H2821 חשׁך - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number


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.


Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions

BDB3218

חשׁך

1. to be or become dark, grow dim, be darkened, be black, be hidden
a. (Qal)
1. to be or grow dark
2. to have a dark colour
3. to grow dim
b. (Hiphil)
1. to make dark, cause to be dark
2. to hide, conceal
3. to obscure, confuse (fig.)
Origin: a primitive root
TWOT: 769
Parts of Speech: Verb

TBESH:
חָשַׁךְ
cha.shakh
H:V
to darken
1) to be or become dark, grow dim, be darkened, be black, be hidden
1a) (Qal)
1a1) to be or grow dark
1a2) to have a dark colour
1a3) to grow dim
1b) (Hiphil)
1b1) to make dark, cause to be dark
1b2) to hide, conceal
1b3) to obscure, confuse (fig.)

View how H2821 חשׁך is used in the Bible

18 occurrences of H2821 חשׁך

Exodus 10:15 was darkened;
Job 3:9 be dark;
Job 18:6 shall be dark
Job 38:2 Who is this that darkeneth
Psalms 69:23 be darkened,
Psalms 105:28 and made it dark;
Psalms 139:12 hideth
Ecclesiastes 12:2 are not darkened,
Ecclesiastes 12:3 shall be darkened,
Isaiah 5:30 is darkened
Isaiah 13:10 shall be darkened
Jeremiah 13:16 before he shall cause darkness,
Lamentations 4:8 is blacker
Lamentations 5:17 are dim.
Ezekiel 30:18 shall be darkened,
Amos 5:8 dark
Amos 8:9 and I will darken
Micah 3:6 and it shall be dark

Distinct usage

2 shall be darkened,
1 was darkened;
1 be dark;
1 shall be dark
1 Who is this that darkeneth
1 and made it dark;
1 hideth
1 are not darkened,
1 is darkened
1 shall be darkened
1 before he shall cause darkness,
1 is blacker
1 are dim.
1 dark
1 and I will darken
1 and it shall be dark
1 be darkened,

Corresponding Greek Words

chashakh G4653 skotia
chashakh G4656 skotoo
chashakh hi. G2928 krupto
chashakh qal,hi G4654 skotizo


Related words

H2821 חשׁך

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

KJV Usage: darkness.


H2820 חשׂך châśak
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.


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).