3557. kul
Strong's Concordance
kul: to comprehend, contain
Original Word: כּוּל
Part of Speech: Verb
Transliteration: kul
Phonetic Spelling: (kool)
Definition: to comprehend, contain
NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
a prim. root
to comprehend, contain
NASB Translation
calculated (1), contain (4), contains (1), endure (5), had to provide (1), held (1), hold (4), holding (2), maintain (1), provide (4), provided (6), provided them with sustenance (1), provisioned (1), sustain (3), sustained (1), sustainer (1).

[כּוּל] verb comprehend, contain (Late Hebrew, Aramaic id., measure, measure out, of dry or liquid measure; Syriac Aph`el id.; Arabic measure grain) —

Qal Perfect only Isaiah 40:12 מִיכָּ֗֗֗ל בְּשָׁלִשׁ עֲפַר הָאָרֶץ who hath comprehended the dust of the earth in a shalish-measure?

Pilpel Perfect כִּלְכֵּל 2 Samuel 19:33; suffix כִּלְכְּלָם 1 Kings 18:4; 2masculine singular suffix כִּלְכַּלְתָּם Nehemiah 9:21, etc.; Imperfect יְכַלְכֵּל Zechariah 11:16 +, etc.; Infinitive construct כַּלְכֵּל Jeremiah 20:9 +, etc.; Participle מְכַלְכֵּל Malachi 3:2; — sustain, maintain, contain:

1 sustain, support, nourish, followed by accusative of person Genesis 45:11; Genesis 50:21 (both E), 2 Samuel 19:33; 2 Samuel 19:34; 2 Samuel 20:3; 1 Kings 4:7 a (v:b absolute), 1 Kings 5:7; 1 Kings 17:4,9; Nehemiah 9:21; Ruth 4:15; Psalm 55:23; Zechariah 11:16 (of sheep); followed by accusative of person + of thing (food) Genesis 47:12 (J), 1 Kings 18:4,13.

2 contain, followed by accusative of person 1 Kings 8:27; 2Chron 2:5; 2 Chronicles 6:18 (heavens cannot contain ׳י); hold in, restrain Yahweh's word within one, Jeremiah 20:9.

3 support, endure, sickness רוּחַ אִישׁ מַחֲלֵ֑הוּ ׳יְכַל Proverbs 18:14; Malachi 3:2 (object אֶתיֿוֺם בּוֺאוֺ); of sustaining a cause, in court, דְּבָרָיו בְּמִשְׁמָּט ׳יְכַל Psalm 112:5.

Polpal Perfect3plural כָּלְכְּלוּ were supplied with food 1 Kings 20:27 (Klo proposes בַּגִּלְבֹּעַ).

Hiph`il Imperfect יָכִיל 1 Kings 7:26 2t. etc.; Infinitive construct הָכִיל Jeremiah 6:11 5t.; — contain, hold, hold in, endure;

1 contain, followed by accusative (of liquid) 1 Kings 7:26,38; 2Chronicles 4:5; in figure Jeremiah 2:13, absolute Ezekiel 23:32; (of burnt-offering) 1 Kings 8:64; 2Chronicles 7:7; hold in (wrath of ׳י, object not expressed, subject Jeremiah) Jeremiah 6:11 (opposed to שָׁפַךְ).

2 sustain, endure, followed by accusative Amos 7:10; Jeremiah 10:10; Joel 2:11.

כִּלְכֵּל verb, כַּלְכֹּל

proper name, masculine see below כול.

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance
be able to, can abide, bear, comprehend, contain, feed, forbearing, guide,

A primitive root; properly, to keep in; hence, to measure; figuratively, to maintain (in various senses) -- (be able to, can) abide, bear, comprehend, contain, feed, forbearing, guide, hold(-ing in), nourish(-er), be present, make provision, receive, sustain, provide sustenance (victuals).

