- First Reference: Exodus 35:3
- Last Reference: Malachi 1:10
- 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: No
- Included in BDB: Yes
- H1197 Used 4 times
- H1814 Used 2 times
- H215 Used 1 time
- H2787 Used 1 time
- H3341 Used 8 times
- H3344 Used 1 time
- H6919 Used 1 time
- H6999 Used 1 time
KIN'DLE, verb transitive [Latin accendo; from the root of candeo, caneo, to be light or white, to shine.]
1. To set on fire; to cause to burn with flame; to light; as, to kindle a fire.
2. To inflame, as the passions; to exasperate; to rouse; to provoke; to excite to action; to heat; to fire; to animate; as, to kindle anger or wrath; to kindle resentment; to kindle the flame of love, or love into a flame.
So is a contentious woman to kindle strife. Proverbs 26:21.
3. To bring forth.
KIN'DLE, verb intransitive To take fire; to begin to burn with flame. Fuel and fire well laid, will kindle without a bellows.
1. To begin to rage, or be violently excited; to be roused or exasperated.
It shall kindle in the thickets of the forest. Isaiah 9:18.
KIN'DLED, participle passive Set on fire; inflamed; excited into action.
KIN'DLER, noun He or that which kindles or sets on fire.
KINDLESS, adjective Destitute of kindness; unnatural.