H7551 רקם - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

A primitive root; to variegate color, that is, embroider; by implication to fabricate

KJV Usage: embroiderer, needlework, curiously work.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions


1. to variegate, mix colours
a. (Qal) variegator (worker in colours) (participle)
b. (Pual) to be skilfully wrought or woven
Origin: a primitive root
TWOT: 2216
Parts of Speech: Verb

View how H7551 רקם is used in the Bible

9 occurrences of H7551 רקם

Exodus 26:36 with needlework.
Exodus 27:16 wrought with needlework:
Exodus 28:39 of needlework.
Exodus 35:35 and of the embroiderer,
Exodus 36:37 of needlework;
Exodus 38:18 was needlework,
Exodus 38:23 and an embroiderer
Exodus 39:29 of needlework;
Psalms 139:15 and skilfully formed

Distinct usage

1 with needlework.
1 wrought with needlework:
1 of needlework.
1 and of the embroiderer,
1 of needlework;
1 was needlework,
1 and an embroiderer
1 of needlework;
1 and skilfully formed

Corresponding Greek Words

raqam G5307 huphantos
raqam pu. G5287 hupo stasis