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Lexicon :: Strong's H2275 - ḥeḇrôn

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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 - Then Abram moved his tent and came and dwelt by the [fn]oaks of Mamre, which are in Hebron, H2275 and there he built an altar to the LORD.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 23:2 - Sarah died in Kiriath-arba (that is, Hebron) H2275 in the land of Canaan; and Abraham [fn]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 at Machpelah facing Mamre (that is, Hebron) H2275 in the land of Canaan.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 35:27 - Jacob came to his father Isaac at Mamre of Kiriath-arba (that is, Hebron), H2275 where Abraham and Isaac had sojourned.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 37:14 - Then he said to him, “Go now and see about the welfare of your brothers and the welfare of the flock, and bring word back to me.” So he sent him from the valley of Hebron, H2275 and he came to Shechem.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 6:18 - The sons of Kohath: Amram and Izhar and Hebron H2275 and Uzziel; and the [fn]length of Kohath’s life was one hundred and thirty-three years.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 3:19 - and the sons of Kohath by their families: Amram and Izhar, Hebron H2275 and Uzziel;
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 13:22 - When they had gone up into the Negev, [fn]they came to Hebron H2275 where Ahiman, Sheshai and Talmai, the [fn]descendants of Anak were. (Now Hebron H2275 was built seven years before Zoan in Egypt.)
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 10:3 - Therefore Adoni-zedek king of Jerusalem sent word to Hoham king of Hebron H2275 and to Piram king of Jarmuth and to Japhia king of Lachish and to Debir king of Eglon, saying,
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 10:5 - So the five kings of the Amorites, the king of Jerusalem, the king of Hebron, H2275 the king of Jarmuth, the king of Lachish, and the king of Eglon, gathered together and went up, they with all their armies, and camped by Gibeon and fought against it.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 10:23 - They did so, and brought these five kings out to him from the cave: the king of Jerusalem, the king of Hebron, H2275 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, H2275 and they fought against it.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 10:39 - He captured it and its king and all its cities, and they struck them with the edge of the sword, and [fn]utterly destroyed every person who was in it. He left no survivor. Just as he had done to Hebron, H2275 so he did to Debir and its king, as he had also done to Libnah and its king.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 11:21 - Then Joshua came at that time and cut off the Anakim from the hill country, from Hebron, H2275 from Debir, from Anab and from all the hill country of Judah and from all the hill country of Israel. Joshua utterly destroyed them with their cities.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 12:10 - the king of Jerusalem, one; the king of Hebron, H2275 one;
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 14:13 - So Joshua blessed him and gave Hebron H2275 to Caleb the son of Jephunneh for an inheritance.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 14:14 - Therefore, Hebron H2275 became the inheritance of Caleb the son of Jephunneh the Kenizzite until this day, because he followed the LORD God of Israel fully.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 14:15 - Now the name of Hebron H2275 was formerly [fn]Kiriath-arba; for Arba was the greatest man among the Anakim. Then the land had rest from war.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 15:13 - Now he gave to Caleb the son of Jephunneh a portion among the sons of Judah, according to the [fn]command of the LORD to Joshua, namely, [fn]Kiriath-arba, Arba being the father of Anak (that is, Hebron). H2275
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 15:54 - and Humtah and Kiriath-arba (that is, Hebron), H2275 and Zior; nine cities with their villages.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 20:7 - So they [fn]set apart Kedesh in [fn]Galilee in the hill country of Naphtali and Shechem in the hill country of Ephraim, and Kiriath-arba (that is, Hebron) H2275 in the hill country of Judah.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 21:11 - Thus they gave them Kiriath-arba, Arba being the father of Anak (that is, Hebron), H2275 in the hill country of Judah, with its surrounding pasture lands.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 21:13 - So to the sons of Aaron the priest they gave Hebron, H2275 the city of refuge for the manslayer, with its pasture lands, and Libnah with its pasture lands,
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 1:10 - So Judah went against the Canaanites who lived in Hebron H2275 (now the name of Hebron H2275 formerly was Kiriath-arba); and they struck Sheshai and Ahiman and Talmai.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 1:20 - Then they gave Hebron H2275 to Caleb, as Moses had [fn]promised; and he drove out from there the three sons of Anak.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 16:3 - Now Samson lay until midnight, and at midnight he arose and took hold of the doors of the city gate and the two posts and pulled them up along with the bars; then he put them on his shoulders and carried them up to the top of the mountain which is opposite Hebron. H2275
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 30:31 - and to those who were in Hebron, H2275 and to all the places where David himself and his men were accustomed to go.”
