H7136 קרה - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

A primitive root; to light upon (chiefly by accident); causatively to bring about; specifically to impose timbers (for roof or floor)

KJV Usage: appoint, lay (make) beams, befall, bring, come (to pass unto), floor, [hap] was, happen (unto), meet, send good speed.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions



1. to encounter, meet, befall, happen, come to meet
a. (Qal)
1. to encounter, meet
2. to befall
b. (Niphal)
1. to encounter, meet (without pre-arrangement)
2. to chance to be present
3. to come to meet
c. (Hiphil) to cause to meet, appoint
2. to build with beams
a. (Piel) to lay the beams of, furnish with beams
Origin: a primitive root
TWOT: 2068,2068e
Parts of Speech: Verb

View how H7136 קרה is used in the Bible

27 occurrences of H7136 קרה

Genesis 24:12 I pray thee, prosper
Genesis 27:20 brought
Genesis 42:29 him all that befell
Genesis 44:29 shall befall him,
Exodus 3:18 hath met
Numbers 11:23 shall come to pass
Numbers 23:3 will come
Numbers 23:4 met
Numbers 23:15 while I meet
Numbers 23:16 met
Numbers 35:11 Then ye shall appoint
Deuteronomy 25:18 How he met
Ruth 2:3 to come
1 Samuel 28:10 happen
2 Samuel 1:6 As I happened
2 Chronicles 34:11 and to floor
Nehemiah 2:8 to make beams
Nehemiah 3:3 who also laid its beams,
Nehemiah 3:6 they laid its beams,
Esther 4:7 him all that had happened
Esther 6:13 every thing that had befallen
Psalms 104:3 Who layeth the beams
Ecclesiastes 2:14 happeneth
Ecclesiastes 2:15 so it happeneth
Ecclesiastes 9:11 happeneth
Isaiah 41:22 us what shall happen:
Daniel 10:14 what shall befall

Distinct usage

2 met
2 happeneth
1 brought
1 him all that befell
1 shall befall him,
1 hath met
1 shall come to pass
1 will come
1 while I meet
1 Then ye shall appoint
1 How he met
1 to come
1 happen
1 As I happened
1 who also laid its beams,
1 they laid its beams,
1 him all that had happened
1 Who layeth the beams
1 so it happeneth
1 us what shall happen:
1 what shall befall
1 to make beams
1 and to floor
1 I pray thee, prosper
1 every thing that had befallen

Corresponding Greek Words

qarah G436 anth istemi
qarah G528 apantao
qarah G1096 ginomai
qarah G4819 sum baino
qarah G5221 hup antao
qarah G5592 psuchos
qarah hi. see G1291 st. dia stello
qarah hi. G2137 eu odoo
qarah hi. G3860 para didomi
qarah ni. see G4341 st. pros kaleo
qarah ni. G1905 ep erotao
qarah ni. G5316 phaino
qarah qal.,ni. G4045 peri pipto
qarah qal.,ni. G4876 sun antao

Related words


H4745 מקרה miqreh
From H7136; something met with, that is, an accident or fortune

KJV Usage: something befallen, befalleth, chance, event, hap (-peneth).

H4746 מקרה me qâreh
me qâreh
From H7136; properly something meeting, that is, a frame (of timbers)

KJV Usage: building.

H7137 קרה qâreh
From H7136; an (unfortunate) occurrence, that is, some accidental (ceremonial) disqualification

KJV Usage: uncleanness that chanceth.

H7147 קרי qe rı̂y
qe rı̂y
From H7136; hostile encounter

KJV Usage: contrary.

H7151 קריה qiryâh
From H7136 in the sense of flooring, that is, building; a city

KJV Usage: city.

H7176 קרת qereth
From H7136 in the sense of building; a city

KJV Usage: city.