H5234 נכר - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

A primitive root; properly to scrutinize, that is, look intently at; hence (with recognition implied), to acknowledge, be acquainted with, care for, respect, revere, or (with suspicion implied), to disregard, ignore, be strange toward, reject, resign, dissimulate (as if ignorant or disowning)

KJV Usage: acknowledge, X could, deliver, discern, dissemble, estrange, feign self to be another, know, take knowledge (notice), perceive, regard, (have) respect, behave (make) self strange (-ly).

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions


1. to recognise, acknowledge, know, respect, discern, regard
a. (Niphal) to be recognised
b. (Piel) to regard
c. (Hiphil)
1. to regard, observe, pay attention to, pay regard to, notice
2. to recognise (as formerly known), perceive
3. to be willing to recognise or acknowledge, acknowledge with honour
4. to be acquainted with
5. to distinguish, understand
d. (Hithpael) to make oneself known
2. to act or treat as foreign or strange, disguise, misconstrue
a. (Niphal) to disguise oneself
b. (Piel)
1. to treat as foreign (profane)
2. to misconstrue
c. (Hithpael)
1. to act as alien
2. to disguise oneself
Origin: a primitive root
TWOT: 1368
Parts of Speech: Verb

View how H5234 נכר is used in the Bible

First 30 of 47 occurrences of H5234 נכר

Genesis 27:23
Genesis 31:32
Genesis 37:32
Genesis 37:33
Genesis 38:25
Genesis 38:26
Genesis 42:7
Genesis 42:8
Deuteronomy 1:17
Deuteronomy 16:19
Deuteronomy 21:17
Deuteronomy 32:27
Deuteronomy 33:9
Judges 18:3
Ruth 2:10
Ruth 2:19
Ruth 3:14
1 Samuel 23:7
1 Samuel 26:17
2 Samuel 3:36
1 Kings 14:5
1 Kings 14:6
1 Kings 18:7
1 Kings 20:41
Ezra 3:13
Nehemiah 6:12
Nehemiah 13:24
Job 2:12
Job 4:16
Job 7:10

Corresponding Greek Words

nakhar hi. G153 aischuno
nakhar hi. G1097 ginosko
nakhar hi. G1107 gnorizo
nakhar hi.,ni. G1921 epi ginosko
nakhar ni. G1962 epi neuo
nakhar pi. see G2007 sun epi tithemi
nakhar pi. G526 ap allotrioo
nakhar pi. G4097 piprasko