H3738 כּרה - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

A primitive root; properly to dig; figuratively to plot; generally to bore or open

KJV Usage: dig, X make (a banquet), open.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions


1. to dig, excavate, dig through
a. (Qal) to dig
b. (Niphal) to be dug
2. (Qal) to give a banquet or feast
3. (Qal) to get by trade, trade, buy
Origin: a primitive root
TWOT: 1033,1034,1035
Parts of Speech: Verb

View how H3738 כּרה is used in the Bible

16 occurrences of H3738 כּרה

Genesis 26:25
Genesis 50:5
Exodus 21:33
Numbers 21:18
2 Chronicles 16:14
Job 6:27
Psalms 7:15
Psalms 22:16
Psalms 40:6
Psalms 57:6
Psalms 94:13
Psalms 119:85
Proverbs 16:27
Proverbs 26:27
Jeremiah 18:20
Jeremiah 18:22

Corresponding Greek Words

karah G1334 di egeomai
karah G2998 latomeo
karah G3409 misthoo
karah G3908 para tithemi
karah qal.,ni. G3736 orusso