3648. kamar
Strong's Concordance
kamar: to grow warm and tender, to be or grow hot
Original Word: כָּמַר
Part of Speech: Verb
Transliteration: kamar
Phonetic Spelling: (kaw-mar')
Short Definition: stirred
NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
a prim. root
to grow warm and tender, to be or grow hot
NASB Translation
become as hot (1), deeply* (1), kindled (1), stirred (2).

I. [כָּמַר] verb Niph`al grow warm and tender, be or grow hot (Late Hebrew id. Pi`el heat fruit in the ground, making it ripe, over-ripe, tender; Aramaic כְּמַר id., and more Generally make warm (one's flesh, or food); compare kemr, fermentation, etc., in modern Syria WetzstZPV xiv (1891), 6) —

Niph`al Perfect3plural נִכְמְרוּ Genesis 43:30 2t., נִכְמָ֑רוּ Lamentations 5:10; —

1 grow warm and tender, figurative, subject רחמים; ׳רַחֲמָיו אֶלאָֿחִיונ Genesis 43:30 (J), so רַחֲמֶיהָ עַלבְּֿנָהּ ׳נ 1 Kings 3:26; (רַחֲמָ֑י We) נִחוּמָ֑י ׳יַחַד נ Hosea 11:8 ("" עָלַי לִבִּינֶהְמַּךְ).

2 be or grow hot, ׳עוֺרֵנוּ כְתַנּוּר נ׳מִמְּנֵי וגו Lamentations 5:10 our skin has become hot like a furnace, because of the famine.

II. כמר (? √ of following; compare Syriac black, dark, usually gloomy, sad; , be sad).

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance
be black, be kindled, yearn

A primitive root; properly, to intertwine or contract, i.e. (by implication) to shrivel (as with heat); figuratively, to be deeply affected with passion (love or pity) -- be black, be kindled, yearn.

Forms and Transliterations
נִכְמְר֣וּ נִכְמְר֤וּ נִכְמְר֥וּ נִכְמָ֔רוּ נכמרו nichMaru nichmeRu niḵ·mā·rū niḵ·mə·rū niḵmārū niḵmərū
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4 Occurrences

niḵ·mā·rū — 1 Occ.
niḵ·mə·rū — 3 Occ.

Genesis 43:30
HEB: יוֹסֵ֗ף כִּֽי־ נִכְמְר֤וּ רַחֲמָיו֙ אֶל־
NAS: [out] for he was deeply stirred over
KJV: for his bowels did yearn upon his brother:
INT: Joseph for stirred was deeply over

1 Kings 3:26
HEB: הַמֶּ֗לֶךְ כִּֽי־ נִכְמְר֣וּ רַחֲמֶיהָ֮ עַל־
NAS: for she was deeply stirred over
KJV: for her bowels yearned upon her son,
INT: the king for stirred her bowels over

Lamentations 5:10
HEB: עוֹרֵ֙נוּ֙ כְּתַנּ֣וּר נִכְמָ֔רוּ מִפְּנֵ֖י זַלְעֲפ֥וֹת
NAS: Our skin has become as hot as an oven,
KJV: Our skin was black like an oven
INT: our skin an oven has become because of the burning

Hosea 11:8
HEB: לִבִּ֔י יַ֖חַד נִכְמְר֥וּ נִחוּמָֽי׃
NAS: Me, All My compassions are kindled.
KJV: within me, my repentings are kindled together.
INT: care for All are kindled my compassions

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