H3789 כּתב - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

A primitive root; to grave; by implication to write (describe, inscribe, prescribe, subscribe)

KJV Usage: describe, record, prescribe, subscribe, write (-ing, -ten).

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions


1. to write, record, enrol
a. (Qal)
1. to write, inscribe, engrave, write in, write on
2. to write down, describe in writing
3. to register, enrol, record
4. to decree
b. (Niphal)
1. to be written
2. to be written down, be recorded, be enrolled
c. (Piel) to continue writing
Origin: a primitive root
TWOT: 1053
Parts of Speech: Verb

View how H3789 כּתב is used in the Bible

First 30 of 212 occurrences of H3789 כּתב

Exodus 17:14
Exodus 24:4
Exodus 24:12
Exodus 31:18
Exodus 32:15
Exodus 32:32
Exodus 34:1
Exodus 34:27
Exodus 34:28
Exodus 39:30
Numbers 5:23
Numbers 11:26
Numbers 17:2
Numbers 17:3
Numbers 33:2
Deuteronomy 4:13
Deuteronomy 5:22
Deuteronomy 6:9
Deuteronomy 9:10
Deuteronomy 10:2
Deuteronomy 10:4
Deuteronomy 11:20
Deuteronomy 17:18
Deuteronomy 24:1
Deuteronomy 24:3
Deuteronomy 27:3
Deuteronomy 27:8
Deuteronomy 28:58
Deuteronomy 28:61
Deuteronomy 29:20

Corresponding Greek Words

katav see G1125 kata grapho
katav see G1722 & G1125 en grapho
katav G583 apo grapho
katav G1121 gramma
katav G1124 graphe
katav G1242 diatheke
katav G1924 epi grapho
katav G2192 echo
katav G3307 merizo
katav ni. G1379 dogmatizo
katav qal,ni,pi G1125 grapho