H2233 זרע - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

From H2232; seed; figuratively fruit, plant, sowing time, posterity

KJV Usage: X carnally, child, fruitful, seed (-time), sowing-time.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions



1. seed, sowing, offspring
a. a sowing
b. seed
c. semen virile
d. offspring, descendants, posterity, children
e. of moral quality
1. a practitioner of righteousness (fig.)
f. sowing time (by meton)
Origin: from H2232
TWOT: 582a
Parts of Speech: Noun Masculine

1) seed, sowing, offspring
1a) a sowing
1b) seed
1c) semen virile
1d) offspring, descendants, posterity, children
1e) of moral quality
1e1) a practitioner of righteousness (fig.)
1f) sowing time (by meton)

View how H2233 זרע is used in the Bible

First 30 of 229 occurrences of H2233 זרע

Genesis 1:11 seed,
Genesis 1:11 seed
Genesis 1:12 seed
Genesis 1:12 whose seed
Genesis 1:29 seed,
Genesis 1:29 seed;
Genesis 3:15 and between thy seed
Genesis 3:15 and her seed;
Genesis 4:25 seed
Genesis 7:3 seed
Genesis 8:22 seedtime
Genesis 9:9 with you, and with your seed
Genesis 12:7 To thy seed
Genesis 13:15 and to thy seed
Genesis 13:16 thy seed
Genesis 13:16 then shall thy seed
Genesis 15:3 seed:
Genesis 15:5 shall thy seed
Genesis 15:13 that thy seed
Genesis 15:18 To thy seed
Genesis 16:10 thy seed
Genesis 17:7 between me and thee and thy seed
Genesis 17:7 to thee, and to thy seed
Genesis 17:8 to thee, and to thy seed
Genesis 17:9 therefore, thou, and thy seed
Genesis 17:10 between me and you and thy seed
Genesis 17:12 who is not of thy seed.
Genesis 17:19 and with his seed
Genesis 19:32 seed
Genesis 19:34 seed

Distinct usage

16 seed
11 thy seed
9 seed,
9 the seed
7 of the seed
6 To thy seed
6 and thy seed
5 of thy seed,
4 of his seed
4 his seed
4 and his seed
4 their seed
4 all the seed
4 to thee, and to thy seed
4 a seed
3 to the seed
3 thy seed,
3 And their seed
2 whose seed
2 seed;
2 and to thy seed
2 seed:
2 shall thy seed
2 And in thy seed
2 and all his seed
2 carnally
2 seed.
2 and to his seed
2 but the seed
2 and the seed
2 your seed
2 any of his seed
2 O ye seed
1 seedtime
1 then shall thy seed
1 therefore, thou, and thy seed
1 between me and you and thy seed
1 because he is thy seed.
1 and let thy seed
1 and to thy seed;
1 shall be your own, for seed
1 me also thy seed.
1 than he, and his seed
1 upon the seed,
1 on which is the seed
1 with seed
1 and of him whose seed
1 let any of thy seed
1 he may be of thy seed
1 to the sowing time:
1 whether of the seed
1 with her carnally,
1 of seed,
1 of thy seed
1 and upon thy seed
1 his seed,
1 a son,
1 thee seed
1 of your seed,
1 be between me and thee, and between my seed

Corresponding Greek Words

zera G1074 genea
zera G1078 genesis
zera G1085 genos
zera G1484 ethnos
zera G2593 karpo phoros
zera G2961 kurieuo
zera G4690 sperma
zera G4703 sporos
zera G5207 huios

Related words


H2234 זרע ze ra‛
ze ra‛
(Chaldee); corresponding to H2233; posterity

KJV Usage: seed.

H2232 זרע zâra‛

A primitive root; to sow; figuratively to disseminate, plant, fructify

KJV Usage: bear, conceive seed, set with, sow (-er), yield.

H2220 זרעה זרועה זרע זרוע ze rôa‛ ze rôa‛ ze rô‛âh ze rô‛âh
זרעה זרועה זרע זרוע
ze rôa‛ ze rôa‛ ze rô‛âh ze rô‛âh
zer-o'-ah (1,2), zer-o-aw' (3,4)
From H2232; the arm (as stretched out), or (of animals) the foreleg; figuratively force

KJV Usage: arm, + help, mighty, power, shoulder, strength.

H2221 זרוּע zêrûa‛
From H2232; something sown, that is, a plant

KJV Usage: sowing, thing that is sown.

H2235 זרען זרע zêrôa‛ zêrâ‛ôn
זרען זרע
zêrôa‛ zêrâ‛ôn
zay-ro'-ah, zay-raw-ohn'
From H2232; something sown (only in the plural), that is, a vegetable (as food)

KJV Usage: pulse.

H3157 יזרעאל yizre ‛ê'l
yizre ‛ê'l
From H2232 and H410; God will sow; Jizreel, the name of two places in Palestine and of two Israelites

KJV Usage: Jezreel.

H4218 מזרע mizrâ‛
From H2232; a planted field

KJV Usage: thing sown.