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Lexicon :: Strong's H6135 - ʿāqār

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TWOT Reference: 1682a

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עָקָר ʻâqâr, aw-kawr'; from H6131; sterile (as if extirpated in the generative organs):—(× male or female) barren (woman).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 12x

The KJV translates Strong's H6135 in the following manner: barren (12x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 12x
The KJV translates Strong's H6135 in the following manner: barren (12x).
  1. barren, sterile

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
עָקָר ʻâqâr, aw-kawr'; from H6131; sterile (as if extirpated in the generative organs):—(× male or female) barren (woman).
STRONGS H6135: Abbreviations
עָקָר adjective barren; — ע׳ of male Deuteronomy 7:14, עֲקָרָה of female Deuteronomy 7:14 (mankind and beasts), Exodus 23:26 (E; female); elsewhere of women Genesis 11:30; Genesis 25:21; Genesis 29:31 (all J), Judges 13:2, 3; 1 Samuel 2:5; Job 24:21; Psalm 113:9 (עֲקֶרֶת construct); of personified Zion Isaiah 54:1.
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs


11:30; 25:21; 29:31




7:14; 7:14


13:2; 13:3

1 Samuel









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Strong's Number H6135 matches the Hebrew עָקָר (ʿāqār),
which occurs 12 times in 11 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 11:30 - But Sarai was barren; H6135 she had no child.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 25:21 - And Isaac intreated the LORD for his wife, because she was barren: H6135 and the LORD was intreated of him, and Rebekah his wife conceived.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 29:31 - And when the LORD saw that Leah was hated, he opened her womb: but Rachel was barren. H6135
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 23:26 - There shall nothing cast their young, nor be barren, H6135 in thy land: the number of thy days I will fulfil.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 7:14 - Thou shalt be blessed above all people: there shall not be male H6135 or female barren H6135 among you, or among your cattle.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 13:2 - And there was a certain man of Zorah, of the family of the Danites, whose name was Manoah; and his wife was barren, H6135 and bare not.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 13:3 - And the angel of the LORD appeared unto the woman, and said unto her, Behold now, thou art barren, H6135 and bearest not: but thou shalt conceive, and bear a son.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 2:5 - They that were full have hired out themselves for bread; and they that were hungry ceased: so that the barren H6135 hath born seven; and she that hath many children is waxed feeble.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 24:21 - He evil entreateth the barren H6135 that beareth not: and doeth not good to the widow.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 113:9 - He maketh the barren woman H6135 to keep house, and to be a joyful mother of children. Praise ye the LORD.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 54:1 - Sing, O barren, H6135 thou that didst not bear; break forth into singing, and cry aloud, thou that didst not travail with child: for more are the children of the desolate than the children of the married wife, saith the LORD.
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