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Lexicon :: Strong's H1364 - gāḇōha

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adjective, masculine noun
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Strong’s Definitions

גָּבֹהַּ gâbôahh, gaw-bo'-ah; or גָּבוֹהַּ gâbôwahh; (fully) from H1361; elevated (or elated), powerful, arrogant:—haughty, height, high(-er), lofty, proud, × exceeding proudly.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 37x

The KJV translates Strong's H1364 in the following manner: high (24x), higher (5x), lofty (2x), exceeding (1x), haughty (1x), height (1x), highest (1x), proud (1x), proudly (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 37x
The KJV translates Strong's H1364 in the following manner: high (24x), higher (5x), lofty (2x), exceeding (1x), haughty (1x), height (1x), highest (1x), proud (1x), proudly (1x).
  1. high, exalted

    1. high, tall

    2. high (in position)

    3. proud, haughty

      masculine noun
  2. loftiness

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
גָּבֹהַּ gâbôahh, gaw-bo'-ah; or גָּבוֹהַּ gâbôwahh; (fully) from H1361; elevated (or elated), powerful, arrogant:—haughty, height, high(-er), lofty, proud, × exceeding proudly.
STRONGS H1364: Abbreviations
גָּבֹהַּ adjective high, exalted1 Samuel 9:2 + 15 times; גָּבוֺהַּ Psalm 138:6; construct גְּבֹהַּ 1 Samuel 16:7; גְּבַהּ (Ew§ 213 d) [H1362 Psalm 101:5] + 3 times; plural גְּבֹהִים Ecclesiastes 5:7 + 5 times; feminine גְּבֹהָה Deuteronomy 3:5 + 6 times; plural גְּבֹהוֺת Daniel 8:3 + 2 times; גְּבֹהֹת Deuteronomy 28:52; —
1. high, lofty, tall, e.g. tree Ezekiel 17:24, tower Isaiah 2:15; Zephaniah 1:16, mountain Genesis 7:19; Psalm 104:18; Isaiah 40:9; Isaiah 57:7; Ezekiel 17:22; Ezekiel 40:2; compare phrases על כל גבעה גבהה upon every high hill 1 Kings 14:23; 2 Kings 17:10; Jeremiah 2:20; על גבעות הגבהות Jeremiah 17:2; עַל־כָּל־הַר גָּבֹהַּ Isaiah 30:25; Jeremiah 3:6; man 1 Samuel 9:2; tree גְּבַהּ קוֺמָה [H1362 Ezekiel 31:3]; horns Daniel 8:3; walls Deuteronomy 3:5; Deuteronomy 28:52; gallows Esther 5:14; Esther 7:9; gate Jeremiah 51:58; altar Ezekiel 41:22; high things Job 41:26; Ecclesiastes 12:5.
2. exalted in station Ezekiel 21:31; כִּי גָּבֹהַּ מֵעַל גָּבֹהַּ שֹׁמֵר וּגְבֹהִים עֲלֵיהֶם for high one above high one is watching, & the Most High over them Ecclesiastes 5:7 so Ew Zö and others, but Vrss De Now and others higher (earthly), potentates over them.
3. haughty Psalm 138:6; Isaiah 5:15; Isaiah 10:33; 1 Samuel 2:3; גְּבַהּ־עֵינַיִם [H1362 Psalm 101:5]; לֵב ג׳ [H1362 Proverbs 16:5]; רוּחַ ג׳ [H1362 Ecclesiastes 7:8].
4. noun [masculine] loftiness, גִּבֹהַּ קוֺמַתוֺ 1 Samuel 16:7; compare גָּדוֺל 10.
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs




3:5; 3:5; 28:52; 28:52

1 Samuel

2:3; 9:2; 9:2; 16:7; 16:7

1 Kings


2 Kings



5:14; 7:9




104:18; 138:6; 138:6


5:7; 5:7; 12:5


2:15; 5:15; 10:33; 30:25; 40:9; 57:7


2:20; 3:6; 17:2; 51:58


17:22; 17:24; 21:31; 40:2; 41:22


8:3; 8:3




Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H1364 matches the Hebrew גָּבֹהַּ (gāḇōha),
which occurs 37 times in 32 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 7:19 - And the waters prevailed exceedingly upon the earth; and all the high H1364 hills, that were under the whole heaven, were covered.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 3:5 - All these cities were fenced with high H1364 walls, gates, and bars; beside unwalled towns a great many.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 28:52 - And he shall besiege thee in all thy gates, until thy high H1364 and fenced walls come down, wherein thou trustedst, throughout all thy land: and he shall besiege thee in all thy gates throughout all thy land, which the LORD thy God hath given thee.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 2:3 - Talk no more so exceeding H1364 proudly; H1364 let not arrogancy come out of your mouth: for the LORD is a God of knowledge, and by him actions are weighed.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 9:2 - And he had a son, whose name was Saul, a choice young man, and a goodly: and there was not among the children of Israel a goodlier person than he: from his shoulders and upward he was higher H1364 than any of the people.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 16:7 - But the LORD said unto Samuel, Look not on his countenance, or on the height H1364 of his stature; because I have refused him: for the LORD seeth not as man seeth; for man looketh on the outward appearance, but the LORD looketh on the heart.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 14:23 - For they also built them high places, and images, and groves, on every high H1364 hill, and under every green tree.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 17:10 - And they set them up images and groves in every high H1364 hill, and under every green tree:
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 5:14 - Then said Zeresh his wife and all his friends unto him, Let a gallows be made of fifty cubits high, H1364 and to morrow speak thou unto the king that Mordecai may be hanged thereon: then go thou in merrily with the king unto the banquet. And the thing pleased Haman; and he caused the gallows to be made.
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 7:9 - And Harbonah, one of the chamberlains, said before the king, Behold also, the gallows fifty cubits high, H1364 which Haman had made for Mordecai, who had spoken good for the king, standeth in the house of Haman. Then the king said, Hang him thereon.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 41:34 - He beholdeth all high H1364 things: he is a king over all the children of pride.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 104:18 - The high H1364 hills are a refuge for the wild goats; and the rocks for the conies.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 138:6 - Though the LORD be high, yet hath he respect unto the lowly: but the proud H1364 he knoweth afar off.
Unchecked Copy BoxEcc 5:8 - If thou seest the oppression of the poor, and violent perverting of judgment and justice in a province, marvel not at the matter: for he that is higher H1364 than the highest H1364 regardeth; and there be higher H1364 than they.
Unchecked Copy BoxEcc 12:5 - Also when they shall be afraid of that which is high, H1364 and fears shall be in the way, and the almond tree shall flourish, and the grasshopper shall be a burden, and desire shall fail: because man goeth to his long home, and the mourners go about the streets:
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 2:15 - And upon every high H1364 tower, and upon every fenced wall,
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 5:15 - And the mean man shall be brought down, and the mighty man shall be humbled, and the eyes of the lofty H1364 shall be humbled:
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 10:33 - Behold, the Lord, the LORD of hosts, shall lop the bough with terror: and the high ones of stature shall be hewn down, and the haughty H1364 shall be humbled.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 30:25 - And there shall be upon every high H1364 mountain, and upon every high hill, rivers and streams of waters in the day of the great slaughter, when the towers fall.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 40:9 - O Zion, that bringest good tidings, get thee up into the high H1364 mountain; O Jerusalem, that bringest good tidings, lift up thy voice with strength; lift it up, be not afraid; say unto the cities of Judah, Behold your God!
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 57:7 - Upon a lofty H1364 and high mountain hast thou set thy bed: even thither wentest thou up to offer sacrifice.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 2:20 - For of old time I have broken thy yoke, and burst thy bands; and thou saidst, I will not transgress; when upon every high H1364 hill and under every green tree thou wanderest, playing the harlot.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 3:6 - The LORD said also unto me in the days of Josiah the king, Hast thou seen that which backsliding Israel hath done? she is gone up upon every high H1364 mountain and under every green tree, and there hath played the harlot.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 17:2 - Whilst their children remember their altars and their groves by the green trees upon the high H1364 hills.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 51:58 - Thus saith the LORD of hosts; The broad walls of Babylon shall be utterly broken, and her high H1364 gates shall be burned with fire; and the people shall labour in vain, and the folk in the fire, and they shall be weary.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 17:22 - Thus saith the Lord GOD; I will also take of the highest branch of the high cedar, and will set it; I will crop off from the top of his young twigs a tender one, and will plant it upon an high H1364 mountain and eminent:
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 17:24 - And all the trees of the field shall know that I the LORD have brought down the high H1364 tree, have exalted the low tree, have dried up the green tree, and have made the dry tree to flourish: I the LORD have spoken and have done it.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 21:26 - Thus saith the Lord GOD; Remove the diadem, and take off the crown: this shall not be the same: exalt him that is low, and abase him that is high. H1364
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 40:2 - In the visions of God brought he me into the land of Israel, and set me upon a very high H1364 mountain, by which was as the frame of a city on the south.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 41:22 - The altar of wood was three cubits high, H1364 and the length thereof two cubits; and the corners thereof, and the length thereof, and the walls thereof, were of wood: and he said unto me, This is the table that is before the LORD.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 8:3 - Then I lifted up mine eyes, and saw, and, behold, there stood before the river a ram which had two horns: and the two horns were high; H1364 but one was higher H1364 than the other, and the higher H1364 came up last.
Unchecked Copy BoxZep 1:16 - A day of the trumpet and alarm against the fenced cities, and against the high H1364 towers.
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