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Lexicon :: Strong's H6912 - qāḇar

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Root Word (Etymology)
A primitive root
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TWOT Reference: 1984

Strong’s Definitions

קָבַר qâbar, kaw-bar'; a primitive root; to inter:—× in any wise, bury(-ier).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 133x

The KJV translates Strong's H6912 in the following manner: bury (131x), buriers (1x), in any wise (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 133x
The KJV translates Strong's H6912 in the following manner: bury (131x), buriers (1x), in any wise (1x).
  1. to bury

    1. (Qal) to bury

    2. (Niphal) to be buried

    3. (Piel) to bury, bury (in masses)

    4. (Pual) to be buried

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
קָבַר qâbar, kaw-bar'; a primitive root; to inter:—× in any wise, bury(-ier).
STRONGS H6912: Abbreviations
קָבַר 132 verb bury (Late Hebrew id.; Phoenician קבר, bury, קבר tomb; Arabic bdb086801, Assyrian ḳibîru, Aramaic קְבַר, bdb086802, Nabataean קבר, all bury; Palmyrene Nabataean קברא tomb, so Sabean קבר HomChrest. 126, Lihyanian קבר bury, DHMEpigr. Denkm. No, 35, 2, 3, compare מקבר(הם) burial-place CISiv, No, 20, 1.2, 4); —
Qal86 Perfect 3rd person masculine singular ק׳ Genesis 23:19; 2nd person masculine singular Sf. consecutive וּקְבַרְתַּנְי Genesis 47:30, etc.; Imperfect 3rd person masculine singular וַיִּקְבֹּד Deuteronomy 34:6; 2 Kings 21:26, etc.; Imperative קְבֹר Genesis 23:6 +, etc.; Infinitive absolute קָבוֺר Deuteronomy 21:23; construct לִקְכּוֺר Jeremiah 19:11 +, etc.; Participle active קֹבֵר 2 Kings 9:10 +, etc.; pass. קָבוּר 1 Kings 13:31, plural קְבֻרִים Ecclesiastes 8:10 bury, acc. person, bones, etc., usually with ב location, 2 Samuel 2:32; 1 Kings 13:31 (twice in verse); Genesis 23:6; Joshua 24:30, 32 (twice in verse); Judges 2:9 + 33 times; with בֵּיתוֺ location 2 Chronicles 33:20 (בְּגַןבֵּֿיתוֺ || 2 Kings 21:18, also בְּבֵיתוֺ 1 Samuel 25:1; 1 Kings 2:34); with שָׁם Numbers 11:34, תַּחַת 1 Samuel 31:13 = 1 Chronicles 10:12; pregnantly with אֶל location Genesis 23:19; Genesis 25:9; Ezekiel 39:15; אֶלאֲֿבֹתָ֑י Genesis 49:29; compare עִםאֲֿבוֺתָיו 2 Kings 12:22; 2 Kings 15:7; 2 Chronicles 25:28; 26:23 (see also Niph., and תָּבוֺא אֶלֿ אֲבֹתֶיךָ Genesis 15:15); with שָׁ֫תָּה Genesis 23:13; Genesis 49:31 (3 times in verse); Genesis 50:5; with accusative of person alone 2 Samuel 2:4, 5 + 22 times; + מִלְּפָנַי Genesis 23:4, 8; passive Ecclesiastes 8:10; accusative omitted 2 Kings 9:10 + 3 times + (with ב) 2 Samuel 4:12.
Niph.30 Imperfect 3rd person masculine singular יִקָּבֵר Jeremiah 22:19, etc.; — be buried Genesis 15:15Jer Genesis 8:2; Genesis 16:4, 5; Genesis 25:33 (+ אסף), so read perhaps Ezekiel 29:5 for תִּקָּבֵץ (+ id.); קְבֻרַת חֲמוֺר יִקּ׳ Jeremiah 22:19; usually with ב location Genesis 35:19; Judges 8:32 + 6 times Judges; 2 Samuel 17:23; 1 Kings 2:10, 34 + 16 times Kings Chronicles (+ עִםאֲֿבוֺתָיו 1 Kings 14:31; 1 Kings 15:24 + 6 times; עִםמַֿלְכֵי יִשְׂר׳ 2 Kings 13:13; 2 Kings 14:16); with שָׁם Numbers 20:1 + 3 times; with תַּחַת, מִתַּחַת Genesis 35:8.
Pi. bury (in masses), with accusative: Imperfect 3rd person feminine singular suffix תְּקַכְּרֵם Hosea 9:6; Infinitive construct לְקַבֵּר 1 Kings 11:15; Participle plural מְקַכְּרִים Numbers 33:4; Ezekiel 39:14; as intensive noun, of office, burier, singular מְקַכֵּר Jeremiah 14:16, plural הַמּ׳ Ezekiel 39:15.
Pu. Perfect 3rd person masculine singular שָׁ֫מָּה קֻבַּר אַבְרָהָם Genesis 25:10.
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs


