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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 bringeth him out without, and saith, 'Look attentively, I pray thee, towards the heavens, and count the stars, if thou art able to count them;' and He saith to him, 'Thus is thy seed.'
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 19:17 - And it cometh to pass when he hath brought them out without, that he saith, 'Escape for thy life; look not expectingly behind thee, nor stand thou in all the circuit; to the mountain escape, lest thou be consumed.'
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 19:26 - And his wife looketh expectingly from behind him, and she is -- a pillar of salt!
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 3:6 - He saith also, 'I am the God of thy father, God of Abraham, God of Isaac, and God of Jacob;' and Moses hideth his face, for he is afraid to look towards God.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 33:8 - And it hath come to pass, at the going out of Moses unto the tent, all the people rise, and have stood, each at the opening of his tent, and have looked expectingly after Moses, until his going into the tent.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 12:8 - mouth unto mouth I speak with him, and by an appearance, and not in riddles; and the form of Jehovah he beholdeth attentively; and wherefore have ye not been afraid to speak against My servant -- against Moses?'
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 21:9 - And Moses maketh a serpent of brass, and setteth it on the ensign, and it hath been, if the serpent hath bitten any man, and he hath looked expectingly unto the serpent of brass -- he hath lived.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 23:21 - He hath not beheld iniquity in Jacob, Nor hath He seen perverseness in Israel; Jehovah his God is with him, And a shout of a king is in him.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 2:32 - and thou hast beheld an adversary in My habitation, in all that He doth good with Israel, and there is not an old man in thy house all the days.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 16:7 - And Jehovah saith unto Samuel, 'Look not unto his appearance, and unto the height of his stature, for I have rejected him; for it is not as man seeth -- for man looketh at the eyes, and Jehovah looketh at the heart.'
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 17:42 - and the Philistine looketh attentively, and seeth David, and despiseth him, for he was a youth, and ruddy, with a fair appearance.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 24:8 - and David riseth afterwards, and goeth out from the cave, and calleth after Saul, saying, 'My lord, O king!' And Saul looketh attentively behind him, and David boweth -- face to the earth -- and doth obeisance.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 18:43 - and saith unto his young man, 'Go up, I pray thee, look attentively the way of the sea;' and he goeth up and looketh attentively, and saith, 'There is nothing;' and he saith, 'Turn back,' seven times.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 19:6 - and he looketh attentively, and lo, at his bolster a cake baken on burning stones, and a dish of water, and he eateth, and drinketh, and turneth, and lieth down.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 3:14 - And Elisha saith, 'Jehovah of Hosts liveth, before whom I have stood; for unless the face of Jehoshaphat king of Judah I am lifting up, I do not look unto thee, nor see thee;
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 21:21 - And David cometh in unto Ornan, and Ornan looketh attentively, and seeth David, and goeth out from the threshing-floor, and boweth himself to David -- face to the earth.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 6:19 - Passengers of Tema looked expectingly, Travellers of Sheba hoped for them.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 28:24 - For He to the ends of the earth doth look, Under the whole heavens He doth see,
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 35:5 - Behold attentively the heavens -- and see, And behold the clouds, They have been higher than thou.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 36:25 - All men have looked on it, Man looketh attentively from afar.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 39:29 - From thence he hath sought food, To a far off place his eyes look attentively,
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 10:14 - Thou hast seen, For Thou perverseness and anger beholdest; By giving into Thy hand, On Thee doth the afflicted leave it, Of the fatherless Thou hast been an helper.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 13:3 - Look attentively; Answer me, O Jehovah, my God, Enlighten mine eyes, lest I sleep in death,
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 22:17 - I count all my bones -- they look expectingly, They look upon me,
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 33:13 - From the heavens hath Jehovah looked, He hath seen all the sons of men.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 34:5 - They looked expectingly unto Him, And they became bright, And their faces are not ashamed.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 74:20 - Look attentively to the covenant, For the dark places of earth, Have been full of habitations of violence.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 80:14 - God of Hosts, turn back, we beseech Thee, Look from heaven, and see, and inspect this vine,
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 84:9 - Our shield, see, O God, And behold the face of Thine anointed,
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 91:8 - But with thine eyes thou lookest, And the reward of the wicked thou seest,
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 92:11 - And mine eye looketh on mine enemies, Of those rising up against me, The evil doers, do mine ears hear.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 94:9 - He who planteth the ear doth He not hear? He who formeth the eye doth He not see?
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 102:19 - For He hath looked From the high place of His sanctuary. Jehovah from heaven unto earth looked attentively,
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 104:32 - Who is looking to earth, and it trembleth, He cometh against hills, and they smoke.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 119:6 - Then I am not ashamed In my looking unto all Thy commands.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 119:15 - In Thy precepts I meditate, And I behold attentively Thy paths.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 119:18 - Uncover mine eyes, and I behold wonders out of Thy law.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 142:4 - Looking on the right hand -- and seeing, And I have none recognizing; Perished hath refuge from me, There is none inquiring for my soul.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 4:25 - Thine eyes do look straightforward, And thine eyelids look straight before thee.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 5:12 - And harp, and psaltery, tabret, and pipe, And wine, have been their banquets, And the work of Jehovah they behold not, Yea, the work of His hands they have not seen.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 5:30 - And it howleth against it in that day as the howling of a sea, And it hath looked attentively to the land, And lo, darkness -- distress, And light hath been darkened by its abundance!
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 8:22 - And unto the land it looketh attentively, And lo, adversity and darkness! -- Dimness, distress, and thick darkness is driven away, But not the dimness for which she is in distress!
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 18:4 - For thus said Jehovah unto me, 'I rest, and I look on My settled place, As a clear heat on an herb. As a thick cloud of dew in the heat of harvest.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 22:8 - And one removeth the covering of Judah, And thou lookest in that day Unto the armour of the house of the forest,
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 22:11 - And a ditch ye made between the two walls, For the waters of the old pool, And ye have not looked unto its Maker, And its Framer of old ye have not seen.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 38:11 - I said, I do not see Jah -- Jah! In the land of the living, I do not behold man any more, With the inhabitants of the world.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 42:18 - Ye deaf, hear; and ye blind, look to see.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 51:1 - Hearken unto Me, ye pursuing righteousness, Seeking Jehovah, Look attentively unto the rock -- ye have been hewn, And unto the hole of the pit -- ye have been digged.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 51:2 - Look attentively unto Abraham your father, And unto Sarah -- she bringeth you forth, For -- one -- I have called him, And I bless him, and multiply him.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 51:6 - Lift ye up to the heavens your eyes, And look attentively unto the earth beneath, For the heavens as smoke have vanished, And the earth as a garment weareth out, And its inhabitants as gnats do die, And My salvation is to the age, And My righteousness is not broken.

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