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Lexicon :: Strong's H73 - 'aḇnēṭ

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Part of Speech
masculine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
Of uncertain derivation
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TWOT Reference: 256a

Strong’s Definitions

אַבְנֵט ʼabnêṭ, ab-nate'; of uncertain derivation; a belt:—girdle.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 9x

The KJV translates Strong's H73 in the following manner: girdle(s) (9x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 9x
The KJV translates Strong's H73 in the following manner: girdle(s) (9x).
  1. girdle, sash, waistband

    1. of high priest

    2. of other priests

    3. of high official

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
אַבְנֵט ʼabnêṭ, ab-nate'; of uncertain derivation; a belt:—girdle.
STRONGS H73: Abbreviations
אַבְנֵט noun [masculine] girdleא׳ absolute Exodus 28:4 +; אַבְנֵָֽטְךָ֨ Isaiah 22:21; construct Exodus 39:29; אַבְנֵטִים Exodus 28:40; — girdle, of high priest Exodus 28:4, 39; Exodus 39:29; Leviticus 8:7; Leviticus 16:4; of priests Exodus 28:40; Exodus 29:9; Leviticus 8:13 (all P); of high official Isaiah 22:21. — Josephusiii. 7. 2 ἀβανήθ; compare further LagGes. Abh. 39. **described JosAnt. iii. 7. 2 as a sash wound round breast several times, and falling to the feet; in Targum Syriac Version הֶמְיָן (Persian) a money-bag wound round body StaThLz. 1894, 236.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Hebrew and English Lexicon, Unabridged, Electronic Database.
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs


28:4; 28:4; 28:39; 28:40; 28:40; 29:9; 39:29; 39:29


8:7; 8:13; 16:4


22:21; 22:21


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Strong's Number H73 matches the Hebrew אַבְנֵט ('aḇnēṭ),
which occurs 9 times in 9 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxExo 28:4 -

“These are the garments that they must make: a breastpiece, an ephod, a robe, a specially woven tunic,[fn] a turban, and a sash. They are to make holy garments for your brother Aaron and his sons so that they may serve me as priests.

Unchecked Copy BoxExo 28:39 -

“You are to weave the tunic from fine linen, make a turban of fine linen, and make an embroidered sash.

Unchecked Copy BoxExo 28:40 -

“Make tunics, sashes, and headbands for Aaron’s sons to give them glory and beauty.

Unchecked Copy BoxExo 29:9 -

“Tie the sashes on Aaron and his sons and fasten headbands on them. The priesthood is to be theirs by a permanent statute. This is the way you will ordain Aaron and[fn] his sons.

Unchecked Copy BoxExo 39:29 -

and the sash of finely spun linen expertly embroidered with blue, purple, and scarlet yarn. They did just as the LORD had commanded Moses.

Unchecked Copy BoxLev 8:7 -

He put the tunic on Aaron, wrapped the sash around him, clothed him with the robe, and put the ephod on him. He put the woven band of the ephod around him and fastened it to him.

Unchecked Copy BoxLev 8:13 -

Then Moses presented Aaron’s sons, clothed them with tunics, wrapped sashes around them, and fastened headbands on them, as the LORD had commanded Moses.

Unchecked Copy BoxLev 16:4 -

“He is to wear a holy linen tunic, and linen undergarments are to be on his body. He is to tie a linen sash around him and wrap his head with a linen turban. These are holy garments; he must bathe his body with water before he wears them.

Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 22:21 -

“I will clothe him with your robe and tie your sash around him. I will hand your authority over to him, and he will be like a father to the inhabitants of Jerusalem and to the house of Judah.

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