H7291 רדף - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

A primitive root; to run after (usually with hostile intent; figuratively (of time) gone by)

KJV Usage: chase, put to flight, follow (after, on), hunt, (be under) persecute (-ion, -or), pursue (-r).

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions


1. to be behind, follow after, pursue, persecute, run after
a. (Qal)
1. to pursue, put to flight, chase, dog, attend closely upon
2. to persecute, harass (fig)
3. to follow after, aim to secure (fig)
4. to run after (a bribe) (fig)
b. (Niphal)
1. to be pursued
2. one pursued (participle)
c. (Piel) to pursue ardently, aim eagerly to secure, pursue
d. (Pual) to be pursued, be chased away
e. (Hiphil) to pursue, chase
Origin: a primitive root
TWOT: 2124
Parts of Speech: Verb

View how H7291 רדף is used in the Bible

First 30 of 135 occurrences of H7291 רדף

Genesis 14:14
Genesis 14:15
Genesis 31:23
Genesis 35:5
Genesis 44:4
Exodus 14:4
Exodus 14:8
Exodus 14:9
Exodus 14:23
Exodus 15:9
Leviticus 26:7
Leviticus 26:8
Leviticus 26:17
Leviticus 26:36
Leviticus 26:37
Deuteronomy 1:44
Deuteronomy 11:4
Deuteronomy 16:20
Deuteronomy 19:6
Deuteronomy 28:22
Deuteronomy 28:45
Deuteronomy 30:7
Deuteronomy 32:30
Joshua 2:5
Joshua 2:7
Joshua 2:16
Joshua 2:22
Joshua 7:5
Joshua 8:16
Joshua 8:17

Corresponding Greek Words

radaph G480 anti deimai
radaph G1559 ek dioko
radaph G2597 kata baino
radaph G2608 kat agnumi
radaph G2701 kata trecho
radaph pi. G1375 diogmos
radaph pi. G2042 erethizo
radaph qal,ni,pi G1377 dioko
radaph qal.,pi. G2614 kata dioko