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Lexicon :: Strong's H7342 - rāḥāḇ

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TWOT Reference: 2143c

Strong’s Definitions

רָחָב râchâb, raw-khawb'; from H7337; roomy, in any (or every) direction, literally or figuratively:—broad, large, at liberty, proud, wide.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 21x

The KJV translates Strong's H7342 in the following manner: large (8x), broad (5x), proud (3x), wide (3x), broader (1x), liberty (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 21x
The KJV translates Strong's H7342 in the following manner: large (8x), broad (5x), proud (3x), wide (3x), broader (1x), liberty (1x).
  1. broad, wide

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
רָחָב râchâb, raw-khawb'; from H7337; roomy, in any (or every) direction, literally or figuratively:—broad, large, at liberty, proud, wide.
STRONGS H7342: Abbreviations
I. רָחָב 21 adjective wide, broad; — absolute ר׳ Job 30:14; construct רְחַב Proverbs 21:4 +; feminine singular רְחָבָה Exodus 3:8 +; construct רַחֲבַת Genesis 34:21 +; masculine plural construct רַחֲבֵי Isaiah 33:21; — wide, broad, spacious, of land Exodus 3:8 (J), Nehemiah 9:35, רַחֲבַת יָדַיִם, etc., Genesis 34:21 + 6 times, see יָד 3d; מִנִּייָֿם ר׳ Job 11:9 (of greatness of God, || אֲרֻכָּה מֵאֶרֶץ); בָּֽרְחָבָה as substantive Psalm 119:45 in a wide, roomy, space (figurative); ר׳ פֶּרֶץ Job 30:14 (simile); of cup Ezekiel 23:32 (in figurative; + הָעֲמֻקָּה); of wall (= thick) Jeremiah 51:58; specifically, in Jerusalem (as proper name) הַחוֺמָה הָֽר׳ Nehemiah 3:8; Nehemiah 12:38; figurative extensive, of work, undertaking, מְלָאכָה, Nehemiah 4:19 (+הַרְבֵּה); of י׳'s commandment Psalm 119:96 (i.e. unlimited, measureless); רְחַב לֵבָב Psalm 101:5 i.e. exultant, arrogant (|| גְּבַהּעֵֿינַיִם), so לֵב ר׳ Proverbs 21:4 (|| רוּםעֿ׳); רְחַב נֶפֶשׁ Proverbs 28:25 i.e. greedy (compare רחב אולת Ecclus 47:23c, in play on רְחַבְעָם).
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs


34:21; 34:21


3:8; 3:8


3:8; 4:19; 9:35; 12:38


11:9; 30:14; 30:14


101:5; 119:45; 119:96


21:4; 21:4; 28:25







Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H7342 matches the Hebrew רָחָב (rāḥāḇ),
which occurs 21 times in 21 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 34:21 - “These men are [fn]friendly to us; therefore let them live in the land and trade in it, for behold, the land is [fn]large H7342 enough for them. We will take their daughters [fn]in marriage, and give our daughters to them.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 3:8 - “So I have come down to rescue them from the [fn]power of the Egyptians, and to bring them up from that land to a good and spacious H7342 land, to a land flowing with milk and honey, to the place of the Canaanite, the Hittite, the Amorite, the Perizzite, the Hivite, and the Jebusite.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 18:10 - “When you enter, you will come to an unsuspecting people with a spacious H7342 land; for God has handed it over to you, a place where there is no lack of anything that is on the earth.”
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 4:40 - They found pasture that was rich and good, and the land was spread H7342 out H7342 on both sides, and peaceful and undisturbed; for those who lived there previously were Hamites.
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 3:8 - Next to him Uzziel the son of Harhaiah of the goldsmiths made repairs. And next to him Hananiah, one of the perfumers, made repairs, and they restored Jerusalem as far as the Broad H7342 Wall.
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 4:19 - And I said to the nobles, the officials, and the rest of the people, “The work is great and extensive H7342, and we are separated on the wall far from one another.
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 7:4 - Now the city was large H7342 and spacious, but the people in it were few and the houses were not built.
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 9:35 - “But they, in their own kingdom,
With Your great goodness which You gave them,
With the broad H7342 and rich land which You placed before them,
Did not serve You or turn from their evil deeds.
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 12:38 - The second [fn]choir proceeded to the [fn]left, while I followed them with half of the people on the wall, above the Tower of Furnaces, to the Broad H7342 Wall,
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 11:9 - “Its measurement is longer than the earth
And broader H7342 than the sea.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 30:14 - “As through a wide H7342 gap they come,
[fn]Amid the storm they roll on.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 101:5 - Whoever secretly slanders his neighbor, him I will [fn]destroy;
I will not endure one who has a haughty look and an arrogant H7342 heart.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 104:25 - [fn]There is the sea, great and [fn]broad H7342,
In which are swarms without number,
Animals both small and great.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 119:45 - And I will walk [fn]at liberty H7342,
For I seek Your precepts.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 119:96 - I have seen [fn]a limit to all perfection;
Your commandment is exceedingly broad H7342.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 21:4 - Haughty eyes and a proud H7342 heart,
The lamp of the wicked, is sin.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 28:25 - An [fn]arrogant H7342 person stirs up strife,
But one who trusts in the LORD will [fn]prosper.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 22:18 - And wrap you up tightly like a ball,
To be driven into a vast H7342 country;
There you will die,
And there your splendid chariots will be,
You shame of your master’s house!’
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 33:21 - But there the majestic One, the LORD, will be for us
A place of rivers and wide H7342 canals
On which no boat with oars will go,
And on which no mighty ship will pass
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 51:58 - This is what the LORD of armies says:
“The broad H7342 wall of Babylon will be completely demolished,
And her high gates will be set on fire;
So the peoples will labor for nothing,
And the nations become exhausted only for fire.”
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 23:32 - “This is what the Lord GOD says:
‘You will drink your sister’s cup,
Which is deep and wide H7342.
[fn]You will be laughed at and held in derision;
Because it contains much.
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