Choose a new font size and typeface

Customize your font sizeIncrease your font sizeDecrease your font sizeReturn to default font size

Choose a Bible text color
Read the Bible in blackRead the Bible in dark blueRead the Bible in blue

Customize your text type
Arial font
Trebuchet MS font
Georgia font
Times New Roman font

Customize your Hebrew text type
SBL Hebrew font
Times New Roman font
Arial font

Customize your Greek text type
Gentium font
Times New Roman font
Arial font

Close font preferences
The Blue Letter Bible
BLB Searches
Search the Bible
Search KJV
KJVNKJVNLTNIVESVHCSBNASB
Version Selector Up Arrow NETRSVASVYLTDBYWEBHNV
RVR60VULWLCLXXmGNTTR  
Version Selector Down Arrow
 [?]

Advanced Options

Search a pre-defined list


OR Select a range of biblical books

From:

To:


OR Custom Selection:

Use semicolons to separate groups: 'Gen;Jdg;Psa-Mal' or 'Rom 3-12;Mat 1:15;Mat 5:12-22'

LexiConc
 [?]
 

Advanced Options

Exact Match
Beginning of the Word
Any Part of the Word
Theological FAQs
 [?]
 
Multi-Verse Retrieval
x
Search KJV
KJVNKJVNLTNIVESVHCSBNASB
Version Selector Up Arrow NETRSVASVYLTDBYWEBHNV
RVR60VULWLCLXXmGNTTR  
Version Selector Down Arrow

Line-By-Line Order:
Line-By-Line Verse-Reference  Verse-Reference
Line-By-Line Reference-Verse  Reference-Verse
Line-By-Line Separate Line  Separate Line
Line-By-Line Verse Only  Verse Only
Line-By-Line Reference Only  Reference Only
Reference Delimiters:
No Reference Delimiters  None — Jhn 1:1 KJV
Square Reference Delimiters  Square — [Jhn 1:1 KJV]
Curly Reference Delimiters  Curly — {Jhn 1:1 KJV}
Parenthesis Reference Delimiters  Parens — (Jhn 1:1 KJV)
Paragraph Order:
Paragraph Verse-Reference  Verse-Reference
Paragraph Reference-Verse  Reference-Verse
Paragraph Reference-Only  Reference-Only
Number Delimiters:*
No Verse Numbers  No Number
No Verse Delimeters  No Delimiter — 15
Square Verse Delimiters  Square — [15]
Curly Verse Delimiters  Curly — {15}
Parenthesis Verse Delimiters  Parens — (15)
Other Options:
Abbreviate Books  Abbreviate Books
Quotes Around Verses  Quotes around Verses
Remove Square Brackets  Remove Square Brackets
 
Sort Canonically  Sort Canonically

* 'Number Delimiters' only apply to 'Paragraph Order'

Let's Connect
x

Connect on Facebook Connect on Twitter Connect on Instagram Connect on Pinterest Connect on YouTube

Subscribe to our Newsletter

Daily Devotionals
x

Blue Letter Bible offers several daily devotional readings in order to help you refocus on Christ and the Gospel of His peace and righteousness.

Daily Bible Reading Plans
x

Recognizing the value of consistent reflection upon the Word of God in order to refocus one’s mind and heart upon Christ and His Gospel of peace, we provide several reading plans designed to cover the entire Bible in a year.

One-Year Plans

Two-Year Plan

Lexicon :: Strong's H1697 - dabar

דָּבָר
Transliteration
dabar
Pronunciation
dä·vä' (Key)
Part of Speech
masculine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 399a

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).
Outline of Biblical Usage [?]
  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.
Gesenius' Hebrew-Chaldee Lexicon [?]

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Concordance Results Using KJV

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 9 / 26 (2Sa 15:36–1Ki 11:41)

Tools specific to 2Sa 15:36

Unchecked Copy Box 2Sa 15:36

Behold, they have there with them their two sons, Ahimaaz Zadok's son, and Jonathan Abiathar's son; and by them ye shall send unto me every thing H1697 that ye can hear.

