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Bible Lexicons

Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary

Strong's #3556 - כּוֹכָב

Transliteration
kôkâb
Phonetics
ko-kawb'
Origin
probably from the same as (H3522) (in the sense of rolling) or (H3554) (in the sense of blazing)
Parts of Speech
Noun Masculine
TWOT
942a
Definition
Brown-Driver-Briggs'

1) star

1a) of Messiah, brothers, youth, numerous progeny, personification, God’s omniscience (figuratively)

Greek Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 792 ‑ ἀστήρ (as‑tare');  798 ‑ ἄστρον (as'‑tron);  
Frequency Lists  
  1. Book
  2. Word
KJV (37)
Genesis
5
Exodus
1
Numbers
1
Deuteronomy
4
Judges
1
1 Chronicles
1
Nehemiah
2
Job
5
Psalms
4
Ecclesiastes
1
Isaiah
3
Jeremiah
1
Ezekiel
1
Daniel
2
Joel
2
Amos
1
Obadiah
1
Nahum
1
NAS (37)
Genesis
5
Exodus
1
Numbers
1
Deuteronomy
4
Judges
1
1 Chronicles
1
Nehemiah
2
Job
5
Psalms
4
Ecclesiastes
1
Isaiah
3
Jeremiah
1
Ezekiel
1
Daniel
2
Joel
2
Amos
1
Obadiah
1
Nahum
1
HCS (37)
Genesis
5
Exodus
1
Numbers
1
Deuteronomy
4
Judges
1
1 Chronicles
1
Nehemiah
2
Job
5
Psalms
4
Ecclesiastes
1
Isaiah
3
Jeremiah
1
Ezekiel
1
Daniel
2
Joel
2
Amos
1
Obadiah
1
Nahum
1
BSB (39)
Genesis
7
Exodus
1
Numbers
1
Deuteronomy
4
Judges
1
1 Chronicles
1
Nehemiah
2
Job
5
Psalms
4
Ecclesiastes
1
Isaiah
3
Jeremiah
1
Ezekiel
1
Daniel
2
Joel
2
Amos
1
Obadiah
1
Nahum
1
ESV (82)
Genesis
5
Exodus
40
Numbers
1
Deuteronomy
4
Judges
1
1 Chronicles
1
Nehemiah
2
Job
5
Psalms
4
Ecclesiastes
1
Song of Solomon
8
Isaiah
3
Jeremiah
1
Ezekiel
1
Daniel
2
Joel
1
Amos
1
Nahum
1
WEB (36)
Genesis
5
Exodus
1
Numbers
1
Deuteronomy
4
Judges
1
1 Chronicles
1
Nehemiah
2
Job
5
Psalms
4
Ecclesiastes
1
Isaiah
2
Jeremiah
1
Ezekiel
1
Daniel
2
Joel
2
Amos
1
Obadiah
1
Nahum
1
Verse Results
Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

1232) bk (כב KB) AC: ? CO: Star AB: ?: The pictograph k is a picture of the palm of the hand and represents a covering, the b is a picture of a tent. Combined these mean "covering of the tent". The black goat hair fabric used for the roof of the tent allows some light through giving the appearance of stars overhead. When it rains the hair fibers swell sealing all of these holes.

B) bbk (כבב KBB) AC: ? CO: Star AB: ?

gm ) bbfk (כובב KWBB) - S KJV (37): star - Strongs: H3556 (כּוֹכָב)

D) bak (כאב KAB) AC: ? CO: ? AB: Sorrow: [Unknown connection to root]

V) bak (כאב KAB) - Sorrow: KJV (8): (vf: Paal, Hiphil, Participle) sorrowful, sore, pain, sad, mar, grieve - Strongs: H3510 (כָּאַב)

Nm) bak (כאב KAB) - Sorrow: KJV (6): sorrow, grief, pain - Strongs: H3511 (כְּאֵב)

acm) bfakm (מכאוב MKAWB) - Sorrow: KJV (16): sorrow, pain, grief - Strongs: H4341 (מַכְאֹבָה)

