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Lexicon :: Strong's H7393 - reḵeḇ

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masculine noun
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TWOT Reference: 2163a

Strong’s Definitions

רֶכֶב rekeb, reh'-keb; from H7392; a vehicle; by implication, a team; by extension, cavalry; by analogy a rider, i.e. the upper millstone:—chariot, (upper) millstone, multitude (from the margin), wagon.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 120x

The KJV translates Strong's H7393 in the following manner: chariot (115x), millstone (3x), wagons (1x), variant (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 120x
The KJV translates Strong's H7393 in the following manner: chariot (115x), millstone (3x), wagons (1x), variant (1x).
  1. a team, chariot, chariotry, mill-stone, riders

    1. chariotry, chariots

    2. chariot (single)

    3. upper millstone (as riding on lower millstone)

    4. riders, troop (of riders), horsemen, pair of horsemen, men riding, ass-riders, camel-riders

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
רֶכֶב rekeb, reh'-keb; from H7392; a vehicle; by implication, a team; by extension, cavalry; by analogy a rider, i.e. the upper millstone:—chariot, (upper) millstone, multitude (from the margin), wagon.
STRONGS H7393: Abbreviations
רֶ֫כֶב120> noun masculine 2 Kings 13:7 [even Nahum 2:5, where read מַרְאֵיהֶם (for הֶן-) We Now AlbrZAW xvi (1896), 90] chariotry, chariot, mill-stone; apparently also riders (compare LagBN 151); — absolute ר׳ Genesis 50:9 +, רָ֑כֶב 2 Samuel 8:4 +; construct דֶכֶב Exodus 14:9 +; suffix דִכְבִּי Judges 4:7 +, רִכְבּוֺ 2 Kings 5:9 +, דִכְבָּהּ Nahum 2:14; plural construct רִכְבֵי Songs 1:9; — Hosea 10:13 see below; —
1. 109 collective chariotry, chariots [sometimes of specific no. 2 Kings 13:7; 2 Samuel 8:4; Exodus 14:7 etc.; often + פָּרָשִׁים, (ים) סוּס], especially war-chariots : in Egypt Exodus 14:7 (J), Joshua 24:6 (E) +; early Canaan Joshua 11:4; Judges 4:7,13; Judges 5:28 (not singular; || מַרְכְּבוֺתָיו) +, called כַּרְוֶל ר׳ (i.e. iron-bound, or studded, compare GFMJudges 1:2 19and references), † Joshua 17:16,18; Judges 1:19; Judges 4:3,13†; Philistine, according to 1 Samuel 13:5; 2 Samuel 1:6; Aram 2 Samuel 8:4; 2 Samuel 10:18 +; Judah and Israel (from David's time, compare 2 Samuel 8:4) 1 Kings 9:19,22; 1 Kings 10:26 +, read also בְּרִכְבְּךָ Hosea 10:13 (for בְּדַרְכְּךָ) Greek Version of the LXXB We Now GASm; Assyria 2 Kings 19:23 = Isaiah 37:24; Nahum 2:4; Nahum 2:5; Nahum 2:14 (to be burnt; made mainly of wood); Babylon Jeremiah 47:3 (on title Jeremiah 47:1, see Gf Gie), Jeremiah 50:37; Jeremiah 51:21; Ezekiel 23:24 +, etc.; for dignity and display 1 Kings 1:5; 2 Kings 5:9; Jeremiah 17:25; Jeremiah 22:4; Isaiah 66:20, compare Genesis 50:9 (J), (compare also 1 Kings 9:19,22; 1 Kings 10:26, etc.); figurative of Elijah, יִשְׂרָאֵל וּפָרָשׁיו ר׳ 2 Kings 2:12, of Elisha 2 Kings 13:14; רֶכֶב אֵשׁ 2 Kings 2:11 chariotry of fire (at Elijah's translation); אֵל ר׳ Psalm 68:18 chariots of El, i.e. his heavenly host, compare vision 2 Kings 6:17, and also 2 Kings 7:6; ר׳ meton, for chariot-horses 2 Samuel 8:4 = 1 Chronicles 18:4.
† 2. of single chariot 1 Kings 22:35,38; 2 Kings 9:21 (twice in verse); 2 Kings 9:24; 2 Kings 10:16; 2 Chronicles 35:24, probably also Exodus 14:6; plural רִכְבֵי פַרְעֹה Songs 1:9.
† 3. upper millstone (as riding on the lower) Deuteronomy 24:6; Judges 9:53; 2 Samuel 11:21.
4. apparently = riders (collective), troop (of riders): שְׁנֵי רֶכֶב סוּסִים 2 Kings 7:14 **read perhaps רֹכְבֵי, compare Greek Version of the LXX and 2 Kings 9:16 Bur.; two riders of horses, horsemen (or two chariots drawn by horses ?); in following text dubious: פָּרָשִׁים ר׳ חֲמוֹר ר׳ פָּרָשִׁים צֶמֶד ר׳ Isaiah 21:7 riders, namely a pair of horsemen, ass-riders, camel-rides; compare פָּרָשִׁים צֶמֶד אִישׁ ר׳ Isaiah 21:9 i.e. men riding, a pair of horsemen; פָּרָשִׁים אָדָם בְּר׳ Isaiah 22:6 with riders (consisting of) men, horsemen, but use of אָדָם very improbable; attractive is with chariotry of (drawn by) steeds (א׳ as gloss) Du CheHpt Di-Kit but פ׳ hardly steeds here (compare פ׳ horsemen, Isaiah 22:7); read perhaps simply וּפ׳ בְּר׳.
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs


50:9; 50:9


14:6; 14:7; 14:7; 14:9




11:4; 17:16; 17:18; 24:6


1:2; 1:19; 1:19; 4:3; 4:7; 4:7; 4:13; 4:13; 5:28; 9:53

1 Samuel


2 Samuel

1:6; 8:4; 8:4; 8:4; 8:4; 8:4; 10:18; 11:21

1 Kings

1:5; 9:19; 9:19; 9:22; 9:22; 10:26; 10:26; 22:35; 22:38

2 Kings

2:11; 2:12; 5:9; 5:9; 6:17; 7:6; 7:14; 9:16; 9:21; 9:24; 10:16; 13:7; 13:7; 13:14; 19:23

1 Chronicles


2 Chronicles




Song of Songs

1:9; 1:9


21:7; 21:9; 22:6; 22:7; 37:24; 66:20


17:25; 22:4; 47:1; 47:3; 50:37; 51:21




10:13; 10:13


2:4; 2:5; 2:5

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H7393 matches the Hebrew רֶכֶב (reḵeḇ),
which occurs 120 times in 104 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Page 1 / 3 (Gen 50:9–2Ki 6:17)

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 50:9 - And there went up with him both chariots H7393 and horsemen: and it was a very great company.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 14:6 - And he made ready his chariot, H7393 and took his people with him:
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 14:7 - And he took six hundred chosen chariots, H7393 and all the chariots H7393 of Egypt, and captains over every one of them.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 14:9 - But the Egyptians pursued after them, all the horses and chariots H7393 of Pharaoh, and his horsemen, and his army, and overtook them encamping by the sea, beside Pihahiroth, before Baalzephon.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 14:17 - And I, behold, I will harden the hearts of the Egyptians, and they shall follow them: and I will get me honour upon Pharaoh, and upon all his host, upon his chariots, H7393 and upon his horsemen.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 14:18 - And the Egyptians shall know that I am the LORD, when I have gotten me honour upon Pharaoh, upon his chariots, H7393 and upon his horsemen.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 14:23 - And the Egyptians pursued, and went in after them to the midst of the sea, even all Pharaoh's horses, his chariots, H7393 and his horsemen.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 14:26 - And the LORD said unto Moses, Stretch out thine hand over the sea, that the waters may come again upon the Egyptians, upon their chariots, H7393 and upon their horsemen.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 14:28 - And the waters returned, and covered the chariots, H7393 and the horsemen, and all the host of Pharaoh that came into the sea after them; there remained not so much as one of them.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 15:19 - For the horse of Pharaoh went in with his chariots H7393 and with his horsemen into the sea, and the LORD brought again the waters of the sea upon them; but the children of Israel went on dry land in the midst of the sea.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 11:4 - And what he did unto the army of Egypt, unto their horses, and to their chariots; H7393 how he made the water of the Red sea to overflow them as they pursued after you, and how the LORD hath destroyed them unto this day;
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 20:1 - When thou goest out to battle against thine enemies, and seest horses, and chariots, H7393 and a people more than thou, be not afraid of them: for the LORD thy God is with thee, which brought thee up out of the land of Egypt.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 24:6 - No man shall take the nether or the upper millstone H7393 to pledge: for he taketh a man's life to pledge.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 11:4 - And they went out, they and all their hosts with them, much people, even as the sand that is upon the sea shore in multitude, with horses and chariots H7393 very many.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 17:16 - And the children of Joseph said, The hill is not enough for us: and all the Canaanites that dwell in the land of the valley have chariots H7393 of iron, both they who are of Bethshean and her towns, and they who are of the valley of Jezreel.