12 of the breach,
Ezekiel 13:5 into the gaps,
Ezekiel 22:30 in the gap
Amos 4:3 at the breaches,
Amos 9:11 its breaches;

Distinct usage

1 this breach
1 had broken forth in anger
1 the breaches
1 had broken forth
1 like the breaking forth
1 and that there was no breach
1 me with breach
1 breach,
1 breaking
1 into the gaps,
1 at the breaches,
1 that there be no breaking in,
1 shall be to you as a breach
1 of the breach,
1 a breach
1 me, as the breach
1 in the gap
1 its breaches;
1 him in the breach,

Corresponding Greek Words

perets G4098 pipto
perets G4430 ptoma
perets G5418 phragmos

Related words


H1188 בּעל פּרצים ba‛al pe râtsı̂ym
בּעל פּרצים
ba‛al pe râtsı̂ym
bah'-al per-aw-tseem'
From H1167 and the plural of H6556; possessor of breaches; Baal peratsim, a place in Palestine

KJV Usage: Baal-perazim.

H6557 פּרץ perets
The same as H6556; Perets, the name of two Israelites

KJV Usage: Perez, Pharez.

H6559 פּרצים pe râtsı̂ym
pe râtsı̂ym
Plural of H6556; breaks; Peratsim, a mountain in Palestine

KJV Usage: Perazim.

H6560 פּרץ עזּא perets ‛ûzzâ'
פּרץ עזּא
perets ‛ûzzâ'
peh'-rets ooz-zaw'
From H6556 and H5798; break of Uzza; Perets-Uzza, a place in Palestine

KJV Usage: Perez-uzza.

H7428 רמּן פּרץ rimmôn perets
רמּן פּרץ
rimmôn perets
rim-mone' peh'-rets
From H7416 and H6556; pomegranate of the breach; Rimmon Perets, a place in the Desert

KJV Usage: Rimmon-parez.

H6555 פּרץ pârats

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.

H4664 מפרץ miphrâts
From H6555; a break (in the shore), that is, a haven

KJV Usage: breach.

H6530 פּריץ pe rı̂yts
pe rı̂yts
From H6555; violent, that is, a tyrant

KJV Usage: destroyer, ravenous, robber.