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Lexicon :: Strong's H3847 - lāḇaš

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לָבַשׁ
Transliteration
lāḇaš
Pronunciation
law-bash'
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Part of Speech
verb
Root Word (Etymology)
A primitive root
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TWOT Reference: 1075

Strong’s Definitions

לָבַשׁ lâbash, law-bash'; or לָבֵשׁ lâbêsh; a primitive root; properly, wrap around, i.e. (by implication) to put on a garment or clothe (oneself, or another), literally or figuratively:—(in) apparel, arm, array (self), clothe (self), come upon, put (on, upon), wear.


KJV Translation Count — Total: 112x

The KJV translates Strong's H3847 in the following manner: clothe (51x), put on (22x), put (18x), array (6x), wear (4x), armed (3x), came (3x), apparel (1x), apparelled (1x), clothed them (1x), came upon (1x), variant (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 112x
The KJV translates Strong's H3847 in the following manner: clothe (51x), put on (22x), put (18x), array (6x), wear (4x), armed (3x), came (3x), apparel (1x), apparelled (1x), clothed them (1x), came upon (1x), variant (1x).
  1. to dress, wear, clothe, put on clothing, be clothed

    1. (Qal)

      1. to put on clothes, be clothed, wear

      2. to put on, be clothed with (fig.)

