H3899 לחם - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

From H3898; food (for man or beast), especially bread, or grain (for making it)

KJV Usage: ([shew-]) bread, X eat, food, fruit, loaf, meat, victuals. See also H1036.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions



1. bread, food, grain
a. bread
1. bread
2. bread-corn
b. food (in general)
Origin: from H3898
TWOT: 1105a
Parts of Speech: Noun Masculine

1) bread, food, grain
1a) bread
1a1) bread
1a2) bread-corn
1b) food (in general)

View how H3899 לחם is used in the Bible

First 30 of 297 occurrences of H3899 לחם

Genesis 3:19 bread,
Genesis 14:18 bread
Genesis 18:5 of bread,
Genesis 21:14 bread,
Genesis 25:34 bread
Genesis 27:17 and the bread,
Genesis 28:20 me bread
Genesis 31:54 bread:
Genesis 31:54 bread,
Genesis 37:25 bread:
Genesis 39:6 the bread
Genesis 41:54 there was bread.
Genesis 41:55 for bread:
Genesis 43:25 bread
Genesis 43:31 bread.
Genesis 43:32 bread
Genesis 45:23 and bread
Genesis 47:12 with bread,
Genesis 47:13 And there was no bread
Genesis 47:15 us bread:
Genesis 47:17 them bread
Genesis 47:17 them with bread
Genesis 47:19 for bread,
Genesis 49:20 his bread
Exodus 2:20 bread.
Exodus 16:3 bread
Exodus 16:4 bread
Exodus 16:8 bread
Exodus 16:12 with bread;
Exodus 16:15 to them, This is the bread

Distinct usage

42 bread
16 bread,
13 the bread
11 of bread,
9 bread.
9 of bread
6 and bread
6 food
5 thy bread
4 bread:
4 food.
4 no bread,
4 with bread.
3 them with bread
3 of bread.
3 loaves,
3 bread;
3 them with the bread
3 of bread:
3 his bread
2 them bread
2 and the showbread,
2 it is the food
2 loaves
2 your bread
2 any food
2 him bread,
2 my bread,
2 no bread
2 and the bread
2 him with bread
2 for bread,
2 of my bread,
2 food:
2 her food
2 not the bread
1 and the bread,
1 me bread
1 there was bread.
1 with bread,
1 And there was no bread
1 us bread:
1 thy bread,
1 or of the bread,
1 and of the bread
1 and the bread
1 because it is his food.
1 of his food.
1 with the bread
1 of your bread,
1 you your bread
1 for they are bread
1 of the bread
1 the food
1 by bread
1 with it, even the bread
1 you not with bread
1 upon them; and all the bread
1 This our bread
1 and there is bread

Corresponding Greek Words

lechem G3145 masaomai
lechem see G1163 deon
lechem see G4621 sition
lechem G712 ariston
lechem G740 artos
lechem G979 bios
lechem G1173 deipnon
lechem G1403 doche
lechem G1435 doron
lechem G2222 zoe
lechem G4621 sitos
lechem G5132 trapeza
lechem G5160 trophe

Related words


H1035 בּית לחם bêyth lechem
בּית לחם
bêyth lechem
bayth leh'-khem
From H1004 and H3899; house of bread; Beth-Lechem, a place in Palestine

KJV Usage: Beth-lehem.

H3433 ישׁבי לחם ישׁבי לחם yâshûbı̂y lechem yôshebêy lechem
ישׁבי לחם ישׁבי לחם
yâshûbı̂y lechem yôshebêy lechem
yaw-shoo'-bee, yo-sheh-bay' (leh'-khem)
Shown as the first form; from H7725 and H3899; returner of bread; Jashubi-Lechem, an Israelite; but probably the text should be pointed (as in the second form) and rendered (they were) inhabitants of Lechem, that is, of Bethlehem (by contraction)

KJV Usage: Jashubi-lehem. [Probably the text should be pointed Yoshebey Lechem , yo-sheh-bay leh-khem , and rendered “(they were) inhabitants of Lechem,” That is,of Bethlehem (by contraction).

Compare H3902.]

H3900 לחם le chem
le chem
(Chaldee); corresponding to H3899

KJV Usage: feast.

H3902 לחמי lachmı̂y
From H3899; foodful; Lachmi, an Israelite; or rather probably a brief form (or perhaps an erroneous transcription) for H1022

KJV Usage: Lahmi. See also H3433.

לחמם לחמס o
lachmâs lachmâm
lakh-maws', lakh-mawm'
From H3899; food like; Lachmam or Lachmas, a place in Palestine

KJV Usage: Lahmam.

H3898 לחם lâcham

A primitive root; to feed on; figuratively to consume; by implication to battle (as destruction)

KJV Usage: devour, eat, X ever, fight (-ing), overcome, prevail, (make) war (-ring).

H3894 לחם לחוּם lâchûm lâchûm
לחם לחוּם
lâchûm lâchûm
law-khoom', law-khoom'
Passive participle of H3898; properly eaten, that is, food; also flesh, that is, body

KJV Usage: while . . . is eating, flesh.

H3901 לחם lâchem
From H3898, battle

KJV Usage: war.

H4421 מלחמה milchâmâh
From H3898 (in the sense of fighting); a battle (that is, the engagement); generally war (that is, warfare)

KJV Usage: battle, fight, (-ing), war ([-rior]).

H1036 בּית לעפרה bêyth le ‛aphrâh

בּית לעפרה
bêyth le ‛aphrâh
bayth le-af-raw'
From H1004 and the feminine of H6083 (with preposition interposed); house to (that is, of) dust; Beth-le-Aphrah, a place in Palestine

KJV Usage: house of Aphrah.

G965 Βηθλεέμ
Of Hebrew origin [H1036]; Bethleem (that is, Beth-lechem), a place in Palestine

KJV Usage: Bethlehem.