H2442 חכה - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number


חכה
châkâh
khaw-kaw'
A primitive root (apparently akin to H2707 through the idea of piercing); properly to adhere to; hence to await

KJV Usage: long, tarry, wait.


Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions

חכה

1. to wait, wait for, await
a. (Qal) to wait for
b. (Piel)
1. to wait, tarry
2. to wait (in ambush)
3. to wait for, long for
Origin: a primitive root [apparently akin to H2707 through the idea of piercing]
TWOT: 645
Parts of Speech: Verb

View how H2442 חכה is used in the Bible

13 occurrences of H2442 חכה

2 Kings 7:9
2 Kings 9:3
Job 3:21
Job 32:4
Psalms 33:20
Psalms 106:13
Isaiah 8:17
Isaiah 30:18
Isaiah 64:4
Daniel 12:12
Hosea 6:9
Habakkuk 2:3
Zephaniah 3:8

Corresponding Greek Words

chakah G44 agkistron
chakhah pi. see G2442 omeiromai
chakhah pi. G3306 meno
chakhah pi. G5278 hupo meno
chakhah qal,pi G1696 emmeno