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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary

Entry for Strong's #3619 - כְּלוּב

Word Origin
from the same as (03611)
Parts of Speech
Noun Masculine
Word Definition [ Brown-Drivers-Briggs | Strong ]
Brown-Driver-Briggs' Definition

1) cage, basket, dog cage

Greek Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 30 ‑ ἀγγεῖον (ang‑eye'‑on);  3803 ‑ παγίς (pag‑ece');  
Frequency Lists  [ Book | Word ]
Verse Results
KJV (3) NAS (3) HCS (3)
Jeremiah 1
Amos 2
Jeremiah 1
Amos 2
Jeremiah 1
Amos 2
P-d 1
n-cms 1
n-cmsc 1
P-d 1
n-cms 1
n-cmsc 1
P-d 1
n-cms 1
n-cmsc 1

Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

2259) blk (כלב KLB) AC: ? CO: Dog AB: ?

Nm ) blk (כלב KLB) - Dog: KJV (32): dog - Strongs: H3611 (כֶּלֶב)

dm) bflk (כלוב KLWB) - Basket: [unknown connection to root;] KJV (3): cage, basket - Strongs: H3619 (כְּלוּב)

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Jeff Brenner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 כְּלוּב noun masculine Jeremiah 5:27 basket, cage (√ dubious; Late Hebrew id., כְּלִיבָה Aramaic in Lexicons; Tel Amarna kilubi, bird-net, compare Zim ZA vi. 145,147) — absolute כִּכְלוּבמָלֵאעוֺף Jeremiah 5:27 like a cage full of birds; construct כְּלוּבקַיִץ Amos 8:1,2 a basket of summer furit.

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Gesenius' Hebrew and Chaldee Definition

כְּלוּב m. wicker-work, woven of twigs or rods, from the root כָּלַב No. II., specially

(1)  a basket for fruit, Amos 8:1.

(2) a cage for birds, Jeremiah 5:27. (Syr. ܟܠܘܽܒܐܳ id., and the same word is also adopted in Greek, κλωβός, κλουβός, κλοβός, a cage, see Bochart, Hieroz. i. 662, ii. p. 90). It is also pr.n. m. [Chelub].

(a) 1 Chronicles 4:11.

(b) 1 Chronicles 27:26.

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List of Word Forms
כְּל֣וּב כְּל֥וּב כִּכְלוּב֙ ככלוב כלוב kə·lūḇ kəlūḇ keLuv kichLuv kiḵ·lūḇ kiḵlūḇ
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