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The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   7401  
Original WordWord Origin
$kra primitive root
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
RakakTWOT - 2164
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
raw-kak'   Verb
  1. to be tender, be soft, be weak
    1. (Qal)
      1. to be tender, be weak (of heart) 1a
    2. to be timid, be fearful 1a
    3. to be softened, be penitent
      1. to be soft (of treacherous words)
    4. (Pual) to be softened
    5. (Hiphil) to cause to be weak
    6. (Niphal) tender
 NAS Word Usage - Total: 9
faint 1, fainthearted* 3, grow faint 1, softened 1, softer 1, tender 2
NAS Verse Count
2 Kings1
2 Chronicles1

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 Rakak". "The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .