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Lexicon :: Strong's H1697 - dabar

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דָּבָר
Transliteration
dabar
Pronunciation
dä·vä' (Key)
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Part of Speech
masculine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
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TWOT Reference: 399a

Strong’s Definitions

דָּבָר dâbâr, daw-baw'; from H1696; a word; by implication, a matter (as spoken of) or thing; adverbially, a cause:—act, advice, affair, answer, × any such (thing), because of, book, business, care, case, cause, certain rate, chronicles, commandment, × commune(-ication), concern(-ing), confer, counsel, dearth, decree, deed, × disease, due, duty, effect, eloquent, errand, (evil favoured-) ness, glory, harm, hurt, iniquity, judgment, language, lying, manner, matter, message, (no) thing, oracle, × ought, × parts, pertaining, please, portion, power, promise, provision, purpose, question, rate, reason, report, request, × (as hast) said, sake, saying, sentence, sign, so, some (uncleanness), somewhat to say, song, speech, × spoken, talk, task, that, × there done, thing (concerning), thought, thus, tidings, what(-soever), wherewith, which, word, work.


KJV Translation Count — Total: 1,439x

The KJV translates Strong's H1697 in the following manner: word (807x), thing (231x), matter (63x), acts (51x), chronicles (38x), saying (25x), commandment (20x), miscellaneous (204x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 1,439x
The KJV translates Strong's H1697 in the following manner: word (807x), thing (231x), matter (63x), acts (51x), chronicles (38x), saying (25x), commandment (20x), miscellaneous (204x).
  1. speech, word, speaking, thing

    1. speech

    2. saying, utterance

    3. word, words

    4. business, occupation, acts, matter, case, something, manner (by extension)

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
דָּבָר dâbâr, daw-baw'; from H1696; a word; by implication, a matter (as spoken of) or thing; adverbially, a cause:—act, advice, affair, answer, × any such (thing), because of, book, business, care, case, cause, certain rate, chronicles, commandment, × commune(-ication), concern(-ing), confer, counsel, dearth, decree, deed, × disease, due, duty, effect, eloquent, errand, (evil favoured-) ness, glory, harm, hurt, iniquity, judgment, language, lying, manner, matter, message, (no) thing, oracle, × ought, × parts, pertaining, please, portion, power, promise, provision, purpose, question, rate, reason, report, request, × (as hast) said, sake, saying, sentence, sign, so, some (uncleanness), somewhat to say, song, speech, × spoken, talk, task, that, × there done, thing (concerning), thought, thus, tidings, what(-soever), wherewith, which, word, work.

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H1697 matches the Hebrew דָּבָר (dabar),
which occurs 1,439 times in 1,290 verses in the Hebrew concordance of the KJV

Page 12 / 26 (2Ki 13:8–2Ki 24:2)

Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 13:8 - Now the rest of the acts H1697 of Jehoahaz, and all that he did, and his might, are they not written in the book of the chronicles H1697 of the kings of Israel?
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 13:12 - And the rest of the acts H1697 of Joash, and all that he did, and his might wherewith he fought against Amaziah king of Judah, are they not written in the book of the chronicles H1697 of the kings of Israel?
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 14:15 - Now the rest of the acts H1697 of Jehoash which he did, and his might, and how he fought with Amaziah king of Judah, are they not written in the book of the chronicles H1697 of the kings of Israel?
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 14:18 - And the rest of the acts H1697 of Amaziah, are they not written in the book of the chronicles H1697 of the kings of Judah?
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 14:25 - He restored the coast of Israel from the entering of Hamath unto the sea of the plain, according to the word H1697 of the LORD God of Israel, which he spake by the hand of his servant Jonah, the son of Amittai, the prophet, which was of Gathhepher.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 14:28 - Now the rest of the acts H1697 of Jeroboam, and all that he did, and his might, how he warred, and how he recovered Damascus, and Hamath, which belonged to Judah, for Israel, are they not written in the book of the chronicles H1697 of the kings of Israel?
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 15:6 - And the rest of the acts H1697 of Azariah, and all that he did, are they not written in the book of the chronicles H1697 of the kings of Judah?
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 15:11 - And the rest of the acts H1697 of Zachariah, behold, they are written in the book of the chronicles H1697 of the kings of Israel.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 15:12 - This was the word H1697 of the LORD which he spake unto Jehu, saying, Thy sons shall sit on the throne of Israel unto the fourth generation. And so it came to pass.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 15:15 - And the rest of the acts H1697 of Shallum, and his conspiracy which he made, behold, they are written in the book of the chronicles H1697 of the kings of Israel.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 15:21 - And the rest of the acts H1697 of Menahem, and all that he did, are they not written in the book of the chronicles H1697 of the kings of Israel?
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 15:26 - And the rest of the acts H1697 of Pekahiah, and all that he did, behold, they are written in the book of the chronicles H1697 of the kings of Israel.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 15:31 - And the rest of the acts H1697 of Pekah, and all that he did, behold, they are written in the book of the chronicles H1697 of the kings of Israel.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 15:36 - Now the rest of the acts H1697 of Jotham, and all that he did, are they not written in the book of the chronicles H1697 of the kings of Judah?
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 16:19 - Now the rest of the acts H1697 of Ahaz which he did, are they not written in the book of the chronicles H1697 of the kings of Judah?
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 17:9 - And the children of Israel did secretly those things H1697 that were not right against the LORD their God, and they built them high places in all their cities, from the tower of the watchmen to the fenced city.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 17:11 - And there they burnt incense in all the high places, as did the heathen whom the LORD carried away before them; and wrought wicked things H1697 to provoke the LORD to anger:
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 17:12 - For they served idols, whereof the LORD had said unto them, Ye shall not do this thing. H1697
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 18:20 - Thou sayest, (but they are but vain words,) H1697 I have counsel and strength for the war. Now on whom dost thou trust, that thou rebellest against me?
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 18:27 - But Rabshakeh said unto them, Hath my master sent me to thy master, and to thee, to speak these words? H1697 hath he not sent me to the men which sit on the wall, that they may eat their own dung, and drink their own piss with you?
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 18:28 - Then Rabshakeh stood and cried with a loud voice in the Jews' language, and spake, saying, Hear the word H1697 of the great king, the king of Assyria:
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 18:36 - But the people held their peace, and answered him not a word: H1697 for the king's commandment was, saying, Answer him not.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 18:37 - Then came Eliakim the son of Hilkiah, which was over the household, and Shebna the scribe, and Joah the son of Asaph the recorder, to Hezekiah with their clothes rent, and told him the words H1697 of Rabshakeh.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 19:4 - It may be the LORD thy God will hear all the words H1697 of Rabshakeh, whom the king of Assyria his master hath sent to reproach the living God; and will reprove the words H1697 which the LORD thy God hath heard: wherefore lift up thy prayer for the remnant that are left.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 19:6 - And Isaiah said unto them, Thus shall ye say to your master, Thus saith the LORD, Be not afraid of the words H1697 which thou hast heard, with which the servants of the king of Assyria have blasphemed me.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 19:16 - LORD, bow down thine ear, and hear: open, LORD, thine eyes, and see: and hear the words H1697 of Sennacherib, which hath sent him to reproach the living God.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 19:21 - This is the word H1697 that the LORD hath spoken concerning him; The virgin the daughter of Zion hath despised thee, and laughed thee to scorn; the daughter of Jerusalem hath shaken her head at thee.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 20:4 - And it came to pass, afore Isaiah was gone out into the middle court, that the word H1697 of the LORD came to him, saying,
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 20:9 - And Isaiah said, This sign shalt thou have of the LORD, that the LORD will do the thing H1697 that he hath spoken: shall the shadow go forward ten degrees, or go back ten degrees?
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 20:13 - And Hezekiah hearkened unto them, and shewed them all the house of his precious things, the silver, and the gold, and the spices, and the precious ointment, and all the house of his armour, and all that was found in his treasures: there was nothing H1697 in his house, nor in all his dominion, that Hezekiah shewed them not.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 20:15 - And he said, What have they seen in thine house? And Hezekiah answered, All the things that are in mine house have they seen: there is nothing H1697 among my treasures that I have not shewed them.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 20:16 - And Isaiah said unto Hezekiah, Hear the word H1697 of the LORD.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 20:17 - Behold, the days come, that all that is in thine house, and that which thy fathers have laid up in store unto this day, shall be carried into Babylon: nothing H1697 shall be left, saith the LORD.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 20:19 - Then said Hezekiah unto Isaiah, Good is the word H1697 of the LORD which thou hast spoken. And he said, Is it not good, if peace and truth be in my days?
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 20:20 - And the rest of the acts H1697 of Hezekiah, and all his might, and how he made a pool, and a conduit, and brought water into the city, are they not written in the book of the chronicles H1697 of the kings of Judah?
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 21:17 - Now the rest of the acts H1697 of Manasseh, and all that he did, and his sin that he sinned, are they not written in the book of the chronicles H1697 of the kings of Judah?
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 21:25 - Now the rest of the acts H1697 of Amon which he did, are they not written in the book of the chronicles H1697 of the kings of Judah?
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 22:9 - And Shaphan the scribe came to the king, and brought the king word H1697 again, and said, Thy servants have gathered the money that was found in the house, and have delivered it into the hand of them that do the work, that have the oversight of the house of the LORD.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 22:11 - And it came to pass, when the king had heard the words H1697 of the book of the law, that he rent his clothes.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 22:13 - Go ye, enquire of the LORD for me, and for the people, and for all Judah, concerning the words H1697 of this book that is found: for great is the wrath of the LORD that is kindled against us, because our fathers have not hearkened unto the words H1697 of this book, to do according unto all that which is written concerning us.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 22:16 - Thus saith the LORD, Behold, I will bring evil upon this place, and upon the inhabitants thereof, even all the words H1697 of the book which the king of Judah hath read:
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 22:18 - But to the king of Judah which sent you to enquire of the LORD, thus shall ye say to him, Thus saith the LORD God of Israel, As touching the words H1697 which thou hast heard;
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 22:20 - Behold therefore, I will gather thee unto thy fathers, and thou shalt be gathered into thy grave in peace; and thine eyes shall not see all the evil which I will bring upon this place. And they brought the king word H1697 again.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 23:2 - And the king went up into the house of the LORD, and all the men of Judah and all the inhabitants of Jerusalem with him, and the priests, and the prophets, and all the people, both small and great: and he read in their ears all the words H1697 of the book of the covenant which was found in the house of the LORD.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 23:3 - And the king stood by a pillar, and made a covenant before the LORD, to walk after the LORD, and to keep his commandments and his testimonies and his statutes with all their heart and all their soul, to perform the words H1697 of this covenant that were written in this book. And all the people stood to the covenant.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 23:16 - And as Josiah turned himself, he spied the sepulchres that were there in the mount, and sent, and took the bones out of the sepulchres, and burned them upon the altar, and polluted it, according to the word H1697 of the LORD which the man of God proclaimed, who proclaimed these words. H1697
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 23:17 - Then he said, What title is that that I see? And the men of the city told him, It is the sepulchre of the man of God, which came from Judah, and proclaimed these things H1697 that thou hast done against the altar of Bethel.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 23:24 - Moreover the workers with familiar spirits, and the wizards, and the images, and the idols, and all the abominations that were spied in the land of Judah and in Jerusalem, did Josiah put away, that he might perform the words H1697 of the law which were written in the book that Hilkiah the priest found in the house of the LORD.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 23:28 - Now the rest of the acts H1697 of Josiah, and all that he did, are they not written in the book of the chronicles H1697 of the kings of Judah?
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 24:2 - And the LORD sent against him bands of the Chaldees, and bands of the Syrians, and bands of the Moabites, and bands of the children of Ammon, and sent them against Judah to destroy it, according to the word H1697 of the LORD, which he spake by his servants the prophets.

 
 
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