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Lexicon :: Strong's H2275 - ḥeḇrôn

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Part of Speech
proper locative noun, proper masculine noun
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Strong’s Definitions

חֶבְרוֹן Chebrôwn, kheb-rone'; from H2267; seat of association; Chebron, a place in Palestine, also the name of two Israelites:—Hebron.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 71x

The KJV translates Strong's H2275 in the following manner: Hebron (71x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 71x
The KJV translates Strong's H2275 in the following manner: Hebron (71x).
  1. Hebron = "association"

    proper locative noun
    1. a city in south Judah approx 20 south of Jerusalem and approx 20 miles (30 km) north of Beersheba and near where Abraham built an altar

      proper masculine noun
    2. the 3rd son of Kohath and grandson of Levi

    3. a descendant of Caleb

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
חֶבְרוֹן Chebrôwn, kheb-rone'; from H2267; seat of association; Chebron, a place in Palestine, also the name of two Israelites:—Hebron.
STRONGS H2275: Abbreviations
† I. חֶבְרוֺן proper name, of a location Hebron (association, league) — ח׳ Genesis 13:18 +; with ה locative חֶבְרוֺנָה Joshua 10:36 + 6 times; חֶבְרֹ֫נָה 2 Samuel 2:1; — Greek Version of the LXX Χεβρων; modern El-Ḫalîl (see RobBR i. 213 f., ii. 73 ff. GuérinJudéeiii. 214 ff); ancient city in southern Judah, where (or near which) Abraham built an altar Genesis 13:18 (J), and where was a sanctuary in David's time 2 Samuel 15:7, compare בְּח׳ לפני י׳ 2 Samuel 5:3 = 1 Chronicles 11:3; built 7 years. before Ṣoan in Egypt according to Numbers 13:22b (JE); under a king Joshua 10:3, 5, 23 (JE) Joshua 12:10 (D); assigned to Caleb Joshua 14:13, 14 (J E D) Judges 1:20 yet see 1 Chronicles 6:40 (compare 1 Chronicles 6:41); older name קִרְיַת (הָ)אַרְבַּע according to Joshua 14:15 (J E D), compare Genesis 23:2; Genesis 35:27; Joshua 15:54; Joshua 20:7 (all P) Judges 1:10b; see also Joshua 15:13; Joshua 21:11 (both P); called also מַמְרֵא Genesis 23:19 (and Genesis 35:27, both P); a city of refuge Joshua 21:13 (P) = 1 Chronicles 6:42; עֵמֶק ח׳ Genesis 37:14 (J); named elsewhere Numbers 13:22a (JE) Joshua 10:36, 39; Joshua 11:21 (all D) Judges 1:10a Judges 16:3; 2 Samuel 2:32; 2 Samuel 15:9; 2 Chronicles 11:10; a resort of David, and for 7 years, his royal city 1 Samuel 30:31; 2 Samuel 2:1, 11; 2 Samuel 3:2, 5, 19, 20, 22, 27, 32; 2 Samuel 4:1, 8, 12 (twice in verse); 2 Samuel 5:1; 2 Samuel 5:3; 2 Samuel 5:13; 1 Kings 2:11; 1 Chronicles 3:1, 4; 1 Chronicles 11:1, 3; 1 Chronicles 12:24; 1 Chronicles 12:39 (van d. H. 1 Chronicles 12:23; 1 Chronicles 12:38) 1 Chronicles 29:27; read also perhaps for תחתו 2 Samuel 3:12, LXX of Lucian (Lag.) εἰς Χεβρων, compare Dr; seat of Absalom's rebellion 2 Samuel 15:10; עָרֵי ח׳ 2 Samuel 2:3 abode of David's men.

