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Lexicon :: Strong's H3899 - lechem

לֶחֶם
Transliteration
lechem
Pronunciation
lekh'·em (Key)
Part of Speech
masculine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
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TWOT Reference: 1105a

KJV Translation Count — Total: 297x
The KJV translates Strong's H3899 in the following manner: bread (237x), food (21x), meat (18x), shewbread (with H6440) (5x), loaves (5x), shewbread (with H4635) (3x), shewbread (2x), victuals (2x), eat (1x), feast (1x), fruit (1x), provision (1x).
Outline of Biblical Usage [?]
  1. bread, food, grain

    1. bread

      1. bread

      2. bread-corn

    2. food (in general)

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
לֶחֶם lechem, lekh'-em; from H3898; See also H1036 food (for man or beast), especially bread, or grain (for making it):—(shew-) bread, × eat, food, fruit, loaf, meat, victuals.
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Strong's Number H3899 matches the Hebrew לֶחֶם (lechem),
which occurs 297 times in 277 verses in the Hebrew concordance of the KJV
Page 2 / 6 (Lev 21:17–1Sa 20:27)

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Speak unto Aaron, saying, Whosoever he be of thy seed in their generations that hath any blemish, let him not approach to offer the bread H3899 of his God.

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No man that hath a blemish of the seed of Aaron the priest shall come nigh to offer the offerings of the LORD made by fire: he hath a blemish; he shall not come nigh to offer the bread H3899 of his God.

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He shall eat the bread H3899 of his God, both of the most holy, and of the holy.

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And when the sun is down, he shall be clean, and shall afterward eat of the holy things; because it is his food. H3899

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But if the priest buy any soul with his money, he shall eat of it, and he that is born in his house: they shall eat of his meat. H3899

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But if the priest's daughter be a widow, or divorced, and have no child, and is returned unto her father's house, as in her youth, she shall eat of her father's meat: H3899 but there shall no stranger eat thereof.

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Neither from a stranger's hand shall ye offer the bread H3899 of your God of any of these; because their corruption is in them, and blemishes be in them: they shall not be accepted for you.

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And ye shall eat neither bread, H3899 nor parched corn, nor green ears, until the selfsame day that ye have brought an offering unto your God: it shall be a statute for ever throughout your generations in all your dwellings.

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Ye shall bring out of your habitations two wave loaves H3899 of two tenth deals: they shall be of fine flour; they shall be baken with leaven; they are the firstfruits unto the LORD.

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And ye shall offer with the bread H3899 seven lambs without blemish of the first year, and one young bullock, and two rams: they shall be for a burnt offering unto the LORD, with their meat offering, and their drink offerings, even an offering made by fire, of sweet savour unto the LORD.

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And the priest shall wave them with the bread H3899 of the firstfruits for a wave offering before the LORD, with the two lambs: they shall be holy to the LORD for the priest.

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And thou shalt put pure frankincense upon each row, that it may be on the bread H3899 for a memorial, even an offering made by fire unto the LORD.

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And your threshing shall reach unto the vintage, and the vintage shall reach unto the sowing time: and ye shall eat your bread H3899 to the full, and dwell in your land safely.

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And when I have broken the staff of your bread, H3899 ten women shall bake your bread H3899 in one oven, and they shall deliver you your bread H3899 again by weight: and ye shall eat, and not be satisfied.

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And upon the table of shewbread they shall spread a cloth of blue, and put thereon the dishes, and the spoons, and the bowls, and covers to cover withal: and the continual bread H3899 shall be thereon:

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Only rebel not ye against the LORD, neither fear ye the people of the land; for they are bread H3899 for us: their defence is departed from them, and the LORD is with us: fear them not.

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Then it shall be, that, when ye eat of the bread H3899 of the land, ye shall offer up an heave offering unto the LORD.

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And the people spake against God, and against Moses, Wherefore have ye brought us up out of Egypt to die in the wilderness? for there is no bread, H3899 neither is there any water; and our soul loatheth this light bread. H3899

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Command the children of Israel, and say unto them, My offering, and my bread H3899 for my sacrifices made by fire, for a sweet savour unto me, shall ye observe to offer unto me in their due season.

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After this manner ye shall offer daily, throughout the seven days, the meat H3899 of the sacrifice made by fire, of a sweet savour unto the LORD: it shall be offered beside the continual burnt offering, and his drink offering.

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And he humbled thee, and suffered thee to hunger, and fed thee with manna, which thou knewest not, neither did thy fathers know; that he might make thee know that man doth not live by bread H3899 only, but by every word that proceedeth out of the mouth of the LORD doth man live.

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A land wherein thou shalt eat bread H3899 without scarceness, thou shalt not lack any thing in it; a land whose stones are iron, and out of whose hills thou mayest dig brass.

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When I was gone up into the mount to receive the tables of stone, even the tables of the covenant which the LORD made with you, then I abode in the mount forty days and forty nights, I neither did eat bread H3899 nor drink water:

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And I fell down before the LORD, as at the first, forty days and forty nights: I did neither eat bread, H3899 nor drink water, because of all your sins which ye sinned, in doing wickedly in the sight of the LORD, to provoke him to anger.

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He doth execute the judgment of the fatherless and widow, and loveth the stranger, in giving him food H3899 and raiment.

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Thou shalt eat no leavened bread with it; seven days shalt thou eat unleavened bread therewith, even the bread H3899 of affliction; for thou camest forth out of the land of Egypt in haste: that thou mayest remember the day when thou camest forth out of the land of Egypt all the days of thy life.

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Because they met you not with bread H3899 and with water in the way, when ye came forth out of Egypt; and because they hired against thee Balaam the son of Beor of Pethor of Mesopotamia, to curse thee.

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Ye have not eaten bread, H3899 neither have ye drunk wine or strong drink: that ye might know that I am the LORD your God.

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And old shoes and clouted upon their feet, and old garments upon them; and all the bread H3899 of their provision was dry and mouldy.

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This our bread H3899 we took hot for our provision out of our houses on the day we came forth to go unto you; but now, behold, it is dry, and it is mouldy:

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And when Gideon was come, behold, there was a man that told a dream unto his fellow, and said, Behold, I dreamed a dream, and, lo, a cake of barley bread H3899 tumbled into the host of Midian, and came unto a tent, and smote it that it fell, and overturned it, that the tent lay along.

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And he said unto the men of Succoth, Give, I pray you, loaves of bread H3899 unto the people that follow me; for they be faint, and I am pursuing after Zebah and Zalmunna, kings of Midian.

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And the princes of Succoth said, Are the hands of Zebah and Zalmunna now in thine hand, that we should give bread H3899 unto thine army?

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And he came unto the men of Succoth, and said, Behold Zebah and Zalmunna, with whom ye did upbraid me, saying, Are the hands of Zebah and Zalmunna now in thine hand, that we should give bread H3899 unto thy men that are weary?

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And the angel of the LORD said unto Manoah, Though thou detain me, I will not eat of thy bread: H3899 and if thou wilt offer a burnt offering, thou must offer it unto the LORD. For Manoah knew not that he was an angel of the LORD.

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And it came to pass on the fourth day, when they arose early in the morning, that he rose up to depart: and the damsel's father said unto his son in law, Comfort thine heart with a morsel of bread, H3899 and afterward go your way.

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Yet there is both straw and provender for our asses; and there is bread H3899 and wine also for me, and for thy handmaid, and for the young man which is with thy servants: there is no want of any thing.

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Then she arose with her daughters in law, that she might return from the country of Moab: for she had heard in the country of Moab how that the LORD had visited his people in giving them bread. H3899

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And Boaz said unto her, At mealtime come thou hither, and eat of the bread, H3899 and dip thy morsel in the vinegar. And she sat beside the reapers: and he reached her parched corn, and she did eat, and was sufficed, and left.

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They that were full have hired out themselves for bread; H3899 and they that were hungry ceased: so that the barren hath born seven; and she that hath many children is waxed feeble.

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And it shall come to pass, that every one that is left in thine house shall come and crouch to him for a piece of silver and a morsel of bread, H3899 and shall say, Put me, I pray thee, into one of the priests' offices, that I may eat a piece of bread. H3899

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Then said Saul to his servant, But, behold, if we go, what shall we bring the man? for the bread H3899 is spent in our vessels, and there is not a present to bring to the man of God: what have we?

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Then shalt thou go on forward from thence, and thou shalt come to the plain of Tabor, and there shall meet thee three men going up to God to Bethel, one carrying three kids, and another carrying three loaves of bread, H3899 and another carrying a bottle of wine:

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And they will salute thee, and give thee two loaves of bread; H3899 which thou shalt receive of their hands.

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And the men of Israel were distressed that day: for Saul had adjured the people, saying, Cursed be the man that eateth any food H3899 until evening, that I may be avenged on mine enemies. So none of the people tasted any food. H3899

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Then answered one of the people, and said, Thy father straitly charged the people with an oath, saying, Cursed be the man that eateth any food H3899 this day. And the people were faint.

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And Jesse took an ass laden with bread, H3899 and a bottle of wine, and a kid, and sent them by David his son unto Saul.

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And Jesse said unto David his son, Take now for thy brethren an ephah of this parched corn, and these ten loaves, H3899 and run to the camp to thy brethren;

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So David hid himself in the field: and when the new moon was come, the king sat him down to eat meat. H3899

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And it came to pass on the morrow, which was the second day of the month, that David's place was empty: and Saul said unto Jonathan his son, Wherefore cometh not the son of Jesse to meat, H3899 neither yesterday, nor to day?

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1. Gen 3:19–Lev 21:8

2. Lev 21:17–1Sa 20:27

3. 1Sa 20:34–2Ki 25:29

4. 1Ch 9:32–Pro 12:9

5. Pro 12:11–Eze 4:9

6. Eze 4:13–Mal 1:7

 
 
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