H2617 חסד - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

From H2616; kindness; by implication (towards God) piety; rarely (by opprobrium) reproof, or (subjectively) beauty

KJV Usage: favour, good deed (-liness, -ness), kindly, (loving-) kindness, merciful (kindness), mercy, pity, reproach, wicked thing.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions



1. goodness, kindness, faithfulness
2. a reproach, shame
Origin: from H2616
TWOT: 698a,699a
Parts of Speech: Noun Masculine

View how H2617 חסד is used in the Bible

First 30 of 246 occurrences of H2617 חסד

Genesis 19:19 thy mercy,
Genesis 20:13 to her, This is thy mercy
Genesis 21:23 but according to the mercy
Genesis 24:12 mercy
Genesis 24:14 mercy
Genesis 24:27 of his mercy
Genesis 24:49 mercifully
Genesis 32:10 of all the mercies,
Genesis 39:21 him mercy,
Genesis 40:14 mercy
Genesis 47:29 mercifully
Exodus 15:13 Thou in thy mercy
Exodus 20:6 mercy
Exodus 34:6 in mercy
Exodus 34:7 mercy
Leviticus 20:17 it is a shameful thing;
Numbers 14:18 mercy,
Numbers 14:19 of thy mercy,
Deuteronomy 5:10 mercy
Deuteronomy 7:9 and mercy
Deuteronomy 7:12 and the mercy
Joshua 2:12 you mercy,
Joshua 2:12 mercy
Joshua 2:14 mercifully
Judges 1:24 thee mercy.
Judges 8:35 they mercy
Ruth 1:8 mercifully
Ruth 2:20 his mercy
Ruth 3:10 more mercy
1 Samuel 15:6 mercy

Distinct usage

37 mercy
34 for his mercy
11 mercy,
7 and mercy
5 For thy mercy
5 his mercy
5 thy mercy
5 mercifully
4 for his mercy,
3 Thy mercy,
3 because his mercy
3 that his mercy
3 in mercy
2 the mercies
2 Is his mercy
2 My mercy
2 of thy mercy:
2 mercies
2 but my mercy
2 the mercy
2 of thy mercy,
2 according to thy mercy:
2 and his mercies,
2 and mercy,
2 of thy mercy
2 of his mercies.
2 me for thy mercies'
1 of his mercy
1 of all the mercies,
1 Thou in thy mercy
1 and the mercy
1 thee mercy.
1 are merciful
1 or for mercy.
1 in thy mercy;
1 and through the mercy
1 are mercy
1 in his mercy;
1 Let thy mercy,
1 of my mercy.
1 nor his mercy
1 and my mercy
1 of mercy
1 for thy mercy,
1 VAU. Let thy mercies
1 according to thy mercy,
1 there is mercy,
1 mercy.
1 in his mercy.
1 but mercy
1 by mercy.
1 and merciful
1 mercy;
1 their own mercy.
1 and the mercy
1 The merciful
1 And in mercy
1 is thy mercy
1 in the mercy
1 of the mercies

Corresponding Greek Words

chesed G1342 dikaios
chesed G1343 dikaiosune
chesed G1391 doxa
chesed G1654 eleemosune
chesed G1655 eleemon
chesed G1656 eleos
chesed G1680 elpis
chesed G2222 zoe
chesed G3681 oneidos
chesed G3741 hosios
chesed G5485 charis

Related words


H1136 בּן־חסד ben - chesed
ben - chesed
From H1121 and H2617; son of kindness; Ben Chesed, an Israelite

KJV Usage: the son of Hesed.

H2618 חסד chesed
The same as H2617; favor; Chesed, an Israelite

KJV Usage: Hesed.

H2619 חסדיה chăsadyâh
From H2617 and H3050; Jah has favored; Chasadjah, an Israelite

KJV Usage: Hasadiah.

H3142 יוּשׁב חסד yûshab chesed
יוּשׁב חסד
yûshab chesed
yoo-shab' kheh'-sed
From H7725 and H2617; kindness will be returned; Jushab-Chesed, an Israelites

KJV Usage: Jushab-heshed.

G964 Βηθεσδά
Of Chaldee origin (compare [H1004] and [H2617]); house of kindness; Bethesda, a pool in Jerusalem

KJV Usage: Bethesda.

H2616 חסד châsad

A primitive root; properly perhaps to bow (the neck only (compare H2603) in courtesy to an equal), that is, to be kind; also (by euphemism (compare H1288), but rarely) to reprove

KJV Usage: shew self merciful, put to shame.

H2623 חסיד châsı̂yd
From H2616; properly kind, that is, (religiously) pious (a saint)

KJV Usage: godly (man), good, holy (one), merciful, saint, [un-] godly.