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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary
Strong's #6894 - קַב
1) a dry measure — cab, kab
1a) about 1.5 litres, 1/6 of a seah, or 1/18 of an ephah
1416) bq (קב QB) AC: Pierce CO: Cavity AB: ?: The pictograph q is a picture of the sun at the horizon and the gathering of the light, the b is a picture of a tent and what is inside. Combined these mean "gather inside". A container or hole for storing or holding something. (eng: cave; cavity)
Jeff Brenner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
קַב m. prop. a hollow vessel (see the root קָבַב No. 1 compare cupa, Engl. a cup); hence a cab, used as a measure of dry things, 2 Kings 6:25 according to the Rabbins, the sixth part of a seah (סֵאָה); comp. Gr. κάβος, i.e. χοῖνιξ.
the Week of Proper 24 / Ordinary 29