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 17:18 - But the mountain shall be thine; for it is a wood, and thou shalt cut it down: and the outgoings of it shall be thine: for thou shalt drive out the Canaanites, though they have iron chariots, H7393 and though they be strong.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 24:6 - And I brought your fathers out of Egypt: and ye came unto the sea; and the Egyptians pursued after your fathers with chariots H7393 and horsemen unto the Red sea.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 1:19 - And the LORD was with Judah; and he drave out the inhabitants of the mountain; but could not drive out the inhabitants of the valley, because they had chariots H7393 of iron.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 4:3 - And the children of Israel cried unto the LORD: for he had nine hundred chariots H7393 of iron; and twenty years he mightily oppressed the children of Israel.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 4:7 - And I will draw unto thee to the river Kishon Sisera, the captain of Jabin's army, with his chariots H7393 and his multitude; and I will deliver him into thine hand.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 4:13 - And Sisera gathered together all his chariots, H7393 even nine hundred chariots H7393 of iron, and all the people that were with him, from Harosheth of the Gentiles unto the river of Kishon.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 4:15 - And the LORD discomfited Sisera, and all his chariots, H7393 and all his host, with the edge of the sword before Barak; so that Sisera lighted down off his chariot, and fled away on his feet.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 4:16 - But Barak pursued after the chariots, H7393 and after the host, unto Harosheth of the Gentiles: and all the host of Sisera fell upon the edge of the sword; and there was not a man left.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 5:28 - The mother of Sisera looked out at a window, and cried through the lattice, Why is his chariot H7393 so long in coming? why tarry the wheels of his chariots?
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 9:53 - And a certain woman cast a piece of a millstone H7393 upon Abimelech's head, and all to brake his skull.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 8:12 - And he will appoint him captains over thousands, and captains over fifties; and will set them to ear his ground, and to reap his harvest, and to make his instruments of war, and instruments of his chariots. H7393
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 13:5 - And the Philistines gathered themselves together to fight with Israel, thirty thousand chariots, H7393 and six thousand horsemen, and people as the sand which is on the sea shore in multitude: and they came up, and pitched in Michmash, eastward from Bethaven.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 1:6 - And the young man that told him said, As I happened by chance upon mount Gilboa, behold, Saul leaned upon his spear; and, lo, the chariots H7393 and horsemen followed hard after him.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 8:4 - And David took from him a thousand chariots, and seven hundred horsemen, and twenty thousand footmen: and David houghed all the chariot H7393 horses, but reserved of them for an hundred chariots. H7393
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 10:18 - And the Syrians fled before Israel; and David slew the men of seven hundred chariots H7393 of the Syrians, and forty thousand horsemen, and smote Shobach the captain of their host, who died there.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 11:21 - Who smote Abimelech the son of Jerubbesheth? did not a woman cast a piece of a millstone H7393 upon him from the wall, that he died in Thebez? why went ye nigh the wall? then say thou, Thy servant Uriah the Hittite is dead also.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 1:5 - Then Adonijah the son of Haggith exalted himself, saying, I will be king: and he prepared him chariots H7393 and horsemen, and fifty men to run before him.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 9:19 - And all the cities of store that Solomon had, and cities for his chariots, H7393 and cities for his horsemen, and that which Solomon desired to build in Jerusalem, and in Lebanon, and in all the land of his dominion.