Greek/Hebrew Definitions

Strong's #5971: `am (pronounced am)

from 6004; a people (as a congregated unit); specifically, a tribe (as those of Israel); hence (collectively) troops or attendants; figuratively, a flock:--folk, men, nation, people.

Brown-Driver-Briggs Hebrew Lexicon:


1) nation, people

1a) people, nation

1b) persons, members of one' s people, compatriots, country-men

2) kinsman, kindred

Part of Speech: noun masculine

Relation: from H6004

Same Word by TWOT Number: 1640a, 1640e


This word is used 1868 times:

Genesis 11:6: "And the LORD said, Behold, the people is one, and they have all one language;"
Genesis 14:16: "and the women also, and the people."
Genesis 17:14: "that soul shall be cut off from his people; he hath broken my covenant."
Genesis 17:16: "her, and she shall be a mother of nations; kings of people shall be of"
Genesis 19:4: "the house round, both old and young, all the people from every quarter:"
Genesis 23:7: "And Abraham stood up, and bowed himself to the people of the land, even to the children of Heth."
Genesis 23:11: "is therein, I give it thee; in the presence of the sons of my people give I it thee: bury thy dead."
Genesis 23:12: "And Abraham bowed down himself before the people of the land."
Genesis 23:13: "unto Ephron in the audience of the people of the land, saying, But if"
Genesis 25:8: "and full of years; and was gathered to his people."
Genesis 25:17: "and died; and was gathered unto his people."
Genesis 26:10: "is this thou hast done unto us? one of the people might lightly have lain with thy wife,"
Genesis 26:11: "charged all his people, saying, He that toucheth this man"
Genesis 27:29: " Let people serve thee, and nations bow down to thee: be lord over thy brethren, and let thy mother's"
Genesis 28:3: "and multiply thee, that thou mayest be a multitude of people;"
Genesis 32:7: "was greatly afraid and distressed: and he divided the people that was with him, and the flocks,"
Genesis 33:15: "leave with thee some of the folk that are with me. And he said, What"
Genesis 34:16: "with you, and we will become one people."
Genesis 34:22: "with us, to be one people, if every male among us be circumcised, as"
Genesis 35:6: "is, Bethel, he and all the people that were with"
Genesis 35:29: "and died, and was gathered unto his people, being old and full of days: and his sons"
Genesis 41:40: "and according unto thy word shall all my people be ruled: only in the throne will I be greater"
Genesis 41:55: "the land of Egypt was famished, the people cried to Pharaoh for bread:"
Genesis 42:6: "and he it was that sold to all the people of the land: and Joseph's brethren came,"
Genesis 47:21: " And as for the people, he removed them to cities from one end of the borders of Egypt even to"
Genesis 47:23: "Then Joseph said unto the people, Behold, I have bought you this day and your land"
Genesis 48:4: "and multiply thee, and I will make of thee a multitude of people; and will give this land"
Genesis 48:19: "it: he also shall become a people, and he also shall be great: but truly"
Genesis 49:10: "his feet, until Shiloh come; and unto him shall the gathering of the people"
Genesis 49:16: "Dan shall judge his people, as one of the tribes of Israel."
Genesis 49:29: "them, I am to be gathered unto my people: bury me with my fathers in"
Genesis 49:33: "and yielded up the ghost, and was gathered unto his people."
Genesis 50:20: "bring to pass, as it is this day, to save much people alive."
Exodus 1:9: "And he said unto his people, Behold, the people of the children of Israel are more"
Exodus 1:9: "unto his people, Behold, the people of the children of Israel are more and mightier"
Exodus 1:20: "Therefore God dealt well with the midwives: and the people multiplied, and waxed very mighty."
Exodus 1:22: "And Pharaoh charged all his people, saying, Every son that is born"
Exodus 3:7: "I have surely seen the affliction of my people which are in Egypt, and have heard"
Exodus 3:10: "Pharaoh, that thou mayest bring forth my people the children of Israel out of Egypt."
Exodus 3:12: "have sent thee: When thou hast brought forth the people out of Egypt, ye shall serve"
Exodus 3:21: "And I will give this people favor in the sight of the Egyptians: and it shall come to pass,"
Exodus 4:16: "And he shall be thy spokesman unto the people: and he shall be, even he shall be to thee instead of a mouth,"
Exodus 4:21: "his heart, that he shall not let the people go."
Exodus 4:30: "and did the signs in the sight of the people."
Exodus 4:31: " And the people believed: and when they heard that the LORD had visited the children"
Exodus 5:1: "the LORD God of Israel, Let my people go, that they may hold a feast unto me in the wilderness."
Exodus 5:4: "and Aaron, let the people from their works? get you unto your burdens."
Exodus 5:5: "And Pharaoh said, Behold, the people of the land now are many, and ye make them rest"
Exodus 5:6: "day the taskmasters of the people, and their officers, saying,"
Exodus 5:7: "Ye shall no more give the people straw to make brick, as heretofore:"

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