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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 it was Bethuel who fathered Rebekah H7259. These eight Milcah bore to Nahor, Abraham’s brother.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 24:15 - And it came about, before he had finished speaking, that behold, Rebekah H7259, who was born to Bethuel the son of Milcah, the wife of Abraham’s brother Nahor, came 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 - When he saw the ring and the bracelets on his sister’s [fn]wrists, and when he heard the words of his sister Rebekah H7259, saying, “[fn]This is what the man said to me,” he went 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 came out with her jar on her shoulder, and went down to the spring and drew water, and I said to her, ‘Please let me drink.’
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 24:51 - “Here is Rebekah H7259 before you, take her and go, and let her be the wife of your master’s son, as the LORD has spoken.”
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 24:53 - And 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 - So 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 [fn]descendants possess
The gate of those who hate them.”
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 24:61 - Then Rebekah H7259 got up with her female attendants, and they mounted the camels and followed the man. So the servant took Rebekah H7259 and departed.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 24:64 - Rebekah H7259 raised her eyes, and when she saw Isaac, she 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; so 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 - Isaac prayed to the LORD on behalf of his wife, because she was unable to have children; and the LORD [fn]answered him, and his wife Rebekah H7259 conceived.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 25:28 - Now Isaac loved Esau because [fn]he had a taste for game; but Rebekah H7259 loved Jacob.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 26:7 - When the men of the place asked about his wife, he said, “She is my sister,” for he was afraid to say, “my wife,” thinking,[fn]the men of the place might kill me on account of Rebekah H7259, since she is beautiful.”
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 26:8 - Now it came about, when he had been there a long time, that Abimelech king of the Philistines looked down through a window, and saw them, and behold, Isaac was caressing his wife Rebekah H7259.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 26:35 - and they [fn]brought grief to Isaac and Rebekah H7259.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 27:5 - Now Rebekah H7259 was listening while Isaac spoke to his son Esau. So when Esau went to the field to hunt for game to bring home,
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 27:6 - Rebekah H7259 said to her son Jacob, “Behold, I heard your father speak to your brother Esau, saying,
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 27:11 - But Jacob said to his mother Rebekah H7259, “Behold, my brother Esau is a hairy man and I am a smooth man.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 27:15 - Then Rebekah H7259 took the [fn]best garments of her elder son Esau, which were with her in the house, and put them on her younger son Jacob.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 27:42 - Now when the words of her elder son Esau were reported to Rebekah H7259, she sent word 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 - And 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 - Jacob told Rachel that he was a relative of her father and that he was Rebekah’s H7259 son, and she ran and told her father.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 35:8 - Now Deborah, Rebekah’s H7259 nurse, died, and she was buried below Bethel under the oak; and 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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