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Lexicon :: Strong's H7339 - rᵊḥōḇ

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feminine noun
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TWOT Reference: 2143d

Strong’s Definitions

רְחֹב rᵉchôb, rekh-obe'; or רְחוֹב rᵉchôwb; from H7337; a width, i.e. (concretely) avenue or area:—broad place (way), street. See also H1050.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 43x

The KJV translates Strong's H7339 in the following manner: street (40x), ways (2x), places (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 43x
The KJV translates Strong's H7339 in the following manner: street (40x), ways (2x), places (1x).
  1. broad or open place or plaza

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
רְחֹב rᵉchôb, rekh-obe'; or רְחוֹב rᵉchôwb; from H7337; a width, i.e. (concretely) avenue or area:—broad place (way), street. See also H1050.
STRONGS H7339: Abbreviations
† I. רְחוֺב noun feminineDaniel 9:25 [not masculine Zechariah 8:5 AlbrZAW xvi (1896), 51 compare Ges§ 145 p, t, u] broad open place, plaza (LagBN 178 BaNB 142); — ר׳ absolute Genesis 19:2 +, construct Judges 19:17 +, רְחֹב Judges 19:15; 2 Samuel 21:12; suffix רְחֹבָהּ Deuteronomy 13:17; Psalm 55:12; plural absolute רְחֹבוֺת Amos 5:16 +, construct id. Zechariah 8:4 + (see also רְחֹבוֺת proper name, below); suffix רְחֹבֹתֶיהָ Isaiah 15:3 +, etc.; — broad open place in city (usually near gate, Nehemiah 8:1, 3, 16 (twice in verse); 2 Chronicles 32:6; Job 29:7; || חוּץ Jeremiah 5:1 + 8 times, דֶּרֶךְ Proverbs 26:13, שְׁוָקִים Songs 3:2), for various private and public uses Genesis 19:2 (J), Judges 19:15, 17, 20; Deuteronomy 13:17; 2 Samuel 21:12; Jeremiah 5:1; Ezekiel 16:24, 31; Nehemiah 8:16 (twice in verse); Isaiah 59:14; Psalm 55:12; Job 29:7, essential part of city Daniel 9:25; for lamentations Amos 5:16; Isaiah 15:3; Jeremiah 48:38, הָעִיר אֲשֶׁר לִפְנֵי שַׁעַר הַמֶּלֶךְ ר׳ Esther 4:6 (compare Esther 4:1f.), compare Jeremiah 9:20; Jeremiah 49:26; Jeremiah 50:30; Lamentations 2:11, 12; Psalm 144:14, assemblies 2 Chronicles 29:4; 32:6; Ezra 10:9 (בֵּית הָא׳ ר׳), Nehemiah 8:1, 3, proclamations Esther 6:9, 11, speeches Proverbs 1:20; social life Zechariah 8:4, 5 (twice in verse); Lamentations 4:18; Proverbs 5:16; Proverbs 7:12, compare Proverbs 22:13; Proverbs 26:13, Songs 3:3; ר׳ in Nahum 2:5 is apparently outside city (compare Assyrian rêbit Ninâ, etc.).
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs


19:2; 19:2


13:17; 13:17


19:15; 19:15; 19:17; 19:17; 19:20

2 Samuel

21:12; 21:12

2 Chronicles

29:4; 32:6; 32:6




8:1; 8:1; 8:3; 8:3; 8:16; 8:16


4:1; 4:6; 6:9; 6:11


29:7; 29:7


55:12; 55:12; 144:14


1:20; 5:16; 7:12; 22:13; 26:13; 26:13

Song of Songs

3:2; 3:3


15:3; 15:3; 59:14


5:1; 5:1; 9:20; 48:38; 49:26; 50:30


2:11; 2:12; 4:18


16:24; 16:31


9:25; 9:25


5:16; 5:16




8:4; 8:4; 8:5; 8:5


Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H7339 matches the Hebrew רְחֹב (rᵊḥōḇ),
which occurs 43 times in 41 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 19:2 - and he saith, 'Lo, I pray you, my lords, turn aside, I pray you, unto the house of your servant, and lodge, and wash your feet -- then ye have risen early and gone on your way;' and they say, 'Nay, but in the broad place we do lodge.'
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 13:16 - and all its spoil thou dost gather unto the midst of its broad place, and hast burned with fire the city and all its spoil completely, before Jehovah thy God, and it hath been a heap age-during, it is not built any more;
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 19:15 - and they turn aside there to go in to lodge in Gibeah, and he goeth in and sitteth in a broad place of the city, and there is no man gathering them into the house to lodge.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 19:17 - And he lifteth up his eyes, and seeth the man, the traveller, in a broad place of the city, and the aged man saith, 'Whither goest thou? and whence comest thou?'
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 19:20 - And the old man saith, 'Peace to thee; only, all thy lack is on me, only in the broad place lodge not.'
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 21:12 - and David goeth and taketh the bones of Saul, and the bones of Jonathan his son, from the possessors of Jabesh-Gilead, who had stolen them from the broad place of Beth-Shan, where the Philistines hanged them, in the day of the Philistines smiting Saul in Gilboa;
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 29:4 - and bringeth in the priests and the Levites, and gathereth them to the broad place to the east.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 32:6 - And he putteth heads of war over the people, and gathereth them unto him, unto the broad place of a gate of the city, and speaketh unto their heart, saying,
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 10:9 - And gathered are all the men of Judah and Benjamin to Jerusalem by the third day, it is the ninth month, on the twentieth of the month, and all the people sit in the broad place of the house of God, trembling on account of the matter and of the showers.
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 8:1 - And all the people are gathered as one man unto the broad place that is before the water-gate, and they say to Ezra the scribe to bring the book of the law of Moses, that Jehovah commanded Israel.
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 8:3 - and he readeth in it before the broad place that is before the water-gate, from the light till the middle of the day, over-against the men, and the women, and those intelligent, and the ears of all the people are unto the book of the law.
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 8:16 - And the people go out, and bring in, and make for themselves booths, each on his roof, and in their courts, and in the courts of the house of God, and in the broad place of the water-gate, and in the broad place of the gate of Ephraim.
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 4:6 - And Hatach goeth out unto Mordecai, unto a broad place of the city, that is before the gate of the king,
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 6:9 - and to give the clothing and the horse into the hand of a man of the heads of the king, the chiefs, and they have clothed the man in whose honour the king hath delighted, and caused him to ride on the horse in a broad place of the city, and called before him: Thus it is done to the man in whose honour the king hath delighted.'
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 6:11 - And Haman taketh the clothing, and the horse, and clothed Mordecai, and causeth him to ride in a broad place of the city, and calleth before him, 'Thus it is done to the man in whose honour the king hath delighted.'
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 29:7 - When I go out to the gate by the city, In a broad place I prepare my seat.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 55:11 - Mischiefs are in its midst. Fraud and deceit depart not from its street.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 144:14 - Our oxen are carrying, there is no breach, And there is no outgoing, And there is no crying in our broad places.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 1:20 - Wisdom in an out-place crieth aloud, In broad places she giveth forth her voice,
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 5:16 - Let thy fountains be scattered abroad, In broad places rivulets of waters.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 7:12 - Now in an out-place, now in broad places, And near every corner she lieth in wait) --
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 22:13 - The slothful hath said, 'A lion is without, In the midst of the broad places I am slain.'
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 26:13 - The slothful hath said, 'A lion is in the way, A lion is in the broad places.'
Unchecked Copy BoxSng 3:2 - -- Pray, let me rise, and go round the city, In the streets and in the broad places, I seek him whom my soul hath loved! -- I sought him, and I found him not.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 15:3 - In its out-places they girded on sackcloth, On its pinnacles, and in its broad places, Every one howleth -- going down with weeping.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 59:14 - And removed backward is judgment, And righteousness afar off standeth, For truth hath been feeble in the street, And straightforwardness is not able to enter,
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 5:1 - Go to and fro in streets of Jerusalem, And see, I pray you, and know, And seek in her broad places, if ye find a man, If there be one doing judgment, seeking stedfastness -- Then am I propitious to her.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 9:21 - For death hath come up into our windows, It hath come into our palaces, To cut off the suckling from without, Young men from the broad places.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 48:38 - On all roofs of Moab, and in her broad-places, All of it -- is lamentation, For I have broken Moab as a vessel in which there is no pleasure, An affirmation of Jehovah.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 49:26 - Therefore fall do her young men in her broad places, And all the men of war are cut off in that day, An affirmation of Jehovah of Hosts.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 50:30 - Therefore fall do her young men in her broad places, And all her men of war are cut off in that day, An affirmation of Jehovah.
Unchecked Copy BoxLam 2:11 - Consumed by tears have been my eyes, Troubled have been my bowels, Poured out to the earth hath been my liver, For the breach of the daughter of my people; In infant and suckling being feeble, In the broad places of the city,
Unchecked Copy BoxLam 2:12 - To their mothers they say, 'Where are corn and wine?' In their becoming feeble as a pierced one In the broad places of the city, In their soul pouring itself out into the bosom of their mothers.
Unchecked Copy BoxLam 4:18 - They have hunted our steps from going in our broad-places, Near hath been our end, fulfilled our days, For come hath our end.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 16:24 - That thou dost build to thee an arch, And dost make to thee a high place in every broad place.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 16:31 - In thy building thine arch at the head of every way, Thy high place thou hast made in every broad place, And -- hast not been as a whore deriding a gift.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 9:25 - And thou dost know, and dost consider wisely, from the going forth of the word to restore and to build Jerusalem till Messiah the Leader is seven weeks, and sixty and two weeks: the broad place hath been built again, and the rampart, even in the distress of the times.
Unchecked Copy BoxAmo 5:16 - Therefore, thus said Jehovah, God of Hosts, the Lord, In all broad places is lamentation, And in all out-places they say, 'Alas, alas,' And called the husbandman to mourning, And to lamentation the skilful of wailing.
Unchecked Copy BoxNah 2:4 - In out-places shine do the chariots, They go to and fro in broad places, Their appearances are like torches, As lightnings they run.
Unchecked Copy BoxZec 8:4 - Thus said Jehovah of Hosts: Again dwell do old men and old women, In broad places of Jerusalem, And each his staff in his hand, Because of abundance of days.
Unchecked Copy BoxZec 8:5 - And broad places of the city are full of boys and girls, Playing in its broad places.
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