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חֲלוֹם 'chalom' meaning 'dream' Strong's 2472

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Introduction 1.1

This is a thorough Hebrew word study about the meaning of the Hebrew word חֲלוֹם, 'chalom' translated 'dream' strong's 2472, and gives every verse where the Hebrew word 'chalom' appears. To obtain a true understanding of this word these scriptures need to be meditated on and notes made of their meaning in different contexts. This requires putting scriptures together where they seem to have a similar meaning, and then meditating even more. The truth will be revealed by the Holy Spirit, who has been given to guide us into all truth (John 16:13). Wherever this word chalom appears in the Hebrew the translation of it is highlighted with yellow. Every blessing be to those who seek the truth of God's word.

#1.2 Scriptures for חֲלוֹם 'chalom' meaning 'dream' Strong's 2472

Genesis 20:3 But God came to Abimelech in a dream by night, and said to him, Behold, you are but a dead man, for the woman which you have taken; for she is a man's wife.
20:6 And God said to him in a dream, Yes, I know that you did this in the integrity of your heart; for I also withheld you from sinning against me: therefore did not allow you to touch her.
31:10 And it came to pass at the time that the cattle conceived, that I lifted up my eyes, and saw in a dream, and, behold, the rams which leaped upon the cattle were streaked, speckled, and spotted.
31:11 And the angel of God spoke to me in a dream, saying, Jacob: And I said, Here I am.
31:24 And God came to Laban the Syrian in a dream by night, and said to him, Take heed that you speak not to Jacob either good or bad.
37:5 And Joseph dreamed a dream, and he told it his brothers: and they hated him yet the more.
37:6 And he said to them, Hear, I pray you, this dream which I have dreamed:
37:8 And his brethren said to him, Shall you indeed reign over us? Or shall you indeed have dominion over us? And they hated him yet the more for his dreams, and for his words.
37:9 And he dreamed yet another dream, and told it his brothers, and said, Behold, I have dreamed a dream more; and, behold, the sun and the moon and the eleven stars bowed down to me.
Gen 37:10 And he told it to his father, and to his brethren: and his father rebuked him, and said to him, What is this dream that you have dreamed? Shall I and your mother and your brethren indeed come to bow down ourselves to you to the earth?
37:19 And they said one to another, Behold, this master of dreams comes.
37:20 Come now therefore, and let us slay him, and cast him into some pit, and we will say, Some evil beast has devoured him: and we shall see what will become of his dreams.
40:5 And they dreamed a dream both of them, each man his dream in one night, each man according to the interpretation of his dream, the butler and the baker of the king of Egypt, which were bound in the prison.
40:8 And they said to him, We have dreamed a dream, and there is no interpreter of it. And Joseph said to them, Do not interpretations belong to God? Tell me them, I pray you.
40:9 And the chief butler told his dream to Joseph, and said to him, In my dream, behold, a vine was before me;
40:16 When the chief baker saw that the interpretation was good, he said to Joseph, I also was in my dream, and, behold, I had three white baskets on my head:
41:7 And the seven thin ears devoured the seven rank and full ears. And Pharaoh awoke, and, behold, it was a dream.
41:8 And it came to pass in the morning that his spirit was troubled; and he sent and called for all the magicians of Egypt, and all its wise men: and Pharaoh told them his dream; but there was none who could interpret them to Pharaoh.
41:11 And we dreamed a dream in one night, I and he; we dreamed each man according to the interpretation of his dream.
41:12 And there was there with us a young man, an Hebrew, servant to the captain of the guard; and we told him, and he interpreted to us our dreams; to each man according to his dream he did interpret.
41:15 And Pharaoh said to Joseph, I have dreamed a dream, and there is none who can interpret it: and I have heard say of you, that you can understand a dream to interpret it.
41:17 And Pharaoh said to Joseph, In my dream, behold, I stood upon the bank of the river:
41:22 And I saw in my dream, and, behold, seven ears came up in one stalk, full and good:
41:25 And Joseph said to Pharaoh, The dream of Pharaoh is one: God has shown Pharaoh what he is about to do.
41:26 The seven good cows are seven years; and the seven good ears are seven years: the dream is one.
41:32 And for that the dream was doubled to Pharaoh twice; it is because the thing is established by God, and God will shortly bring it to pass.
42:9 And Joseph remembered the dreams which he dreamed of them, and said to them, You are spies; you have come to see the nakedness of the land.

