carek (Aramaic);



Parts of Speech

n m

Root Word (Etymology)

of foreign origin

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 2893

KJV Translation Count — 5x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: president (5)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. chief, overseer

Strong's Definitions

carek, saw-rake'; (Aramaic) of foreign origin; an emir: — president.

Concordance Results Using KJV

And over these three H5632s; of whom Daniel was first: that the princes might give accounts unto them, and the king should have no damage.


Then this Daniel was preferred above the H5632s and princes, because an excellent spirit was in him; and the king thought to set him over the whole realm.


Then the H5632s and princes sought to find occasion against Daniel concerning the kingdom; but they could find none occasion nor fault; forasmuch as he was faithful, neither was there any error or fault found in him.


Then these H5632s and princes assembled together to the king, and said thus unto him, King Darius, live for ever.


All the H5632s of the kingdom, the governors, and the princes, the counsellers, and the captains, have consulted together to establish a royal statute, and to make a firm decree, that whosoever shall ask a petition of any God or man for thirty days, save of thee, O king, he shall be cast into the den of lions.


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