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Lexicon :: Strong's H2640 - ḥōser

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Part of Speech
masculine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
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TWOT Reference: 705b

Strong’s Definitions

חֹסֶר chôçer, kho'-ser; from H2637; poverty:—in want of.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 3x

The KJV translates Strong's H2640 in the following manner: ...want (3x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 3x
The KJV translates Strong's H2640 in the following manner: ...want (3x).
  1. want, lack, want of, lack of

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
חֹסֶר chôçer, kho'-ser; from H2637; poverty:—in want of.
STRONGS H2640: Abbreviations
חֹ֫סֶר noun [masculine] want, lack (LagBN 144) — only construct לֶחֶם ח׳ Amos 4:6; כֹּל ח׳ Deuteronomy 28:48, 57.
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28:48; 28:57




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Strong's Number H2640 matches the Hebrew חֹסֶר (ḥōser),
which occurs 3 times in 3 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 28:48 - Therefore shalt thou serve thine enemies which the LORD shall send against thee, in hunger, and in thirst, and in nakedness, and in want H2640 of all things: and he shall put a yoke of iron upon thy neck, until he have destroyed thee.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 28:57 - And toward her young one that cometh out from between her feet, and toward her children which she shall bear: for she shall eat them for want H2640 of all things secretly in the siege and straitness, wherewith thine enemy shall distress thee in thy gates.
Unchecked Copy BoxAmo 4:6 - And I also have given you cleanness of teeth in all your cities, and want H2640 of bread in all your places: yet have ye not returned unto me, saith the LORD.
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