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The 400 Most Frequently Occuring Hebrew Words

Number 1

The most frequently used word in the Tanach is:

I have placed a * between the letters so as not to actually spell out this word.

This is THE NAME of God

When reading this NAME, you can say "HaShem"

or "Adonai"

or in many English translations THE NAME is "LORD" written with ALL CAPITAL LETTERS.

This word appears over 6,800 times in the Hebrew text.

The following verse is the first time this word is written in the Tanach.

Genesis 2:4 These are the generations of the heaven and of the earth when they were created, in the day that the LORD God made Earth and Heaven.

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