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Strong's #7627 - שְׁבָט

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Brown-Driver-Briggs' Definition

  1. Sebat = "a rod"
    1. 11th month in the post-exilic Jewish calendar corresponding to Jan or Feb

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ASV (1)
Zechariah 1
BSB (1)
Zechariah 1
CSB (1)
Zechariah 1
ESV (1)
Zechariah 1
KJV (1)
Zechariah 1
LEB (1)
Zechariah 1
LSB (1)
Zechariah 1
N95 (1)
Zechariah 1
NAS (1)
Zechariah 1
NLT (0)
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Zechariah 1
Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 שְׁבָט proper name, month Shebat, 11th month (post-exilic) = Feb.-March; loan-word from Babylonian Šabâ‰u (COT Nehemiah 1:1 Dl WB), Zechariah 1:7 (derived from šabâ‰u, strike, kill destroy (Dl Prol 38; WB), Lyon Bib Sacr Apr. (1884), 384 Jen ZA iv (1889), 273 Muss-Arn JBL xi (1892) 171f. and others, as month of destroying rain; another conjecture in Zim KAT 3. 594 n; this month called שבט also in Nabataean, Palmyrene, see Lzb SAC111)

שְׁבִי, שִׁבְיָה, שְׁבִית see שׁבה.

שׁבל (√ of following; compare Arabic IV. cause to hang down, flowing dress; Assyrian šubultu, sunbultu (Meissn), Arabic , (Ba NB 207), Ethiopic Aramaic שֻׁבַלְתָּא , all ear of grain).

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Gesenius' Hebrew and Chaldee Definition

שְׁבָט [Shebat] the eleventh month of the Hebrew year, from the new moon of February to that of March, Zechariah 1:7. Syr. ܫܒܳܛ, Arab. سُبَاطُ and شُبَاطُ id.

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List of Word Forms
שְׁבָ֔ט שבט šə·ḇāṭ šəḇāṭ sheVat
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