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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, so that you may become a multitude 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 a multitude H6951 of nations shall [fn]come from you,
And kings shall [fn]come from [fn]you.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 48:4 - and He said to me, ‘Behold, I will make you fruitful and numerous, and I will make you a multitude H6951 of peoples, and will give this land to your [fn]descendants after you as an everlasting possession.’
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 49:6 - “May my soul not enter into their council;
May my glory not be united with their assembly H6951;
For in their anger they killed [fn]men,
And in their self-will they lamed [fn]oxen.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 12:6 - [fn]You shall keep it until the fourteenth day of the same month, then the whole assembly H6951 of the congregation of Israel is to slaughter it [fn]at twilight.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 16:3 - The sons of Israel said to them, “If only we had died by the LORD’S hand in the land of Egypt, when we sat by the pots of meat, when we ate bread until we were full; for you have brought us out into this wilderness to kill this entire assembly H6951 with hunger!”
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 4:13 - ‘Now if the entire congregation of Israel does wrong unintentionally and the matter [fn]escapes the notice of the assembly H6951, and they commit any of the [fn]things which the LORD 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 offer a [fn]bull of the herd as a sin offering and bring it in front of the tent of meeting.
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 4:21 - ‘Then he is to bring the bull out to a place outside the camp and burn it just as he burned the first bull; it is the sin offering for the assembly H6951.
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 16:17 - “When he goes in to make atonement in the Holy Place, no one shall be in the tent of meeting until he comes out, so 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 the trumpets 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 stranger who resides among you, a permanent statute throughout your generations; as you are, so shall the stranger be before the LORD.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 16:3 - 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 the LORD is in their midst; so why do you exalt yourselves above the assembly H6951 of the LORD?”
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 16:33 - So they and all that belonged to them went down alive to [fn]Sheol; 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 just as Moses had spoken, and he ran into the midst of the assembly H6951; and 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 person who is unclean and does not purify himself, that person shall be cut off from the midst of the assembly H6951, because he has defiled the sanctuary of the LORD; the water for impurity has not been sprinkled on him, so he is unclean.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 20:4 - “Why then have you brought the LORD’S assembly H6951 into this wilderness, for us and our livestock to die [fn]here?
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 20:6 - Then Moses and Aaron came in from the presence of the assembly H6951 to the entrance of the tent of meeting and fell on their faces. And the glory of the LORD appeared to them;
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 20:10 - and Moses and Aaron summoned the assembly H6951 in front of the rock. And he said to them, “Listen now, you rebels; shall we bring water for you out of this rock?”
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 20:12 - But the LORD said to Moses and Aaron, “Since you did not trust in Me, to treat Me as holy in the sight of the sons of Israel, for that reason you shall not bring this assembly H6951 into the land which I have given them.”
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 22:4 - Moab said to the elders of Midian, “Now this [fn]horde H6951 will eat up all that is around us, as the ox eats 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 the LORD spoke to your whole assembly H6951 at the mountain from the midst of the fire, from the cloud, and from the thick darkness, with a great voice, and He added nothing more. He wrote them on two tablets of stone and gave them to me.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 9:10 - “The LORD gave me the two tablets of stone written by the finger of God; and on them were all the words which the LORD 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 - “Then He wrote on the tablets, like the first writing, the Ten [fn]Commandments which the LORD had spoken to you on the mountain from the midst of the fire on the day of the assembly H6951; and the LORD gave them to me.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 18:16 - This is in accordance with everything that you asked of the LORD your God at Horeb on the day of the assembly H6951, saying, ‘Do not let me hear the voice of the LORD my God again, and do not let me 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 may enter the assembly H6951 of the LORD.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 23:2 - “No one of illegitimate birth may enter the assembly H6951 of the LORD; none of his descendants, even to the tenth generation, may enter the assembly H6951 of the LORD.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 23:3 - “No Ammonite or Moabite may enter the assembly H6951 of the LORD; none of their descendants, even to the tenth generation, may ever enter the assembly H6951 of the LORD,
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 23:8 - “The sons of the third generation who are born to them may enter the assembly H6951 of the LORD.
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, the little ones, and the strangers who were [fn]living among them.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 20:2 - And the [fn]leaders of all the people, all the tribes of Israel, took their stand in the assembly H6951 of the people of God, four hundred thousand foot [fn]soldiers who drew 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 go up to the LORD in the assembly H6951?” For [fn]they had taken a solemn oath concerning anyone who did not go up to the LORD at Mizpah, saying, “He shall certainly be put to death.”
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 21:8 - And they said, “What one is there of the tribes of Israel that did not go up to the LORD 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 this entire assembly H6951 may know that the LORD does not save by sword or by spear; for the battle is the LORD’S, and He will hand you over to us!”
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 8:14 - Then the king [fn]turned 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 the LORD in the presence of all the assembly H6951 of Israel, and he 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 held the [fn]feast at that time, and all Israel with him, a great assembly H6951 from the entrance of Hamath to the brook of Egypt, before the LORD our God, for seven days and seven more days, that is, fourteen days.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 12:3 - Then they sent word and summoned him, and Jeroboam and all the assembly H6951 of Israel came and spoke to Rehoboam, saying,
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 13:2 - David said to all the assembly H6951 of Israel, “If it seems good to you, and if it is from the LORD our God, [fn]let us send word everywhere to our kinsmen who remain in all the land of Israel, and to the priests and Levites who are with them in their cities with pasture lands, that they meet with us;
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 13:4 - Then all the assembly H6951 said that they would do so, for [fn]this 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 the LORD, and in the [fn]presence of our God, keep and seek after all the commandments of the LORD your God so that you may possess the good land and leave it as an inheritance to your sons after you 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 mankind, but for the LORD God.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 29:10 - So David blessed the LORD in the sight of all the assembly H6951; and David said, “Blessed are You, LORD God of Israel our father, forever and ever.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 29:20 - Then David said to all the assembly H6951, “Now bless the LORD your God.” And all the assembly H6951 blessed the LORD, the God of their fathers, and bowed down and paid [fn]homage to the LORD and 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, because God’s tent of meeting was there which Moses, the servant of the LORD 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 was there before the tabernacle of the LORD, and Solomon and the assembly H6951 sought it out.

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