8:2; 15:15; 15:15; 16:4; 16:5; 23:4; 23:6; 23:6; 23:8; 23:13; 23:19; 23:19; 25:9; 25:10; 25:33; 35:8; 35:19; 47:30; 49:29; 49:31; 50:5


11:34; 20:1; 33:4


21:23; 34:6


24:30; 24:32


2:9; 8:32

1 Samuel

25:1; 31:13

2 Samuel

2:4; 2:5; 2:32; 4:12; 17:23

1 Kings

2:10; 2:34; 2:34; 11:15; 13:31; 13:31; 14:31; 15:24

2 Kings

9:10; 9:10; 13:13; 14:16; 15:7; 21:18; 21:26

1 Chronicles


2 Chronicles

25:28; 26:23; 33:20


8:10; 8:10


14:16; 19:11; 22:19; 22:19


29:5; 39:14; 39:15; 39:15




Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H6912 matches the Hebrew קָבַר (qāḇar),
which occurs 133 times in 122 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Page 1 / 3 (Gen 15:15–2Sa 4:12)

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 15:15 - And thou shalt go to thy fathers in peace; thou shalt be buried H6912 in a good old age.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 23:4 - I am a stranger and a sojourner with you: give me a possession of a buryingplace with you, that I may bury H6912 my dead out of my sight.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 23:6 - Hear us, my lord: thou art a mighty prince among us: in the choice of our sepulchres bury H6912 thy dead; none of us shall withhold from thee his sepulchre, but that thou mayest bury H6912 thy dead.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 23:8 - And he communed with them, saying, If it be your mind that I should bury H6912 my dead out of my sight; hear me, and intreat for me to Ephron the son of Zohar,
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 23:11 - Nay, my lord, hear me: the field give I thee, and the cave that is therein, I give it thee; in the presence of the sons of my people give I it thee: bury H6912 thy dead.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 23:13 - And he spake unto Ephron in the audience of the people of the land, saying, But if thou wilt give it, I pray thee, hear me: I will give thee money for the field; take it of me, and I will bury H6912 my dead there.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 23:15 - My lord, hearken unto me: the land is worth four hundred shekels of silver; what is that betwixt me and thee? bury H6912 therefore thy dead.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 23:19 - And after this, Abraham buried H6912 Sarah his wife in the cave of the field of Machpelah before Mamre: the same is Hebron in the land of Canaan.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 25:9 - And his sons Isaac and Ishmael buried H6912 him in the cave of Machpelah, in the field of Ephron the son of Zohar the Hittite, which is before Mamre;
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 25:10 - The field which Abraham purchased of the sons of Heth: there was Abraham buried, H6912 and Sarah his wife.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 35:8 - But Deborah Rebekah's nurse died, and she was buried H6912 beneath Bethel under an oak: and the name of it was called Allonbachuth.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 35:19 - And Rachel died, and was buried H6912 in the way to Ephrath, which is Bethlehem.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 35:29 - And Isaac gave up the ghost, and died, and was gathered unto his people, being old and full of days: and his sons Esau and Jacob buried H6912 him.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 47:29 - And the time drew nigh that Israel must die: and he called his son Joseph, and said unto him, If now I have found grace in thy sight, put, I pray thee, thy hand under my thigh, and deal kindly and truly with me; bury H6912 me not, I pray thee, in Egypt:
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 47:30 - But I will lie with my fathers, and thou shalt carry me out of Egypt, and bury H6912 me in their buryingplace. And he said, I will do as thou hast said.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 48:7 - And as for me, when I came from Padan, Rachel died by me in the land of Canaan in the way, when yet there was but a little way to come unto Ephrath: and I buried her H6912 there in the way of Ephrath; the same is Bethlehem.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 49:29 - And he charged them, and said unto them, I am to be gathered unto my people: bury H6912 me with my fathers in the cave that is in the field of Ephron the Hittite,
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 49:31 - There they buried H6912 Abraham and Sarah his wife; there they buried H6912 Isaac and Rebekah his wife; and there I buried H6912 Leah.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 50:5 - My father made me swear, saying, Lo, I die: in my grave which I have digged for me in the land of Canaan, there shalt thou bury me. H6912 Now therefore let me go up, I pray thee, and bury H6912 my father, and I will come again.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 50:6 - And Pharaoh said, Go up, and bury H6912 thy father, according as he made thee swear.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 50:7 - And Joseph went up to bury H6912 his father: and with him went up all the servants of Pharaoh, the elders of his house, and all the elders of the land of Egypt,
