Strong's Concordance, Hebrew Dictionary

Anger, angry, grief, indignation, provocation, provoking, sorrow, spite, wrath, vexation

Hebrew: כַּעַס, kaʿas (H3708)

25 King James Bible Verses

Here are anger, angry, grief, indignation and related words in the Bible. What does the source Hebrew word כַּעַס 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: H3708

Hebrew Base Word: כַּעַס

Part of speech: Noun Masculine

Usage: Anger, angry, grief, indignation, provocation, provoking, × sore, sorrow, spite, wrath

Definition: Vexation.

Detailed definition:

  1. Anger, vexation, provocation, grief.
    1. Vexation.
      1. Of men.
      2. Of God.
    2. Vexation, grief, frustration.

Derived terms: Or (in Job) כַּעַשׂ; from H3707.


  1. Biblical International Phonetic Alphabet: kɑˈʕɑs
  2. Modern International Phonetic Alphabet: kɑˈʕɑs
  3. Transliteration: kaʿas
  4. Biblical Pronunciation: ka-AS
  5. Modern Pronunciation: ka-AS

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