H7218 ראשׁ - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

From an unused root apparently meaning to shake; the head (as most easily shaken), whether literally or figuratively (in many applications, of place, time, rank, etc.)

KJV Usage: band, beginning, captain, chapiter, chief (-est place, man, things), company, end, X every [man], excellent, first, forefront, ([be-]) head, height, (on) high (-est part, [priest]), X lead, X poor, principal, ruler, sum, top.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions


1. head, top, summit, upper part, chief, total, sum, height, front, beginning
a. head (of man, animals)
b. top, tip (of mountain)
c. height (of stars)
d. chief, head (of man, city, nation, place, family, priest)
e. head, front, beginning
f. chief, choicest, best
g. head, division, company, band
h. sum
Origin: from an unused root apparently meaning to shake
TWOT: 2097
Parts of Speech: Noun Masculine

View how H7218 ראשׁ is used in the Bible

First 30 of 548 occurrences of H7218 ראשׁ

Genesis 2:10
Genesis 3:15
Genesis 8:5
Genesis 11:4
Genesis 28:12
Genesis 28:18
Genesis 40:13
Genesis 40:16
Genesis 40:17
Genesis 40:19
Genesis 40:20
Genesis 47:31
Genesis 48:14
Genesis 48:17
Genesis 48:18
Genesis 49:26
Exodus 6:14
Exodus 6:25
Exodus 12:2
Exodus 12:9
Exodus 17:9
Exodus 17:10
Exodus 18:25
Exodus 19:20
Exodus 24:17
Exodus 26:24
Exodus 28:32
Exodus 29:6
Exodus 29:7
Exodus 29:10

Corresponding Greek Words

rosh G2774 kephalaios
rosh G206 akros
rosh G435 aner
rosh G438 anthos
rosh G706 arithmos
rosh G744 archaios
rosh G746 arche
rosh G747 archegos
rosh G757 archo
rosh G758 archon
rosh G2233 hegeomai
rosh G2372 thumos
rosh G2776 kephale
rosh G2777 kephalis
rosh G3173 megas
rosh G4089 pikros
rosh G4416 prototokos
rosh G5521 chole
rosh chodesh see G3561 meomenia
rosh haavot G3966 patriarches
rosh G3993 penes *
rosh G1157 (see) danistes *