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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.
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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 6 / 6 (Eze 4:13–Mal 1:7)

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And the LORD said, Even thus shall the children of Israel eat their defiled bread H3899 among the Gentiles, whither I will drive them.

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Then he said unto me, Lo, I have given thee cow's dung for man's dung, and thou shalt prepare thy bread H3899 therewith.

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Moreover he said unto me, Son of man, behold, I will break the staff of bread H3899 in Jerusalem: and they shall eat bread H3899 by weight, and with care; and they shall drink water by measure, and with astonishment:

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That they may want bread H3899 and water, and be astonied one with another, and consume away for their iniquity.

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When I shall send upon them the evil arrows of famine, which shall be for their destruction, and which I will send to destroy you: and I will increase the famine upon you, and will break your staff of bread: H3899

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Son of man, eat thy bread H3899 with quaking, and drink thy water with trembling and with carefulness;

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And say unto the people of the land, Thus saith the Lord GOD of the inhabitants of Jerusalem, and of the land of Israel; They shall eat their bread H3899 with carefulness, and drink their water with astonishment, that her land may be desolate from all that is therein, because of the violence of all them that dwell therein.

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And will ye pollute me among my people for handfuls of barley and for pieces of bread, H3899 to slay the souls that should not die, and to save the souls alive that should not live, by your lying to my people that hear your lies?

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Son of man, when the land sinneth against me by trespassing grievously, then will I stretch out mine hand upon it, and will break the staff of the bread H3899 thereof, and will send famine upon it, and will cut off man and beast from it:

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My meat H3899 also which I gave thee, fine flour, and oil, and honey, wherewith I fed thee, thou hast even set it before them for a sweet savour: and thus it was, saith the Lord GOD.

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Behold, this was the iniquity of thy sister Sodom, pride, fulness of bread, H3899 and abundance of idleness was in her and in her daughters, neither did she strengthen the hand of the poor and needy.

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And hath not oppressed any, but hath restored to the debtor his pledge, hath spoiled none by violence, hath given his bread H3899 to the hungry, and hath covered the naked with a garment;

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Neither hath oppressed any, hath not withholden the pledge, neither hath spoiled by violence, but hath given his bread H3899 to the hungry, and hath covered the naked with a garment,

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Forbear to cry, make no mourning for the dead, bind the tire of thine head upon thee, and put on thy shoes upon thy feet, and cover not thy lips, and eat not the bread H3899 of men.

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And ye shall do as I have done: ye shall not cover your lips, nor eat the bread H3899 of men.

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It is for the prince; the prince, he shall sit in it to eat bread H3899 before the LORD; he shall enter by the way of the porch of that gate, and shall go out by the way of the same.

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In that ye have brought into my sanctuary strangers, uncircumcised in heart, and uncircumcised in flesh, to be in my sanctuary, to pollute it, even my house, when ye offer my bread, H3899 the fat and the blood, and they have broken my covenant because of all your abominations.

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And the residue in length over against the oblation of the holy portion shall be ten thousand eastward, and ten thousand westward: and it shall be over against the oblation of the holy portion; and the increase thereof shall be for food H3899 unto them that serve the city.

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I ate no pleasant bread, H3899 neither came flesh nor wine in my mouth, neither did I anoint myself at all, till three whole weeks were fulfilled.

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For their mother hath played the harlot: she that conceived them hath done shamefully: for she said, I will go after my lovers, that give me my bread H3899 and my water, my wool and my flax, mine oil and my drink.

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They shall not offer wine offerings to the LORD, neither shall they be pleasing unto him: their sacrifices shall be unto them as the bread H3899 of mourners; all that eat thereof shall be polluted: for their bread H3899 for their soul shall not come into the house of the LORD.

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And I also have given you cleanness of teeth in all your cities, and want of bread H3899 in all your places: yet have ye not returned unto me, saith the LORD.

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Also Amaziah said unto Amos, O thou seer, go, flee thee away into the land of Judah, and there eat bread, H3899 and prophesy there:

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Behold, the days come, saith the Lord GOD, that I will send a famine in the land, not a famine of bread, H3899 nor a thirst for water, but of hearing the words of the LORD:

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All the men of thy confederacy have brought thee even to the border: the men that were at peace with thee have deceived thee, and prevailed against thee; they that eat thy bread H3899 have laid a wound under thee: there is none understanding in him.

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If one bear holy flesh in the skirt of his garment, and with his skirt do touch bread, H3899 or pottage, or wine, or oil, or any meat, shall it be holy? And the priests answered and said, No.

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Ye offer polluted bread H3899 upon mine altar; and ye say, Wherein have we polluted thee? In that ye say, The table of the LORD is contemptible.

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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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