H2896 טוב - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

From H2895; good (as an adjective) in the widest sense; used likewise as a noun, both in the masculine and the feminine, the singular and the plural (good, a good or good thing, a good man or woman; the good, goods or good things, good men or women), also as an adverb (well)

KJV Usage: beautiful, best, better, bountiful, cheerful, at ease, X fair (word), (be in) favour, fine, glad, good (deed, -lier, liest, -ly, -ness, -s), graciously, joyful, kindly, kindness, liketh (best), loving, merry, X most, pleasant, + pleaseth, pleasure, precious, prosperity, ready, sweet, wealth, welfare, (be) well ([-favoured]).

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions


1. good, pleasant, agreeable
a. pleasant, agreeable (to the senses)
b. pleasant (to the higher nature)
c. good, excellent (of its kind)
d. good, rich, valuable in estimation
e. good, appropriate, becoming
f. better (comparative)
g. glad, happy, prosperous (of man's sensuous nature)
h. good understanding (of man's intellectual nature)
i. good, kind, benign
j. good, right (ethical) n m
2. a good thing, benefit, welfare
a. welfare, prosperity, happiness
b. good things (collective)
c. good, benefit
d. moral good n f
3. welfare, benefit, good things
a. welfare, prosperity, happiness
b. good things (collective)
c. bounty
Origin: from H2895
TWOT: 793a
Parts of Speech:

View how H2896 טוב is used in the Bible

First 30 of 557 occurrences of H2896 טוב

Genesis 1:4 it was good:
Genesis 1:10 that it was good.
Genesis 1:12 that it was good.
Genesis 1:18 that it was good.
Genesis 1:21 that it was good.
Genesis 1:25 that it was good.
Genesis 1:31 good.
Genesis 2:9 and good
Genesis 2:9 of good
Genesis 2:12 is good:
Genesis 2:17 of good
Genesis 2:18 It is not good
Genesis 3:5 good
Genesis 3:6 was good
Genesis 3:22 good
Genesis 6:2 were fair;
Genesis 15:15 in a good
Genesis 16:6 to her as it pleaseth thee.
Genesis 18:7 and good,
Genesis 19:8 ye to them as is good
Genesis 20:15 where it is good
Genesis 24:16 fair
Genesis 24:50 good.
Genesis 25:8 in a good
Genesis 26:7 because she was fair
Genesis 26:29 good,
Genesis 27:9 good
Genesis 29:19 It is better
Genesis 30:20 me with a good
Genesis 31:24 either good

Distinct usage

44 good
17 is better
15 better
11 good.
11 the good
10 It is better
8 good,
7 in a good
7 is good
7 a good
6 is good:
6 It is good
5 that it was good.
5 for he is good:
5 that which is good
4 of good
4 It is not good
4 for good,
4 that good
4 with good
4 and a good
4 good;
4 and good
3 and good,
3 for all the goodness
3 well
3 good:
3 well;
3 between good
3 is good;
3 for good:
3 the good,
2 either good
2 for good?
2 is not good.
2 for the good
2 from off the good
2 him good.
2 for good.
2 is not good
2 there is nothing better
2 beautiful
2 them the good
2 declare good
2 no good
2 every good
2 all the good
2 the best
2 and the precious
2 kindly
2 this goodness
2 that which was good
2 If it shall please
2 for good
2 for it is good
2 no good:
2 for their good.
2 fairer
2 saying, For he is good;
2 the welfare

Corresponding Greek Words

tov G2908 & G2909 kreisson
tov G19 agathosune
tov G39 hagios
tov G227 alethes
tov G228 alethinos
tov G701 arestos
tov G791 asteios
tov G957 beltion
tov G1343 dikaiosune
tov G1588 ek lektos
tov G4096 piotes
tov G5485 charis
tov G5543 chrestos
tov G5544 chrestotes
tov G5611 horaios
tov lev G2234 hedeos
tov,tovah G18 agathos
tovah G19 agathosune *
tovah subst & adj G2570 kalos *

Related words


H2869 טב ṭâb
(Chaldee); from H2868; the same as H2896; good

KJV Usage: fine, good.

H2897 טוב ṭôb
The same as H2896; good; Tob, a region apparently East of the Jordan

KJV Usage: Tob.

H2899 טוב אדניּהוּ ṭôb 'ădônı̂yâhû
טוב אדניּהוּ
ṭôb 'ădônı̂yâhû
tobe ado-nee-yah'-hoo
From H2896 and H138; pleasing (to) Adonijah; Tob-Adonijah, an Israelite

KJV Usage: Tob-adonijah.

H2900 טוביּהוּ טוביּה ṭôbı̂yâh ṭôbı̂yâhû
טוביּהוּ טוביּה
ṭôbı̂yâh ṭôbı̂yâhû
to-bee-yaw', to-bee-yaw'-hoo
From H2896 and H3050; goodness of Jehovah; Tobijah, the name of three Israelites and of one Samaritan

KJV Usage: Tobiah, Tobijah.

H2895 טוב ṭôb

A primitive root, to be (transitively do or make) good (or well) in the widest sense

KJV Usage: be (do) better, cheer, be (do, seem) good, (make), goodly, X please, (be, do, go, play) well.

H2870 טבאל ṭâb'êl
From H2895 and H410; pleasing (to) God; Tabeel, the name of a Syrian and of a Persian

KJV Usage: Tabeal, Tabeel.

H2886 טברמּון ṭabrimmôn
From H2895 and H7417; pleasing (to) Rimmon; Tabrimmon, a Syrian

KJV Usage: Tabrimmon.

H2898 טוּב ṭûb
From H2895; good (as a noun), in the widest sense, especially goodness (superlatively concrete, the best), beauty, gladness, welfare

KJV Usage: fair, gladness, good (-ness, thing, -s), joy, go well with.