Qara'

The KJV Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   07121  
Original WordWord Origin
arqa primitive root [rather identical with (07122) through the idea of accosting a person met]
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Qara'TWOT - 2063
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
kaw-raw'   Verb
 Definition
  1. to call, call out, recite, read, cry out, proclaim
    1. (Qal)
      1. to call, cry, utter a loud sound
      2. to call unto, cry (for help), call (with name of God)
      3. to proclaim
      4. to read aloud, read (to oneself), read
      5. to summon, invite, call for, call and commission, appoint, call and endow
      6. to call, name, give name to, call by
    2. (Niphal)
      1. to call oneself
      2. to be called, be proclaimed, be read aloud, be summoned, be named
    3. (Pual) to be called, be named, be called out, be chosen
 
 King James Word Usage - Total: 735
call 528, cried 98, read 38, proclaim 36, named 7, guests 4, invited 3, gave 3, renowned 3, bidden 2, preach 2, miscellaneous 11
 
  KJV Verse Count 
Genesis102
Exodus34
Leviticus9
Numbers17
Deuteronomy21
Joshua15
Judges26
Ruth5
1 Samuel31
2 Samuel28
1 Kings37
2 Kings29
1 Chronicles14
2 Chronicles14
Ezra2
Nehemiah8
Esther10
Job10
Psalms53
Proverbs17
Ecclesiastes1
Solomon1
Isaiah82
Jeremiah58
Lamentations7
Ezekiel9
Daniel5
Hosea9
Joel5
Amos6
Jonah8
Micah2
Habakkuk1
Zephaniah2
Haggai1
Zechariah9
Malachi1


Total689
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". .