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Lexicon :: Strong's H6958 - qî'

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TWOT Reference: 2014

Strong’s Definitions

קוֹא qôwʼ, ko; or קָיָה qâyâh; (Jeremiah 25:27), a primitive root; to vomit:—spue (out), vomit (out, up, up again).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 8x

The KJV translates Strong's H6958 in the following manner: vomit (5x), spue (3x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 8x
The KJV translates Strong's H6958 in the following manner: vomit (5x), spue (3x).
  1. to vomit up, spue out, disgorge

    1. (Qal) to vomit

    2. (Hiphil) to vomit up

      1. of land spewing out its inhabitants (fig)

      2. vomiting, disgorging

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
קוֹא qôwʼ, ko; or קָיָה qâyâh; (Jeremiah 25:27), a primitive root; to vomit:—spue (out), vomit (out, up, up again).
STRONGS H6958: Abbreviations
† [קִיאZMG xxxvii (1883), 539] verb vomit up, spue out, disgorge (Late Hebrew id., Hiph.; Assyrian ḳâ’u, spit MeissnSuppl. 83; Arabic bdb088304 vomit; Ethiopic [bdb088305] bdb088306 vomit); —
Qal Participle female קָאָה Leviticus 18:28, but read probably קָ֫אָה Perfect 3rd person feminine singular (Di Baen); Imperfect (Qal or Hiph.) 3rd person masculine singular וַיָּקֵא Jonah 2:11 [Jonah 2:10], suffix וַיְקִיאֶנוּ Job 20:15; 3rd person feminine singular תָּקִיא Leviticus 18:28; Leviticus 20:22, וַתָּקִא Leviticus 18:25; 2nd person masculine singular suffix תְּקִיאֶנָּה Proverbs 23:8;
Hiph. Perfect suffix consecutive וַהֲקֵאתוֺ Proverbs 25:16; all vomit up: — with accusative, literal Proverbs 23:8; Proverbs 25:16; Jonah 2:11 [Jonah 2:10]; figurative of land casting out inhabitants Leviticus 18:25, Leviticus 18:28 (twice in verse); Leviticus 20:22 (all H); of disgorging riches Job 20:15.
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs


18:25; 18:25; 18:28; 18:28; 18:28; 20:22; 20:22


20:15; 20:15


23:8; 23:8; 25:16; 25:16


2:10; 2:10


Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H6958 matches the Hebrew קִיא (qî'),
which occurs 8 times in 7 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxLev 18:25 - ‘For the land has become defiled, therefore I have brought its punishment upon it, so the land has vomited H6958 out H6958 its inhabitants.
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 18:28 - so that the land will not vomit H6958 you out H6958 should you defile it, as it has vomited H6958 out H6958 the nation which was there before you.
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 20:22 - ‘You are therefore to keep all My statutes and all My ordinances, and do them, so that the land to which I am bringing you to [fn]live will not vomit H6958 you out H6958.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 20:15 - “He swallows riches,
But will vomit H6958 them up H6958;
God will expel them from his belly.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 23:8 - You will vomit H6958 up H6958 [fn]the morsel you have eaten
And waste your [fn]compliments.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 25:16 - Have you found honey? Eat only [fn]what you need,
So that you do not have it in excess and vomit H6958 it.
Unchecked Copy BoxJon 2:10 - Then the LORD commanded the fish, and it vomited H6958 Jonah up H6958 onto the dry land.
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