Word Summary
kavah: to burn, scorch, brand
Original Word: כָּוָה
Transliteration: kavah
Phonetic Spelling: (kaw-vaw')
Part of Speech: Verb
Short Definition: to burn, scorch, brand
Meaning: to burn, scorch, brand
Strong's Concordance

A primitive root; properly, to prick or penetrate; hence, to blister (as smarting or eating into) -- burn.


H3554. kavah

[כָּוָה‎] verb burn, scorch, brand (Late Hebrew id.; Aramaic especially Pa`el; Arabic cauterize) —

Niph`al Imperfect2masculine singular תִּכָּוֶהIsaiah 43:2 thou shalt not be scorched (figurative of Israel, "" בָּעַר‎); 3 feminine plural תִּכָּוֶי֑נָה לֹא וְרַגְלָיוProverbs 6:28 shall a man walk on the coals and his feet not be burned ? ("" שָׂרַף‎ of garments 6:27).