2707. chaqah
Strong's Concordance
chaqah: to cut in, carve
Original Word: חָקָה
Part of Speech: Verb
Transliteration: chaqah
Phonetic Spelling: (khaw-kaw')
Definition: to cut in, carve
NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
a prim. root
to cut in, carve
NASB Translation
carved (1), engraved (1), portrayed (1), set a limit (1).

חָקָה verb only Pu`al cut in, carve (Late Hebrew represent, imitate; "" חקק) —

Pu`al Participle מְחֻקֶּה 1 Kings 6:35; Ezekiel 8:10 + Ezekiel 23:14 (Co מְחֻקִּים, after ᵐ5 ᵑ6 ᵑ7 ᵑ9), carved figure on wall Ezekiel 8:10; Ezekiel 23:14 (where read אנשׁים מחקים, see above) = substantive carved work 1 Kings 6:35 (on doors of temple).

Hithpa`el Imperfect2masculine singular עלשָֿׁרְשֵׁי רַגְלַי תִּתְחַקֶּה Job 13:27 thou gravest thee a graving (= markest a line) for (i.e. about) the soles of my feet, fixest limits for them (see Di).

חֻקָּה see below חקק. below

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance
carved work, portrayed, set a print

A primitive root; to carve; by implication, to delineate; also to entrench -- carved work, portrayed, set a print.

Forms and Transliterations
הַמְּחֻקֶּֽה׃ המחקה׃ מְחֻקֶּ֣ה מְחֻקֶּ֥ה מחקה תִּתְחַקֶּֽה׃ תתחקה׃ ham·mə·ḥuq·qeh hammechukKeh hamməḥuqqeh mə·ḥuq·qeh mechukKeh məḥuqqeh tiṯ·ḥaq·qeh titchakKeh tiṯḥaqqeh
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Englishman's Concordance
1 Kings 6:35
HEB: מְיֻשָּׁ֖ר עַל־ הַמְּחֻקֶּֽה׃
NAS: evenly applied on the engraved work.
KJV: fitted upon the carved work.
INT: evenly on the engraved

Job 13:27
HEB: שָׁרְשֵׁ֥י רַ֝גְלַ֗י תִּתְחַקֶּֽה׃
NAS: my paths; You set a limit for the soles
KJV: unto all my paths; thou settest a print upon the heels
INT: the soles of my feet set

Ezekiel 8:10
HEB: בֵּ֣ית יִשְׂרָאֵ֑ל מְחֻקֶּ֥ה עַל־ הַקִּ֖יר
NAS: of Israel, were carved on the wall
KJV: of Israel, pourtrayed upon the wall
INT: of the house of Israel were carved on the wall

Ezekiel 23:14
HEB: וַתֵּ֗רֶא אַנְשֵׁי֙ מְחֻקֶּ֣ה עַל־ הַקִּ֔יר
NAS: men portrayed on the wall,
KJV: men pourtrayed upon the wall,
INT: saw men portrayed on the wall

4 Occurrences

Strong's Hebrew 2707
4 Occurrences

ham·mə·ḥuq·qeh — 1 Occ.
mə·ḥuq·qeh — 2 Occ.
tiṯ·ḥaq·qeh — 1 Occ.

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