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Lexicon :: Strong's H2764 - cherem


khā'·rem (Key)
Part of Speech
masculine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 744a,745a

KJV Translation Count — Total: 38x
The KJV translates Strongs H2764 in the following manner: net (9x), accursed thing (9x), accursed (4x), curse (4x), cursed thing (3x), devoted (3x), destruction (2x), devoted thing (2x), dedicated thing (1x), destroyed (1x).
Outline of Biblical Usage [?]
  1. a thing devoted, thing dedicated, ban, devotion

  2. a net, thing perforated

  3. have been utterly destroyed, (appointed to) utter destruction

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
חֵרֶם chêrem, khay'-rem; or (Zechariah 14:11) חֶרֶם cherem; from H2763; physical (as shutting in) a net (either literally or figuratively); usually a doomed object; abstractly extermination:—(ac-) curse(-d, -d thing), dedicated thing, things which should have been utterly destroyed, (appointed to) utter destruction, devoted (thing), net.
Gesenius' Hebrew-Chaldee Lexicon


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Concordance Results Using KJV

Strong's Number H2764 matches the Hebrew חֵרֶם (cherem),
which occurs 38 times in 31 verses in the Hebrew concordance of the KJV

Tools specific to Lev 27:21

Lev 27:21

But the field, when it goeth out in the jubile, shall be holy unto the LORD, as a field devoted; H2764 the possession thereof shall be the priest's.

Tools specific to Lev 27:28

Lev 27:28

Notwithstanding no devoted thing, H2764 that a man shall devote unto the LORD of all that he hath, both of man and beast, and of the field of his possession, shall be sold or redeemed: every devoted thing H2764 is most holy unto the LORD.

Tools specific to Lev 27:29

Lev 27:29

None devoted, H2764 which shall be devoted of men, shall be redeemed; but shall surely be put to death.

Tools specific to Num 18:14

Num 18:14

Every thing devoted H2764 in Israel shall be thine.

Tools specific to Deu 7:26

Deu 7:26

Neither shalt thou bring an abomination into thine house, lest thou be a cursed thing H2764 like it: but thou shalt utterly detest it, and thou shalt utterly abhor it; for it is a cursed thing. H2764

Tools specific to Deu 13:17

Deu 13:17

And there shall cleave nought of the cursed thing H2764 to thine hand: that the LORD may turn from the fierceness of his anger, and shew thee mercy, and have compassion upon thee, and multiply thee, as he hath sworn unto thy fathers;

Tools specific to Jos 6:17

Jos 6:17

And the city shall be accursed, H2764 even it, and all that are therein, to the LORD: only Rahab the harlot shall live, she and all that are with her in the house, because she hid the messengers that we sent.

Tools specific to Jos 6:18

Jos 6:18

And ye, in any wise keep yourselves from the accursed thing, H2764 lest ye make yourselves accursed, when ye take of the accursed thing, H2764 and make the camp of Israel a curse, H2764 and trouble it.

Tools specific to Jos 7:1

Jos 7:1

But the children of Israel committed a trespass in the accursed thing: H2764 for Achan, the son of Carmi, the son of Zabdi, the son of Zerah, of the tribe of Judah, took of the accursed thing: H2764 and the anger of the LORD was kindled against the children of Israel.

Tools specific to Jos 7:11

Jos 7:11

Israel hath sinned, and they have also transgressed my covenant which I commanded them: for they have even taken of the accursed thing, H2764 and have also stolen, and dissembled also, and they have put it even among their own stuff.

Tools specific to Jos 7:12

Jos 7:12

Therefore the children of Israel could not stand before their enemies, but turned their backs before their enemies, because they were accursed: H2764 neither will I be with you any more, except ye destroy the accursed H2764 from among you.

Tools specific to Jos 7:13

Jos 7:13

Up, sanctify the people, and say, Sanctify yourselves against to morrow: for thus saith the LORD God of Israel, There is an accursed thing H2764 in the midst of thee, O Israel: thou canst not stand before thine enemies, until ye take away the accursed thing H2764 from among you.

