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Lexicon :: Strong's H7231 - rāḇaḇ

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רָבַב
Transliteration
rāḇaḇ
Pronunciation
raw-bab'
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Part of Speech
verb
Root Word (Etymology)
A primitive root
Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 2099

Strong’s Definitions

רָבַב râbab, raw-bab'; a primitive root; (compare H7241); also as denominative from H7233; properly, to cast together , i.e. increase, especially in number; to multiply by the myriad:—increase, be many(-ifold), be more, multiply, ten thousands.


KJV Translation Count — Total: 17x

The KJV translates Strong's H7231 in the following manner: are many (6x), are multiplied (3x), increased (3x), are more (2x), manifold (1x), ten thousands (1x), multiply (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 17x
The KJV translates Strong's H7231 in the following manner: are many (6x), are multiplied (3x), increased (3x), are more (2x), manifold (1x), ten thousands (1x), multiply (1x).
  1. to be or become many, be or become much, be or become great

    1. (Qal)

      1. to be or become many

      2. to be or become great

      3. to be long (of journey)

  2. (Pual) ten thousands

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
רָבַב râbab, raw-bab'; a primitive root; (compare H7241); also as denominative from H7233; properly, to cast together , i.e. increase, especially in number; to multiply by the myriad:—increase, be many(-ifold), be more, multiply, ten thousands.
STRONGS H7231:
† I. [רָבַב] verb be or become, many, much (Late Hebrew רַב especially lord, master, רַבִּי my master teacher; MI5 adjective plural רבן; Ph רב feminine רבת; Assyrian [rabâbu], rabbu; Arabic bdb091202 rear, increase (active; bdb091203 thick juice, compare Late Hebrew רְבָב grease is thought by Buhl and others to indicate original meaning be thick), bdb091204 lord, owner, master; Sabean רב especially in proper names, רבאל, רבבם רבשמסם, etc., CISiv, nos-285, 3; 286, 1; 287, 12, etc.; Lihyanian רבה its lord DHMEpigr. Denkm. Arabic 232; Ethiopic bdb091205 expand, spread (intransitive); Aramaic רַב bdb091206 great, chief, so Old Aramaic, Nabataean, Palmyrene רב, Lzb366 Cook107); —
Qal Perfect 3rd person feminine singular consecutive וְרַבָּה Exodus 23:29; Isaiah 6:12, רָ֑בָּה Genesis 18:20 (Hosea 9:7 read וְרֹב הַמּשְׂטֵמָה [for MT וְרַבָּה מ׳] Greek Version of the LXX. We Now); elsewhere only 3rd person plural רַבּוּ 1 Samuel 25:10+, רָ֑בּוּ Jeremiah 46:23+2 times [other forms supplied by רבה which see]; Infinitive construct רֹב Genesis 6:1; Joshua 9:13; Leviticus 25:16 (|| מְעֹט), suffix רֻבְּכֶם Deuteronomy 7:7, and perhaps רֻבָּם Hosea 4:7 (compare רֹב below); —
2. become great, Genesis 18:20 (J) Isaiah 6:12; be long, of journey, Joshua 9:13

[רָבַב] Pu. denominative from preceding: — Participle feminine plural מְרֻבָּבוֺת Psalm 144:13 multiplied ten thousand-fold.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Hebrew and English Lexicon, Unabridged, Electronic Database.
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs

Genesis

6:1; 6:1; 18:20; 18:20

Exodus

23:29; 23:29

Leviticus

25:16; 25:16

Deuteronomy

7:7; 7:7

Joshua

9:13; 9:13

1 Samuel

25:10; 25:10

Job

35:6

Psalms

3:2; 4:8; 25:19; 38:20; 69:5; 104:24; 144:13

Ecclesiastes

5:10

Isaiah

6:12; 6:12; 22:9; 59:12; 66:16

Jeremiah

5:6; 14:7; 46:23; 46:23

Hosea

4:7; 4:7; 9:7

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H7231 matches the Hebrew רָבַב (rāḇaḇ),
which occurs 13 times in 13 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 6:1 - Now it came about, when mankind began to multiply H7231 on the face of the land, and daughters were born to them,
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 35:6 - “If you have sinned, what do you accomplish against Him?
And if your wrongdoings are H7231 many H7231, what do you do to Him?
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 3:1 - A Psalm of David, when [fn]he fled from his son Absalom.
LORD, how my enemies have increased H7231!
Many are rising up against me.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 4:7 - You have put joy in my heart,
More than when their grain and new wine are H7231 abundant H7231.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 25:19 - Look at my enemies, for they are H7231 many H7231,
And they hate me with violent hatred.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 38:19 - But my enemies are vigorous and [fn]strong,
And those who wrongfully hate me are H7231 many H7231.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 69:4 - Those who hate me without a cause are H7231 more H7231 than the hairs of my head;
Those who would [fn]destroy me are powerful, those who oppose me with lies;
What I did not steal, I then have to restore.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 104:24 - LORD, how many H7231 are H7231 Your works!
[fn]In wisdom You have made them all;
The earth is full of Your [fn]possessions.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 144:13 - Our granaries are full, providing every kind of produce,
And our flocks deliver thousands and ten thousands in our [fn]fields;
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 66:16 - For the LORD will execute judgment by fire
And by His sword on [fn]humanity,
And those put to death by the LORD will be H7231 many H7231.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 5:6 - Therefore a lion from the forest will kill them,
A wolf of the deserts will destroy them,
A leopard is watching their cities.
Everyone who goes out of them will be torn in pieces,
Because their wrongdoings are H7231 many H7231,
Their apostasies are numerous.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 14:7 - “Though our wrongdoings testify against us,
LORD, act for the sake of Your name!
Our apostasies have indeed been H7231 many H7231,
We have sinned against You.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 46:23 - “They have cut down her forest,” declares the LORD;
“Certainly it will no longer be found,
Even though [fn]they are H7231 more numerous H7231 than locusts
And are without number.

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