H3920 לכד - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

A primitive root; to catch (in a net, trap or pit); generally to capture or occupy; also to choose (by lot); figuratively to cohere

KJV Usage: X at all, catch (self), be frozen, be holden, stick together, take.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions



1. to capture, take, seize
a. (Qal)
1. to capture, seize
2. to capture (of men) (fig.)
3. to take (by lot)
b. (Niphal)
1. to be captured
2. to be caught (of men in trap, snare) (fig.)
c. (Hithpael) to grasp each other
Origin: a primitive root
TWOT: 1115
Parts of Speech: Verb

to capture
1) to capture, take, seize
1a) (Qal)
1a1) to capture, seize
1a2) to capture (of men) (fig.)
1a3) to take (by lot)
1b) (Niphal)
1b1) to be captured
1b2) to be caught (of men in trap, snare) (fig.)
1c) (Hithpael) to grasp each other

View how H3920 לכד is used in the Bible

First 30 of 121 occurrences of H3920 לכד

Numbers 21:32 and they took
Numbers 32:39 and took
Numbers 32:41 and took
Numbers 32:42 and took
Deuteronomy 2:34 And we took
Deuteronomy 2:35 which we took.
Deuteronomy 3:4 And we took
Joshua 6:20 straight before him, and they took
Joshua 7:14 taketh
Joshua 7:14 shall take
Joshua 7:14 shall take
Joshua 7:15 And it shall be, that he that is taken
Joshua 7:16 was taken:
Joshua 7:17 and he took
Joshua 7:17 was taken:
Joshua 7:18 was taken.
Joshua 8:19 and took
Joshua 8:21 had taken
Joshua 10:1 had taken
Joshua 10:28 took
Joshua 10:32 who took
Joshua 10:35 And they took
Joshua 10:37 And they took
Joshua 10:39 And he took
Joshua 10:42 take
Joshua 11:10 and took
Joshua 11:12 took,
Joshua 11:17 he took,
Joshua 15:16 and taketh
Joshua 15:17 took

Distinct usage

12 and took
11 took
5 and they took
5 was taken.
5 and take
4 was taken:
4 and he took
4 shall be taken
3 shall take
2 And we took
2 had taken
2 and taketh
2 And caught
2 was taken,
2 and have taken
2 and had taken
2 who took
2 and he shall take
2 to take
2 is taken,
2 shall be taken,
1 which we took.
1 taketh
1 take
1 he took,
1 them, and took
1 were taken:
1 it: lest I take
1 against it, and took
1 and taken
1 they took
1 had taken.
1 and they caught
1 He taketh
1 and are held
1 is frozen.
1 they stick together,
1 let them even be taken
1 thou art taken
1 than he that taketh
1 and be taken.
1 and taken.
1 they catch
1 and taken:
1 against it, and take
1 which shall take
1 and taken:
1 thou also shalt be taken:
1 for thee, and thou art also taken,
1 is taken
1 taken!
1 are taken,
1 and shall take
1 taken.
1 catch
1 them; that they might take
1 took,
1 he hath taken
1 was taken
1 against her; from there she shall be taken:

Corresponding Greek Words

lakhad G64 agreuo
lakhad G726 harpazo
lakhad G1166 deiknumi
lakhad G2638 kata lambano
lakhad G2722 kat echo
lakhad G2816 kleronomeo
lakhad G2902 krateo
lakhad G2961 kurieuo
lakhad G2975 lagchano
lakhad G3960 patasso
lakhad ni. G2820 kleroo
lakhad ni.,hithpa. G4912 sun echo
lakhad qal,ni G4815 sul lambano
lakhad qal.,ni. G1731 en deiknumi
lakhad qal.,ni. G2983 lambano

Related words


H3921 לכד leked
From H3920; something to capture with, that is, a noose

KJV Usage: being taken.

H4434 מלכּדת malkôdeth
From H3920; a snare

KJV Usage: trap.