II. חֶבְרוֺן proper name, masculine (Greek Version of the LXX Χεβρων).
1. grandson of Levi Exodus 6:18; Numbers 3:19 (both P) = 1 Chronicles 5:28 = 1 Chronicles 6:3; 1 Chronicles 23:12, 19, compare 1 Chronicles 15:9.
2. name in Caleb's family 1 Chronicles 2:42, 43.
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs


13:18; 13:18; 23:2; 23:19; 35:27; 35:27; 37:14




3:19; 13:22; 13:22


10:3; 10:5; 10:23; 10:36; 10:36; 10:39; 11:21; 12:10; 14:13; 14:14; 14:15; 15:13; 15:54; 20:7; 21:11; 21:13


1:10; 1:10; 1:20; 16:3

1 Samuel


2 Samuel

2:1; 2:1; 2:3; 2:11; 2:32; 3:2; 3:5; 3:12; 3:19; 3:20; 3:22; 3:27; 3:32; 4:1; 4:8; 4:12; 5:1; 5:3; 5:3; 5:13; 15:7; 15:9; 15:10

1 Kings


1 Chronicles

2:42; 2:43; 3:1; 3:4; 6:3; 6:40; 6:41; 6:42; 11:1; 11:3; 11:3; 12:23; 12:24; 12:38; 12:39; 15:9; 23:12; 23:19; 29:27

2 Chronicles



Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H2275 matches the Hebrew חֶבְרוֹן (ḥeḇrôn),
which occurs 71 times in 66 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Page 1 / 2 (Gen 13:18–1Ch 2:42)

