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Lexicon :: Strong's H6717 - ṣîḇā'

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Part of Speech
proper masculine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
From the same as צוֹבָא (H6678)
Strong’s Definitions

צִיבָא Tsîybâʼ, tsee-baw'; from the same as H6678; station; Tsiba, an Israelite:—Ziba.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 16x

The KJV translates Strong's H6717 in the following manner: Ziba (16x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 16x
The KJV translates Strong's H6717 in the following manner: Ziba (16x).
  1. Ziba = "statue"

    1. a servant of Saul whom David made steward of Jonathan's son Mephibosheth

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
צִיבָא Tsîybâʼ, tsee-baw'; from the same as H6678; station; Tsiba, an Israelite:—Ziba.
STRONGS H6717: Abbreviations
צִיבָא and (2 Samuel 16:4) צִבָא 16 proper name, masculine Σ(ε)ιβα: servant of Saul's house, 2 Samuel 9:2 (twice in verse) + 14 times 2 Samuel 9; 2 Samuel 16; 2 Samuel 19.
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs

2 Samuel

9:2; 16:4


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Strong's Number H6717 matches the Hebrew צִיבָא (ṣîḇā'),
which occurs 16 times in 13 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 9:2 - And there was of the house of Saul a servant whose name was Ziba. H6717 And when they had called him unto David, the king said unto him, Art thou Ziba? H6717 And he said, Thy servant is he.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 9:3 - And the king said, Is there not yet any of the house of Saul, that I may shew the kindness of God unto him? And Ziba H6717 said unto the king, Jonathan hath yet a son, which is lame on his feet.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 9:4 - And the king said unto him, Where is he? And Ziba H6717 said unto the king, Behold, he is in the house of Machir, the son of Ammiel, in Lodebar.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 9:9 - Then the king called to Ziba, H6717 Saul's servant, and said unto him, I have given unto thy master's son all that pertained to Saul and to all his house.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 9:10 - Thou therefore, and thy sons, and thy servants, shall till the land for him, and thou shalt bring in the fruits, that thy master's son may have food to eat: but Mephibosheth thy master's son shall eat bread alway at my table. Now Ziba H6717 had fifteen sons and twenty servants.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 9:11 - Then said Ziba H6717 unto the king, According to all that my lord the king hath commanded his servant, so shall thy servant do. As for Mephibosheth, said the king, he shall eat at my table, as one of the king's sons.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 9:12 - And Mephibosheth had a young son, whose name was Micha. And all that dwelt in the house of Ziba H6717 were servants unto Mephibosheth.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 16:1 - And when David was a little past the top of the hill, behold, Ziba H6717 the servant of Mephibosheth met him, with a couple of asses saddled, and upon them two hundred loaves of bread, and an hundred bunches of raisins, and an hundred of summer fruits, and a bottle of wine.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 16:2 - And the king said unto Ziba, H6717 What meanest thou by these? And Ziba H6717 said, The asses be for the king's household to ride on; and the bread and summer fruit for the young men to eat; and the wine, that such as be faint in the wilderness may drink.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 16:3 - And the king said, And where is thy master's son? And Ziba H6717 said unto the king, Behold, he abideth at Jerusalem: for he said, To day shall the house of Israel restore me the kingdom of my father.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 16:4 - Then said the king to Ziba, H6717 Behold, thine are all that pertained unto Mephibosheth. And Ziba H6717 said, I humbly beseech thee that I may find grace in thy sight, my lord, O king.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 19:17 - And there were a thousand men of Benjamin with him, and Ziba H6717 the servant of the house of Saul, and his fifteen sons and his twenty servants with him; and they went over Jordan before the king.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 19:29 - And the king said unto him, Why speakest thou any more of thy matters? I have said, Thou and Ziba H6717 divide the land.
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