H3198 יכח - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

A primitive root; to be right (that is, correct); reciprocally to argue; causatively to decide, justify or convict

KJV Usage: appoint, argue, chasten, convince, correct (-ion), daysman, dispute, judge, maintain, plead, reason (together), rebuke, reprove (-r), surely, in any wise.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions


1. to prove, decide, judge, rebuke, reprove, correct, be right
a. (Hiphil)
1. to decide, judge
2. to adjudge, appoint
3. to show to be right, prove
4. to convince, convict
5. to reprove, chide
6. to correct, rebuke
b. (Hophal) to be chastened
c. (Niphal) to reason, reason together
d. (Hithp) to argue
Origin: a primitive root
TWOT: 865
Parts of Speech: Verb

View how H3198 יכח is used in the Bible

First 30 of 55 occurrences of H3198 יכח

Genesis 20:16
Genesis 21:25
Genesis 24:14
Genesis 24:44
Genesis 31:37
Genesis 31:42
Leviticus 19:17
2 Samuel 7:14
2 Kings 19:4
1 Chronicles 12:17
1 Chronicles 16:21
Job 5:17
Job 6:25
Job 6:26
Job 9:33
Job 13:3
Job 13:10
Job 13:15
Job 15:3
Job 16:21
Job 19:5
Job 22:4
Job 23:7
Job 32:12
Job 33:19
Job 40:2
Psalms 6:1
Psalms 38:1
Psalms 50:8
Psalms 50:21

Corresponding Greek Words

yakhach hi. G987 blasphemeo
yakhach hi. G1827 ex elegcho
yakhach hi. G2090 hetoimazo
yakhach hi. G3679 oneidizo
yakhach hi. G3811 paideuo
yakhach hi.,hoph. G1651 elegcho
yakhach ni,hi G1650 elegchos
yakhach ni. G226 aletheuo
yakhah hi. G1650 (see) elegmos *