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Lexicon :: Strong's H7045 - qᵊlālâ

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Part of Speech
feminine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
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TWOT Reference: 2028d

Strong’s Definitions

קְלָלָה qᵉlâlâh, kel-aw-law'; from H7043; vilification:—(ac-) curse(-d, -ing).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 33x

The KJV translates Strong's H7045 in the following manner: curse (27x), cursing (5x), accursed (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 33x
The KJV translates Strong's H7045 in the following manner: curse (27x), cursing (5x), accursed (1x).
  1. curse, vilification, execration

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
קְלָלָה qᵉlâlâh, kel-aw-law'; from H7043; vilification:—(ac-) curse(-d, -ing).
STRONGS H7045: Abbreviations
קְלָלָה 33 noun feminine curse; — absoluteק׳ Genesis 27:12 +; construct קִלְלַת Judges 9:57 +; suffix קִלְלָֽתְךָ Genesis 27:13, קִלְלָתוֺ 2 Samuel 16:22 (van d. H. Kt קללתי, so We Dr Löhr); plural קְלָלוֺת Deuteronomy 28:15, 45; — curse, Genesis 27:12, 13(J); often opposed to בְּרָכָה, Deuteronomy 11:26, 28; Deuteronomy 23:6 = Nehemiah 13:2, + 8 times Deuteronomy; Joshua 8:34 (D), Judges 9:57; Psalm 109:17; Psalm 109:18; Proverbs 27:14; קִלְלַת חִנָּם Proverbs 26:2 a groundless curse, compare 2 Samuel 16:12; קְלָלָה נִמְרֶצֶת 1 Kings 2:8 a grievous curse; = a formula of cursing Jeremiah 29:22; = object of curse, קִלְלַת אֱלֹהִים תָּלוּי Deuteronomy 21:23, שַׁמָּה וּקְלָלָה 2 Kings 22:19, compare Jeremiah 24:9; Jeremiah 25:18 + 6 times Jeremiah; Zechariah 8:13.
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs


27:12; 27:12; 27:13; 27:13


11:26; 11:28; 21:23; 23:6; 28:15; 28:45




9:57; 9:57

2 Samuel

16:12; 16:22

1 Kings


2 Kings





109:17; 109:18


26:2; 27:14


24:9; 25:18; 29:22




Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H7045 matches the Hebrew קְלָלָה (qᵊlālâ),
which occurs 33 times in 33 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 27:12 - My father peradventure will feel me, and I shall seem to him as a deceiver; and I shall bring a curse H7045 upon me, and not a blessing.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 27:13 - And his mother said unto him, Upon me be thy curse, H7045 my son: only obey my voice, and go fetch me them.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 11:26 - Behold, I set before you this day a blessing and a curse; H7045
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 11:28 - And a curse, H7045 if ye will not obey the commandments of the LORD your God, but turn aside out of the way which I command you this day, to go after other gods, which ye have not known.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 11:29 - And it shall come to pass, when the LORD thy God hath brought thee in unto the land whither thou goest to possess it, that thou shalt put the blessing upon mount Gerizim, and the curse H7045 upon mount Ebal.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 21:23 - His body shall not remain all night upon the tree, but thou shalt in any wise bury him that day; (for he that is hanged is accursed H7045 of God;) that thy land be not defiled, which the LORD thy God giveth thee for an inheritance.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 23:5 - Nevertheless the LORD thy God would not hearken unto Balaam; but the LORD thy God turned the curse H7045 into a blessing unto thee, because the LORD thy God loved thee.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 27:13 - And these shall stand upon mount Ebal to curse; H7045 Reuben, Gad, and Asher, and Zebulun, Dan, and Naphtali.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 28:15 - But it shall come to pass, if thou wilt not hearken unto the voice of the LORD thy God, to observe to do all his commandments and his statutes which I command thee this day; that all these curses H7045 shall come upon thee, and overtake thee:
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 28:45 - Moreover all these curses H7045 shall come upon thee, and shall pursue thee, and overtake thee, till thou be destroyed; because thou hearkenedst not unto the voice of the LORD thy God, to keep his commandments and his statutes which he commanded thee:
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 29:27 - And the anger of the LORD was kindled against this land, to bring upon it all the curses H7045 that are written in this book:
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 30:1 - And it shall come to pass, when all these things are come upon thee, the blessing and the curse, H7045 which I have set before thee, and thou shalt call them to mind among all the nations, whither the LORD thy God hath driven thee,
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 30:19 - I call heaven and earth to record this day against you, that I have set before you life and death, blessing and cursing: H7045 therefore choose life, that both thou and thy seed may live:
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 8:34 - And afterward he read all the words of the law, the blessings and cursings, H7045 according to all that is written in the book of the law.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 9:57 - And all the evil of the men of Shechem did God render upon their heads: and upon them came the curse H7045 of Jotham the son of Jerubbaal.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 16:12 - It may be that the LORD will look on mine affliction, and that the LORD will requite me good for his cursing H7045 this day.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 2:8 - And, behold, thou hast with thee Shimei the son of Gera, a Benjamite of Bahurim, which cursed me with a grievous curse H7045 in the day when I went to Mahanaim: but he came down to meet me at Jordan, and I sware to him by the LORD, saying, I will not put thee to death with the sword.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 22:19 - Because thine heart was tender, and thou hast humbled thyself before the LORD, when thou heardest what I spake against this place, and against the inhabitants thereof, that they should become a desolation and a curse, H7045 and hast rent thy clothes, and wept before me; I also have heard thee, saith the LORD.
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 13:2 - Because they met not the children of Israel with bread and with water, but hired Balaam against them, that he should curse them: howbeit our God turned the curse H7045 into a blessing.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 109:17 - As he loved cursing, H7045 so let it come unto him: as he delighted not in blessing, so let it be far from him.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 109:18 - As he clothed himself with cursing H7045 like as with his garment, so let it come into his bowels like water, and like oil into his bones.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 26:2 - As the bird by wandering, as the swallow by flying, so the curse H7045 causeless shall not come.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 27:14 - He that blesseth his friend with a loud voice, rising early in the morning, it shall be counted a curse H7045 to him.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 24:9 - And I will deliver them to be removed into all the kingdoms of the earth for their hurt, to be a reproach and a proverb, a taunt and a curse, H7045 in all places whither I shall drive them.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 25:18 - To wit, Jerusalem, and the cities of Judah, and the kings thereof, and the princes thereof, to make them a desolation, an astonishment, an hissing, and a curse; H7045 as it is this day;
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 26:6 - Then will I make this house like Shiloh, and will make this city a curse H7045 to all the nations of the earth.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 29:22 - And of them shall be taken up a curse H7045 by all the captivity of Judah which are in Babylon, saying, The LORD make thee like Zedekiah and like Ahab, whom the king of Babylon roasted in the fire;
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 42:18 - For thus saith the LORD of hosts, the God of Israel; As mine anger and my fury hath been poured forth upon the inhabitants of Jerusalem; so shall my fury be poured forth upon you, when ye shall enter into Egypt: and ye shall be an execration, and an astonishment, and a curse, H7045 and a reproach; and ye shall see this place no more.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 44:8 - In that ye provoke me unto wrath with the works of your hands, burning incense unto other gods in the land of Egypt, whither ye be gone to dwell, that ye might cut yourselves off, and that ye might be a curse H7045 and a reproach among all the nations of the earth?
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 44:12 - And I will take the remnant of Judah, that have set their faces to go into the land of Egypt to sojourn there, and they shall all be consumed, and fall in the land of Egypt; they shall even be consumed by the sword and by the famine: they shall die, from the least even unto the greatest, by the sword and by the famine: and they shall be an execration, and an astonishment, and a curse, H7045 and a reproach.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 44:22 - So that the LORD could no longer bear, because of the evil of your doings, and because of the abominations which ye have committed; therefore is your land a desolation, and an astonishment, and a curse, H7045 without an inhabitant, as at this day.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 49:13 - For I have sworn by myself, saith the LORD, that Bozrah shall become a desolation, a reproach, a waste, and a curse; H7045 and all the cities thereof shall be perpetual wastes.
Unchecked Copy BoxZec 8:13 - And it shall come to pass, that as ye were a curse H7045 among the heathen, O house of Judah, and house of Israel; so will I save you, and ye shall be a blessing: fear not, but let your hands be strong.
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