Charam

The KJV Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

Strong's Number: 02763 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
~rxa primitive root
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
CharamTWOT - 744,745
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
khaw-ram' Verb
Definition
  1. to ban, devote, destroy utterly, completely destroy, dedicate for destruction, exterminate
    1. (Hiphil)
      1. to prohibit (for common use), ban
      2. to consecrate, devote, dedicate for destruction
      3. to exterminate, completely destroy
    2. (Hophal)
      1. to be put under the ban, be devoted to destruction
      2. to be devoted, be forfeited
      3. to be completely destroyed
  2. to split, slit, mutilate (a part of the body)
    1. (Qal) to mutilate
    2. (Hiphil) to divide
King James Word Usage - Total: 52
destroy 34, utterly 10, devote 2, accursed 1, consecrate 1, forfeited 1, flat nose 1, utterly to make away 1, slay 1
KJV Verse Count
Exodus1
Leviticus3
Numbers2
Deuteronomy5
Joshua14
Judges2
1 Samuel6
1 Kings1
2 Kings1
1 Chronicles1
2 Chronicles2
Ezra1
Isaiah3
Jeremiah4
Daniel1
Micah1


Total48
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 Charam". "The KJV Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .