H3588 כּי - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

A primitive particle (the full form of the prepositional prefix) indicating causal relations of all kinds, antecedent or consequent; (by implication) very widely used as a relative conjugation or adverb; often largely modified by other particles annexed

KJV Usage: and, + (forasmuch, inasmuch, where-) as, assured [-ly], + but, certainly, doubtless, + else, even, + except, for, how, (because, in, so, than) that, + nevertheless, now, rightly, seeing, since, surely, then, therefore, + (al-) though, + till, truly, + until, when, whether, while, who, yea, yet,

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions


1. that, for, because, when, as though, as, because that, but, then, certainly, except, surely, since
a. that
1. yea, indeed
b. when (of time)
1. when, if, though (with a concessive force)
c. because, since (causal connection)
d. but (after negative)
e. that if, for if, indeed if, for though, but if
f. but rather, but
g. except that
h. only, nevertheless
i. surely
j. that is
k. but if
l. for though
m. forasmuch as, for therefore
Origin: a primitive particle
TWOT: 976
Parts of Speech: Conjunction

View how H3588 כּי is used in the Bible

First 30 of 43 occurrences of H3588 כּי

Genesis 1:4
Genesis 2:3
Genesis 2:5
Genesis 4:12
Genesis 4:24
Genesis 4:25
Genesis 17:15
Genesis 27:36
Genesis 29:32
Genesis 31:37
Genesis 49:10
Exodus 3:12
Exodus 5:11
Exodus 10:4
Exodus 13:17
Exodus 23:9
Exodus 32:29
Leviticus 13:18
Leviticus 13:40
Leviticus 20:27
Leviticus 24:15
Numbers 16:13
Deuteronomy 12:12
Deuteronomy 14:24
Deuteronomy 19:6
Deuteronomy 29:19
Deuteronomy 31:18
Deuteronomy 32:30
Joshua 2:12
Joshua 2:24

Corresponding Greek Words

ki G3778 houtos, haute, touto
ki im G4133 plen
hakhi G1346 dikaios *