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Lexicon :: Strong's H8392 - tēḇâ

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Part of Speech
feminine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
Perhaps of foreign derivation
Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 2492

Strong’s Definitions

תֵּבָה têbâh, tay-baw'; perhaps of foreign derivation; a box:—ark.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 28x

The KJV translates Strong's H8392 in the following manner: ark (28x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 28x
The KJV translates Strong's H8392 in the following manner: ark (28x).
  1. ark

    1. vessel which Noah built

    2. basket vessel in which Moses was placed

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
תֵּבָה têbâh, tay-baw'; perhaps of foreign derivation; a box:—ark.
STRONGS H8392: Abbreviations
תֵּבָה noun feminine ark (properly chest, box (compare Late Hebrew תֵּבָה); probably Egyptian loan-word from T-b-t, chest, coffin (Brugsch, ErmanZMG xlvi (1892), 123); > Babylonian word JenZA iv (1889), 272 f. HalJAssyr., 1888 {Nov.-Dec.}, 517); — absolute ת׳ Genesis 7:1 +; construct תֵּבַת Genesis 6:14; Exodus 2:3; — vessel in which infant Moses was laid among reeds Exodus 2:3 (made of papyrus, גֹּמֶא), Exodus 2:5 (both E; Greek Version of the LXX θῖβις, θήβη, compare LewyFremdw. 100); vessel which saved Noah and his family, with animals, during flood (Greek Version of the LXX κιβωτός): Genesis 7:1, 7, 9, 17, 23; Genesis 8:6, 9 (twice in verse); Genesis 8:10, 13; Genesis 9:18 (all J), Genesis 6:14 (made of עֲצֵי נֹפֶר), Genesis 6:14; Genesis 6:15; Genesis 6:16; Genesis 6:16; Genesis 6:18; Genesis 6:19; Genesis 7:13, 15, 18; Genesis 8:1, 4, 16, 19; Genesis 9:10 (all P).
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Strong's Number H8392 matches the Hebrew תֵּבָה (tēḇâ),
which occurs 28 times in 25 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 6:14 - “Make for yourself an ark H8392 of [fn]gopher wood; you shall make the ark H8392 with compartments, and [fn]cover it inside and out with pitch.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 6:15 - “This is how you shall make it: the length of the ark H8392 shall be [fn]three hundred cubits, its width fifty cubits, and its height thirty cubits.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 6:16 - “You shall make a [fn]window for the ark H8392, and finish it to a [fn]cubit from [fn]the top; and put the door of the ark H8392 on the side; you shall make it with lower, second, and third decks.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 6:18 - “But I will establish My covenant with you; and you shall enter the ark H8392—you, your sons, your wife, and your sons’ wives with you.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 6:19 - “And of every living thing of all flesh, you shall bring two of every kind into the ark H8392, to keep them alive with you; they shall be male and female.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 7:1 - Then the LORD said to Noah, “Enter the ark H8392, you and all your household, for you alone I have seen to be righteous before Me in this generation.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 7:7 - Then Noah and his sons, his wife, and his sons’ wives with him entered the ark H8392 because of the waters of the flood.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 7:9 - they all went into the ark H8392 to Noah [fn]by twos, male and female, as God had commanded Noah.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 7:13 - On this very same day Noah, Shem, Ham, and Japheth, the sons of Noah, and Noah’s wife and the three wives of his sons with them, entered the ark H8392,
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 7:15 - So they went into the ark H8392 to Noah, by twos of all flesh in which there was the breath of life.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 7:17 - Then the flood [fn]came upon the earth for forty days, and the water increased and lifted up the ark H8392, so that it rose above the earth.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 7:18 - The water prevailed and increased greatly upon the earth, and the ark H8392 [fn]floated on the [fn]surface of the water.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 7:23 - So He wiped out [fn]every living thing that was upon the face of the land, from mankind to animals, to crawling things, and the birds of the sky, and they were wiped out from the earth; and only Noah was left, together with those that were with him in the ark H8392.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 8:1 - But God remembered Noah and all the animals and all the livestock that were with him in the ark H8392; and God caused a wind to pass over the earth, and the water subsided.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 8:4 - Then in the seventh month, on the seventeenth day of the month, the ark H8392 rested upon the mountains of Ararat.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 8:6 - Then it came about at the end of forty days, that Noah opened the window of the ark H8392 which he had made;
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 8:9 - but the dove found no resting place for the sole of its foot, so it returned to him in the ark H8392, for the water was on the [fn]surface of all the earth. Then he put out his hand and took it, and brought it into the ark H8392 to himself.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 8:10 - So he waited another seven days longer; and again he sent out the dove from the ark H8392.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 8:13 - Now it came about in the six hundred and first year, in the first month, on the first of the month, that the water was dried up [fn]from the earth. Then Noah removed the covering of the ark H8392, and looked, and behold, the [fn]surface of the ground had dried up.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 8:16 - “Go out of the ark H8392, you and your wife and your sons and your sons’ wives with you.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 8:19 - Every animal, every crawling thing, and every bird, everything that moves on the earth, went out [fn]by their families from the ark H8392.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 9:10 - and with every living creature that is with you: the birds, the livestock, and every animal of the earth with you; of all that comes out of the ark H8392, every animal of the earth.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 9:18 - Now the sons of Noah who came out of the ark H8392 were Shem, Ham, and Japheth; and Ham was the father of Canaan.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 2:3 - But when she could no longer hide him, she got him a papyrus [fn]basket H8392 and covered it with tar and pitch. Then she put the child in it and set it among the reeds by the bank of the Nile.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 2:5 - Now the daughter of Pharaoh came down to bathe at the Nile, with her female attendants walking alongside the Nile; and she saw the [fn]basket H8392 among the reeds and sent her slave woman, and she brought it to her.
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