H8313 שׂרף - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

A primitive root; to be (causatively set) on fire

KJV Usage: (cause to, make a) burn ([-ing], up), kindle, X utterly.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions



1. to burn
a. (Qal) to burn
b. (Niphal) to be burned
c. (Piel) burner, burning (participle)
d. (Pual) to be burnt up, be burned
Origin: a primitive root
TWOT: 2292
Parts of Speech: Verb

to burn
1) to burn
1a) (Qal) to burn
1b) (Niphal) to be burned
1c) (Piel) burner, burning (participle)
1d) (Pual) to be burnt up, be burned

View how H8313 שׂרף is used in the Bible

First 30 of 117 occurrences of H8313 שׂרף

Genesis 11:3 and burn
Genesis 38:24 and let her be burnt.
Exodus 12:10 ye shall burn
Exodus 29:14 shalt thou burn
Exodus 29:34 then thou shalt burn
Exodus 32:20 and burnt
Leviticus 4:12 and burn
Leviticus 4:12 shall he be burnt.
Leviticus 4:21 and burn
Leviticus 4:21 him as he burned
Leviticus 6:30 it shall be burnt
Leviticus 7:17 shall be burnt
Leviticus 7:19 it shall be burnt
Leviticus 8:17 he burnt
Leviticus 8:32 shall ye burn
Leviticus 9:11 he burnt
Leviticus 10:6 hath kindled.
Leviticus 10:16 and, behold, it was burnt:
Leviticus 13:52 He shall therefore burn
Leviticus 13:52 it shall be burnt
Leviticus 13:55 thou shalt burn
Leviticus 13:57 plague: thou shalt burn
Leviticus 16:27 and they shall burn
Leviticus 16:28 And he that burneth
Leviticus 19:6 it shall be burnt
Leviticus 20:14 they shall be burnt
Leviticus 21:9 she shall be burnt
Numbers 16:39 which they that were burnt
Numbers 19:5 And one shall burn
Numbers 19:5 shall he burn:

Distinct usage

11 and burnt
10 and burn
9 and burned
4 it shall be burnt
4 and he shall burn
3 shall be burnt
3 he burnt
3 and they shall burn
3 And they burnt
3 burned
3 to burn
3 And he burnt
2 shall ye burn
2 And he that burneth
2 he burneth
2 it, and burn
2 had burned
2 burnt
1 and let her be burnt.
1 ye shall burn
1 shalt thou burn
1 then thou shalt burn
1 shall he be burnt.
1 him as he burned
1 He shall therefore burn
1 thou shalt burn
1 plague: thou shalt burn
1 they shall be burnt
1 she shall be burnt
1 which they that were burnt
1 they have burnt
1 burn.
1 lest we burn
1 and, behold, it was burned
1 and we burned
1 and they shall be utterly
1 and he burned
1 and they were burned
1 it, and burnt
1 not be burned?
1 I have burned
1 that he would not burn
1 hath burned.
1 shall he burn
1 they have burned
1 men, he burned
1 shall be burned
1 they have burned up
1 Thou hast burned
1 shall not be burned
1 and shalt burn
1 are burned
1 its punishment; because he burned
1 and they made
1 with thee? we will burn
1 to be burned
1 which are burned?
1 It is burnt
1 and, behold, it was burnt:
1 hath kindled.

Corresponding Greek Words

saraph G1143 dakno
saraph G2289 thanatoo
saraph G2664 kata pauo
saraph qal,ni G2618 kata kaio
saraph qal.,hi. G2545 kaio

Related words


H4955 משׂרפה miśrâphâh
From H8313; combustion, that is, cremation (of a corpse), or calcination (of lime)

KJV Usage: burning.

H7565 רשׁף resheph
From H8313; a live coal; by analogy lightning; figuratively an arrow (as flashing through the air); specifically fever

KJV Usage: arrow, (burning) coal, burning heat, + spark, hot thunderbolt.

H8314 שׂרף śârâph
From H8313; burning, that is, (figuratively) poisonous (serpent); specifically a saraph or symbolical creature (from their copper color)

KJV Usage: fiery (serpent), seraph.

H8316 שׂרפה śe rêphâh
e rêphâh
From H8313; cremation

KJV Usage: burning.