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Lexicon :: Strong's H3603 - kikār

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Part of Speech
feminine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
Strong’s Definitions

כִּכָּר kikkâr, kik-kawr'; from H3769; a circle, i.e. (by implication) a circumjacent tract or region, especially the Ghor or valley of the Jordan; also a (round) loaf; also a talent (or large [round] coin):—loaf, morsel, piece, plain, talent.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 68x

The KJV translates Strong's H3603 in the following manner: talent (48x), plain (12x), loaf (4x), piece (2x), country (1x), morsel (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 68x
The KJV translates Strong's H3603 in the following manner: talent (48x), plain (12x), loaf (4x), piece (2x), country (1x), morsel (1x).
  1. round

    1. a round district (environs of the Jordan valley)

    2. a round loaf (of bread)

    3. a round weight, talent (of gold, silver, bronze, iron)

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
כִּכָּר kikkâr, kik-kawr'; from H3769; a circle, i.e. (by implication) a circumjacent tract or region, especially the Ghor or valley of the Jordan; also a (round) loaf; also a talent (or large [round] coin):—loaf, morsel, piece, plain, talent.
STRONGS H3603: Abbreviations
כִּכָּר noun feminineGenesis 13:10 Exodus 29:32; a round : hence
1. a round district.
2. a round loaf.
3. a round weight, talent (Late Hebrew id.; loaf, weight, talent; Aramaic כַּכְּרָא, bdb050304 talent; Tel Amarna gaggaru kaspu WklNo. 35, Rev. 14 Christian-Palestinian Aramaic bdb050305, of honey-comb SchwIdioticon 46; on formative see BaNB 204); — absolute כ׳ Genesis 13:12 +; construct כִּכַּר 1 Samuel 2:36 +; dual כִּכְּרַיִם כֶּסֶף 1 Kings 16:24; 2 Kings 5:23, כִּכָּרָ֑יִם 2 Kings 5:23; plural כִּכָּרִים 1 Chronicles 22:14 (twice in verse) + 7 times Chronicles; construct כִּכְּרֵי 2 Kings 5:5 + 2 times Chronicles; כִּכְּרוֺת (loaves) Judges 8:5; 1 Samuel 10:3; —
†1. the round (or oval) especially of the Jordan valley, כִּכַּר הַיַּרְדֵּן Genesis 13:10, 11; 1 Kings 7:46 2 Chronicles 4:17; absolute הַכִּכָּר Genesis 19:17, 25; Deuteronomy 34:3; 2 Samuel 18:23; אֶרֶץ הַכּ׳ Genesis 19:28; עָרֵי הַכּ׳ Genesis 13:12; Genesis 19:29, see GASmG 505 BuhlG. 112; district of Jerusalem, הַכּ׳ Nehemiah 3:22; Nehemiah 12:28.
2. loaf of bread (from round shape), כִּכַּר לָ֑חֶם 1 Samuel 2:36; Proverbs 6:36, compare Exodus 29:23; Jeremiah 37:21; 1 Chronicles 16:3; כִּכְּרוֺת לֶחֶם 1 Samuel 10:3; Judges 8:5.
†a. a weight (also from shape), כִּכַּר עֹפֶרֶת Zechariah 5:7 a weight of lead, serving as cover of an ephah.
b. a particular unit of weight, talent, usually of gold or silver: — זָהָבּ כ׳ 2 Samuel 12:30; 2 Kings 9:14 + 18 times; כֶּסֶף כ׳ 1 Kings 20:39; 2 Kings 5:5 + 21 times; but also of iron, בַּרְזֶל 1 Chronicles 29:7, and bronze נְחשֶׁת Exodus 38:29; 1 Chronicles 29:7. — The weight of the talent was 58.944 kilograms (= 129.97 lbs.) according to older (Babylonian) standard, later 49.11 kilograms (= 108.29 lbs.) and less; see BenzArchaeology 187 ff.194 NowArchaeology i. 208 f. — See also H8255 שֶׁקֶל.
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs


13:10; 13:10; 13:11; 13:12; 13:12; 19:17; 19:25; 19:28; 19:29


29:23; 29:32; 38:29




8:5; 8:5

1 Samuel

2:36; 2:36; 10:3; 10:3

2 Samuel

12:30; 18:23

1 Kings

7:46; 16:24; 20:39

2 Kings

5:5; 5:5; 5:23; 5:23; 9:14

1 Chronicles

16:3; 22:14; 29:7; 29:7

2 Chronicles



3:22; 12:28





Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H3603 matches the Hebrew כִּכָּר (kikār),
which occurs 68 times in 55 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Page 1 / 2 (Gen 13:10–Neh 3:22)