Tools specific to 2Sa 16:23

Unchecked Copy Box 2Sa 16:23

And the counsel of Ahithophel, which he counselled in those days, was as if a man had enquired at the oracle H1697 of God: so was all the counsel of Ahithophel both with David and with Absalom.

Tools specific to 2Sa 17:4

Unchecked Copy Box 2Sa 17:4

And the saying H1697 pleased Absalom well, and all the elders of Israel.

Tools specific to 2Sa 17:6

Unchecked Copy Box 2Sa 17:6

And when Hushai was come to Absalom, Absalom spake unto him, saying, Ahithophel hath spoken after this manner: H1697 shall we do after his saying? H1697 if not; speak thou.

Tools specific to 2Sa 17:19

Unchecked Copy Box 2Sa 17:19

And the woman took and spread a covering over the well's mouth, and spread ground corn thereon; and the thing H1697 was not known.

Tools specific to 2Sa 18:5

Unchecked Copy Box 2Sa 18:5

And the king commanded Joab and Abishai and Ittai, saying, Deal gently for my sake with the young man, even with Absalom. And all the people heard when the king gave all the captains charge concerning H1697 Absalom.

Tools specific to 2Sa 18:13

Unchecked Copy Box 2Sa 18:13

Otherwise I should have wrought falsehood against mine own life: for there is no matter H1697 hid from the king, and thou thyself wouldest have set thyself against me.

Tools specific to 2Sa 19:11

Unchecked Copy Box 2Sa 19:11

And king David sent to Zadok and to Abiathar the priests, saying, Speak unto the elders of Judah, saying, Why are ye the last to bring the king back to his house? seeing the speech H1697 of all Israel is come to the king, even to his house.

Tools specific to 2Sa 19:29

Unchecked Copy Box 2Sa 19:29

And the king said unto him, Why speakest thou any more of thy matters? H1697 I have said, Thou and Ziba divide the land.

Tools specific to 2Sa 19:42

Unchecked Copy Box 2Sa 19:42

And all the men of Judah answered the men of Israel, Because the king is near of kin to us: wherefore then be ye angry for this matter? H1697 have we eaten at all of the king's cost? or hath he given us any gift?

Tools specific to 2Sa 19:43

Unchecked Copy Box 2Sa 19:43

And the men of Israel answered the men of Judah, and said, We have ten parts in the king, and we have also more right in David than ye: why then did ye despise us, that our advice H1697 should not be first had in bringing back our king? And the words H1697 of the men of Judah were fiercer than the words H1697 of the men of Israel.

Tools specific to 2Sa 20:17

Unchecked Copy Box 2Sa 20:17

And when he was come near unto her, the woman said, Art thou Joab? And he answered, I am he. Then she said unto him, Hear the words H1697 of thine handmaid. And he answered, I do hear.

Tools specific to 2Sa 20:21

Unchecked Copy Box 2Sa 20:21

The matter H1697 is not so: but a man of mount Ephraim, Sheba the son of Bichri by name, hath lifted up his hand against the king, even against David: deliver him only, and I will depart from the city. And the woman said unto Joab, Behold, his head shall be thrown to thee over the wall.

Tools specific to 2Sa 22:1

Unchecked Copy Box 2Sa 22:1

And David spake unto the LORD the words H1697 of this song in the day that the LORD had delivered him out of the hand of all his enemies, and out of the hand of Saul:

Tools specific to 2Sa 23:1

Unchecked Copy Box 2Sa 23:1

Now these be the last words H1697 of David. David the son of Jesse said, and the man who was raised up on high, the anointed of the God of Jacob, and the sweet psalmist of Israel, said,

Tools specific to 2Sa 24:3

Unchecked Copy Box 2Sa 24:3

And Joab said unto the king, Now the LORD thy God add unto the people, how many soever they be, an hundredfold, and that the eyes of my lord the king may see it: but why doth my lord the king delight in this thing? H1697

Tools specific to 2Sa 24:4

Unchecked Copy Box 2Sa 24:4

Notwithstanding the king's word H1697 prevailed against Joab, and against the captains of the host. And Joab and the captains of the host went out from the presence of the king, to number the people of Israel.

