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Lexicon :: Strong's H6913 - qeḇer

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masculine noun
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TWOT Reference: 1984a

Strong’s Definitions

קֶבֶר qeber, keh'-ber; or (feminine) קִבְרָה qibrâh; from H6912; a sepulchre:—burying place, grave, sepulchre.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 67x

The KJV translates Strong's H6913 in the following manner: grave (35x), sepulchre (25x), buryingplace (6x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 67x
The KJV translates Strong's H6913 in the following manner: grave (35x), sepulchre (25x), buryingplace (6x).
  1. grave, sepulchre, tomb

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
קֶבֶר qeber, keh'-ber; or (feminine) קִבְרָה qibrâh; from H6912; a sepulchre:—burying place, grave, sepulchre.
STRONGS H6913: Abbreviations
קֶ֫בֶר 67 noun masculine 1 Kings 13:31 grave, sepulchre; — absolute ק׳ Genesis 23:4 +, קָ֑בֶר 1 Kings 14:13 +; construct קֶבֶר Judges 8:32 +; suffix קִבְרִי Genesis 50:5, etc.; plural קְבָרִים Exodus 14:11 +, construct קִבְדֵי Jeremiah 26:23 +, suffix קִבְרֵיהֶם Jeremiah 8:1; also קְבָרוֺת Job 21:32, construct קִבְרוֺת Nehemiah 2:3 +, suffix קִבְרֹתָיו Exodus 32:23; 2 Chronicles 16:14, etc.; — grave, sepulchre, Judges 8:32; 2 Samuel 2:32; 1 Kings 13:22 +; אֲחֻזַּת ק׳ Genesis 23:4; Genesis 23:9; Genesis 23:30; Genesis 49:30; Genesis 50:13; hewn out (חָצַב) Isaiah 22:16 (twice in verse); מִכֶּטֶן לַקֶּבֶר אוּבָ֑ל Job 10:19; figurative ק׳ וַתְּהִילִֿי אִמִּ׳ Jeremiah 20:17; שֹׁכְבֵי ק׳ Psalm 88:6 the slain lying in grave; הַיּשְׁבִים כַּקְּבָרִים Isaiah 65:4 they who sit in the tombs (occult rite, probably in necromancy, etc., compare Che and RSSemitic I. 180 ff.; 2nd ed. 197 ff.); קֶבֶר בְּנֵי הָעָם 2 Kings 23:6 i.e. burial-place of common people, so קִבְרֵי בְּנֵי הָעָם Jeremiah 26:23; plural intensive Job 17:1, also of stately (royal) sepulchre 2 Kings 22:20= 2 Chronicles 34:28; Nehemiah 3:16; 2 Chronicles 16:14; compare 2 Chronicles 35:24; Job 21:32; conceived as in lower world Ezekiel 32:22, 23, 25, 26, || אֲבַדּוֺן Psalm 88:12; Psalm 49:12 read קְבָרִים for || קִרְבָּם Vrss and most; פָּתוּחַ ק׳ simile of quiver Jeremiah 5:16; figurative גְּרֹנָם פ׳ ק׳ Psalm 5:10; of exile Ezekiel 37:12 (twice in verse); Ezekiel 37:13 (twice in verse).
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs


23:4; 23:4; 23:9; 49:30; 50:5; 50:13


14:11; 32:23


8:32; 8:32

2 Samuel


1 Kings

13:22; 13:31; 14:13

2 Kings

22:20; 23:6

2 Chronicles

16:14; 16:14; 34:28; 35:24


2:3; 3:16


10:19; 17:1; 21:32; 21:32


5:10; 49:12; 88:6; 88:12


22:16; 65:4


5:16; 8:1; 20:17; 26:23; 26:23


32:22; 32:23; 32:25; 32:26; 37:12; 37:13


Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H6913 matches the Hebrew קֶבֶר (qeḇer),
which occurs 67 times in 62 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Page 1 / 2 (Gen 23:4–Isa 65:4)