Numbers 12:6 And he said, Hear now my words: If there is a prophet among you, I Yahweh will make myself known to him in a vision, and will speak to him in a dream.

Deuteronomy 13:1 If there arises a prophet among you, or a dreamer of dreams, and gives you a sign or a wonder,
13:3 You shall not listen to the words of that prophet, or that dreamer of dreams: for Yahweh your God proves you, to know whether you love Yahweh your God with all your heart and with all your soul.

Judges 7:13 And when Gideon had come, behold, there was a man who told a dream to his fellow, and said, Behold, I dreamed a dream, and, lo, a cake of barley bread tumbled into the host of Midian, and came to a tent, and struck it that it fell, and overturned it, that the tent lay along.
7:15 And it was, when Gideon heard the telling of the dream, and its interpretation, that he worshipped, and returned into the host of Israel, and said, Arise; for Yahweh has delivered the host of Midian into your hand.

1 Samuel 28:6 And when Saul enquired of Yahweh, Yahweh did not answer him, neither by dreams, nor by Urim, nor by prophets.
28:15 And Samuel said to Saul, Why have you disquieted me, to bring me up? And Saul answered, I am very distressed; for the Philistines make war against me, and God is departed from me, and answers me no more, neither by prophets, nor by dreams: therefore I have called you, that you may make known to me what I shall do.

1 Kings 3:5 In Gibeon Yahweh appeared to Solomon in a dream by night: and God said, Ask what I shall give you.
3:15 And Solomon awoke; and, behold, it was a dream. And he came to Jerusalem, and stood before the ark of the covenant of Yahweh, and offered up burnt offerings, and offered peace offerings, and made a feast to all his servants.

Job 7:14 Then you scare me with dreams, and terrify me through visions:
20:8 He shall fly away as a dream, and shall not be found: yes, he shall be chased away as a vision of the night.
33:15 In a dream, in a vision of the night, when deep sleep falls upon men, in slumberings upon the bed;

Psalm 73:20 As a dream when one awakes; so, O Lord, when you awake, you shall despise their image.

Ecclesiastes 5:3 For a dream comes through the multitude of business; and a fool's voice is known by his many words.
5:7 For in the multitude of dreams and many words there are also various vanities: but you fear God.

Isaiah 29:7 And the multitude of all the nations that fight against Ariel, even all that fight against her and her munition, and that distress her, shall be as a dream of a night vision.

Jeremiah 23:27 Who think to cause my people to forget my name by their dreams which they tell every man to his neighbour, as their fathers have forgotten my name for Baal.
23:28 The prophet who has a dream, let him tell a dream; and he who has my word, let him speak my word truly. What is the chaff to the wheat? Says Yahweh.
23:32 Behold, I am against those who prophesy false dreams, says Yahweh, and tell them, and cause my people to err by their lies, and by their lightness; yet I did not send them, nor commanded them: therefore they shall not profit this people at all, says Yahweh.
27:9 Therefore do not listen you to your prophets, nor to your diviners, nor to your dreams, nor to your enchanters, nor to your sorcerers, who speak to you, saying, You shall not serve the king of Babylon:
29:8 For thus says Yahweh of hosts, the God of Israel; Do not let your prophets and your diviners, who are in the midst of you, deceive you, nor listen to your dreams which you cause to be dreamed.

Daniel 1:17 As for these four children, God gave them knowledge and skill in all learning and wisdom: and Daniel had understanding in all visions and dreams.
2:1 And in the second year of the reign of Nebuchadnezzar, Nebuchadnezzar dreamt dreams, by which his spirit was troubled, and his sleep left him.
2:2 Then the king commanded to call the magicians, and the astrologers, and the sorcerers, and the Chaldeans, to tell to the king his dreams. So they came and stood before the king.
2:3 And the king said to them, I have dreamed a dream, and my spirit was troubled to know the dream.

Joel 2:28 And it shall come to pass afterward, that I will pour out my spirit upon all flesh; and your sons and your daughters shall prophesy, your old men shall dream dreams, your young men shall see visions:

Zechariah 10:2 For the idols have spoken vanity, and the diviners have seen a lie, and have told false dreams; they comfort in vain: therefore they went their way as a flock, they were troubled, because there was no shepherd.

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