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Lexicon :: Strong's H7463 - rēʿê

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Part of Speech
masculine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
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TWOT Reference: 2186b

Strong’s Definitions

רֵעֶה rêʻeh, ray-eh'; from H7462; a (male) companion:—friend.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 3x

The KJV translates Strong's H7463 in the following manner: friend (3x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 3x
The KJV translates Strong's H7463 in the following manner: friend (3x).
  1. friend, friend of the king (technical sense)

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
רֵעֶה rêʻeh, ray-eh'; from H7462; a (male) companion:—friend.
STRONGS H7463: Abbreviations
רֵעֶה noun masculine friend (compare Sta§ 184 LagBN 156 Ba§ 12 a); — construct in technical term רֵעֶה הַמֶּלֶךְ (Ges§ 93 11ii. l. 78 f.) 1 Kings 4:5 (= רֵעַ 1 Chronicles 27:33), compare רֵעֶה דָּוִד 2 Samuel 15:37; 2 Samuel 16:16; insert also 2 Samuel 15:32 (compare 2 Samuel 15:37) Greek Version of the LXX We Dr and others; in simple sense Proverbs 27:10 Kt (Qr רֵעַ; compare Kö l.c.).
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2 Samuel

15:32; 15:37; 15:37; 16:16

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Strong's Number H7463 matches the Hebrew רֵעֶה (rēʿê),
which occurs 4 times in 4 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 15:37 - So Hushai David's friend H7463 came into the city, and Absalom came into Jerusalem.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 16:16 - And it came to pass, when Hushai the Archite, David's friend, H7463 was come unto Absalom, that Hushai said unto Absalom, God save the king, God save the king.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 4:5 - And Azariah the son of Nathan was over the officers: and Zabud the son of Nathan was principal officer, and the king's friend: H7463
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 27:10 - Thine own friend, and thy father's friend, forsake not; neither go into thy brother's house in the day of thy calamity: for better is a neighbour that is near than a brother far off.
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