H2637 חסר - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

A primitive root; to lack; by implication to fail, want, lessen

KJV Usage: be abated, bereave, decrease, (cause to) fail, (have) lack, make lower, want.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions


1. to lack, be without, decrease, be lacking, have a need
a. (Qal)
1. to lack
2. to be lacking
3. to diminish, decrease
b. (Piel) to cause to lack
c. (Hiphil) to cause to be lacking
Origin: a primitive root
TWOT: 705
Parts of Speech: Verb

View how H2637 חסר is used in the Bible

21 occurrences of H2637 חסר

Genesis 8:3
Genesis 8:5
Genesis 18:28
Exodus 16:18
Deuteronomy 2:7
Deuteronomy 8:9
Deuteronomy 15:8
1 Kings 17:14
Nehemiah 9:21
Psalms 8:5
Psalms 23:1
Psalms 34:10
Proverbs 13:25
Proverbs 31:11
Ecclesiastes 4:8
Ecclesiastes 9:8
Song of Songs 7:2
Isaiah 32:6
Isaiah 51:14
Jeremiah 44:18
Ezekiel 4:17

Corresponding Greek Words

chaser G639 aporeo
chaser G4326 pros deomai
chaser hi. G2756 kenos
chaser qal,hi,adj. G1641 elattoneo
chaser qal,pi,adj. G1642 elattoo
chaser verb,adj. G1729 endees
chaser verb. adj. G5302 hustereo