H7225 - Strong's Master Concordance
Strong's Exhaustive Concordance [Enhanced]
Derivation: from the same as
Strong's: the first, in place, time, order or rank (specifically, a firstfruit)
KJV: beginning, chief(-est), first(-fruits, part, time), principal thing.
Lexicon of Extended Strongs for Greek and Hebrew
1) first, beginning, best, chief
1d) choice part
Gesenius' Hebrew and Chaldee Lexicon to the Old Testament ScripturesGesenius: רֵאשִׁית (H7225 in 15 WLC links below)
f. once רֵשִׁית Deu 11:12 (denom. from רֹאשׁ, Ch. רֵאשׁ head, chief, with the added syllable ־ִית, see Gr. § 76, No. 4).-
(3) the first of its kind-(a) with regard to time, first fruits, Gen 49:3, רֵאשִׁית אֹונִי “first fruits of my strength,” i.e. first born. רֵאשִׁית דַּרְכֹּו first fruits of things created by him, Pro 8:22 [this is rather to be compared with ἡ ἀρχὴ τῆς κτίσεως τοῦ Θεοῦ, Rev 3:14, i.e. Christ, head of creation, not spoken of as a creature], compare Job 40:19 Deu 33:21, וַיַּרְא רֵאשִׁית לֹו “he chose the first part for himself,” as if the first fruits of the holy land. Very often used of the first fruits offered in the temple, Lev 2:12 Lev 23:10 Deu 18:4 Deu 26:10 .-(b) with regard to dignity, the first, chief, Amo 6:1, .
Strong's Hebrew and Greek Dictionariesראשׁית
From the same as H7218; the first, in place, time, order or rank (specifically a firstfruit): - beginning, chief (-est), first (-fruits, part, time), principal thing.
LXX related word(s)
G536 ap arche
[H469, H715, H849, H1860, H2032, H2046, H7611, H8445, H8670]
Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions, Thayer's Greek Definitions and Strong's Hebrew and Greek Dictionaries Combined
- first, beginning, best, chief
- choice part
Origin: from the same as H7218
TWOT entry: 2097e
Part(s) of speech: Noun Feminine
Strong's Definition: From the same as H7218; the first, in place, time, order or rank (specifically a firstfruit): - beginning, chief (-est), first (-fruits, part, time), principal thing.
Total KJV Occurrences: 50in the beginning (5)
Gen 1:1; Jer 26:1; Jer 27:1; Jer 28:1; Jer 49:34
and the beginning (2)
Gen 10:10; Gen 49:3
the first (3)
Exo 23:19; Exo 34:26; Eze 44:30
of the firstfruits (2)
Lev 2:12; Lev 23:10
of the first (3)
Num 15:20; Num 15:21; Deu 26:2
the firstfruits (4)
Num 18:12; 2Ch 31:5; Neh 10:37; Eze 48:14
was the first (1)
upon it from the beginning (1)
the firstfruit (1)
and the first (2)
Deu 18:4; Eze 44:30
for he is the beginning (1)
the first part (1)
with the chiefest (1)
the chief (4)
1Sa 15:21; Psa 78:51; Psa 105:36; Jer 49:35
for the firstfruits (1)
though thy beginning (1)
he is the chief (1)
more than his beginning (1)
is the beginning (2)
Psa 111:10; Pro 1:7
and with the firstfruits (1)
is the principal thing (1)
me in the beginning (1)
the beginning (1)
than the beginning (1)
from the beginning (1)
and the firstfruits (2)
Jer 2:3; Eze 20:40
and the chief (1)
at her first time (1)
themselves with the chief (1)
she is the beginning (1)
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