Chasak

The KJV Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

Strong's Number: 02820 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
King James Word Usage - Total: 28
spare 8, keep back 3, withhold 3, refrain 3, asswage 2, reserved 2, hold back 1, variant 1, forbear 1, hindereth 1, kept 1, punished 1, withholdeth 1
KJV Verse Count
Genesis4
1 Samuel1
2 Samuel1
2 Kings1
Ezra1
Job7
Psalms2
Proverbs6
Isaiah3
Jeremiah1
Ezekiel1


Total28
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 KJV Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .