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Lexicon :: Strong's H7259 - riḇqâ

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Part of Speech
proper feminine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
From an unused root probably meaning to clog by tying up the fetlock
Strong’s Definitions

רִבְקָה Ribqâh, rib-kaw'; from an unused root probably meaning to clog by tying up the fetlock; fettering (by beauty); Ribkah, the wife of Isaac:—Rebekah.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 30x

The KJV translates Strong's H7259 in the following manner: Rebekah (30x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 30x
The KJV translates Strong's H7259 in the following manner: Rebekah (30x).
  1. Rebekah = "ensnarer"

    1. daughter of Bethuel, sister of Laban, wife of Isaac, and mother of Esau and Jacob

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
רִבְקָה Ribqâh, rib-kaw'; from an unused root probably meaning to clog by tying up the fetlock; fettering (by beauty); Ribkah, the wife of Isaac:—Rebekah.
STRONGS H7259: Abbreviations
רִבְקָה 30 proper name, feminine Rebekah, daughter of Bethuel and wife of Isaac, Genesis 22:23; Genesis 24:15 + 24 times 24, 25, 26, 27; Genesis 28:5; Genesis 29:12; Genesis 35:8; Genesis 49:31; — Greek Version of the LXX Πεβεκκα,.
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Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H7259 matches the Hebrew רִבְקָה (riḇqâ),
which occurs 30 times in 29 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 22:23 - And Bethuel [fn]was the father of Rebekah H7259. These eight Milcah bore to Nahor, Abraham’s brother.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 24:15 -

And before he had finished speaking, behold, Rebekah H7259 who was born to Bethuel the son of Milcah, the wife of Abraham’s brother Nahor, was coming out with her jar on her shoulder.

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 24:29 - Now Rebekah H7259 had a brother whose name was Laban; and Laban ran outside to the man at the spring.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 24:30 - Now it happened, when he saw the ring and the bracelets on his sister’s [fn]wrists, and when he heard the words of Rebekah H7259 his sister, saying, “[fn]This is what the man said to me,” he came out to the man; and behold, he was standing by the camels at the spring.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 24:45 -

“Before I had finished speaking in my heart, behold, Rebekah H7259 was coming out with her jar on her shoulder, and she went down to the spring and drew, and I said to her, ‘Please give me a drink.’

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 24:51 - “Behold, Rebekah H7259 is before you, take her and go, and let her be the wife of your master’s son, as Yahweh has spoken.”
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 24:53 - The servant brought out articles of silver and articles of gold, and garments, and gave them to Rebekah H7259; he also gave precious things to her brother and to her mother.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 24:58 - Then they called Rebekah H7259 and said to her, “Will you go with this man?” And she said, “I will go.”
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 24:59 - Thus they sent away their sister Rebekah H7259 and her nurse with Abraham’s servant and his men.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 24:60 - And they blessed Rebekah H7259 and said to her,

“May you, our sister,

Become thousands of ten thousands,

And may your seed possess

The gate of those who hate him.”

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 24:61 -

Then Rebekah H7259 arose with her young women, and they mounted the camels and went after the man. So the servant took Rebekah H7259 and went.

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 24:64 - And Rebekah H7259 lifted up her eyes and saw Isaac and dismounted from the camel.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 24:67 - Then Isaac brought her into his mother Sarah’s tent, and he took Rebekah H7259, and she became his wife, and he loved her. Thus, Isaac was comforted after his mother’s death.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 25:20 - and Isaac was forty years old when he took Rebekah H7259, the daughter of Bethuel the [fn]Aramean of Paddan-aram, the sister of Laban the [fn]Aramean, to be his wife.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 25:21 - And Isaac entreated Yahweh on behalf of his wife because she was barren; and Yahweh [fn]was moved by his entreaty. So Rebekah H7259 his wife conceived.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 25:28 - Isaac loved Esau because [fn]he had an appetite for hunted game, but Rebekah H7259 loved Jacob.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 26:7 - Then the men of the place asked about his wife. And he said, “She is my sister,” for he was afraid to say, “my wife,” thinking, “lest the men of the place kill me on account of Rebekah H7259, for she is beautiful in appearance.”
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 26:8 - Now it happened, when he had been there a long time, that Abimelech king of the Philistines looked out through a window and saw, and behold, Isaac was [fn]caressing his wife Rebekah H7259.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 26:35 - and they [fn]brought bitterness to Isaac and Rebekah H7259.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 27:5 -

Now Rebekah H7259 was listening while Isaac was speaking to his son Esau. Then Esau went to the field to hunt for game to bring to Isaac.

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 27:6 - But Rebekah H7259 spoke to her son Jacob, saying, “Behold, I heard your father speaking to your brother Esau, saying,
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 27:11 - Then Jacob [fn]answered his mother Rebekah H7259, “Behold, Esau my brother is a hairy man, and I am a smooth man.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 27:15 - Then Rebekah H7259 took the [fn]best garments of Esau her elder son, which were with her in the house, and she put them on Jacob her younger son.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 27:42 - Then the words of her elder son Esau were told to Rebekah H7259. So she sent and called her younger son Jacob and said to him, “Behold, your brother Esau is consoling himself concerning you by planning to kill you.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 27:46 -

Then Rebekah H7259 said to Isaac, “I am tired of [fn]living because of the daughters of Heth; if Jacob takes a wife from the daughters of Heth, like these, from the daughters of the land, what good will my life be to me?”

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 28:5 - Then Isaac sent Jacob away, and he went to Paddan-aram to Laban, son of Bethuel the Aramean, the brother of Rebekah H7259, the mother of Jacob and Esau.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 29:12 - And Jacob told Rachel that he was a [fn]relative of her father and that he was Rebekah’s H7259 son, and she ran and told her father.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 35:8 - Then Deborah, Rebekah’s H7259 nurse, died, and she was buried below Bethel under the oak; it was named [fn]Allon-bacuth.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 49:31 - “There they buried Abraham and his wife Sarah, there they buried Isaac and his wife Rebekah H7259, and there I buried Leah
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