H6937 קדר - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

A primitive root; to be ashy, that is, dark colored; by implication to mourn (in sackcloth or sordid garments)

KJV Usage: be black (-ish), be (make) dark (-en), X heavily, (cause to) mourn.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions


1. to mourn, be dark
a. (Qal) to be dark
b. (Hiphil)
1. to darken
2. to cause to mourn
c. (Hithpael) to grow dark
Origin: a primitive root
TWOT: 1989
Parts of Speech: Verb

View how H6937 קדר is used in the Bible

17 occurrences of H6937 קדר

1 Kings 18:45
Job 5:11
Job 6:16
Job 30:28
Psalms 35:14
Psalms 38:6
Psalms 42:9
Psalms 43:2
Jeremiah 4:28
Jeremiah 8:21
Jeremiah 14:2
Ezekiel 31:15
Ezekiel 32:7
Ezekiel 32:8
Joel 2:10
Joel 3:15
Micah 3:6

Corresponding Greek Words

qadar G622 ap ollumi
qadar G640 aporia
qadar G4656 skotoo
qadar hi. G3996 pentheo