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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary

Entry for Strong's #2708 - חֻקָּה

Transliteration
chûqqâh
Phonetics
khook-kaw'  
Word Origin
from (02706)
Parts of Speech
Noun Feminine
TWOT
728b
Word Definition [ Brown-Drivers-Briggs | Strong ]
Brown-Driver-Briggs' Definition

1) statute, ordinance, limit, enactment, something prescribed

1a) statute

Greek Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 1293 ‑ διαστολή (dee‑as‑tol‑ay');  
Frequency Lists  [ Book | Word ]
Verse Results
KJV (104) NAS (104) HCS (104)
Genesis 1
Exodus 7
Leviticus 26
Numbers 12
Deuteronomy 8
2 Samuel 1
1 Kings 8
2 Kings 5
2 Chronicles 1
Job 1
Psalms 3
Jeremiah 6
Ezekiel 20
Micah 1
Genesis 1
Exodus 7
Leviticus 26
Numbers 12
Deuteronomy 8
2 Samuel 1
1 Kings 8
2 Kings 5
2 Chronicles 1
Job 1
Psalms 3
Jeremiah 6
Ezekiel 20
Micah 1
Genesis 1
Exodus 7
Leviticus 26
Numbers 14
Deuteronomy 8
2 Samuel 1
1 Kings 8
2 Kings 5
2 Chronicles 1
Job 1
Psalms 3
Jeremiah 6
Ezekiel 22
Micah 1
BYZ TIS TR
n-cfpc 15
n-cfpcX1cs 22
n-cfs 3
n-cfsc 29
n-cfpc 15
n-cfpcX1cs 23
n-cfs 3
n-cfsc 29
n-cfpc 15
n-cfpcX1cs 23
n-cfs 3
n-cfsc 29
NA WH


Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

1180) qh (ההק HhQ) AC: Inscribe CO: ? AB: Custom: The pictograph h is a picture of a wall representing a separation. The q is a picture of the sun at the horizon representing the idea of "coming together". Combined these mean "separation and coming together". A custom brings a people separated together.

B) qqh (ההקק HhQQ) AC: Inscribe CO: ? AB: Custom: The appointment of a specific time, function or duty. A custom as something that is appointed.

V) qqh (ההקק HhQQ) - Inscribe: To write a decree or custom. KJV (19): (vf: Paal, Hophal, Pual, Participle) lawgiver, governor, decree, grave, portray, law, printed, set, note, appoint - Strongs: H2710 (חָקַק)

Nm) qqh (ההקק HhQQ) - Custom: KJV (2): thought, decree - Strongs: H2711 (חֵקֶק)

H) eqh (ההקה HhQH) AC: Inscribe CO: ? AB: ?: To write a decree or custom.

V) eqh (ההקה HhQH) - Inscribe: KJV (4): (vf: Hitpael, Pual, Participle) portray, carve, print - Strongs: H2707 (חָקָה)

J) qfh (ההוק HhWQ) AC: ? CO: ? AB: Custom: The appointment of a specific time, function or duty. A custom as something that is appointed.

Nm) qfh (ההוק HhWQ) - Custom: KJV (127): statute, ordinance, decree, due, law, portion, bounds, custom, appointed, commandment - Strongs: H2706 (חֹק)

Nf1) eqfh (ההוקה HhWQH) - Custom: KJV (104): statute, ordinance, custom, appointed, manners, rites - Strongs: H2708 (חֻקָּה)

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Jeff Brenner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 חֻקָּה104 noun feminine Exodus 13:10 something prescribed, enactment, statute; — ׳ח Numbers 9:14 2t.; construct חֻקַּת Exodus 12:14 28t.; plural חֻקּוֺת Jeremiah 5:24 12t.; חֻקֹּת Leviticus 20:23; Jeremiah 31:35; suffix חֻקּוֺתַי Genesis 26:5 14t.; חֻקֹּתַי Leviticus 18:4 21t. etc.; —

1 singular statute, of special ritual laws: of passover Exodus 13:10 (J); elsewhere only in P (and H), חקת הפסח Exodus 12:43; Numbers 9:12,14; התורה׳ח Numbers 19:2; Numbers 31:21; משׁפט׳ח Numbers 27:11; Numbers 35:29; עולם׳ח Exodus 12:14,17; Exodus 27:21; Exodus 28:43; Exodus 29:9; Leviticus 3:17; Leviticus 7:36; Leviticus 10:9; Leviticus 16:29,31,34; Leviticus 23:21,31; Leviticus 24:3; Numbers 10:8; Numbers 15:15; Numbers 18:23; Numbers 19:10,21 (all P), Leviticus 17:7; Leviticus 23:14,41 (H); חֻקָּה אַחַת לַגֵּר ולאזרךְ Numbers 9:14; Numbers 15:15.

