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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 Jacob heard the words of Laban’s sons, saying, “Jacob has taken away all that was our father’s, and from what was our father’s he has acquired all this wealth.”
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 45:13 - “So you shall tell my father of all my glory in Egypt, and of all that you have seen; and you shall hurry and bring my father down here.”
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 49:6 - Let not my soul enter their council;
Let not my honor be united to their assembly;
For in their anger they slew a man,
And in their self-will they hamstrung an ox.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 16:7 - “And in the morning you shall see the glory of the LORD; for He hears your complaints against the LORD. But what are we, that you complain against us?”
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 16:10 - Now it came to pass, as Aaron spoke to the whole congregation of the children of Israel, that they looked toward the wilderness, and behold, the glory of the LORD appeared in the cloud.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 24:16 - Now the glory of the LORD rested on Mount Sinai, and the cloud covered it six days. And on the seventh day He called to Moses out of the midst of the cloud.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 24:17 - The sight of the glory of the LORD was like a consuming fire on the top of the mountain in the eyes of the children of Israel.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 28:2 - “And you shall make holy garments for Aaron your brother, for glory and for beauty.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 28:40 - “For Aaron’s sons you shall make tunics, and you shall make sashes for them. And you shall make hats for them, for glory and beauty.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 29:43 - “And there I will meet with the children of Israel, and the tabernacle shall be sanctified by My glory.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 33:18 - And he said, “Please, show me Your glory.”
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 33:22 - “So it shall be, while My glory passes by, that I will put you in the cleft of the rock, and will cover you with My hand while I pass by.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 40:34 - Then the cloud covered the tabernacle of meeting, and the glory of the LORD filled the tabernacle.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 40:35 - And Moses was not able to enter the tabernacle of meeting, because the cloud rested above it, and the glory of the LORD filled the tabernacle.
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 9:6 - Then Moses said, “This is the thing which the LORD commanded you to do, and the glory of the LORD will appear to you.”
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 9:23 - And Moses and Aaron went into the tabernacle of meeting, and came out and blessed the people. Then the glory of the LORD appeared to all the people,
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 14:10 - And all the congregation said to stone them with stones. Now the glory of the LORD appeared in the tabernacle of meeting before all the children of Israel.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 14:21 - “but truly, as I live, all the earth shall be filled with the glory of the LORD
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 14:22 - “because all these men who have seen My glory and the signs which I did in Egypt and in the wilderness, and have put Me to the test now these ten times, and have not heeded My voice,
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 16:19 - And Korah gathered all the congregation against them at the door of the tabernacle of meeting. Then the glory of the LORD appeared to all the congregation.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 16:42 - Now it happened, when the congregation had gathered against Moses and Aaron, that they turned toward the tabernacle of meeting; and suddenly the cloud covered it, and the glory of the LORD appeared.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 20:6 - So Moses and Aaron went from the presence of the assembly to the door of the tabernacle of meeting, and they fell on their faces. And the glory of the LORD appeared to them.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 24:11 - “Now therefore, flee to your place. I said I would greatly honor you, but in fact, the LORD has kept you back from honor.”
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 5:24 - “And you said: ‘Surely the LORD our God has shown us His glory and His greatness, and we have heard His voice from the midst of the fire. We have seen this day that God speaks with man; yet he still lives.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 7:19 - Now Joshua said to Achan, “My son, I beg you, give glory to the LORD God of Israel, and make confession 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
And lifts the beggar from the ash heap,
To set them among princes
And make them inherit the throne of glory.

“For the pillars of the earth are the LORD’s,
And He has set the world upon them.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 4:21 - Then she named the child Ichabod,[fn] saying, “The glory has departed from Israel!” because the ark of God had been captured and because of her father-in-law and her husband.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 4:22 - And she said, “The glory has departed from Israel, for the ark of God has been captured.”
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 6:5 - “Therefore you shall make images of your tumors and images of your rats that ravage the land, and you shall give glory to the God of Israel; perhaps He will lighten His hand from you, from your gods, and from your land.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 3:13 - “And I have also given you what you have not asked: both riches and honor, so that there shall not be anyone like you among the kings all your days.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 8:11 - so that the priests could not continue ministering because of the cloud; for the glory of the LORD filled the house of the LORD.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 16:24 - Declare His glory among the nations,
His wonders among all peoples.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 16:28 - Give to the LORD, O families of the peoples,
Give to the LORD glory and strength.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 16:29 - Give to the LORD the glory due His name;
Bring an offering, and come before Him.
Oh, worship the LORD in the beauty of holiness!
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 17:18 - “What more can David say to You for the honor of Your servant? For You know Your servant.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 29:12 - Both riches and honor come from You,
And You reign over all.
In Your hand is power and might;
In Your hand it is to make great
And to give strength to all.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 29:28 - So he died in a good old age, full of days and riches and honor; and Solomon his son reigned in his place.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 1:11 - Then God said to Solomon: “Because this was in your heart, and you have not asked riches or wealth or honor or the life of your enemies, nor have you asked long life—but have asked wisdom and knowledge for yourself, that you may judge My people over whom I have made you king—
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 1:12 - “wisdom and knowledge are granted to you; and I will give you riches and wealth and honor, such as none of the kings have had who were before you, nor shall any after you have the like.”
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 5:14 - so that the priests could not continue ministering because of the cloud; for the glory of the LORD filled the house of God.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 7:1 - When Solomon had finished praying, fire came down from heaven and consumed the burnt offering and the sacrifices; and the glory of the LORD filled the temple.[fn]
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 7:2 - And the priests could not enter the house of the LORD, because the glory of the LORD had filled the LORD’s house.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 7:3 - When all the children of Israel saw how the fire came down, and the glory of the LORD on the temple, they bowed their faces to the ground on the pavement, and worshiped and praised the LORD, saying:

“For He is good,
For His mercy endures forever.”[fn]
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 17:5 - Therefore the LORD established the kingdom in his hand; and all Judah gave presents to Jehoshaphat, and he had riches and honor in abundance.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 18:1 - Jehoshaphat had riches and honor in abundance; and by marriage he allied himself with Ahab.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 26:18 - And they withstood King Uzziah, 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 trespassed! You shall have no honor from the LORD God.”
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 32:27 - Hezekiah had very great riches and honor. And he made himself treasuries for silver, for gold, for precious stones, for spices, for shields, and for all kinds of desirable items;
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 32:33 - So Hezekiah rested with his fathers, and they buried him in the upper tombs of the sons of David; and all Judah and the inhabitants of Jerusalem honored him at his death. Then Manasseh his son reigned in his place.
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 9:5 - And the Levites, Jeshua, Kadmiel, Bani, Hashabniah, Sherebiah, Hodijah, Shebaniah, and Pethahiah, said:

“Stand up and bless the LORD your God
Forever and ever!

“Blessed be Your glorious name,
Which is exalted above all blessing and praise!
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 1:4 - when he showed the riches of his glorious kingdom and the splendor of his excellent majesty for many days, one hundred and eighty days in all.

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