H6711 צחק - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

A primitive root; to laugh outright (in merriment or scorn); by implication to sport

KJV Usage: laugh, mock, play, make sport.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions


1. to laugh, mock, play
a. (Qal) to laugh
b. (Piel)
1. to jest
2. to sport, play, make sport, toy with, make a toy of
Origin: a primitive root
TWOT: 1905
Parts of Speech: Verb

View how H6711 צחק is used in the Bible

12 occurrences of H6711 צחק

Genesis 17:17
Genesis 18:12
Genesis 18:13
Genesis 18:15
Genesis 19:14
Genesis 21:6
Genesis 21:9
Genesis 26:8
Genesis 39:14
Genesis 39:17
Exodus 32:6
Judges 16:25

Corresponding Greek Words

tsachaq G1070 gelao
tsachaq pi. G1702 em paizo
tsachaq pi. G3815 paizo