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 23:4 - “I am a stranger and a sojourner among you; give me [fn]a burial H6913 site among you that I may bury my dead out of my sight.”
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 23:6 - “Hear us, my lord, you are a [fn]mighty prince among us; bury your dead in the choicest of our graves; H6913 none of us will refuse you his grave H6913 for burying your dead.”
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 23:9 - that he may give me the cave of Machpelah which he owns, which is at the end of his field; for the full price let him give it to me in [fn]your presence for [fn]a burial H6913 site.”
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 23:20 - So the field and the cave that is in it, [fn]were deeded over to Abraham for [fn]a burial H6913 site by the sons of Heth.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 49:30 - in the cave that is in the field of Machpelah, which is before Mamre, in the land of Canaan, which Abraham bought along with the field from Ephron the Hittite for a [fn]burial H6913 site.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 50:5 - ‘My father made me swear, saying, “Behold, I am about to die; in my grave H6913 which I dug for myself in the land of Canaan, there you shall bury me.” Now therefore, please let me go up and bury my father; then I will return.’”
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 50:13 - for his sons carried him to the land of Canaan and buried him in the cave of the field of Machpelah before Mamre, which Abraham had bought along with the field for a [fn]burial H6913 site from Ephron the Hittite.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 14:11 - Then they said to Moses, “Is it because there were no graves H6913 in Egypt that you have taken us away to die in the wilderness? Why have you dealt with us in this way, [fn]bringing us out of Egypt?
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 19:16 - ‘Also, anyone who in the open field touches one who has been slain with a sword or who has died naturally, or a human bone or a grave, H6913 shall be unclean for seven days.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 19:18 - ‘A clean person shall take hyssop and dip it in the water, and sprinkle it on the tent and on all the furnishings and on the persons who were there, and on the one who touched the bone or the one slain or the one dying naturally or the grave. H6913
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 8:32 - And Gideon the son of Joash died at a ripe old age and was buried in the tomb H6913 of his father Joash, in Ophrah of the Abiezrites.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 16:31 - Then his brothers and all his father’s household came down, took him, brought him up and buried him between Zorah and Eshtaol in the tomb H6913 of Manoah his father. Thus he had judged Israel twenty years.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 2:32 - And they took up Asahel and buried him in his father’s tomb H6913 which was in Bethlehem. Then Joab and his men went all night until the day [fn]dawned at Hebron.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 3:32 - Thus they buried Abner in Hebron; and the king lifted up his voice and wept at the grave H6913 of Abner, and all the people wept.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 4:12 - Then David commanded the young men, and they killed them and cut off their hands and feet and hung them up beside the pool in Hebron. But they took the head of Ish-bosheth and buried it in the grave H6913 of Abner in Hebron.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 17:23 - Now when Ahithophel saw that his counsel was not [fn]followed, he [fn]saddled his donkey and arose and went to his home, to his city, and [fn]set his house in order, and strangled himself; thus he died and was buried in the grave H6913 of his father.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 19:37 - “Please let your servant return, that I may die in my own city near the grave H6913 of my father and my mother. However, here is your servant Chimham, let him cross over with my lord the king, and do for him what is good in your sight.”
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 21:14 - They buried the bones of Saul and Jonathan his son in the country of Benjamin in Zela, in the grave H6913 of Kish his father; thus they did all that the king commanded, and after that God was moved by prayer for the land.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 13:22 - but have returned and eaten bread and drunk water in the place of which He said to you, “Eat no bread and drink no water”; your body shall not come to the grave H6913 of your fathers.’”
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 13:30 - He laid his body in his own grave, H6913 and they mourned over him, saying, “Alas, my brother!”
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 13:31 - After he had buried him, he spoke to his sons, saying, “When I die, bury me in the grave H6913 in which the man of God is buried; lay my bones beside his bones.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 14:13 - “All Israel shall mourn for him and bury him, for [fn]he alone of Jeroboam’s family will come to the grave, H6913 because in him something good was found toward the LORD God of Israel in the house of Jeroboam.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 13:21 - As they were burying a man, behold, they saw a marauding band; and they cast the man into the grave H6913 of Elisha. And when the man [fn]touched the bones of Elisha he revived and stood up on his feet.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 22:20 - “Therefore, behold, I will gather you to your fathers, and you will be gathered to your grave H6913 in peace, and your eyes will not see all the evil which I will bring on this place.”’” So they brought back word to the king.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 23:6 - He brought out the Asherah from the house of the LORD outside Jerusalem to the brook Kidron, and burned it at the brook Kidron, and ground it to dust, and threw its dust on the graves H6913 of the [fn]common people.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 23:16 - Now when Josiah turned, he saw the graves H6913 that were there on the mountain, and he sent and took the bones from the graves H6913 and burned them on the altar and defiled it according to the word of the LORD which the man of God proclaimed, who proclaimed these things.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 23:17 - Then he said, “What is this monument that I see?” And the men of the city told him, “It is the grave H6913 of the man of God who came from Judah and proclaimed these things which you have done against the altar of Bethel.”
