H6131 עקר - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

A primitive root; to pluck up (especially by the roots); specifically to hamstring; figuratively to exterminate

KJV Usage: dig down, hough, pluck up, root up.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions


1. to pluck up, root up
a. (Qal) to pluck up, root up
b. (Niphal) to be plucked up
2. to cut, hamstring
a. (Piel) to cut, hamstring
Origin: a primitive root
TWOT: 1681,1682
Parts of Speech: Verb

View how H6131 עקר is used in the Bible

7 occurrences of H6131 עקר

Genesis 49:6
Joshua 11:6
Joshua 11:9
2 Samuel 8:4
1 Chronicles 18:4
Ecclesiastes 3:2
Zephaniah 2:4

Corresponding Greek Words

aqar ni,hithpe. G1610 ek rizoo
aqar pi. G3886 para luo