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Lexicon :: Strong's H1397 - geḇer

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Part of Speech
masculine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
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TWOT Reference: 310a

Strong’s Definitions

גֶּבֶר geber, gheh'-ber; from H1396; properly, a valiant man or warrior; generally, a person simply:—every one, man, × mighty.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 68x

The KJV translates Strong's H1397 in the following manner: man (64x), mighty (2x), man child (1x), every one (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 68x
The KJV translates Strong's H1397 in the following manner: man (64x), mighty (2x), man child (1x), every one (1x).
  1. man, strong man, warrior (emphasising strength or ability to fight)

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
גֶּבֶר geber, gheh'-ber; from H1396; properly, a valiant man or warrior; generally, a person simply:—every one, man, × mighty.
STRONGS H1397: Abbreviations
I. גֶּ֫בֶר 66 noun masculine man (Late Hebrew id., MI16 גברן (plural), Aramaic H1400 גְּבַר, bdb014907; Assyrian gabru, rival is Akkadian loan-word according to SchrJLZ 1874, 200 DlS 120, Sm. Chald. Gen. 286) — Deuteronomy 22:5 + 39 times; גָּ֑בֶר Job 3:3 + 13 times; construct גְּבַּר [H1399 Psalm 18:26] (= 2 Samuel 22:26 גִּבּוֺר but Greek Version of the LXX Syriac Version read גֶּבֶר); plural גְּבָרים Jeremiah 41:16 + 10 times; — man as strong, distinguished from women, children, and non-combatants whom he is to defend, chiefly poetic Exodus 10:11; Numbers 24:3, 15 (E) Exodus 12:37; Joshua 7:14, 17, 18 (J) Deuteronomy 22:5 (twice in verse); Judges 5:30; 2 Samuel 23:1; 1 Chronicles 23:3; 1 Chronicles 24:4; 1 Chronicles 26:12; Job 3:3 + 14 times Job; [H1399 Psalm 18:26] + 8 times Psalms; Proverbs 6:34 + 7 times Proverbs; Isaiah 22:17; Jeremiah 17:5 + 8 times Jeremiah; Lamentations 3:1, 27, 35, 39; Daniel 8:15; Micah 2:2; Habakkuk 2:5; Zechariah 13:7; also 1 Samuel 10:21 Greek Version of the LXX We Dr; = each (of locusts) Joel 2:8, compare H376 אִישׁ.
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs


10:11; 12:37


24:3; 24:15


22:5; 22:5


7:14; 7:17; 7:18



1 Samuel


2 Samuel

22:26; 23:1

1 Chronicles

23:3; 24:4; 26:12


3:3; 3:3






17:5; 41:16


3:1; 3:27; 3:35; 3:39











Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H1397 matches the Hebrew גֶּבֶר (geḇer),
which occurs 65 times in 64 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Page 1 / 2 (Exo 10:11–Jer 23:9)

