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Lexicon :: Strong's H3519 - kāḇôḏ

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masculine noun
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TWOT Reference: 943d,943e

Strong’s Definitions

כָּבוֹד kâbôwd, kaw-bode'; rarely כָּבֹד kâbôd; from H3513; properly, weight, but only figuratively in a good sense, splendor or copiousness:—glorious(-ly), glory, honour(-able).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 200x

The KJV translates Strong's H3519 in the following manner: glory (156x), honour (32x), glorious (10x), gloriously (1x), honourable (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 200x
The KJV translates Strong's H3519 in the following manner: glory (156x), honour (32x), glorious (10x), gloriously (1x), honourable (1x).
  1. glory, honour, glorious, abundance

    1. abundance, riches

    2. honour, splendour, glory

    3. honour, dignity

    4. honour, reputation

    5. honour, reverence, glory

    6. glory

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
כָּבוֹד kâbôwd, kaw-bode'; rarely כָּבֹד kâbôd; from H3513; properly, weight, but only figuratively in a good sense, splendor or copiousness:—glorious(-ly), glory, honour(-able).
STRONGS H3519: Abbreviations
† II. כָּבוֺד noun masculineIsaiah 60:1 and †feminineGenesis 49:6 abundance, honour, glory; — כ׳ Joshua 7:19 + 70 times; כָּבֹד Genesis 31:1; Nahum 2:10; construct כְּבוֺד Exodus 16:7 + 62 times; כְּבֹד Proverbs 25:2 (twice in verse); suffix כְּבוֺדִי Genesis 45:13 + 17 times; כְּבֹדִי Genesis 49:6 + 3 times; + 40 times suffixes —
2. honour, splendour, glory, of external condition and circumstances:
a. of men: of Joseph in Egypt Genesis 45:18 (E); of Job Job 19:9; Job 29:20; of Ephraim Hosea 9:11, Samaria Hosea 10:5; עשֶׁר וְכָכוֺד wealth and splendour 1 Chronicles 29:12, 28; 2 Chronicles 17:5; 18:1; 32:27; Proverbs 3:16; Proverbs 8:18; Proverbs 22:4; עשֶׁר (וּ)נְכָסִים וְכ׳ 2 Chronicles 1:11, 12 = גם כ׳ גם ע׳ 1 Kings 3:13; Ecclesiastes 6:2; || עשֶׁר Proverbs 11:16; man was crowned with וְהָדָר כ׳ at his creation, Psalm 8:6; the king is given כ׳ || הוֺד וְהָדָר Psalm 21:6.
b. of things, עָשְׁרוֺ כ׳ Esther 5:11 splendour of his wealth, of a throne 1 Samuel 2:8 (poem), Isaiah 22:23; Jeremiah 14:21; Jeremiah 17:12; a kingdom Esther 1:4; chariots Isaiah 22:18; priestly robes Exodus 28:2, 40 (P); Lebanon Isaiah 35:2; Isaiah 60:13; forest Isaiah 10:18 (figurative of royal might); trees Ezekiel 31:18; temple Haggai 2:3, 9; restored holy land Psalm 84:12; Isaiah 4:2, 5; Jerusalem Isaiah 62:2.
c. of God, glory, (1) in historic theophanies: to Moses Exodus 33:18, 22 (J); || אֹתֹת Numbers 14:22 (JE); || גָּדְלוֺ Deuteronomy 5:21. P uses יהוה כ׳ for theophanies of the Exodus Exodus 16:7, 10; Exodus 24:16, 17; Exodus 40:34, 35; Leviticus 9:6, 23; Numbers 14:10; Numbers 16:19; Numbers 17:7; Numbers 20:6, compare 2 Chronicles 5:14 = 1 Kings 8:11; 2 Chronicles 7:1, 2, 3; so Ezekiel, Ezekiel 1:28; Ezekiel 3:12, 23; Ezekiel 10:4 (twice in verse); Ezekiel 10:18; Ezekiel 11:23; Ezekiel 43:4, 5; Ezekiel 44:4; with the variation אֱלֹהֵי יִשְׂרָאֵל כ׳ Ezekiel 8:4; Ezekiel 9:3; Ezekiel 10:19; Ezekiel 11:22; Ezekiel 43:2, and הַכָּבוֺד Ezekiel 3:23; the sacred tent was sanctified by the Glory Exodus 29:43 (P), and the temple was מְקוֺם מִשְׁכַּן כ׳ Psalm 26:8; when the ark was captured, the Glory went into exile from Israel 1 Samuel 4:21, 22. (2) in historic and ideal manifestations to the pious mind Yahweh's, name is a name of glory Psalm 72:19; Nehemiah 9:5; his eyes eyes of glory Isaiah 3:8; in the temple his glory is seen Psalm 63:3; it is על השׁמים Psalm 113:4; על כל הארץ Psalm 57:6; Psalm 57:12; in a thunderstorm he is אֵל הַכָּבוֺד Psalm 29:3; his glory is לְעוֺלָם Psalm 104:31; it is great Psalm 138:5; above all the earth Psalm 108:6; the whole earth is full of it Isaiah 6:3 the heavens are declaring כְּבוֺד אֵל Psalm 19:2; with reference to the divine reign הֲדַר מַלְכוּתוֺ כּ׳, Psalm 145:12; הֲדַר כ׳ הוֺדֶ֑ךָ Psalm 145:5. (3) he is מֶלֶךְ הַכָּבוֺד Psalm 24:7; Psalm 24:8; Psalm 24:9; Psalm 24:10 (twice in verse); he will appear in his glory Psalm 102:17, his glory will be revealed in a march through the wilderness to the holy land Isaiah 40:5, the land will see it Isaiah 35:2, shine with it Ezekiel 43:3, and it will dwell in the land Psalm 85:10; it will be to the rearward of Israel Isaiah 58:8; it will arise and be seen upon Jerusalem Isaiah 60:1, 2; Yahweh will be the glory in the midst of her Zechariah 2:9; the temple will be filled with it Haggai 2:7; the earth will be filled with a knowledge of it Habakkuk 2:14, and with it Numbers 14:21 (JE) Psalm 72:19; it will be declared among the nations and all will see it Isaiah 66:18, 19 (twice in verse); Psalm 97:6 and peoples and kings revere it Psalm 102:16; Isaiah 59:19; י׳ will reign before his elders in glory Isaiah 24:23; the resting-place of the Messiah will be כָּבוֺד Isaiah 11:10.
3. honour, dignity of position מנע מִכּ׳ withhold from honour Numbers 24:11 (E); ירד מִכּ׳ descend from Jeremiah 48:18; שׁלח אחר כ׳ send after Zechariah 2:12; רוּם בכ׳ Psalm 112:9; שׁכב בכ׳ Isaiah 14:18; תמך כ׳ Proverbs 29:23; יַרְבֶּה כ׳ Daniel 11:39; לקח כ׳ take me to honour Psalm 73:24; not becoming to fools Proverbs 26:1; לפני כ׳ ענוה before honour (goeth) humility Proverbs 15:33; Proverbs 18:22; antithesis קלון Hosea 4:7; Habakkuk 2:16; Proverbs 3:35, קִיִקָלוֺן Habakkuk 2:16; כָּבוֺד is used as collective, of honoured men, dignitaries, nobility כבוד ישׂראל Micah 1:15; elsewhere as construct before various nations or with suffixes only Isaiah 5:13; Isaiah 8:7; Isaiah 10:16; Isaiah 16:14; Isaiah 17:3, 4; Isaiah 21:16; Isaiah 22:24.
4. honour, reputation, of character, of man וְלֹאלְֿךָ לְכ׳ 2 Chronicles 26:18 neither will it be for thine honour; || חכמה Ecclesiastes 10:1; צדקה Proverbs 21:21; antith. כְּלִמָּה Psalm 4:3; וְחֵקֶר כְּבֹדָם כָּבוֺד Proverbs 25:27 and searching out of their glory is (not) glory לאישׁ כ׳ Proverbs 20:3; אֱלֹהִים כ׳ מְלָכִים חֲקֹר דָּבָר הַסְתֵּר דָּבָר וכ׳ Proverbs 25:2 the honour of God is to conceal a thing, but the honour of kings is to search out a thing.
5. my honour, poetic of the seat of honour in the inner man, the noblest part of man || נפשׁי Genesis 49:6 (poem) Psalm 7:6; לִבִּי Psalm 16:9; Psalm 108:2; it is called upon to זמּר Psalm 30:13 (read כְּבוֺדִי for כָּבוֺד); עוּרָה Psalm 57:9.
6. honour, reverence, glory, as due to one or ascribed to one:
a. of men, due to a father Malachi 1:6; honour done to David by Nathan's prophecy 1 Chronicles 17:18; לְ עשׂה כ׳ 2 Chronicles 32:33 do honour to; לְ נתן כ׳ Proverbs 26:8; || ישׁע Psalm 62:8.
b. of God, כְּבוֺדִי the honour due to me (Yahweh) Isaiah 42:8; Isaiah 43:7; Isaiah 48:11 שְׁמֶ֑ךָ כ׳ Psalm 79:9; לְ נתן כ׳ 1 Samuel 6:5; Jeremiah 13:16; Malachi 2:2; Psalm 115:1; לְ שׂים כ׳ Joshua 7:19 (J), Isaiah 42:12; שׂים כ׳ תהלתוֺ Psalm 66:2; ועז לְ יהב כ׳ Psalm 29:1; Psalm 96:7 = 1 Chronicles 16:28; שְׁמוֺ לְ יהב כ׳ Psalm 29:2; Psalm 96:8 = 1 Chronicles 16:29; שְׁמוֺ זמּר כ׳ Psalm 66:2; בגוים כבודו ספּר Psalm 96:3 = 1 Chronicles 16:24; אמר מלכותך כ׳ Psalm 145:11; נתן כבודי בגוים Ezekiel 39:21; אֹמֵר כָּבוֺד Psalm 29:9 say Glory; יִעְלְזוּ בְּכ׳ exult with (ascriptions of) glory Psalm 149:5.
7. glory as the object of honour, reverence and glorifying, כְּבוֺדִי Psalm 3:4 my glory (the one whom I glorify); כְּבוֺדָם Psalm 106:20 their glory; כְּבוֺדוֺ Jeremiah 2:11.
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs


