H6960 קוה - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

A primitive root; to bind together (perhaps by twisting), that is, collect; (figuratively) to expect

KJV Usage: gather (together), look, patiently, tarry, wait (for, on, upon).

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions


1. to wait, look for, hope, expect
a. (Qal) waiting (participle)
b. (Piel)
1. to wait or look eagerly for
2. to lie in wait for
3. to wait for, linger for
2. to collect, bind together
a. (Niphal) to be collected
Origin: a primitive root
TWOT: 1994,1995
Parts of Speech: Verb

View how H6960 קוה is used in the Bible

First 30 of 45 occurrences of H6960 קוה

Genesis 1:9
Genesis 49:18
Job 3:9
Job 6:19
Job 7:2
Job 17:13
Job 30:26
Psalms 25:3
Psalms 25:5
Psalms 25:21
Psalms 27:14
Psalms 37:9
Psalms 37:34
Psalms 39:7
Psalms 40:1
Psalms 52:9
Psalms 56:6
Psalms 69:6
Psalms 69:20
Psalms 119:95
Psalms 130:5
Proverbs 20:22
Isaiah 5:2
Isaiah 5:4
Isaiah 5:7
Isaiah 8:17
Isaiah 25:9
Isaiah 26:8
Isaiah 33:2
Isaiah 40:31

Corresponding Greek Words

qavah ni,pi G4863 sun ago
qavah pi. see G3982 peitho
qavah pi. G362 ana meno
qavah pi. G1448 eggizo
qavah pi. G1679 elpizo
qavah pi. G1907 ep echo
qavah pi. G3306 meno
qavah pi. G4037 peri meno
qavah pi. G4328 pros dokao
qavah qal.,pi. G5278 hupo meno