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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 16 / 26 (Est 4:3–Psa 41:8)

Unchecked Copy BoxEst 4:3 - And in every province, whithersoever the king's commandment H1697 and his decree came, there was great mourning among the Jews, and fasting, and weeping, and wailing; and many lay in sackcloth and ashes.
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 4:9 - And Hatach came and told Esther the words H1697 of Mordecai.
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 4:12 - And they told to Mordecai Esther's words. H1697
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 5:5 - Then the king said, Cause Haman to make haste, that he may do as Esther hath said. H1697 So the king and Haman came to the banquet that Esther had prepared.
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 5:8 - If I have found favour in the sight of the king, and if it please the king to grant my petition, and to perform my request, let the king and Haman come to the banquet that I shall prepare for them, and I will do to morrow as the king hath said. H1697
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 5:14 - Then said Zeresh his wife and all his friends unto him, Let a gallows be made of fifty cubits high, and to morrow speak thou unto the king that Mordecai may be hanged thereon: then go thou in merrily with the king unto the banquet. And the thing H1697 pleased Haman; and he caused the gallows to be made.
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 6:1 - On that night could not the king sleep, and he commanded to bring the book of records of the chronicles; H1697 and they were read before the king.
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 6:3 - And the king said, What honour and dignity hath been done to Mordecai for this? Then said the king's servants that ministered unto him, There is nothing H1697 done for him.
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 6:10 - Then the king said to Haman, Make haste, and take the apparel and the horse, as thou hast said, and do even so to Mordecai the Jew, that sitteth at the king's gate: let nothing H1697 fail of all that thou hast spoken.
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 7:8 - Then the king returned out of the palace garden into the place of the banquet of wine; and Haman was fallen upon the bed whereon Esther was. Then said the king, Will he force the queen also before me in the house? As the word H1697 went out of the king's mouth, they covered Haman's face.
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 8:5 - And said, If it please the king, and if I have found favour in his sight, and the thing H1697 seem right before the king, and I be pleasing in his eyes, let it be written to reverse the letters devised by Haman the son of Hammedatha the Agagite, which he wrote to destroy the Jews which are in all the king's provinces:
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 8:14 - So the posts that rode upon mules and camels went out, being hastened and pressed on by the king's commandment. H1697 And the decree was given at Shushan the palace.
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 8:17 - And in every province, and in every city, whithersoever the king's commandment H1697 and his decree came, the Jews had joy and gladness, a feast and a good day. And many of the people of the land became Jews; for the fear of the Jews fell upon them.
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 9:1 - Now in the twelfth month, that is, the month Adar, on the thirteenth day of the same, when the king's commandment H1697 and his decree drew near to be put in execution, in the day that the enemies of the Jews hoped to have power over them, (though it was turned to the contrary, that the Jews had rule over them that hated them;)
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 9:20 - And Mordecai wrote these things, H1697 and sent letters unto all the Jews that were in all the provinces of the king Ahasuerus, both nigh and far,
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 9:26 - Wherefore they called these days Purim after the name of Pur. Therefore for all the words H1697 of this letter, and of that which they had seen concerning this matter, and which had come unto them,
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 9:30 - And he sent the letters unto all the Jews, to the hundred twenty and seven provinces of the kingdom of Ahasuerus, with words H1697 of peace and truth,
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 9:31 - To confirm these days of Purim in their times appointed, according as Mordecai the Jew and Esther the queen had enjoined them, and as they had decreed for themselves and for their seed, the matters H1697 of the fastings and their cry.
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 9:32 - And the decree of Esther confirmed these matters H1697 of Purim; and it was written in the book.
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 10:2 - And all the acts of his power and of his might, and the declaration of the greatness of Mordecai, whereunto the king advanced him, are they not written in the book of the chronicles H1697 of the kings of Media and Persia?
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 2:13 - So they sat down with him upon the ground seven days and seven nights, and none spake a word H1697 unto him: for they saw that his grief was very great.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 4:2 - If we assay to commune H1697 with thee, wilt thou be grieved? but who can withhold himself from speaking?
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 4:12 - Now a thing H1697 was secretly brought to me, and mine ear received a little thereof.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 6:3 - For now it would be heavier than the sand of the sea: therefore my words H1697 are swallowed up.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 9:14 - How much less shall I answer him, and choose out my words H1697 to reason with him?
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 11:2 - Should not the multitude of words H1697 be answered? and should a man full of talk be justified?
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 15:3 - Should he reason with unprofitable talk? H1697 or with speeches wherewith he can do no good?
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 15:11 - Are the consolations of God small with thee? is there any secret thing H1697 with thee?
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 16:3 - Shall vain words H1697 have an end? or what emboldeneth thee that thou answerest?
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 19:28 - But ye should say, Why persecute we him, seeing the root of the matter H1697 is found in me?
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 26:14 - Lo, these are parts of his ways: but how little a portion H1697 is heard of him? but the thunder of his power who can understand?
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 29:22 - After my words H1697 they spake not again; and my speech dropped upon them.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 31:40 - Let thistles grow instead of wheat, and cockle instead of barley. The words H1697 of Job are ended.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 32:4 - Now Elihu had waited till Job had spoken, H1697 because they were elder than he.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 32:11 - Behold, I waited for your words; H1697 I gave ear to your reasons, whilst ye searched out what to say.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 33:1 - Wherefore, Job, I pray thee, hear my speeches, and hearken to all my words. H1697
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 33:13 - Why dost thou strive against him? for he giveth not account of any of his matters. H1697
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 34:35 - Job hath spoken without knowledge, and his words H1697 were without wisdom.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 41:12 - I will not conceal his parts, nor his power, H1697 nor his comely proportion.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 42:7 - And it was so, that after the LORD had spoken these words H1697 unto Job, the LORD said to Eliphaz the Temanite, My wrath is kindled against thee, and against thy two friends: for ye have not spoken of me the thing that is right, as my servant Job hath.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 7:1 - [[Shiggaion of David, which he sang unto the LORD, concerning the words H1697 of Cush the Benjamite.]] O LORD my God, in thee do I put my trust: save me from all them that persecute me, and deliver me:
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 17:4 - Concerning the works of men, by the word H1697 of thy lips I have kept me from the paths of the destroyer.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 18:1 - [[To the chief Musician, A Psalm of David, the servant of the LORD, who spake unto the LORD the words H1697 of this song in the day that the LORD delivered him from the hand of all his enemies, and from the hand of Saul: And he said,]] I will love thee, O LORD, my strength.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 19:3 - There is no speech nor language, H1697 where their voice is not heard.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 22:1 - [[To the chief Musician upon Aijeleth Shahar, A Psalm of David.]] My God, my God, why hast thou forsaken me? why art thou so far from helping me, and from the words H1697 of my roaring?
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 33:4 - For the word H1697 of the LORD is right; and all his works are done in truth.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 33:6 - By the word H1697 of the LORD were the heavens made; and all the host of them by the breath of his mouth.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 35:20 - For they speak not peace: but they devise deceitful matters H1697 against them that are quiet in the land.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 36:3 - The words H1697 of his mouth are iniquity and deceit: he hath left off to be wise, and to do good.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 41:8 - An evil disease, H1697 say they, cleaveth fast unto him: and now that he lieth he shall rise up no more.

 
 
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