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Lexicon :: Strong's H7128 - qᵊrāḇ

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Part of Speech
masculine noun
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TWOT Reference: 2063b

Strong’s Definitions

קְרָב qᵉrâb, ker-awb'; from H7126; hostile encounter:—battle, war.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 9x

The KJV translates Strong's H7128 in the following manner: battle (5x), war (4x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 9x
The KJV translates Strong's H7128 in the following manner: battle (5x), war (4x).
  1. battle, war

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
קְרָב qᵉrâb, ker-awb'; from H7126; hostile encounter:—battle, war.
STRONGS H7128: Abbreviations
קְרָב noun [masculine] battle, war (hostile approach; Aramaism = bdb089801 קְרָב, compare LagBn 175); — abs ק׳ Zechariah 14:3 +; plural קְרָבוֺת Psalm 68:31; — || מִלְחָמָח Job 38:23; Psalm 144:1; יוֺם ק׳ Zechariah 14:3; Psalm 78:9; כְּלֵיק׳ Ecclesiastes 9:18; his heart was war Psalm 55:22 (Psalm 55:19 see √ Qal 1 a); plural Psalm 68:31 people that delight in battles; — 2 Samuel 17:11 read בְּקִרְבָּם Greek Version of the LXX Syriac Version Vulgate Th Dr and most.

See related Aramaic BDB entry H7129.
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs

2 Samuel





55:19; 55:22; 68:31; 68:31; 78:9; 144:1




14:3; 14:3


Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H7128 matches the Hebrew קְרָב (qᵊrāḇ),
which occurs 9 times in 9 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 17:11 - “But I advise that all Israel be fully gathered to you, from Dan even to Beersheba, like the sand that is by the sea in abundance; and that [fn]you personally go into battle H7128.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 38:23 -

Which I have reserved for a time of distress,

For a day of war H7128 and battle?

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 55:18 -

He will redeem my soul in peace [fn]from the battle H7128 which is against me,

For they are many who are aggressive toward me.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 55:21 -

His [fn]speech was smoother than butter,

But his heart was war H7128;

His words were softer than oil,

Yet they were drawn swords.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 68:30 -

Rebuke the animals [fn]in the reeds,

The herd of bulls with the calves of the peoples,

Trampling the pieces of silver;

He has scattered the peoples who delight in war H7128.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 78:9 -

The sons of Ephraim [fn]were archers equipped with bows,

Yet they turned back on the day of battle H7128.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 144:1 -

A Psalm of David.

Blessed be the LORD, my rock,

Who trains my hands for war H7128,

And my fingers for battle;

Unchecked Copy BoxEcc 9:18 - Wisdom is better than weapons of war H7128, but one sinner destroys much good.
Unchecked Copy BoxZec 14:3 - Then the LORD will go forth and fight against those nations, as [fn]when He fights on a day of battle H7128.
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