H) ebk (כבה KBH) AC: Quench CO: ? AB: ?: [Unknown connection to root]

V) ebk (כבה KBH) - Quench: KJV (24): (vf: Paal, Piel) quench, out - Strongs: H3518 (כָּבָה)

Adopted Roots:

AHL Definitions Copyright: ©1999-2021
Jeff Benner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Gesenius' Hebrew and Chaldee Definition

כּוֹכָב [const. כּוֹכַב], m. a star, Genesis 37:9 Psal. 8:4. (Arabic كَوْكَبُ, Syr. ܟܘܰܟܒܐܳ, Ethiop. ከዉከብ፡ and ኮከብ፡ id.; whence denom. verb كَوْكَبَ to sparkle like a star. The root is כָּבַב, Arab. كَبَّ, Eth. ከበበ፡ to roll up in a ball; whence כַּבְכַּב, and ב being softened כַּוְכַּב, כּוֹכָב prop. a globe, a ball; compare טוֹטָפוֹת.) Metaph. used of an illustrious prince, Numbers 24:17 like the Arab. كوكب, often in Hariri.

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List of Word Forms
בַּכּ֣וֹכָבִ֔ים בכוכבים הַכּ֣וֹכָבִ֔ים הַכּֽוֹכָבִ֗ים הַכּֽוֹכָבִים֙ הַכּוֹכָבִ֖ים הַכּוֹכָבִֽים׃ הכוכבים הכוכבים׃ וְ֝כוֹכָבִ֗ים וְ֭כוֹכָבִים וְהַכּוֹכָבִ֑ים וְכוֹכָבִ֖ים והכוכבים וכוכבים כְּכֹכְבֵ֖י כְּכוֹכְבֵ֖י כְּכוֹכְבֵ֣י כְּכוֹכְבֵ֥י כַּכּוֹכָבִ֖ים כֹּֽכְבֵיהֶ֑ם כּ֣וֹכְבֵי כּ֥וֹכְבֵי כּֽוֹכָבִ֔ים כּֽוֹכָבִ֖ים כּוֹכְבֵ֪י כּוֹכַב֙ כּוֹכָ֜ב כּוֹכָבִ֣ים כוֹכְבֵ֤י כוכב כוכבי כוכבים ככביהם ככוכבי ככוכבים כככבי לְכֽוֹכְבֵי־ לַכּוֹכָבִ֑ים לכוכבי־ לכוכבים מִכּוֹכְבֵ֖י מכוכבי bak·kō·w·ḵā·ḇîm bakKochaVim bakkōwḵāḇîm chochVei hak·kō·w·ḵā·ḇîm hakkochaVim hakkōwḵāḇîm kak·kō·w·ḵā·ḇîm kakkochaVim kakkōwḵāḇîm kə·ḵō·ḵə·ḇê kə·ḵō·wḵ·ḇê kechocheVei kechochVei kəḵōḵəḇê kəḵōwḵḇê kō·ḵə·ḇê·hem kō·w·ḵā·ḇîm kō·w·ḵaḇ kō·w·ḵāḇ kō·wḵ·ḇê ḵō·wḵ·ḇê koChav kochaVim kocheveiHem kochVei kōḵəḇêhem kōwḵaḇ kōwḵāḇ kōwḵāḇîm kōwḵḇê ḵōwḵḇê lak·kō·w·ḵā·ḇîm lakkochaVim lakkōwḵāḇîm lə·ḵō·wḵ·ḇê- lechochvei ləḵōwḵḇê- mik·kō·wḵ·ḇê mikkochVei mikkōwḵḇê vechochaVim vehakkochaVim wə·hak·kō·w·ḵā·ḇîm wə·ḵō·w·ḵā·ḇîm wəhakkōwḵāḇîm wəḵōwḵāḇîm
Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary developed by Jeff Garrison for StudyLight.org. Copyright 1999-2021. All Rights Reserved, Jeff Garrison, Gdansk, Poland.
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