Word: LEK

Pronounce: kool

Strong: H3557

Orig: 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).

Use: TWOT-962 Verb

Grk Strong: G714 G1209 G1410 G1625 G2425 G2720 G3621 G4912 G5142 G5278 G5297 G5342 G5524 G5562

    1) to seize, contain, measure
    1a)(Qal) to measure, calculate
    1b) (Pilpel) to sustain, maintain, contain
    1b1) to sustain, support, nourish
    1b2) to contain, hold in, restrain
    1b3) to support, endure
    1c) (Polpal) to be supplied
    1d) (Hilpil) to contain, hold, hold in, endure
    1d1) to contain
    1d2) to sustain, endure