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 13:18 - So Abram moved his tent and came and settled by the oaks[fn] of Mamre, which are at Hebron, and there he built an altar to the LORD.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 23:2 - And Sarah died at Kiriath-arba (that is, Hebron) in the land of Canaan, and Abraham went in to mourn for Sarah and to weep for her.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 23:19 - After this, Abraham buried Sarah his wife in the cave of the field of Machpelah east of Mamre (that is, Hebron) in the land of Canaan.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 35:27 - And Jacob came to his father Isaac at Mamre, or Kiriath-arba (that is, Hebron), where Abraham and Isaac had sojourned.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 37:14 - So he said to him, “Go now, see if it is well with your brothers and with the flock, and bring me word.” So he sent him from the Valley of Hebron, and he came to Shechem.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 6:18 - The sons of Kohath: Amram, Izhar, Hebron, and Uzziel, the years of the life of Kohath being 133 years.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 3:19 - And the sons of Kohath by their clans: Amram, Izhar, Hebron, and Uzziel.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 13:22 - They went up into the Negeb and came to Hebron. Ahiman, Sheshai, and Talmai, the descendants of Anak, were there. (Hebron was built seven years before Zoan in Egypt.)
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 10:3 - So Adoni-zedek king of Jerusalem sent to Hoham king of Hebron, to Piram king of Jarmuth, to Japhia king of Lachish, and to Debir king of Eglon, saying,
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 10:5 - Then the five kings of the Amorites, the king of Jerusalem, the king of Hebron, the king of Jarmuth, the king of Lachish, and the king of Eglon, gathered their forces and went up with all their armies and encamped against Gibeon and made war against it.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 10:23 - And they did so, and brought those five kings out to him from the cave, the king of Jerusalem, the king of Hebron, the king of Jarmuth, the king of Lachish, and the king of Eglon.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 10:36 - Then Joshua and all Israel with him went up from Eglon to Hebron. And they fought against it
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 10:39 - and he captured it with its king and all its towns. And they struck them with the edge of the sword and devoted to destruction every person in it; he left none remaining. Just as he had done to Hebron and to Libnah and its king, so he did to Debir and to its king.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 11:21 - And Joshua came at that time and cut off the Anakim from the hill country, from Hebron, from Debir, from Anab, and from all the hill country of Judah, and from all the hill country of Israel. Joshua devoted them to destruction with their cities.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 12:10 - the king of Jerusalem, one; the king of Hebron, one;
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 14:13 - Then Joshua blessed him, and he gave Hebron to Caleb the son of Jephunneh for an inheritance.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 14:14 - Therefore Hebron became the inheritance of Caleb the son of Jephunneh the Kenizzite to this day, because he wholly followed the LORD, the God of Israel.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 14:15 - Now the name of Hebron formerly was Kiriath-arba.[fn] (Arba[fn] was the greatest man among the Anakim.) And the land had rest from war.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 15:13 - According to the commandment of the LORD to Joshua, he gave to Caleb the son of Jephunneh a portion among the people of Judah, Kiriath-arba, that is, Hebron (Arba was the father of Anak).
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 15:54 - Humtah, Kiriath-arba (that is, Hebron), and Zior: nine cities with their villages.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 20:7 - So they set apart Kedesh in Galilee in the hill country of Naphtali, and Shechem in the hill country of Ephraim, and Kiriath-arba (that is, Hebron) in the hill country of Judah.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 21:11 - They gave them Kiriath-arba (Arba being the father of Anak), that is Hebron, in the hill country of Judah, along with the pasturelands around it.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 21:13 - And to the descendants of Aaron the priest they gave Hebron, the city of refuge for the manslayer, with its pasturelands, Libnah with its pasturelands,
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 1:10 - And Judah went against the Canaanites who lived in Hebron (now the name of Hebron was formerly Kiriath-arba), and they defeated Sheshai and Ahiman and Talmai.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 1:20 - And Hebron was given to Caleb, as Moses had said. And he drove out from it the three sons of Anak.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 16:3 - But Samson lay till midnight, and at midnight he arose and took hold of the doors of the gate of the city and the two posts, and pulled them up, bar and all, and put them on his shoulders and carried them to the top of the hill that is in front of Hebron.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 30:31 - in Hebron, for all the places where David and his men had roamed.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 2:1 - After this David inquired of the LORD, “Shall I go up into any of the cities of Judah?” And the LORD said to him, “Go up.” David said, “To which shall I go up?” And he said, “To Hebron.”
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 2:3 - And David brought up his men who were with him, everyone with his household, and they lived in the towns of Hebron.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 2:11 - And the time that David was king in Hebron over the house of Judah was seven years and six months.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 2:32 - And they took up Asahel and buried him in the tomb of his father, which was at Bethlehem. And Joab and his men marched all night, and the day broke upon them at Hebron.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 3:2 - And sons were born to David at Hebron: his firstborn was Amnon, of Ahinoam of Jezreel;
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 3:5 - and the sixth, Ithream, of Eglah, David’s wife. These were born to David in Hebron.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 3:19 - Abner also spoke to Benjamin. And then Abner went to tell David at Hebron all that Israel and the whole house of Benjamin thought good to do.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 3:20 - When Abner came with twenty men to David at Hebron, David made a feast for Abner and the men who were with him.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 3:22 - Just then the servants of David arrived with Joab from a raid, bringing much spoil with them. But Abner was not with David at Hebron, for he had sent him away, and he had gone in peace.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 3:27 - And when Abner returned to Hebron, Joab took him aside into the midst of the gate to speak with him privately, and there he struck him in the stomach, so that he died, for the blood of Asahel his brother.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 3:32 - They buried Abner at Hebron. And the king lifted up his voice and wept at the grave of Abner, and all the people wept.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 4:1 - When Ish-bosheth, Saul’s son, heard that Abner had died at Hebron, his courage failed, and all Israel was dismayed.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 4:8 - and brought the head of Ish-bosheth to David at Hebron. And they said to the king, “Here is the head of Ish-bosheth, the son of Saul, your enemy, who sought your life. The LORD has avenged my lord the king this day on Saul and on his offspring.”
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 4:12 - And David commanded his young men, and they killed them and cut off their hands and feet and hanged them beside the pool at Hebron. But they took the head of Ish-bosheth and buried it in the tomb of Abner at Hebron.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 5:1 - Then all the tribes of Israel came to David at Hebron and said, “Behold, we are your bone and flesh.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 5:3 - So all the elders of Israel came to the king at Hebron, and King David made a covenant with them at Hebron before the LORD, and they anointed David king over Israel.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 5:5 - At Hebron he reigned over Judah seven years and six months, and at Jerusalem he reigned over all Israel and Judah thirty-three years.[fn]
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 5:13 - And David took more concubines and wives from Jerusalem, after he came from Hebron, and more sons and daughters were born to David.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 15:7 - And at the end of four[fn] years Absalom said to the king, “Please let me go and pay my vow, which I have vowed to the LORD, in Hebron.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 15:9 - The king said to him, “Go in peace.” So he arose and went to Hebron.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 15:10 - But Absalom sent secret messengers throughout all the tribes of Israel, saying, “As soon as you hear the sound of the trumpet, then say, ‘Absalom is king at Hebron!’”
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 2:11 - And the time that David reigned over Israel was forty years. He reigned seven years in Hebron and thirty-three years in Jerusalem.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 2:42 - The sons of Caleb the brother of Jerahmeel: Mareshah[fn] his firstborn, who fathered Ziph. The son[fn] of Mareshah: Hebron.[fn]

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