Parts of Speech Verb

Qara' Definition

  1. to call, call out, recite, read, cry out, proclaim
    1. (Qal)
      1. to call, cry, utter a loud sound
      2. to call unto, cry (for help), call (with name of God)
      3. to proclaim
      4. to read aloud, read (to oneself), read
      5. to summon, invite, call for, call and commission, appoint, call and endow
      6. to call, name, give name to, call by
    2. (Niphal)
      1. to call oneself
      2. to be called, be proclaimed, be read aloud, be summoned, be named
    3. (Pual) to be called, be named, be called out, be chosen
Audio Pronunciation
Original Language
a primitive root [rather identical with (07122) through the idea of accosting a person met]
Strong's Number
TDNT Entry
TWOT - 2063

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.

Brown, Driver, Briggs and Gesenius. "Hebrew Lexicon entry for Qara'". "The KJV Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". . .