Parts of Speech
Root Word (Etymology)
a primitive root
TWOT Reference: 597
KJV Translation Count — 13x
Outline of Biblical Usage
1. to embrace, clasp
1. to embrace
2. to fold one's hands in idleness (fig.)
b. (Piel) to embrace
chabaq, khaw-bak'; a primitive root; to clasp (the hands or in embrace): — embrace, fold.
Concordance Results Using KJV
And it came to pass, when Laban heard the tidings of Jacob his sister's son, that he ran to meet him, and H2263d him, and kissed him, and brought him to his house. And he told Laban all these things.
And Esau ran to meet him, and H2263d him, and fell on his neck, and kissed him: and they wept.
Now the eyes of Israel were dim for age, so that he could not see. And he brought them near unto him; and he kissed them, and H2263d them.
And he said, About this season, according to the time of life, thou shalt H2263 a son. And she said, Nay, my lord, thou man of God, do not lie unto thine handmaid.
They are wet with the showers of the mountains, and H2263 the rock for want of a shelter.
Exalt her, and she shall promote thee: she shall bring thee to honour, when thou dost H2263 her.
And why wilt thou, my son, be ravished with a strange woman, and H2263 the bosom of a stranger?
A time to cast away stones, and a time to gather stones together; a time to H2263, and a time to refrain from embracing;
The fool H2263eth his hands together, and eateth his own flesh.
His left hand is under my head, and his right hand doth H2263 me.