H2614 חנק - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

A primitive root (compare H2596); to be narrow; by implication to throttle, or (reflexively) to choke oneself to death (by a rope)

KJV Usage: hang self, strangle.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions


1. to strangle, strangle oneself
a. (Niphal) to strangle oneself
b. (Piel) to strangle
Origin: a primitive root [compare H2596]
TWOT: 697
Parts of Speech: Verb

View how H2614 חנק is used in the Bible

2 occurrences of H2614 חנק

2 Samuel 17:23
Nahum 2:12

Corresponding Greek Words

chanaq ni. see G519 st. ap agcho
chanaq pi. G638 apo pnigo