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Lexicon :: Strong's H5027 - nāḇaṭ

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Strong’s Definitions

נָבַט nâbaṭ, naw-bat'; a primitive root; to scan, i.e. look intently at; by implication, to regard with pleasure, favor or care:—(cause to) behold, consider, look (down), regard, have respect, see.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 69x

The KJV translates Strong's H5027 in the following manner: look (36x), behold (13x), consider (5x), regard (4x), see (4x), respect (3x), look down (2x), look about (1x), look back (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 69x
The KJV translates Strong's H5027 in the following manner: look (36x), behold (13x), consider (5x), regard (4x), see (4x), respect (3x), look down (2x), look about (1x), look back (1x).
  1. to look, regard

    1. (Piel) to look

    2. (Hiphil)

      1. to look

      2. to regard, show regard to, pay attention to, consider

      3. to look upon, regard, show regard to

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
נָבַט nâbaṭ, naw-bat'; a primitive root; to scan, i.e. look intently at; by implication, to regard with pleasure, favor or care:—(cause to) behold, consider, look (down), regard, have respect, see.
STRONGS H5027: Abbreviations
† [נָבַט] verb Pi., Hiph. look (Late Hebrew Pi. id.; Arabic bdb061305 is well or issue forth (of water). Assyrian nabâṭu is shine DlHWB 443; Sabean epithet נבט protector (? literally looking with consideration upon MordtZMG xxx. 1876, 37); proper name נבטאל God has seen, i.e. considered Levy-OsZMG xix. 1865, 231); —
Pi. Perfect consecutive וְנִבַּט Isaiah 5:30 look (literally), followed by לְ.
Hiph. Perfect הִבִּיט Numbers 21:9 + 3 times; וְהִבַּטְתָּ֫ 1 Samuel 2:32, etc.; Imperfect יַבִּיט Numbers 12:8 + 4 times; וַיַּבֵּט 1 Samuel 17:42 + 4 times, etc.; Imperative הַבֵּט 1 Kings 18:43 +; הַבֵּיט Psalm 142:5 (or Infinitive absolute), compare Lamentations 5:1 Kt; הַבִּ֫יטָה Psalm 13:4 +, etc.; Infinitive construct הַבִּיט Exodus 3:6 +, etc.; Participle מַבִּיט Psalm 104:32; — look:
1. literally,
a. human subject, followed by אֶלֿ Exodus 3:6 (E), Numbers 21:9 (JE), Isaiah 8:22 (|| לְמָ֑עְלָה פָּנָה Isaiah 8:21), compare Isaiah 51:6, Jonah 2:5; followed by עַלֿ Habakkuk 2:15; followed by אַחֲרֵי Genesis 19:17, 26 (J), Exodus 33:8 (E), 1 Samuel 24:9; followed by ָ  ה locative, Genesis 15:5 (שָׁמַ֫יְמָה), compare Job 35:5 (שָׁמַיִם); followed by דֶּרֶחיָֿם 1 Kings 18:43; followed by accusative = look upon, behold Numbers 12:8 (E), Isaiah 38:11; absolute Job 6:19; 1 Samuel 17:42 (|| רָאָה), 1 Kings 18:43; 1 Kings 19:6 (followed by הִנֵּה), 1 Chronicles 21:21 (|| רָאָה), so Psalm 22:18.
b. subject eagle, absolute Job 39:29 (followed by adverb לְמֵרָחוֺק).
2. figurative: followed by אֶל regard, shew regard to 1 Samuel 16:7 (אֶלמַֿרְאֵהוּ), compare 2 Kings 3:14 (|| רָאָה); pay attention to, followed by אֶלֿ Isaiah 22:8; = consider Isaiah 51:1, 2; look unto י׳, followed by אֶלֿ Psalm 34:6 [Psalm 34:5] (read Imperative plural Greek Version of the LXX Syriac Version Che), Isaiah 22:11; Zechariah 12:10; compare Psalm 119:6 followed by אֶלכָּֿלמִֿצְוֺת; compare also Job 36:25 (absolute, followed by מֵרָחוֺק); followed by accusative אֹרְחֹתֶיךָ Psalm 119:15, compare Psalm 119:18, Isaiah 5:12; followed by accusative אָוֶן Numbers 23:21 (|| רָאָה); subject עֵינִי, וַתַּבֵּט בְּשׁוּרַי בְּ׳ Psalm 92:12 see its desire upon, gloat over (compare רָאָה בְּ), different 1 Samuel 2:32; followed by accusative adverb Psalm 142:5 (יָמִין to the right; || רָאָה); absolute Isaiah 42:18 (followed by לִרְאוֺת of purpose); Isaiah 63:5; Habakkuk 1:5 (|| רָאָה), so Psalm 91:8 (בְּעֵינֶיךָ), compare Proverbs 4:25, followed by לְֹנכַח (subject עֵינֶיךָ; || יַיְשִׁרוּ נֶגְדֶּ֑ךָ).
3. subject י׳ : followed by אֶל + מִשָּׁמַיִם Psalm 102:20; followed by אֶלֿ = look upon, i.e. endure to see Habakkuk 1:13 (|| רָאָה); so followed by accusative Habakkuk 1:13, compare Habakkuk 1:3 (or causative Ew; || תַּרְאֵנִי); followed by לְ, Psalm 104:32; Job 28:24; Psalm 74:20 (לַבְּרִיתּ); followed by accusative Isaiah 64:8 (|| הֵן), Lamentations 3:63; Psalm 10:14 (|| רָאָה); = regard, shew regard to, Amos 5:22; Psalm 84:10; Lamentations 4:16, compare Psalm 13:4; followed by אֶלֿ id. Isaiah 66:2; absolute Psalm 94:9 i.e. have power of sight, Isaiah 18:4; followed by מִשָּׁמַיִם Psalm 33:13; Psalm 80:15; Isaiah 63:15 (|| רָאָה), Lamentations 1:11 (|| רָאָה), so Lamentations 1:12; Lamentations 2:20; Lamentations 5:1.
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs


15:5; 19:17; 19:26


3:6; 3:6; 33:8


12:8; 12:8; 21:9; 21:9; 23:21

1 Samuel

2:32; 2:32; 16:7; 17:42; 17:42; 24:9

1 Kings

18:43; 18:43; 18:43; 19:6

2 Kings


1 Chronicles



6:19; 28:24; 35:5; 36:25; 39:29


10:14; 13:4; 13:4; 22:18; 33:13; 34:5; 74:20; 80:15; 84:10; 91:8; 92:12; 94:9; 102:20; 104:32; 104:32; 119:6; 119:15; 119:18; 142:5; 142:5




5:12; 5:30; 8:21; 8:22; 18:4; 22:8; 22:11; 38:11; 42:18; 51:1; 51:2; 51:6; 63:5; 63:15; 64:8; 66:2


1:11; 1:12; 2:20; 3:63; 4:16; 5:1; 5:1






1:3; 1:5; 1:13; 1:13; 2:15



Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H5027 matches the Hebrew נָבַט (nāḇaṭ),
which occurs 70 times in 67 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Page 1 / 2 (Gen 15:5–Isa 51:6)

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 15:5 - And He took him outside and said, “Now look H5027 toward the heavens, and count the stars, if you are able to count them.” And He said to him, “So shall your [fn]descendants be.”
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 19:17 - When they had brought them outside, [fn]one said, “Escape for your life! Do not look H5027 behind you, and do not stay [fn]anywhere in the valley; escape to the [fn]mountains, or you will be swept away.”
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 19:26 - But his wife, from behind him, looked H5027 back, and she became a pillar of salt.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 3:6 - He said also, “I am the God of your father, the God of Abraham, the God of Isaac, and the God of Jacob.” Then Moses hid his face, for he was afraid to look H5027 at God.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 33:8 - And it came about, whenever Moses went out to the tent, that all the people would arise and stand, each at the entrance of his tent, and gaze H5027 after Moses until he entered the tent.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 12:8 - With him I speak mouth to mouth,
Even openly, and not in dark sayings,
And he beholds H5027 the form of the LORD.
Why then were you not afraid
To speak against My servant, against Moses?”
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 21:9 - And Moses made a bronze serpent and set it on the standard; and it came about, that if a serpent bit any man, when he looked H5027 to the bronze serpent, he lived.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 23:21 - “He has not observed H5027 [fn]misfortune in Jacob;
Nor has He seen trouble in Israel;
The LORD his God is with him,
And the shout of a king is among them.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 2:32 - ‘You will see H5027 the distress of My dwelling, in spite of all the good that [fn]I do for Israel; and an old man will not be in your house forever.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 16:7 - But the LORD said to Samuel, “Do not look H5027 at his appearance or at the height of his stature, because I have rejected him; for [fn]God sees not as man sees, for man looks at the outward appearance, but the LORD looks at the heart.”
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 17:42 - When the Philistine looked H5027 and saw David, he disdained him; for he was but a youth, and ruddy, with a handsome appearance.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 24:8 - Now afterward David arose and went out of the cave and called after Saul, saying, “My lord the king!” And when Saul looked H5027 behind him, David bowed with his face to the ground and prostrated himself.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 18:43 - He said to his servant, “Go up now, look H5027 toward the sea.” So he went up and looked H5027 and said, “There is nothing.” And he said, “Go back” seven times.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 19:6 - Then he looked H5027 and behold, there was at his head a bread cake baked on hot stones, and a jar of water. So he ate and drank and lay down again.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 3:14 - Elisha said, “As the LORD of hosts lives, before whom I stand, were it not that I regard the presence of Jehoshaphat the king of Judah, I would not look H5027 at you nor see you.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 21:21 - As David came to Ornan, Ornan looked H5027 and saw David, and went out from the threshing floor and prostrated himself [fn]before David with his face to the ground.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 6:19 - “The caravans of Tema looked, H5027
The travelers of Sheba hoped for them.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 28:24 - “For He looks H5027 to the ends of the earth
And sees everything under the heavens.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 35:5 - “Look H5027 at the heavens and see;
And behold the clouds—they are higher than you.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 36:25 - “All men have seen it;
Man beholds H5027 from afar.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 39:29 - “From there he spies out food;
His eyes see H5027 it from afar.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 10:14 - You have seen it, for You have beheld H5027 mischief and vexation to [fn]take it into Your hand.
