Qara'

The KJV Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

Strong's Number: 07122 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
arqa primitive root, to encounter, whether accidentally or in a hostile manner
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Qara'TWOT - 2064
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
kaw-raw' Verb
Definition
  1. to encounter, befall, meet
    1. (Qal)
      1. to meet, encounter
      2. to befall (fig)
    2. (Niphal) to meet, meet unexpectedly
    3. (Hiphil) to cause to meet
King James Word Usage - Total: 16
befall 5, come 4, chance 2, happened 2, met 2, fall out 1
KJV Verse Count
Genesis3
Exodus2
Leviticus1
Deuteronomy2
2 Samuel3
Job1
Isaiah1
Jeremiah3


Total16
The Hebrew lexicon is Brown, Driver, Briggs, Gesenius Lexicon; this is keyed to the "Theological Word Book of the Old Testament." These files are considered public domain.

Bibliography Information

Brown, Driver, Briggs and Gesenius. "Hebrew Lexicon entry for Qara'". "The KJV Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .