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Lexicon :: Strong's H2808 - ḥešbôn

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חֶשְׁבּוֹן
Transliteration
ḥešbôn
Pronunciation
khesh-bone'
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Part of Speech
masculine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
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TWOT Reference: 767b

Strong’s Definitions

חֶשְׁבּוֹן cheshbôwn, khesh-bone'; from H2803; properly, contrivance; by implication, intelligence:—account, device, reason.


KJV Translation Count — Total: 3x

The KJV translates Strong's H2808 in the following manner: reason (1x), account (1x), device (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 3x
The KJV translates Strong's H2808 in the following manner: reason (1x), account (1x), device (1x).
  1. account, reasoning, reckoning

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
חֶשְׁבּוֹן cheshbôwn, khesh-bone'; from H2803; properly, contrivance; by implication, intelligence:—account, device, reason.
STRONGS H2808:
† I. חֶשְׁבּוֺן noun masculine reckoning, account (Late Hebrew Aramaic id.) Ecclesiastes 9:10, בקּשׁ ח׳ Ecclesiastes 7:25, מצא ח׳ Ecclesiastes 7:27.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Hebrew and English Lexicon, Unabridged, Electronic Database.
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs

Ecclesiastes

7:25; 7:27; 9:10

H2808

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H2808 matches the Hebrew חֶשְׁבּוֹן (ḥešbôn),
which occurs 3 times in 3 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxEcc 7:25 - I applied mine heart to know, and to search, and to seek out wisdom, and the reason H2808 of things, and to know the wickedness of folly, even of foolishness and madness:
Unchecked Copy BoxEcc 7:27 - Behold, this have I found, saith the preacher, counting one by one, to find out the account: H2808
Unchecked Copy BoxEcc 9:10 - Whatsoever thy hand findeth to do, do it with thy might; for there is no work, nor device, H2808 nor knowledge, nor wisdom, in the grave, whither thou goest.

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