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Lexicon :: Strong's H5649 - ʿăḇaḏ

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Part of Speech
masculine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
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TWOT Reference: 2896a

Strong’s Definitions

עֲבַד ʻăbad, ab-bad'; (Aramaic) from H5648; a servant:—servant.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 7x

The KJV translates Strong's H5649 in the following manner: servant (7x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 7x
The KJV translates Strong's H5649 in the following manner: servant (7x).
  1. servant, slave

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
עֲבַד ʻăbad, ab-bad'; (Aramaic) from H5648; a servant:—servant.
STRONGS H5649: Abbreviations

Biblical Aramaic

† [עֲבַד Dp.105, or עֲבֵד K§ 54, 3. γ)] noun masculine slave, servant (Biblical Hebrew H5650 עֶ֫בֶד); — construct עֲבֵד Daniel 6:21 servant of God; plural suffix of king, עבדיך Kt (K§ 53 Anm. b)), עַבְדָּךְ Qr Ezra 4:11, עַבְדָךְ Qr Daniel 2:4; suffix of God, עַבְד֫וֺתִי, Daniel 3:26, 28; Ezra 5:11, of king Daniel 2:7.
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs


4:11; 5:11


2:4; 2:7; 3:26; 3:28; 6:21


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Strong's Number H5649 matches the Hebrew עֲבַד (ʿăḇaḏ),
which occurs 8 times in 7 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 4:11 - (This is a copy of the letter that they sent.) “To Artaxerxes the king: Your servants, the men of the province Beyond the River, send greeting. And now
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 5:11 - And this was their reply to us: ‘We are the servants of the God of heaven and earth, and we are rebuilding the house that was built many years ago, which a great king of Israel built and finished.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 2:4 - Then the Chaldeans said to the king in Aramaic,[fn] “O king, live forever! Tell your servants the dream, and we will show the interpretation.”
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 2:7 - They answered a second time and said, “Let the king tell his servants the dream, and we will show its interpretation.”
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 3:26 - Then Nebuchadnezzar came near to the door of the burning fiery furnace; he declared, “Shadrach, Meshach, and Abednego, servants of the Most High God, come out, and come here!” Then Shadrach, Meshach, and Abednego came out from the fire.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 3:28 - Nebuchadnezzar answered and said, “Blessed be the God of Shadrach, Meshach, and Abednego, who has sent his angel and delivered his servants, who trusted in him, and set aside[fn] the king’s command, and yielded up their bodies rather than serve and worship any god except their own God.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 6:20 - As he came near to the den where Daniel was, he cried out in a tone of anguish. The king declared to Daniel, “O Daniel, servant of the living God, has your God, whom you serve continually, been able to deliver you from the lions?”
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