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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 tents and went to live by the oaks of Mamre in Hebron, and he built an altar to the LORD there.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 23:2 - Then she died in Kiriath Arba (that is, Hebron) in the land of Canaan. Abraham went to mourn for Sarah and to weep for her.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 23:19 - After this Abraham buried his wife Sarah in the cave in the field of Machpelah next to Mamre (that is, Hebron) in the land of Canaan.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 35:27 - So Jacob came back to his father Isaac in Mamre, to Kiriath Arba (that is, Hebron), where Abraham and Isaac had stayed.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 37:14 - So Jacob said to him, "Go now and check on the welfare of your brothers and of the flocks, and bring me word." So Jacob sent him from the valley of Hebron.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 6:18 - The sons of Kohath were Amram, Izhar, Hebron, and Uzziel. (The length of Kohath's life was 133 years.)
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 3:19 - The sons of Kohath by their families were: Amram, Izhar, Hebron, and Uzziel.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 13:22 - When they went up through the Negev, they came to Hebron where Ahiman, Sheshai, and Talmai, descendants of Anak, were living. (Now Hebron had been built seven years before Zoan in Egypt.)
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 10:3 - So King Adoni-Zedek of Jerusalem sent this message to King Hoham of Hebron, King Piram of Jarmuth, King Japhia of Lachish, and King Debir of Eglon:
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 10:5 - So the five Amorite kings (the kings of Jerusalem, Hebron, Jarmuth, Lachish, and Eglon) and all their troops gathered together and advanced. They deployed their troops and fought against Gibeon.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 10:23 - They did as ordered; they brought the five kings out of the cave to him - the kings of Jerusalem, Hebron, Jarmuth, Lachish, and Eglon.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 10:36 - Joshua and all Israel marched up from Eglon to Hebron and fought against it.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 10:39 - They captured it, its king, and all its surrounding cities and put the sword to them. They annihilated everyone who lived there; they left no survivors. They did to Debir and its king what they had done to Libnah and its king and to Hebron.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 11:21 - At that time Joshua attacked and eliminated the Anakites from the hill country - from Hebron, Debir, Anab, and all the hill country of Judah and Israel. Joshua annihilated them and their cities.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 12:10 - the king of Jerusalem (one), the king of Hebron (one),
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 14:13 - Joshua asked God to empower Caleb son of Jephunneh and assigned him Hebron.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 14:14 - So Hebron remains the assigned land of Caleb son of Jephunneh the Kenizzite to this very day because he remained loyal to the LORD God of Israel.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 14:15 - (Hebron used to be called Kiriath Arba. Arba was a famous Anakite.) Then the land was free of war.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 15:13 - Caleb son of Jephunneh was assigned Kiriath Arba (that is Hebron) within the tribe of Judah, according to the LORD's instructions to Joshua. (Arba was the father of Anak.)
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 15:54 - Humtah, Kiriath Arba (that is, Hebron), and Zior - a total of nine cities and their towns.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 20:7 - So they selected Kedesh in Galilee in the hill country of Naphtali, 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 assigned them Kiriath Arba (Arba was the father of Anak), that is, Hebron, in the hill country of Judah, along with its surrounding grazing areas.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 21:13 - So to the descendants of Aaron the priest they assigned Hebron (a city of refuge for one who committed manslaughter), Libnah,
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 1:10 - The men of Judah attacked the Canaanites living in Hebron. (Hebron used to be called Kiriath Arba.) They killed Sheshai, Ahiman, and Talmai.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 1:20 - Caleb received Hebron, just as Moses had promised. He drove out the three Anakites.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 16:3 - Samson spent half the night with the prostitute; then he got up in the middle of the night and left. He grabbed the doors of the city gate, as well as the two posts, and pulled them right off, bar and all. He put them on his shoulders and carried them up to the top of a hill east of Hebron.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 30:31 - and Hebron; and for those in whatever other places David and his men had traveled.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 2:1 - Afterward David inquired of the LORD, "Should I go up to one of the cities of Judah?" The LORD told him, "Go up." David asked, "Where should I go?" The LORD replied, "To Hebron."
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 2:3 - David also brought along the men who were with him, each with his family. They settled in the cities of Hebron.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 2:11 - David was king in Hebron over the people of Judah for seven and a half years.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 2:32 - They took Asahel's body and buried him in his father's tomb at Bethlehem. Joab and his men then traveled all that night and reached Hebron by dawn.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 3:2 - Now sons were born to David in Hebron. His firstborn was Amnon, born to Ahinoam the Jezreelite.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 3:5 - His sixth son was Ithream, born to David's wife Eglah. These sons were all born to David in Hebron.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 3:19 - Then Abner spoke privately with the Benjaminites. Abner also went to Hebron to inform David privately of all that Israel and the entire house of Benjamin had agreed to.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 3:20 - When Abner, accompanied by twenty men, came to David in Hebron, David prepared a banquet for Abner and the men who were with him.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 3:22 - Now David's soldiers and Joab were coming back from a raid, bringing a great deal of plunder with them. Abner was no longer with David in Hebron, for David had sent him away and he had left in peace.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 3:27 - When Abner returned to Hebron, Joab took him aside at the gate as if to speak privately with him. Joab then stabbed him in the abdomen and killed him, avenging the shed blood of his brother Asahel.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 3:32 - So they buried Abner in Hebron. The king cried loudly over Abner's grave and all the people wept too.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 4:1 - When Ish-bosheth the son of Saul heard that Abner had died in Hebron, he was very disheartened, and all Israel was afraid.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 4:8 - They brought the head of Ish-bosheth to David in Hebron, saying to the king, "Look! The head of Ish-bosheth son of Saul, your enemy who sought your life! The LORD has granted vengeance to my lord the king this day against Saul and his descendants!"
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 4:12 - So David issued orders to the soldiers and they put them to death. Then they cut off their hands and feet and hung them near the pool in Hebron. But they took the head of Ish-bosheth and buried it in the tomb of Abner in Hebron.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 5:1 - All the tribes of Israel came to David at Hebron saying, "Look, we are your very flesh and blood!
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 5:3 - When all the leaders of Israel came to the king at Hebron, King David made an agreement with them in Hebron before the LORD. They designated David as king over Israel.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 5:5 - In Hebron he reigned over Judah for seven years and six months, and in Jerusalem he reigned for thirty-three years over all Israel and Judah.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 5:13 - David married more concubines and wives from Jerusalem after he arrived from Hebron. Even more sons and daughters were born to David.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 15:7 - After four years Absalom said to the king, "Let me go and repay my vow that I made to the LORD while I was in Hebron.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 15:9 - The king replied to him, "Go in peace." So Absalom got up and went to Hebron.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 15:10 - Then Absalom sent spies through all the tribes of Israel who said, "When you hear the sound of the horn, you may assume that Absalom rules in Hebron."
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 2:11 - David reigned over Israel forty years; he reigned in Hebron seven years, and in Jerusalem thirty-three years.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 2:42 - The sons of Caleb, Jerahmeel's brother: His firstborn Mesha, the father of Ziph, and his second son Mareshah, the father of Hebron.

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