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 50:13 - For his sons carried him into the land of Canaan, and buried H6912 him in the cave of the field of Machpelah, which Abraham bought with the field for a possession of a buryingplace of Ephron the Hittite, before Mamre.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 50:14 - And Joseph returned into Egypt, he, and his brethren, and all that went up with him to bury H6912 his father, after he had buried H6912 his father.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 11:34 - And he called the name of that place Kibrothhattaavah: because there they buried H6912 the people that lusted.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 20:1 - Then came the children of Israel, even the whole congregation, into the desert of Zin in the first month: and the people abode in Kadesh; and Miriam died there, and was buried H6912 there.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 33:4 - For the Egyptians buried H6912 all their firstborn, which the LORD had smitten among them: upon their gods also the LORD executed judgments.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 10:6 - And the children of Israel took their journey from Beeroth of the children of Jaakan to Mosera: there Aaron died, and there he was buried; H6912 and Eleazar his son ministered in the priest's office in his stead.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 21:23 - His body shall not remain all night upon the tree, but thou shalt in any wise H6912 bury H6912 him that day; (for he that is hanged is accursed of God;) that thy land be not defiled, which the LORD thy God giveth thee for an inheritance.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 34:6 - And he buried H6912 him in a valley in the land of Moab, over against Bethpeor: but no man knoweth of his sepulchre unto this day.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 24:30 - And they buried H6912 him in the border of his inheritance in Timnathserah, which is in mount Ephraim, on the north side of the hill of Gaash.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 24:32 - And the bones of Joseph, which the children of Israel brought up out of Egypt, buried H6912 they in Shechem, in a parcel of ground which Jacob bought of the sons of Hamor the father of Shechem for an hundred pieces of silver: and it became the inheritance of the children of Joseph.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 24:33 - And Eleazar the son of Aaron died; and they buried H6912 him in a hill that pertained to Phinehas his son, which was given him in mount Ephraim.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 2:9 - And they buried H6912 him in the border of his inheritance in Timnathheres, in the mount of Ephraim, on the north side of the hill Gaash.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 8:32 - And Gideon the son of Joash died in a good old age, and was buried H6912 in the sepulchre of Joash his father, in Ophrah of the Abiezrites.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 10:2 - And he judged Israel twenty and three years, and died, and was buried H6912 in Shamir.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 10:5 - And Jair died, and was buried H6912 in Camon.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 12:7 - And Jephthah judged Israel six years. Then died Jephthah the Gileadite, and was buried H6912 in one of the cities of Gilead.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 12:10 - Then died Ibzan, and was buried H6912 at Bethlehem.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 12:12 - And Elon the Zebulonite died, and was buried H6912 in Aijalon in the country of Zebulun.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 12:15 - And Abdon the son of Hillel the Pirathonite died, and was buried H6912 in Pirathon in the land of Ephraim, in the mount of the Amalekites.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 16:31 - Then his brethren and all the house of his father came down, and took him, and brought him up, and buried H6912 him between Zorah and Eshtaol in the buryingplace of Manoah his father. And he judged Israel twenty years.
Unchecked Copy BoxRth 1:17 - Where thou diest, will I die, and there will I be buried: H6912 the LORD do so to me, and more also, if ought but death part thee and me.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 25:1 - And Samuel died; and all the Israelites were gathered together, and lamented him, and buried H6912 him in his house at Ramah. And David arose, and went down to the wilderness of Paran.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 28:3 - Now Samuel was dead, and all Israel had lamented him, and buried H6912 him in Ramah, even in his own city. And Saul had put away those that had familiar spirits, and the wizards, out of the land.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 31:13 - And they took their bones, and buried H6912 them under a tree at Jabesh, and fasted seven days.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 2:4 - And the men of Judah came, and there they anointed David king over the house of Judah. And they told David, saying, That the men of Jabeshgilead were they that buried H6912 Saul.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 2:5 - And David sent messengers unto the men of Jabeshgilead, and said unto them, Blessed be ye of the LORD, that ye have shewed this kindness unto your lord, even unto Saul, and have buried H6912 him.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 2:32 - And they took up Asahel, and buried H6912 him in the sepulchre of his father, which was in Bethlehem. And Joab and his men went all night, and they came to Hebron at break of day.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 3:32 - And they buried H6912 Abner in Hebron: and the king lifted up his voice, and wept at the grave of Abner; and all the people wept.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 4:12 - And David commanded his young men, and they slew them, and cut off their hands and their feet, and hanged them up over the pool in Hebron. But they took the head of Ishbosheth, and buried H6912 it in the sepulchre of Abner in Hebron.

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