Click to Change

Return to Top

Return to Top

Printer Icon


Copy Options
Red Letter
The Blue Letter Bible

Lexicon :: Strong's H7394 - rēḵāḇ

Choose a new font size and typeface
Part of Speech
proper adjective, proper masculine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
Strong’s Definitions

רֵכָב Rêkâb, ray-kawb'; from H7392; rider; Rekab, the name of two Arabs and of two Israelites:—Rechab.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 13x

The KJV translates Strong's H7394 in the following manner: Rechab (13x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 13x
The KJV translates Strong's H7394 in the following manner: Rechab (13x).
  1. Rechab = "rider"

    proper masculine noun
    1. father of Jehonadab in the time of king Jehu of the northern kingdom of Israel

    2. father of Malchijah, a leader of the district of Beth Haccerem and repairer of the wall of Jerusalem in the time of Nehemiah

    3. one of the 2 captains whom Ishbosheth took into his service and who conspired to murder him

      proper adjective
  2. Rechabites = see Rechab "rider"

    1. descendants of Rechab

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
רֵכָב Rêkâb, ray-kawb'; from H7392; rider; Rekab, the name of two Arabs and of two Israelites:—Rechab.
STRONGS H7394: Abbreviations
רֵכָב proper name, masculine (band of riders? compare Arabic bdb093901 camels used in journeying); —
1. Πηχαβ:
a. in יְהוֺנָדָב בֶּןרֿ׳ (Jehu's time, see יְהו׳) 2 Kings 10:15, 13, whose descendants [or, the members of whose society, RSK 15, yet see NöZMG xi (1886). 171] were contemporary with Jeremiah, Jeremiah 35:6, 8, 14, 16, 19; 1 Chronicles 2:55 הַקִּינִים (see קֵינִי) are said to be descended from Ḥammath, אֲבִי בֵיתרֵֿכָב. — On the asceticism of different tribes compare Diodxix.94 (Nabataeans), PalmerDesert 432 (Kheibarí Jews in Arabia); see also BertholStellung Israel Zu d, Freemden 80.
b. (perhaps= a, so EmeyEntstehung 147) in מַלְכִּיָּה בֶןרֿ׳ Nehemiah 3:14.
2. in Benjamin, 2 Samuel 4:2 (πηχαβ), 2 Samuel 4:3; 2 Samuel 4:6; 2 Samuel 4:9 (πεκχα; A LXX of Lucian (Lag.) Πηχαβ in all).
Brown-Driver-Briggs Hebrew and English Lexicon, Unabridged, Electronic Database.
Copyright © 2002, 2003, 2006 by Biblesoft, Inc.
All rights reserved. Used by permission. BibleSoft.com

BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs

2 Samuel

4:2; 4:3; 4:6; 4:9

2 Kings

10:13; 10:15

1 Chronicles





35:6; 35:8; 35:14; 35:16; 35:19


Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H7394 matches the Hebrew רֵכָב (rēḵāḇ),
which occurs 13 times in 13 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 4:2 - And Saul's son had two men that were captains of bands: the name of the one was Baanah, and the name of the other Rechab, H7394 the sons of Rimmon a Beerothite, of the children of Benjamin: (for Beeroth also was reckoned to Benjamin:
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 4:5 - And the sons of Rimmon the Beerothite, Rechab H7394 and Baanah, went, and came about the heat of the day to the house of Ishbosheth, who lay on a bed at noon.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 4:6 - And they came thither into the midst of the house, as though they would have fetched wheat; and they smote him under the fifth rib: and Rechab H7394 and Baanah his brother escaped.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 4:9 - And David answered Rechab H7394 and Baanah his brother, the sons of Rimmon the Beerothite, and said unto them, As the LORD liveth, who hath redeemed my soul out of all adversity,
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 10:15 - And when he was departed thence, he lighted on Jehonadab the son of Rechab H7394 coming to meet him: and he saluted him, and said to him, Is thine heart right, as my heart is with thy heart? And Jehonadab answered, It is. If it be, give me thine hand. And he gave him his hand; and he took him up to him into the chariot.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 10:23 - And Jehu went, and Jehonadab the son of Rechab, H7394 into the house of Baal, and said unto the worshippers of Baal, Search, and look that there be here with you none of the servants of the LORD, but the worshippers of Baal only.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 2:55 - And the families of the scribes which dwelt at Jabez; the Tirathites, the Shimeathites, and Suchathites. These are the Kenites that came of Hemath, the father of the house of Rechab. H7394
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 3:14 - But the dung gate repaired Malchiah the son of Rechab, H7394 the ruler of part of Bethhaccerem; he built it, and set up the doors thereof, the locks thereof, and the bars thereof.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 35:6 - But they said, We will drink no wine: for Jonadab the son of Rechab H7394 our father commanded us, saying, Ye shall drink no wine, neither ye, nor your sons for ever:
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 35:8 - Thus have we obeyed the voice of Jonadab the son of Rechab H7394 our father in all that he hath charged us, to drink no wine all our days, we, our wives, our sons, nor our daughters;
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 35:14 - The words of Jonadab the son of Rechab, H7394 that he commanded his sons not to drink wine, are performed; for unto this day they drink none, but obey their father's commandment: notwithstanding I have spoken unto you, rising early and speaking; but ye hearkened not unto me.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 35:16 - Because the sons of Jonadab the son of Rechab H7394 have performed the commandment of their father, which he commanded them; but this people hath not hearkened unto me:
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 35:19 - Therefore thus saith the LORD of hosts, the God of Israel; Jonadab the son of Rechab H7394 shall not want a man to stand before me for ever.
BLB Searches
Search the Bible

Advanced Options

Other Searches

Multi-Verse Retrieval

Let's Connect
Daily Devotionals

Blue Letter Bible offers several daily devotional readings in order to help you refocus on Christ and the Gospel of His peace and righteousness.

Daily Bible Reading Plans

Recognizing the value of consistent reflection upon the Word of God in order to refocus one's mind and heart upon Christ and His Gospel of peace, we provide several reading plans designed to cover the entire Bible in a year.

One-Year Plans

Two-Year Plan