H2236 זרק - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

A primitive root; to sprinkle (fluid or solid particles)

KJV Usage: be here and there, scatter, sprinkle, strew.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions



1. to scatter, sprinkle, toss, throw, scatter abundantly, strew
a. (Qal) to scatter, sprinkle, toss
b. (Pual) to be sprinkled
Origin: a primitive root
TWOT: 585
Parts of Speech: Verb

to scatter
1) to scatter, sprinkle, toss, throw, scatter abundantly, strew
1a) (Qal) to scatter, sprinkle, toss
1b) (Pual) to be sprinkled

View how H2236 זרק is used in the Bible

First 30 of 35 occurrences of H2236 זרק

Exodus 9:8 sprinkle
Exodus 9:10 sprinkled
Exodus 24:6 he sprinkled
Exodus 24:8 and sprinkled
Exodus 29:16 and sprinkle
Exodus 29:20 and sprinkle
Leviticus 1:5 and sprinkle
Leviticus 1:11 shall sprinkle
Leviticus 3:2 shall sprinkle
Leviticus 3:8 shall sprinkle
Leviticus 3:13 shall sprinkle
Leviticus 7:2 of it shall he sprinkle
Leviticus 7:14 that sprinkleth
Leviticus 8:19 sprinkled
Leviticus 8:24 sprinkled
Leviticus 9:12 which he sprinkled
Leviticus 9:18 which he sprinkled
Leviticus 17:6 shall sprinkle
Numbers 18:17 thou shalt sprinkle
Numbers 19:13 was not sprinkled
Numbers 19:20 hath not been sprinkled
2 Kings 16:13 and sprinkled
2 Kings 16:15 and sprinkle
2 Chronicles 29:22 and sprinkled
2 Chronicles 29:22 they sprinkled
2 Chronicles 29:22 and they sprinkled
2 Chronicles 30:16 sprinkled
2 Chronicles 34:4 of them, and scattered
2 Chronicles 35:11 sprinkled
Job 2:12 and sprinkled

Distinct usage

5 sprinkled
5 shall sprinkle
4 and sprinkled
4 and sprinkle
2 which he sprinkled
2 and scatter
1 he sprinkled
1 that sprinkleth
1 they sprinkled
1 and they sprinkled
1 Then will I sprinkle
1 are here and there
1 was not sprinkled
1 hath not been sprinkled
1 of them, and scattered
1 of it shall he sprinkle
1 sprinkle
1 thou shalt sprinkle
1 on it, and to sprinkle

Corresponding Greek Words

zaraq G1209 dechomai
zaraq G1287 dia skorpizo
zaraq G1632 ek cheo
zaraq G4687 speiro

Related words


H4219 מזרק mizrâq
From H2236; a bowl (as if for sprinkling)

KJV Usage: bason, bowl.