H2820 חשׂך - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number


חשׂך
châśak
khaw-sak'
A prim root; to restrain or (reflexively) refrain; by implication to refuse, spare, preserve; also (by interchange with H2821) to observe

KJV Usage: assuage, X darken, forbear, hinder, hold back, keep (back), punish, refrain, reserve, spare, withhold.


Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions

BDB3199

חשׂך

1. to withhold, restrain, hold back, keep in check, refrain
a. (Qal)
1. to withhold, keep back, keep for oneself, keep from, hold in check, refrain, spare, reserve
2. to restrain, check
b. (Niphal) to assuage, be spared
Origin: a primitive root
TWOT: 765
Parts of Speech: Verb

TBESH:
חָשַׂךְ
cha.sakh
H:V
to withhold
1) to withhold, restrain, hold back, keep in check, refrain
1a) (Qal)
1a1) to withhold, keep back, keep for oneself, keep from, hold in check, refrain, spare, reserve
1a2) to restrain, check
1b) (Niphal) to assuage, be spared

View how H2820 חשׂך is used in the Bible

28 occurrences of H2820 חשׂך

Genesis 20:6 for I also withheld
Genesis 22:12 withheld
Genesis 22:16 withheld
Genesis 39:9 hath he kept back
1 Samuel 25:39 and hath kept
2 Samuel 18:16 restrained
2 Kings 5:20 hath spared
Ezra 9:13 hast punished
Job 7:11 Therefore I will not restrain
Job 16:5 should relieve
Job 16:6 is not relieved:
Job 21:30 is reserved
Job 30:10 from me, and spare
Job 33:18 He keepeth back
Job 38:23 Which I have reserved
Psalms 19:13 Keep back
Psalms 78:50 he spared
Proverbs 10:19 but he that holdeth
Proverbs 11:24 and there is that withholdeth
Proverbs 13:24 He that spareth
Proverbs 17:27 spareth
Proverbs 21:26 and spareth
Proverbs 24:11 If thou refraineth
Isaiah 14:6 hindereth.
Isaiah 54:2 spare
Isaiah 58:1 spare
Jeremiah 14:10 they have not restrained
Ezekiel 30:18 shall be darkened,

Distinct usage

2 withheld
2 spare
1 for I also withheld
1 hath spared
1 should relieve
1 is not relieved:
1 from me, and spare
1 Which I have reserved
1 and there is that withholdeth
1 He that spareth
1 spareth
1 and spareth
1 If thou refraineth
1 hindereth.
1 shall be darkened,
1 Therefore I will not restrain
1 He keepeth back
1 he spared
1 is reserved
1 Keep back
1 they have not restrained
1 hast punished
1 but he that holdeth
1 hath he kept back
1 and hath kept
1 restrained

Corresponding Greek Words

chasakh see G4046 st. peri poieo
chasakh G606 apo keimai
chasakh G4863 sun ago
chasakh G5339 pheidomai
chasakh lemattah me' G2893 kouphizo


Related words

H2820 חשׂך

H2836 חשׁק châshaq
חשׁק
châshaq
khaw-shak'
A primitive root; to cling, that is, join (figuratively) to love, delight in; elliptically (or by interchange for H2820) to deliver

KJV Usage: have a delight, (have a) desire, fillet, long, set (in) love.


H2821 חשׁך châshak

חשׁך
châshak
khaw-shak'
A primitive root; to be dark (as withholding light); transitively to darken

KJV Usage: be black, be (make) dark, darken, cause darkness, be dim, hide.


H2816 חשׁוך chăshôk
חשׁוך
chăshôk
khash-oke'
(Chaldee) from a root corresponding to H2821; the dark

KJV Usage: darkness.


H2822 חשׁך chôshek
חשׁך
chôshek
kho-shek'
From H2821; the dark; hence (literally) darkness; figuratively misery, destruction, death, ignorance, sorrow, wickedness

KJV Usage: dark (-ness), night, obscurity.


H2823 חשׁך châshôk
חשׁך
châshôk
khaw-shoke'
From H2821; dark (figuratively that is, obscure)

KJV Usage: mean.


H2824 חשׁכה cheshkâh
חשׁכה
cheshkâh
khesh-kaw'
From H2821; darkness

KJV Usage: dark.


H2825 חשׁיכה חשׁכה chăshêkâh chăshêykâh
חשׁיכה חשׁכה
chăshêkâh chăshêykâh
khash-ay-kaw', khash-ay-kaw'
From H2821; darkness; figuratively misery

KJV Usage: darkness.


H4285 מחשׁך machshâk
מחשׁך
machshâk
makh-shawk'
From H2821; darkness; concretely a dark place

KJV Usage: dark (-ness, place).