Tools specific to 2Sa 24:11

Unchecked Copy Box 2Sa 24:11

For when David was up in the morning, the word H1697 of the LORD came unto the prophet Gad, David's seer, saying,

Tools specific to 2Sa 24:13

Unchecked Copy Box 2Sa 24:13

So Gad came to David, and told him, and said unto him, Shall seven years of famine come unto thee in thy land? or wilt thou flee three months before thine enemies, while they pursue thee? or that there be three days' pestilence in thy land? now advise, and see what answer H1697 I shall return to him that sent me.

Tools specific to 2Sa 24:19

Unchecked Copy Box 2Sa 24:19

And David, according to the saying H1697 of Gad, went up as the LORD commanded.

Tools specific to 1Ki 1:7

Unchecked Copy Box 1Ki 1:7

And he conferred H1697 with Joab the son of Zeruiah, and with Abiathar the priest: and they following Adonijah helped him.

Tools specific to 1Ki 1:14

Unchecked Copy Box 1Ki 1:14

Behold, while thou yet talkest there with the king, I also will come in after thee, and confirm thy words. H1697

Tools specific to 1Ki 1:27

Unchecked Copy Box 1Ki 1:27

Is this thing H1697 done by my lord the king, and thou hast not shewed it unto thy servant, who should sit on the throne of my lord the king after him?

Tools specific to 1Ki 2:4

Unchecked Copy Box 1Ki 2:4

That the LORD may continue his word H1697 which he spake concerning me, saying, If thy children take heed to their way, to walk before me in truth with all their heart and with all their soul, there shall not fail thee (said he) a man on the throne of Israel.

Tools specific to 1Ki 2:14

Unchecked Copy Box 1Ki 2:14

He said moreover, I have somewhat to say H1697 unto thee. And she said, Say on.

Tools specific to 1Ki 2:23

Unchecked Copy Box 1Ki 2:23

Then king Solomon sware by the LORD, saying, God do so to me, and more also, if Adonijah have not spoken this word H1697 against his own life.

Tools specific to 1Ki 2:27

Unchecked Copy Box 1Ki 2:27

So Solomon thrust out Abiathar from being priest unto the LORD; that he might fulfil the word H1697 of the LORD, which he spake concerning the house of Eli in Shiloh.

Tools specific to 1Ki 2:30

Unchecked Copy Box 1Ki 2:30

And Benaiah came to the tabernacle of the LORD, and said unto him, Thus saith the king, Come forth. And he said, Nay; but I will die here. And Benaiah brought the king word H1697 again, saying, Thus said Joab, and thus he answered me.

Tools specific to 1Ki 2:38

Unchecked Copy Box 1Ki 2:38

And Shimei said unto the king, The saying H1697 is good: as my lord the king hath said, so will thy servant do. And Shimei dwelt in Jerusalem many days.

Tools specific to 1Ki 2:42

Unchecked Copy Box 1Ki 2:42

And the king sent and called for Shimei, and said unto him, Did I not make thee to swear by the LORD, and protested unto thee, saying, Know for a certain, on the day thou goest out, and walkest abroad any whither, that thou shalt surely die? and thou saidst unto me, The word H1697 that I have heard is good.

