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Lexicon :: Strong's H7235 - rabah


rä·vä' (Key)
Part of Speech
Root Word (Etymology)
A primitive root
Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 2103,2104

KJV Translation Count — Total: 226x
The KJV translates Strongs H7235 in the following manner: multiply (74x), increase (40x), much (29x), many (28x), more (12x), great (8x), long (3x), store (2x), exceedingly (2x), greater (2x), abundance (2x), misc (24x).
Outline of Biblical Usage [?]
  1. be or become great, be or become many, be or become much, be or become numerous

    1. (Qal)

      1. to become many, become numerous, multiply (of people, animals, things)

      2. to be or grow great

    2. (Piel) to make large, enlarge, increase, become many

    3. (Hiphil)

      1. to make much, make many, have many

        1. to multiply, increase

        2. to make much to do, do much in respect of, transgress greatly

        3. to increase greatly or exceedingly

      2. to make great, enlarge, do much

  2. (Qal) to shoot

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
רָבָה râbâh, raw-baw'; a primitive root; to increase (in whatever respect):—(bring in) abundance (× -antly), archer (by mistake for H7232), be in authority, bring up, × continue, enlarge, excel, exceeding(-ly), be full of, (be, make) great(-er, -ly, × -ness), grow up, heap, increase, be long, (be, give, have, make, use) many (a time), (any, be, give, give the, have) more (in number), (ask, be, be so, gather, over, take, yield) much (greater, more), (make to) multiply, nourish, plenty(-eous), × process (of time), sore, store, thoroughly, very.
Gesenius' Hebrew-Chaldee Lexicon

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Concordance Results Using NASB

Strong's Number H7235 matches the Hebrew רָבָה (rabah),
which occurs 246 times in 208 verses in the Hebrew concordance of the NASB
Page 1 / 5 (Gen 1:22–Deu 14:24)

Tools specific to Gen 1:22

Gen 1:22

God blessed them, saying, “Be fruitful and multiply, H7235 and fill the waters in the seas, and let birds multiply H7235 on the earth.”

Tools specific to Gen 1:28

Gen 1:28

God blessed them; and God said to them, “Be fruitful and multiply, H7235 and fill the earth, and subdue it; and rule over the fish of the sea and over the birds of the fnsky and over every living thing that fnmoves on the earth.”

Tools specific to Gen 3:16

Gen 3:16

To the woman He said,
“I will greatly H7235 multiply H7235
Your pain fnin childbirth,
In pain you will bring forth children;
Yet your desire will be for your husband,
And he will rule over you.”

Tools specific to Gen 7:17

Gen 7:17

Then the flood fncame upon the earth for forty days, and the water increased H7235 and lifted up the ark, so that it rose above the earth.

Tools specific to Gen 7:18

Gen 7:18

The water prevailed and increased H7235 greatly upon the earth, and the ark fnfloated on the fnsurface of the water.

Tools specific to Gen 8:17

Gen 8:17

“Bring out with you every living thing of all flesh that is with you, birds and animals and every creeping thing that creeps on the earth, that they may fnbreed abundantly on the earth, and be fruitful and multiply H7235 on the earth.”

Tools specific to Gen 9:1

Gen 9:1

And God blessed Noah and his sons and said to them, “Be fruitful and multiply, H7235 and fill the earth.

Tools specific to Gen 9:7

Gen 9:7

“As for you, be fruitful and multiply; H7235
fnPopulate the earth abundantly and multiply H7235 in it.”

Tools specific to Gen 15:1

Gen 15:1

After these things the word of the LORD came to Abram in a vision, saying,
“Do not fear, Abram,
I am a shield to you;
fnYour reward shall be very great.” H7235

Tools specific to Gen 16:10

Gen 16:10

Moreover, the angel of the LORD said to her, “I will greatly H7235 multiply H7235 your fndescendants so that fnthey will be too many to count.”

Tools specific to Gen 17:2

Gen 17:2

“I will fnestablish My covenant between Me and you,
And I will multiply H7235 you exceedingly.”

Tools specific to Gen 17:20

Gen 17:20

“As for Ishmael, I have heard you; behold, I will bless him, and will make him fruitful and will multiply H7235 him exceedingly. He shall fnbecome the father of twelve princes, and I will make him a great nation.

Tools specific to Gen 21:20

Gen 21:20

God was with the lad, and he grew; and he fnlived in the wilderness and became an archer. H7235

Tools specific to Gen 22:17

Gen 22:17

indeed I will greatly bless you, and I will greatly H7235 multiply H7235 your fnseed as the stars of the heavens and as the sand which is on the seashore; and your fnseed shall possess the gate of fntheir enemies.

Tools specific to Gen 26:4

Gen 26:4

“I will multiply H7235 your fndescendants as the stars of heaven, and will give your fndescendants all these lands; and by your fndescendants all the nations of the earth fnshall be blessed;

Tools specific to Gen 26:24

Gen 26:24

The LORD appeared to him the same night and said,
“I am the God of your father Abraham;
Do not fear, for I am with you.
I will bless you, and multiply H7235 your fndescendants,
For the sake of My servant Abraham.”

Tools specific to Gen 28:3

Gen 28:3

“May fnGod Almighty bless you and make you fruitful and multiply H7235 you, that you may become a company of peoples.

Tools specific to Gen 34:12

Gen 34:12

“Ask H7235 me ever so much H7235 bridal payment and gift, and I will give according as you say to me; but give me the girl fnin marriage.”

Tools specific to Gen 35:11

Gen 35:11

God also said to him,
“I am fnGod Almighty;
Be fruitful and multiply; H7235
A nation and a company of nations shall fncome from you,
And kings shall fncome forth from fnyou.

Tools specific to Gen 38:12

Gen 38:12

Now fnafter a considerable H7235 time Shua’s daughter, the wife of Judah, died; and when fnthe time of mourning was ended, Judah went up to his sheepshearers at Timnah, he and his friend Hirah the Adullamite.

Tools specific to Gen 43:34

Gen 43:34

He took portions to them from fnhis own table, but Benjamin’s portion was five times as much H7235 as any of theirs. So they feasted and drank freely with him.

Tools specific to Gen 47:27

Gen 47:27

Now Israel fnlived in the land of Egypt, in fnGoshen, and they acquired property in it and were fruitful and became H7235 very numerous. H7235

Tools specific to Gen 48:4

Gen 48:4

and He said to me, ‘Behold, I will make you fruitful and numerous, H7235 and I will make you a company of peoples, and will give this land to your fndescendants after you for an everlasting possession.’

Tools specific to Exo 1:7

Exo 1:7

But the sons of Israel were fruitful and fnincreased greatly, and multiplied, H7235 and became exceedingly fnmighty, so that the land was filled with them.

Tools specific to Exo 1:10

Exo 1:10

“Come, let us deal wisely with them, or else they will multiply H7235 and fnin the event of war, they will also join themselves to those who hate us, and fight against us and fndepart from the land.”

Tools specific to Exo 1:12

Exo 1:12

But the more they afflicted them, the more they multiplied H7235 and the more they fnspread out, so that they were in dread of the sons of Israel.

Tools specific to Exo 1:20

Exo 1:20

So God was good to the midwives, and the people multiplied, H7235 and became very fnmighty.

Tools specific to Exo 7:3

Exo 7:3

“But I will harden Pharaoh’s heart that I may multiply H7235 My signs and My wonders in the land of Egypt.

Tools specific to Exo 11:9

Exo 11:9

Then the LORD said to Moses, “Pharaoh will not listen to you, so that My wonders will be multiplied H7235 in the land of Egypt.”

Tools specific to Exo 16:17

Exo 16:17

The sons of Israel did so, and some gathered much H7235 and some little.

Tools specific to Exo 16:18

Exo 16:18

When they measured it with an omer, he who had H7235 gathered much H7235 had no excess, and he who had gathered little had no lack; every man gathered fnas much as he should eat.

Tools specific to Exo 30:15

Exo 30:15

“The rich shall not pay H7235 more H7235 and the poor shall not pay less than the half shekel, when you give the fncontribution to the LORD to make atonement for fnyourselves.

Tools specific to Exo 32:13

Exo 32:13

“Remember Abraham, Isaac, and Israel, Your servants to whom You swore by Yourself, and said to them, ‘I will multiply H7235 your fndescendants as the stars of the heavens, and all this land of which I have spoken I will give to your fndescendants, and they shall inherit it forever.’”

Tools specific to Exo 36:5

Exo 36:5

and they said to fnMoses, “The people are bringing much H7235 more H7235 than enough for the fnconstruction work which the LORD commanded us to fnperform.”

Tools specific to Lev 11:42

Lev 11:42

‘Whatever crawls on its belly, and whatever walks on all fours, whatever has many H7235 feet, in respect to every swarming thing that swarms on the earth, you shall not eat them, for they are detestable.

Tools specific to Lev 25:16

Lev 25:16

‘In proportion to the fnextent of the years you shall increase H7235 its price, and in proportion to the fewness of the years you shall diminish its price, for it is a number of crops he is selling to you.

Tools specific to Lev 26:9

Lev 26:9

‘So I will turn toward you and make you fruitful and multiply H7235 you, and I will confirm My covenant with you.

Tools specific to Num 26:54

Num 26:54

“To the larger group you shall increase H7235 their inheritance, and to the smaller group you shall diminish their inheritance; each shall be given their inheritance according to those who were numbered of them.

Tools specific to Num 33:54

Num 33:54

‘You shall inherit the land by lot according to your families; to the larger you shall give H7235 more H7235 inheritance, and to the smaller you shall give less inheritance. Wherever the lot falls to anyone, that shall be his. You shall inherit according to the tribes of your fathers.

Tools specific to Num 35:8

Num 35:8

“As for the cities which you shall give from the possession of the sons of Israel, you shall take H7235 more H7235 from the larger and you shall take less from the smaller; each shall give some of his cities to the Levites in proportion to his possession which he inherits.”

Tools specific to Deu 1:10

Deu 1:10

‘The LORD your God has multiplied H7235 you, and behold, you are this day like the stars of heaven in number.

Tools specific to Deu 3:5

Deu 3:5

“All these were cities fortified with high walls, gates and bars, besides a great many H7235 fnunwalled towns.

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Deu 6:3

“O Israel, you should listen and fnbe careful to do it, that it may be well with you and that you may multiply H7235 greatly, just as the LORD, the God of your fathers, has promised you, in a land flowing with milk and honey.

Tools specific to Deu 7:13

Deu 7:13

“He will love you and bless you and multiply H7235 you; He will also bless the fruit of your womb and the fruit of your ground, your grain and your new wine and your oil, the increase of your herd and the young of your flock, fnin the land which He swore to your forefathers to give you.

Tools specific to Deu 7:22

Deu 7:22

“The LORD your God will clear away these nations before you little by little; you will not be able to put an end to them quickly, for the fnwild beasts would grow H7235 too numerous H7235 for you.

Tools specific to Deu 8:1

Deu 8:1

“All the commandments that I am commanding you today you shall be careful to do, that you may live and multiply, H7235 and go in and possess the land which the LORD swore to give to your forefathers.

Tools specific to Deu 8:13

Deu 8:13

and when your herds and your flocks multiply, H7235 and your silver and gold multiply, H7235 and all that you have multiplies, H7235

Tools specific to Deu 11:21

Deu 11:21

so that your days and the days of your sons may be multiplied H7235 on the land which the LORD swore to your fathers to give them, as fnlong as the heavens remain above the earth.

Tools specific to Deu 13:17

Deu 13:17

“Nothing from that which is put under the ban shall cling to your hand, in order that the LORD may turn from His burning anger and show mercy to you, and have compassion on you and make you increase, H7235 just as He has sworn to your fathers,

Tools specific to Deu 14:24

Deu 14:24

“If the fndistance is so great H7235 for you that you are not able to fnbring the tithe, since the place where the LORD your God chooses to set His name is too far away from you when the LORD your God blesses you,

Search Results Continued...

1. Gen 1:22–Deu 14:24

2. Deu 17:16–Ezr 9:6

3. Ezr 10:1–Ecc 10:14

4. Ecc 11:8–Hos 12:10

5. Amo 4:4–Zec 10:8

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