H3218 ילק - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

From an unused root meaning to lick up; a devourer; specifically the young locust

KJV Usage: cankerworm, caterpillar.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions


1. young locust (early stage of development)
a. caterpillar (as devouring)
Origin: from an unused root meaning to lick up
TWOT: 870a
Parts of Speech: Noun Masculine

View how H3218 ילק is used in the Bible

7 occurrences of H3218 ילק

Psalms 105:34
Jeremiah 51:14
Jeremiah 51:27
Joel 1:4
Joel 2:25
Nahum 3:15
Nahum 3:16

Corresponding Greek Words

yeleq G200 akris