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 16:14 - They buried him in his own tomb H6913 which he had cut out for himself in the city of David, and they laid him in the resting place which he had filled with spices of various kinds blended by the perfumers’ art; and they made a very great fire for him.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 21:20 - He was thirty-two years old when he became king, and he reigned in Jerusalem eight years; and he departed [fn]with no one’s regret, and they buried him in the city of David, but not in the tombs H6913 of the kings.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 24:25 - When they had departed from him (for they left him very sick), his own servants conspired against him because of the blood of the [fn]son of Jehoiada the priest, and murdered him on his bed. So he died, and they buried him in the city of David, but they did not bury him in the tombs H6913 of the kings.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 28:27 - So Ahaz slept with his fathers, and they buried him in the city, in Jerusalem, for they did not bring him into the tombs H6913 of the kings of Israel; and Hezekiah his son reigned in his place.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 32:33 - So Hezekiah slept with his fathers, and they buried him in the [fn]upper section of the tombs H6913 of the sons of David; and all Judah and the inhabitants of Jerusalem honored him at his death. And his son Manasseh became king in his place.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 34:4 - They tore down the altars of the Baals in his presence, and the incense altars that were high above them he chopped down; also the Asherim, the carved images and the molten images he broke in pieces and ground to powder and scattered it on the graves H6913 of those who had sacrificed to them.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 34:28 - “Behold, I will gather you to your fathers and you shall be gathered to your grave H6913 in peace, so your eyes will not see all the evil which I will bring on this place and on its inhabitants.”’” And they brought back word to the king.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 35:24 - So his servants took him out of the chariot and carried him in the second chariot which he had, and brought him to Jerusalem [fn]where he died and was buried in the tombs H6913 of his fathers. All Judah and Jerusalem mourned for Josiah.
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 2:3 - I said to the king, “Let the king live forever. Why should my face not be sad when the city, the place of my fathers’ tombs, H6913 lies desolate and its gates have been consumed by fire?”
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 2:5 - I said to the king, “If it please the king, and if your servant has found favor before you, send me to Judah, to the city of my fathers’ tombs, H6913 that I may rebuild it.”
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 3:16 - After him Nehemiah the son of Azbuk, official of half the district of Beth-zur, made repairs as far as a point opposite the tombs H6913 of David, and as far as the artificial pool and the house of the mighty men.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 3:22 - Who rejoice greatly,
And exult when they find the grave? H6913
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 5:26 - “You will come to the grave H6913 in full vigor,
Like the stacking of grain in its season.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 10:19 - ‘I should have been as though I had not been,
Carried from womb to tomb.’ H6913
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 17:1 - “My spirit is broken, my days are extinguished,
The [fn]grave H6913 is ready for me.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 21:32 - “While he is carried to the grave, H6913
Men will keep watch over his tomb.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 5:9 - There is nothing [fn]reliable in [fn]what they say;
Their inward part is destruction itself.
Their throat is an open grave; H6913
They [fn]flatter with their tongue.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 88:5 - [fn]Forsaken among the dead,
Like the slain who lie in the grave, H6913
Whom You remember no more,
And they are cut off from Your hand.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 88:11 - Will Your lovingkindness be declared in the grave, H6913
Your faithfulness in [fn]Abaddon?
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 14:19 - “But you have been cast out of your tomb H6913
Like [fn]a rejected branch,
[fn]Clothed with the slain who are pierced with a sword,
Who go down to the stones of the pit
Like a trampled corpse.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 22:16 - ‘What right do you have here,
And whom do you have here,
That you have hewn a tomb H6913 for yourself here,
You who hew a tomb H6913 on the height,
You who carve a resting place for [fn]yourself in the rock?
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 53:9 - His grave H6913 was assigned with wicked men,
Yet He was with a rich man in His death,
Because He had done no violence,
Nor was there any deceit in His mouth.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 65:4 - Who sit among graves H6913 and spend the night in secret places;
Who eat swine’s flesh,
And the broth of unclean meat is in their pots.

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