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Lexicon :: Strong's H178 - 'owb

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אוֹב
Transliteration
'owb
Pronunciation
ōve (Key)
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Part of Speech
masculine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
From the same as אָב (H1) (apparently through the idea of prattling a father's name)
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TWOT Reference: 37a

Strong’s Definitions

אוֹב ʼôwb, obe; from the same as H1 (apparently through the idea of prattling a father's name); properly, a mumble, i.e. a water-skin (from its hollow sound); hence a necromancer (ventriloquist, as from a jar):—bottle, familiar spirit.


KJV Translation Count — Total: 17x

The KJV translates Strong's H178 in the following manner: familiar spirit(s) (16x), bottles (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 17x
The KJV translates Strong's H178 in the following manner: familiar spirit(s) (16x), bottles (1x).
  1. water skin bottle

  2. necromancer

    1. necromancer, one who evokes the dead

    2. ghost, spirit of a dead one

    3. practice of necromancy

  3. one that has a familiar spirit

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
אוֹב ʼôwb, obe; from the same as H1 (apparently through the idea of prattling a father's name); properly, a mumble, i.e. a water-skin (from its hollow sound); hence a necromancer (ventriloquist, as from a jar):—bottle, familiar spirit.

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H178 matches the Hebrew אוֹב ('owb),
which occurs 17 times in 16 verses in the Hebrew concordance of the KJV

Unchecked Copy BoxLev 19:31 - Regard not them that have familiar spirits, H178 neither seek after wizards, to be defiled by them: I am the LORD your God.
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 20:6 - And the soul that turneth after such as have familiar spirits, H178 and after wizards, to go a whoring after them, I will even set my face against that soul, and will cut him off from among his people.
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 20:27 - A man also or woman that hath a familiar spirit, H178 or that is a wizard, shall surely be put to death: they shall stone them with stones: their blood shall be upon them.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 18:11 - Or a charmer, or a consulter with familiar spirits, H178 or a wizard, or a necromancer.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 28:3 - Now Samuel was dead, and all Israel had lamented him, and buried him in Ramah, even in his own city. And Saul had put away those that had familiar spirits, H178 and the wizards, out of the land.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 28:7 - Then said Saul unto his servants, Seek me a woman that hath a familiar spirit, H178 that I may go to her, and enquire of her. And his servants said to him, Behold, there is a woman that hath a familiar spirit H178 at Endor.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 28:8 - And Saul disguised himself, and put on other raiment, and he went, and two men with him, and they came to the woman by night: and he said, I pray thee, divine unto me by the familiar spirit, H178 and bring me him up, whom I shall name unto thee.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 28:9 - And the woman said unto him, Behold, thou knowest what Saul hath done, how he hath cut off those that have familiar spirits, H178 and the wizards, out of the land: wherefore then layest thou a snare for my life, to cause me to die?
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 21:6 - And he made his son pass through the fire, and observed times, and used enchantments, and dealt with familiar spirits H178 and wizards: he wrought much wickedness in the sight of the LORD, to provoke him to anger.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 23:24 - Moreover the workers with familiar spirits, H178 and the wizards, and the images, and the idols, and all the abominations that were spied in the land of Judah and in Jerusalem, did Josiah put away, that he might perform the words of the law which were written in the book that Hilkiah the priest found in the house of the LORD.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 10:13 - So Saul died for his transgression which he committed against the LORD, even against the word of the LORD, which he kept not, and also for asking counsel of one that had a familiar spirit, H178 to enquire of it;
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 33:6 - And he caused his children to pass through the fire in the valley of the son of Hinnom: also he observed times, and used enchantments, and used witchcraft, and dealt with a familiar spirit, H178 and with wizards: he wrought much evil in the sight of the LORD, to provoke him to anger.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 32:19 - Behold, my belly is as wine which hath no vent; it is ready to burst like new bottles. H178
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 8:19 - And when they shall say unto you, Seek unto them that have familiar spirits, H178 and unto wizards that peep, and that mutter: should not a people seek unto their God? for the living to the dead?
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 19:3 - And the spirit of Egypt shall fail in the midst thereof; and I will destroy the counsel thereof: and they shall seek to the idols, and to the charmers, and to them that have familiar spirits, H178 and to the wizards.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 29:4 - And thou shalt be brought down, and shalt speak out of the ground, and thy speech shall be low out of the dust, and thy voice shall be, as of one that hath a familiar spirit, H178 out of the ground, and thy speech shall whisper out of the dust.
 
 
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