H5344 נקב - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

A primitive root; to puncture, literally (to perforate, with more or less violence) or figuratively (to specify, designate, libel)

KJV Usage: appoint, blaspheme, bore, curse, express, with holes, name, pierce, strike through.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions


1. to pierce, perforate, bore, appoint
a. (Qal)
1. to pierce, bore
2. to prick off, designate
b. (Niphal) to be pricked off, be designated, be specified
2. (Qal) to curse, blaspheme
Origin: a primitive root
TWOT: 1409
Parts of Speech: Verb

View how H5344 נקב is used in the Bible

24 occurrences of H5344 נקב

Genesis 30:28
Leviticus 24:11
Leviticus 24:16
Numbers 1:17
Numbers 23:8
Numbers 23:25
2 Kings 12:9
2 Kings 18:21
1 Chronicles 12:31
1 Chronicles 16:41
2 Chronicles 28:15
2 Chronicles 31:19
Ezra 8:20
Job 3:8
Job 5:3
Job 40:24
Job 41:2
Proverbs 11:26
Proverbs 24:24
Isaiah 36:6
Isaiah 62:2
Amos 6:1
Habakkuk 3:14
Haggai 1:6

Corresponding Greek Words

naqav see G1291 st. dia stello
naqav G2028 ep onomazo
naqav G2672 kat araomai
naqav ni. see G1941 st. epi kaleo
naqav ni. G4863 sun ago
naqav qal.,ni. G3687 onomazo