    2. (Pual) to be fully clothed

    3. (Hiphil) to clothe, array with, dress

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
לָבַשׁ lâbash, law-bash'; or לָבֵשׁ lâbêsh; a primitive root; properly, wrap around, i.e. (by implication) to put on a garment or clothe (oneself, or another), literally or figuratively:—(in) apparel, arm, array (self), clothe (self), come upon, put (on, upon), wear.
STRONGS H3847:
לָבֵשׁ לָבַשׁ verb put on (a garment), wear, clothe, be clothed (Late Hebrew id.; Aramaic לָבֵישׁ, bdb052712 Assyrian labâšu; Arabic bdb052713; Ethiopic bdb052714); —
Qal Perfect 3rd person masculine singularלָבֵשׁ Psalm 93:1 (twice in verse), לָבַשׁ Job 7:5 + 2 times, וְלָבַשׁ (consecutive) Leviticus 6:3 + 3 times; suffix וּלְבָשֵׁם (consecutive) Leviticus 16:4; 3rd person feminine singular לָֽבְשָׁה Judges 6:34 + 2 times, etc. (Ezekiel 42:14 read probablyוְלָֽבְשׁוּ Qr, for ילבשׁו Kt, but clause perhaps interpolated, see Co); Imperfect 3rd person masculine singular יִלְבַּשׁ Deuteronomy 22:5 +; suffix וַיִּלְבָּשֵׁנִי Job 29:14 יִלְבָּשָׁם Exodus 29:30; 1st person singular suffix אֶלְבָּשֶׁ֑נָּה Songs 5:3; 3rd person feminine pluralתִּלְבַּשְׁןָ 2 Samuel 13:18, etc.; Imperative masculine singularלְבַשׁ 1 Kings 22:30, etc.;Infinitive absolute לָבוֺשׁ Haggai 1:6; construct לִלְבּשׁ Genesis 28:20; Leviticus 21:10; Participle active plural הַלֹּבְשִׁים Zephaniah 1:8; passive absolute לָבוּשׁ 1 Samuel 17:5; Daniel 10:5; לָבֻשׁ Ezekiel 9:2 + 3 times; construct לְבוּשׁ Daniel 12:6, 7, לְבֻשׁ Ezekiel 9:11 + 3 times; plural construct לְבֻשֵׁי Ezekiel 23:6 + 2 times; —
1. a. literally put on (one's own) garment (accusative) Genesis 38:19; 1 Samuel 28:8; 2 Samuel 14:2; 1 Kings 22:30 2 Chronicles 18:29; Exodus 29:30; Leviticus 6:3; Leviticus 6:4; Leviticus 16:4 (twice in verse); Leviticus 16:23, 24, 32; Leviticus 21:10; Deuteronomy 22:5; Ezekiel 44:17, 19, and so Ezekiel 42:14 Qr (see above), Jonah 3:5; Songs 5:3; Esther 4:1; Esther 5:1; with accusative garment + עַלבְּֿשָׂרוֺ Leviticus 16:3; of putting on armour Jeremiah 46:4; = wear (more or less habitually), with accusative of garment, Isaiah 4:1; Deuteronomy 22:11; Zephaniah 1:8; Zechariah 13:4; of Jerusalem under figure of woman Jeremiah 4:30, of rulers under figure of shepherds Ezekiel 34:3, compare כֵּן תִּלְבַּשְׁןָ 2 Samuel 13:18 (no accusative)
b. very often figurative, put on, be clothed with, with accusative of garment; — לָבַשׁ בְּשָׂרִי רִמָּה Job 7:5 my flesh is clothed (i.e. covered) with worms; of Jerusalem, be clothed with inhabitants Isaiah 49:18; of pasture, with flocks Psalm 65:14; more often the garment is some abstract quality, e.g. righteousness, majesty, beauty, strength, etc.; — וַיִּלְבַּשׁ צְדָקָה כַּשִּׁרְיָן Isaiah 59:17 he (י׳) hath put on righteousness as a breastplate, compare Isaiah 59:17 (vengeance), Psalm 93:1 (majesty), Psalm 93:1 (strength), Psalm 104:1 (honour and majesty), Isaiah 51:9 (strength); also Job 40:10; said of men, 2 Chronicles 6:41 (salvation), Psalm 132:9 (righteousness), Job 29:14 (id.); of Zion Isaiah 52:1 (twice in verse); also in bad sense, clothed with terror, trembling, shame, etc., Ezekiel 7:27; Ezekiel 26:16; Job 8:22; Psalm 35:26; Psalm 109:29, compare Psalm 35:18 (cursing).
c. literally put on, object omitted, נָתַןבֶּ֗֗֗גֶד לִלְבּשׁ Genesis 28:20; Job 27:17; Infinitive absolute לָבוֺשׁ Haggai 1:6 (there is) a clothing, but he has nothing for warmth.
d. once with בְּ, בּוֹ לָבַשׁ אֲשֶׁר ֗֗֗ לְבוּשׁ Esther 6:8.
e. Passive participle, clothed with, chiefly Ezek.; — with accusative of garment, Ezekiel 9:2, 3; Zechariah 3:3; Proverbs 31:21; Daniel 10:5; of wearing armour 1 Samuel 17:5; construct before garment, לְבֻשׁ הַבַּדִּים Ezekiel 9:11; Ezekiel 10:2, 6, 7, compare Ezekiel 23:6, 12; Ezekiel 38:4; Daniel 12:6, 7.
f. figurative: — לָֽבְשָׁה אֶתגִּֿדְע֑וֺן וְרוּחַ י׳ Judges 6:34 and the spirit of י׳ clothed itself with Gideon, i.e. (GFM) took possession of him (compare bdb052801 possessed); so 1 Chronicles 12:18; 2 Chronicles 24:20; צֶדֶק לָבַשְׁתִּי וַיִּלְבָּשֵׁנִי Job 29:14 and it clothed itself in me, as it were, became incarnate in me.
Pu. only Participle plural מְלֻבָּשִׁים arrayed, with accusative of garment 1 Kings 22:10 2 Chronicles 18:9; 5:12; absolute in full apparel Ezra 3:10.
Hiph. Perfect 3rd person masculine singular suffix הִלְבִּישַׁנִי Isaiah 61:10; 3rd person feminine singular הִלְבִּישָׁה Genesis 27:16; 2nd person masculine singular וְהִלְבַּשְׁתָּ֫ Exodus 28:41 + 3 times; suffix וְהִלְבַּשְׁתָּם (consecutive) Exodus 29:8; Numbers 20:26; 1st person singular suffix וְהִלְבַּשְׁתִּיו Isaiah 22:21; 3rd person plural הִלְבִּישׁוּ 2 Chronicles 28:15, וְהִלְבִּשׁוּ (consecutive) Esther 6:9; Imperfect 3rd person masculine singular וַיַּלְבֵּשׁ Genesis 41:42 + 5 times; suffix וַיַּלְבִּשֵׁם Genesis 3:21; Leviticus 8:13; 3rd person feminine singular תַּלְבִּישׁ Proverbs 23:21, etc.; Infinitive absolute הַלְבֵּשׁ Zechariah 3:4; construct הַלְבִּישׁ Esther 4:4; Participle suffix הַמַּלְֽֽֽבִּשְׁכֶם 1 Samuel 1:24; — clothe, array with.
1. usually with 2 accusative,
a. literal וַיּלְבֵּשׁ אֹתוֺ בִּגְדֵישֵֿׁשׁ Genesis 41:42; 2 Samuel 1:24; Isaiah 22:21; Exodus 28:41; Exodus 29:5, 8; Exodus 40:13, 14; Leviticus 8:7, 13; Numbers 20:26, 28; Zechariah 3:4, 5; of clothing Jerusalem under figure of infant Ezekiel 16:10; of putting armour on some one 1 Samuel 17:38 (twice in verse).
b. figurative, Job 10:11 thou hast clothed me with skin and flesh; compare Job 39:19 (quivering of horse's neck); Isaiah 50:3; Isaiah 61:10; Psalm 132:16; Psalm 132:18.
2. with accusative garment only, Genesis 27:16 (+ עַליָֿדָיו); figurative, Proverbs 23:21.
3. with accusative of person only, Genesis 3:21; Genesis 27:15; 2 Chronicles 28:15 (twice in verse); Esther 4:4; Esther 6:9, 11.

