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Lexicon :: Strong's H3582 - kāḥaḏ

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Strong’s Definitions

כָּחַד kâchad, kaw-khad'; a primitive root; to secrete, by act or word; hence (intensively) to destroy:—conceal, cut down (off), desolate, hide.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 32x

The KJV translates Strong's H3582 in the following manner: hide (16x), cut off (10x), conceal (4x), desolate (1x), cut down (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 32x
The KJV translates Strong's H3582 in the following manner: hide (16x), cut off (10x), conceal (4x), desolate (1x), cut down (1x).
  1. to hide, conceal, cut off, cut down, make desolate, kick

    1. (Niphal)

      1. to be hidden

      2. to be effaced, be destroyed, be cut off

    2. (Piel) to cover, hide

    3. (Hiphil)

      1. to hide

      2. to efface, annihilate

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
כָּחַד kâchad, kaw-khad'; a primitive root; to secrete, by act or word; hence (intensively) to destroy:—conceal, cut down (off), desolate, hide.
STRONGS H3582: Abbreviations
† [כָּחַד] verb not in Qal; Pi. Hiph. hide, efface; Niph. (usually) passive (Aramaic אתכחדו be effaced Job 4:7; bdb047003 is revere, Participle venerable, Pa. put to shame, Ethpa. be ashamed; Ethiopic bdb047004 deny, apostatize) —
Niph. Perfect 3rd person masculine singular נִכְחַד Hosea 5:3 + 2 times; 3rd person plural נִכְחָ֑דוּ Job 4:7; Psalm 69:6; Imperfect 3rd person masculine singular יִכָּחֵד 2 Samuel 18:13, etc.; Participle נִכְחֶדֶת Zechariah 11:9; plural נִכְחָדוֺת Zechariah 11:16; Job 15:28; —
1. be hidden, followed by מִן person, 2 Samuel 18:13; Hosea 5:3; Psalm 69:6; Psalm 139:15.
2. be effected, destroyed Zechariah 11:9; Job 4:7; Job 15:28 (עָרִים נִכְחְדוֺת), Job 22:20, followed by מִןֿ הָאָרֶץ Exodus 9:15 (J); Participle intransitive of incomplete process = going to ruin Zechariah 11:9, 16.
Pi. Perfect כִּחֵד 1 Samuel 3:18; 1st person singular כִּחַדְתִּי Job 6:10; Psalm 40:11; 3rd person plural כִּחֲדוּ Job 15:18; כִּחֵ֑דוּ Isaiah 3:9; Imperfect 2nd person masculine singular תְּכַחֵד Joshua 7:19 + 4 times; 2nd person feminine singular תְּכַחֲדִי 2 Samuel 14:18; 1st person singular אֲכַחֵד Job 27:11; 2nd person masculine plural תְּכַחֵ֑דוּ Jeremiah 50:2; 1st person plural נְכַחֵד Genesis 47:18; Psalm 78:4; — hide, followed by מִן person Genesis 47:18 (J), Joshua 7:19 (JE), 1 Samuel 3:17 (twice in verse); 1 Samuel 3:18; 2 Samuel 14:18; Jeremiah 38:14, 25; Psalm 78:4; followed by לְ person Psalm 40:11 conceal toward, with reference to, i.e. from; without preposition Isaiah 3:9; Jeremiah 50:2; Job 15:18; Job 27:11; = disown Job 6:10.
Hiph. Perfect 1st person singular consecutive suffix וְהִכְחַדְתִּיו Exodus 23:23; Imperfect 3rd person masculine singular וַיַּכְחֵד 2 Chronicles 32:21, suffix יַכְחִידֶנָּה Job 20:12; 1st person singular וָאַכְחִד Zechariah 11:8; 1st person plural suffix וְנַכְחִידֵם Psalm 83:5; Infinitive construct לְהַכְחִיד 1 Kings 13:34; —
1. hide, in figure יַכְחִידֶנָּה תַּחַת לְשֹׁנוֺ Job 20:12 (object wickedness).
2. efface, annihilate Exodus 23:23 (E), 1 Kings 13:34 (|| הַשְׁמִיד), Zechariah 11:8; 2 Chronicles 32:21; followed by מִגּוֺי Psalm 83:5, i.e. from being (so that they be not) a nation.
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs


47:18; 47:18


9:15; 23:23; 23:23


7:19; 7:19

1 Samuel

3:17; 3:18; 3:18

2 Samuel

14:18; 14:18; 18:13; 18:13

1 Kings

13:34; 13:34

2 Chronicles

32:21; 32:21


4:7; 4:7; 4:7; 6:10; 6:10; 15:18; 15:18; 15:28; 15:28; 20:12; 20:12; 22:20; 27:11; 27:11