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 9:22 - But of the children of Israel did Solomon make no bondmen: but they were men of war, and his servants, and his princes, and his captains, and rulers of his chariots, H7393 and his horsemen.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 10:26 - And Solomon gathered together chariots H7393 and horsemen: and he had a thousand and four hundred chariots, H7393 and twelve thousand horsemen, whom he bestowed in the cities for chariots, H7393 and with the king at Jerusalem.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 16:9 - And his servant Zimri, captain of half his chariots, H7393 conspired against him, as he was in Tirzah, drinking himself drunk in the house of Arza steward of his house in Tirzah.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 20:1 - And Benhadad the king of Syria gathered all his host together: and there were thirty and two kings with him, and horses, and chariots: H7393 and he went up and besieged Samaria, and warred against it.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 20:21 - And the king of Israel went out, and smote the horses and chariots, H7393 and slew the Syrians with a great slaughter.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 20:25 - And number thee an army, like the army that thou hast lost, horse for horse, and chariot H7393 for chariot: H7393 and we will fight against them in the plain, and surely we shall be stronger than they. And he hearkened unto their voice, and did so.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 22:31 - But the king of Syria commanded his thirty and two captains that had rule over his chariots, H7393 saying, Fight neither with small nor great, save only with the king of Israel.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 22:32 - And it came to pass, when the captains of the chariots H7393 saw Jehoshaphat, that they said, Surely it is the king of Israel. And they turned aside to fight against him: and Jehoshaphat cried out.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 22:33 - And it came to pass, when the captains of the chariots H7393 perceived that it was not the king of Israel, that they turned back from pursuing him.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 22:35 - And the battle increased that day: and the king was stayed up in his chariot against the Syrians, and died at even: and the blood ran out of the wound into the midst of the chariot. H7393
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 22:38 - And one washed the chariot H7393 in the pool of Samaria; and the dogs licked up his blood; and they washed his armour; according unto the word of the LORD which he spake.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 2:11 - And it came to pass, as they still went on, and talked, that, behold, there appeared a chariot H7393 of fire, and horses of fire, and parted them both asunder; and Elijah went up by a whirlwind into heaven.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 2:12 - And Elisha saw it, and he cried, My father, my father, the chariot H7393 of Israel, and the horsemen thereof. And he saw him no more: and he took hold of his own clothes, and rent them in two pieces.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 5:9 - So Naaman came with his horses and with his chariot, H7393 and stood at the door of the house of Elisha.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 6:14 - Therefore sent he thither horses, and chariots, H7393 and a great host: and they came by night, and compassed the city about.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 6:15 - And when the servant of the man of God was risen early, and gone forth, behold, an host compassed the city both with horses and chariots. H7393 And his servant said unto him, Alas, my master! how shall we do?
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 6:17 - And Elisha prayed, and said, LORD, I pray thee, open his eyes, that he may see. And the LORD opened the eyes of the young man; and he saw: and, behold, the mountain was full of horses and chariots H7393 of fire round about Elisha.

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