Unchecked Copy BoxExo 10:11 - No! Go, you men only, and serve the LORD, for that is what you want." Then Moses and Aaron were driven out of Pharaoh's presence.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 12:37 - The Israelites journeyed from Rameses to Sukkoth. There were about 600,000 men on foot, plus their dependants.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 24:3 - Then he uttered this oracle: "The oracle of Balaam son of Beor; the oracle of the man whose eyes are open;
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 24:15 - Then he uttered this oracle: "The oracle of Balaam son of Beor; the oracle of the man whose eyes are open;
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 22:5 - A woman must not wear men's clothing, nor should a man dress up in women's clothing, for anyone who does this is offensive to the LORD your God.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 7:14 - In the morning you must approach in tribal order. The tribe the LORD selects must approach by clans. The clan the LORD selects must approach by families. The family the LORD selects must approach man by man.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 7:17 - He then made the clans of Judah approach and the clan of the Zerahites was selected. He made the clan of the Zerahites approach and Zabdi was selected.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 7:18 - He then made Zabdi's family approach man by man and Achan son of Carmi, son of Zabdi, son of Zerah, from the tribe of Judah, was selected.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 5:30 - 'No doubt they are gathering and dividing the plunder - a girl or two for each man to rape! Sisera is grabbing up colorful cloth, he is grabbing up colorful embroidered cloth, two pieces of colorful embroidered cloth, for the neck of the plunderer!'
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 23:1 - These are the final words of David: "The oracle of David son of Jesse, the oracle of the man raised up as the ruler chosen by the God of Jacob, Israel's beloved singer of songs:
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 23:3 - The Levites who were thirty years old and up were counted; there were 38,000 men.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 24:4 - The descendants of Eleazar had more leaders than the descendants of Ithamar, so they divided them up accordingly; the descendants of Eleazar had sixteen leaders, while the descendants of Ithamar had eight.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 26:12 - These divisions of the gatekeepers, corresponding to their leaders, had assigned responsibilities, like their relatives, as they served in the LORD's temple.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 3:3 - "Let the day on which I was born perish, and the night that said, 'A man has been conceived!'
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 3:23 - Why is light given to a man whose way is hidden, and whom God has hedged in?
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 4:17 - "Is a mortal man righteous before God? Or a man pure before his Creator?
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 10:5 - Are your days like the days of a mortal, or your years like the years of a mortal,
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 14:10 - But man dies and is powerless; he expires - and where is he?
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 14:14 - If a man dies, will he live again? All the days of my hard service I will wait until my release comes.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 16:21 - and he contends with God on behalf of man as a man pleads for his friend.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 22:2 - "Is it to God that a strong man is of benefit? Is it to him that even a wise man is profitable?
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 33:17 - to turn a person from his sin, and to cover a person's pride.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 33:29 - "Indeed, God does all these things, twice, three times, in his dealings with a person,
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 34:7 - What man is like Job, who drinks derision like water!
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 34:9 - For he says, 'It does not profit a man when he makes his delight with God.'
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 34:34 - Men of understanding say to me - any wise man listening to me says -
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 38:3 - Get ready for a difficult task like a man; I will question you and you will inform me!
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 40:7 - "Get ready for a difficult task like a man. I will question you and you will inform me!
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 34:8 - Taste and see that the LORD is good! How blessed is the one who takes shelter in him!
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 37:23 - The LORD grants success to the one whose behavior he finds commendable.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 40:4 - How blessed is the one who trusts in the LORD and does not seek help from the proud or from liars!
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 52:7 - "Look, here is the man who would not make God his protector! He trusted in his great wealth and was confident about his plans to destroy others."
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 88:4 - They treat me like those who descend into the grave. I am like a helpless man,
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 89:48 - No man can live on without experiencing death, or deliver his life from the power of Sheol. (Selah)
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 94:12 - How blessed is the one whom you instruct, O LORD, the one whom you teach from your law,
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 127:5 - How blessed is the man who fills his quiver with them! They will not be put to shame when they confront enemies at the city gate.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 128:4 - Yes indeed, the man who fears the LORD will be blessed in this way.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 6:34 - for jealousy kindles a husband's rage, and he will not show mercy when he takes revenge.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 20:24 - The steps of a person are ordained by the LORD - so how can anyone understand his own way?
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 24:5 - A wise warrior is strong, and a man of knowledge makes his strength stronger;
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 28:3 - A poor person who oppresses the weak is like a driving rain without food.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 28:21 - To show partiality is terrible, for a person will transgress over the smallest piece of bread.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 29:5 - The one who flatters his neighbor spreads a net for his steps.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 30:1 - The words of Agur, the son of Jakeh; an oracle: This man says to Ithiel, to Ithiel and to Ukal:
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 30:19 - the way of an eagle in the sky, the way of a snake on a rock, the way of a ship in the sea, and the way of a man with a woman.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 22:17 - Look, the LORD will throw you far away, you mere man! He will wrap you up tightly.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 17:5 - The LORD says, "I will put a curse on people who trust in mere human beings, who depend on mere flesh and blood for their strength, and whose hearts have turned away from the LORD.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 17:7 - My blessing is on those people who trust in me, who put their confidence in me.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 22:30 - The LORD says, "Enroll this man in the register as though he were childless. Enroll him as a man who will not enjoy success during his lifetime. For none of his sons will succeed in occupying the throne of David or ever succeed in ruling over Judah."
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 23:9 - Here is what the LORD says concerning the false prophets: My heart and my mind are deeply disturbed. I tremble all over. I am like a drunk person, like a person who has had too much wine, because of the way the LORD and his holy word are being mistreated.

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