H8446 תּוּר - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

A primitive root; to meander (causatively guide) about, especially for trade or reconnoitring

KJV Usage: chap [-man], sent to descry, be excellent, merchant [-man], search (out), seek, (e-) spy (out).

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions


1. to seek, search out, spy out, explore
a. (Qal)
1. to seek out, select, find out how to do something
2. to spy out, explore 1a
b. explorers, spies (participle)
1. to go about 1a
c. merchant, trader (participle)
d. (Hiphil) to make a search, make a reconnaissance
Origin: a primitive root
TWOT: 2500
Parts of Speech: Verb

View how H8446 תּוּר is used in the Bible

22 occurrences of H8446 תּוּר

Numbers 10:33
Numbers 13:2
Numbers 13:16
Numbers 13:17
Numbers 13:21
Numbers 13:25
Numbers 13:32
Numbers 14:6
Numbers 14:7
Numbers 14:34
Numbers 14:36
Numbers 14:38
Numbers 15:39
Deuteronomy 1:33
Judges 1:23
1 Kings 10:15
2 Chronicles 9:14
Proverbs 12:26
Ecclesiastes 1:13
Ecclesiastes 2:3
Ecclesiastes 7:25
Ezekiel 20:6

Corresponding Greek Words

tur see G1586 st. ek lego
tur G1294 dia strepho
tur G1980 epi skeptomai
tur G2090 hetoimazo
tur hi. G1614 ek teino
tur hi. G1621 ek tinasso