H3117 יום - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

From an unused root meaning to be hot; a day (as the warm hours), whether literally (from sunrise to sunset, or from one sunset to the next), or figuratively (a space of time defined by an associated term), (often used adverbially)

KJV Usage: age, + always, + chronicles, continually (-ance), daily, ([birth-], each, to) day, (now a, two) days (agone), + elder, X end, + evening, + (for) ever (-lasting, -more), X full, life, as (so) long as (. . . live), (even) now, + old, + outlived, + perpetually, presently, + remaineth, X required, season, X since, space, then, (process of) time, + as at other times, + in trouble, weather, (as) when, (a, the, within a) while (that), X whole (+ age), (full) year (-ly), + younger.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions



1. day, time, year
a. day (as opposed to night)
b. day (24 hour period)
1. as defined by evening and morning in Genesis 1
2. as a division of time 1b
c. a working day, a day's journey
d. days, lifetime (pl.)
e. time, period (general)
f. year
g. temporal references
1. today
2. yesterday
3. tomorrow
Origin: from an unused root meaning to be hot
TWOT: 852
Parts of Speech: Noun Masculine

1) day, time, year
1a) day (as opposed to night)
1b) day (24 hour period)
1b1) as defined by evening and morning in Genesis 1
1b2) as a division of time
1b2a) a working day, a day's journey
1c) days, lifetime (pl.)
1d) time, period (general)
1e) year
1f) temporal references
1f1) today
1f2) yesterday
1f3) tomorrow

View how H3117 יום is used in the Bible

First 30 of 2262 occurrences of H3117 יום

Genesis 1:5 Day,
Genesis 1:5 day.
Genesis 1:8 day.
Genesis 1:13 day.
Genesis 1:14 the day
Genesis 1:14 and for days,
Genesis 1:16 the day,
Genesis 1:18 over the day
Genesis 1:19 day.
Genesis 1:23 day.
Genesis 1:31 day.
Genesis 2:2 day
Genesis 2:2 day
Genesis 2:3 day,
Genesis 2:4 in the day
Genesis 2:17 of it: for in the day
Genesis 3:5 that in the day
Genesis 3:8 of the day:
Genesis 3:14 all the days
Genesis 3:17 the days
Genesis 4:3 of time
Genesis 4:14 this day
Genesis 5:1 In the day
Genesis 5:2 in the day
Genesis 5:4 And the days
Genesis 5:5 And all the days
Genesis 5:8 And all the days
Genesis 5:11 And all the days
Genesis 5:14 And all the days
Genesis 5:17 And all the days

Distinct usage

167 day
97 days
91 in the day
66 Day,
53 days,
44 this day
43 days.
39 in that day
38 to this day.
37 all the days
36 of the chronicles
35 day.
35 in the days
26 the days
26 days:
23 that day
22 And it shall come to pass in that day,
19 days;
19 day:
18 the day
17 this day,
17 In those days
16 in that day,
13 days'
13 to day
13 for the day
12 And all the days
11 for ever.
11 a day
11 this day.
11 until the day
11 to this day,
11 Behold, the days
10 from the day
10 thee this day,
10 thee this day
10 as it is this day.
10 all the day
10 And in that day
9 the same day
9 every day
9 that day:
9 on that day
9 And in the days
8 And the days
8 that day,
8 since the day
8 daily
8 Therefore, behold, the days
7 to day,
7 to day?
7 to the day
7 In his days
6 on the day
6 And the time
6 in those days,
6 all the day.
6 And in the day
5 by day,
5 this day:

Corresponding Greek Words

yom G746 arche
yom G979 bios
yom G1074 genea
yom G2094 etos
yom G2250 hemera
yom G2250 hemera
yom G2520 kath eko
yom G2540 kairos
yom G3568 nun
yom G3598 hodos
yom G5550 chronos
yom beyom G1538 hekastos
yom beyomo G2250 hemera
yom tov G2167 euphrosune
yom yom G2250 hemera
yom (pl.) G2222 zoe
kayyom G4594 semeron *

Related words


H3118 יום yôm
(Chaldee); corresponding to H3117; a day

KJV Usage: day (by day), time.

H3119 יומם yômâm
From H3117; daily

KJV Usage: daily, (by, in the) day (-time).

H3222 ים yêm
From the same as H3117; a warm spring

KJV Usage: mule.

H3223 ימוּאל ye mû'êl
ye mû'êl
From H3117 and H410; day of God; Jemuel, an Israelite

KJV Usage: Jemuel.

H3224 ימימה ye mı̂ymâh
ye mı̂ymâh
Perhaps from the same as H3117; properly warm, that is, affectionate; hence dove (compare H3123); Jemimah, one of Job’s daughters

KJV Usage: Jemimah.