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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 1,416 times in 1,264 verses in the Hebrew concordance of the NASB

Page 1 / 26 (Gen 11:1–Gen 44:7)

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 11:1 -

The whole earth had the same language and vocabulary.[fn]

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 12:17 -

But the LORD struck Pharaoh and his household with severe plagues because of Abram’s wife Sarai.

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 15:1 -

After these events, the word of the LORD came to Abram in a vision:

Do not be afraid, Abram.

I am your shield;

your reward will be very great.

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 15:4 -

Now the word of the LORD came to him: “This one will not be your heir; instead, one who comes from your own body[fn] will be your heir.”

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 18:14 -

“Is anything impossible for the LORD? At the appointed time I will come back to you, and in about a year she will have a son.”

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 18:25 -

“You could not possibly do such a thing: to kill the righteous with the wicked, treating the righteous and the wicked alike. You could not possibly do that! Won’t the Judge of the whole earth do what is just? ”

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 19:8 -

“Look, I’ve got two daughters who haven’t been intimate with a man. I’ll bring them out to you, and you can do whatever you want[fn] to them. However, don’t do anything to these men, because they have come under the protection of my roof.”

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 19:21 -

And he said to him, “All right,[fn] I’ll grant your request[fn] about this matter too and will not demolish the town you mentioned.

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 19:22 -

“Hurry up! Run to it, for I cannot do anything until you get there.” Therefore the name of the city is Zoar.[fn]

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 20:8 -

Early in the morning Abimelech got up, called all his servants together, and personally[fn] told them all these things, and the men were terrified.

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 20:10 -

Abimelech also asked Abraham, “What made you do this? ”

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 20:11 -

Abraham replied, “I thought, ‘There is absolutely no fear of God in this place. They will kill me because of my wife.’

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 20:18 -

for the LORD had completely closed all the wombs in Abimelech’s household on account of Sarah, Abraham’s wife.

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 21:11 -

This was very distressing to[fn] Abraham because of his son.

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 21:26 -

Abimelech replied, “I don’t know who did this thing. You didn’t report anything to me, so I hadn’t heard about it until today.”

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 22:1 -

After these things God tested Abraham and said to him, “Abraham! ”

“Here I am,” he answered.

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 22:16 -

and said, “By myself I have sworn,” this is the LORD’s declaration: “Because you have done this thing and have not withheld your only son,

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 22:20 -

Now after these things Abraham was told, “Milcah also has borne sons to your brother Nahor:

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 24:9 -

So the servant placed his hand under his master Abraham’s thigh and swore an oath to him concerning this matter.

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 24:28 -

The girl ran and told her mother’s household about these things.

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 24:30 -

As soon as he had seen the ring and the bracelets on his sister’s wrists, and when he had heard his sister Rebekah’s words ​— ​“The man said this to me! ” ​— ​he went to the man. He was standing there by the camels at the spring.

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 24:33 -

A meal was set before him, but he said, “I will not eat until I have said what I have to say.”

So Laban said, “Please speak.”

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 24:50 -

Laban and Bethuel answered, “This is from the LORD; we have no choice in the matter.[fn]

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 24:52 -

When Abraham’s servant heard their words, he bowed to the ground before the LORD.

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 24:66 -

Then the servant told Isaac everything he had done.

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 27:34 -

When Esau heard his father’s words, he cried out with a loud and bitter cry and said to his father, “Bless me too, my father! ”

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 27:42 -

When the words of her older son Esau were reported to Rebekah, she summoned her younger son Jacob and said to him, “Listen, your brother Esau is consoling himself by planning to kill you.

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 29:13 -

When Laban heard the news about his sister’s son Jacob, he ran to meet him, hugged him, and kissed him. Then he took him to his house, and Jacob told him all that had happened.

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 30:31 -

Laban asked, “What should I give you? ”

And Jacob said, “You don’t need to give me anything. If you do this one thing for me, I will continue to shepherd and keep your flock.

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 30:34 -

“Good,” said Laban. “Let it be as you have said.”

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 31:1 -

Now Jacob heard what Laban’s sons were saying: “Jacob has taken all that was our father’s and has built this wealth from what belonged to our father.”

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 32:19 -

He also told the second one, the third, and everyone who was walking behind the animals, “Say the same thing to Esau when you find him.

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 34:14 -

“We cannot do this thing,” they said to them. “Giving our sister to an uncircumcised man is a disgrace to us.

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 34:18 -

Their words seemed good to Hamor and his son Shechem.

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 34:19 -

The young man did not delay doing this, because he was delighted with Jacob’s daughter. Now he was the most important in all his father’s family.

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 37:8 -

“Are you really going to reign over us? ” his brothers asked him. “Are you really going to rule us? ” So they hated him even more because of his dream and what he had said.

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 37:11 -

His brothers were jealous of him, but his father kept the matter in mind.

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 37:14 -

Then Israel said to him, “Go and see how your brothers and the flocks are doing, and bring word back to me.” So he sent him from the Hebron Valley, and he went to Shechem.

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 39:7 -

After some time[fn] his master’s wife looked longingly at Joseph and said, “Sleep with me.”

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 39:17 -

Then she told him the same story: “The Hebrew slave you brought to us came to make a fool of me,

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 39:19 -

When his master heard the story his wife told him ​— ​“These are the things your slave did to me” ​— ​he was furious

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 40:1 -

After this, the king of Egypt’s cupbearer and baker offended their master, the king of Egypt.

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 41:32 -

“Since the dream was given twice to Pharaoh, it means that the matter has been determined by God, and he will carry it out soon.

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 41:37 -

The proposal pleased Pharaoh and all his servants,

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 42:16 -

“Send one from among you to get your brother. The rest of you will be imprisoned so that your words can be tested to see if they are true. If they are not, then as surely as Pharaoh lives, you are spies! ”

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 42:20 -

“Bring your youngest brother to me so that your words can be confirmed; then you won’t die.” And they consented to this.

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 43:7 -

They answered, “The man kept asking about us and our family: ‘Is your father still alive? Do you have another brother? ’ And we answered him accordingly. How could we know that he would say, ‘Bring your brother here’? ”

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 43:18 -

But the men were afraid because they were taken to Joseph’s house. They said, “We have been brought here because of the silver that was returned in our bags the first time. They intend to overpower us, seize us, make us slaves, and take our donkeys.”

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 44:6 -

When he overtook them, he said these words to them.

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 44:7 -

They said to him, “Why does my lord say these things? Your servants could not possibly do such a thing.


 
 
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