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 13:10 - Lot raised his eyes and saw all the [fn]vicinity H3603 of the Jordan, that it was well watered everywherethis was before the LORD destroyed Sodom and Gomorrah—like the garden of the LORD, like the land of Egypt [fn]going toward Zoar.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 13:11 - So Lot chose for himself all the [fn]vicinity H3603 of the Jordan, and Lot journeyed eastward. So they separated from each other.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 13:12 - Abram [fn]settled in the land of Canaan, while Lot [fn]settled in the cities of the [fn]vicinity H3603 of the Jordan, and moved his tents as far as Sodom.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 19:17 - When they had brought them outside, [fn]one said, “Escape for your life! Do not look behind you, and do not stay [fn]anywhere in the surrounding H3603 area H3603; escape to the [fn]mountains, or you will be swept away.”
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 19:25 - and He overthrew those cities, and all the surrounding H3603 area H3603, and all the inhabitants of the cities, and what grew on the ground.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 19:28 - and he looked down toward Sodom and Gomorrah, and toward all the land of the surrounding H3603 area H3603; and [fn]behold, he saw the smoke of the land ascended like the smoke of a [fn]furnace.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 19:29 - So it came about, when God destroyed the cities of the surrounding H3603 area H3603, that God remembered Abraham, and sent Lot out of the midst of the destruction, when He overthrew the cities in which Lot had lived.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 25:39 - “It shall be made from a [fn]talent H3603 of pure gold, with all these utensils.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 29:23 - and one loaf H3603 of bread, and one cake of bread mixed with oil, and one wafer from the basket of unleavened bread which is set before the LORD;
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 37:24 - He made it and all its utensils from a [fn]talent H3603 of pure gold.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 38:24 - All the gold that was used for the work, in all the work of the sanctuary, [fn]which was the gold of the wave offering, was twenty-nine [fn]talents H3603 and 730 [fn]shekels, according to the shekel of the sanctuary.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 38:25 - And the silver of those of the congregation who were [fn]counted was a hundred talents H3603 and 1,775 shekels, according to the shekel of the sanctuary;
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 38:27 - The hundred talents H3603 of silver were used for casting the bases of the sanctuary and the bases of the veil; a hundred bases for the hundred talents H3603, a talent H3603 for a base.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 38:29 - And the bronze of the wave offering was seventy talents H3603 and 2,400 shekels.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 34:3 - and the [fn]Negev and the territory H3603 in the Valley of Jericho, the city of palm trees, as far as Zoar.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 8:5 - And he said to the men of Succoth, “Please give loaves H3603 of bread to the people who are [fn]following me, for they are exhausted, and I am pursuing Zebah and Zalmunna, the kings of Midian.”
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 2:36 - ‘And everyone who is left in your house will come to bow down to him for a [fn]silver coin or a loaf H3603 of bread and say, “Please [fn]assign me to one of the priest’s offices so that I may eat a piece of bread.”’”
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 10:3 - “Then you will go on further from there, and you will come as far as the [fn]oak of Tabor, and there three men going up to God at Bethel will meet you: one carrying three young goats, another carrying three loaves H3603 of bread, and another carrying a jug of wine.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 12:30 - Then he took the crown of [fn]their king from his head; and its weight was a [fn]talent H3603 of gold, and it had a precious stone; and it was placed on David’s head. And he brought out the plunder of the city in great amounts.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 18:23 - “But whatever happens,” he said, “I will run.” So he said to him, “Run.” Then Ahimaaz ran by way of the plain H3603 and passed by the Cushite.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 7:46 - The king had them cast in the plain H3603 of the Jordan, in the clay ground between Succoth and Zarethan.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 9:14 - And Hiram sent to the king [fn]120 talents H3603 of gold.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 9:28 - And they went to Ophir and received [fn]420 talents H3603 of gold from there, and brought it to King Solomon.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 10:10 - Then she gave the king [fn]120 talents H3603 of gold, and a very large amount of balsam oil and precious stones. Never again did such a large quantity of balsam oil come in as that which the queen of Sheba gave King Solomon.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 10:14 - Now the weight of gold that came to Solomon in one year was [fn]666 talents H3603 of gold,
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 16:24 - And he purchased the hill [fn]Samaria from Shemer for [fn]two talents H3603 of silver; and he built on the hill, and named the city which he built [fn]Samaria, after the name of Shemer, the owner of the hill.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 20:39 - And as the king passed by, he cried out to the king and said, “Your servant went out into the midst of the battle; and behold, a man turned aside and brought a man to me and said, ‘Guard this man; if for any reason he goes missing, then your life shall be forfeited in place of his life, or else you shall pay a [fn]talent H3603 of silver.’
