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Lexicon :: Strong's H6957 - qav

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קָו
Transliteration
qav
Pronunciation
kav (Key)
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Part of Speech
masculine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
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TWOT Reference: 1992,1994a

Strong’s Definitions

קַו qav, kav; or קָו qâv; from H6960 (compare H6961); a cord (as connecting), especially for measuring; figuratively, a rule; also a rim, a musical string or accord:—line. Compare H6978.


KJV Translation Count — Total: 21x

The KJV translates Strong's H6957 in the following manner: line (20x), rule (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 21x
The KJV translates Strong's H6957 in the following manner: line (20x), rule (1x).
  1. cord, line, measuring-line

    1. cord

    2. measuring-line

  2. (BDB) onomatapoetic mimicry of Isaiah's words, perhaps senseless

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
קַו qav, kav; or קָו qâv; from H6960 (compare H6961); a cord (as connecting), especially for measuring; figuratively, a rule; also a rim, a musical string or accord:—line. Compare H6978.

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H6957 matches the Hebrew קָו (qav),
which occurs 21 times in 15 verses in the Hebrew concordance of the KJV

Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 7:23 - And he made a molten sea, ten cubits from the one brim to the other: it was round all about, and his height was five cubits: and a line H6957 of thirty cubits did compass it round about.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 21:13 - And I will stretch over Jerusalem the line H6957 of Samaria, and the plummet of the house of Ahab: and I will wipe Jerusalem as a man wipeth a dish, wiping it, and turning it upside down.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 4:2 - Also he made a molten sea of ten cubits from brim to brim, round in compass, and five cubits the height thereof; and a line H6957 of thirty cubits did compass it round about.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 38:5 - Who hath laid the measures thereof, if thou knowest? or who hath stretched the line H6957 upon it?
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 19:4 - Their line H6957 is gone out through all the earth, and their words to the end of the world. In them hath he set a tabernacle for the sun,
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 28:10 - For precept must be upon precept, precept upon precept; line H6957 upon line, H6957 line H6957 upon line; H6957 here a little, and there a little:
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 28:13 - But the word of the LORD was unto them precept upon precept, precept upon precept; line H6957 upon line, H6957 line H6957 upon line; H6957 here a little, and there a little; that they might go, and fall backward, and be broken, and snared, and taken.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 28:17 - Judgment also will I lay to the line, H6957 and righteousness to the plummet: and the hail shall sweep away the refuge of lies, and the waters shall overflow the hiding place.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 34:11 - But the cormorant and the bittern shall possess it; the owl also and the raven shall dwell in it: and he shall stretch out upon it the line H6957 of confusion, and the stones of emptiness.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 34:17 - And he hath cast the lot for them, and his hand hath divided it unto them by line: H6957 they shall possess it for ever, from generation to generation shall they dwell therein.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 44:13 - The carpenter stretcheth out his rule; H6957 he marketh it out with a line; he fitteth it with planes, and he marketh it out with the compass, and maketh it after the figure of a man, according to the beauty of a man; that it may remain in the house.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 31:39 - And the measuring line H6957 shall yet go forth over against it upon the hill Gareb, and shall compass about to Goath.
Unchecked Copy BoxLam 2:8 - The LORD hath purposed to destroy the wall of the daughter of Zion: he hath stretched out a line, H6957 he hath not withdrawn his hand from destroying: therefore he made the rampart and the wall to lament; they languished together.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 47:3 - And when the man that had the line H6957 in his hand went forth eastward, he measured a thousand cubits, and he brought me through the waters; the waters were to the ankles.
Unchecked Copy BoxZec 1:16 - Therefore thus saith the LORD; I am returned to Jerusalem with mercies: my house shall be built in it, saith the LORD of hosts, and a line H6957 shall be stretched forth upon Jerusalem.
 
 
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