H3784 כּשׁף - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

A primitive root; properly to whisper a spell, that is, to inchant or practise magic

KJV Usage: sorcerer, (use) witch (-craft).

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions


1. (Piel) to practice witchcraft or sorcery, use witchcraft
a. sorcerer, sorceress (participle)
Origin: a primitive root
TWOT: 1051
Parts of Speech: Verb

View how H3784 כּשׁף is used in the Bible

6 occurrences of H3784 כּשׁף

Exodus 7:11 and the sorcerers:
Exodus 22:18 Thou shalt not allow a witch
Deuteronomy 18:10 or a witch,
2 Chronicles 33:6 and used witchcraft,
Daniel 2:2 and the sorcerers,
Malachi 3:5 against the sorcerers,

Distinct usage

1 and the sorcerers:
1 Thou shalt not allow a witch
1 or a witch,
1 and used witchcraft,
1 and the sorcerers,
1 against the sorcerers,

Corresponding Greek Words

kashaph pi. G5333 pharmakos