H3365 יקר - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

A primitive root; properly apparently to be heavy, that is, (figuratively) valuable; causatively to make rare (figuratively to inhibit)

KJV Usage: be (make) precious, be prized, be set by, withdraw.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions


1. to esteem, be prized, be valuable, be precious, be costly, be appraised
a. (Qal)
1. to be precious, be highly valued, be esteemed, be costly
2. to be appraised
b. (Hiphil) to make something precious
Origin: a primitive root
TWOT: 905
Parts of Speech: Verb

View how H3365 יקר is used in the Bible

11 occurrences of H3365 יקר

1 Samuel 18:30
1 Samuel 26:21
2 Kings 1:13
2 Kings 1:14
Psalms 49:8
Psalms 72:14
Psalms 139:17
Proverbs 25:17
Isaiah 13:12
Isaiah 43:4
Zechariah 11:13

Corresponding Greek Words

yaqar G1381 dokimazo
yaqar G5091 timao
yaqar hi. G1521 eis ago
yaqar qal,hi G1784 entimos