H2142 זכר - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

A primitive root; properly to mark (so as to be recognized), that is, to remember; by implication to mention; also (as denominative from H2145) to be male

KJV Usage: X burn [incense], X earnestly, be male, (make) mention (of), be mindful, recount, record (-er), remember, make to be remembered, bring (call, come, keep, put) to (in) remembrance, X still, think on, X well.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions


1. to remember, recall, call to mind
a. (Qal) to remember, recall
b. (Niphal) to be brought to remembrance, be remembered, be thought of, be brought to mind
c. (Hiphil)
1. to cause to remember, remind
2. to cause to be remembered, keep in remembrance
3. to mention
4. to record
5. to make a memorial, make remembrance
Origin: a primitive root
TWOT: 551
Parts of Speech: Verb

View how H2142 זכר is used in the Bible

First 30 of 221 occurrences of H2142 זכר

Genesis 8:1 remembered
Genesis 9:15 And I will remember
Genesis 9:16 that I may remember
Genesis 19:29 remembered
Genesis 30:22 remembered
Genesis 40:14 But think
Genesis 40:14 to me, I pray thee, and make mention
Genesis 40:23 did not remember
Genesis 41:9 I do remember
Genesis 42:9 remembered
Exodus 2:24 remembered
Exodus 6:5 and I have remembered
Exodus 13:3 Remember
Exodus 20:8 Remember
Exodus 20:24 where I record
Exodus 23:13 and make no mention
Exodus 32:13 Remember
Exodus 34:19 that is male
Leviticus 26:42 Then will I remember
Leviticus 26:42 will I remember;
Leviticus 26:42 and I will remember
Leviticus 26:45 But I will for their sakes remember
Numbers 5:15 bringing
Numbers 5:15 to remembrance.
Numbers 10:9 and ye shall be remembered
Numbers 11:5 We remember
Numbers 15:39 upon it, and remember
Numbers 15:40 That ye may remember,
Deuteronomy 5:15 And remember
Deuteronomy 7:18 of them: but shalt well

Distinct usage

46 Remember
10 remembered
9 Remember,
4 And remember
4 And thou shalt remember
3 And I will remember
3 the recorder.
3 the recorder,
2 But thou shalt remember
2 to remembrance,
2 Think
2 O remember
2 he remembereth
2 When I remember
2 I will make mention
2 I remembered
2 For he remembered
2 They remembered
2 He hath remembered
2 I remember
2 and remembered
2 shall not be remembered;
1 that I may remember
1 But think
1 to me, I pray thee, and make mention
1 did not remember
1 I do remember
1 and I have remembered
1 where I record
1 and make no mention

Corresponding Greek Words

zakhar G3421 mnemoneuo
zakhar hi,qal,ni G363 ana mimnesko
zakhar hi. see G1941 st. epi kaleo
zakhar hi. G21 agalliao
zakhar hi. G25 agapao
zakhar hi. G364 anamnesis
zakhar hi. G400 ana phoneo
zakhar hi. G2028 ep onomazo
zakhar hi. G2564 kaleo
zakhar hi. G3422 mnemosunon
zakhar hi. G5279 hupo mimnesko
zakhar ni. G3417 mneia
zakhar qal,ni,hi G3403 mimnesko
zakhar qal.,hi. G3687 onomazo