G5463 χαίρω - Strong's Greek Lexicon Number

LSJ Gloss:
to rejoice, be glad, be delighted
I rejoice, am glad
I rejoice, am glad; also a salutation: Hail.
to be "cheer"ful, i.e. calmly happy or well-off; impersonally, especially as salutation (on meeting or parting), be well
Derivation: a primary verb;

KJV Usage: farewell, be glad, God speed, greeting, hall, joy(- fully), rejoice.

to rejoice
[in LXX for שָׂמַח (Gen.45:16, al.), גִּיל (Pro.2:14, al.), etc.; inf., as greeting (see infr.),
Refs Isa.48:22 57:21
Refs 1Ma.10:18, 2Ma.1:1
and freq. in these books ;]
__1. to rejoice, be glad:
Refs Mrk.14:11, Luk.15:5, 32 19:6, 37 22:5 23:8, Jhn.8:56 20:20, Act.5:41 8:39 11:23 13:48, 2Co.6:10 7:7 13:9, Php.2:17, 28
Refs Col.2:5, 1Th.5:16, 1Pe.4:13, 3Jn.3
; χ. καὶ ἀγαλλιᾶσθαι, Mat.5:12; κ. σκιρτᾶν, Luk.6:23; opp. to κλαίειν,
Refs Rom.12:15, 1Co.7:30
; to κλαίειν κ. θρηνεῖν Jhn.16:20; to λύπην ἔχειν, Jhn.16:22; with cogn. accusative, χ. χαρὰν μεγάλην, Mat.2:10; χαρᾷ χ. (B1., § 38, 3; Dalman, Words, 34 f.), Jhn.3:29; ἡ χαρὰ ᾗ χαίρομεν, 1Th.3:9; with prep. (Bl., 38, 2), ἐπί, with dative (simple dative in cl.),
Refs Mat.18:13, Luk.1:14 13:17, Act.15:31, Rom.16:19, 1Co.13:6 16:17, 2Co.7:13, Rev.11:10
; διά,
Refs Jhn.3:29 11:15, 1Th.3:9
; ἐν, Php.1:18; ἀπό, 2Co.2:3; with accusative (Dem.), Php.2:18; before ὅτι,
Refs Jhn.14:28, 2Co.7:9 7:16, 2Jn.4
; ἐν τούτῳ ὅτι, Luk.10:20; with dative, Rom.12:1; ἐν κυρίῳ, Php.4:10
__2. In salutations, imperat., χαῖρε, χαίρετε,
__(a) at meeting, hail:
Refs Mat.26:49 27:29, Mrk.15:18, Luk.1:28, Jhn.19:3
; pl., Mat.28:9; so χχαίρειν λέγω, to give greeting, II Jn 11; in letters, χαίρειν (sc. λέγει; 81, 1), greeting:
Refs Act.15:23 23:26 Jas.1:1
__(b) at parting, farewell: 2Co.13:11;
__(with) on other occasions, be of good cheer: ἐν κυρίῳ,
Refs Php.3:1 4:4
(cf. συν-χαίρω).†
1) to rejoice, be glad
2) to rejoice exceedingly
3) to be well, thrive
4) in salutations, hail!
5) at the beginning of letters: to give one greeting, salute

A primary verb; to be full of “cheer” , that is, calmly happy or well off; impersonal especially as a salutation (on meeting or parting), be well

KJV Usage: farewell, be glad, God speed, greeting, hail, joy (-fully), rejoice.

View how G5463 χαίρω is used in the Bible

First 30 of 77 occurrences of G5463 χαίρω

Matthew 2:10 they rejoiced
Matthew 5:12 Rejoice,
Matthew 18:13 he rejoiceth
Matthew 26:49 Hail,
Matthew 27:29 Hail,
Matthew 28:9 All hail.
Mark 14:11 it, they were glad,
Mark 15:18 Hail,
Luke 1:14 shall rejoice
Luke 1:28 Hail,
Luke 6:23 Rejoice ye
Luke 10:20 rejoice
Luke 10:20 rejoice,
Luke 13:17 rejoiced
Luke 15:5 rejoicing.
Luke 15:32 be glad:
Luke 19:6 joyfully.
Luke 19:37 to rejoice
Luke 22:5 they were glad,
Luke 23:8 glad:
John 3:29 rejoiceth
John 4:36 may rejoice
John 8:56 was glad.
John 11:15 I am glad
John 14:28 ye would rejoice,
John 16:20 shall rejoice:
John 16:22 shall rejoice,
John 19:3 Hail,
John 20:20 were
John 20:20 glad,

Distinct usage

6 rejoice
5 Hail,
3 rejoice,
3 I rejoiced
2 they rejoiced
2 shall rejoice
2 rejoiced
2 rejoicing.
2 rejoiceth
2 I am glad
2 rejoicing
2 I rejoice,
1 he rejoiceth
1 All hail.
1 Rejoice ye
1 be glad:
1 joyfully.
1 they were glad,
1 may rejoice
1 was glad.
1 ye would rejoice,
1 shall rejoice:
1 shall rejoice,
1 were
1 glad,
1 was glad,
1 send greeting
1 sendeth greeting.
1 them that rejoice,
1 men. I am glad
1 they that rejoice,
1 though they rejoiced
1 to rejoice;
1 rejoicing;
1 we rejoiced
1 I rejoice
1 do
1 joy,
1 ye may rejoice,
1 Rejoice.
1 we rejoice
1 greetings
1 it, they were glad,
1 to rejoice
1 Let us be glad
1 rejoiced,
1 glad:
1 greetings:
1 joying
1 greeting.
1 ye may be glad
1 farewell.
1 I
1 do rejoice,
1 will rejoice.
1 Rejoice,

Corresponding Hebrew Words

chairo H157 ahev
chairo H1523 gil
chairo H3190 yatav beene
chairo H5937 alaz
chairo H7442 ranan
chairo H7797 sis
chairo H7965 shalom
chairo H8055 samach

Related words

G5463 χαίρω

G4796 συγχαίρω
From G4862 and G5463; to sympathize in gladness, congratulate

KJV Usage: rejoice in (with).

G5479 χαρά
From G5463; cheerfulness, that is, calm delight

KJV Usage: gladness, X greatly, (X be exceeding) joy (-ful, -fully, -fulness, -ous).

G5485 χάρις
From G5463; graciousness (as gratifying), of manner or act (abstract or concrete; literal, figurative or spiritual; especially the divine influence upon the heart, and its reflection in the life; including gratitude)

KJV Usage: acceptable, benefit, favour, gift, grace (-ious), joy liberality, pleasure, thank (-s, -worthy).