31:1; 31:1; 45:13; 45:18; 49:6; 49:6; 49:6


16:7; 16:7; 16:10; 24:16; 24:17; 28:2; 28:40; 29:43; 33:18; 33:22; 40:34; 40:35


9:6; 9:23


14:10; 14:21; 14:22; 16:19; 17:7; 20:6; 24:11




7:19; 7:19

1 Samuel

2:8; 4:21; 4:22; 6:5

1 Kings

3:13; 8:11

1 Chronicles

16:24; 16:28; 16:29; 17:18; 29:12; 29:28

2 Chronicles

1:11; 1:12; 5:14; 7:1; 7:2; 7:3; 17:5; 18:1; 26:18; 32:27; 32:33




1:4; 5:11


19:9; 29:20


3:4; 4:3; 7:6; 8:6; 16:9; 19:2; 21:6; 24:7; 24:8; 24:9; 24:10; 26:8; 29:1; 29:2; 29:3; 29:9; 49:17; 49:18; 57:6; 57:9; 62:8; 63:3; 66:2; 66:2; 72:19; 72:19; 73:24; 79:9; 84:12; 85:10; 96:3; 96:7; 96:8; 97:6; 102:16; 102:17; 104:31; 106:20; 108:2; 108:6; 112:9; 113:4; 115:1; 138:5; 145:5; 145:11; 145:12; 149:5


3:16; 3:35; 8:18; 11:16; 15:33; 18:22; 20:3; 21:21; 22:4; 25:2; 25:2; 25:27; 26:1; 26:8; 29:23


6:2; 10:1


3:8; 4:2; 4:5; 5:13; 6:3; 8:7; 10:3; 10:16; 10:18; 11:10; 14:18; 16:14; 17:3; 17:4; 21:16; 22:18; 22:23; 22:24; 24:23; 35:2; 35:2; 40:5; 42:8; 42:12; 43:7; 48:11; 58:8; 59:19; 60:1; 60:1; 60:2; 60:13; 61:6; 62:2; 66:11; 66:12; 66:18; 66:19


