H7069 קנה - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

A primitive root; to erect, that is, create; by extension to procure, especially by purchase (causatively sell); by implication to own

KJV Usage: attain, buy (-er), teach to keep cattle, get, provoke to jealousy, possess (-or), purchase, recover, redeem, X surely, X verily.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions



1. to get, acquire, create, buy, possess
a. (Qal)
1. to get, acquire, obtain 1a
b. of God originating, creating, redeeming His people 1a
1. possessor 1a
c. of Eve acquiring 1a
d. of acquiring knowledge, wisdom
1. to buy
e. (Niphal) to be bought
f. (Hiphil) to cause to possess
Origin: a primitive root
TWOT: 2039
Parts of Speech: Verb

to buy
1) to get, acquire, create, buy, possess
1a) (Qal)
1a1) to get, acquire, obtain
1a1a) of God originating, creating, redeeming His people
1a1a1) possessor
1a1b) of Eve acquiring
1a1c) of acquiring knowledge, wisdom
1a2) to buy
1b) (Niphal) to be bought
1c) (Hiphil) to cause to possess

View how H7069 קנה is used in the Bible

First 30 of 84 occurrences of H7069 קנה

Genesis 4:1 I have gotten
Genesis 14:19 possessor
Genesis 14:22 the possessor
Genesis 25:10 purchased
Genesis 33:19 And he bought
Genesis 39:1 bought
Genesis 47:19 buy
Genesis 47:20 bought
Genesis 47:22 bought he
Genesis 47:23 Behold, I have bought
Genesis 49:30 bought
Genesis 50:13 bought
Exodus 15:16 thou hast purchased.
Exodus 21:2 If thou shalt buy
Leviticus 22:11 shall buy
Leviticus 25:14 or buy
Leviticus 25:15 thou shalt buy
Leviticus 25:28 of him that hath bought
Leviticus 25:30 to him that bought
Leviticus 25:44 you; from them shall ye buy
Leviticus 25:45 among you, of them shall ye buy,
Leviticus 25:50 with him that bought
Leviticus 27:24 to him of whom it was bought,
Deuteronomy 28:68 and no man shall buy
Deuteronomy 32:6 that hath bought
Joshua 24:32 bought
Ruth 4:4 Buy
Ruth 4:5 thou buyest
Ruth 4:5 thou must buy
Ruth 4:8 Buy

Distinct usage

8 Buy
6 bought
2 and to buy
2 Get
2 getteth
2 And he bought
1 I have gotten
1 possessor
1 the possessor
1 purchased
1 thou hast purchased.
1 If thou shalt buy
1 shall buy
1 or buy
1 thou shalt buy
1 of him that hath bought
1 with him that bought
1 to him of whom it was bought,
1 and no man shall buy
1 that hath bought
1 thou buyest
1 thou must buy
1 that I have bought
1 have I purchased
1 Nay; but I will surely
1 Nay; but I will verily
1 neither bought
1 had purchased.
1 shall attain
1 therefore get
1 possessed
1 is it to get
1 and to get
1 to get
1 the buyer:
1 his owner,
1 as with the buyer,
1 and purchase
1 So I bought
1 that thou hast bought,
1 and get
1 And I bought
1 shall be possessed again
1 shall be bought
1 Men shall buy
1 which provoketh to jealousy.
1 That we may buy
1 taught me to keep cattle
1 is thine to buy
1 you; from them shall ye buy
1 which thou hast purchased
1 it, to buy
1 have redeemed
1 to me, Buy
1 is thine; buy
1 Behold, I have bought
1 bought he
1 Whose possessors
1 Thou hast bought
1 among you, of them shall ye buy,

Corresponding Greek Words

qanah G25 agapao
qanah G59 agorazo
qanah G3084 lutroo
qanah hi. G1081 gennao
qanah qal,ni,hi G2932 ktaomai
qanah qal.,ni. G2936 ktizo

Related words


H511 אלקנה 'elqânâh
From H410 and H7069; God has obtained; Elkanah, the name of seven Israelites

KJV Usage: Elkanah.

H4735 מקנה miqneh
From H7069; something bought, that is, property, but only live stock; abstractly acquisition

KJV Usage: cattle, flock, herd, possession, purchase, substance.

H7014 קין qayin
The same as H7013 (with a play upon the affinity to H7069); Kajin, the name of the first child, also of a place in Palestine, and of an Oriental tribe

KJV Usage: Cain, Kenite (-s).

H7066 קנא qe nâ'
qe nâ'
(Chaldee); corresponding to H7069; to purchase

KJV Usage: buy.

H7070 קנה qâneh
From H7069; a reed (as erect); by resemblance a rod (especially for measuring), shaft, tube, stem, the radius (of the arm), beam (of a steelyard)

KJV Usage: balance, bone, branch, calamus, cane, reed, X spearman, stalk.

H7075 קנין qinyân
From H7069; creation, that is, (concretely) creatures; also acquisition, purchase, wealth

KJV Usage: getting, goods, X with money, riches, substance.

H7079 קנת qe nâth
qe nâth
From H7069; possession; Kenath, a place East of the Jordan

KJV Usage: Kenath.