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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary

Entry for Strong's #5646 - עֹב

‛âb ‛ôb
awb, obe  
Word Origin
from an unused root meaning to cover
Parts of Speech
Noun Masculine
Word Definition [ Brown-Drivers-Briggs | Strong ]
Brown-Driver-Briggs' Definition

1) an architectural term

1a) meaning dubious; perhaps projecting roof, landing, thick beam, plank, threshold

Frequency Lists  [ Book | Word ]
Verse Results
KJV (3) NAS (3) HCS (3)
1 Kings 1
Ezekiel 2
1 Kings 1
Ezekiel 2
1 Kings 1
Ezekiel 2
n-cmp 1
n-cms 2
n-cmp 1
n-cms 2
n-cmp 1
n-cms 2

Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

1347) bo (אהב AhB) AC: ? CO: ? AB: ?

A) bo (אהב AhB) AC: ? CO: Beam AB: ?

Nm ) bo (אהב AhB) - Beam: KJV (3): plank, beam - Strongs: H5646 (עֹב)

AHL Definitions Copyright: ©1999-2013
Jeff Brenner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 I. עָב, [עֹב] noun masculine architectural term, meaning unknown; projecting roof is conjectured (Sm Co Berthol); others landing (Da); AV RV thick beam or plank, RVm threshold; Benz Kit Toy leave untranslated; in any case a structure of wood; — absolute וְעַמֻּדִים וְעָב 1 Kings 7:6; apparently construct וְעָב עֵץ אֶלמְּֿנֵי הָאוּלָם מֵהַחוּץ Ezekiel 41:25; plural (si vera lectio) הָעֻבִּים Ezekiel 41:26.

II. עָב see עוּב.

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List of Word Forms
וְהָעֻבִּֽים׃ וְעָ֖ב וְעָ֥ב והעבים׃ ועב veAv vehaubBim wə‘āḇ wə·‘āḇ wə·hā·‘ub·bîm wəhā‘ubbîm
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