H3607 כּלא - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

A primitive root; to restrict, by act (hold back or in) or word (prohibit)

KJV Usage: finish, forbid, keep (back), refrain, restrain, retain, shut up, be stayed, withhold.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions


1. to restrict, restrain, withhold, shut up, keep back, refrain, forbid
a. (Qal)
1. to shut up
2. to restrain
3. to withhold
b. (Niphal) to be restrained
c. (Piel) to finish
Origin: a primitive root
TWOT: 980
Parts of Speech: Verb

View how H3607 כּלא is used in the Bible

17 occurrences of H3607 כּלא

Genesis 8:2
Genesis 23:6
Exodus 36:6
Numbers 11:28
1 Samuel 6:10
1 Samuel 25:33
Psalms 40:9
Psalms 40:11
Psalms 88:8
Psalms 119:101
Ecclesiastes 8:8
Isaiah 43:6
Jeremiah 32:2
Jeremiah 32:3
Ezekiel 31:15
Daniel 9:24
Haggai 1:10

Corresponding Greek Words

kala see G430 st. an echo
kala G2623 kata kleio
kala G3860 para didomi
kala G5288 hupo stello
kala ni. G4912 sun echo
kala qal.,ni. G2967 koluo