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Lexicon :: Strong's H5687 - ʿāḇōṯ

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TWOT Reference: 1558a

Variant Spellings

Variant spellings for this word: עבת (Strongs and Gesenius) עבות (Strongs)

Strong’s Definitions

עָבֹת ʻâbôth, aw-both'; or עָבוֹת ʻâbôwth; from H5686; intwined, i.e. dense:—thick.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 4x

The KJV translates Strong's H5687 in the following manner: thick (4x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 4x
The KJV translates Strong's H5687 in the following manner: thick (4x).
  1. having interwoven foliage, leafy, dense with foliage

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
עָבֹת ʻâbôth, aw-both'; or עָבוֹת ʻâbôwth; from H5686; intwined, i.e. dense:—thick.
עָבוֺת adjective having interwoven foliage, leafy; — עֵץ עָבוֺת leafy trees Ezekiel 20:28; Nehemiah 8:15; עֵץ עָבֹת Leviticus 23:40 (H); feminine אֵלָה עֲבֻתָּה Ezekiel 6:13 a leafy terebinth. — עָבוֺת II Samuel 23:4; Psalm 77:18. See II. עָב below עוּב.
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2 Samuel







6:13; 20:28


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Strong's Number H5687 matches the Hebrew עָבֹת (ʿāḇōṯ),
which occurs 4 times in 4 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxLev 23:40 - And ye shall take you on the first day the boughs of goodly trees, branches of palm trees, and the boughs of thick H5687 trees, and willows of the brook; and ye shall rejoice before the LORD your God seven days.
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 8:15 - And that they should publish and proclaim in all their cities, and in Jerusalem, saying, Go forth unto the mount, and fetch olive branches, and pine branches, and myrtle branches, and palm branches, and branches of thick H5687 trees, to make booths, as it is written.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 6:13 - Then shall ye know that I am the LORD, when their slain men shall be among their idols round about their altars, upon every high hill, in all the tops of the mountains, and under every green tree, and under every thick H5687 oak, the place where they did offer sweet savour to all their idols.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 20:28 - For when I had brought them into the land, for the which I lifted up mine hand to give it to them, then they saw every high hill, and all the thick H5687 trees, and they offered there their sacrifices, and there they presented the provocation of their offering: there also they made their sweet savour, and poured out there their drink offerings.

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