H3947 לקח - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

A primitive root; to take (in the widest variety of applications)

KJV Usage: accept, bring, buy, carry away, drawn, fetch, get, infold, X many, mingle, place, receive (-ing), reserve, seize, send for, take (away, -ing, up), use, win.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions


1. to take, get, fetch, lay hold of, seize, receive, acquire, buy, bring, marry, take a wife, snatch, take away
a. (Qal)
1. to take, take in the hand
2. to take and carry along
3. to take from, take out of, take, carry away, take away
4. to take to or for a person, procure, get, take possession of, select, choose, take in marriage, receive, accept
5. to take up or upon, put upon
6. to fetch
7. to take, lead, conduct
8. to take, capture, seize
9. to take, carry off 1a
2. to take (vengeance)
a. (Niphal)
1. to be captured
2. to be taken away, be removed
3. to be taken, brought unto
b. (Pual)
1. to be taken from or out of
2. to be stolen from
3. to be taken captive
4. to be taken away, be removed
c. (Hophal)
1. to be taken unto, be brought unto
2. to be taken out of
3. to be taken away
d. (Hithpael)
1. to take hold of oneself
2. to flash about (of lightning)
Origin: a primitive root
TWOT: 1124
Parts of Speech: Verb

View how H3947 לקח is used in the Bible

First 30 of 909 occurrences of H3947 לקח

Genesis 2:15
Genesis 2:21
Genesis 2:22
Genesis 2:23
Genesis 3:6
Genesis 3:19
Genesis 3:22
Genesis 3:23
Genesis 4:11
Genesis 4:19
Genesis 5:24
Genesis 6:2
Genesis 6:21
Genesis 7:2
Genesis 8:9
Genesis 8:20
Genesis 9:23
Genesis 11:29
Genesis 11:31
Genesis 12:5
Genesis 12:15
Genesis 12:19
Genesis 14:11
Genesis 14:12
Genesis 14:21
Genesis 14:23
Genesis 14:24
Genesis 15:9
Genesis 15:10
Genesis 16:3

Corresponding Greek Words

laqach see G1586 st. ek lego
laqach G59 agorazo
laqach G71 ago
laqach G142 airo
laqach G162 aichmaloteuo
laqach G337 an aireo
laqach G385 ana spao
laqach G618 apo lambano
laqach G622 ap ollumi
laqach G667 apo phero
laqach G851 aph aireo
laqach G1097 ginosko
laqach G1209 dechomai
laqach G1544 ek ballo
laqach G1627 ek phero
laqach G1806 ex ago
laqach G1831 ex erchomai
laqach G1856 ex otheo
laqach G2007 epi tithemi
laqach G2064 erchomai
laqach G2192 echo
laqach G2564 kaleo
laqach G2598 kata ballo
laqach G2638 kata lambano
laqach G2865 komizo
laqach G2932 ktaomai
laqach G3343 meta pempo
laqach G3346 meta tithemi
laqach G3811 paideuo
laqach G3880 para lambano
laqach G4317 pros ago
laqach G4327 pros dechomai
laqach G4355 pros lambano
laqach G4400 pro cheirizo
laqach G4815 sul lambano
laqach G4816 sul lego
laqach G4879 sun ap ago
laqach G4884 sun arpazo
laqach G5111 tolmao
laqach G5342 phero
laqach bimchir G59 agorazo
laqach hithp. G1823 ex astrapto
laqach hithp. G5394 phlogizo
laqach ni. G64 agreuo
laqach ni. G1525 eis erchomai
laqach ni. G1807 ex aireo
laqach pu. G1096 ginomai
laqach qal,hoph G1521 eis ago
laqach qal,ni,pu G353 ana lambano
laqach qal,ni,pu G2983 lambano
laqah G3557 (see st.) nosphizo *