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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary

Entry for Strong's #2720 - חָרֵב

Transliteration
chârêb
Phonetics
khaw-rabe'  
Word Origin
from (02717)
Parts of Speech
Adjective
TWOT
731a
Word Definition [ Brown-Drivers-Briggs | Strong ]
Brown-Driver-Briggs' Definition

1) waste, desolate, dry

Frequency Lists  [ Book | Word ]
Verse Results
KJV (10) NAS (10) HCS (10)
Leviticus 1
Nehemiah 2
Proverbs 1
Jeremiah 2
Ezekiel 2
Haggai 2
Leviticus 1
Nehemiah 2
Proverbs 1
Jeremiah 2
Ezekiel 2
Haggai 2
Leviticus 1
Nehemiah 2
Proverbs 1
Jeremiah 2
Ezekiel 2
Haggai 2
BYZ TIS TR
a-fp 2
a-fs 4
a-ms 4
a-fp 2
a-fs 4
a-ms 4
a-fp 2
a-fs 4
a-ms 4
NA WH


Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

2199) brh (ההרב HhRB) AC: Waste CO: Sword AB: ?: [from: rh- heat]

V) brh (ההרב HhRB) - Waste: A dry wasteland. Also a place that has been laid waste and made desolate. [Hebrew and Aramaic] KJV (41): (vf: Paal, Niphal, Hiphil, Hophal, Pual, Participle) waste, dry, desolate, slay, decay, destroy - Strongs: H2717 (חָרַב), H2718 (חֲרַב)

Nf) brh (ההרב HhRB) - I. Sword:A weapon used to lay waste a city. II. Waste:A dry or desolate place. KJV (423): sword, knife, dagger, axe, mattock - Strongs: H2719 (חֶרֶב), H2720 (חָרֵב)

Nf1) ebrh (ההרבה HhRBH) - Waste: KJV (50): waste, desolate, desert, decayed, dry land, dry ground - Strongs: H2723 (חָרְבָּה), H2724 (חָרָבָה)

gm) brfh (ההורב HhWRB) - I. Heat: II. Waste: KJV (16): heat, dry, drought, waste, desolation - Strongs: H2721 (חֹרֶב)

jm) nfbrh (ההרבונ HhRBWN) - Drought: KJV (1): drought - Strongs: H2725 (חֲרָבוֹן)

AHL Definitions Copyright: ©1999-2019
Jeff Brenner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 I. [חָרֵב] adjective dry, only feminine singular חֲרֵבָה Leviticus 7:10 of meal-offering not moistened (with oil; P); מַּתֿחֲרֵבָה Proverbs 17:1 a dry morsel.

II. חָרֵב adjective waste, desolate; — masculine singular absolute ׳ח Jeremiah 33:10 3t.; feminine singular חֲרֵבָה Nehemiah 2:3 2t.; feminine plural הֶחֳרֵבוֺת Ezekiel 36:35,38 (see Kö i. 241); — of a city, defined מֵאֵיןאָדָם וּמֵאֵין בְּהֵמָה Jeremiah 33:10, compare Jeremiah 33:12; also Nehemiah 2:3,17; הֶעָרִים הֶחֳרֵבוֺת Ezekiel 36:35 (+ הַנְשַׁמּוֺת, הַנֶּהֱרָסוֺת; opposed to בְּצוּרוֺת יָשָׁב֑וּ).

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Gesenius' Hebrew and Chaldee Definition

חָרֵב adj. fem. חֲרֵבָה

(1)  dry, Leviticus 7:10; Proverbs 17:1.

(2) laid waste, destroyed, Jeremiah 33:10, 12 Jeremiah 33:12; Nehemiah 2:3, 17 Ezekiel 36:35.

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List of Word Forms
הֶחֳרֵב֔וֹת הֶחֳרֵב֛וֹת הֶחָרֵ֛ב החרב החרבות וַחֲרֵבָ֑ה וחרבה חֲ֭רֵבָה חָרֵ֔ב חָרֵ֣ב חָרֵֽב׃ חרב חרב׃ חרבה chaRev Charevah ḥă·rê·ḇāh ḥā·rêḇ ḥārêḇ ḥărêḇāh he·ḥā·rêḇ he·ḥo·rê·ḇō·wṯ hechaRev hechoreVot heḥārêḇ heḥorêḇōwṯ vachareVah wa·ḥă·rê·ḇāh waḥărêḇāh
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