See related Aramaic BDB entry H3848.
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs

Genesis

3:21; 3:21; 27:15; 27:16; 27:16; 28:20; 28:20; 38:19; 41:42; 41:42

Exodus

28:41; 28:41; 29:5; 29:8; 29:8; 29:30; 29:30; 40:13; 40:14

Leviticus

6:3; 6:3; 6:4; 8:7; 8:13; 8:13; 16:3; 16:4; 16:4; 16:23; 16:24; 16:32; 21:10; 21:10

Numbers

20:26; 20:26; 20:28

Deuteronomy

22:5; 22:5; 22:11

Judges

6:34; 6:34

1 Samuel

1:24; 17:5; 17:5; 17:38; 28:8

2 Samuel

1:24; 13:18; 13:18; 14:2

1 Kings

22:10; 22:30; 22:30

1 Chronicles

12:18

2 Chronicles

5:12; 6:41; 18:9; 18:29; 24:20; 28:15; 28:15

Ezra

3:10

Esther

4:1; 4:4; 4:4; 5:1; 6:8; 6:9; 6:9; 6:11

Job

7:5; 7:5; 8:22; 10:11; 27:17; 29:14; 29:14; 29:14; 39:19; 40:10

Psalms

35:18; 35:26; 93:1; 93:1; 93:1; 104:1; 109:29; 132:9; 132:16; 132:18

Proverbs

23:21; 23:21; 31:21

Song of Songs

5:3; 5:3

Isaiah

4:1; 22:21; 22:21; 49:18; 50:3; 51:9; 52:1; 59:17; 59:17; 61:10; 61:10

Jeremiah

4:30; 46:4

Ezekiel

7:27; 9:2; 9:2; 9:3; 9:11; 9:11; 10:2; 10:6; 10:7; 16:10; 23:6; 23:6; 23:12; 26:16; 34:3; 38:4; 42:14; 42:14; 44:17; 44:19

Daniel

10:5; 10:5; 12:6; 12:6; 12:7; 12:7

Jonah

3:5

Zephaniah

1:8; 1:8

Haggai

1:6; 1:6

Zechariah

3:3; 3:4; 3:4; 3:5; 13:4

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H3847 matches the Hebrew לָבַשׁ (lāḇaš),
which occurs 111 times in 102 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Page 1 / 3 (Gen 3:21–Job 8:22)