Tools specific to 1Ki 3:10

Unchecked Copy Box 1Ki 3:10

And the speech H1697 pleased the Lord, that Solomon had asked this thing. H1697

Tools specific to 1Ki 3:11

Unchecked Copy Box 1Ki 3:11

And God said unto him, Because thou hast asked this thing, H1697 and hast not asked for thyself long life; neither hast asked riches for thyself, nor hast asked the life of thine enemies; but hast asked for thyself understanding to discern judgment;

Tools specific to 1Ki 3:12

Unchecked Copy Box 1Ki 3:12

Behold, I have done according to thy words: H1697 lo, I have given thee a wise and an understanding heart; so that there was none like thee before thee, neither after thee shall any arise like unto thee.

Tools specific to 1Ki 4:27

Unchecked Copy Box 1Ki 4:27

And those officers provided victual for king Solomon, and for all that came unto king Solomon's table, every man in his month: they lacked nothing. H1697

Tools specific to 1Ki 5:7

Unchecked Copy Box 1Ki 5:7

And it came to pass, when Hiram heard the words H1697 of Solomon, that he rejoiced greatly, and said, Blessed be the LORD this day, which hath given unto David a wise son over this great people.

Tools specific to 1Ki 6:11

Unchecked Copy Box 1Ki 6:11

And the word H1697 of the LORD came to Solomon, saying,

Tools specific to 1Ki 6:12

Unchecked Copy Box 1Ki 6:12

Concerning this house which thou art in building, if thou wilt walk in my statutes, and execute my judgments, and keep all my commandments to walk in them; then will I perform my word H1697 with thee, which I spake unto David thy father:

Tools specific to 1Ki 6:38

Unchecked Copy Box 1Ki 6:38

And in the eleventh year, in the month Bul, which is the eighth month, was the house finished throughout all the parts H1697 thereof, and according to all the fashion of it. So was he seven years in building it.

Tools specific to 1Ki 8:20

Unchecked Copy Box 1Ki 8:20

And the LORD hath performed his word H1697 that he spake, and I am risen up in the room of David my father, and sit on the throne of Israel, as the LORD promised, and have built an house for the name of the LORD God of Israel.

Tools specific to 1Ki 8:26

Unchecked Copy Box 1Ki 8:26

And now, O God of Israel, let thy word, H1697 I pray thee, be verified, which thou spakest unto thy servant David my father.

Tools specific to 1Ki 8:56

Unchecked Copy Box 1Ki 8:56

Blessed be the LORD, that hath given rest unto his people Israel, according to all that he promised: there hath not failed one word H1697 of all his good promise, H1697 which he promised by the hand of Moses his servant.

Tools specific to 1Ki 8:59

Unchecked Copy Box 1Ki 8:59

And let these my words, H1697 wherewith I have made supplication before the LORD, be nigh unto the LORD our God day and night, that he maintain the cause of his servant, and the cause of his people Israel at all times, as the matter H1697 shall require:

Tools specific to 1Ki 9:15

Unchecked Copy Box 1Ki 9:15

And this is the reason H1697 of the levy which king Solomon raised; for to build the house of the LORD, and his own house, and Millo, and the wall of Jerusalem, and Hazor, and Megiddo, and Gezer.

Tools specific to 1Ki 10:3

Unchecked Copy Box 1Ki 10:3

And Solomon told her all her questions: H1697 there was not any thing H1697 hid from the king, which he told her not.

Tools specific to 1Ki 10:6

Unchecked Copy Box 1Ki 10:6

And she said to the king, It was a true report H1697 that I heard in mine own land of thy acts H1697 and of thy wisdom.

Tools specific to 1Ki 10:7

Unchecked Copy Box 1Ki 10:7

Howbeit I believed not the words, H1697 until I came, and mine eyes had seen it: and, behold, the half was not told me: thy wisdom and prosperity exceedeth the fame which I heard.

Tools specific to 1Ki 10:25

Unchecked Copy Box 1Ki 10:25

And they brought every man his present, vessels of silver, and vessels of gold, and garments, and armour, and spices, horses, and mules, a rate H1697 year by year.

Tools specific to 1Ki 11:10

Unchecked Copy Box 1Ki 11:10

And had commanded him concerning this thing, H1697 that he should not go after other gods: but he kept not that which the LORD commanded.

Tools specific to 1Ki 11:27

Unchecked Copy Box 1Ki 11:27

And this was the cause H1697 that he lifted up his hand against the king: Solomon built Millo, and repaired the breaches of the city of David his father.

Tools specific to 1Ki 11:41

Unchecked Copy Box 1Ki 11:41

And the rest of the acts H1697 of Solomon, and all that he did, and his wisdom, are they not written in the book of the acts H1697 of Solomon?

Search Results Continued...

1. Gen 11:1–Gen 44:2

2. Gen 44:6–Exo 23:7

3. Exo 23:8–Deu 1:14

4. Deu 1:17–Deu 18:21

5. Deu 18:22–Jos 8:35

6. Jos 9:24–1Sa 4:1

7. 1Sa 4:16–1Sa 25:36

8. 1Sa 25:37–2Sa 15:35

9. 2Sa 15:36–1Ki 11:41

10. 1Ki 12:6–1Ki 18:21

11. 1Ki 18:24–2Ki 12:19

12. 2Ki 13:8–2Ki 24:2

13. 2Ki 24:5–2Ch 15:8

14. 2Ch 16:11–Ezr 9:3

15. Ezr 9:4–Est 3:15

16. Est 4:3–Psa 41:8

17. Psa 45:1–Psa 137:3

18. Psa 141:4–Ecc 7:21

19. Ecc 8:1–Isa 45:23

20. Isa 50:4–Jer 17:15

21. Jer 17:20–Jer 28:12

22. Jer 29:1–Jer 37:6

23. Jer 37:17–Eze 6:1

24. Eze 6:3–Eze 31:1

25. Eze 32:1–Amo 8:11

26. Amo 8:12–Mal 3:13

 
 
Home
Search Bible
Click for Help   Click for QuickNav   Click for Advanced Search Options
Search KJV
KJVNKJVNLTNIVESVHCSBNASB
Version Selector Up Arrow NETRSVASVYLTDBYWEBHNV
RVR60VULWLCLXXmGNTTR  
Version Selector Down Arrow

Search a pre-defined list


OR Select a range of biblical books

From:

To:


OR Custom Selection:

Use semicolons to separate groups:
'Gen;Jdg;Psa-Mal' or 'Rom 3-12;Mat 1:15;Mat 5:12-22'

Your Bible Version is the KJV
Version Selector Up Arrow
KJV King James Version
NKJV New King James Version
NLT New Living Translation
NIV New International Version
ESV English Standard Version
HCSB Holman Christian Standard Bible
NASB New American Standard Bible
NET New English Translation
RSV Revised Standard Version
ASV American Standard Version
YLT Young's Literal Translation
DBY Darby Translation
WEB Webster's Bible
HNV Hebrew Names Version
RVR60 Reina-Valera 1960
VUL Latin Vulgate
WLC Westminster Leningrad Codex
LXX Septuagint
Go to Top
Link to This PageCite This Page
Version Selector Up Arrow
Version Selector Up Arrow

Cite this page

MLA format Copy link to clipboard

Note: MLA no longer requires the URL as part of their citation standard. Individual instructors or editors may still require the use of URLs.

APA format Copy link to clipboard
Chicago format Copy link to clipboard
Close
Share this pageFollow the BLB
Version Selector Up Arrow

Share this page using one of these tools:

facebooktwitter

googlepluspinterest

reddittumblrlinkedin


Or email this page to a friend:

Version Selector Up Arrow

Follow the Blue Letter Bible on:

facebooktwitter

pinterestgoogle+


Or subscribe to our Newsletter:

Printable Page
 
 
Left Context Bar Edge 1Left Context Bar BackgroundLeft Context Bar Edge 2Previous Strongs NumberCopy VersesCopy OptionsShow StrongsRed Letter OnNext Strongs NumberRight Context Bar Edge 2Right Context Bar BackgroundRight Context Bar Edge 1
Line-By-Line Order:
Line-By-Line Verse-Reference  Verse-Reference
Line-By-Line Reference-Verse  Reference-Verse
Line-By-Line Separate Line  Separate Line
Line-By-Line Verse Only  Verse Only
Line-By-Line Reference Only  Reference Only
Reference Delimiters:
No Reference Delimiters  None — Jhn 1:1 KJV
Square Reference Delimiters  Square — [Jhn 1:1 KJV]
Curly Reference Delimiters  Curly — {Jhn 1:1 KJV}
Parenthesis Reference Delimiters  Parens — (Jhn 1:1 KJV)
Paragraph Order:
Paragraph Verse-Reference  Verse-Reference
Paragraph Reference-Verse  Reference-Verse
Paragraph Reference-Only  Reference-Only
Number Delimiters:*
No Verse Numbers  No Number
No Verse Delimeters  No Delimiter — 15
Square Verse Delimiters  Square — [15]
Curly Verse Delimiters  Curly — {15}
Parenthesis Verse Delimiters  Parens — (15)
Other Options:
Abbreviate Books  Abbreviate Books
Quotes Around Verses  Quotes Around Verses
Remove Square Brackets  Remove Square Brackets
 
Select All Verses
Clear All Verses

* 'Number Delimiters' only apply to 'Paragraph Order'

Loading...

Interlinear
Bibles
Cross-Refs
Commentaries
Dictionaries
Miscellaneous
Verse Tools Arrow
Login

Email / username or password was incorrect!

Check your email for password retrieval

Enter Your
Email or Username

Password

 [?]

 

Did you forget your password?


Register a new BLB account

Why won't my login from the old site work?

Complete the form below to register  [?]

Error: That Email is already registered

Error: Please provide a valid Email

Error: Passwords should have at least 6 characters

Error: Passwords do not match

Error: Please provide a valid first name

Error: That username is already taken

Error: Usernames should only contain letters, numbers, dots, dashes, or underscores

Enter Your EmailUsername

First Name

PasswordRe-enter

[ Cancel ]

 

Passwords should have at least 6 characters.
Usernames should only contain letters, numbers, dots, dashes, or underscores.

Thank you for registering. A verification email has been sent to the address you provided.

Error: That Email / Username is not registered

Enter Your Email or Username

 

Return to Login

Close Login
 

Search

Bible Search

Multiverse Retrieval

LexiConc Search

FAQ Search

Browse Dictionary Topics

Bible Reference

Encyclopedias / Dictionaries

Introductions to the Bible

Topical Indexes

Charts and Outlines

Timelines

Maps / Images

Bible Commentaries

Text Commentaries

Audio & Video Commentaries

Theological Resources

Articles / Books

Women's Resources

Don Stewart

BLB Theological

Creeds, Catechisms, and Confessions

Multimedia

Video

Music

Products

Digital Books

Mobile Apps for iPhone / iPad

Mobile blb.org

BLB Offline CDs

Free Web Tools

Devotionals

Email Devotional Sign-Up

BLB Daily Promises

Day by Day by Grace

Morning and Evening

Daily Bible Reading Plan

Help

Video Tutorials

Support

Theological Questions

Website Support

iApp Support

General Questions

Ministries

Sowing Circle

Co-Laboring Ministries

About

About the BLB

Statement of Faith

History

Newsletter

Partnerships

Ministry FAQs

Donate

Donation Information

Contact the BLB

Hotjar - Unlimited insights from your web and mobile sites


BLB Institute

BLB Blog

Email Newsletters

Facebook

Twitter


Blue Letter Bible study tools make reading, searching and studying the Bible easy and rewarding.

Blue Letter Bible is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization

©2017 Blue Letter Bible