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Lexicon :: Strong's H5678 - ʿeḇrâ

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feminine noun
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TWOT Reference: 1556d

Strong’s Definitions

עֶבְרָה ʻebrâh, eb-raw'; feminine of H5676; an outburst of passion:—anger, rage, wrath.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 34x

The KJV translates Strong's H5678 in the following manner: wrath (31x), rage (2x), anger (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 34x
The KJV translates Strong's H5678 in the following manner: wrath (31x), rage (2x), anger (1x).
  1. outpouring, overflow, excess, fury, wrath, arrogance

    1. overflow, excess, outburst

    2. arrogance

    3. overflowing rage or fury

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
עֶבְרָה ʻebrâh, eb-raw'; feminine of H5676; an outburst of passion:—anger, rage, wrath.
STRONGS H5678: Abbreviations
עֶבְרָה noun feminine overflow, arrogance, fury; — absolute ע׳ Isaiah 13:9 +; construct עֶבְרַת Zephaniah 1:18 +; suffix עֶבְרָתִי Isaiah 10:6 +, etc.; plural עֲבָרוֺת Job 21:30; construct עַבְרוֺת Psalm 7:7; Job 40:11; —
1. overflow, excess, outburst, זָדוֺן ע׳ Proverbs 21:24 excess of insolence; אַפֶּ֑ךָ עַבְרוֺת Job 40:11 outbursts of thine anger.
2. arrogance, of Moab Isaiah 16:6 (+ גַּאֲוָה), גַּא׃ן hence Jeremiah 48:20 (+ id. Jeremiah 48:29).
3. overflowing rage, fury:
a. of men, Genesis 49:7 (poem in J), Amos 1:11 (both || אַף), Isaiah 14:6; Proverbs 14:35, שֵׁבֶט עֶבְרָתוֺ Proverbs 22:8 (i. e. rod wielded by him in fury, see also Lamentations 3:1 below), עַבְרוֺת צוֺרְרָ֑י Psalm 7:7 the outbursts of fury of my foes
b. of י׳ Hosea 5:10; Hosea 13:11 (|| אַף), Habakkuk 3:8 (|| id.), Isaiah 9:18; Lamentations 2:2; Psalm 90:9; Psalm 90:11; + חֲרן אַף Isaiah 13:9, || id. Isaiah 13:13; Psalm 78:49 (+ זַעַם), Psalm 85:4; אֵשׁ עֶבְרָתִי Ezekiel 21:36 (|| זַעַם), Ezekiel 22:31 (|| id.), Ezekiel 22:21; Ezekiel 38:19; שֵׁבֶט עֶבְרָתוֺ Lamentations 3:1 (compare Proverbs 22:8 above); עַם עֶבְרָתִי Isaiah 10:6 (i.e. object of my rage), compare דּוֺר עֶבְרָתוֺ Jeremiah 7:29; יוֺם עֶבְרַת י׳ Zephaniah 1:18 day of י׳'s fury (coming judgment), so Ezekiel 7:19 (strike out Co Berthol, after Greek Version of the LXX, as gloss from Zephaniah); so יוֺם עֶבְרָה Zephaniah 1:15; Proverbs 11:4; יוֺם עֲבָרוֺת Job 21:30; compare עֶבְרָה Proverbs 11:23.
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs




21:30; 21:30; 40:11; 40:11


7:7; 7:7; 78:49; 85:4; 90:9; 90:11


11:4; 11:23; 14:35; 21:24; 22:8; 22:8


9:18; 10:6; 10:6; 13:9; 13:9; 13:13; 14:6; 16:6


7:29; 48:20; 48:29


2:2; 3:1; 3:1


7:19; 22:21; 22:31; 38:19


5:10; 13:11






1:15; 1:18; 1:18


Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H5678 matches the Hebrew עֶבְרָה (ʿeḇrâ),
which occurs 34 times in 34 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 49:7 -

“Cursed be their anger, for it is fierce;

And their wrath H5678, for it is cruel.

I will scatter them in Jacob,

And disperse them among Israel.

Unchecked Copy BoxJob 21:30 -

“For the wicked person is spared [fn]a day of disaster;

They [fn]are led away from a day of fury H5678.

Unchecked Copy BoxJob 40:11 -

“Let out your outbursts H5678 of anger,

And look at everyone who is arrogant, and humble him.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 7:6 -

Arise, LORD, in Your anger;

Raise Yourself against the rage H5678 of my enemies,

And stir Yourself [fn]for me; You have ordered judgment.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 78:49 -

He sent His burning anger upon them,

Fury H5678 and indignation and trouble,

A band of [fn]destroying angels.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 85:3 -

You withdrew all Your fury H5678;

You turned away from Your burning anger.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 90:9 -

For all our days have dwindled away in Your fury H5678;

We have finished our years like a [fn]sigh.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 90:11 -

Who [fn]understands the power of Your anger

And Your fury H5678, according to the fear [fn]that is due You?