Forms and Transliterations
אֲכַלְכֵּ֥ל אכלכל הָכִ֔יל הכיל וְכִלְכְּל֥וּ וְכִלְכְּלָ֖ם וְכִלְכְּלוּ֩ וְכִלְכַּלְתִּ֤י וְכִלְכַּלְתִּ֥י וְכָ֥ל וְכָלְכְּל֔וּ וַֽיְכַלְכְּלֵ֔ם וַיְכַלְכֵּ֤ל וָאֲכַלְכְּלֵ֖ם וּלְכַלְכֵּ֖ל ואכלכלם ויכלכל ויכלכלם וכל וכלכלו וכלכלם וכלכלתי ולכלכל יְכִילֶֽנּוּ׃ יְכַ֫לְכְּלֶ֥ךָ יְכַלְכְּל֔וּךָ יְכַלְכְּלֻ֑הוּ יְכַלְכֵּ֔ל יְכַלְכֵּ֖ל יְכַלְכֵּ֣ל יָכִ֖לוּ יָכִ֣יל ׀ יָכִ֥לוּ יָכִֽיל׃ יכיל יכיל׃ יכילנו׃ יכלו יכלכל יכלכלהו יכלכלוך יכלכלך כִּלְכַּלְתָּ֥ם כִלְכַּ֤ל כַּֽלְכֵ֖ל כלכל כלכלתם לְהָכִ֖יל לְהָכִ֛יל לְהָכִֽיל׃ לְכַלְכְּלֶֽךָ׃ לְכַלְכֵּֽל׃ לְכַלְכֶּלְךָ֖ להכיל להכיל׃ לכלכל׃ לכלכלך לכלכלך׃ מְכַלְכֵּל֙ מֵֽהָכִיל֙ מהכיל מכלכל ’ă·ḵal·kêl ’ăḵalkêl achalKel chilKal hā·ḵîl haChil hāḵîl kal·ḵêl kalChel kalḵêl ḵil·kal kil·kal·tām ḵilkal kilkalTam kilkaltām lə·hā·ḵîl lə·ḵal·kə·le·ḵā lə·ḵal·kêl lə·ḵal·kel·ḵā lechalKel lechalkelCha lechalkeLecha lehaChil ləhāḵîl ləḵalkêl ləḵalkəleḵā ləḵalkelḵā mê·hā·ḵîl mə·ḵal·kêl mechalKel mehaChil mêhāḵîl məḵalkêl ū·lə·ḵal·kêl ulechalKel ūləḵalkêl vaachalkeLem vaychalKel vaychalkeLem vechalkeLu vechilkalTi vechilkeLam vechilkeLu vechol wā’ăḵalkəlêm wā·’ă·ḵal·kə·lêm way·ḵal·kə·lêm way·ḵal·kêl wayḵalkêl wayḵalkəlêm wə·ḵā·lə·kə·lū wə·ḵāl wə·ḵil·kal·tî wə·ḵil·kə·lām wə·ḵil·kə·lū wəḵāl wəḵāləkəlū wəḵilkaltî wəḵilkəlām wəḵilkəlū yā·ḵi·lū yā·ḵîl yaChil yaChilu yāḵîl yāḵilū yə·ḵal·kə·le·ḵā yə·ḵal·kə·lu·hū yə·ḵal·kə·lū·ḵā yə·ḵal·kêl yə·ḵî·len·nū yechalKel yeChalkeLecha yechalkeLucha yechalkeLuhu yechiLennu yəḵalkêl yəḵalkəleḵā yəḵalkəluhū yəḵalkəlūḵā yəḵîlennū
Interlinear GreekInterlinear HebrewStrong's NumbersEnglishman's Greek ConcordanceEnglishman's Hebrew ConcordanceParallel Texts
Englishman's Concordance
Genesis 45:11
HEB: וְכִלְכַּלְתִּ֤י אֹֽתְךָ֙ שָׁ֔ם
NAS: There I will also provide for you, for there are still
KJV: And there will I nourish thee; for yet [there are] five
INT: provide There there

Genesis 47:12
HEB: וַיְכַלְכֵּ֤ל יוֹסֵף֙ אֶת־
NAS: Joseph provided his father
KJV: And Joseph nourished his father,
INT: provided Joseph his father

Genesis 50:21
HEB: תִּירָ֔אוּ אָנֹכִ֛י אֲכַלְכֵּ֥ל אֶתְכֶ֖ם וְאֶֽת־
NAS: therefore, do not be afraid; I will provide for you and your little ones.
KJV: Now therefore fear ye not: I will nourish you, and your little ones.
INT: be afraid I will provide and your little comforted