Tools specific to Jos 7:15

Jos 7:15

And it shall be, that he that is taken with the accursed thing H2764 shall be burnt with fire, he and all that he hath: because he hath transgressed the covenant of the LORD, and because he hath wrought folly in Israel.

Tools specific to Jos 22:20

Jos 22:20

Did not Achan the son of Zerah commit a trespass in the accursed thing, H2764 and wrath fell on all the congregation of Israel? and that man perished not alone in his iniquity.

Tools specific to 1Sa 15:21

1Sa 15:21

But the people took of the spoil, sheep and oxen, the chief of the things which should have been utterly destroyed, H2764 to sacrifice unto the LORD thy God in Gilgal.

Tools specific to 1Ki 20:42

1Ki 20:42

And he said unto him, Thus saith the LORD, Because thou hast let go out of thy hand a man whom I appointed to utter destruction, H2764 therefore thy life shall go for his life, and thy people for his people.

Tools specific to 1Ch 2:7

1Ch 2:7

And the sons of Carmi; Achar, the troubler of Israel, who transgressed in the thing accursed. H2764

Tools specific to Ecc 7:26

Ecc 7:26

And I find more bitter than death the woman, whose heart is snares and nets, H2764 and her hands as bands: whoso pleaseth God shall escape from her; but the sinner shall be taken by her.

Tools specific to Isa 34:5

Isa 34:5

For my sword shall be bathed in heaven: behold, it shall come down upon Idumea, and upon the people of my curse, H2764 to judgment.

Tools specific to Isa 43:28

Isa 43:28

Therefore I have profaned the princes of the sanctuary, and have given Jacob to the curse, H2764 and Israel to reproaches.

Tools specific to Eze 26:5

Eze 26:5

It shall be a place for the spreading of nets H2764 in the midst of the sea: for I have spoken it, saith the Lord GOD: and it shall become a spoil to the nations.

Tools specific to Eze 26:14

Eze 26:14

And I will make thee like the top of a rock: thou shalt be a place to spread nets H2764 upon; thou shalt be built no more: for I the LORD have spoken it, saith the Lord GOD.

Tools specific to Eze 32:3

Eze 32:3

Thus saith the Lord GOD; I will therefore spread out my net over thee with a company of many people; and they shall bring thee up in my net. H2764

Tools specific to Eze 44:29

Eze 44:29

They shall eat the meat offering, and the sin offering, and the trespass offering; and every dedicated thing H2764 in Israel shall be theirs.

Tools specific to Eze 47:10

Eze 47:10

And it shall come to pass, that the fishers shall stand upon it from Engedi even unto Eneglaim; they shall be a place to spread forth nets; H2764 their fish shall be according to their kinds, as the fish of the great sea, exceeding many.

Tools specific to Mic 7:2

Mic 7:2

The good man is perished out of the earth: and there is none upright among men: they all lie in wait for blood; they hunt every man his brother with a net. H2764

Tools specific to Hab 1:15

Hab 1:15

They take up all of them with the angle, they catch them in their net, H2764 and gather them in their drag: therefore they rejoice and are glad.

Tools specific to Hab 1:16

Hab 1:16

Therefore they sacrifice unto their net, H2764 and burn incense unto their drag; because by them their portion is fat, and their meat plenteous.

Tools specific to Hab 1:17

Hab 1:17

Shall they therefore empty their net, H2764 and not spare continually to slay the nations?

Tools specific to Zec 14:11

Zec 14:11

And men shall dwell in it, and there shall be no more utter destruction; H2764 but Jerusalem shall be safely inhabited.

Tools specific to Mal 4:6

Mal 4:6

And he shall turn the heart of the fathers to the children, and the heart of the children to their fathers, lest I come and smite the earth with a curse. H2764
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