H6561 פּרק - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

A primitive root; to break off or craunch; figuratively to deliver

KJV Usage: break (off), deliver, redeem, rend (in pieces), tear in pieces.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions


1. to tear apart or away, tear off, break away
a. (Qal) to tear away, snatch, rescue
b. (Piel) to tear off
c. (Hithpael) to tear off from oneself, be broken off, be broken in pieces
Origin: a primitive root
TWOT: 1828
Parts of Speech: Verb

View how H6561 פּרק is used in the Bible

11 occurrences of H6561 פּרק

Genesis 27:40 that thou shalt break
Exodus 32:2 to them, Break off
Exodus 32:3 broke off
Exodus 32:24 let them break
1 Kings 19:11 rent
Psalms 7:2 rending it in pieces,
Psalms 136:24 And hath redeemed
Lamentations 5:8 over us: there is none that doth deliver
Ezekiel 19:12 were broken
Zechariah 11:16 and tear
Zechariah 11:16 in pieces.

Distinct usage

1 that thou shalt break
1 to them, Break off
1 broke off
1 let them break
1 rent
1 rending it in pieces,
1 And hath redeemed
1 over us: there is none that doth deliver
1 were broken
1 and tear
1 in pieces.

Corresponding Greek Words

paraq G1590 ek luo
paraq G3084 lutroo
paraq pi,hithpa G4014 peri aireo
paraq pi. G1262 dia luo
paraq pi. G1612 ek strepho