2:11; 13:16; 14:21; 17:12; 48:18


1:28; 3:12; 3:23; 3:23; 8:4; 9:3; 10:4; 10:18; 10:19; 11:22; 11:23; 31:18; 39:21; 43:2; 43:3; 43:4; 43:5; 44:4




4:7; 9:11; 10:5




2:10; 2:10


2:14; 2:16; 2:16


2:3; 2:7; 2:9


2:9; 2:12


1:6; 2:2

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H3519 matches the Hebrew כָּבוֹד (kāḇôḏ),
which occurs 200 times in 189 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Page 1 / 4 (Gen 31:1–Est 1:4)

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 31:1 - Now [fn]Jacob heard the words of Laban’s sons, saying, “Jacob has taken away all that was our father’s, and from what belonged to our father he has made all this [fn]wealth.” H3519
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 45:13 - “Now you must tell my father of all my splendor H3519 in Egypt, and all that you have seen; and you must hurry and bring my father down here.”
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 49:6 - “Let my soul not enter into their council;
Let not my glory H3519 be united with their assembly;
Because in their anger they slew [fn]men,
And in their self-will they lamed [fn]oxen.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 16:7 - and in the morning [fn]you will see the glory H3519 of the LORD, for He hears your grumblings against the LORD; and what are we, that you grumble against us?”
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 16:10 - It came about as Aaron spoke to the whole congregation of the sons of Israel, that they [fn]looked toward the wilderness, and behold, the glory H3519 of the LORD appeared in the cloud.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 24:16 - The glory H3519 of the LORD [fn]rested on Mount Sinai, and the cloud covered it for six days; and on the seventh day He called to Moses from the midst of the cloud.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 24:17 - And to the eyes of the sons of Israel the appearance of the glory H3519 of the LORD was like a consuming fire on the mountain top.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 28:2 - “You shall make holy garments for Aaron your brother, for glory H3519 and for beauty.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 28:40 - “For Aaron’s sons you shall make tunics; you shall also make sashes for them, and you shall make [fn]caps for them, for glory H3519 and for beauty.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 29:43 - “I will meet there with the sons of Israel, and it shall be consecrated by My glory. H3519
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 33:18 - Then [fn]Moses said, “I pray You, show me Your glory!” H3519
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 33:22 - and it will come about, while My glory H3519 is passing by, that I will put you in the cleft of the rock and cover you with My hand until I have passed by.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 40:34 - Then the cloud covered the tent of meeting, and the glory H3519 of the LORD filled the tabernacle.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 40:35 - Moses was not able to enter the tent of meeting because the cloud had settled on it, and the glory H3519 of the LORD filled the tabernacle.
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 9:6 - Moses said, “This is the thing which the LORD has commanded you to do, that the glory H3519 of the LORD may appear to you.”
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 9:23 - Moses and Aaron went into the tent of meeting. When they came out and blessed the people, the glory H3519 of the LORD appeared to all the people.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 14:10 - But all the congregation said to stone them with stones. Then the glory H3519 of the LORD appeared in the tent of meeting to all the sons of Israel.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 14:21 - but indeed, as I live, [fn]all the earth will be filled with the glory H3519 of the LORD.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 14:22 - “Surely all the men who have seen My glory H3519 and My signs which I performed in Egypt and in the wilderness, yet have put Me to the test these ten times and have not listened to My voice,
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 16:19 - Thus Korah assembled all the congregation against them at the doorway of the tent of meeting. And the glory H3519 of the LORD appeared to all the congregation.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 16:42 - It came about, however, when the congregation had assembled against Moses and Aaron, that they turned toward the tent of meeting, and behold, the cloud covered it and the glory H3519 of the LORD appeared.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 20:6 - Then Moses and Aaron came in from the presence of the assembly to the doorway of the tent of meeting and fell on their faces. Then the glory H3519 of the LORD appeared to them;
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 24:11 - “Therefore, [fn]flee to your place now. I said I would honor you greatly, but behold, the LORD has held you back from honor.” H3519
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 5:24 - “You said, ‘Behold, the LORD our God has shown us His glory H3519 and His greatness, and we have heard His voice from the midst of the fire; we have seen today that God speaks with man, yet he lives.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 7:19 - Then Joshua said to Achan, “My son, I implore you, give glory H3519 to the LORD, the God of Israel, and give praise to Him; and tell me now what you have done. Do not hide it from me.”
