H6979 קוּר - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

A primitive root; to trench; by implication to throw forth; also (denominative from H7023) to wall up, whether literally (to build a wall) or figuratively (to estop)

KJV Usage: break down, cast out, destroy, dig.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions


1. (Qal) to bore, dig, dig for water
2. to be cold
a. (Hiphil) to make or keep cool
3. (Pilpel) destroy, break down
Origin: a primitive root
TWOT: 2004,2077
Parts of Speech: Verb

View how H6979 קוּר is used in the Bible

5 occurrences of H6979 קוּר

Numbers 24:17
2 Kings 19:24
Isaiah 22:5
Isaiah 37:25
Jeremiah 6:7

Corresponding Greek Words

qur G5087 tithemi
qur qal.,hi. G5594 psucho