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Lexicon :: Strong's H5011 - nōḇ

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Part of Speech
proper locative noun
Root Word (Etymology)
The same as נִיב (H5108)
Strong’s Definitions

נֹב Nôb, nobe; the same as H5108; fruit; Nob, a place in Palestine:—Nob.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 6x

The KJV translates Strong's H5011 in the following manner: Nob (6x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 6x
The KJV translates Strong's H5011 in the following manner: Nob (6x).
  1. Nob = "high place"

    1. a priestly city in the Benjamin situated on some eminence north but near Jerusalem

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
נֹב Nôb, nobe; the same as H5108; fruit; Nob, a place in Palestine:—Nob.
STRONGS H5011: Abbreviations
נֹב proper name, of a location
1. ancient priestly city 1 Samuel 22:19 compare 1 Samuel 22:11 with ה locative נֹ֫בֶה (Ges§ 90, 2 near the end), 1 Samuel 21:2; 1 Samuel 22:9; Greek Version of the LXX Νομβα, Νομμα, Νοβα, etc.; perhaps = נְבוֺ (which see) Ezra 2:29 = Nehemiah 7:33; Ezra 10:43, Greek Version of the LXX Ναβσυ, Ναβια, etc. Site dubious; on Jerome's identification with Nobe near Lydda compare BuhlGeogr. 189; a Bēt Nūbā lies approximately 13 miles west-northwest from Jerusalem, approximately 10 miles southeast from Lydda.
2. Isaiah 10:32 just north of Jerusalem, station in (ideal) Assyrian march; compare Nehemiah 11:32 (inhabitants by Benjamites); perhaps = 12 Samuel 21:6 read גֹּב (which see above)
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs

1 Samuel

21:2; 22:9; 22:11; 22:19

2 Samuel



2:29; 10:43


7:33; 11:32




Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H5011 matches the Hebrew נֹב (nōḇ),
which occurs 6 times in 6 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 21:1 - Then came David to Nob H5011 to Ahimelech the priest: and Ahimelech was afraid at the meeting of David, and said unto him, Why art thou alone, and no man with thee?
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 22:9 - Then answered Doeg the Edomite, which was set over the servants of Saul, and said, I saw the son of Jesse coming to Nob, H5011 to Ahimelech the son of Ahitub.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 22:11 - Then the king sent to call Ahimelech the priest, the son of Ahitub, and all his father's house, the priests that were in Nob: H5011 and they came all of them to the king.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 22:19 - And Nob, H5011 the city of the priests, smote he with the edge of the sword, both men and women, children and sucklings, and oxen, and asses, and sheep, with the edge of the sword.
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 11:32 - And at Anathoth, Nob, H5011 Ananiah,
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 10:32 - As yet shall he remain at Nob H5011 that day: he shall shake his hand against the mount of the daughter of Zion, the hill of Jerusalem.
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