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 3:21 - And the LORD God made garments of skin for Adam and his wife, and clothed H3847 them.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 27:15 - Then Rebekah took the [fn]best garments of her elder son Esau, which were with her in the house, and put H3847 them on H3847 her younger son Jacob.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 27:16 - And she put H3847 the skins of the [fn]young goats on his hands and on the smooth part of his neck.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 28:20 - Jacob also made a vow, saying, “If God will be with me and will keep me on this journey that I [fn]take, and give me [fn]food to eat and garments to wear H3847,
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 38:19 - Then she got up and departed, and [fn]removed her [fn]veil and put H3847 on H3847 her widow’s garments.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 41:42 - Then Pharaoh took off his signet ring from his hand and put it on Joseph’s hand, and clothed H3847 him in garments of fine linen, and put the gold necklace around his neck.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 28:41 - “Then you shall put H3847 them on H3847 Aaron your brother and on his sons with him; and you shall anoint them and [fn]ordain them and consecrate them, so that they may serve Me as priests.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 29:5 - “And you shall take the garments, and put H3847 on H3847 Aaron the tunic and the robe of the ephod, and the ephod and the [fn]breastpiece, and wrap his waist with the skillfully woven band of the ephod;
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 29:8 - “You shall also bring his sons and put H3847 tunics on H3847 them.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 29:30 - “For seven days the one of his sons who is priest in his place shall put H3847 them on H3847 when he enters the tent of meeting to minister in the Holy Place.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 40:13 - “And you shall put H3847 the holy garments on H3847 Aaron and anoint him and consecrate him, so that he may serve as a priest to Me.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 40:14 - “You shall also bring his sons and put H3847 tunics on H3847 them;
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 6:10 - ‘The priest is to put H3847 on H3847 his linen robe, and he shall put H3847 on H3847 linen undergarments next to his [fn]body; and he shall take up the fatty ashes to which the fire [fn]reduces the burnt offering on the altar and place them beside the altar.
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 6:11 - ‘Then he shall take off his garments and put H3847 on H3847 other garments, and carry the fatty ashes outside the camp to a clean place.
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 8:7 - Then he put the tunic on [fn]Aaron and wrapped his waist with the sash, and clothed H3847 him with the robe and put the ephod on him; and he wrapped his waist with the artistic band of the ephod, [fn]with which he fitted it to him.
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 8:13 - Next Moses had Aaron’s sons come near, and he clothed H3847 them with tunics and wrapped their waists with sashes, and bound [fn]caps on them, just as the LORD had commanded Moses.
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 16:4 - “He shall put H3847 on H3847 the holy linen tunic, and the linen undergarments shall be next to his [fn]body, and he shall be wrapped about the waist with the linen sash and the linen turban wound around his forehead (these are holy garments). He shall bathe his [fn]body in water and put H3847 them on H3847.
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 16:23 - “Then Aaron shall come into the tent of meeting and take off the linen garments which he put H3847 on H3847 when he went into the Holy Place, and shall leave them there.
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 16:24 - “And he shall bathe his [fn]body with water in a holy place and put H3847 on H3847 his clothes, and come out and offer his burnt offering and the burnt offering of the people, and make atonement for himself and for the people.
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 16:32 - “So the priest who is anointed and [fn]ordained to serve as priest in his father’s place shall make atonement: he shall put H3847 on H3847 the linen garments, the holy garments,
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 21:10 - ‘The priest who is [fn]highest among his brothers, on whose head the anointing oil has been poured and [fn]who has been consecrated to wear H3847 the garments, shall not [fn]uncover his head nor tear his clothes;
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 20:26 - Then strip Aaron of his garments and put H3847 them on H3847 his son Eleazar. So Aaron will be gathered to his people and will die there.”
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 20:28 - And after Moses stripped Aaron of his garments and put H3847 them on H3847 his son Eleazar, Aaron died there on the mountain top. Then Moses and Eleazar came down from the mountain.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 22:5 - “A woman shall not wear a man’s clothing, nor shall a man put H3847 on H3847 a woman’s clothing; for whoever does these things is an abomination to the LORD your God.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 22:11 - “You shall not wear H3847 a material of wool and linen combined together.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 6:34 - So the Spirit of the LORD [fn]covered H3847 Gideon like H3847 clothing H3847; and he blew a trumpet, and the Abiezrites were called together to follow him.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 17:5 - And he had a bronze helmet on his head, and he wore H3847 scale-armor [fn]which weighed [fn]five thousand shekels of bronze.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 17:38 - Then Saul clothed H3847 David with his military attire and put a bronze helmet on his head, and outfitted H3847 him with armor.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 28:8 - Then Saul disguised himself by putting H3847 on H3847 different clothes, and went, he and two men with him, and they came to the woman by night; and he said, “Consult the spirit for me, please, and bring up for me the one whom I shall [fn]name for you.”
