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Bible Lexicons

Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary

Strong's #3554 - כָּוָה

Transliteration
kâvâh
Phonetics
kaw-vaw'
Origin
a primitive root
Parts of Speech
Verb
TWOT
961
Definition
Brown-Driver-Briggs'

1) to burn, scorch, brand

1a) (Niphal) to be burned, be scorched

Greek Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 643 ‑ ἀποσκευάζω (ap‑osk‑yoo‑ad'‑zo);  2618 ‑ κατακαίω (kat‑ak‑ah'ee‑o);  4570 ‑ σβέννυμι (sben'‑noo‑mee);  
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NAS (2)
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BSB (2)
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ESV (2)
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Verse Results
Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

1235) ek (כה KH) AC: Burn CO: Brand AB: ?: The burning of the skin. Related to ik.

A) ek (כה KH) AC: ? CO: Brand AB: ?

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)

Nf1 ) eek (כהה KHH) - Darkening: KJV (1): healing - Strongs: H3545 (כֵּהָה)

B) eek (כהה KHH) AC: ? CO: Dark AB: ?: The charred color of wood that has been burned.

V) eek (כהה KHH) - Dark: To be dark in the eyes or knowledge. KJV (8): (vf: Paal, Piel) dim, fail, faint, darken, utterly, restrain - Strongs: H3543 (כָּהָה)

Nm) eek (כהה KHH) - Dark: KJV (9): dark, darkish, dim, smoking, heaviness - Strongs: H3544 (כֵּהֶה)

D) eak (כאה KAH) AC: Sad CO: ? AB: ?: A darkening of the soul.

V) eak (כאה KAH) - Sad: KJV (3): (vf: Niphal, Hiphil) sad, broken, grieve - Strongs: H3512 (כָּאָה)

J) efk (כוה KWH) AC: Burn CO: ? AB: ?

V) efk (כוה KWH) - Burn: KJV (2): (vf: Niphal) burn - Strongs: H3554 (כָּוָה)

ff1) eifk (כויה KWYH) - Burn: KJV (2): burn - Strongs: H3555 (כְּוִיָּה)

hf1) efkm (מכוה MKWH) - Burning: KJV (5): burn - Strongs: H4348 (מִכְוָה)

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Jeff Benner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Gesenius' Hebrew and Chaldee Definition

כָּוָה unused in Kal.

(I) to burn; Gr. καίω (καύω); Arab. كوى; Syriac ܟܘܐܳ to burn in, to brand, to mark by burning, see כִּי No. II, כְּוִיָּה, מִכְוָה.

(II) Like the cognate words קָבַב, נָקַב, יָקַב also כָּוָה, כָּוַו appear to have the signification of hollowing, excavating, a trace of which is found in the Ch. כַּו a window, Arabic كَوُّ an aperture, كَوَّةُ a window. I formerly derived this from כָּוָה to bore through, but this is an uncertain meaning. As to what the Arabic lexicons give, كوى to pierce, to prick as a scorpion, this meaning comes from that of burning in, because a scorpion marks the skin as with a cautery, in piercing it and introducing its poison.

Niphal pass. of No. I, to be burned, scorched (with fire), Proverbs 6:28; Isaiah 43:2.

[Derivatives, כִּי, כְּוִיָּה, מִכְוָה, כַּו.]

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List of Word Forms
תִכָּוֶ֔ה תִכָּוֶֽינָה׃ תכוה תכוינה׃ ṯik·kā·we·nāh ṯik·kā·weh tikkaVeh tikkaVeinah ṯikkāweh ṯikkāwenāh
Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary developed by Jeff Garrison for StudyLight.org. Copyright 1999-2021. All Rights Reserved, Jeff Garrison, Gdansk, Poland.
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