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Lexicon :: Strong's H3557 - kuwl

כּוּל
Transliteration
kuwl
Pronunciation
kül (Key)
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Part of Speech
verb
Root Word (Etymology)
A primitive root
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TWOT Reference: 962

Strong’s Definitions

כּוּל kûwl, kool; a primitive root; properly, to keep in; hence, to measure; figuratively, to maintain (in various senses):—(be able to, can) abide, bear, comprehend, contain, feed, forbearing, guide, hold(-ing in), nourish(-er), be present, make provision, receive, sustain, provide sustenance (victuals).


KJV Translation Count — Total: 37x

The KJV translates Strong's H3557 in the following manner: contain (6x), feed (6x), sustain (4x), abide (3x), nourish (3x), hold (2x), receive (2x), victual (2x), bear (1x), comprehended (1x), miscellaneous (7x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 37x
The KJV translates Strong's H3557 in the following manner: contain (6x), feed (6x), sustain (4x), abide (3x), nourish (3x), hold (2x), receive (2x), victual (2x), bear (1x), comprehended (1x), miscellaneous (7x).
  1. to seize, contain, measure

    1. (Qal) to measure, calculate

    2. (Pilpel) to sustain, maintain, contain

      1. to sustain, support, nourish

      2. to contain, hold in, restrain

      3. to support, endure

    3. (Polpal) to be supplied

    4. (Hilpil) to contain, hold, hold in, endure

      1. to contain

      2. to sustain, endure

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
כּוּל kûwl, kool; a primitive root; properly, to keep in; hence, to measure; figuratively, to maintain (in various senses):—(be able to, can) abide, bear, comprehend, contain, feed, forbearing, guide, hold(-ing in), nourish(-er), be present, make provision, receive, sustain, provide sustenance (victuals).

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H3557 matches the Hebrew כּוּל (kuwl),
which occurs 37 times in 36 verses in the Hebrew concordance of the KJV

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 45:11 - And there will I nourish H3557 thee; for yet there are five years of famine; lest thou, and thy household, and all that thou hast, come to poverty.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 47:12 - And Joseph nourished H3557 his father, and his brethren, and all his father's household, with bread, according to their families.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 50:21 - Now therefore fear ye not: I will nourish H3557 you, and your little ones. And he comforted them, and spake kindly unto them.
Unchecked Copy BoxRth 4:15 - And he shall be unto thee a restorer of thy life, and a nourisher H3557 of thine old age: for thy daughter in law, which loveth thee, which is better to thee than seven sons, hath born him.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 19:32 - Now Barzillai was a very aged man, even fourscore years old: and he had provided the king of sustenance H3557 while he lay at Mahanaim; for he was a very great man.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 19:33 - And the king said unto Barzillai, Come thou over with me, and I will feed H3557 thee with me in Jerusalem.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 20:3 - And David came to his house at Jerusalem; and the king took the ten women his concubines, whom he had left to keep the house, and put them in ward, and fed H3557 them, but went not in unto them. So they were shut up unto the day of their death, living in widowhood.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 4:7 - And Solomon had twelve officers over all Israel, which provided victuals H3557 for the king and his household: each man his month in a year made provision. H3557
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 4:27 - And those officers provided victual H3557 for king Solomon, and for all that came unto king Solomon's table, every man in his month: they lacked nothing.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 7:26 - And it was an hand breadth thick, and the brim thereof was wrought like the brim of a cup, with flowers of lilies: it contained H3557 two thousand baths.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 7:38 - Then made he ten lavers of brass: one laver contained H3557 forty baths: and every laver was four cubits: and upon every one of the ten bases one laver.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 8:27 - But will God indeed dwell on the earth? behold, the heaven and heaven of heavens cannot contain H3557 thee; how much less this house that I have builded?
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 8:64 - The same day did the king hallow the middle of the court that was before the house of the LORD: for there he offered burnt offerings, and meat offerings, and the fat of the peace offerings: because the brasen altar that was before the LORD was too little to receive H3557 the burnt offerings, and meat offerings, and the fat of the peace offerings.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 17:4 - And it shall be, that thou shalt drink of the brook; and I have commanded the ravens to feed H3557 thee there.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 17:9 - Arise, get thee to Zarephath, which belongeth to Zidon, and dwell there: behold, I have commanded a widow woman there to sustain H3557 thee.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 18:4 - For it was so, when Jezebel cut off the prophets of the LORD, that Obadiah took an hundred prophets, and hid them by fifty in a cave, and fed H3557 them with bread and water.)
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 18:13 - Was it not told my lord what I did when Jezebel slew the prophets of the LORD, how I hid an hundred men of the LORD'S prophets by fifty in a cave, and fed H3557 them with bread and water?
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 20:27 - And the children of Israel were numbered, and were all present, H3557 and went against them: and the children of Israel pitched before them like two little flocks of kids; but the Syrians filled the country.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 2:6 - But who is able to build him an house, seeing the heaven and heaven of heavens cannot contain H3557 him? who am I then, that I should build him an house, save only to burn sacrifice before him?
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 4:5 - And the thickness of it was an handbreadth, and the brim of it like the work of the brim of a cup, with flowers of lilies; and it received and held H3557 three thousand baths.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 6:18 - But will God in very deed dwell with men on the earth? behold, heaven and the heaven of heavens cannot contain H3557 thee; how much less this house which I have built!
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 7:7 - Moreover Solomon hallowed the middle of the court that was before the house of the LORD: for there he offered burnt offerings, and the fat of the peace offerings, because the brasen altar which Solomon had made was not able to receive H3557 the burnt offerings, and the meat offerings, and the fat.
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 9:21 - Yea, forty years didst thou sustain H3557 them in the wilderness, so that they lacked nothing; their clothes waxed not old, and their feet swelled not.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 55:22 - Cast thy burden upon the LORD, and he shall sustain H3557 thee: he shall never suffer the righteous to be moved.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 112:5 - A good man sheweth favour, and lendeth: he will guide H3557 his affairs with discretion.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 18:14 - The spirit of a man will sustain H3557 his infirmity; but a wounded spirit who can bear?
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 40:12 - Who hath measured the waters in the hollow of his hand, and meted out heaven with the span, and comprehended H3557 the dust of the earth in a measure, and weighed the mountains in scales, and the hills in a balance?
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 2:13 - For my people have committed two evils; they have forsaken me the fountain of living waters, and hewed them out cisterns, broken cisterns, that can hold H3557 no water.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 6:11 - Therefore I am full of the fury of the LORD; I am weary with holding in: H3557 I will pour it out upon the children abroad, and upon the assembly of young men together: for even the husband with the wife shall be taken, the aged with him that is full of days.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 10:10 - But the LORD is the true God, he is the living God, and an everlasting king: at his wrath the earth shall tremble, and the nations shall not be able to abide H3557 his indignation.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 20:9 - Then I said, I will not make mention of him, nor speak any more in his name. But his word was in mine heart as a burning fire shut up in my bones, and I was weary with forbearing, H3557 and I could not stay.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 23:32 - Thus saith the Lord GOD; Thou shalt drink of thy sister's cup deep and large: thou shalt be laughed to scorn and had in derision; it containeth H3557 much.
Unchecked Copy BoxJoe 2:11 - And the LORD shall utter his voice before his army: for his camp is very great: for he is strong that executeth his word: for the day of the LORD is great and very terrible; and who can abide H3557 it?
Unchecked Copy BoxAmo 7:10 - Then Amaziah the priest of Bethel sent to Jeroboam king of Israel, saying, Amos hath conspired against thee in the midst of the house of Israel: the land is not able to bear H3557 all his words.
Unchecked Copy BoxZec 11:16 - For, lo, I will raise up a shepherd in the land, which shall not visit those that be cut off, neither shall seek the young one, nor heal that that is broken, nor feed H3557 that that standeth still: but he shall eat the flesh of the fat, and tear their claws in pieces.
Unchecked Copy BoxMal 3:2 - But who may abide H3557 the day of his coming? and who shall stand when he appeareth? for he is like a refiner's fire, and like fullers' soap:

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