H1875 דּרשׁ - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

A primitive root; properly to tread or frequent; usually to follow (for pursuit or search); by implication to seek or ask; specifically to worship

KJV Usage: ask, X at all, care for, X diligently, inquire, make inquisition, [necro-] mancer, question, require, search, seek [for, out], X surely.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions


1. to resort to, seek, seek with care, enquire, require
a. (Qal)
1. to resort to, frequent (a place), (tread a place)
2. to consult, enquire of, seek 1a
b. of God 1a
c. of heathen gods, necromancers
1. to seek deity in prayer and worship 1a
d. God 1a
e. heathen deities
1. to seek (with a demand), demand, require
2. to investigate, enquire
3. to ask for, require, demand
4. to practice, study, follow, seek with application
5. to seek with care, care for
f. (Niphal)
1. to allow oneself to be enquired of, consulted (only of God)
2. to be sought, be sought out
3. to be required (of blood)
Origin: a primitive root
TWOT: 455
Parts of Speech: Verb

View how H1875 דּרשׁ is used in the Bible

First 30 of 152 occurrences of H1875 דּרשׁ

Genesis 9:5
Genesis 25:22
Genesis 42:22
Exodus 18:15
Leviticus 10:16
Deuteronomy 4:29
Deuteronomy 11:12
Deuteronomy 12:5
Deuteronomy 12:30
Deuteronomy 13:14
Deuteronomy 17:4
Deuteronomy 17:9
Deuteronomy 18:11
Deuteronomy 18:19
Deuteronomy 19:18
Deuteronomy 22:2
Deuteronomy 23:6
Deuteronomy 23:21
Judges 6:29
1 Samuel 9:9
1 Samuel 28:7
2 Samuel 11:3
1 Kings 14:5
1 Kings 22:5
1 Kings 22:7
1 Kings 22:8
2 Kings 1:2
2 Kings 1:3
2 Kings 1:6
2 Kings 1:16

Corresponding Greek Words

darash see G472 st. ant echo
darash G327 ana zeteo
darash G426 an etazo
darash G1544 ek ballo
darash G1679 elpizo
darash G1833 ex etazo
darash G1905 ep erotao
darash G1934 epi zeteo
darash G1983 epi skopeo
darash G4316 pros agoreuo
darash G4441 punthanomai
darash ni. see G611 st. apo krino
darash ni. G1717 emphanes
darash ni. G2213 zetema
darash ni. G5087 tithemi
darash qal,ni G1980 epi skeptomai
darash qal,ni,pi G1567 ek zeteo
darash qal.,ni. G2212 zeteo