Ruth 4:15
HEB: לְמֵשִׁ֣יב נֶ֔פֶשׁ וּלְכַלְכֵּ֖ל אֶת־ שֵׂיבָתֵ֑ךְ
NAS: of life and a sustainer of your old age;
KJV: of [thy] life, and a nourisher of thine old age:
INT: A restorer of life sustainer of your old for

2 Samuel 19:32
HEB: שָׁנָ֑ה וְהֽוּא־ כִלְכַּ֤ל אֶת־ הַמֶּ֙לֶךְ֙
NAS: old; and he had sustained the king
KJV: and he had provided the king of sustenance while he lay
INT: years and he had sustained the king stayed

2 Samuel 19:33
HEB: עֲבֹ֣ר אִתִּ֔י וְכִלְכַּלְתִּ֥י אֹתְךָ֛ עִמָּדִ֖י
NAS: You cross over with me and I will sustain you in Jerusalem
KJV: Come thou over with me, and I will feed thee with me in Jerusalem.
INT: cross and I will sustain against Jerusalem

2 Samuel 20:3
HEB: בֵּית־ מִשְׁמֶ֙רֶת֙ וַֽיְכַלְכְּלֵ֔ם וַאֲלֵיהֶ֖ם לֹא־
NAS: them under guard and provided them with sustenance, but did not go
KJV: them in ward, and fed them, but went not in
INT: to his house ward and provided about did not

1 Kings 4:7
HEB: כָּל־ יִשְׂרָאֵ֔ל וְכִלְכְּל֥וּ אֶת־ הַמֶּ֖לֶךְ
NAS: Israel, who provided for the king
KJV: over all Israel, which provided victuals for the king
INT: all Israel provided the king and his household

1 Kings 4:7
HEB: (הָאֶחָ֖ד ק) לְכַלְכֵּֽל׃ ס
NAS: each man had to provide for a month
KJV: his month in a year made provision.
INT: over a had

1 Kings 4:27
HEB: וְכִלְכְּלוּ֩ הַנִּצָּבִ֨ים הָאֵ֜לֶּה
NAS: deputies provided for King
KJV: And those officers provided victual for king
INT: provided deputies Those

1 Kings 7:26
HEB: אַלְפַּ֥יִם בַּ֖ת יָכִֽיל׃ פ
NAS: blossom; it could hold two thousand
KJV: of lilies: it contained two thousand
INT: thousand baths hold

1 Kings 7:38
HEB: אַרְבָּעִ֨ים בַּ֜ת יָכִ֣יל ׀ הַכִּיּ֣וֹר הָאֶחָ֗ד
NAS: one basin held forty baths;
KJV: one laver contained forty baths:
INT: forty baths held basin one

1 Kings 8:27
HEB: הַשָּׁמַ֙יִם֙ לֹ֣א יְכַלְכְּל֔וּךָ אַ֕ף כִּֽי־
NAS: cannot contain You, how much
KJV: of heavens cannot contain thee; how much less
INT: heaven cannot contain how for

1 Kings 8:64
HEB: יְהוָ֔ה קָטֹ֗ן מֵֽהָכִיל֙ אֶת־ הָעֹלָ֣ה
NAS: small to hold the burnt offering
KJV: [was] too little to receive the burnt offerings,
INT: the LORD small to hold offering offering

1 Kings 17:4
HEB: הָעֹרְבִ֣ים צִוִּ֔יתִי לְכַלְכֶּלְךָ֖ שָֽׁם׃
NAS: the ravens to provide for you there.
KJV: the ravens to feed thee there.
INT: the ravens have commanded to provide there

1 Kings 17:9
HEB: אִשָּׁ֥ה אַלְמָנָ֖ה לְכַלְכְּלֶֽךָ׃
NAS: a widow there to provide for you.
KJV: a widow woman there to sustain thee.
INT: woman A widow to provide

1 Kings 18:4
HEB: אִישׁ֙ בַּמְּעָרָ֔ה וְכִלְכְּלָ֖ם לֶ֥חֶם וָמָֽיִם׃
NAS: in a cave, and provided them with bread
KJV: in a cave, and fed them with bread
INT: a cave and provided bread waste

