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Lexicon :: Strong's H3344 - yāqaḏ

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Root Word (Etymology)
A primitive root
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TWOT Reference: 901

Strong’s Definitions

יָקַד yâqad, yaw-kad'; a primitive root; to burn:—(be) burn(-ing), × from the hearth, kindle.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 9x

The KJV translates Strong's H3344 in the following manner: burn (7x), kindle (1x), hearth (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 9x
The KJV translates Strong's H3344 in the following manner: burn (7x), kindle (1x), hearth (1x).
  1. to burn, kindle, be kindled

    1. (Qal) to be kindled

    2. (Hophal) to burn, be burning,

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
יָקַד yâqad, yaw-kad'; a primitive root; to burn:—(be) burn(-ing), × from the hearth, kindle.
STRONGS H3344: Abbreviations
† [יָקַד] verb be kindled, burn (Aramaic H3345 יְקַד, bdb042803, burn, intransitive; Arabic bdb042804, id.) —
Qal Imperfect 3rd person masculine singular יֵקַד Isaiah 10:16; 3rd person feminine singular וַתִּיקַד Deuteronomy 32:22; Participle active feminine יֹקֶ֫דֶת Isaiah 65:5; passive יָקוּד Isaiah 30:14; — be kindled, figurative of judgment, יֵקַד יְקֹד כִּיקוֺד אֵשׁ Isaiah 10:16; so burn, Deuteronomy 32:22 a fire hath been kindled (קָֽדְחָה) in my wrath, וַּתִּיקַד עַדשְֿׁאוֺל and it burneth unto She’ôl; figurative of people displeasing to י׳, בְּאַפִּי עָשָׁן אֵלֶּה כָּל־הַיּוֹם יֹקֶדֶת אֵשׁ Isaiah 65:5; participle יָקוּד kindled, as substantive לַחְתּוֺת אֵשׁ מִיָּקוּד Isaiah 30:14 to take fire from that which is knidled, i.e. from the hearth (LgBN 60).
Hoph. Imperfect 3rd person feminine singular תּוּקַד Leviticus 6:2 [Leviticus 6:9]; Leviticus 6:5 [Leviticus 6:12]; Leviticus 6:6 [Leviticus 6:13]; תּוּקָ֑ד Jeremiah 15:14; Jeremiah 17:4; — be burning, burn, of (perpetual) altar-fire Leviticus 6:2 [Leviticus 6:9]; Leviticus 6:5 [Leviticus 6:12]; Leviticus 6:6 [Leviticus 6:13] (P); figurative of י׳'s judgment, בְּאַפִּי קָֽדְחָה אֵשׁ חּוּקָ֑ד עֲלֵיכֶם Jeremiah 15:14, similarly Jeremiah 17:4 (compare Deuteronomy 32:22 above, as probably source of both).
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs


6:9; 6:9; 6:12; 6:12; 6:13; 6:13


32:22; 32:22; 32:22


10:16; 10:16; 30:14; 30:14; 65:5; 65:5


15:14; 15:14; 17:4; 17:4


Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H3344 matches the Hebrew יָקַד (yāqaḏ),
which occurs 9 times in 9 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxLev 6:9 - “Command Aaron and his sons, saying, ‘This is the law for the burnt offering: the burnt offering itself shall remain on the hearth on the altar all night until the morning, and the fire on the altar is to be kept burning H3344 on it.
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 6:12 - ‘The fire on the altar shall be kept burning H3344 on it. It shall not go out, but the priest shall burn wood on it every morning; and he shall lay out the burnt offering on it, and offer up in smoke the fat portions of the peace offerings on it.
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 6:13 - ‘Fire shall be kept burning H3344 continually on the altar; it is not to go out.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 32:22 - For a fire is kindled in My anger,
And burns H3344 to the lowest part of [fn]Sheol,
And consumes the earth with its yield,
And sets on fire the foundations of the mountains.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 10:16 - Therefore the Lord, the [fn]GOD of hosts, will send a wasting disease among his stout warriors;
And under his glory a fire will be kindled H3344 like a burning flame.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 30:14 - Whose collapse is like the smashing of a potter’s jar,
[fn]So ruthlessly shattered
That a sherd will not be found among its pieces
To [fn]take fire from a hearth H3344
Or to scoop water from a cistern.”
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 65:5 - “Who say, ‘Keep to yourself, do not come near me,
For I am holier than you!’
These are smoke in My [fn]nostrils,
A fire that burns H3344 all the day.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 15:14 - “Then I will cause your enemies to bring [fn]it
Into a land you do not know;
For a fire has been kindled in My anger,
It will burn H3344 upon you.”
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 17:4 - And you will, even of yourself, let go of your inheritance
That I gave you;
And I will make you serve your enemies
In the land which you do not know;
For you have kindled a fire in My anger
Which will burn H3344 forever.
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