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Lexicon :: Strong's H2442 - chakah

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חָכָה
Transliteration
chakah
Pronunciation
khä·kä' (Key)
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Part of Speech
verb
Root Word (Etymology)
A primitive root [apparently akin to חָקָה (H2707) through the idea of piercing]
Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 645

Strong’s Definitions

חָכָה châkâh, khaw-kaw'; a primitive root (apparently akin to H2707 through the idea of piercing); properly, to adhere to; hence, to await:—long, tarry, wait.


KJV Translation Count — Total: 14x

The KJV translates Strong's H2442 in the following manner: wait (11x), tarry (2x), long (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 14x
The KJV translates Strong's H2442 in the following manner: wait (11x), tarry (2x), long (1x).
  1. to wait, wait for, await

    1. (Qal) to wait for

    2. (Piel)

      1. to wait, tarry

      2. to wait (in ambush)

      3. to wait for, long for

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
חָכָה châkâh, khaw-kaw'; a primitive root (apparently akin to H2707 through the idea of piercing); properly, to adhere to; hence, to await:—long, tarry, wait.

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H2442 matches the Hebrew חָכָה (chakah),
which occurs 15 times in 13 verses in the Hebrew concordance of the NASB

Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 7:9 - Then they said to one another, “We are not doing right. This day is a day of good news, but we are keeping silent; if we wait H2442 until morning light, punishment will [fn]overtake us. Now therefore come, let us go and tell the king’s household.”
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 9:3 - “Then take the flask of oil and pour it on his head and say, ‘Thus says the LORD, “I have anointed you king over Israel.”’ Then open the door and flee and do not wait.” H2442
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 3:21 - Who [fn]long H2442 for death, but there is none,
And dig for it more than for hidden treasures,
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 32:4 - Now Elihu had waited H2442 [fn]to speak to Job because they were years older than he.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 33:20 - Our soul waits H2442 for the LORD;
He is our help and our shield.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 106:13 - They quickly forgot His works;
They did not wait H2442 for His counsel,
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 8:17 - And I will wait H2442 for the LORD who is hiding His face from the house of Jacob; I will even look eagerly for Him.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 30:18 - Therefore the LORD [fn]longs H2442 to be gracious to you,
And therefore He [fn]waits H2442 on high to have compassion on you.
For the LORD is a God of justice;
How blessed are all those who [fn]long H2442 for Him.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 64:4 - For from days of old they have not heard or perceived by ear,
Nor has the eye seen a God besides You,
Who acts in behalf of the one who waits H2442 for Him.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 12:12 - “How blessed is he who keeps waiting H2442 and attains to the 1,335 days!
Unchecked Copy BoxHos 6:9 - And as raiders wait H2442 for a man,
So a band of priests murder on the way to Shechem;
Surely they have committed [fn]crime.
Unchecked Copy BoxHab 2:3 - “For the vision is yet for the appointed time;
It [fn]hastens toward the goal and it will not [fn]fail.
Though it tarries, wait H2442 for it;
For it will certainly come, it will not delay.
Unchecked Copy BoxZep 3:8 - “Therefore wait H2442 for Me,” declares the LORD,
“For the day when I rise up as a witness.
Indeed, My decision is to gather nations,
To assemble kingdoms,
To pour out on them My indignation,
All My burning anger;
For all the earth will be devoured
By the fire of My zeal.
 
 
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