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Kala'

The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   3607  
Original WordWord Origin
alka primitive root
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Kala'TWOT - 980
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
kaw-law'   Verb
 Definition
  1. to restrict, restrain, withhold, shut up, keep back, refrain, forbid
    1. (Qal)
      1. to shut up
      2. to restrain
      3. to withhold
    2. (Niphal) to be restrained
    3. (Piel) to finish
 
 NAS Word Usage - Total: 17
hold them back 1, kept 1, refuse 1, restrain 3, restrained 3, shut 4, stopped 1, withheld 2, withhold 1
 
NAS Verse Count
Genesis2
Exodus1
Numbers1
1 Samuel2
Psalms4
Ecclesiastes1
Isaiah1
Jeremiah2
Ezekiel1
Haggai1


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 Kala'". "The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .