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Lexicon :: Strong's H1363 - gōḇah

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Part of Speech
masculine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
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TWOT Reference: 305b

Strong’s Definitions

גֹּבַהּ gôbahh, go'-bah; from H1361; elation, grandeur, arrogance:—excellency, haughty, height, high, loftiness, pride.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 17x

The KJV translates Strong's H1363 in the following manner: height (9x), high (3x), pride (2x), excellency (1x), haughty (1x), loftiness (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 17x
The KJV translates Strong's H1363 in the following manner: height (9x), high (3x), pride (2x), excellency (1x), haughty (1x), loftiness (1x).
  1. height, exaltation

    1. height

    2. exaltation, grandeur

    3. haughtiness

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
גֹּבַהּ gôbahh, go'-bah; from H1361; elation, grandeur, arrogance:—excellency, haughty, height, high, loftiness, pride.
STRONGS H1363: Abbreviations
גֹּ֫בַהּ noun masculine heightJob 22:12 + 9 times; suffix גָּבְהוֺ 1 Samuel 17:4 + 5 times; plural construct גָּבְהֵי Job 11:8; —
1. height, of buildings and trees Ezekiel 1:18; Ezekiel 19:11; Ezekiel 31:10, 14; Ezekiel 40:42; Ezekiel 41:8; 2 Chronicles 3:4; Amos 2:9; probably also Ezekiel 43:13 (of altar), so Greek Version of the LXX Ew Co for MT גַּב (q. v.); of man 1 Samuel 17:4; heaven Job 11:8; Job 22:12 (גבה construct ST:6 of rock).
2. exaltation, grandeur Job 40:10.
3. haughtiness, Jeremiah 48:29; אַף גּ׳ Psalm 10:4; ־לִבּוֺגּ׳ 2 Chronicles 32:26; רוּחַ גּ׳ Proverbs 16:18.
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs

1 Samuel

17:4; 17:4

2 Chronicles

3:4; 32:26


11:8; 11:8; 22:12; 22:12; 40:10








1:18; 19:11; 31:10; 31:14; 40:42; 41:8; 43:13




Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H1363 matches the Hebrew גֹּבַהּ (gōḇah),
which occurs 17 times in 16 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 17:4 - And there went out a champion out of the camp of the Philistines, named Goliath, of Gath, whose height H1363 was six cubits and a span.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 3:4 - And the porch that was in the front of the house, the length of it was according to the breadth of the house, twenty cubits, and the height H1363 was an hundred and twenty: and he overlaid it within with pure gold.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 32:26 - Notwithstanding Hezekiah humbled himself for the pride H1363 of his heart, both he and the inhabitants of Jerusalem, so that the wrath of the LORD came not upon them in the days of Hezekiah.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 11:8 - It is as high H1363 as heaven; what canst thou do? deeper than hell; what canst thou know?
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 22:12 - Is not God in the height H1363 of heaven? and behold the height of the stars, how high they are!
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 40:10 - Deck thyself now with majesty and excellency; H1363 and array thyself with glory and beauty.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 10:4 - The wicked, through the pride H1363 of his countenance, will not seek after God: God is not in all his thoughts.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 16:18 - Pride goeth before destruction, and an haughty H1363 spirit before a fall.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 48:29 - We have heard the pride of Moab, (he is exceeding proud) his loftiness, H1363 and his arrogancy, and his pride, and the haughtiness of his heart.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 1:18 - As for their rings, they were so high H1363 that they were dreadful; and their rings were full of eyes round about them four.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 19:11 - And she had strong rods for the sceptres of them that bare rule, and her stature was exalted among the thick branches, and she appeared in her height H1363 with the multitude of her branches.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 31:10 - Therefore thus saith the Lord GOD; Because thou hast lifted up thyself in height, and he hath shot up his top among the thick boughs, and his heart is lifted up in his height; H1363
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 31:14 - To the end that none of all the trees by the waters exalt themselves for their height, neither shoot up their top among the thick boughs, neither their trees stand up in their height, H1363 all that drink water: for they are all delivered unto death, to the nether parts of the earth, in the midst of the children of men, with them that go down to the pit.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 40:42 - And the four tables were of hewn stone for the burnt offering, of a cubit and an half long, and a cubit and an half broad, and one cubit high: H1363 whereupon also they laid the instruments wherewith they slew the burnt offering and the sacrifice.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 41:8 - I saw also the height H1363 of the house round about: the foundations of the side chambers were a full reed of six great cubits.
Unchecked Copy BoxAmo 2:9 - Yet destroyed I the Amorite before them, whose height H1363 was like the height H1363 of the cedars, and he was strong as the oaks; yet I destroyed his fruit from above, and his roots from beneath.
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