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Lexicon :: Strong's H6912 - qāḇar

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Part of Speech
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 - “As for you, you shall go to your fathers in peace; you will be buried H6912 at a good old age.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 23:4 - “I am a stranger and a sojourner among you; give me [fn]a burial site among you that I may bury H6912 my dead out of my sight.”
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 23:6 - “Hear us, my lord, you are a [fn]mighty prince among us; bury H6912 your dead in the choicest of our graves; none of us will refuse you his grave for burying H6912 your dead.”
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 23:8 - And he spoke with them, saying, “If it is your [fn]wish for me to bury H6912 my dead out of my sight, hear me, and approach Ephron the son of Zohar for me,
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 23:11 - “No, my lord, hear me; I give you the field, and I give you the cave that is in it. In the presence of the sons of my people I give it to you; bury H6912 your dead.”
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 23:13 - He spoke to Ephron in the hearing of the people of the land, saying, “If you will only please listen to me; I will give the price of the field, accept it from me that I may bury H6912 my dead there.”
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 23:15 - “My lord, listen to me; a piece of land worth four hundred shekels of silver, what is that between me and you? So bury H6912 your dead.”
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 23:19 - After this, Abraham buried H6912 Sarah his wife in the cave of the field at Machpelah facing Mamre (that is, Hebron) in the land of Canaan.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 25:9 - Then his sons Isaac and Ishmael buried H6912 him in the cave of Machpelah, in the field of Ephron the son of Zohar the Hittite, facing Mamre,
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 25:10 - the field which Abraham purchased from the sons of Heth; there Abraham was buried H6912 with Sarah his wife.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 35:8 - Now Deborah, Rebekah’s nurse, died, and she was buried H6912 below Bethel under the oak; it was named [fn]Allon-bacuth.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 35:19 - So Rachel died and was buried H6912 on the way to Ephrath (that is, Bethlehem).
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 35:29 - Isaac breathed his last and died and was gathered to his people, an old man [fn]of ripe age; and his sons Esau and Jacob buried H6912 him.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 47:29 - When [fn]the time for Israel to die drew near, he called his son Joseph and said to him, “Please, if I have found favor in your sight, place now your hand under my thigh and deal with me in kindness and [fn]faithfulness. Please do not bury H6912 me in Egypt,
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 47:30 - but when I lie down with my fathers, you shall carry me out of Egypt and bury H6912 me in their burial place.” And he said, “I will do as you have said.”
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 48:7 - “Now as for me, when I came from Paddan, Rachel died, [fn]to my sorrow, in the land of Canaan on the journey, when there was still some distance to go to Ephrath; and I buried H6912 her there on the way to Ephrath (that is, Bethlehem).”
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 49:29 - Then he charged them and said to them, “I am about to be gathered to 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 his wife Sarah, there they buried H6912 Isaac and his wife Rebekah, and there I buried H6912 Leah
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 50:5 - ‘My father made me swear, saying, “Behold, I am about to die; in my grave which I dug for myself in the land of Canaan, there you shall bury H6912 me.” Now therefore, please let me go up and bury H6912 my father; then I will return.’”
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 50:6 - Pharaoh said, “Go up and bury H6912 your father, as he made you swear.”
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 50:7 - So Joseph went up to bury H6912 his father, and with him went up all the servants of Pharaoh, the elders of his household and all the elders of the land of Egypt,
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 50:13 - for his sons carried him to the land of Canaan and buried H6912 him in the cave of the field of Machpelah before Mamre, which Abraham had bought along with the field for a [fn]burial site from Ephron the Hittite.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 50:14 - After he had buried H6912 his father, Joseph returned to Egypt, he and his brothers, and all who had gone up with him to bury H6912 his father.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 11:34 - So the name of that place was called [fn]Kibroth-hattaavah, because there they buried H6912 the people who had been greedy.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 20:1 - Then the sons of Israel, the whole congregation, came to the wilderness of Zin in the first month; and the people stayed at Kadesh. Now Miriam died there and was buried H6912 there.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 33:4 - while the Egyptians were burying H6912 all their firstborn whom the LORD had struck down among them. The LORD had also executed judgments on their gods.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 10:6 - (Now the sons of Israel set out from [fn]Beeroth Bene-jaakan to Moserah. There Aaron died and there he was buried H6912 and Eleazar his son ministered as priest in his place.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 21:23 - his corpse shall not hang all night on the tree, but you shall surely H6912 bury H6912 him on the same day (for he who is hanged is [fn]accursed of God), so that you do not defile your land which the LORD your God gives you as an inheritance.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 34:6 - And He buried H6912 him in the valley in the land of Moab, opposite Beth-peor; but no man knows his burial place to this day.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 24:30 - And they buried H6912 him in the territory of his inheritance in Timnath-serah, which is in the hill country of Ephraim, on the north of Mount Gaash.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 24:32 - Now they buried H6912 the bones of Joseph, which the sons of Israel brought up from Egypt, at Shechem, in the piece of ground which Jacob had bought from the sons of Hamor the father of Shechem for one hundred [fn]pieces of money; and they became the inheritance of Joseph’s sons.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 24:33 - And Eleazar the son of Aaron died; and they buried H6912 him [fn]at Gibeah of Phinehas his son, which was given him in the hill country of Ephraim.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 2:9 - And they buried H6912 him in the territory of his inheritance in Timnath-heres, in the hill country of Ephraim, north of Mount Gaash.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 8:32 - And Gideon the son of Joash died at a ripe old age and was buried H6912 in the tomb of his father Joash, in Ophrah of the Abiezrites.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 10:2 - He judged Israel twenty-three years. Then he died and was buried H6912 in Shamir.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 10:5 - And Jair died and was buried H6912 in Kamon.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 12:7 - Jephthah judged Israel six years. Then Jephthah the Gileadite died and was buried H6912 in one of the cities of Gilead.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 12:10 - Then Ibzan died and was buried H6912 in Bethlehem.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 12:12 - Then Elon the Zebulunite died and was buried H6912 at Aijalon in the land of Zebulun.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 12:15 - Then Abdon the son of Hillel the Pirathonite died and was buried H6912 at Pirathon in the land of Ephraim, in the hill country of the Amalekites.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 16:31 - Then his brothers and all his father’s household came down, took him, brought him up and buried H6912 him between Zorah and Eshtaol in the tomb of Manoah his father. Thus he had judged Israel twenty years.
Unchecked Copy BoxRth 1:17 - “Where you die, I will die, and there I will be buried. H6912 Thus may the LORD do to me, and worse, if anything but death parts you and me.”
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 25:1 - Then Samuel died; and all Israel gathered together and mourned for him, and buried H6912 him at his house in 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, his own city. And Saul had removed from the land those who were mediums and spiritists.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 31:13 - They took their bones and buried H6912 them under the tamarisk tree at Jabesh, and fasted seven days.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 2:4 - Then the men of Judah came and there anointed David king over the house of Judah. And they told David, saying, “It was the men of Jabesh-gilead who buried H6912 Saul.”
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 2:5 - David sent messengers to the men of Jabesh-gilead, and said to them, “May you be blessed of the LORD because you have [fn]shown this kindness to Saul your lord, and have buried H6912 him.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 2:32 - And they took up Asahel and buried H6912 him in his father’s tomb which was in Bethlehem. Then Joab and his men went all night until the day [fn]dawned at Hebron.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 3:32 - Thus 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 - Then David commanded the young men, and they killed them and cut off their hands and feet and hung them up beside the pool in Hebron. But they took the head of Ish-bosheth and buried H6912 it in the grave of Abner in Hebron.

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