H6680 צוה - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

A primitive root; (intensively) to constitute, enjoin

KJV Usage: appoint, (for-) bid. (give a) charge, (give a, give in, send with) command (-er, ment), send a messenger, put, (set) in order.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions


1. to command, charge, give orders, lay charge, give charge to, order
a. (Piel)
1. to lay charge upon
2. to give charge to, give command to
3. to give charge unto
4. to give charge over, appoint
5. to give charge, command
6. to charge, command
7. to charge, commission
8. to command, appoint, ordain (of divine act)
b. (Pual) to be commanded
Origin: a primitive root
TWOT: 1887
Parts of Speech: Verb

View how H6680 צוה is used in the Bible

First 30 of 475 occurrences of H6680 צוה

Genesis 2:16 commanded
Genesis 3:11 of which I commanded thee
Genesis 3:17 I commanded thee,
Genesis 6:22 commanded
Genesis 7:5 commanded
Genesis 7:9 had commanded
Genesis 7:16 had commanded
Genesis 12:20 commanded
Genesis 18:19 he will command
Genesis 21:4 had commanded
Genesis 26:11 charged
Genesis 27:8 I command
Genesis 28:1 him, and charged
Genesis 28:6 him he gave him a charge,
Genesis 32:4 And he commanded
Genesis 32:17 And he commanded
Genesis 32:19 he commanded
Genesis 42:25 commanded
Genesis 44:1 And he commanded
Genesis 45:19 Now thou art commanded,
Genesis 47:11 had commanded.
Genesis 49:29 And he charged
Genesis 49:33 of commanding
Genesis 50:2 commanded
Genesis 50:12 to him according as he commanded
Genesis 50:16 And they sent a messenger
Genesis 50:16 commanded
Exodus 1:22 charged
Exodus 4:28 which he had commanded
Exodus 5:6 commanded

Distinct usage

139 commanded
25 which I command
21 had commanded
16 hath commanded
12 command
12 which I commanded
11 commanded,
11 which he commanded
8 commanded.
7 charged
5 And he commanded
5 had commanded.
5 shall command
4 hath commanded,
4 And command
4 which I have commanded
4 according to all that I have commanded
3 I command
3 And he charged
3 all that I command
3 as I commanded
3 And I commanded
3 therefore I command
3 And charged
3 charge
3 had charged
2 And thou shalt command
2 all that I have commanded
2 had commanded,
2 that he commanded

Corresponding Greek Words

tsavah pi. see G1303 dia tithemi
tsavah pi. G649 apo stello
tsavah pi. G1325 didomi
tsavah pi. G1627 ek phero
tsavah pi. G1760 enthumeomai
tsavah pi. G2525 kath istemi
tsavah pi. G2729 kat ischuo
tsavah pi. G2980 laleo
tsavah pi. G4367 pros tasso
tsavah pi. G4921 sun istemi
tsavah pi. G5021 tasso
tsavah pi. G5087 tithemi
tsavah pi.,pu.see G1781 st. en tello
tsavah pi.,pu. G2004 epi tasso
tsavah pi.,pu. G4929 sun tasso