H2706 חק - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

From H2710; an enactment; hence an appointment (of time, space, quantity, labor or usage)

KJV Usage: appointed, bound, commandment, convenient, custom, decree (-d), due, law, measure, X necessary, ordinance (-nary), portion, set time, statute, task.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions



1. statute, ordinance, limit, something prescribed, due
a. prescribed task
b. prescribed portion
c. action prescribed (for oneself), resolve
d. prescribed due
e. prescribed limit, boundary
f. enactment, decree, ordinance
1. specific decree
2. law in general
g. enactments, statutes
1. conditions
2. enactments
3. decrees
4. civil enactments prescribed by God
Origin: from H2710
TWOT: 728a
Parts of Speech: Noun Masculine

1) statute, ordinance, limit, something prescribed, due
1a) prescribed task
1b) prescribed portion
1c) action prescribed (for oneself), resolve
1d) prescribed due
1e) prescribed limit, boundary
1f) enactment, decree, ordinance
1f1) specific decree
1f2) law in general
1g) enactments, statutes
1g1) conditions
1g2) enactments
1g3) decrees
1g4) civil enactments prescribed by God

View how H2706 חק is used in the Bible

First 30 of 127 occurrences of H2706 חק

Genesis 47:22 had a portion
Genesis 47:22 their portion
Genesis 47:26 it a statute
Exodus 5:14 your task
Exodus 12:24 for an statute
Exodus 15:25 for them a statute
Exodus 15:26 all his statutes,
Exodus 18:16 the statutes
Exodus 18:20 them statutes
Exodus 29:28 by a statute
Exodus 30:21 not: and it shall be a statute
Leviticus 6:18 of it. It shall be a statute
Leviticus 6:22 it: it is a statute
Leviticus 7:34 by a statute
Leviticus 10:11 all the statutes
Leviticus 10:13 because it is thy due,
Leviticus 10:13 due,
Leviticus 10:14 with thee: for they are thy due,
Leviticus 10:14 due,
Leviticus 10:15 with thee, by a statute
Leviticus 24:9 statute.
Leviticus 26:46 These are the statutes
Numbers 18:8 by a statute
Numbers 18:11 with thee, by a statute
Numbers 18:19 with thee, by a statute
Numbers 30:16 These are the statutes,
Deuteronomy 4:1 to the statutes
Deuteronomy 4:5 you statutes
Deuteronomy 4:6 all these statutes,
Deuteronomy 4:8 that hath statutes

Distinct usage

7 me thy statutes.
5 and the statutes,
4 and his statutes,
4 his statutes,
3 the statutes
3 my statutes
3 statutes
3 thy statutes.
3 thy statutes
3 by a statute
3 with thee, by a statute
2 due,
2 you statutes
2 all these statutes,
2 in thy statutes.
2 in my statutes,
2 These are the statutes
2 all the statutes
2 for a statute,
2 it a statute
2 them a statute
2 a statute
1 because it is thy due,
1 statute.
1 These are the statutes,
1 to the statutes
1 the statutes,
1 these statutes.
1 and these statutes,
1 in his statutes,
1 and thy statutes,
1 and of his statutes
1 nor the statutes,
1 his bounds
1 more than my necessary
1 the thing that is appointed
1 with a border,
1 for it my decreed
1 my statutes,
1 thy statutes!
1 thy statutes:
1 of thy statutes;
1 not thy statutes.
1 his statutes
1 convenient
1 them also statutes
1 and my statutes,
1 with the statutes
1 these statutes
1 not: and it shall be a statute
1 it: it is a statute
1 had a portion
1 their portion
1 and a portion
1 of it. It shall be a statute
1 with thee: for they are thy due,
1 therefore his statutes,
1 ye not in the statutes
1 that hath statutes
1 your task

Corresponding Greek Words

choq G705 arithmeo
choq G842 autarkes
choq G1345 dikaioma
choq G1394 dosis
choq G1785 entole
choq G2041 ergon
choq G2917 krima
choq G3551 nomos
choq G3725 horion

Related words


H2708 חקּה chûqqâh
Feminine of H2706, and meaning substantially the same

KJV Usage: appointed, custom, manner, ordinance, site, statute.

H2710 חקק châqaq

A primitive root; properly to hack, that is, engrave (Judges 5:14, to be a scribe simply); by implication to enact (laws being cut in stone or metal tablets in primitive times) or (generally) prescribe

KJV Usage: appoint, decree, governor, grave, lawgiver, note, pourtray, print, set.

H2711 חקק chêqeq
From H2710; an enactment, a resolution

KJV Usage: decree, thought.

H2712 חוּקק חקּק chûqqôq chûqôq
חוּקק חקּק
chûqqôq chûqôq
khook-koke', khoo-koke'
From H2710; appointed; Chukkok or Chukok, a place in Palestine

KJV Usage: Hukkok, Hukok.