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 1:24 - “Daughters of Israel, weep over Saul,
Who clothed H3847 you in scarlet, with jewelry,
Who put gold jewelry on your apparel.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 13:18 - Now she had on a [fn]long-sleeved garment; for this is how the virgin daughters of the king dressed H3847 themselves in robes. Then his attendant took her out and locked the door behind her.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 14:2 - So Joab sent a messenger to Tekoa and [fn]brought a wise woman from there, and said to her, “Please follow mourning rites, and put H3847 on H3847 mourning garments now, and do not anoint yourself with oil but be like a woman who has been mourning for the dead for many days.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 22:10 - Now the king of Israel and Jehoshaphat the king of Judah were sitting, each on his throne, dressed H3847 in their robes, at the threshing floor at the entrance of the gate of Samaria; and all the prophets were prophesying before them.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 22:30 - And the king of Israel said to Jehoshaphat, “I will disguise myself and go into the battle, but you put H3847 on H3847 your robes.” So the king of Israel disguised himself and went into the battle.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 12:18 - Then the Spirit [fn]covered H3847 Amasai like H3847 clothing H3847, the chief of the thirty; and he said,
We are yours, David,
And are with you, son of Jesse!
Peace, peace to you,
And peace to him who helps you;
Indeed, your God helps you!”
Then David received them and made them [fn]captains of the troops.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 5:12 - and all the Levitical singers, Asaph, Heman, Jeduthun, and their sons and kinsmen, clothed H3847 in fine linen, with cymbals, harps, and lyres, standing east of the altar, and with them 120 priests blowing trumpets
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 6:41 - “Now then arise, LORD God, to Your resting place, You and the ark of Your might; let Your priests, LORD God, be clothed H3847 with salvation, and let Your godly ones rejoice in what is good.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 18:9 - Now the king of Israel and Jehoshaphat the king of Judah were sitting, each on his throne, dressed H3847 in their robes, and they were sitting at the threshing floor at the entrance of the gate of Samaria; and all the prophets were prophesying before them.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 18:29 - And the king of Israel said to Jehoshaphat, “I will disguise myself and go into battle, but you put H3847 on H3847 your robes.” So the king of Israel disguised himself, and they went into battle.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 24:20 - Then the Spirit of God [fn]covered H3847 Zechariah, the son of Jehoiada the priest like H3847 clothing H3847; and he stood above the people and said to them, “This is what God has said, ‘Why do you break the commandments of the LORD and do not prosper? Because you have abandoned the LORD, He has also abandoned you.’”
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 28:15 - Then the men who were designated by name got up, took the captives, and they clothed H3847 all their naked people from the spoils; they gave H3847 them clothes H3847 and sandals, fed them and gave them drink, anointed them with oil, led all their feeble ones on donkeys, and brought them to Jericho, the city of palm trees, to their brothers; then they returned to Samaria.
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 3:10 - Now when the builders had laid the foundation of the temple of the LORD, [fn]the priests stood in H3847 their apparel H3847 with trumpets, and the Levites, the sons of Asaph, with cymbals, to praise the LORD according to the [fn]directions of King David of Israel.
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 4:1 - When Mordecai learned of everything that had been done, [fn]he tore his clothes, put H3847 on H3847 sackcloth and ashes, and went out into the midst of the city and wailed loudly and bitterly.
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 4:4 - Then Esther’s attendants and her eunuchs came and informed her, and the queen was seized by great fear. And she sent garments to clothe H3847 Mordecai so that he would remove his sackcloth from him, but he did not accept them.
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 5:1 - Now it came about on the third day that Esther put H3847 on H3847 her royal robes H3847 and stood in the inner courtyard of the king’s palace in front of the king’s [fn]rooms, and the king was sitting on his royal throne in the [fn]throne room, opposite the entrance to the palace.
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 6:8 - have them bring a royal robe which the king has worn H3847, and the horse on which the king has ridden, and on whose head a royal turban has been placed;
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 6:9 - then order them to hand the robe and the horse over to one of the king’s noble officials, and have them dress H3847 the man whom the king desires to honor, and lead him on horseback through the city square, and proclaim before him, ‘So it shall be done for the man whom the king desires to honor.’”
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 6:11 - So Haman took the robe and the horse, and dressed H3847 Mordecai, and led him on horseback through the city square, and proclaimed before him, “So it shall be done for the man whom the king desires to honor.”
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 7:5 - “My flesh is clothed H3847 with maggots and a crust of dirt,
My skin hardens and [fn]oozes.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 8:22 - “Those who hate you will be clothed H3847 with shame,
And the tent of the wicked will no longer exist.”

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