The Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon
| Strong's Number: 8798||Stem and Mood|
Qal is the most frequently used verb pattern. It expresses the "simple" or "casual" action of the root in the active voice.
he sat, he ate, he went, he said, he rose, he bought
This form accounts for 66.7% of the verbs parsed.
This verb class indicates an order or a command.
Go up to the city. Wash yourself.
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