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King James Bible Dictionary

 

Hebrew - English Dictionary

H3201 - Could

Strong's No.:H3201

Hebrew:יָכֹל

Transliteration:yâkôl

Phonetic:yaw-kole'

Word Origin:A primitive root

Bible Usage:be {able} any at all ({ways}) {attain} can (away {with} {[-not]}) {could} {endure} {might} {overcome} have {power} {prevail} {still} suffer.

Part of Speech:Verb

Strongs
Definition:

to be {able} literally ({can } could) or morally ({may } might)


Brown Driver
Biggs Definition:

1. to prevail, overcome, endure, have power, be able

a. (Qal)

1. to be able, be able to gain or accomplish, be able to endure, be able to reach

2. to prevail, prevail over or against, overcome, be victor

3. to have ability, have strength


Bible References:
Could

Translation
Occurrences:
able ( 42 )
against ( 1 )
all ( 1 )
attain ( 1 )
can ( 10 )
cannot ( 16 )
canst ( 5 )
could ( 46 )
couldest ( 1 )
do ( 2 )
endure ( 2 )
higher ( 1 )
may ( 11 )
mayest ( 5 )
might ( 2 )
overcome ( 1 )
prevail ( 13 )
prevailed ( 8 )
suffer ( 1 )

 

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