Unchecked Copy BoxPro 11:4 -

Riches do not benefit on the day of wrath H5678,

But righteousness rescues from death.

Unchecked Copy BoxPro 11:23 -

The desire of the righteous is only good,

But the expectation of the wicked is wrath H5678.

Unchecked Copy BoxPro 14:35 -

The king’s favor is toward a servant who acts wisely,

But his anger H5678 is toward him who acts shamefully.

Unchecked Copy BoxPro 21:24 -

“Proud,” “Arrogant,” “Scoffer,” are his names,

One who acts with insolent pride.

Unchecked Copy BoxPro 22:8 -

One who sows injustice will reap disaster,

And the rod of his fury H5678 will perish.

Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 9:19 -

By the wrath H5678 of the LORD of armies the land is burned,

And the people are like fuel for the fire;

No one spares his brother.

Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 10:6 -

I send it against a godless nation

And commission it against the people of My fury H5678

To capture spoils and to seize plunder,

And to [fn]trample them down like mud in the streets.

Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 13:9 -

Behold, the day of the LORD is coming,

Cruel, with fury H5678 and burning anger,

To make the land a desolation;

And He will exterminate its sinners from it.

Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 13:13 -

Therefore I will make the heavens tremble,

And the earth will be shaken from its place

At the fury H5678 of the LORD of armies

In the day of His burning anger.

Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 14:6 -

Which used to strike the peoples in fury H5678 with unceasing strokes,

Which [fn]subdued the nations in anger with unrestrained persecution.

Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 16:6 -

We have heard of the pride of Moab, an excessive pride;

Even of his arrogance, pride, and fury H5678;

His idle boasts are [fn]false.

Unchecked Copy BoxJer 7:29 -

‘Cut off [fn]your hair and throw it away,

And take up a song of mourning on the bare heights;

For the LORD has rejected and forsaken

The generation of His wrath H5678.’

Unchecked Copy BoxJer 48:30 -

“I know his fury H5678,” declares the LORD,

“But it is futile;

His idle boasts have accomplished nothing.

Unchecked Copy BoxLam 2:2 -

The Lord has [fn]destroyed; He has not spared

All the settlements of Jacob.

In His wrath H5678 He has overthrown

The strongholds of the daughter of Judah,

He has hurled them down to the ground;

He has profaned the kingdom and its leaders.

Unchecked Copy BoxLam 3:1 -

I am the man who has seen misery

Because of the rod of His wrath H5678.

Unchecked Copy BoxEze 7:19 - ‘They will fling their silver into the streets, and their gold will become an abhorrent thing; their silver and their gold will not be able to save them on the day of the wrath H5678 of the LORD. They cannot satisfy their [fn]appetite, nor can they fill their stomachs, because their wrongdoing has become a cause of stumbling.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 21:31 - ‘I will pour out My indignation on you; I will blow on you with the fire of My wrath H5678, and I will hand you over to brutal men, craftsmen of destruction.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 22:21 - ‘And I will gather you and blow on you with the fire of My wrath H5678, and you will be melted in the midst of it.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 22:31 - “So I have poured out My indignation on them; I have consumed them with the fire of My wrath H5678; I have brought their way upon their heads,” declares the Lord GOD.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 38:19 - “In My zeal and in My blazing wrath H5678 I declare that on that day there will certainly be a great [fn]earthquake in the land of Israel.
Unchecked Copy BoxHos 5:10 -

The leaders of Judah have become like those who displace a boundary marker;

On them I will pour out My anger H5678 like water.

Unchecked Copy BoxHos 13:11 -

I gave you a king in My anger,

And took him away in My wrath H5678.

Unchecked Copy BoxAmo 1:11 -

This is what the LORD says:

“For three offenses of Edom, and for four,

I will not revoke its punishment,

Because he pursued his brother with the sword

And stifled his compassion;

His anger also tore continually,

And he maintained his fury H5678 forever.

Unchecked Copy BoxHab 3:8 -

Did the LORD rage against the rivers,

Or was Your anger against the rivers,

Or was Your rage H5678 against the sea,

That You rode on Your horses,

On Your chariots of salvation?

Unchecked Copy BoxZep 1:15 -

That day is a day of anger H5678,

A day of trouble and distress,

A day of destruction and desolation,

A day of darkness and gloom,

A day of clouds and thick darkness,

Unchecked Copy BoxZep 1:18 -

Neither their silver nor their gold

Will be able to save them

On the day of the LORD’S anger H5678;

And all the earth will be devoured

By the fire of His jealousy,

For He will make a complete end,

Indeed a horrifying one,

Of all the inhabitants of the earth.

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