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Lexicon :: Strong's H7069 - qānâ

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A primitive root
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Strong’s Definitions

קָנָה qânâh, kaw-naw'; a primitive root; to erect, i.e. create; by extension, to procure, especially by purchase (causatively, sell); by implication to own:—attain, buy(-er), teach to keep cattle, get, provoke to jealousy, possess(-or), purchase, recover, redeem, × surely, × verily.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 84x

The KJV translates Strong's H7069 in the following manner: Buy (46x), get (15x), purchased (5x), buyer (3x), possessor (3x), possessed (2x), owner (1x), recover (1x), redeemed (1x), miscellaneous (7x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 84x
The KJV translates Strong's H7069 in the following manner: Buy (46x), get (15x), purchased (5x), buyer (3x), possessor (3x), possessed (2x), owner (1x), recover (1x), redeemed (1x), miscellaneous (7x).
  1. to get, acquire, create, buy, possess

    1. (Qal)

      1. to get, acquire, obtain

        1. of God originating, creating, redeeming His people

          1. possessor

        2. of Eve acquiring

        3. of acquiring knowledge, wisdom

      2. to buy

    2. (Niphal) to be bought

    3. (Hiphil) to cause to possess

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
קָנָה qânâh, kaw-naw'; a primitive root; to erect, i.e. create; by extension, to procure, especially by purchase (causatively, sell); by implication to own:—attain, buy(-er), teach to keep cattle, get, provoke to jealousy, possess(-or), purchase, recover, redeem, × surely, × verily.
STRONGS H7069: Abbreviations
I. קָנָה 84 verb get, acquire (Late Hebrew = Biblical Hebrew; Phoenician (Punic) מקנא, property [in cattle]; Assyrian ḳanû, gain, acquire, MeissnSuppl. 85; Arabic bdb088808 (bdb088809,bdb088810) acquire, procure; Sabean קני acquire, possess, CISiv, no. 89, 5.6, קני noun property Idib, no. 3, 8, 29, 3; Ethiopic bdb088809 acquire, subjugate; Aramaic קְנָא, bdb088811 (accquire); —
Qal81 Perfect 3rd person masculine singular ק׳ Genesis 25:10 +; suffix קֶָ נ֑ךָ Deuteronomy 32:6, קָנָהוּ Leviticus 27:24; 3rd person feminine singularקָֽנְתָה Psalm 78:54; 2nd person masculine singular קָנִיתָ Exodus 15:16 +, etc.; Imperfect 3rd person masculine singular יִקְנֶךְ Leviticus 22:11 +, וַיִ֫קֶן Genesis 33:19 +, etc.; Imperative masculine singular קְנֵח Genesis 47:19 +; Infinitive absolute קָנֹה Leviticus 25:14; 1 Chronicles 21:24, קָנוֺ 2 Samuel 24:24; cstr. קְנֹה Proverbs 16:16, קְנוֺת Proverbs 16:16 +, etc.; Participle קֹנֶה Deuteronomy 28:68, קְוֺנֶה Proverbs 15:32 +, etc.; —
1. get, acquire (all poetry) :
a. of God as originating, creating, קֹנֵה שָׁמַיִם וָאָרֶץ Genesis 14:19, 22; Deuteronomy 32:6 (Israel), Psalm 139:13 (כִּלְֹיתָ֑י); Proverbs 8:22 (חכמה which see).
b. of God as victoriously redeeming his people Exodus 15:16; Isaiah 11:11; Psalm 74:2 (|| גָּאַל) object הַרוֶֿה Psalm 78:54.
c. of Eve, acquiring קַיִן, אֶתיֿ׳ (i.e. with the help of), Genesis 4:1 (J).
d. of acquiring wisdom, knowledge (only Proverbs): Proverbs 1:5; Proverbs 4:5 (twice in verse); Proverbs 4:7 (twice in verse); Proverbs 15:32; Proverbs 16:16 (twice in verse); Proverbs 17:16; Proverbs 18:15; Proverbs 19:8; Proverbs 23:23.
Niph. be bought: Perfect 3rd person masculine singular נִקְנָה Jeremiah 32:43; Imperfect 3rd person masculine plural יִקָּנוּ Jeremiah 32:15.
Hiph. Perfect 3rd person masculine singular suffix אָדָם חִקְנַנִי Zechariah 13:5; AV makes denominative of מִקְנֶה cattle; Thes RV MartiKau Buhl caused (one) to purchase me, i.e. made me a bondman; < We Now GASm read אֲרָמָה קִנְיָנִיParticiple מַקְנֶה see קנא.