The [fn]unfortunate commits himself to You;
You have been the helper of the orphan.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 13:3 - Consider H5027 and answer me, O LORD my God;
Enlighten my eyes, or I will sleep the sleep of death,
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 22:17 - I can count all my bones.
They look, H5027 they stare at me;
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 33:13 - The LORD looks H5027 from heaven;
He sees all the sons of men;
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 34:5 - They looked H5027 to Him and were radiant,
And their faces will never be ashamed.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 74:20 - Consider H5027 the covenant;
For the dark places of the land are full of the habitations of violence.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 80:14 - O God of hosts, turn again now, we beseech You;
Look H5027 down H5027 from heaven and see, and take care of this vine,
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 84:9 - Behold our shield, O God,
And look H5027 upon the face of Your anointed.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 91:8 - You will only look H5027 on with your eyes
And see the recompense of the wicked.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 92:11 - And my eye has looked H5027 exultantly upon [fn]my foes,
My ears hear of the evildoers who rise up against me.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 94:9 - He who planted the ear, [fn]does He not hear?
He who formed the eye, [fn]does He not see? H5027
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 102:19 - For He looked down from His holy height;
From heaven the LORD gazed H5027 [fn]upon the earth,
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 104:32 - [fn]He looks H5027 at the earth, and it trembles;
He touches the mountains, and they smoke.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 119:6 - Then I shall not be ashamed
When I look H5027 [fn]upon all Your commandments.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 119:15 - I will meditate on Your precepts
And [fn]regard H5027 Your ways.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 119:18 - Open my eyes, that I may behold H5027
Wonderful things from Your law.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 142:4 - Look H5027 to the right and see;
For there is no one who regards me;
[fn]There is no escape for me;
No one cares for my soul.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 4:25 - Let your eyes look H5027 directly ahead
And let your [fn]gaze be fixed straight in front of you.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 5:12 - Their banquets are accompanied by lyre and harp, by tambourine and flute, and by wine;
But they do not pay H5027 attention H5027 to the deeds of the LORD,
Nor do they consider the work of His hands.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 5:30 - And it will growl over it in that day like the roaring of the sea.
If one looks H5027 to the land, behold, there is darkness and distress;
Even the light is darkened by its clouds.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 8:22 - Then they will look H5027 to the earth, and behold, distress and darkness, the gloom of anguish; and they will be driven away into darkness.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 18:4 - For thus the LORD has told me,
“I will look H5027 [fn]from My dwelling place quietly
Like dazzling heat in the [fn]sunshine,
Like a cloud of dew in the heat of harvest.”
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 22:8 - And He removed the [fn]defense of Judah.
In that day you [fn]depended H5027 on the weapons of the house of the forest,
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 22:11 - And you made a reservoir between the two walls
For the waters of the old pool.
But you did not [fn]depend H5027 on Him who made it,
Nor did you [fn]take into consideration Him who planned it long ago.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 38:11 - I said, “I will not see the LORD,
The LORD in the land of the living;
I will look H5027 on man no more among the inhabitants of the world.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 42:18 - Hear, you deaf!
And look, H5027 you blind, that you may see.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 51:1 - “Listen to me, you who pursue righteousness,
Who seek the LORD:
Look H5027 to the rock from which you were hewn
And to the [fn]quarry from which you were dug.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 51:2 - “Look H5027 to Abraham your father
And to Sarah who gave birth to you in pain;
When he was but one I called him,
Then I blessed him and multiplied him.”
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 51:6 - “Lift up your eyes to the sky,
Then look H5027 to the earth beneath;
For the sky will vanish like smoke,
And the earth will wear out like a garment
And its inhabitants will die [fn]in like manner;
But My salvation will be forever,
And My righteousness will not [fn]wane.

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