2 plural statutes:

a. of natureשׁמים ׳ח Job 38:33; Jeremiah 33:25; of moon and stars Jeremiah 31:35; of weeks of harvest Jeremiah 5:24.

b. figurative of a firmly established custom הגוי(םׅ׳ח Leviticus 20:23 (H) 2 Kings 17:8; העמים׳ח Jeremiah 10:3 עמרי׳ח Micah 6:16; idolatry ישׂראל׳ח 2 Kings 17:19; sexual offences Leviticus 18:30 (H).

c. דוד׳ח statutes of David 1 Kings 3:3.

d. "" משׁפטים 2 Samuel 22:23 = Psalm 18:23 (of the law known to David); "" מצות Psalm 89:32; ׳ברית וח 1 Kings 11:11; elsewhere of the prescriptions of the codes of D, H, P, Ezekiel: usually חקות ומשׁפטים Leviticus 18:5,26; Leviticus 19:37; Leviticus 20:22 (H), Leviticus 25:18; Numbers 9:3 (P), 1 Kings 11:33; Ezekiel 5:7; Ezekiel 11:20; Ezekiel 18:9; Ezekiel 20:11,13,19,21; preceded by מצות Deuteronomy 30:16; followed by מצות Leviticus 26:15 (H), Deuteronomy 11:1; 1 Kings 6:12; תורה ומצוה 2 Kings 17:34; or else משׁפטים וחקות Leviticus 18:4; Leviticus 26:43 (H), Ezekiel 5:6 (twice in verse); Ezekiel 18:17; Ezekiel 20:16,24; Ezekiel 37:24; preceded by מצות Deuteronomy 8:11; in different order, ועדות׳מצות ומ ׳ח 1 Kings 2:3; frequently also ומצות׳ח Leviticus 26:3 (H), Deuteronomy 6:2; 1 Kings 11:38; 2 Chronicles 7:19; or ׳מצות (ו)ח Deuteronomy 10:13; Deuteronomy 28:15,45; Deuteronomy 30:10; 1 Kings 9:6; 1 Kings 11:34; Ezekiel 43:11 (Co), 2 Kings 17:13; followed by תורות Genesis 26:5 (R); מצות׳ועדות וח 2 Kings 23:3; ׳תורה וח Jeremiah 44:10; ׳ותורה וחועדות Jeremiah 44:23; ותורות׳ח Ezekiel 44:5; Ezekiel 43:11 (Co); ׳תורות יח Ezekiel 44:24; special ordinances are המזבח׳ח Ezekiel 43:18; ׳בית י׳ח Ezekiel 44:5; חיים׳ח Ezekiel 33:15 (which are life to those who keep them); עולם תמיד׳ח (ᵐ5ᵑ6 ᵑ9 Talm Co strike out עולם) Ezekiel 46:14.

e. phrases of obedience are׳הלך ב Leviticus 18:3; Leviticus 20:23; Leviticus 26:3 (H), 1 Kings 3:3; 1 Kings 6:12; 2 Kings 17:8,19; Jeremiah 44:10,23; Ezekiel 5:6,7; Ezekiel 11:20; Ezekiel 18:9,17; Ezekiel 20:13,16,19,21; Ezekiel 33:15; שׁמר Leviticus 18:4,5,26; Leviticus 19:19,37; Leviticus 20:8,22 (H), Genesis 26:5 (R), Deuteronomy 6:2; Deuteronomy 8:11; Deuteronomy 10:13; Deuteronomy 11:1; Deuteronomy 28:45; Deuteronomy 30:10,16; 1 Kings 2:3; 1 Kings 9:6; 1 Kings 11:11,34,38; 2 Kings 17:13; 2 Kings 23:3; Ezekiel 18:19,21; Ezekiel 37:24; Ezekiel 43:11; Ezekiel 44:24; עשׂה Leviticus 25:18 (P), Deuteronomy 28:15; 1 Kings 11:33; ׳עשׂה כח 2 Kings 17:34; אֶשְׁתַּעֲשָׁ֑ע׳בח Psalm 119:16; phrases of disobedience are ׳מאס ח Ezekiel 20:24 ׳מאס בח Leviticus 26:15 (H); געל Leviticus 26:43 (H); עזב 2 Chronicles 7:19; חלל Psalm 89:32. — [חֹק and חֻקָּה differ somewhat in shade of meaning and frequency in various writings: e.g. חֹק oftener in Job Psalm Proverbs (חֻקָּה not at all Proverbs , once Job), and in Chronicles (חֻקָּה only 2 Chronicles 7:19); חֻקָּה often in Kings, rarely in Hexateuch except in P (H); in prophets, חֹק occurs Amos 2:4; Isaiah 5:14; Isaiah 24:5; Micah 7:11 Jeremiah 3t., Ezekiel 6t., חֻקָּה only Ezekiel , Jeremiah (6t.) and Micah 6:16; חֻקִּים especially in Deuteronomy and Psalm 119, חֻקּוֺת especially in H, Ezekiel and sometimes (8t.) Deuteronomy; חֹק עוֺלָם usually = due, ׳חֻקַּת ע much more often statute, ordinance, etc.]

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Gesenius' Hebrew and Chaldee Definition

חֻקָּה f. from חֹק, that which is established or defined [“Sing. spoken always of a single law or ordinance; e.g. חֻקַּת הַפֶּסַח “law, ordinance of the passover”]; specially

(a) law, e.g. of heaven, of nature, Job 38:33; Jeremiah 31:35, 33:25 of God, Exodus 27:21, חֻקַּת עוֹלָם “an everlasting law.”

(b) practice, custom, e.g. of the Gentiles, i.e. idolatry, 2 Ki. 17:8 Leviticus 20:23, right, privilege, Exodus 29:9 [such a privilege being God’s ordinance].

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List of Word Forms
בְּחֻקֹּ֣ת בְּחֻקֹּתֶ֥יךָ בְּחֻקֹּתַ֖י בְּחֻקֹּתַ֣י בְּחֻקֹּתַי֙ בְּחֻקּ֖וֹת בְּחֻקּ֣וֹת בְּחֻקּ֤וֹת בְּחֻקּ֥וֹת בְּחֻקּוֹתַ֖י בְּחֻקּוֹתַ֣י בְּחֻקּוֹתַ֧י בְּחֻקּוֹתַ֨י בְּחֻקּוֹתַי֙ בחקות בחקותי בחקת בחקתי בחקתיך הַחֻקָּ֥ה החקה וְ֝חֻקֹּתָ֗יו וְחֻקֶּ֑יךָ וְחֻקֹּתַ֔י וְחֻקֹּתַ֥י וְחֻקֹּתָ֔יו וְחֻקֹּתָ֖יו וְחֻקֹּתָ֧יו וְחֻקֹּתָֽי׃ וְחֻקּוֹתַ֖י וְחֻקּוֹתַ֣י וּבְחֻקֹּתֵיהֶ֖ם וּבְחֻקֹּתַ֔י וּבְחֻקֹּתָ֛יו ובחקתי ובחקתיהם ובחקתיו וחקותי וחקיך וחקתי וחקתי׃ וחקתיו חֻקַּ֖ת חֻקַּ֣ת חֻקַּ֤ת חֻקַּ֥ת חֻקָּ֤ה חֻקָּ֥ה חֻקֹּ֛ת חֻקֹּתַ֔י חֻקֹּתַ֖י חֻקֹּתַ֥י חֻקֹּתַי֙ חֻקֹּתַי֮ חֻקֹּתָ֔יו חֻקֹּתָ֖יו חֻקֹּתָ֣יו חֻקֹּתָ֤יו חֻקֹּתָ֥יו חֻקֹּתָיו֙ חֻקֹּתָיו֩ חֻקּ֛וֹת חֻקּ֣וֹת חֻקּ֥וֹת חֻקּוֹתַ֔י חֻקּוֹתַ֣י חֻקּוֹתַ֥י חֻקּוֹתַי֙ חקה חקות חקותי חקת חקתי חקתיו כְּחֻקַּ֥ת כְּחֻקֹּתָם֙ כחקת כחקתם לְחֻקַּ֣ת לְחֻקַּ֥ת לחקת מֵחֻקּ֤וֹת מחקות bə·ḥuq·qō·ṯay bə·ḥuq·qō·ṯe·ḵā bə·ḥuq·qō·w·ṯay bə·ḥuq·qō·wṯ bə·ḥuq·qōṯ bechukKot bechukkoTai bechukkoTeicha bəḥuqqōṯ bəḥuqqōṯay bəḥuqqōṯeḵā bəḥuqqōwṯ bəḥuqqōwṯay chukKah chukKat chukKot chukkoTai chukkoTav chukoTai ha·ḥuq·qāh hachukKah haḥuqqāh ḥuq·qāh ḥuq·qaṯ ḥuq·qō·ṯāw ḥuq·qō·ṯay ḥuq·qō·w·ṯay ḥuq·qō·wṯ ḥuq·qōṯ ḥuqqāh ḥuqqaṯ ḥuqqōṯ ḥuqqōṯāw ḥuqqōṯay ḥuqqōwṯ ḥuqqōwṯay kə·ḥuq·qaṯ kə·ḥuq·qō·ṯām kechukKat kechukkoTam kəḥuqqaṯ kəḥuqqōṯām lə·ḥuq·qaṯ lechukKat ləḥuqqaṯ mê·ḥuq·qō·wṯ mechukKot mêḥuqqōwṯ ū·ḇə·ḥuq·qō·ṯāw ū·ḇə·ḥuq·qō·ṯay ū·ḇə·ḥuq·qō·ṯê·hem ūḇəḥuqqōṯāw ūḇəḥuqqōṯay ūḇəḥuqqōṯêhem uvechukkoTai uvechukkoTav uvechukkoteiHem vechukKeicha vechukkoTai vechukkoTav wə·ḥuq·qe·ḵā wə·ḥuq·qō·ṯāw wə·ḥuq·qō·ṯay wə·ḥuq·qō·ṯāy wə·ḥuq·qō·w·ṯay wəḥuqqeḵā wəḥuqqōṯāw wəḥuqqōṯay wəḥuqqōṯāy wəḥuqqōwṯay
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