See related Aramaic BDB entry H7066.
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs


4:1; 14:19; 14:22; 25:10; 33:19; 47:19; 47:22; 50:13


15:16; 15:16; 21:2


22:11; 25:14; 25:30; 27:24; 27:24


28:68; 28:68; 32:6; 32:6

2 Samuel


1 Chronicles



74:2; 78:54; 78:54; 139:13


1:5; 4:5; 4:7; 8:22; 15:32; 15:32; 16:16; 16:16; 16:16; 17:16; 18:15; 19:8; 20:14; 23:23


1:3; 11:11; 24:2


13:1; 32:15; 32:43




11:5; 13:5

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H7069 matches the Hebrew קָנָה (qānâ),
which occurs 86 times in 76 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Page 1 / 2 (Gen 4:1–Pro 16:16)

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 4:1 - And Adam knew Eve his wife; and she conceived, and bare Cain, and said, I have gotten H7069 a man from the LORD.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 14:19 - And he blessed him, and said, Blessed be Abram of the most high God, possessor H7069 of heaven and earth:
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 14:22 - And Abram said to the king of Sodom, I have lift up mine hand unto the LORD, the most high God, the possessor H7069 of heaven and earth,
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 25:10 - The field which Abraham purchased H7069 of the sons of Heth: there was Abraham buried, and Sarah his wife.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 33:19 - And he bought H7069 a parcel of a field, where he had spread his tent, at the hand of the children of Hamor, Shechem's father, for an hundred pieces of money.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 39:1 - And Joseph was brought down to Egypt; and Potiphar, an officer of Pharaoh, captain of the guard, an Egyptian, bought H7069 him of the hands of the Ishmeelites, which had brought him down thither.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 47:19 - Wherefore shall we die before thine eyes, both we and our land? buy H7069 us and our land for bread, and we and our land will be servants unto Pharaoh: and give us seed, that we may live, and not die, that the land be not desolate.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 47:20 - And Joseph bought H7069 all the land of Egypt for Pharaoh; for the Egyptians sold every man his field, because the famine prevailed over them: so the land became Pharaoh's.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 47:22 - Only the land of the priests bought he H7069 not; for the priests had a portion assigned them of Pharaoh, and did eat their portion which Pharaoh gave them: wherefore they sold not their lands.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 47:23 - Then Joseph said unto the people, Behold, I have bought H7069 you this day and your land for Pharaoh: lo, here is seed for you, and ye shall sow the land.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 49:30 - In the cave that is in the field of Machpelah, which is before Mamre, in the land of Canaan, which Abraham bought H7069 with the field of Ephron the Hittite for a possession of a buryingplace.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 50:13 - For his sons carried him into the land of Canaan, and buried him in the cave of the field of Machpelah, which Abraham bought H7069 with the field for a possession of a buryingplace of Ephron the Hittite, before Mamre.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 15:16 - Fear and dread shall fall upon them; by the greatness of thine arm they shall be as still as a stone; till thy people pass over, O LORD, till the people pass over, which thou hast purchased. H7069
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 21:2 - If thou buy H7069 an Hebrew servant, six years he shall serve: and in the seventh he shall go out free for nothing.
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 22:11 - But if the priest buy H7069 any soul with his money, he shall eat of it, and he that is born in his house: they shall eat of his meat.
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 25:14 - And if thou sell ought unto thy neighbour, or buyest H7069 ought of thy neighbour's hand, ye shall not oppress one another:
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 25:15 - According to the number of years after the jubile thou shalt buy H7069 of thy neighbour, and according unto the number of years of the fruits he shall sell unto thee:
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 25:28 - But if he be not able to restore it to him, then that which is sold shall remain in the hand of him that hath bought H7069 it until the year of jubile: and in the jubile it shall go out, and he shall return unto his possession.
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 25:30 - And if it be not redeemed within the space of a full year, then the house that is in the walled city shall be established for ever to him that bought H7069 it throughout his generations: it shall not go out in the jubile.
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 25:44 - Both thy bondmen, and thy bondmaids, which thou shalt have, shall be of the heathen that are round about you; of them shall ye buy H7069 bondmen and bondmaids.
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 25:45 - Moreover of the children of the strangers that do sojourn among you, of them shall ye buy, H7069 and of their families that are with you, which they begat in your land: and they shall be your possession.
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 25:50 - And he shall reckon with him that bought H7069 him from the year that he was sold to him unto the year of jubile: and the price of his sale shall be according unto the number of years, according to the time of an hired servant shall it be with him.
