Strong's Concordance, Hebrew Dictionary

Heap up, wrap self, to collect

Hebrew: כָּנַס, kānas (H3664)

11 King James Bible Verses

Here are gather, heap up, wrap self and related words in the Bible. What does the source Hebrew word כָּנַס mean and how is it used in the Bible? Below are the English definition details. Also below are examples within Bible verses highlighted in yellow (follow this link to go there). Tap or hover on blue, underlined words to see more original scripture and meanings. Information sourced from Strong's Concordance[1].

Definition Details

Strong's Number: H3664

Hebrew Base Word: כָּנַס

Part of speech: Verb

Usage: Gather (together), heap up, wrap self

Definition: To collect; hence, to enfold.

Detailed definition:

  1. To gather, collect, wrap.
    1. (Qal) to gather.
    2. (Piel) to gather.
    3. (Hithpael) to gather together, wrap oneself up.

Derived terms: A primitive root.


  1. Biblical International Phonetic Alphabet: kɔːˈn̪ɑs
  2. Modern International Phonetic Alphabet: kɑːˈnɑs
  3. Transliteration: kānas
  4. Biblical Pronunciation: kaw-NAHS
  5. Modern Pronunciation: ka-NAHS

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Bible Verses with כָּנַס (H3664)

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