40:11; 40:11; 69:6; 69:6; 78:4; 78:4; 83:5; 83:5; 139:15


3:9; 3:9


38:14; 38:25; 50:2; 50:2


5:3; 5:3


11:8; 11:8; 11:9; 11:9; 11:9; 11:16; 11:16

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H3582 matches the Hebrew כָּחַד (kāḥaḏ),
which occurs 32 times in 30 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 47:18 - When that year was over, they came to him the following year and said, “We cannot hide from our lord the fact that since our money is gone and our livestock belongs to you, there is nothing left for our lord except our bodies and our land.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 9:15 - For by now I could have stretched out my hand and struck you and your people with a plague that would have wiped you off the earth.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 23:23 - My angel will go ahead of you and bring you into the land of the Amorites, Hittites, Perizzites, Canaanites, Hivites and Jebusites, and I will wipe them out.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 7:19 - Then Joshua said to Achan, “My son, give glory to the LORD, the God of Israel, and honor him. Tell me what you have done; do not hide it from me.”
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 3:17 - “What was it he said to you?” Eli asked. “Do not hide it from me. May God deal with you, be it ever so severely, if you hide from me anything he told you.”
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 3:18 - So Samuel told him everything, hiding nothing from him. Then Eli said, “He is the LORD; let him do what is good in his eyes.”
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 14:18 - Then the king said to the woman, “Don’t keep from me the answer to what I am going to ask you.” “Let my lord the king speak,” the woman said.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 18:13 - And if I had put my life in jeopardy[fn]—and nothing is hidden from the king—you would have kept your distance from me.”
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 13:34 - This was the sin of the house of Jeroboam that led to its downfall and to its destruction from the face of the earth.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 32:21 - And the LORD sent an angel, who annihilated all the fighting men and the commanders and officers in the camp of the Assyrian king. So he withdrew to his own land in disgrace. And when he went into the temple of his god, some of his sons, his own flesh and blood, cut him down with the sword.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 4:7 - “Consider now: Who, being innocent, has ever perished? Where were the upright ever destroyed?
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 6:10 - Then I would still have this consolation— my joy in unrelenting pain— that I had not denied the words of the Holy One.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 15:18 - what the wise have declared, hiding nothing received from their ancestors
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 15:28 - he will inhabit ruined towns and houses where no one lives, houses crumbling to rubble.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 20:12 - “Though evil is sweet in his mouth and he hides it under his tongue,
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 22:20 - ‘Surely our foes are destroyed, and fire devours their wealth.’
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 27:11 - “I will teach you about the power of God; the ways of the Almighty I will not conceal.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 40:10 - I do not hide your righteousness in my heart; I speak of your faithfulness and your saving help. I do not conceal your love and your faithfulness from the great assembly.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 69:5 - You, God, know my folly; my guilt is not hidden from you.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 78:4 - We will not hide them from their descendants; we will tell the next generation the praiseworthy deeds of the LORD, his power, and the wonders he has done.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 83:4 - “Come,” they say, “let us destroy them as a nation, so that Israel’s name is remembered no more.”
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 139:15 - My frame was not hidden from you when I was made in the secret place, when I was woven together in the depths of the earth.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 3:9 - The look on their faces testifies against them; they parade their sin like Sodom; they do not hide it. Woe to them! They have brought disaster upon themselves.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 38:14 - Then King Zedekiah sent for Jeremiah the prophet and had him brought to the third entrance to the temple of the LORD. “I am going to ask you something,” the king said to Jeremiah. “Do not hide anything from me.”
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 38:25 - If the officials hear that I talked with you, and they come to you and say, ‘Tell us what you said to the king and what the king said to you; do not hide it from us or we will kill you,’
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 50:2 - “Announce and proclaim among the nations, lift up a banner and proclaim it; keep nothing back, but say, ‘Babylon will be captured; Bel will be put to shame, Marduk filled with terror. Her images will be put to shame and her idols filled with terror.’
Unchecked Copy BoxHos 5:3 - I know all about Ephraim; Israel is not hidden from me. Ephraim, you have now turned to prostitution; Israel is corrupt.
Unchecked Copy BoxZec 11:8 - In one month I got rid of the three shepherds. The flock detested me, and I grew weary of them
Unchecked Copy BoxZec 11:9 - and said, “I will not be your shepherd. Let the dying die, and the perishing perish. Let those who are left eat one another’s flesh.”
Unchecked Copy BoxZec 11:16 - For I am going to raise up a shepherd over the land who will not care for the lost, or seek the young, or heal the injured, or feed the healthy, but will eat the meat of the choice sheep, tearing off their hooves.
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