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Lexicon :: Strong's H342 - 'êḇâ

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Part of Speech
feminine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
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TWOT Reference: 78a

Strong’s Definitions

אֵיבָה ʼêybâh, ay-baw'; from H340; hostility:—emnity, hatred.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 5x

The KJV translates Strong's H342 in the following manner: enmity (3x), hatred (2x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 5x
The KJV translates Strong's H342 in the following manner: enmity (3x), hatred (2x).
  1. enmity, hatred

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
אֵיבָה ʼêybâh, ay-baw'; from H340; hostility:—emnity, hatred.
STRONGS H342: Abbreviations
אֵיבָה noun feminine enmityי׳ Genesis 3:15 + 2 times; construct אֵיבַת Ezekiel 25:15; Ezekiel 35:5enmity, personal hostility, between men Numbers 35:21, 22 (P), between serpent & woman Genesis 3:15 (J), between peoples אֵיבַת עוֺלָם Ezekiel 25:15; Ezekiel 35:5.
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs


3:15; 3:15


35:21; 35:22


25:15; 25:15; 35:5; 35:5


Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H342 matches the Hebrew אֵיבָה ('êḇâ),
which occurs 5 times in 5 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 3:15 - And I will put enmity between you and the woman, and between your offspring[fn] and hers; he will crush[fn] your head, and you will strike his heel.”
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 35:21 - or if out of enmity one person hits another with their fist so that the other dies, that person is to be put to death; that person is a murderer. The avenger of blood shall put the murderer to death when they meet.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 35:22 - “ ‘But if without enmity someone suddenly pushes another or throws something at them unintentionally
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 25:15 - “This is what the Sovereign LORD says: ‘Because the Philistines acted in vengeance and took revenge with malice in their hearts, and with ancient hostility sought to destroy Judah,
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 35:5 - “ ‘Because you harbored an ancient hostility and delivered the Israelites over to the sword at the time of their calamity, the time their punishment reached its climax,
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