H2119 זחל - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

A primitive root; to crawl; by implication to fear

KJV Usage: be afraid, serpent, worm.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions


1. to shrink back, crawl away
a. (Qal) crawling, creeping (participle) (meton)
2. to fear, be afraid
Origin: a primitive root
TWOT: 545
Parts of Speech: Verb

View how H2119 זחל is used in the Bible

3 occurrences of H2119 זחל

Deuteronomy 32:24
Job 32:6
Micah 7:17

Corresponding Greek Words

zachal G2270 hesuchazo
zachal G4951 suro