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 27:24 - In the year of the jubile the field shall return unto him of whom it was bought, H7069 even to him to whom the possession of the land did belong.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 28:68 - And the LORD shall bring thee into Egypt again with ships, by the way whereof I spake unto thee, Thou shalt see it no more again: and there ye shall be sold unto your enemies for bondmen and bondwomen, and no man shall buy H7069 you.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 32:6 - Do ye thus requite the LORD, O foolish people and unwise? is not he thy father that hath bought H7069 thee? hath he not made thee, and established thee?
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 24:32 - And the bones of Joseph, which the children of Israel brought up out of Egypt, buried they in Shechem, in a parcel of ground which Jacob bought H7069 of the sons of Hamor the father of Shechem for an hundred pieces of silver: and it became the inheritance of the children of Joseph.
Unchecked Copy BoxRth 4:4 - And I thought to advertise thee, saying, Buy H7069 it before the inhabitants, and before the elders of my people. If thou wilt redeem it, redeem it: but if thou wilt not redeem it, then tell me, that I may know: for there is none to redeem it beside thee; and I am after thee. And he said, I will redeem it.
Unchecked Copy BoxRth 4:5 - Then said Boaz, What day thou buyest H7069 the field of the hand of Naomi, thou must buy H7069 it also of Ruth the Moabitess, the wife of the dead, to raise up the name of the dead upon his inheritance.
Unchecked Copy BoxRth 4:8 - Therefore the kinsman said unto Boaz, Buy H7069 it for thee. So he drew off his shoe.
Unchecked Copy BoxRth 4:9 - And Boaz said unto the elders, and unto all the people, Ye are witnesses this day, that I have bought H7069 all that was Elimelech's, and all that was Chilion's and Mahlon's, of the hand of Naomi.
Unchecked Copy BoxRth 4:10 - Moreover Ruth the Moabitess, the wife of Mahlon, have I purchased H7069 to be my wife, to raise up the name of the dead upon his inheritance, that the name of the dead be not cut off from among his brethren, and from the gate of his place: ye are witnesses this day.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 12:3 - But the poor man had nothing, save one little ewe lamb, which he had bought H7069 and nourished up: and it grew up together with him, and with his children; it did eat of his own meat, and drank of his own cup, and lay in his bosom, and was unto him as a daughter.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 24:21 - And Araunah said, Wherefore is my lord the king come to his servant? And David said, To buy H7069 the threshingfloor of thee, to build an altar unto the LORD, that the plague may be stayed from the people.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 24:24 - And the king said unto Araunah, Nay; but I will surely H7069 buy H7069 it of thee at a price: neither will I offer burnt offerings unto the LORD my God of that which doth cost me nothing. So David bought H7069 the threshingfloor and the oxen for fifty shekels of silver.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 16:24 - And he bought H7069 the hill Samaria of Shemer for two talents of silver, and built on the hill, and called the name of the city which he built, after the name of Shemer, owner of the hill, Samaria.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 12:12 - And to masons, and hewers of stone, and to buy H7069 timber and hewed stone to repair the breaches of the house of the LORD, and for all that was laid out for the house to repair it.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 22:6 - Unto carpenters, and builders, and masons, and to buy H7069 timber and hewn stone to repair the house.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 21:24 - And king David said to Ornan, Nay; but I will verily H7069 buy H7069 it for the full price: for I will not take that which is thine for the LORD, nor offer burnt offerings without cost.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 34:11 - Even to the artificers and builders gave they it, to buy H7069 hewn stone, and timber for couplings, and to floor the houses which the kings of Judah had destroyed.
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 5:8 - And I said unto them, We after our ability have redeemed H7069 our brethren the Jews, which were sold unto the heathen; and will ye even sell your brethren? or shall they be sold unto us? Then held they their peace, and found nothing to answer.
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 5:16 - Yea, also I continued in the work of this wall, neither bought H7069 we any land: and all my servants were gathered thither unto the work.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 74:2 - Remember thy congregation, which thou hast purchased H7069 of old; the rod of thine inheritance, which thou hast redeemed; this mount Zion, wherein thou hast dwelt.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 78:54 - And he brought them to the border of his sanctuary, even to this mountain, which his right hand had purchased. H7069
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 139:13 - For thou hast possessed H7069 my reins: thou hast covered me in my mother's womb.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 1:5 - A wise man will hear, and will increase learning; and a man of understanding shall attain H7069 unto wise counsels:
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 4:5 - Get H7069 wisdom, get H7069 understanding: forget it not; neither decline from the words of my mouth.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 4:7 - Wisdom is the principal thing; therefore get H7069 wisdom: and with all thy getting get understanding.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 8:22 - The LORD possessed H7069 me in the beginning of his way, before his works of old.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 15:32 - He that refuseth instruction despiseth his own soul: but he that heareth reproof getteth H7069 understanding.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 16:16 - How much better is it to get H7069 wisdom than gold! and to get H7069 understanding rather to be chosen than silver!

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