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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.
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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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs

2 Samuel

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

1 Kings


1 Chronicles





Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

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 - Now it came about, when Hushai the Archite, David’s friend H7463, came to Absalom, that Hushai said to Absalom, “Long live the king! Long live the king!”
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 4:5 - and Azariah the son of Nathan was over the deputies; and Zabud the son of Nathan, a priest, was the king’s confidant H7463;
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 27:10 - Do not abandon your friend or your father’s friend,
And do not go to your brother’s house on the day of your disaster;
Better is a neighbor who is near than a brother far away.

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