Parts of Speech
Root Word (Etymology)
a primitive root
TWOT Reference: 1060
KJV Translation Count — 7x
Outline of Biblical Usage
1. to surround
a. (Piel) to surround
b. (Hiphil) to surround, encircle
kathar, kaw-thar'; a primitive root; to enclose; hence (in a friendly sense) to crown, (in a hostile one) to besiege; also to wait (as restraining oneself): — beset round, compass about, be crowned inclose round, suffer.
Concordance Results Using KJV
Thus they H3803 the Benjamites H3803 about, and chased them, and trode them down with ease over against Gibeah toward the sunrising.
H3803 H3803 a little, and I will shew thee that I have yet to speak on God's behalf.
Many bulls have H3803ed H3803: strong bulls of Bashan have H3803 H3803 H3803.
Bring my soul out of prison, that I may praise thy naH3803: the righteous shall H3803 H3803 about; for thou shalt deal bountifully with H3803.
The simple inherit folly: but the prudent are H3803 with knowledge.
Therefore the law is slacked, and judgH3803nt doth never go forth: for the wicked doth H3803 about the righteous; therefore wrong judgH3803nt proceedeth.