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Lexicon :: Strong's H3378 - yᵊrubaʿal

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Part of Speech
proper masculine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
Strong’s Definitions

יְרֻבַּעַל Yᵉrubbaʻal, yer-oob-bah'-al; from H7378 and H1168; Baal will contend; Jerubbaal, a symbolic name of Gideon:—Jerubbaal.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 14x

The KJV translates Strong's H3378 in the following manner: Jerubbaal (14x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 14x
The KJV translates Strong's H3378 in the following manner: Jerubbaal (14x).
  1. Jerubbaal = "let Baal contend"

    1. name given to Gideon by his father when he destroyed the altar of Baal

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
יְרֻבַּעַל Yᵉrubbaʻal, yer-oob-bah'-al; from H7378 and H1168; Baal will contend; Jerubbaal, a symbolic name of Gideon:—Jerubbaal.
STRONGS H3378: Abbreviations
יְרֻבַּ֫עַל 14 proper name, masculine name given to Gideon (according to Judges 6:32, where explanation as let Baal contend (compare Dr284, 4ii. 1, 467); Imperfect ירוב not elsewhere [yet תרוב Proverbs 3:30 Kt, and Infinitive construct רוב Judges 21:28 Kt], hence WeSm 31 explanation as = יְרוּבַעַל, √ ירח, compare יְרוּאֵל, יְרִיאֵל, so GFMJu BuJu NowJu); — Judges 6:32; Judges 7:1; Judges 8:29, 35; Judges 9:1 + 8 times 9 (בָּ֑עַל- Judges 9:24, 57), † 1 Samuel 12:11; = יְרֻכֶּ֫שֶׁת [H3380 2 Samuel 11:21] (see H1322 בּשֶׁת 2, below בושׁ); Ιεροβααλ (usually; so LXX of Lucian (Lag.) 1 Samuel 12:11; [H3380 2 Samuel 11:21], where Greek Version of the LXXB Ιεροβοαμ).
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs


6:32; 6:32; 7:1; 8:29; 8:35; 9:1; 9:24; 9:57

1 Samuel

12:11; 12:11




Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H3378 matches the Hebrew יְרֻבַּעַל (yᵊrubaʿal),
which occurs 14 times in 13 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 6:32 - Therefore on that day he called him Jerubbaal, H3378 saying, Let Baal plead against him, because he hath thrown down his altar.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 7:1 - Then Jerubbaal, H3378 who is Gideon, and all the people that were with him, rose up early, and pitched beside the well of Harod: so that the host of the Midianites were on the north side of them, by the hill of Moreh, in the valley.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 8:29 - And Jerubbaal H3378 the son of Joash went and dwelt in his own house.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 8:35 - Neither shewed they kindness to the house of Jerubbaal, H3378 namely, Gideon, according to all the goodness which he had shewed unto Israel.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 9:1 - And Abimelech the son of Jerubbaal H3378 went to Shechem unto his mother's brethren, and communed with them, and with all the family of the house of his mother's father, saying,
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 9:2 - Speak, I pray you, in the ears of all the men of Shechem, Whether is better for you, either that all the sons of Jerubbaal, H3378 which are threescore and ten persons, reign over you, or that one reign over you? remember also that I am your bone and your flesh.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 9:5 - And he went unto his father's house at Ophrah, and slew his brethren the sons of Jerubbaal, H3378 being threescore and ten persons, upon one stone: notwithstanding yet Jotham the youngest son of Jerubbaal H3378 was left; for he hid himself.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 9:16 - Now therefore, if ye have done truly and sincerely, in that ye have made Abimelech king, and if ye have dealt well with Jerubbaal H3378 and his house, and have done unto him according to the deserving of his hands;
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 9:19 - If ye then have dealt truly and sincerely with Jerubbaal H3378 and with his house this day, then rejoice ye in Abimelech, and let him also rejoice in you:
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 9:24 - That the cruelty done to the threescore and ten sons of Jerubbaal H3378 might come, and their blood be laid upon Abimelech their brother, which slew them; and upon the men of Shechem, which aided him in the killing of his brethren.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 9:28 - And Gaal the son of Ebed said, Who is Abimelech, and who is Shechem, that we should serve him? is not he the son of Jerubbaal? H3378 and Zebul his officer? serve the men of Hamor the father of Shechem: for why should we serve him?
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 9:57 - And all the evil of the men of Shechem did God render upon their heads: and upon them came the curse of Jotham the son of Jerubbaal. H3378
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 12:11 - And the LORD sent Jerubbaal, H3378 and Bedan, and Jephthah, and Samuel, and delivered you out of the hand of your enemies on every side, and ye dwelled safe.
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