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Lexicon :: Strong's H6951 - qāhēl

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masculine noun
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TWOT Reference: 1991a

Strong’s Definitions

קָהָל qâhâl, kaw-hawl'; from H6950; assemblage (usually concretely):—assembly, company, congregation, multitude.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 123x

The KJV translates Strong's H6951 in the following manner: congregation (86x), assembly (17x), company (17x), multitude (3x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 123x
The KJV translates Strong's H6951 in the following manner: congregation (86x), assembly (17x), company (17x), multitude (3x).
  1. assembly, company, congregation, convocation

    1. assembly

      1. for evil counsel, war or invasion, religious purposes

    2. company (of returning exiles)

    3. congregation

      1. as organised body

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
קָהָל qâhâl, kaw-hawl'; from H6950; assemblage (usually concretely):—assembly, company, congregation, multitude.
STRONGS H6951: Abbreviations
קָהָל 123 noun masculineEzekiel 38:15 assembly, convocation, congregation; — absolute ק׳ Jeremiah 31:8 +; construct קְהַל Exodus 12:6 +; suffix קְהָלָ֑ךָ Ezekiel 38:13, etc.; plural suffix קְהָלֶיךָ Ezekiel 38:7; —
1. assembly specially convoked:
† a. for evil counsel, || סוד Genesis 49:6 (poem); מרעים ק׳ Psalm 26:5; for civil affairs Proverbs 5:14 (see Toy), Proverbs 26:26; Job 30:28 (Di publice).
b. for war or invasion, Numbers 22:4 (E), Judges 20:2; Judges 21:5, 8; 1 Samuel 17:47; Ezekiel 16:40; Ezekiel 38:7 (plural only here), + 8 times Ezekiel; גדול ק׳ (|| חיל רב) Ezekiel 38:15; רב ק׳ (|| חיל גדול) Ezekiel 17:17; Ezekiel 38:4; גוים ק׳ Jeremiah 50:9; עמים ק׳ Ezekiel 23:24; Ezekiel 32:3.
c. company of returning exiles, Jeremiah 31:8; Ezra 2:64 = Nehemiah 7:66.
d. for religious purposes, to hear words of י׳ at Horeb Deuteronomy 5:19, ביום הק׳ Deuteronomy 9:10; Deuteronomy 10:4 (gloss, not in Greek Version of the LXX), Deuteronomy 18:16; word of Jeremiah Jeremiah 26:17; Jeremiah 44:15; for feasts, fasts and worship 2 Chronicles 20:5; 30:25 (twice in verse); Nehemiah 5:13; Joel 2:16; Psalm 107:32; רב ק׳ Psalm 22:26 + 4 times; מְאֹד לרב ק'֗֗֗ וַיֵּאָֽסְפו 2 Chronicles 30:13; גדול ק׳ 1 Kings 8:65 2 Chronicles 7:8; בתוך (ה)ק׳ 2 Chronicles 20:14; Psalm 22:23.
2. congregation, as organized body:
a. of Israel: יהוה ק׳ Micah 2:5; Numbers 16:3; Numbers 20:4 (P), 1 Chronicles 28:8; (י׳) באבק׳ Deuteronomy 23:2; Deuteronomy 23:3 (twice in verse); Deuteronomy 23:4 (twice in verse); Deuteronomy 23:9; Nehemiah 13:1; Lamentations 1:10; ישׂראל כל ק׳ Deuteronomy 31:30; Joshua 8:35 (D)Leviticus 16:17 (P) 1 Kings 8:14 (twice in verse); 1 Kings 8:22, 55 2 Chronicles 6:3 (twice in verse); 2 Chronicles 6:12, 13, 1 Kings 12:3; 1 Chronicles 13:2; עדת ישׂראל כל ק׳ Exodus 12:6 (Greek Version of the LXX reads בני before יִשׂ׳), Numbers 14:5 (P; Greek Version of the LXX συναγωγή; MT probably conflation); כל עם הק׳ Leviticus 16:33; כל הק׳ Exodus 16:3 (P) 1 Chronicles 13:4 + 12 times Chronicles; הק׳ Leviticus 4:13, 14, 21 + 8 times Numbers (P) + 8 times 2 Chronicles
b. restored community in Jerusalem Ezra 10:12, 14; Nehemiah 8:2, 17; הֵגּוֺלָה ק׳ Ezra 10:8; later the better part of it, חסידים ק׳ Psalm 149:1.
c. of angels, קדשׁים ק׳ Psalm 89:6.
d. more general: company, assembled multitude, גוים ק׳ Genesis 35:11 (P), עמים ק׳ Genesis 28:3; Genesis 48:4 (P), רפאים ק׳ Proverbs 21:16.
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs


28:3; 35:11; 48:4; 49:6


12:6; 12:6; 16:3


4:13; 4:14; 4:21; 16:17; 16:33


14:5; 16:3; 20:4; 22:4


5:19; 9:10; 10:4; 18:16; 23:2; 23:3; 23:4; 23:9; 31:30




20:2; 21:5; 21:8

1 Samuel


1 Kings

8:14; 8:22; 8:55; 8:65; 12:3

1 Chronicles

13:2; 13:4; 28:8

2 Chronicles

6:3; 6:12; 6:13; 7:8; 20:5; 20:14; 30:13; 30:25


2:64; 10:8; 10:12; 10:14


5:13; 7:66; 8:2; 8:17; 13:1




22:23; 22:26; 26:5; 89:6; 107:32; 149:1


5:14; 21:16; 26:26


26:17; 31:8; 31:8; 44:15; 50:9




16:40; 17:17; 23:24; 32:3; 38:4; 38:7; 38:7; 38:13; 38:15; 38:15






Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H6951 matches the Hebrew קָהֵל (qāhēl),
which occurs 123 times in 116 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Page 1 / 3 (Gen 28:3–2Ch 1:5)

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 28:3 - “May [fn]God Almighty bless you and make you fruitful and multiply you, that you may become an assembly H6951 of peoples.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 35:11 - God also said to him,

“I am [fn]God Almighty;

Be fruitful and multiply;

A nation and an assembly H6951 of nations shall [fn]come from you,

And kings shall [fn]come forth from your loins.

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 48:4 - and He said to me, ‘Behold, I will make you fruitful and multiply, and I will make you an assembly H6951 of peoples, and I will give this land to your seed after you for an everlasting possession.’
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 49:6 -

“Let my soul not enter into their council;

Let not my glory be united with their assembly H6951;

Because in their anger they killed [fn]men,

And in their self-will they hamstrung [fn]oxen.

Unchecked Copy BoxExo 12:6 - [fn]And you shall keep it until the fourteenth day of the same month, then the whole assembly H6951 of the congregation of Israel shall slaughter it [fn]at twilight.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 16:3 - And the sons of Israel said to them, “Would that we had died by the hand of Yahweh in the land of Egypt, when we sat by the pots of [fn]meat, when we ate bread to the full; for you have brought us out into this wilderness to put this whole assembly H6951 to death with hunger.”
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 4:13 -

‘Now if the whole congregation of Israel commits error, and the matter is hidden from the sight of the assembly H6951, and they commit any of the [fn]things which Yahweh has commanded not to be done, and they become guilty;

Unchecked Copy BoxLev 4:14 - when the sin [fn]which they have [fn]committed becomes known, then the assembly H6951 shall bring near a bull from the herd for a sin offering and bring it before the tent of meeting.
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 4:21 - ‘Then he shall bring out the bull to a place outside the camp and burn it as he burned the first bull; it is the sin offering for the assembly H6951.
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 16:17 - “Now when he goes in to make atonement in the holy place, no one shall be in the tent of meeting until he comes out, that he may make atonement for himself and for his household and for all the assembly H6951 of Israel.
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 16:33 - and make atonement for the holy sanctuary, and he shall make atonement for the tent of meeting and for the altar. He shall also make atonement for the priests and for all the people of the assembly H6951.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 10:7 - “When convening the assembly H6951, however, you shall blow without sounding an alarm.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 14:5 -

Then Moses and Aaron fell on their faces in the presence of all the assembly H6951 of the congregation of the sons of Israel.

Unchecked Copy BoxNum 15:15 - As for the assembly H6951, there shall be one statute for you and for the sojourner who sojourns with you, a perpetual statute throughout your generations; as you are, so shall the sojourner be before Yahweh.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 16:3 - Then they assembled together against Moses and Aaron, and said to them, “[fn]You have gone far enough, for all the congregation are holy, every one of them, and Yahweh is in their midst; so why do you exalt yourselves above the assembly H6951 of Yahweh?”
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 16:33 - So they and all that belonged to them went down to Sheol alive; and the earth closed over them, and they perished from the midst of the assembly H6951.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 16:47 - Then Aaron took it as Moses had spoken, and ran into the midst of the assembly H6951, for behold, the plague had begun among the people. So he put on the incense and made atonement for the people.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 19:20 -

‘But the man who is unclean and does not purify himself from uncleanness, that person shall be cut off from the midst of the assembly H6951 because he has [fn]made the sanctuary of Yahweh unclean; the water for impurity has not been [fn]splashed on him; he is unclean.

Unchecked Copy BoxNum 20:4 - “Why then have you brought the assembly H6951 of Yahweh into this wilderness, for us and our beasts to die [fn]here?
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 20:6 - Then Moses and Aaron came in from the presence of the assembly H6951 to the doorway of the tent of meeting and fell on their faces. Then the glory of Yahweh appeared to them;
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 20:10 - and Moses and Aaron gathered the assembly H6951 before the rock. And he said to them, “Listen now, you rebels; shall we bring forth water for you out of this rock?”
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 20:12 - But Yahweh said to Moses and Aaron, “Because you did not believe Me, to treat Me as holy in the sight of the sons of Israel, therefore you shall not bring this assembly H6951 into the land which I have given them.”
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 22:4 - Then Moab said to the elders of Midian, “Now this assembly H6951 will lick up all that is around us, as the ox licks up the grass of the field.” And Balak the son of Zippor was king of Moab at that time.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 5:22 -

“These words Yahweh spoke to all your assembly H6951 at the mountain from the midst of the fire, of the cloud and of the dense gloom, with a great voice, and He added no more. He wrote them on two tablets of stone and gave them to me.

Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 9:10 - “And Yahweh gave me the two tablets of stone written by the finger of God; and on them were all the words which Yahweh had spoken with you at the mountain from the midst of the fire on the day of the assembly H6951.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 10:4 - “And He wrote on the tablets, like the former writing, the Ten [fn]Commandments which Yahweh had spoken to you on the mountain from the midst of the fire on the day of the assembly H6951; and Yahweh gave them to me.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 18:16 - “This is according to all that you asked of Yahweh your God in Horeb on the day of the assembly H6951, saying, ‘Let me not hear again the voice of Yahweh my God; let me not see this great fire anymore, or I will die.’
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 23:1 -

“No one who is [fn]emasculated or has his male organ cut off shall enter the assembly H6951 of Yahweh.

Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 23:2 - “No one of illegitimate birth shall enter the assembly H6951 of Yahweh; even to the tenth generation, none of his seed shall enter the assembly H6951 of Yahweh.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 23:3 - “No Ammonite or Moabite shall enter the assembly H6951 of Yahweh; even to the tenth generation, none of their seed shall ever enter the assembly H6951 of Yahweh,
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 23:8 - “The sons of the third generation who are born to them may enter the assembly H6951 of Yahweh.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 31:30 -

Then Moses spoke in the hearing of all the assembly H6951 of Israel the words of this song, until they were complete:

Unchecked Copy BoxJos 8:35 - There was not a word of all that Moses had commanded which Joshua did not read before all the assembly H6951 of Israel with the women and the little ones and the sojourners who were [fn]going among them.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 20:2 - And the [fn]chiefs of all the people, even of all the tribes of Israel, took their stand in the assembly H6951 of the people of God, 400,000 foot [fn]soldiers who draw the sword.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 21:5 -

Then the sons of Israel said, “Who is there among all the tribes of Israel who did not come up in the assembly H6951 to Yahweh?” For [fn]they had taken a great oath concerning him who did not come up to Yahweh at Mizpah, saying, “He shall surely be put to death.”

Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 21:8 -

So they said, “What one is there of the tribes of Israel who did not come up to Yahweh at Mizpah?” And behold, no one had come to the camp from Jabesh-gilead to the assembly H6951.

Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 17:47 - and that all this assembly H6951 may know that Yahweh does not save by sword or by spear; for the battle is Yahweh’s, and He will give you into our hands.”
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 8:14 -

Then the king turned his face around and blessed all the assembly H6951 of Israel, while all the assembly H6951 of Israel was standing.

Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 8:22 -

Then Solomon stood before the altar of Yahweh before all the assembly H6951 of Israel and spread out his hands toward heaven.

Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 8:55 - And he stood and blessed all the assembly H6951 of Israel with a loud voice, saying:
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 8:65 -

So Solomon celebrated the feast at that time, and all Israel with him, a great assembly H6951 from [fn]Lebo-hamath to the brook of Egypt, before Yahweh our God, for seven days and seven more days, even fourteen days.

Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 12:3 - Then they sent and called for him. And Jeroboam and all the assembly H6951 of Israel came and spoke to Rehoboam, saying,
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 13:2 - And David said to all the assembly H6951 of Israel, “If it seems good to you, and if it is from Yahweh our God, let us send everywhere to our relatives who remain in all the lands of Israel, also to the priests and Levites who are with them in their cities with pasture lands, that they may gather with us;
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 13:4 - Then all the assembly H6951 said that they would do so, for the thing was right in the eyes of all the people.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 28:8 - “So now, in the sight of all Israel, the assembly H6951 of Yahweh, and in the hearing of our God, keep and seek after all the commandments of Yahweh your God so that you may possess the good land and cause your sons after you to inherit it forever.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 29:1 -

Then King David said to the entire assembly H6951, “My son Solomon, whom alone God has chosen, is still young and inexperienced and the work is great; for the [fn]temple is not for man, but for Yahweh God.

Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 29:10 -

So David blessed Yahweh in the sight of all the assembly H6951; and David said, “Blessed are You, O Yahweh, the God of Israel our father, from everlasting to everlasting.

Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 29:20 -

Then David said to all the assembly H6951, “Now bless Yahweh your God.” And all the assembly H6951 blessed Yahweh, the God of their fathers, and bowed low and prostrated themselves to Yahweh and to the king.

Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 1:3 - Then Solomon and all the assembly H6951 with him went to the high place which was at Gibeon, for God’s tent of meeting was there, which Moses the servant of Yahweh had made in the wilderness.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 1:5 - Now the bronze altar, which Bezalel the son of Uri, the son of Hur, had made, [fn]was there before the tabernacle of Yahweh, and Solomon and the assembly H6951 sought it out.

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