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Lexicon :: Strong's H7181 - qāšaḇ

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Strong’s Definitions

קָשַׁב qâshab, kaw-shab'; a primitive root; to prick up the ears, i.e. hearken:—attend, (cause to) hear(-ken), give heed, incline, mark (well), regard.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 46x

The KJV translates Strong's H7181 in the following manner: hearken (27x), attend (10x), heed (3x), hear (2x), incline (1x), marked (1x), regarded (1x), mark well (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 46x
The KJV translates Strong's H7181 in the following manner: hearken (27x), attend (10x), heed (3x), hear (2x), incline (1x), marked (1x), regarded (1x), mark well (1x).
  1. to hear, be attentive, heed, incline (of ears), attend (of ears), hearken, pay attention, listen

    1. (Qal) incline, attend (of ears), hearken, pay attention, listen

    2. (Hiphil) to pay attention, give attention

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
קָשַׁב qâshab, kaw-shab'; a primitive root; to prick up the ears, i.e. hearken:—attend, (cause to) hear(-ken), give heed, incline, mark (well), regard.
STRONGS H7181: Abbreviations
[קָשַׁב]46 verb incline, attend, of ears; —
Qal Imperfect 3rd person feminine plural תִּקְשַׁבְנָה Isaiah 32:3 (subject אזנים).
Hiph. Perfect 3rd person masculine singular הִקְשִׁיב Jeremiah 23:18; Psalm 66:19, etc.; Imperfect 3rd person masculine singular יַקְשִׁב Isaiah 42:23, etc.; Imperative masculine singular הַקְשֵׁב Job 33:21, especially הַקְשִׁ֫יבָה Psalm 5:3 +, etc.; Infinitive construct הַקְשִׁיב 1 Samuel 15:22 +; Participle מַקְשִׁיב Proverbs 1:24 +, plural מַקְשִׁיבִים Songs 8:13; — give attention (sometimes + שָׁמַע); absolute Hosea 5:1; 1 Samuel 15:22; Isaiah 10:30; Isaiah 28:23; Isaiah 34:1; Isaiah 49:1; Micah 1:2 + 12 times; + אֶל person Jeremiah 18:19; Zechariah 1:4; Isaiah 51:4 (|| הֶאֱזִינוּ), לְ person Psalm 55:3; + אֶל of thing Jeremiah 18:18; Nehemiah 9:34; Psalm 142:7, עַל of thing Jeremiah 6:19; Proverbs 17:4; Proverbs 29:12, ל of thing Jeremiah 6:17; Isaiah 48:18; Proverbs 4:20; Proverbs 5:1; Proverbs 7:24; Psalm 5:3; Songs 8:13, ב of thing Psalm 66:19; Psalm 86:6; also with accusative of thing Jeremiah 23:18; Job 13:6; Psalm 17:1; Psalm 61:2; accusative of congnate meaning with verb Isaiah 21:7; apparently = cause to attend, with accusative אָזְנֶ֑ךָ Proverbs 2:2 (+ ל of thing), Psalm 10:17, but usage would be so late and rare that אָזֱנ֑ךָ is probably subj. thing (Ges§ 144m DaSynt. § 109. R. 3).
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs

1 Samuel

15:22; 15:22




13:6; 33:21


5:3; 5:3; 10:17; 17:1; 55:3; 61:2; 66:19; 66:19; 86:6; 142:7


1:24; 2:2; 4:20; 5:1; 7:24; 17:4; 29:12

Song of Songs

8:13; 8:13


10:30; 21:7; 28:23; 32:3; 34:1; 42:23; 48:18; 49:1; 51:4


6:17; 6:19; 18:18; 18:19; 23:18; 23:18








Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H7181 matches the Hebrew קָשַׁב (qāšaḇ),
which occurs 46 times in 45 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 15:22 - And Samuel said, Hath the LORD as great delight in burnt offerings and sacrifices, as in obeying the voice of the LORD? Behold, to obey is better than sacrifice, and to hearken H7181 than the fat of rams.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 20:15 - And he said, Hearken H7181 ye, all Judah, and ye inhabitants of Jerusalem, and thou king Jehoshaphat, Thus saith the LORD unto you, Be not afraid nor dismayed by reason of this great multitude; for the battle is not yours, but God's.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 33:10 - And the LORD spake to Manasseh, and to his people: but they would not hearken. H7181
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 9:34 - Neither have our kings, our princes, our priests, nor our fathers, kept thy law, nor hearkened H7181 unto thy commandments and thy testimonies, wherewith thou didst testify against them.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 13:6 - Hear now my reasoning, and hearken H7181 to the pleadings of my lips.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 33:31 - Mark well, H7181 O Job, hearken unto me: hold thy peace, and I will speak.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 5:2 - Hearken H7181 unto the voice of my cry, my King, and my God: for unto thee will I pray.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 10:17 - LORD, thou hast heard the desire of the humble: thou wilt prepare their heart, thou wilt cause thine ear to hear: H7181
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 17:1 - [[A Prayer of David.]] Hear the right, O LORD, attend H7181 unto my cry, give ear unto my prayer, that goeth not out of feigned lips.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 55:2 - Attend H7181 unto me, and hear me: I mourn in my complaint, and make a noise;
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 61:1 - [[To the chief Musician upon Neginah, A Psalm of David.]] Hear my cry, O God; attend H7181 unto my prayer.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 66:19 - But verily God hath heard me; he hath attended H7181 to the voice of my prayer.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 86:6 - Give ear, O LORD, unto my prayer; and attend H7181 to the voice of my supplications.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 142:6 - Attend H7181 unto my cry; for I am brought very low: deliver me from my persecutors; for they are stronger than I.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 1:24 - Because I have called, and ye refused; I have stretched out my hand, and no man regarded; H7181
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 2:2 - So that thou incline H7181 thine ear unto wisdom, and apply thine heart to understanding;
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 4:1 - Hear, ye children, the instruction of a father, and attend H7181 to know understanding.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 4:20 - My son, attend H7181 to my words; incline thine ear unto my sayings.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 5:1 - My son, attend H7181 unto my wisdom, and bow thine ear to my understanding:
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 7:24 - Hearken unto me now therefore, O ye children, and attend H7181 to the words of my mouth.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 17:4 - A wicked doer giveth heed H7181 to false lips; and a liar giveth ear to a naughty tongue.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 29:12 - If a ruler hearken H7181 to lies, all his servants are wicked.
Unchecked Copy BoxSng 8:13 - Thou that dwellest in the gardens, the companions hearken H7181 to thy voice: cause me to hear it.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 10:30 - Lift up thy voice, O daughter of Gallim: cause it to be heard H7181 unto Laish, O poor Anathoth.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 21:7 - And he saw a chariot with a couple of horsemen, a chariot of asses, and a chariot of camels; and he hearkened H7181 diligently with much heed:
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 28:23 - Give ye ear, and hear my voice; hearken, H7181 and hear my speech.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 32:3 - And the eyes of them that see shall not be dim, and the ears of them that hear shall hearken. H7181
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 34:1 - Come near, ye nations, to hear; and hearken, H7181 ye people: let the earth hear, and all that is therein; the world, and all things that come forth of it.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 42:23 - Who among you will give ear to this? who will hearken H7181 and hear for the time to come?
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 48:18 - O that thou hadst hearkened H7181 to my commandments! then had thy peace been as a river, and thy righteousness as the waves of the sea:
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 49:1 - Listen, O isles, unto me; and hearken, H7181 ye people, from far; The LORD hath called me from the womb; from the bowels of my mother hath he made mention of my name.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 51:4 - Hearken H7181 unto me, my people; and give ear unto me, O my nation: for a law shall proceed from me, and I will make my judgment to rest for a light of the people.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 6:10 - To whom shall I speak, and give warning, that they may hear? behold, their ear is uncircumcised, and they cannot hearken: H7181 behold, the word of the LORD is unto them a reproach; they have no delight in it.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 6:17 - Also I set watchmen over you, saying, Hearken H7181 to the sound of the trumpet. But they said, We will not hearken. H7181
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 6:19 - Hear, O earth: behold, I will bring evil upon this people, even the fruit of their thoughts, because they have not hearkened H7181 unto my words, nor to my law, but rejected it.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 8:6 - I hearkened H7181 and heard, but they spake not aright: no man repented him of his wickedness, saying, What have I done? every one turned to his course, as the horse rusheth into the battle.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 18:18 - Then said they, Come, and let us devise devices against Jeremiah; for the law shall not perish from the priest, nor counsel from the wise, nor the word from the prophet. Come, and let us smite him with the tongue, and let us not give heed H7181 to any of his words.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 18:19 - Give heed H7181 to me, O LORD, and hearken to the voice of them that contend with me.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 23:18 - For who hath stood in the counsel of the LORD, and hath perceived and heard his word? who hath marked H7181 his word, and heard it?
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 9:19 - O Lord, hear; O Lord, forgive; O Lord, hearken H7181 and do; defer not, for thine own sake, O my God: for thy city and thy people are called by thy name.
Unchecked Copy BoxHos 5:1 - Hear ye this, O priests; and hearken, H7181 ye house of Israel; and give ye ear, O house of the king; for judgment is toward you, because ye have been a snare on Mizpah, and a net spread upon Tabor.
Unchecked Copy BoxMic 1:2 - Hear, all ye people; hearken, H7181 O earth, and all that therein is: and let the Lord GOD be witness against you, the Lord from his holy temple.
Unchecked Copy BoxZec 1:4 - Be ye not as your fathers, unto whom the former prophets have cried, saying, Thus saith the LORD of hosts; Turn ye now from your evil ways, and from your evil doings: but they did not hear, nor hearken H7181 unto me, saith the LORD.
Unchecked Copy BoxZec 7:11 - But they refused to hearken, H7181 and pulled away the shoulder, and stopped their ears, that they should not hear.
Unchecked Copy BoxMal 3:16 - Then they that feared the LORD spake often one to another: and the LORD hearkened, H7181 and heard it, and a book of remembrance was written before him for them that feared the LORD, and that thought upon his name.
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