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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary
Strong's #3512 - כָּאָה
1) to be sad, be disheartened, be cowed
1a) (Niphal) to be disheartened, be cowed
1b) (Hiphil) to make sad
Nm ) ek (כה KH) - So: To do something in a certain manner, a reference to the previous or following context. [Hebrew and Aramaic] [df: hkk]KJV (35): thus, so, after, like, hitherto, while, manner - Strongs: H3541 (כֹּה), H3542 (כָּה), H3602 (כָּכָה)
Jeff Brenner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
כָּאָה unused in Kal, properly to reprove, to rebuke, like the Syr. ܟܐܳܐ, hence to become fearful, faint-hearted, to be sad, compare כָּהָה كَهِىَ to be faint-hearted, Arabic كَاءَ to be sad, كَاءُ faint-hearted, كَعَّ to terrify, to restrain, intrans. Med. E. to be fearful, faint-hearted.
Hiphil, to make sad, faint-hearted, to afflict, with the addition of לֵב Ezekiel 13:22.
(1) to be rebuked, followed by מִן to be cast out, expelled. Job 30:8, נִכְּאוּ מִן־הָאָרֶץ “they are cast out of the land.” (Dagesh euphon. in Caph.) [In Thes. this passage is referred to נָכָא, and this meaning is therefore not given.]
(2) to be faint-hearted, dejected, Daniel 11:30; Psalms 109:16. Hence
the Week of Proper 23 / Ordinary 28