King James Bible Dictionary



The Bible

Bible Usage:


  • Included in Eastons: No
  • Included in Hitchcocks: No
  • Included in Naves: No
  • Included in Smiths: No
  • Included in Websters: Yes
  • Included in Strongs: Yes
  • Included in Thayers: Yes
  • Included in BDB: Yes

Strongs Concordance:

Webster's 1828 Dictionary

HE'ARKEN, verb intransitive h'arken.

1. To listen; to lend the ear; to attend to what is uttered, with eagerness or curiosity.

The furies hearken and their snakes uncurl.

2. To attend; to regard; to give heed to what is uttered; to observe or obey.

Hearken, O Israel, to the statutes and the judgments which I teach you. Deuteronomy 4:1.

3. To listen; ; to attend; to grant or comply with.

Hearken thou to the supplication of thy servant.

l Kings 8.

HE'ARKEN, verb transitive h'arken. To hear by listening. [Little used.]

Webster's 1828 Dictionary

HE'ARKENER, noun h'arkener. A listener; one who hearkens.

Webster's 1828 Dictionary

HE'ARKENING, participle present tense h'arkening. Listening; attending; observing.