H5236 נכר - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

From H5234; foreign, or (concretely) a foreigner, or (abstractly) heathendom

KJV Usage: alien, strange (+ -er).

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions



1. foreign, alien, foreignness, that which is foreign
a. foreignness, foreign gods
b. alien, foreigner
c. foreign (vanities)
Origin: from H5234
TWOT: 1368b
Parts of Speech: Noun Masculine

1) foreign, alien, foreignness, that which is foreign
1a) foreignness, foreign gods
1b) alien, foreigner
1c) foreign (vanities)

View how H5236 נכר is used in the Bible

First 30 of 36 occurrences of H5236 נכר

Genesis 17:12 of a foreigner,
Genesis 17:27 of a foreigner,
Genesis 35:2 the foreign
Genesis 35:4 all the foreign
Exodus 12:43 of a foreigner
Leviticus 22:25 Neither from a foreigner's
Deuteronomy 31:16 of the foreigners
Deuteronomy 32:12 him, and there was no foreign
Joshua 24:20 foreign
Joshua 24:23 said he, the foreign
Judges 10:16 the foreign
1 Samuel 7:3 the foreign
2 Samuel 22:45 of a foreigner
2 Samuel 22:46 of a foreigner
2 Chronicles 14:3 of the foreign
2 Chronicles 33:15 the foreign
Nehemiah 9:2 themselves from all foreigners,
Nehemiah 13:30 them from all foreigners,
Psalms 18:44 of a foreigner
Psalms 18:45 of the foreigner
Psalms 81:9 any foreign
Psalms 137:4 in a foreign
Psalms 144:7 of foreigners;
Psalms 144:11 of foreigners,
Isaiah 56:3 of the foreigner,
Isaiah 56:6 of the foreigner,
Isaiah 60:10 of foreigners
Isaiah 61:5 of the alien
Isaiah 62:8 of the foreigner
Jeremiah 5:19 foreign

Distinct usage

5 of a foreigner
4 the foreign
3 of a foreigner,
2 foreign
2 of the foreigner,
2 of the foreigner
1 all the foreign
1 said he, the foreign
1 of a foreign
1 any foreign
1 them from all foreigners,
1 into my sanctuary foreigners,
1 of the foreign
1 him, and there was no foreign
1 of the foreigners
1 Neither from a foreigner's
1 of the alien
1 and with foreign
1 in a foreign
1 with a foreign
1 themselves from all foreigners,
1 of foreigners,
1 of foreigners
1 of foreigners;

Corresponding Greek Words

nekhar G241 allogenes
nekhar G245 allotrios
nekhar G2087 heteros

Related words


H5234 נכר nâkar

A primitive root; properly to scrutinize, that is, look intently at; hence (with recognition implied), to acknowledge, be acquainted with, care for, respect, revere, or (with suspicion implied), to disregard, ignore, be strange toward, reject, resign, dissimulate (as if ignorant or disowning)

KJV Usage: acknowledge, X could, deliver, discern, dissemble, estrange, feign self to be another, know, take knowledge (notice), perceive, regard, (have) respect, behave (make) self strange (-ly).

H1971 הכּרה hakkârâh
From H5234; respect, that is, partiality

KJV Usage: shew.

H4378 מכּר makkâr
From H5234; an acquaintance

KJV Usage: acquaintance.

H5235 נכר נכר neker nôker
נכר נכר
neker nôker
neh'-ker, no'-ker
From H5234; something strange, that is, unexpected calamity

KJV Usage: strange.