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Lexicon :: Strong's H6158 - ʿōrēḇ

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Part of Speech
masculine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
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TWOT Reference: 1690a

Strong’s Definitions

עֹרֵב ʻôrêb, o-rabe'; or עוֹרֵב ʻôwrêb; from H6150; a raven (from its dusky hue):—raven.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 10x

The KJV translates Strong's H6158 in the following manner: raven (10x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 10x
The KJV translates Strong's H6158 in the following manner: raven (10x).
  1. raven

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
עֹרֵב ʻôrêb, o-rabe'; or עוֹרֵב ʻôwrêb; from H6150; a raven (from its dusky hue):—raven.
STRONGS H6158: Abbreviations
עֹרֵב noun masculineLeviticus 11:15 raven; — הָע׳ Genesis 8:7 (J), Leviticus 11:15 (H) = Deuteronomy 14:14; Job 38:41; כָּעוֺרֵב Songs 5:11 black as the raven; עֹרֵב בְּנֵי Psalm 147:9 young ravens; plural absolute הָעֹרְבִים 1 Kings 17:4, 1 Kings 17:6; construct עֹרְבֵינַֿחַל Proverbs 30:17.
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11:15; 11:15



1 Kings

17:4; 17:6







Song of Songs



Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H6158 matches the Hebrew עֹרֵב (ʿōrēḇ),
which occurs 10 times in 10 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 8:7 - and he sent out a raven H6158, and it [fn]flew here and there until the water was dried up [fn]from the earth.
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 11:15 - every raven H6158 in its kind,
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 14:14 - and every raven H6158 in its kind,
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 17:4 - “And it shall be that you will drink from the brook, and I have commanded the ravens H6158 to provide food for you there.”
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 17:6 - And the ravens H6158 brought him bread and meat in the morning and bread and meat in the evening, and he would drink from the brook.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 38:41 - “Who prepares [fn]feed for the raven H6158
When its young cry to God,
And wander about without food?
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 147:9 - It is He who gives an animal its food,
And feeds young ravens H6158 that cry.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 30:17 - The eye that mocks a father
And [fn]scorns a mother,
The ravens H6158 of the valley will pick it out,
And the young eagles will eat it.
Unchecked Copy BoxSng 5:11 - “His head is like gold, pure gold;
His locks are like clusters of dates
And black as a raven H6158.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 34:11 - But [fn]pelican and hedgehog will possess it,
And [fn]owl and raven H6158 will dwell in it;
And He will stretch over it the line of [fn]desolation
And the [fn]plumb line of emptiness.
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