H7121 קרא - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

A primitive root (rather identical with H7122 through the idea of accosting a person met); to call out to (that is, properly address by name, but used in a wide variety of applications)

KJV Usage: bewray [self], that are bidden, call (for, forth, self, upon), cry (unto), (be) famous, guest, invite, mention, (give) name, preach, (make) proclaim (-ation), pronounce, publish, read, renowned, say.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions


1. to call, call out, recite, read, cry out, proclaim
a. (Qal)
1. to call, cry, utter a loud sound
2. to call unto, cry (for help), call (with name of God)
3. to proclaim
4. to read aloud, read (to oneself), read
5. to summon, invite, call for, call and commission, appoint, call and endow
6. to call, name, give name to, call by
b. (Niphal)
1. to call oneself
2. to be called, be proclaimed, be read aloud, be summoned, be named
c. (Pual) to be called, be named, be called out, be chosen
Origin: a primitive root [rather identical with H7122 through the idea of accosting a person met]
TWOT: 2063
Parts of Speech: Verb

View how H7121 קרא is used in the Bible

First 30 of 689 occurrences of H7121 קרא

Genesis 1:5 called
Genesis 1:5 he called
Genesis 1:8 called
Genesis 1:10 called
Genesis 1:10 he called
Genesis 2:19 what he would call
Genesis 2:19 called
Genesis 2:20 gave
Genesis 2:23 shall be called
Genesis 3:9 called
Genesis 3:20 called
Genesis 4:17 and called
Genesis 4:25 and called
Genesis 4:26 and he called
Genesis 4:26 to call
Genesis 5:2 them, and called
Genesis 5:3 and called
Genesis 5:29 And he called
Genesis 11:9 called
Genesis 12:8 and called
Genesis 12:18 called
Genesis 13:4 called
Genesis 16:11 and shalt call
Genesis 16:13 And she called
Genesis 16:14 was called
Genesis 16:15 called
Genesis 17:5 any more be called
Genesis 17:15 thou shalt not call
Genesis 17:19 and thou shalt call
Genesis 19:5 And they called

Distinct usage

89 called
54 and called
28 and he called
25 call
13 And she called
11 was called
11 I called
10 and call
10 read
9 to call
8 And they called
8 is called
8 which is called
7 shall be called
7 I cried
6 he called
6 hath called
6 and proclaim
6 and cried
5 therefore they called
5 cried
5 and they shall call
4 and cried,
4 and read
4 They shall call
4 I will call
4 calleth
4 and he read
4 and proclaimed
4 to proclaim
4 and cry
3 Therefore he called
3 had called
3 I have called
3 which ye shall proclaim
3 proclaim
3 Then he called
3 And he cried
3 and I will call
3 Cry
3 who are called
3 I cry
3 he calleth
2 gave
2 and shalt call
2 therefore she called
2 of it was called
2 that she called
2 shall call
2 he read
2 which are called
2 And they cried
2 Here am I; for thou didst call
2 And when they had called
2 called,
2 and hath invited
2 hath he not invited.
2 and all the guests
2 together,
2 had read

Corresponding Greek Words

qara see G1291 st. dia stello
qara see G1949 st. epi lambano
qara see G4046 st. peri poieo
qara G71 ago
qara G310 ana boao
qara G312 an aggello
qara G349 ana krazo
qara G455 an oigo
qara G480 anti deimai
qara G518 ap aggello
qara G528 apantao
qara G994 boao
qara G1521 eis ago
qara G1525 eis erchomai
qara G1533 eis phero
qara G1863 ep ago
qara G2028 ep onomazo
qara G2028 ep onomazo
qara G2784 kerusso
qara G2799 klaio
qara G2821 klesis
qara G2822 kletos
qara G2980 laleo
qara G2983 lambano
qara G3333 meta kaleo
qara G3522 nesteuo
qara G3581 xenos
qara G3870 para kaleo
qara G4977 schizo
qara G5222 hup antesis
qara G5455 phoneo
qara el G1458 egkaleo
qara ni. see G472 st. ant echo
qara ni. G2820 kleroo
qara ni. G3049 logizomai
qara ni. G3306 meno
qara qal,ni,pu see G1941 st. epi kaleo
qara qal,ni,pu G2564 kaleo
qara qal.,hi. G4819 sum baino
qara qal.,ni. see G4341 st. pros kaleo
qara qal.,ni. G314 an ginosko
qara qal.,ni. G1284 dia resso
qara qal.,ni. G2896 krazo
qara qal.,ni. G3687 onomazo
qara qal.,ni. G4486 rhegnumi
qara qal.,ni. G4876 sun antao
liqrat G529 apantesis *
liqrat G1715 em prosthen *
liqrat G1726 (& G1727) en antios *
liqrat G1941 (see st.) epi kaleo *