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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary Hebrew Lexicon
Strong's #7139 - קָרַח
1) to be bald, make bald
1a) (Qal) to make bald, make a baldness
1b) (Niphal) to make oneself bald
1c) (Hiphil) to make oneself bald
1d) (Hophal) to make bald
Jeff Benner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Qal Imperfect 3 masculine plural יִקְרְחוּ קָרְחָהבְּראִשָׁם Leviticus 21:5 Qr (> Kt יקרחה; "" יְגַלֵּ֑חוּ compare Deuteronomy 14:1); Imperative feminine singular קָרְחִי וָגֹ֫זִּי עַל Micah 1:16 make a baldness... for.
Niph`al Imperfect 3 masculine singular יִקָּרֵחַ לָהֶם Jeremiah 16:6 men shall not make themselves bald for them.
Hiph`il Perfect 3 plural consecutive וְהִקְרִיחוּ אֵלַיִח קָרְחָה Ezekiel 27:31 and they shall make a baldness (compare
Qal>) for thee.
Hoph`al Participle כָּלרֿאִשׁ מֻקְרָח Ezekiel 29:18 every head made bald (by carrying load).
קָרַח prop. to make smooth (see קֶרַח ice); specially to make bald. קָרַח קָרְחָה to make a bald place, Leviticus 21:5; Micah 1:16. (Hence, with the letters softened, is formed the root גָּלַח which see.)
Niphal, to be made bald, followed by לְ on account of any one who is dead, Jeremiah 16:6.
Hiphil, i.q. Kal, Ezekiel 27:31.
Hophal, pass. מֻקְרָח made bald, Ezekiel 29:18.
The derivatives, קָרֵחַ-קָרַחַת immediately follow.