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Lexicon :: Strong's H398 - 'akal

אָכַל
Transliteration
'akal
Pronunciation
ä·kal' (Key)
Part of Speech
verb
Root Word (Etymology)
A primitive root
Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 85

KJV Translation Count — Total: 810x
The KJV translates Strong's H398 in the following manner: eat (604x), devour (111x), consume (32x), miscellaneous (55x).
Outline of Biblical Usage [?]
  1. to eat, devour, burn up, feed

    1. (Qal)

      1. to eat (human subject)

      2. to eat, devour (of beasts and birds)

      3. to devour, consume (of fire)

      4. to devour, slay (of sword)

      5. to devour, consume, destroy (inanimate subjects - ie, pestilence, drought)

      6. to devour (of oppression)

    2. (Niphal)

      1. to be eaten (by men)

      2. to be devoured, consumed (of fire)

      3. to be wasted, destroyed (of flesh)

    3. (Pual)

      1. to cause to eat, feed with

      2. to cause to devour

    4. (Hiphil)

      1. to feed

      2. to cause to eat

    5. (Piel)

      1. consume

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
אָכַל ʼâkal, aw-kal'; a primitive root; to eat (literally or figuratively):—× at all, burn up, consume, devour(-er, up), dine, eat(-er, up), feed (with), food, × freely, × in...wise(-deed, plenty), (lay) meat, × quite.
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Strong's Number H398 matches the Hebrew אָכַל ('akal),
which occurs 810 times in 701 verses in the Hebrew concordance of the KJV
Page 7 / 15 (1Sa 9:19–1Ki 13:19)

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And Samuel answered Saul, and said, I am the seer: go up before me unto the high place; for ye shall eat H398 with me to day, and to morrow I will let thee go, and will tell thee all that is in thine heart.

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And the cook took up the shoulder, and that which was upon it, and set it before Saul. And Samuel said, Behold that which is left! set it before thee, and eat: H398 for unto this time hath it been kept for thee since I said, I have invited the people. So Saul did eat H398 with Samuel that day.

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And the men of Israel were distressed that day: for Saul had adjured the people, saying, Cursed be the man that eateth H398 any food until evening, that I may be avenged on mine enemies. So none of the people tasted any food.

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Then answered one of the people, and said, Thy father straitly charged the people with an oath, saying, Cursed be the man that eateth H398 any food this day. And the people were faint.

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How much more, if haply the people had eaten H398 freely H398 to day of the spoil of their enemies which they found? for had there not been now a much greater slaughter among the Philistines?

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And the people flew upon the spoil, and took sheep, and oxen, and calves, and slew them on the ground: and the people did eat H398 them with the blood.

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Then they told Saul, saying, Behold, the people sin against the LORD, in that they eat H398 with the blood. And he said, Ye have transgressed: roll a great stone unto me this day.

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And Saul said, Disperse yourselves among the people, and say unto them, Bring me hither every man his ox, and every man his sheep, and slay them here, and eat; H398 and sin not against the LORD in eating H398 with the blood. And all the people brought every man his ox with him that night, and slew them there.

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And David said unto Jonathan, Behold, to morrow is the new moon, and I should not fail to sit with the king at meat: H398 but let me go, that I may hide myself in the field unto the third day at even.

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So David hid himself in the field: and when the new moon was come, the king sat him down to eat H398 meat.

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So Jonathan arose from the table in fierce anger, and did eat H398 no meat the second day of the month: for he was grieved for David, because his father had done him shame.

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Then Saul fell straightway all along on the earth, and was sore afraid, because of the words of Samuel: and there was no strength in him; for he had eaten H398 no bread all the day, nor all the night.

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Now therefore, I pray thee, hearken thou also unto the voice of thine handmaid, and let me set a morsel of bread before thee; and eat, H398 that thou mayest have strength, when thou goest on thy way.

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But he refused, and said, I will not eat. H398 But his servants, together with the woman, compelled him; and he hearkened unto their voice. So he arose from the earth, and sat upon the bed.

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And she brought it before Saul, and before his servants; and they did eat. H398 Then they rose up, and went away that night.

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And they found an Egyptian in the field, and brought him to David, and gave him bread, and he did eat; H398 and they made him drink water;

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And they gave him a piece of a cake of figs, and two clusters of raisins: and when he had eaten, H398 his spirit came again to him: for he had eaten H398 no bread, nor drunk any water, three days and three nights.

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And when he had brought him down, behold, they were spread abroad upon all the earth, eating H398 and drinking, and dancing, because of all the great spoil that they had taken out of the land of the Philistines, and out of the land of Judah.

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Then Abner called to Joab, and said, Shall the sword devour H398 for ever? knowest thou not that it will be bitterness in the latter end? how long shall it be then, ere thou bid the people return from following their brethren?

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And David said unto him, Fear not: for I will surely shew thee kindness for Jonathan thy father's sake, and will restore thee all the land of Saul thy father; and thou shalt eat H398 bread at my table continually.

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Thou therefore, and thy sons, and thy servants, shall till the land for him, and thou shalt bring in the fruits, that thy master's son may have food to eat: H398 but Mephibosheth thy master's son shall eat H398 bread alway at my table. Now Ziba had fifteen sons and twenty servants.

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Then said Ziba unto the king, According to all that my lord the king hath commanded his servant, so shall thy servant do. As for Mephibosheth, said the king, he shall eat H398 at my table, as one of the king's sons.

