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Lexicon :: Strong's H3738 - karah

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כָּרָה
Transliteration
karah
Pronunciation
kä·rä' (Key)
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Part of Speech
verb
Root Word (Etymology)
A primitive root
Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 1033,1034,103

Strong’s Definitions

כָּרָה kârâh, kaw-raw'; a primitive root; properly, to dig; figuratively, to plot; generally, to bore or open:—dig, × make (a banquet), open.


KJV Translation Count — Total: 16x

The KJV translates Strong's H3738 in the following manner: dig (12x), make (2x), pierce (1x), open (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 16x
The KJV translates Strong's H3738 in the following manner: dig (12x), make (2x), pierce (1x), open (1x).
  1. to dig, excavate, dig through

    1. (Qal) to dig

    2. (Niphal) to be dug

  2. (Qal) to give a banquet or feast

  3. (Qal) to get by trade, trade, buy

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
כָּרָה kârâh, kaw-raw'; a primitive root; properly, to dig; figuratively, to plot; generally, to bore or open:—dig, × make (a banquet), open.

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H3738 matches the Hebrew כָּרָה (karah),
which occurs 15 times in 15 verses in the Hebrew concordance of the NASB

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 26:25 - So he built an altar there and called upon the name of the LORD, and pitched his tent there; and there Isaac’s servants dug H3738 a well.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 50:5 - ‘My father made me swear, saying, “Behold, I am about to die; in my grave which I dug H3738 for myself in the land of Canaan, there you shall bury me.” Now therefore, please let me go up and bury my father; then I will return.’”
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 21:33 - “If a man opens a pit, or [fn]digs H3738 a pit and does not cover it over, and an ox or a donkey falls into it,
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 21:18 - “The well, which the leaders sank,
Which the nobles of the people dug, H3738
With the scepter and with their staffs.”
And from the wilderness they continued to Mattanah,
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 6:23 - So he prepared H3738 a great feast for them; and when they had eaten and drunk he sent them away, and they went to their master. And the marauding bands of Arameans did not come again into the land of Israel.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 16:14 - They buried him in his own tomb which he had cut H3738 out for himself in the city of David, and they laid him in the resting place which he had filled with spices of various kinds blended by the perfumers’ art; and they made a very great fire for him.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 7:15 - He has dug H3738 a pit and hollowed it out,
And has fallen into the hole which he made.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 40:6 - [fn]Sacrifice and meal offering You have not desired;
My ears You have [fn]opened; H3738
Burnt offering and sin offering You have not required.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 57:6 - They have [fn]prepared a net for my steps;
My soul is bowed down;
They dug H3738 a pit before me;
They themselves have fallen into the midst of it. Selah.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 94:13 - That You may grant him relief from the days of adversity,
Until a pit is dug H3738 for the wicked.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 119:85 - The arrogant have dug H3738 pits for me,
Men who are not [fn]in accord with Your law.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 16:27 - A worthless man digs H3738 up evil,
While [fn]his words are like scorching fire.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 26:27 - He who digs H3738 a pit will fall into it,
And he who rolls a stone, it will come back on him.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 18:20 - Should good be repaid with evil?
For they have dug H3738 a pit for [fn]me.
Remember how I stood before You
To speak good on their behalf,
So as to turn away Your wrath from them.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 18:22 - May an outcry be heard from their houses,
When You suddenly bring raiders upon them;
For they have dug H3738 a pit to capture me
And hidden snares for my feet.
 
 
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