H6994 קטן - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

A primitive root (rather denominative from H6996); to diminish, that is, be (causatively make) diminutive or (figuratively) of no account

KJV Usage: be a (make) small (thing), be not worthy.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions


1. to be small, be insignificant
a. (Qal) to be insignificant
b. (Hiphil) to make small, reduce significantly
Origin: a primitive root [rather denominative from H6996]
TWOT: 2009
Parts of Speech: Verb

View how H6994 קטן is used in the Bible

4 occurrences of H6994 קטן

Genesis 32:10
2 Samuel 7:19
1 Chronicles 17:17
Amos 8:5

Corresponding Greek Words

qaton G2427 hikanoo