H6942 קדשׁ - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

A primitive root; to be (causatively make, pronounce or observe as) clean (ceremonially or morally)

KJV Usage: appoint, bid, consecrate, dedicate, defile, hallow, (be, keep) holy (-er, place), keep, prepare, proclaim, purify, sanctify (-ied one, self), X wholly.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions


1. to consecrate, sanctify, prepare, dedicate, be hallowed, be holy, be sanctified, be separate
a. (Qal)
1. to be set apart, be consecrated
2. to be hallowed
3. consecrated, tabooed
b. (Niphal)
1. to show oneself sacred or majestic
2. to be honoured, be treated as sacred
3. to be holy
c. (Piel)
1. to set apart as sacred, consecrate, dedicate
2. to observe as holy, keep sacred
3. to honour as sacred, hallow
4. to consecrate
d. (Pual)
1. to be consecrated
2. consecrated, dedicated
e. (Hiphil)
1. to set apart, devote, consecrate
2. to regard or treat as sacred or hallow
3. to consecrate
f. (Hithpael)
1. to keep oneself apart or separate
2. to cause Himself to be hallowed (of God)
3. to be observed as holy
4. to consecrate oneself
Origin: a primitive root
TWOT: 1990
Parts of Speech: Verb

View how H6942 קדשׁ is used in the Bible

First 30 of 153 occurrences of H6942 קדשׁ

Genesis 2:3
Exodus 13:2
Exodus 19:10
Exodus 19:14
Exodus 19:22
Exodus 19:23
Exodus 20:8
Exodus 20:11
Exodus 28:3
Exodus 28:38
Exodus 28:41
Exodus 29:1
Exodus 29:21
Exodus 29:27
Exodus 29:33
Exodus 29:36
Exodus 29:37
Exodus 29:43
Exodus 29:44
Exodus 30:29
Exodus 30:30
Exodus 31:13
Exodus 40:9
Exodus 40:10
Exodus 40:11
Exodus 40:13
Leviticus 6:18
Leviticus 6:27
Leviticus 8:10
Leviticus 8:11

Corresponding Greek Words

qadash G37 agiazo
qadash G48 agnizo
qadash hi. see G1291 st. dia stello
qadash hi. G38 agiasmos
qadash pi,hi,hithp G39 hagios
qadash pi. G307 ana bibazo
qadash pi. G1521 eis ago
qadash pi. G2511 katharizo
qadash pi. G3903 para skeuazo
qedash ni. G1392 doxazo *