Chasak

The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

Strong's Number: 2820 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
$Xxa primitive root
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
ChasakTWOT - 765
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
khaw-sak' Verb
Definition
  1. to withhold, restrain, hold back, keep in check, refrain
    1. (Qal)
      1. to withhold, keep back, keep for oneself, keep from, hold in check, refrain, spare, reserve
      2. to restrain, check
    2. (Niphal) to assuage, be spared
NAS Word Usage - Total: 27
hold them back 1, hold back 2, keep back 1, keeps back 1, kept 1, kept their in check 1, kept back 1, lessen 1, lessened 1, refrain 1, requited 1, reserved 2, restrain 1, restrained 1, restrains 2, spare 2, spared 1, unrestrained* 1, withheld 3, withholds 2
NAS Verse Count
Genesis4
1 Samuel1
2 Samuel1
2 Kings1
Ezra1
Job7
Psalms2
Proverbs6
Isaiah3
Jeremiah1


Total27
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 Chasak". "The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .