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Lexicon :: Strong's H5087 - nāḏar

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A primitive root
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TWOT Reference: 1308

Strong’s Definitions

נָדַר nâdar, naw-dar'; a primitive root; to promise (pos., to do or give something to God):—(make a) vow.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 31x

The KJV translates Strong's H5087 in the following manner: vow (30x), made (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 31x
The KJV translates Strong's H5087 in the following manner: vow (30x), made (1x).
  1. to vow, make a vow

    1. (Qal) to vow a vow

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
נָדַר nâdar, naw-dar'; a primitive root; to promise (pos., to do or give something to God):—(make a) vow.
STRONGS H5087: Abbreviations
נָדַר verb vow (Late Hebrew id.; Phoenician נדר; || form of נָזַר, which see); —
Qal Perfect 3rd person masculine singular נ׳ Psalm 132:2; 2 Samuel 15:8; נָדָ֑ר Judges 11:39; 3rd person feminine singular נָדָ֑רה Numbers 30:11; 2nd person masculine singular נָדַרְתָּ Genesis 31:13 + 5 times Perfect; Imperfect. 3rd person masculine singular יִדֹּר Numbers 6:21 + 5 times; 2nd person masculine singular תִּדֹּר Deuteronomy 12:17 + 4 times, תִּדּוֺר Ecclesiastes 5:4 + 4 times Imperfect; Imperative plural נִדְרוּ Psalm 76:12; Infinitive לִנְדֹּר Numbers 6:2; Deuteronomy 23:23; Participle נֹדֵר Leviticus 27:8; Malachi 1:14; — vow a vow נָדַר נֶדֶר Genesis 28:20; Genesis 31:13 (both E), Numbers 21:2 (J), Numbers 6:2; Numbers 30:3; Numbers 30:4 (P), Judges 11:30; 1 Samuel 1:11; 2 Samuel 15:8, 7; Isaiah 19:21; נֶדֶר omitted Leviticus 27:8; Numbers 30:11 (P); Deuteronomy 23:23; Psalm 76:12; Ecclesiastes 5:4 (twice in verse); with לְ towhom Numbers 6:21; Deuteronomy 23:24; Malachi 1:14; Psalm 132:2; Ecclesiastes 5:3; נֶדֶר אֲשֶׁר נָדַר vow which he vowed Deuteronomy 12:11, 17; Deuteronomy 23:22 (twice in verse); Judges 11:39; Jeremiah 44:25; Jonah 1:16; compare אֲשֶׁר אֲשַׁלֵּ֑מָה נ׳ Jonah 2:10, אֵת אֲשֶׁר תִּדֹּר שַׁלֵּם Ecclesiastes 5:3.
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs


