H2710 חקק - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

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.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions


1. to cut out, decree, inscribe, set, engrave, portray, govern
a. (Qal)
1. to cut in
2. to cut in or on, cut upon, engrave, inscribe
3. to trace, mark out
4. to engrave, inscribe (of a law)
b. (Poel)
1. to inscribe, enact, decree
2. one who decrees, lawgiver (participle)
c. (Pual) something decreed, the law (participle)
d. (Hophal) to be inscribed
Origin: a primitive root
TWOT: 728
Parts of Speech: Verb

View how H2710 חקק is used in the Bible

19 occurrences of H2710 חקק

Genesis 49:10
Numbers 21:18
Deuteronomy 33:21
Judges 5:9
Judges 5:14
Job 19:23
Psalms 60:7
Psalms 108:8
Proverbs 8:15
Proverbs 8:27
Proverbs 8:29
Proverbs 31:5
Isaiah 10:1
Isaiah 22:16
Isaiah 30:8
Isaiah 33:22
Isaiah 49:16
Ezekiel 4:1
Ezekiel 23:14

Corresponding Greek Words

chaqaq G873 aph orizo
chaqaq G1299 dia tasso
chaqaq G2478 ischuros
chaqaq po. see G2045 ex eraunao
chaqaq po. G758 archon
chaqaq po. G935 basileus
chaqaq po. G2233 hegeomai
chaqaq qal,po G1125 grapho