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Lexicon :: Strong's H7058 - qemaḥ

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Part of Speech
masculine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
From an unused root probably meaning to grind
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TWOT Reference: 2033a

Strong’s Definitions

קֶמַח qemach, keh'-makh; from an unused root probably meaning to grind; flour:—flour, meal.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 14x

The KJV translates Strong's H7058 in the following manner: meal (10x), flour (4x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 14x
The KJV translates Strong's H7058 in the following manner: meal (10x), flour (4x).
  1. flour, meal, meal flour

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
קֶמַח qemach, keh'-makh; from an unused root probably meaning to grind; flour:—flour, meal.
STRONGS H7058: Abbreviations
קֶ֫מַח noun [masculine] flour, meal; — absolute ק׳ 1 Samuel 1:24 +, קָ֑מַח Isaiah 47:2; construct קֶמַח Numbers 5:15; — Judges 6:19 (material for unleavened cakes), 1 Samuel 1:24; 1 Samuel 28:24; 2 Kings 4:41; defined by סֹלֶת (which see) Genesis 18:6, distinguished from סֹלֶת 1Ki 5:2; of barley (שְׂעֹרִים) Numbers 5:15 (P), but 2 Samuel 17:28 + חִטִּם, שְׂעֹרִים, קָלִי; + other articles of food 1 Chronicles 12:41 [1 Chronicles 12:40] (van d. H. 1 Chronicles 12:40 [1 Chronicles 12:39]); kept in a כַּד 1 Kings 17:12, 14, 16; made by grinding Isaiah 47:2; צֶמַחבְּלִי יַעֲשֶׂה ק׳ Hosea 8:7.
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs




5:15; 5:15



1 Samuel

1:24; 1:24; 28:24

2 Samuel


1 Kings

5:2; 17:12; 17:14; 17:16

2 Kings


1 Chronicles

12:39; 12:40


47:2; 47:2




Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H7058 matches the Hebrew קֶמַח (qemaḥ),
which occurs 14 times in 14 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 18:6 - So Abraham hurried into the tent to Sarah, and said, “[fn]Quickly, prepare three [fn]measures of fine flour H7058, knead it, and make bread cakes.”
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 5:15 - the man shall then bring his wife to the priest, and shall bring as [fn]an offering for her a tenth of an [fn]ephah of barley meal H7058; he shall not pour oil on it nor put frankincense on it, because it is a grain offering of jealousy, a grain offering of reminder, a reminder of wrongdoing.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 6:19 -

Then Gideon went in and prepared a young goat and unleavened bread from an [fn]ephah of flour H7058; he put the meat in a basket [fn]and the broth in a pot, and brought them out to him under the [fn]oak and presented them.

Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 1:24 - Now when she had weaned him, she took him up with her, with a three-year-old bull, one ephah of flour H7058, and a jug of wine, and brought him to the house of the LORD in Shiloh, although the child was young.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 28:24 - Now the woman had a fattened calf in the house, and she quickly slaughtered it; then she took flour H7058, kneaded it and baked unleavened bread from it.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 17:28 - brought beds, basins, pottery, wheat, barley, flour H7058, roasted grain, beans, lentils, roasted seeds,
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 4:22 -

Solomon’s [fn]provision for one day was [fn]thirty kors of fine flour and [fn]sixty kors of meal H7058,

Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 17:12 - But she said, “As the LORD your God lives, I have no food, only a handful of flour H7058 in the [fn]bowl and a little oil in the jar; and behold, I am gathering [fn]a few sticks so that I may go in and prepare it for me and my son, so that we may [fn]eat it and die.”
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 17:14 - “For this is what the LORD, the God of Israel says: ‘The [fn]bowl of flour H7058 shall not be used up, nor shall the jar of oil become empty, until the day that the LORD provides rain on the face of the earth.’”
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 17:16 - The [fn]bowl of flour H7058 was not used up, nor did the jar of oil become empty, in accordance with the word of the LORD which He spoke through Elijah.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 4:41 - Then he said, “Bring flour H7058.” And he threw it into the pot, and said, “Pour it out for the people that they may eat.” Then there was nothing harmful in the pot.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 12:40 - Moreover, those who were near to them, as far as Issachar, Zebulun, and Naphtali, brought food on donkeys, camels, mules, and on oxen, great quantities of flour H7058 cakes H7058, fig cakes and bunches of raisins, wine, oil, oxen, and sheep. There was joy indeed in Israel.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 47:2 -

“Take the millstones and grind flour H7058.

Remove your veil, strip off the skirt,

Uncover the leg, cross the rivers.

Unchecked Copy BoxHos 8:7 -

For they sow wind

And they harvest a storm.

The standing grain has no [fn]kernels;

It yields no [fn]grain H7058.

If it were to yield, strangers would swallow it.

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