H7540 רקד - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

A primitive root; properly to stamp, that is, to spring about (wildly or for joy)

KJV Usage: dance, jump, leap, skip.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions


1. to skip about
a. (Qal) to skip about
b. (Piel) to dance, leap
c. (Hiphil) to make to skip
Origin: a primitive root
TWOT: 2214
Parts of Speech: Verb

View how H7540 רקד is used in the Bible

9 occurrences of H7540 רקד

1 Chronicles 15:29
Job 21:11
Psalms 29:6
Psalms 114:4
Psalms 114:6
Ecclesiastes 3:4
Isaiah 13:21
Joel 2:5
Nahum 3:2

Corresponding Greek Words

raqad G4640 skirtao
raqad pi. G1814 ex allomai
raqad qal.,pi. G3738 orcheomai