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Lexicon :: Strong's H2270 - ḥāḇēr

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Part of Speech
adjective, masculine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
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TWOT Reference: 598c

Strong’s Definitions

חָבֵר châbêr, khaw-bare'; from H2266; an associate:—companion, fellow, knit together.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 12x

The KJV translates Strong's H2270 in the following manner: companions (7x), fellow (4x), knit together (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 12x
The KJV translates Strong's H2270 in the following manner: companions (7x), fellow (4x), knit together (1x).
  1. united

    masculine noun
  2. associate, fellow, worshippers

  3. companion

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
חָבֵר châbêr, khaw-bare'; from H2266; an associate:—companion, fellow, knit together.
STRONGS H2270: Abbreviations
חָבֵר adjective and noun masculineSong of Solomon 8:13 united, associate, companionח׳ absolute Proverbs 28:24; Psalm 119:68; suffix חֲבֵרוֺ Ecclesiastes 4:10 (+ 3 times Ezekiel Kt; Qr חבריו see below); plural חֲבֵרִים Judges 20:11; Songs 8:13 construct חַבְרֵי Isaiah 1:23; suffix חֲבֵרֶ֑ךָ Psalm 45:8, חֲבֵרֶ֑יךָ Songs 1:7; חֲבֵרָיו Isaiah 44:11 + 3 times; Ezekiel Qr; —
1. adjective united כְּאִישׁ אֶחָד חֲבֵרִים Judges 20:11 knit together as one man (AV RV).
2. noun associate, fellow:
a. of children (tribes) of Israel assoc. with Judah as head Ezekiel 37:16; id. associated with Joseph (Ehpraimitic source) as head Ezekiel 37:16; Ezekiel 37:19 (in all these read Qr חֲבֵרָיו).
b. of like rank Psalm 45:8
c. of like calling Songs 1:7.
d. worshippers (associates, belonging to the society or guild) of idols Isaiah 44:11 (see Che; > others priests, Geigumschr. 121 493 SS, compare חֶבֶר Hosea 6:9; Du reads חֲבָרִים enchantments).
e. in general Songs 8:13.
f. implying likeness of character Isaiah 1:23; Proverbs 28:24; Psalm 119:63.
3. companion at a particular time Ecclesiastes 4:10.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Hebrew and English Lexicon, Unabridged, Electronic Database.
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs


20:11; 20:11


45:8; 45:8; 119:63; 119:68


28:24; 28:24


4:10; 4:10

Song of Songs

1:7; 1:7; 8:13; 8:13; 8:13


1:23; 1:23; 44:11; 44:11


37:16; 37:16; 37:19




Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H2270 matches the Hebrew חָבֵר (ḥāḇēr),
which occurs 15 times in 11 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 20:11 - So all the men of Israel were gathered against the city, knit together H2270 as one man.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 45:7 - Thou lovest righteousness, and hatest wickedness: therefore God, thy God, hath anointed thee with the oil of gladness above thy fellows. H2270
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 119:63 - I am a companion H2270 of all them that fear thee, and of them that keep thy precepts.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 28:24 - Whoso robbeth his father or his mother, and saith, It is no transgression; the same is the companion H2270 of a destroyer.
Unchecked Copy BoxEcc 4:10 - For if they fall, the one will lift up his fellow: H2270 but woe to him that is alone when he falleth; for he hath not another to help him up.
Unchecked Copy BoxSng 1:7 - Tell me, O thou whom my soul loveth, where thou feedest, where thou makest thy flock to rest at noon: for why should I be as one that turneth aside by the flocks of thy companions? H2270
Unchecked Copy BoxSng 8:13 - Thou that dwellest in the gardens, the companions H2270 hearken to thy voice: cause me to hear it.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 1:23 - Thy princes are rebellious, and companions H2270 of thieves: every one loveth gifts, and followeth after rewards: they judge not the fatherless, neither doth the cause of the widow come unto them.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 44:11 - Behold, all his fellows H2270 shall be ashamed: and the workmen, they are of men: let them all be gathered together, let them stand up; yet they shall fear, and they shall be ashamed together.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 37:16 - Moreover, thou son of man, take thee one stick, and write upon it, For Judah, and for the children of Israel his companions: H2270 then take another stick, and write upon it, For Joseph, the stick of Ephraim, and for all the house of Israel his companions: H2270
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 37:19 - Say unto them, Thus saith the Lord GOD; Behold, I will take the stick of Joseph, which is in the hand of Ephraim, and the tribes of Israel his fellows, H2270 and will put them with him, even with the stick of Judah, and make them one stick, and they shall be one in mine hand.
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