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 2:8 - “He raises the poor from the dust,
He lifts the needy from the ash heap
To make them sit with nobles,
And inherit a seat of honor; H3519
For the pillars of the earth are the LORDS,
And He set the world on them.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 4:21 - And she called the boy [fn]Ichabod, saying, “The glory H3519 has departed from Israel,” because the ark of God was taken and because of her father-in-law and her husband.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 4:22 - She said, “The glory H3519 has departed from Israel, for the ark of God was taken.”
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 6:5 - “So you shall make likenesses of your tumors and likenesses of your mice that ravage the land, and you shall give glory H3519 to the God of Israel; perhaps He will ease His hand from you, your gods, and your land.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 3:13 - “I have also given you what you have not asked, both riches and honor, H3519 so that there will not be any among the kings like you all your days.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 8:11 - so that the priests could not stand to minister because of the cloud, for the glory H3519 of the LORD filled the house of the LORD.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 16:24 - Tell of His glory H3519 among the nations,
His wonderful deeds among all the peoples.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 16:28 - Ascribe to the LORD, O families of the peoples,
Ascribe to the LORD glory H3519 and strength.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 16:29 - Ascribe to the LORD the glory H3519 due His name;
Bring an [fn]offering, and come before Him;
Worship the LORD in [fn]holy array.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 17:18 - “What more can David still say to You concerning the honor H3519 bestowed on Your servant? For You know Your servant.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 29:12 - “Both riches and honor H3519 come from You, and You rule over all, and in Your hand is power and might; and it lies in Your hand to make great and to strengthen everyone.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 29:28 - Then he died in a [fn]ripe old age, full of days, riches and honor; H3519 and his son Solomon reigned in his place.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 1:11 - God said to Solomon, “Because [fn]you had this in mind, and did not ask for riches, wealth or honor, H3519 or the life of those who hate you, nor have you even asked for long life, but you have asked for yourself wisdom and knowledge that you may rule My people over whom I have made you king,
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 1:12 - wisdom and knowledge have been granted to you. And I will give you riches and wealth and honor, H3519 [fn]such as none of the kings who were before you has possessed nor those who will [fn]come after you.”
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 5:14 - so that the priests could not stand to minister because of the cloud, for the glory H3519 of the LORD filled the house of God.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 7:1 - Now when Solomon had finished praying, fire came down from heaven and consumed the burnt offering and the sacrifices, and the glory H3519 of the LORD filled the house.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 7:2 - The priests could not enter into the house of the LORD because the glory H3519 of the LORD filled the LORDS house.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 7:3 - All the sons of Israel, seeing the fire come down and the glory H3519 of the LORD upon the house, bowed down on the pavement with their faces to the ground, and they worshiped and gave praise to the LORD, saying, “Truly He is good, truly His lovingkindness is everlasting.”
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 17:5 - So the LORD established the kingdom in his [fn]control, and all Judah brought tribute to Jehoshaphat, and he had great riches and honor. H3519
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 18:1 - Now Jehoshaphat had great riches and honor; H3519 and he allied himself by marriage with Ahab.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 26:18 - They opposed Uzziah the king and said to him, “It is not for you, Uzziah, to burn incense to the LORD, but for the priests, the sons of Aaron who are consecrated to burn incense. Get out of the sanctuary, for you have been unfaithful and will have no honor H3519 from the LORD God.”
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 32:27 - Now Hezekiah had immense riches and honor; H3519 and he made for himself treasuries for silver, gold, precious stones, spices, shields and all kinds of valuable articles,
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 32:33 - So Hezekiah slept with his fathers, and they buried him in the [fn]upper section of the tombs of the sons of David; and all Judah and the inhabitants of Jerusalem honored H3519 him at his death. And his son Manasseh became king in his place.
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 9:5 - Then the Levites, Jeshua, Kadmiel, Bani, Hashabneiah, Sherebiah, Hodiah, Shebaniah and Pethahiah, said, “Arise, bless the LORD your God forever and ever!
O may Your glorious H3519 name be blessed
And exalted above all blessing and praise!
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 1:4 - [fn]And he displayed the riches of his royal glory H3519 and the splendor of his great majesty for many days, 180 days.

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