H3584 כּחשׁ - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

A primitive root; to be untrue, in word (to lie, feign, disown) or deed (to disappoint, fail, cringe)

KJV Usage: deceive, deny, dissemble, fail, deal falsely, be found liars, (be-) lie, lying, submit selves.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions


1. to deceive, lie, fail, grow lean, be disappointing, be untrue, be insufficient, be found liars, belie, deny, dissemble, deal falsely
a. (Qal) to become lean
b. (Niphal) to cringe, feign obedience
c. (Piel)
1. to deceive, deny falsely
2. to act deceptively
3. to cringe
4. to disappoint, fail
d. (Hithpael) to cringe, feign obedience
Origin: a primitive root
TWOT: 975
Parts of Speech: Verb

View how H3584 כּחשׁ is used in the Bible

22 occurrences of H3584 כּחשׁ

Genesis 18:15
Leviticus 6:2
Leviticus 6:3
Leviticus 19:11
Deuteronomy 33:29
Joshua 7:11
Joshua 24:27
2 Samuel 22:45
1 Kings 13:18
Job 8:18
Job 31:28
Psalms 18:44
Psalms 66:3
Psalms 81:15
Psalms 109:24
Proverbs 30:9
Isaiah 59:13
Jeremiah 5:12
Hosea 4:2
Hosea 9:2
Habakkuk 3:17
Zechariah 13:4

Corresponding Greek Words

kachash pi. G720 arneomai