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Lexicon :: Strong's H5680 - ʿiḇrî

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Part of Speech
adjective, proper noun
Root Word (Etymology)
Patronymic from עֵבֶר (H5677)
Strong’s Definitions

עִבְרִי ʻIbrîy, ib-ree'; patronymic from H5677; an Eberite (i.e. Hebrew) or descendant of Eber:—Hebrew(-ess, woman).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 34x

The KJV translates Strong's H5680 in the following manner: Hebrew (29x), Hebrew woman (2x), Hebrew (with H376) (1x), Hebrewess (1x), Hebrew man (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 34x
The KJV translates Strong's H5680 in the following manner: Hebrew (29x), Hebrew woman (2x), Hebrew (with H376) (1x), Hebrewess (1x), Hebrew man (1x).
  1. Hebrew = "one from beyond"

    proper noun
    1. a designation of the patriarchs and the Israelites

    2. a designation of the patriarchs and the Israelites

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
עִבְרִי ʻIbrîy, ib-ree'; patronymic from H5677; an Eberite (i.e. Hebrew) or descendant of Eber:—Hebrew(-ess, woman).
STRONGS H5680: Abbreviations
† I. עִבְרִי adjective and name of a people Hebrew, either a. put into the mouth of foreigners (Egyptian and Philistine), or b. used to distinguish Israel from foreigners (= one from beyond, from the other side, i.e. probably (in Hebrew tradition) from beyond the Euphrates (compare Joshua 24:2, 3 [E]), but possibly in fact (if name given in Cannan) from beyond the Jordan; compare Ges§ 2 b Sta§ 1 bi. 18 ff. WeIsrael u. Jüd. Geschichte. 7 Kau'Eber' and 'Hebräer' in RiHWB 332; 600. — On connection of ע׳ (in wide sense) with Ḫabiri (Tel Amarna) see WklGeschichte. Israel 17 ff.; Semitic Studies in Mem. of Kohut, 605 ff. EMeyAegyptica [Ebers], 75 compare GlaserMVG 1897, 255 ff.Exp. Times xi. 238; opposed to JastrJBL xi (1892), 118 ff. SayMonuments 188; 333 WMMAs. u. Eur. 396): — masculine singular ע׳ Genesis 39:14 +; feminine singular עִבְרִיָּה Deuteronomy 15:12; Jeremiah 34:9; masculine plural עִבְרִים Genesis 43:32 +, עִבְרִיִּים Exodus 3:18; feminine plural עִבְרִיֹּת Exodus 1:15 2 times, וֺת- Exodus 1:16 word not in P; —
1. adjective.
a. אִישׁ עִבְרִי Genesis 39:14 compare Genesis 39:17 (both J), Genesis 41:12 (E).
b. אִישׁ בְִרִי Exodus 2:11 compare Exodus 2:13; Exodus 21:2 (all E), Deuteronomy 15:12; Jeremiah 34:9,14; feminine Deuteronomy 15:12; Jeremiah 34:9.
2. noun.
b. Genesis 40:15; Exodus 1:15 (feminine; both E), 1 Samuel 13:3; 1 Samuel 14:21; Genesis 43:32 (J); especially in אֱלֹהֵי הָעִבְרִים Exodus 3:18; Exodus 5:3; Exodus 7:16; Exodus 9:1, 13; Exodus 10:3 (all J); singular only אַבְרָם הָע׳ Genesis 14:13 אָנֹ֑כִי ע׳ Jonah 1:9. — Greek Version of the LXX Ἐβραῖος, Ἐβραία, Genesis 14:13 τῷ περάτῃ. — 1 Samuel 13:7 read probably for וְעִבְרִים וגו׳, וְעָֽבְרוּ מַעְבְּרוֺת הַיַּרְדֵּן (We), or, better, וַיַּעַבְרוּ Dr Kit Löhr; > וְעַם רַב Klo Bu HPS.
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs


14:13; 14:13; 39:14; 39:14; 39:17; 40:15; 41:12; 43:32; 43:32


1:15; 1:15; 1:16; 1:16; 1:19; 2:6; 2:11; 2:13; 2:17; 3:18; 3:18; 5:3; 7:16; 9:1; 9:13; 10:3; 21:2


15:12; 15:12; 15:12


24:2; 24:3

1 Samuel

4:6; 4:9; 13:3; 13:7; 13:19; 14:11; 14:21; 29:3


34:9; 34:9; 34:9; 34:14



Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H5680 matches the Hebrew עִבְרִי (ʿiḇrî),
which occurs 34 times in 32 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 14:13 -

Then [fn]a fugitive came and told Abram the Hebrew H5680. Now he was dwelling by the [fn]oaks of Mamre the Amorite, brother of Eshcol and brother of Aner, and these were [fn]in a covenant with Abram.