1 Kings 18:13
HEB: אִישׁ֙ בַּמְּעָרָ֔ה וָאֲכַלְכְּלֵ֖ם לֶ֥חֶם וָמָֽיִם׃
NAS: in a cave, and provided them with bread
KJV: in a cave, and fed them with bread
INT: a cave and provided bread waste

1 Kings 20:27
HEB: יִשְׂרָאֵ֗ל הָתְפָּקְדוּ֙ וְכָלְכְּל֔וּ וַיֵּלְכ֖וּ לִקְרָאתָ֑ם
NAS: were mustered and were provisioned and went
KJV: were numbered, and were all present, and went
INT: of Israel were mustered and were provisioned and went against

2 Chronicles 2:6
HEB: הַשָּׁמַ֖יִם לֹ֣א יְכַלְכְּלֻ֑הוּ וּמִ֤י אֲנִי֙
NAS: cannot contain Him? So who
KJV: of heavens cannot contain him? who [am] I then, that I should build
INT: heavens cannot contain who I

2 Chronicles 4:5
HEB: שְׁלֹ֥שֶׁת אֲלָפִ֖ים יָכִֽיל׃ ס
NAS: blossom; it could hold 3000
KJV: [and] it received and held three
INT: three thousand and held

2 Chronicles 6:18
HEB: הַשָּׁמַ֙יִם֙ לֹ֣א יְכַלְכְּל֔וּךָ אַ֕ף כִּֽי־
NAS: cannot contain You; how much
KJV: of heavens cannot contain thee; how much less this house
INT: heaven cannot contain how for

2 Chronicles 7:7
HEB: לֹ֣א יָכ֗וֹל לְהָכִ֛יל אֶת־ הָעֹלָ֥ה
NAS: was not able to contain the burnt offering,
KJV: was not able to receive the burnt offerings,
INT: was not able to contain offerings offering

Nehemiah 9:21
HEB: וְאַרְבָּעִ֥ים שָׁנָ֛ה כִּלְכַּלְתָּ֥ם בַּמִּדְבָּ֖ר לֹ֣א
NAS: years You provided for them in the wilderness
KJV: years didst thou sustain them in the wilderness,
INT: forty years provided the wilderness nor

Psalm 55:22
HEB: יְהָבְךָ֮ וְה֪וּא יְכַ֫לְכְּלֶ֥ךָ לֹא־ יִתֵּ֖ן
NAS: upon the LORD and He will sustain you; He will never
KJV: upon the LORD, and he shall sustain thee: he shall never
INT: your burden and He will sustain not allow

37 Occurrences

Strong's Hebrew 3557
37 Occurrences

’ă·ḵal·kêl — 1 Occ.
ḵil·kal — 1 Occ.
hā·ḵîl — 1 Occ.
kal·ḵêl — 1 Occ.
kil·kal·tām — 1 Occ.
lə·ḵal·kêl — 1 Occ.
lə·ḵal·kel·ḵā — 1 Occ.
lə·ḵal·kə·le·ḵā — 1 Occ.
lə·hā·ḵîl — 3 Occ.
mə·ḵal·kêl — 1 Occ.
mê·hā·ḵîl — 1 Occ.
ū·lə·ḵal·kêl — 1 Occ.
wā·’ă·ḵal·kə·lêm — 1 Occ.
way·ḵal·kêl — 1 Occ.
way·ḵal·kə·lêm — 1 Occ.
wə·ḵā·lə·kə·lū — 1 Occ.
wə·ḵil·kal·tî — 2 Occ.
wə·ḵil·kə·lām — 1 Occ.
wə·ḵil·kə·lū — 2 Occ.
wə·ḵāl — 1 Occ.
yā·ḵîl — 3 Occ.
yā·ḵi·lū — 2 Occ.
yə·ḵal·kêl — 3 Occ.
yə·ḵal·kə·le·ḵā — 1 Occ.
yə·ḵal·kə·lū·ḵā — 2 Occ.
yə·ḵal·kə·lu·hū — 1 Occ.
yə·ḵî·len·nū — 1 Occ.

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