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So Mephibosheth dwelt in Jerusalem: for he did eat H398 continually at the king's table; and was lame on both his feet.

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And Uriah said unto David, The ark, and Israel, and Judah, abide in tents; and my lord Joab, and the servants of my lord, are encamped in the open fields; shall I then go into mine house, to eat H398 and to drink, and to lie with my wife? as thou livest, and as thy soul liveth, I will not do this thing.

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And when David had called him, he did eat H398 and drink before him; and he made him drunk: and at even he went out to lie on his bed with the servants of his lord, but went not down to his house.

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Then David said unto the messenger, Thus shalt thou say unto Joab, Let not this thing displease thee, for the sword devoureth H398 one as well as another: make thy battle more strong against the city, and overthrow it: and encourage thou him.

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But the poor man had nothing, save one little ewe lamb, which he had bought and nourished up: and it grew up together with him, and with his children; it did eat H398 of his own meat, and drank of his own cup, and lay in his bosom, and was unto him as a daughter.

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Then David arose from the earth, and washed, and anointed himself, and changed his apparel, and came into the house of the LORD, and worshipped: then he came to his own house; and when he required, they set bread before him, and he did eat. H398

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Then said his servants unto him, What thing is this that thou hast done? thou didst fast and weep for the child, while it was alive; but when the child was dead, thou didst rise and eat H398 bread.

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And Jonadab said unto him, Lay thee down on thy bed, and make thyself sick: and when thy father cometh to see thee, say unto him, I pray thee, let my sister Tamar come, and give me meat, and dress the meat in my sight, that I may see it, and eat H398 it at her hand.

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And she took a pan, and poured them out before him; but he refused to eat. H398 And Amnon said, Have out all men from me. And they went out every man from him.

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And when she had brought them unto him to eat, H398 he took hold of her, and said unto her, Come lie with me, my sister.

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And the king said unto Ziba, What meanest thou by these? And Ziba said, The asses be for the king's household to ride on; and the bread and summer fruit for the young men to eat; H398 and the wine, that such as be faint in the wilderness may drink.

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And honey, and butter, and sheep, and cheese of kine, for David, and for the people that were with him, to eat: H398 for they said, The people is hungry, and weary, and thirsty, in the wilderness.

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For the battle was there scattered over the face of all the country: and the wood devoured H398 more people that day than the sword devoured. H398

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For all of my father's house were but dead men before my lord the king: yet didst thou set thy servant among them that did eat H398 at thine own table. What right therefore have I yet to cry any more unto the king?

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I am this day fourscore years old: and can I discern between good and evil? can thy servant taste what I eat H398 or what I drink? can I hear any more the voice of singing men and singing women? wherefore then should thy servant be yet a burden unto my lord the king?

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And all the men of Judah answered the men of Israel, Because the king is near of kin to us: wherefore then be ye angry for this matter? have we eaten H398 at all H398 of the king's cost? or hath he given us any gift?

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There went up a smoke out of his nostrils, and fire out of his mouth devoured: H398 coals were kindled by it.

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For he is gone down this day, and hath slain oxen and fat cattle and sheep in abundance, and hath called all the king's sons, and the captains of the host, and Abiathar the priest; and, behold, they eat H398 and drink before him, and say, God save king Adonijah.

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And Adonijah and all the guests that were with him heard it as they had made an end of eating. H398 And when Joab heard the sound of the trumpet, he said, Wherefore is this noise of the city being in an uproar?

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But shew kindness unto the sons of Barzillai the Gileadite, and let them be of those that eat H398 at thy table: for so they came to me when I fled because of Absalom thy brother.

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Judah and Israel were many, as the sand which is by the sea in multitude, eating H398 and drinking, and making merry.

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And the man of God said unto the king, If thou wilt give me half thine house, I will not go in with thee, neither will I eat H398 bread nor drink water in this place:

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For so was it charged me by the word of the LORD, saying, Eat H398 no bread, nor drink water, nor turn again by the same way that thou camest.

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Then he said unto him, Come home with me, and eat H398 bread.

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And he said, I may not return with thee, nor go in with thee: neither will I eat H398 bread nor drink water with thee in this place:

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For it was said to me by the word of the LORD, Thou shalt eat H398 no bread nor drink water there, nor turn again to go by the way that thou camest.

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He said unto him, I am a prophet also as thou art; and an angel spake unto me by the word of the LORD, saying, Bring him back with thee into thine house, that he may eat H398 bread and drink water. But he lied unto him.

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So he went back with him, and did eat H398 bread in his house, and drank water.

Search Results Continued...

1. Gen 2:16–Gen 43:32

2. Gen 45:18–Lev 6:10

3. Lev 6:16–Lev 19:8

4. Lev 19:23–Num 24:8

5. Num 25:2–Deu 16:3

6. Deu 16:7–1Sa 9:13

7. 1Sa 9:19–1Ki 13:19

8. 1Ki 13:22–2Ch 7:13

9. 2Ch 18:26–Psa 69:9

10. Psa 78:24–Isa 3:10

11. Isa 4:1–Jer 5:14

12. Jer 5:17–Eze 12:18

13. Eze 12:19–Hos 7:9

14. Hos 8:13–Zec 12:6

15. Mal 3:11–Mal 3:11

 
 
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