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 2:1 - Then it came about afterwards that David inquired of the LORD, saying, “Shall I go up to one of the cities of Judah?” And the LORD said to him, “Go up.” So David said, “Where shall I go up?” And He said, “To Hebron.” H2275
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 2:3 - And David brought up his men who were with him, each with his household; and they lived in the cities of Hebron. H2275
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 2:11 - The [fn]time that David was king in Hebron H2275 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 his father’s tomb which was in Bethlehem. Then Joab and his men went all night until the day [fn]dawned at Hebron. H2275
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 3:2 - Sons were born to David at Hebron: H2275 his firstborn was Amnon, by Ahinoam the Jezreelitess;
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 3:5 - and the sixth, Ithream, by David’s wife Eglah. These were born to David at Hebron. H2275
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 3:19 - Abner also spoke in the hearing of Benjamin; and in addition Abner went to speak in the hearing of David in Hebron H2275 all that seemed good to Israel and to the whole house of Benjamin.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 3:20 - Then Abner and twenty men with him came to David at Hebron. H2275 And David made a feast for Abner and the men who were with him.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 3:22 - And behold, the servants of David and Joab came from a raid and brought much spoil with them; but Abner was not with David in Hebron, H2275 for he had sent him away, and he had gone in peace.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 3:27 - So when Abner returned to Hebron, H2275 Joab took him aside into the middle of the gate to speak with him privately, and there he struck him in the belly so that he died on account of the blood of Asahel his brother.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 3:32 - Thus they buried Abner in Hebron; H2275 and the king lifted up his voice and wept at the grave of Abner, and all the people wept.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 4:1 - Now when [fn]Ish-bosheth, Saul’s son, heard that Abner had died in Hebron, H2275 [fn]he lost courage, and all Israel was disturbed.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 4:8 - Then they brought the head of Ish-bosheth to David at Hebron H2275 and said to the king, “Behold, the head of Ish-bosheth the son of Saul, your enemy, who sought your life; thus the LORD has given my lord the king vengeance this day on Saul and his [fn]descendants.”
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 4:12 - Then David commanded the young men, and they killed them and cut off their hands and feet and hung them up beside the pool in Hebron. H2275 But they took the head of Ish-bosheth and buried it in the grave of Abner in Hebron. H2275
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 5:1 - Then all the tribes of Israel came to David at Hebron H2275 and [fn]said, “Behold, we are your bone and your flesh.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 5:3 - So all the elders of Israel came to the king at Hebron, H2275 and King David made a covenant with them before the LORD at Hebron; H2275 then they anointed David king over Israel.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 5:5 - At Hebron H2275 he reigned over Judah seven years and six months, and in Jerusalem he reigned thirty-three years over all Israel and Judah.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 5:13 - Meanwhile David took more concubines and wives from Jerusalem, after he came from Hebron; H2275 and more sons and daughters were born to David.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 15:7 - Now it came about at the end of [fn]forty years that Absalom said to the king, “Please let me go and pay my vow which I have vowed to the LORD, in Hebron. H2275
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 15:9 - The king said to him, “Go in peace.” So he arose and went to Hebron. H2275
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 15:10 - But Absalom sent spies throughout all the tribes of Israel, saying, “As soon as you hear the sound of the trumpet, then you shall say, ‘Absalom is king in Hebron.’” H2275
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 2:11 - The days that David reigned over Israel were forty years: seven years he reigned in Hebron H2275 and thirty-three years he reigned in Jerusalem.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 2:42 - Now the sons of Caleb, the brother of Jerahmeel, were Mesha his firstborn, who was the father of Ziph; and [fn]his son was Mareshah, the father of Hebron. H2275

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