Laqach

The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

Strong's Number: 3947 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
xqla primitive root
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
LaqachTWOT - 1124
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
law-kakh' Verb
Definition
  1. to take, get, fetch, lay hold of, seize, receive, acquire, buy, bring, marry, take a wife, snatch, take away
    1. (Qal)
      1. to take, take in the hand
      2. to take and carry along
      3. to take from, take out of, take, carry away, take away
      4. to take to or for a person, procure, get, take possession of, select, choose, take in marriage, receive, accept
      5. to take up or upon, put upon
      6. to fetch
      7. to take, lead, conduct
      8. to take, capture, seize
      9. to take, carry off 1a
  2. to take (vengeance)
    1. (Niphal)
      1. to be captured
      2. to be taken away, be removed
      3. to be taken, brought unto
    2. (Pual)
      1. to be taken from or out of
      2. to be stolen from
      3. to be taken captive
      4. to be taken away, be removed
    3. (Hophal)
      1. to be taken unto, be brought unto
      2. to be taken out of
      3. to be taken away
    4. (Hithpael)
      1. to take hold of oneself
      2. to flash about (of lightning)
NAS Word Usage - Total: 966
accept 8, accepted 3, accepts 2, bring 18, brought 13, buy 1, buys 1, capture 2, captured 2, carry 3, caught 2, exact 1, find 1, flashing 1, flashing forth 1, get 25, gets 1, got 2, has 1, keep 1, married 9, married* 6, marries 1, marry 5, obtain 1, placed 2, procured 2, put 1, raise 3, receive 20, received 12, receives 3, receiving 1, seize 3, seized 2, select 1, selected 1, sent 1, supply 1, take 355, taken 74, takes 15, taking 2, took 352, took away 1, use 1, used 1, wins 1
NAS Verse Count
Genesis134
Exodus76
Leviticus53
Numbers65
Deuteronomy43
Joshua22
Judges41
Ruth3
1 Samuel76
2 Samuel38
1 Kings35
2 Kings64
1 Chronicles15
2 Chronicles14
Ezra1
Nehemiah7
Esther6
Job17
Psalms13
Proverbs19
Isaiah21
Jeremiah60
Ezekiel56
Hosea8
Joel1
Amos6
Jonah1
Micah2
Zephaniah2
Haggai1
Zechariah7
Malachi1


Total908
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 Laqach". "The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .