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Lexicon :: Strong's H3899 - lechem

לֶחֶם
Transliteration
lechem
Pronunciation
lekh'·em (Key)
Part of Speech
masculine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
Dictionary Aids

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.
Gesenius' Hebrew-Chaldee Lexicon [?]

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Concordance Results Using KJV

Strong's Number H3899 matches the Hebrew לֶחֶם (lechem),
which occurs 297 times in 277 verses in the Hebrew concordance of the KJV
Page 4 / 6 (1Ch 9:32–Pro 12:9)

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And other of their brethren, of the sons of the Kohathites, were over the shewbread, H3899 to prepare it every sabbath.

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Moreover they that were nigh them, even unto Issachar and Zebulun and Naphtali, brought bread H3899 on asses, and on camels, and on mules, and on oxen, and meat, meal, cakes of figs, and bunches of raisins, and wine, and oil, and oxen, and sheep abundantly: for there was joy in Israel.

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And he dealt to every one of Israel, both man and woman, to every one a loaf of bread, H3899 and a good piece of flesh, and a flagon of wine.

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Both for the shewbread, H3899 and for the fine flour for meat offering, and for the unleavened cakes, and for that which is baked in the pan, and for that which is fried, and for all manner of measure and size;

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And Solomon made all the vessels that were for the house of God, the golden altar also, and the tables whereon the shewbread H3899 was set;

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And they burn unto the LORD every morning and every evening burnt sacrifices and sweet incense: the shewbread H3899 also set they in order upon the pure table; and the candlestick of gold with the lamps thereof, to burn every evening: for we keep the charge of the LORD our God; but ye have forsaken him.

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And say, Thus saith the king, Put this fellow in the prison, and feed him with bread H3899 of affliction and with water of affliction, until I return in peace.

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Then Ezra rose up from before the house of God, and went into the chamber of Johanan the son of Eliashib: and when he came thither, he did eat no bread, H3899 nor drink water: for he mourned because of the transgression of them that had been carried away.

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Moreover from the time that I was appointed to be their governor in the land of Judah, from the twentieth year even unto the two and thirtieth year of Artaxerxes the king, that is, twelve years, I and my brethren have not eaten the bread H3899 of the governor.

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But the former governors that had been before me were chargeable unto the people, and had taken of them bread H3899 and wine, beside forty shekels of silver; yea, even their servants bare rule over the people: but so did not I, because of the fear of God.

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Now that which was prepared for me daily was one ox and six choice sheep; also fowls were prepared for me, and once in ten days store of all sorts of wine: yet for all this required not I the bread H3899 of the governor, because the bondage was heavy upon this people.

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And gavest them bread H3899 from heaven for their hunger, and broughtest forth water for them out of the rock for their thirst, and promisedst them that they should go in to possess the land which thou hadst sworn to give them.

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For the shewbread, H3899 and for the continual meat offering, and for the continual burnt offering, of the sabbaths, of the new moons, for the set feasts, and for the holy things, and for the sin offerings to make an atonement for Israel, and for all the work of the house of our God.

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Because they met not the children of Israel with bread H3899 and with water, but hired Balaam against them, that he should curse them: howbeit our God turned the curse into a blessing.

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For my sighing cometh before I eat, H3899 and my roarings are poured out like the waters.

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The things that my soul refused to touch are as my sorrowful meat. H3899

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He wandereth abroad for bread, H3899 saying, Where is it? he knoweth that the day of darkness is ready at his hand.

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Yet his meat H3899 in his bowels is turned, it is the gall of asps within him.

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Thou hast not given water to the weary to drink, and thou hast withholden bread H3899 from the hungry.

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Behold, as wild asses in the desert, go they forth to their work; rising betimes for a prey: the wilderness yieldeth food H3899 for them and for their children.

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If his children be multiplied, it is for the sword: and his offspring shall not be satisfied with bread. H3899

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As for the earth, out of it cometh bread: H3899 and under it is turned up as it were fire.

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Who cut up mallows by the bushes, and juniper roots for their meat. H3899

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So that his life abhorreth bread, H3899 and his soul dainty meat.

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Then came there unto him all his brethren, and all his sisters, and all they that had been of his acquaintance before, and did eat bread H3899 with him in his house: and they bemoaned him, and comforted him over all the evil that the LORD had brought upon him: every man also gave him a piece of money, and every one an earring of gold.

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Have all the workers of iniquity no knowledge? who eat up my people as they eat bread, H3899 and call not upon the LORD.

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I have been young, and now am old; yet have I not seen the righteous forsaken, nor his seed begging bread. H3899

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Yea, mine own familiar friend, in whom I trusted, which did eat of my bread, H3899 hath lifted up his heel against me.

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My tears have been my meat H3899 day and night, while they continually say unto me, Where is thy God?

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Have the workers of iniquity no knowledge? who eat up my people as they eat bread: H3899 they have not called upon God.

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Behold, he smote the rock, that the waters gushed out, and the streams overflowed; can he give bread H3899 also? can he provide flesh for his people?

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Man did eat angels' food: H3899 he sent them meat to the full.

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Thou feedest them with the bread H3899 of tears; and givest them tears to drink in great measure.

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My heart is smitten, and withered like grass; so that I forget to eat my bread. H3899

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For I have eaten ashes like bread, H3899 and mingled my drink with weeping,

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He causeth the grass to grow for the cattle, and herb for the service of man: that he may bring forth food H3899 out of the earth;

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And wine that maketh glad the heart of man, and oil to make his face to shine, and bread H3899 which strengtheneth man's heart.

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Moreover he called for a famine upon the land: he brake the whole staff of bread. H3899

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The people asked, and he brought quails, and satisfied them with the bread H3899 of heaven.

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It is vain for you to rise up early, to sit up late, to eat the bread H3899 of sorrows: for so he giveth his beloved sleep.

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I will abundantly bless her provision: I will satisfy her poor with bread. H3899

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Who giveth food H3899 to all flesh: for his mercy endureth for ever.

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Which executeth judgment for the oppressed: which giveth food H3899 to the hungry. The LORD looseth the prisoners:

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He giveth to the beast his food, H3899 and to the young ravens which cry.

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For they eat the bread H3899 of wickedness, and drink the wine of violence.

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Provideth her meat H3899 in the summer, and gathereth her food in the harvest.

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For by means of a whorish woman a man is brought to a piece of bread: H3899 and the adulteress will hunt for the precious life.

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Come, eat of my bread, H3899 and drink of the wine which I have mingled.

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Stolen waters are sweet, and bread H3899 eaten in secret is pleasant.

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He that is despised, and hath a servant, is better than he that honoureth himself, and lacketh bread. H3899

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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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