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King James Bible Dictionary

 

Hebrew - English Dictionary

H2820 - Kept

Strong's No.:H2820

Hebrew:חָשַׂךְ

Transliteration:châsak

Phonetic:khaw-sak'

Word Origin:A prim root

Bible Usage:{assuage} X-(idiom) {darken} {forbear} {hinder} hold {back} keep ({back}) {punish} {refrain} {reserve} {spare} withhold.

Part of Speech:Verb

Strongs
Definition:

to restrain or (reflexively) refrain; by implication to {refuse} spare: preserve; also (by interchange with H2821) to observe


Brown Driver
Biggs Definition:

1. to withhold, restrain, hold back, keep in check, refrain

a. (Qal)

1. to withhold, keep back, keep for oneself, keep from, hold in check, refrain, spare, reserve

2. to restrain, check

b. (Niphal) to assuage, be spared


Bible References:
Kept

Translation
Occurrences:
asswage ( 1 )
asswaged ( 1 )
back ( 4 )
darkened ( 1 )
forbear ( 1 )
hindereth ( 1 )
kept ( 1 )
punished ( 1 )
refrain ( 1 )
refrained ( 1 )
refraineth ( 1 )
reserved ( 2 )
spare ( 3 )
spared ( 2 )
spareth ( 3 )
withheld ( 3 )
withholdeth ( 1 )

 

Definitions are taken from Strong's Exhaustive Concordance
by James Strong (S.T.D.) (LL.D.) 1890.