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Strong's #7159 - קָרַם

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1) to spread or lay something over, cover, spread over

1a) (Qal) to be spread over

Greek Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 305 ‑ ἀναβαίνω (an‑ab‑ah'ee‑no);  1614 ‑ ἐκτείνω (ek‑ti'‑no);  
Frequency Lists
Verse Results
KJV (2)
Ezekiel 2
NAS (1)
Ezekiel 1
CSB (2)
Ezekiel 2
BSB (2)
Ezekiel 2
ESV (2)
Ezekiel 2
WEB (2)
Ezekiel 2
Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

2731) mrq (קרמ QRM) AC: Cover CO: ? AB: ?: [from: rq]

V) mrq (קרמ QRM) - Cover: To spread or lay over. KJV (2): (vf: Paal) cover - Strongs: H7159 (קָרַם)

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Jeff Benner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 [קָרַם] verb spread or lay something over (Late Hebrew id. form a crust, so Hiph`il יקרים על Sirach 43:20; Aramaic קְרַם, , incrust, overlay); —

Qal Perfect 1 singular וְקָרַמְתִּ֫י עֲלֵיכֶם עוֺר Ezekiel 37:6 I will spread skin over you (i.e. the dry bones); Imperfect 3 masculine singular וַיִּקְרַם עֲלֵיהֶם עוֺר Ezekiel 37:8 (so Gi van d. H.; Baer וַיִּקְרָם, of which conflicting explanations Ges§§ 9u, 29i), indefinite subject instead of passive; but read

Niph`alוַיִּקָּ֫רֶם ᵑ6 (compare ᵑ9) Co Berthol Toy Krae.

קרן (√ of following; meaning dubious; compare Assyrian ‡arnu, Arabic , Ethiopic Late Hebrew קֶרֶן, Phoenician קרן, Aramaic קַרְנָא, , all horn; Sabean קרן spur of mountain (?) Hom Chrest. 127; see also Arabic part of man's head where horns are in beasts, corner, extremity, of anything Frey, horn of uterus, Lane).

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Gesenius' Hebrew and Chaldee Definition

קָרַם to draw over, to cover (Syr. and Chald. to overlay with metal), followed by עַל like other verbs of covering, Ezekiel 37:6 קָרַמְתִּי עֲלֵיכֶם עוֹר, “I will draw skin over you.” Intrans. to be drawn over, fut. יִקְרַם, Ezekiel 37:8.

[“קָרַן pr. to push with the horn, apparently; whence קֶרֶן.”]

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List of Word Forms
וְקָרַמְתִּ֤י וַיִּקְרַ֧ם ויקרם וקרמתי vaiyikRam vekaramTi way·yiq·ram wayyiqram wə·qā·ram·tî wəqāramtî
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