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Lexicon :: Strong's H400 - 'ōḵel

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masculine noun
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TWOT Reference: 85a

Strong’s Definitions

אֹכֶל ʼôkel, o'-kel; from H398; food:—eating, food, meal(-time), meat, prey, victuals.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 44x

The KJV translates Strong's H400 in the following manner: meat (18x), food (16x), eating (4x), victuals (3x), prey (2x), mealtime (with H6256) (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 44x
The KJV translates Strong's H400 in the following manner: meat (18x), food (16x), eating (4x), victuals (3x), prey (2x), mealtime (with H6256) (1x).
  1. food

    1. cereal

    2. meat

  2. food supply

  3. meal, dinner

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
אֹכֶל ʼôkel, o'-kel; from H398; food:—eating, food, meal(-time), meat, prey, victuals.
STRONGS H400: Abbreviations
אֹ֫כֶל 40 noun masculineGenesis 41:36 food (Arabic أُكْلً, Aramaic אוּכְלָא, HkuvA, Assyrian akalu DlW, Ethiopic አክል፡) — א׳ absolute Genesis 41:35 +; construct Genesis 41:35, 48; suffix אָכְלֶ֑ךָ Leviticus 25:37; אָכְלו Malachi 1:12, etc.; — Hexateuch mostly J E D, not Ezekiel — food, food-supply, especially cereals of store in Egypt Genesis 41:35 (twice in verse) + 12 times Genesis 41-44; Genesis 47:24; compare Genesis 14:11(JE); also Leviticus 11:34; Leviticus 25:37 (P) Deuteronomy 2:6, 28 (D); נֶשֶׁךְ א׳ usury of food Deuteronomy 23:20 (D) (|| כֶּסֶף נ׳, etc.); לְעֵת הָאֹבֶל at meal-time Ruth 2:14; in poetry + 17 times; — food Psalm 107:18; of offerings Malachi 1:12; particular food Job 12:11 (as tasted); Job 36:31 (as given by God) so Psalm 145:15; לְהָשִׁיב נָפֶ֑שׁ א׳ Lamentations 1:11 compare Lamentations 1:19; especially cereals Proverbs 13:23; Joel 1:16; Habakkuk 3:17; but also flesh Psalm 78:18; Psalm 78:30; of food (prey) of wild animals Psalm 104:21 (|| טרף) Psalm 104:27; of prey of eagles Job 9:26; Job 39:29; ravens Job 38:41.
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs


14:11; 41; 41:35; 41:35; 41:35; 41:36; 41:48; 42; 43; 44; 47:24


11:34; 25:37; 25:37


2:6; 2:28; 23:20




9:26; 12:11; 36:31; 38:41; 39:29


78:18; 78:30; 104:21; 104:27; 107:18; 145:15




1:11; 1:19






1:12; 1:12


Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H400 matches the Hebrew אֹכֶל ('ōḵel),
which occurs 44 times in 41 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 14:11 - And they took all the goods of Sodom and Gomorrah, and all their victuals, H400 and went their way.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 41:35 - And let them gather all the food H400 of those good years that come, and lay up corn under the hand of Pharaoh, and let them keep food H400 in the cities.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 41:36 - And that food H400 shall be for store to the land against the seven years of famine, which shall be in the land of Egypt; that the land perish not through the famine.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 41:48 - And he gathered up all the food H400 of the seven years, which were in the land of Egypt, and laid up the food H400 in the cities: the food H400 of the field, which was round about every city, laid he up in the same.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 42:7 - And Joseph saw his brethren, and he knew them, but made himself strange unto them, and spake roughly unto them; and he said unto them, Whence come ye? And they said, From the land of Canaan to buy food. H400
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 42:10 - And they said unto him, Nay, my lord, but to buy food H400 are thy servants come.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 43:2 - And it came to pass, when they had eaten up the corn which they had brought out of Egypt, their father said unto them, Go again, buy us a little food. H400
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 43:4 - If thou wilt send our brother with us, we will go down and buy thee food: H400
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 43:20 - And said, O sir, we came indeed down at the first time to buy food: H400
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 43:22 - And other money have we brought down in our hands to buy food: H400 we cannot tell who put our money in our sacks.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 44:1 - And he commanded the steward of his house, saying, Fill the men's sacks with food, H400 as much as they can carry, and put every man's money in his sack's mouth.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 44:25 - And our father said, Go again, and buy us a little food. H400
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 47:24 - And it shall come to pass in the increase, that ye shall give the fifth part unto Pharaoh, and four parts shall be your own, for seed of the field, and for your food, H400 and for them of your households, and for food for your little ones.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 12:4 - And if the household be too little for the lamb, let him and his neighbour next unto his house take it according to the number of the souls; every man according to his eating H400 shall make your count for the lamb.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 16:16 - This is the thing which the LORD hath commanded, Gather of it every man according to his eating, H400 an omer for every man, according to the number of your persons; take ye every man for them which are in his tents.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 16:18 - And when they did mete it with an omer, he that gathered much had nothing over, and he that gathered little had no lack; they gathered every man according to his eating. H400
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 16:21 - And they gathered it every morning, every man according to his eating: H400 and when the sun waxed hot, it melted.
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 11:34 - Of all meat H400 which may be eaten, that on which such water cometh shall be unclean: and all drink that may be drunk in every such vessel shall be unclean.
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 25:37 - Thou shalt not give him thy money upon usury, nor lend him thy victuals H400 for increase.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 2:6 - Ye shall buy meat H400 of them for money, that ye may eat; and ye shall also buy water of them for money, that ye may drink.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 2:28 - Thou shalt sell me meat H400 for money, that I may eat; and give me water for money, that I may drink: only I will pass through on my feet;
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 23:19 - Thou shalt not lend upon usury to thy brother; usury of money, usury of victuals, H400 usury of any thing that is lent upon usury:
Unchecked Copy BoxRth 2:14 - And Boaz said unto her, At mealtime H400 come thou hither, and eat of the bread, and dip thy morsel in the vinegar. And she sat beside the reapers: and he reached her parched corn, and she did eat, and was sufficed, and left.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 9:26 - They are passed away as the swift ships: as the eagle that hasteth to the prey. H400
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 12:11 - Doth not the ear try words? and the mouth taste his meat? H400
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 20:21 - There shall none of his meat H400 be left; therefore shall no man look for his goods.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 36:31 - For by them judgeth he the people; he giveth meat H400 in abundance.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 38:41 - Who provideth for the raven his food? when his young ones cry unto God, they wander for lack of meat. H400
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 39:29 - From thence she seeketh the prey, H400 and her eyes behold afar off.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 78:18 - And they tempted God in their heart by asking meat H400 for their lust.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 78:30 - They were not estranged from their lust. But while their meat H400 was yet in their mouths,
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 104:21 - The young lions roar after their prey, and seek their meat H400 from God.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 104:27 - These wait all upon thee; that thou mayest give them their meat H400 in due season.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 107:18 - Their soul abhorreth all manner of meat; H400 and they draw near unto the gates of death.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 145:15 - The eyes of all wait upon thee; and thou givest them their meat H400 in due season.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 13:23 - Much food H400 is in the tillage of the poor: but there is that is destroyed for want of judgment.
Unchecked Copy BoxLam 1:11 - All her people sigh, they seek bread; they have given their pleasant things for meat H400 to relieve the soul: see, O LORD, and consider; for I am become vile.
Unchecked Copy BoxLam 1:19 - I called for my lovers, but they deceived me: my priests and mine elders gave up the ghost in the city, while they sought their meat H400 to relieve their souls.
Unchecked Copy BoxJoe 1:16 - Is not the meat H400 cut off before our eyes, yea, joy and gladness from the house of our God?
Unchecked Copy BoxHab 3:17 - Although the fig tree shall not blossom, neither shall fruit be in the vines; the labour of the olive shall fail, and the fields shall yield no meat; H400 the flock shall be cut off from the fold, and there shall be no herd in the stalls:
Unchecked Copy BoxMal 1:12 - But ye have profaned it, in that ye say, The table of the LORD is polluted; and the fruit thereof, even his meat, H400 is contemptible.
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