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King James Bible Dictionary

 

Hebrew - English Dictionary

H518 - or

Strong's No.:H518

Hebrew:אִם

Transliteration:ʼim

Phonetic:eem

Word Origin:A primitive particle

Bible Usage:({and} {can-} {doubtless} {if} that) ({not}) + {but} {either} + {except} + more (-over {if} {than}) {neither} {nevertheless} {nor} oh {that} {or} + save ({only} {-ing}) {seeing} {since} {sith} + surely (no {more} {none} {not}) {though} + of a {truth} + {unless} + {verily} {when} {whereas} {whether} {while} + yet.

Strongs
Definition:

used very widely as {demonstrative} lo !; {interrogitive} whether ?; or {conditional} if: although; also Oh {that !} when; hence as a {negative} not


Brown Driver
Biggs Definition:

1. if

a. conditional clauses

1. of possible situations

2. of impossible situations

b. oath contexts

1. no, not

c. if...if, whether...or, whether...or...or

d. when, whenever

e. since

f. interrogative particle

g. but rather


Bible References:
or

Translation
Occurrences:
about ( 1 )
and ( 3 )
but ( 2 )
can ( 4 )
cannot ( 1 )
doth ( 1 )
Doubtless ( 1 )
Either ( 1 )
else ( 2 )
even ( 1 )
except ( 6 )
For ( 1 )
I ( 1 )
if ( 589 )
neither ( 4 )
no ( 4 )
nor ( 9 )
not ( 26 )
or ( 57 )
pleasure ( 1 )
Seeing ( 1 )
should ( 1 )
since ( 1 )
sith ( 1 )
Surely ( 34 )
that ( 13 )
though ( 35 )
truth ( 1 )
turn ( 1 )
unless ( 1 )
up ( 1 )
Verily ( 2 )
when ( 20 )
Whereas ( 1 )
whether ( 30 )
while ( 1 )

 

Definitions are taken from Strong's Exhaustive Concordance
by James Strong (S.T.D.) (LL.D.) 1890.