the Week of Christ the King / Proper 29 / Ordinary 34
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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary Hebrew Lexicon
Strong's #1694 - דֶּבֶק
1) joints, soldering, joining, appendage
1a) joining, soldering, riveting
1b) appendage, open joints of a breastplate
V) qbd (דבק DBQ) - Adhere: To join or stick to someone or something. [Hebrew and Aramaic] KJV (55): (vf: Paal, Hiphil, Hophal, Pual) cleave, follow, overtake, stick, keep, abide, close, join, pursue - Strongs: H1692 (דָּבַק), H1693 (דְּבַק)
Jeff Benner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
1׳דּ joining, soldering Isaiah 41:7.
2 plural הַדְּבָקִים appendages of breastplate (?) 1 Kings 22:34 2 Chronicles 18:33 ובין הַשִּׁרְיָן׳בֵּין הַדּ. (The Be and others compare VB: the jointed attachment or appendage to the rigid breast-armour, which covered the abdomen; > Klo proposes appendage of helmet; Thes suggests armpits, literally joints (compare מַדְבְּקֵי יָד Jeremiah 38:12 ᵑ7); Ew the soft muscles etc. connecting the chest with the bottom of the back.)
(1) soldering of metals, Isaiah 41:7.
(2) plur. דְּבָקִים 1 Kings 22:34; 2 Chronicles 18:33, prob. the joinings of a coat of mail. So Chald. Others understand armpits; comp. Ch. מִרְבְּקֵי יְרָךְ Jeremiah 38:12, Targ.