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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary

Entry for Strong's #4346 - מַכְבֵּר

Word Origin
from (03527) in the sense of covering
Parts of Speech
Noun Masculine
Word Definition [ Brown-Drivers-Briggs | Strong ]
Brown-Driver-Briggs' Definition

1) netted cloth or coverlet

Frequency Lists  [ Book | Word ]
Verse Results
KJV (1) NAS (6) HCS (1)
2 Kings 1
Exodus 6
2 Kings 1
n-cms 1
n-cms 1
n-cms 1

Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

2250) rbk (כבר KBR) AC: Multiply CO: Net AB: Abundance: Nets are used for catching an abundance of fish. [from: bk- from the stars as abundant]

V) rbk (כבר KBR) - Multiply: KJV (2): (vf: Hiphil, Participle) multiply - Strongs: H3527 (כָּבַר), H4342 (מַכְבִּיר)

Nm) rbk (כבר KBR) - Already: What has previously happened. [Unknown connection to root;] KJV (9): already, now - Strongs: H3528 (כְּבָר)

Nf1) erbk (כברה KBRH) - Sieve: As functioning as a net. KJV (1): sieve - Strongs: H3531 (כְּבָרָה)

am) rbkm (מכבר MKBR) - Coverlet: A netted cloth. KJV (1): cloth - Strongs: H4346 (מַכְבֵּר)

bm) ribk (כביר KBYR) - I. Net: II. Abundant:KJV (13): pillow, mighty, much, strong, most - Strongs: H3523 (כָּבִיר), H3524 (כַּבִּיר)

ef1) erbik (כיברה KYBRH) - Short: A short distance. [Unknown connection to root;] KJV (3): little - Strongs: H3530 (כְּבָרָה)

hm) rbkm (מכבר MKBR) - Grate: Appears as a net. KJV (6): grate - Strongs: H4345 (מִכְבָּר)

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Jeff Brenner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 מִכְבָּר noun masculine grating or lattice-work, construct מִכְבַּר; — Exodus 27:4 and thou shalt make for it (the altar of burnt-offering in the tabernacle) מִכְבָּר מַעֲשֵׂהרֶשֶׁת נְהשֶׁת a grating, (even) a network of bronze, which surrounded the lower half of the altar ( Exodus 27:5 b): so Exodus 38:4; מִכְבַּר הַנְּחשֶׁת Exodus 35:16; Exodus 38:5,30; Exodus 39:39.

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Gesenius' Hebrew and Chaldee Definition

מַכְבֵּר m. (from the root כָּבַר No. 1), coarse cloth, cilicium, 2 Kings 8:15. κωνωπεῖον, a fly net, which some understand to be meant (following J. D. Michaëlis) seems unsuitable to the context.

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List of Word Forms
הַמַּכְבֵּר֙ המכבר ham·maḵ·bêr hammachBer hammaḵbêr
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