H7225 ראשׁית - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

From the same as H7218; the first, in place, time, order or rank (specifically a firstfruit)

KJV Usage: beginning, chief (-est), first (-fruits, part, time), principal thing.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions


1. first, beginning, best, chief
a. beginning
b. first
c. chief
d. choice part
Origin: from the same as H7218
TWOT: 2097e
Parts of Speech: Noun Feminine

1) first, beginning, best, chief
1a) beginning
1b) first
1c) chief
1d) choice part

View how H7225 ראשׁית is used in the Bible

First 30 of 49 occurrences of H7225 ראשׁית

Genesis 1:1 In the beginning
Genesis 10:10 And the beginning
Genesis 49:3 and the beginning
Exodus 23:19 The first
Exodus 34:26 The first
Leviticus 2:12 of the firstfruits,
Leviticus 23:10 of the firstfruits
Numbers 15:20 of the first
Numbers 15:21 Of the first
Numbers 18:12 the firstfruits
Numbers 24:20 was the first
Deuteronomy 11:12 upon it, from the beginning
Deuteronomy 18:4 The firstfruit
Deuteronomy 18:4 and the first
Deuteronomy 21:17 for he is the beginning
Deuteronomy 26:2 of the first
Deuteronomy 26:10 the firstfruits
Deuteronomy 33:21 the first part
1 Samuel 2:29 with the chiefest
1 Samuel 15:21 the chief
2 Chronicles 31:5 the firstfruits
Nehemiah 10:37 the firstfruits
Nehemiah 12:44 for the firstfruits,
Job 8:7 Though thy beginning
Job 40:19 He is the chief
Job 42:12 more than his beginning:
Psalms 78:51 the chief
Psalms 105:36 the chief
Psalms 111:10 is the beginning
Proverbs 1:7 is the beginning

Distinct usage

5 In the beginning
5 the firstfruits
4 the chief
3 The first
3 of the first
2 And the beginning
2 and the first
2 is the beginning
1 of the firstfruits,
1 of the firstfruits
1 upon it, from the beginning
1 The firstfruit
1 for he is the beginning
1 the first part
1 with the chiefest
1 for the firstfruits,
1 Though thy beginning
1 He is the chief
1 more than his beginning:
1 and with the firstfruits
1 is the principal thing;
1 me in the beginning
1 The beginning
1 than its beginning:
1 from the beginning,
1 and the firstfruits
1 and the firstfruits
1 and the chief
1 at her first time:
1 chief
1 themselves with the chief
1 she is the beginning
1 was the first

Corresponding Greek Words

reshit G536 ap arche

Related words

H7225 ראשׁית

H7218 ראשׁ rô'sh

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.

H4761 מראשׁה mar'âshâh
Denominative from H7218; properly headship, that is, (plural for collective) dominion

KJV Usage: principality.

H7217 ראשׁ rê'sh
(Chaldee); corresponding to H7218; the head; figuratively the sum

KJV Usage: chief, head, sum.

H7219 רושׁ ראשׁ rô'sh rôsh
רושׁ ראשׁ
rô'sh rôsh
roshe, roshe
Apparently the same as H7218; a poisonous plant, probably the poppy (from its conspicuous head); generally poison (even of serpents)

KJV Usage: gall, hemlock, posion, venom.

H7220 ראשׁ rô'sh
Probably the same as H7218; Rosh, the name of an Israelite and of a foreign nation

KJV Usage: Rosh.

H7221 ראשׁה ri'shâh
From the same as H7218; a beginning

KJV Usage: beginning.

H7222 ראשׁה rô'shâh
Feminine of H7218; the head

KJV Usage: head [-stone].

H7226 ראשׁת ra'ăshôth
From H7218; a pillow (being for the head)

KJV Usage: bolster.