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 5:5 - Then the king of Aram said, “Go [fn]now, and I will send a letter to the king of Israel.” So he departed and took with him ten [fn]talents H3603 of silver, six thousand [fn]shekels of gold, and ten changes of clothes.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 5:22 - And he said, “Everything is well. My master has sent me, saying, ‘Behold, just now two young men of the sons of the prophets have come to me from the hill country of Ephraim. Please give them a talent H3603 of silver and two changes of clothes.’”
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 5:23 - Naaman said, “Be sure to take two talents H3603.” And he urged him, and tied up two talents H3603 of silver in two bags with two changes of clothes, and gave them to two of his servants; and they carried them before him.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 15:19 - Pul, the king of Assyria, came against the land, and Menahem gave Pul a [fn]thousand talents H3603 of silver so that his hand might be with him to strengthen the [fn]kingdom [fn]under his rule.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 18:14 - Then Hezekiah king of Judah sent messengers to the king of Assyria at Lachish, saying, “I have done wrong. [fn]Withdraw from me; whatever you impose on me I will endure.” So the king of Assyria imposed on Hezekiah king of Judah the payment of three hundred [fn]talents H3603 of silver and thirty talents H3603 of gold.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 23:33 - And Pharaoh Neco imprisoned him at Riblah in the land of Hamath, so that he would not reign in Jerusalem; and he imposed on the land a fine of [fn]a hundred talents H3603 of silver and [fn]a talent H3603 of gold.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 16:3 - Then he distributed to everyone of Israel, both men and women, to everyone a loaf H3603 of bread, a portion of meat, and a raisin cake.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 19:6 - When the sons of Ammon saw that they had made themselves repulsive to David, Hanun and the sons of Ammon sent [fn]a thousand talents H3603 of silver to hire for themselves chariots and horsemen from Mesopotamia, Aram-maacah, and Zobah.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 20:2 - David took the crown of [fn]their king from his head, and he found it to weigh a [fn]talent H3603 of gold, and there was a precious stone in it; and it was placed on David’s head. And he brought out the spoils of the city, a very great amount.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 22:14 - “Now behold, [fn]with great pains I have prepared for the house of the LORD a hundred thousand [fn]talents H3603 of gold and a million talents H3603 of silver, and bronze and iron beyond measure, for [fn]they are in great quantity; I have also prepared timber and stone, and you may add to that.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 29:4 - namely, three thousand [fn]talents H3603 of gold, from the gold of Ophir, and seven thousand talents H3603 of refined silver, to overlay the walls of the [fn]buildings;
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 29:7 - and for the service of the house of God they gave five thousand talents H3603 and ten thousand [fn]darics of gold, ten thousand talents H3603 of silver, eighteen thousand talents H3603 of brass, and a hundred thousand talents H3603 of iron.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 3:8 - Then he made the [fn]room of the Most Holy Place: its length across the width of the house was [fn]twenty cubits, and its width was twenty cubits; and he overlaid it with fine gold, amounting to [fn]six hundred talents H3603.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 4:17 - On the plain H3603 of the Jordan the king cast them in the clay ground between Succoth and Zeredah.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 8:18 - And by his servants Huram sent him ships and servants who knew the sea; and they went with Solomon’s servants to Ophir and took from there [fn]450 talents H3603 of gold, and brought it to King Solomon.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 9:9 - Then she gave the king [fn]120 talents H3603 of gold and a very great amount of balsam oil and precious stones; there had never been balsam oil like that which the queen of Sheba gave King Solomon.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 9:13 - Now the weight of gold that came to Solomon in one year was [fn]666 talents H3603 of gold,
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 25:6 - He also hired a hundred thousand valiant warriors from Israel for [fn]a hundred talents H3603 of silver.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 25:9 - Amaziah said to the man of God, “But what are we to do about the [fn]hundred talents H3603 which I have given to the troops of Israel?” And the man of God answered, “The LORD has much more to give you than this.”
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 27:5 - He fought with the king of the Ammonites and prevailed over them so that during that year the Ammonites gave him [fn]a hundred talents H3603 of silver, [fn]ten thousand kors of wheat, and ten thousand of barley. The Ammonites also paid him this amount in the second year and in the third.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 36:3 - Then the king of Egypt deposed him in Jerusalem, and imposed a fine on the land of [fn]a hundred talents H3603 of silver and [fn]one talent H3603 of gold.
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 8:26 - So I weighed into their hands [fn]650 talents H3603 of silver, and silver utensils worth [fn]a hundred talents H3603, and a hundred gold talents H3603,
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 3:22 - And after him the priests, the men of the [fn]vicinity H3603, carried out repairs.

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