H7235 רבה - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

A primitive root; to increase (in whatever respect)

KJV Usage: [bring in] abundance (X -antly), + archer [by mistake for H7232], be in authority, bring up, X continue, enlarge, excel, exceeding (-ly), be full of, (be, make) great (-er, -ly), X -ness), grow up, heap, increase, be long, (be, give, have, make, use) many (a time), (any, be, give, give the, have) more (in number), (ask, be, be so, gather, over, take, yield) much (greater, more), (make to) multiply, nourish, plenty (-eous), X process [of time], sore, store, thoroughly, very.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions


1. be or become great, be or become many, be or become much, be or become numerous
a. (Qal)
1. to become many, become numerous, multiply (of people, animals, things)
2. to be or grow great
b. (Piel) to make large, enlarge, increase, become many
c. (Hiphil)
1. to make much, make many, have many 1c
d. to multiply, increase 1c
e. to make much to do, do much in respect of, transgress greatly 1c
f. to increase greatly or exceedingly
1. to make great, enlarge, do much
2. (Qal) to shoot
Origin: a primitive root
TWOT: 2103,2104
Parts of Speech: Verb

View how H7235 רבה is used in the Bible

First 30 of 211 occurrences of H7235 רבה

Genesis 1:22 and multiply,
Genesis 1:22 multiply
Genesis 1:28 and multiply,
Genesis 3:16 I will greatly
Genesis 3:16 multiply
Genesis 7:17 increased,
Genesis 7:18 and were increased
Genesis 8:17 and multiply
Genesis 9:1 and multiply,
Genesis 9:7 and multiply;
Genesis 9:7 and multiply
Genesis 15:1 great
Genesis 16:10 to her, I will multiply
Genesis 16:10 exceedingly,
Genesis 17:2 between me and thee, and will multiply
Genesis 17:20 and will multiply
Genesis 21:20 and became an archer.
Genesis 22:17 thee, and in multiplying
Genesis 22:17 I will multiply
Genesis 26:4 And I will make
Genesis 26:4 to multiply
Genesis 26:24 thee, and multiply
Genesis 28:3 and multiply
Genesis 34:12 Ask
Genesis 35:11 and multiply;
Genesis 38:12 And in process
Genesis 41:49 much,
Genesis 43:34 so much as
Genesis 47:27 and multiplied
Genesis 48:4 and multiply

Distinct usage

9 much
8 many
7 and multiply
4 and multiply,
4 multiply
4 and multiplied
4 and I will multiply
3 great
3 much,
2 increased,
2 and multiply;
2 thee, and multiply
2 thou shalt increase
2 hath multiplied
2 increase
2 multiply,
2 and many
2 more
2 hath made me great.
2 are multiplied,
2 and much
2 Thou hast multiplied
1 I will greatly
1 and were increased
1 to her, I will multiply
1 exceedingly,
1 between me and thee, and will multiply
1 and will multiply
1 and became an archer.
1 thee, and in multiplying

Corresponding Greek Words

ravah G837 auxano
ravah G3112 makran
ravah G3117 makros
ravah G3170 megaluno
ravah G3173 megas
ravah G3173 megas
ravah hi,qal,pi G4129 plethuno
ravah hi. G461 an orthoo
ravah hi. G1937 epithumeo
ravah hi. G2744 kauchaomai
ravah hi. G4160 poieo
ravah hi. G4369 pros tithemi
ravah hi. G5312 hupsoo
ravah pi. G3656 homileo
ravah qal,hi G4121 pleonazo
ravah qal,pi,hi G3182 methusko
rabim G3793 ochlos *