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 39:14 - that she called to the men of her household and spoke to them, saying, “See, he has brought in a [fn]Hebrew H5680 to us to laugh at us; he came in to me to lie with me, and I [fn]screamed.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 39:17 - Then she spoke to him [fn]with these words, saying, “The Hebrew H5680 slave, whom you brought to us, came in to me to laugh at me;
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 40:15 - “For I was in fact stolen from the land of the Hebrews H5680, and even here I have done nothing that they should have put me into the pit.”
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 41:12 - “Now there was with us a Hebrew H5680 youth, a slave of the captain of the bodyguard, and we recounted them to him, and he interpreted our dreams for us. To each one he interpreted according to his own dream.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 43:32 - So they set the meal for him by himself, and for them by themselves, and for the Egyptians who ate with him by themselves, because the Egyptians could not eat bread with the Hebrews H5680, for that is an abomination to the Egyptians.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 1:15 -

Then the king of Egypt spoke to the Hebrew H5680 midwives, one of whom [fn]was named Shiphrah and the other [fn]was named Puah;

Unchecked Copy BoxExo 1:16 - and he said, “When you are helping the Hebrew H5680 women H5680 to give birth and see them upon the birthstool, if it is a son, then you shall put him to death; but if it is a daughter, then she shall live.”
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 1:19 - Then the midwives said to Pharaoh, “Because the Hebrew H5680 women H5680 are not as the Egyptian women; for they are vigorous and give birth before the midwife can come to them.”
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 2:6 - Then she opened it and [fn]saw the child. And behold, the [fn]boy was crying. And she had pity on him and said, “This is one of the Hebrews’ H5680 children.”
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 2:7 - Then his sister said to Pharaoh’s daughter, “Shall I go and call [fn]a nurse for you from the Hebrew H5680 women H5680 that she may nurse the child for you?”
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 2:11 -

Now it happened in those days, that Moses had grown up. And he went out to his brothers and looked on their [fn]hard labors. And he saw an Egyptian striking a Hebrew H5680, one of his brothers.

Unchecked Copy BoxExo 2:13 - Then he went out the next day, and behold, two Hebrews H5680 were struggling with each other; and he said to the [fn]wicked one, “Why are you striking your companion?”
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 3:18 - “And they will listen to your voice; and you with the elders of Israel will come to the king of Egypt, and you all will say to him, ‘Yahweh, the God of the Hebrews H5680, has met with us. So now, please, let us go a three days’ journey into the wilderness, that we may sacrifice to Yahweh our God.’
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 5:3 - Then they said, “The God of the Hebrews H5680 has met with us. Please, let us go a three days’ journey into the wilderness that we may sacrifice to Yahweh our God, lest He confront us with pestilence or with the sword.”
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 7:16 - “And you shall say to him, ‘Yahweh, the God of the Hebrews H5680, sent me to you, saying, “Let My people go, that they may serve Me in the wilderness. But behold, you have not listened until now.”
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 9:1 -

Then Yahweh said to Moses, “Come to Pharaoh and speak to him, ‘Thus says Yahweh, the God of the Hebrews H5680, “Let My people go, that they may serve Me.

Unchecked Copy BoxExo 9:13 -

And Yahweh said to Moses, “Rise up early in the morning and stand before Pharaoh, and you shall say to him, ‘Thus says Yahweh, the God of the Hebrews H5680, “Let My people go, that they may serve Me.

Unchecked Copy BoxExo 10:3 -

Then Moses and Aaron came to Pharaoh and said to him, “Thus says Yahweh, the God of the Hebrews H5680, ‘How long will you refuse to humble yourself before Me? Let My people go, that they may serve Me.

Unchecked Copy BoxExo 21:2 -

“If you buy a Hebrew H5680 slave, he shall serve for six years; but on the seventh he shall go out as a free man without payment.

Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 15:12 -

“If your brother, a Hebrew H5680 man H5680 or woman H5680, is sold to you, then he shall serve you six years, but in the seventh year you shall [fn]let him go to be free from you.

Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 4:6 - Then the Philistines heard the noise of the shout and said, “What does the noise of this great shout in the camp of the Hebrews H5680 mean?” Then they knew that the ark of Yahweh had come into the camp.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 4:9 - “Be strong and become men, O Philistines, lest you become slaves to the Hebrews H5680, as they have been slaves to you; therefore, become men and fight.”
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 13:3 - And Jonathan struck the garrison of the Philistines that was in Geba, and the Philistines heard of it. Then Saul blew the trumpet throughout the land, saying, “Let the Hebrews H5680 hear.”
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 13:7 - Also some of the Hebrews H5680 crossed the Jordan into the land of Gad and Gilead. But as for Saul, he was still in Gilgal, and all the people followed him trembling.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 13:19 -

Now no blacksmith could be found in all the land of Israel, for the Philistines said, “Lest the Hebrews H5680 make [fn]swords or spears.”

Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 14:11 - So both of them revealed themselves to the garrison of the Philistines, and the Philistines said, “Behold, Hebrews H5680 are coming out of the holes where they have hidden themselves.”
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 14:21 - Now the Hebrews H5680 who were with the Philistines previously, who went up with them all around in the camp, even they also turned to be with the Israelites who were with Saul and Jonathan.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 29:3 - Then the commanders of the Philistines said, “What are these Hebrews H5680 doing here?” And Achish said to the commanders of the Philistines, “Is this not David, the servant of Saul the king of Israel, who has been with me these days, or rather these years, and I have found no fault in him from the day he [fn]deserted to me to this day?”
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 34:9 - that each man should let his male slave go free and each man his female slave, a Hebrew H5680 man H5680 or a Hebrew H5680 woman H5680, so that no one should enslave them, each being a Jew, his brother.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 34:14 - “At the end of seven years each of you shall let his Hebrew H5680 brother go who [fn]has been sold to you and has served you six years, and you shall let him go to be free from you; but your fathers did not obey Me or incline their ear to Me.
Unchecked Copy BoxJon 1:9 - And he said to them, “I am a Hebrew H5680, and I fear Yahweh, the God of heaven, who made the sea and the dry land.”
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