28:20; 31:13; 31:13


27:8; 27:8


6:2; 6:2; 6:21; 6:21; 21:2; 30:3; 30:4; 30:11; 30:11


12:11; 12:17; 12:17; 23:22; 23:23; 23:23; 23:24


11:30; 11:39; 11:39

1 Samuel


2 Samuel

15:7; 15:8; 15:8


76:12; 76:12; 132:2; 132:2


5:3; 5:3; 5:4; 5:4






1:16; 2:10


1:14; 1:14

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H5087 matches the Hebrew נָדַר (nāḏar),
which occurs 31 times in 28 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 28:20 - And Jacob vowed H5087 a vow, saying, If God will be with me, and will keep me in this way that I go, and will give me bread to eat, and raiment to put on,
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 31:13 - I am the God of Bethel, where thou anointedst the pillar, and where thou vowedst H5087 a vow unto me: now arise, get thee out from this land, and return unto the land of thy kindred.
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 27:8 - But if he be poorer than thy estimation, then he shall present himself before the priest, and the priest shall value him; according to his ability that vowed H5087 shall the priest value him.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 6:2 - Speak unto the children of Israel, and say unto them, When either man or woman shall separate themselves to vow H5087 a vow of a Nazarite, to separate themselves unto the LORD:
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 6:21 - This is the law of the Nazarite who hath vowed, H5087 and of his offering unto the LORD for his separation, beside that that his hand shall get: according to the vow which he vowed, H5087 so he must do after the law of his separation.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 21:2 - And Israel vowed H5087 a vow unto the LORD, and said, If thou wilt indeed deliver this people into my hand, then I will utterly destroy their cities.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 30:2 - If a man vow H5087 a vow unto the LORD, or swear an oath to bind his soul with a bond; he shall not break his word, he shall do according to all that proceedeth out of his mouth.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 30:3 - If a woman also vow H5087 a vow unto the LORD, and bind herself by a bond, being in her father's house in her youth;
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 30:10 - And if she vowed H5087 in her husband's house, or bound her soul by a bond with an oath;
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 12:11 - Then there shall be a place which the LORD your God shall choose to cause his name to dwell there; thither shall ye bring all that I command you; your burnt offerings, and your sacrifices, your tithes, and the heave offering of your hand, and all your choice vows which ye vow H5087 unto the LORD:
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 12:17 - Thou mayest not eat within thy gates the tithe of thy corn, or of thy wine, or of thy oil, or the firstlings of thy herds or of thy flock, nor any of thy vows which thou vowest, H5087 nor thy freewill offerings, or heave offering of thine hand:
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 23:21 - When thou shalt vow H5087 a vow unto the LORD thy God, thou shalt not slack to pay it: for the LORD thy God will surely require it of thee; and it would be sin in thee.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 23:22 - But if thou shalt forbear to vow, H5087 it shall be no sin in thee.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 23:23 - That which is gone out of thy lips thou shalt keep and perform; even a freewill offering, according as thou hast vowed H5087 unto the LORD thy God, which thou hast promised with thy mouth.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 11:30 - And Jephthah vowed H5087 a vow unto the LORD, and said, If thou shalt without fail deliver the children of Ammon into mine hands,
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 11:39 - And it came to pass at the end of two months, that she returned unto her father, who did with her according to his vow which he had vowed: H5087 and she knew no man. And it was a custom in Israel,
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 1:11 - And she vowed H5087 a vow, and said, O LORD of hosts, if thou wilt indeed look on the affliction of thine handmaid, and remember me, and not forget thine handmaid, but wilt give unto thine handmaid a man child, then I will give him unto the LORD all the days of his life, and there shall no razor come upon his head.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 15:7 - And it came to pass after forty years, that Absalom said unto the king, I pray thee, let me go and pay my vow, which I have vowed H5087 unto the LORD, in Hebron.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 15:8 - For thy servant vowed H5087 a vow while I abode at Geshur in Syria, saying, If the LORD shall bring me again indeed to Jerusalem, then I will serve the LORD.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 76:11 - Vow, H5087 and pay unto the LORD your God: let all that be round about him bring presents unto him that ought to be feared.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 132:2 - How he sware unto the LORD, and vowed H5087 unto the mighty God of Jacob;
Unchecked Copy BoxEcc 5:4 - When thou vowest H5087 a vow unto God, defer not to pay it; for he hath no pleasure in fools: pay that which thou hast vowed. H5087
Unchecked Copy BoxEcc 5:5 - Better is it that thou shouldest not vow, H5087 than that thou shouldest vow H5087 and not pay.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 19:21 - And the LORD shall be known to Egypt, and the Egyptians shall know the LORD in that day, and shall do sacrifice and oblation; yea, they shall vow H5087 a vow unto the LORD, and perform it.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 44:25 - Thus saith the LORD of hosts, the God of Israel, saying; Ye and your wives have both spoken with your mouths, and fulfilled with your hand, saying, We will surely perform our vows that we have vowed, H5087 to burn incense to the queen of heaven, and to pour out drink offerings unto her: ye will surely accomplish your vows, and surely perform your vows.
Unchecked Copy BoxJon 1:16 - Then the men feared the LORD exceedingly, and offered a sacrifice unto the LORD, and made H5087 vows.
Unchecked Copy BoxJon 2:9 - But I will sacrifice unto thee with the voice of thanksgiving; I will pay that that I have vowed. H5087 Salvation is of the LORD.
Unchecked Copy BoxMal 1:14 - But cursed be the deceiver, which hath in his flock a male, and voweth, H5087 and sacrificeth unto the Lord a corrupt thing: for I am a great King, saith the LORD of hosts, and my name is dreadful among the heathen.
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