H3648 כּמר - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

A primitive root; properly to intertwine or contract, that is, (by implication) to shrivel (as with heat); figuratively to be deeply affected with passion (love or pity)

KJV Usage: be black, be kindled, yearn.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions


1. to yearn, be kindled, be black (hot), grow warm and tender, be or grow hot, become hot, become emotionally agitated
a. (Niphal)
1. to grow warm and tender
2. to be or grow hot
Origin: a primitive root
TWOT: 993,994,995
Parts of Speech: Verb

View how H3648 כּמר is used in the Bible

4 occurrences of H3648 כּמר

Genesis 43:30
1 Kings 3:26
Lamentations 5:10
Hosea 11:8

Corresponding Greek Words

kamar ni. G4962 su strepho
kamar ni. G5015 tarasso