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Lexicon :: Strong's H8396 - tāḇôr

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Part of Speech
proper noun
Root Word (Etymology)
From a root corresponding to תְּבַר (H8406)
Strong’s Definitions

תָּבוֹר Tâbôwr, taw-bore'; from a root corresponding to H8406; broken region; Tabor, a mountain in Palestine, also a city adjacent:—Tabor.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 10x

The KJV translates Strong's H8396 in the following manner: Tabor (10x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 10x
The KJV translates Strong's H8396 in the following manner: Tabor (10x).
  1. Tabor = "mound"

    proper noun with reference to a mountain
    1. a mountain in the plain of Esdraelon rising abruptly and insulated except for a narrow ridge on the west connecting it to the hills of Nazareth

      proper locative noun
    2. a town around the summit of Mount Tabor (1)

    3. a city of the Merarite Levites located in the territory of Zebulun

      proper noun with reference to an arbour
    4. the place of an oak tree which was on the homeward journey of Saul after he had been anointed by Samuel

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
תָּבוֹר Tâbôwr, taw-bore'; from a root corresponding to H8406; broken region; Tabor, a mountain in Palestine, also a city adjacent:—Tabor.
STRONGS H8396: Abbreviations
תָּבוֺר proper name
1. mountain northeast edge of Great Plain, southwest of Sea of Galilee, on border of Issachar, Zebulun and Naphtali, modern Jebel eṭ-Ṭûr; compare RelPal. 331 ff. BurckhardtTravels, 332 ff. RobBR iii. 340 f. BädPal. Index, under the word BuhlGeogr. 108 GACookeEncy. Bib., under the word; — הַר(ֿ)ת׳ Judges 4:6, 12, 14; ת׳ alone Hosea 5:1; Jeremiah 46:18; Joshua 19:22, 34 (P), Psalm 89:13 (+ חֶרְמוֺן); Greek Version of the LXX Θαβωρ (so EusebOnom.), but Hosea, Jeremiah Ιταβυριον, and so JosAnt. see 1, 22 [84]. BJ iv. 1. 8 [54]. etc. (other Greek forms see Cookel.c.).
2. location Judges 8:18 (too far away to be = 1 Be and others), GFM conjecture טַבּוּר (Judges 9:37), Bu תֵּבֵץ (Judges 9:50); Greek Version of the LXX Θαβωρ.
3. location Levitical city in Zebulun 1 Chronicles 6:62 [1 Chronicles 6:77]; apparently = כְּסֻלֹּת ת׳ [H3696 Joshua 19:12], and perhaps ת׳ [H8396 Joshua 19:22] (in Issachar), Greek Version of the LXX Θαχχεια, A LXX of Lucian (Lag.) Θαβωρ.
4. arbor. in אֵלוֺן ת׳ 1 Samuel 10:3, near Bethel; Greek Version of the LXX Θαβωρ.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Hebrew and English Lexicon, Unabridged, Electronic Database.
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs


19:22; 19:34


4:6; 4:12; 4:14; 8:18; 9:37; 9:50

1 Samuel


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Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H8396 matches the Hebrew תָּבוֹר (tāḇôr),
which occurs 10 times in 10 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxJos 19:22 - and the border reached to Tabor, and Shahazumah, and Beth-shemesh; and the goings out of their border were at the Jordan: sixteen cities with their villages.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 4:6 - And she sent and called Barak the son of Abinoam out of Kedesh-naphtali, and said unto him, Hath not Jehovah, the God of Israel, commanded, saying, Go and draw unto mount Tabor, and take with thee ten thousand men of the children of Naphtali and of the children of Zebulun?
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 4:12 - And they told Sisera that Barak the son of Abinoam was gone up to mount Tabor.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 4:14 - And Deborah said unto Barak, Up; for this is the day in which Jehovah hath delivered Sisera into thy hand; is not Jehovah gone out before thee? So Barak went down from mount Tabor, and ten thousand men after him.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 8:18 - Then said he unto Zebah and Zalmunna, What manner of men were they whom ye slew at Tabor? And they answered, As thou art, so were they; each one resembled the children of a king.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 10:3 - Then shalt thou go on forward from thence, and thou shalt come to the oak of Tabor; and there shall meet thee there three men going up to God to Beth-el, one carrying three kids, and another carrying three loaves of bread, and another carrying a bottle of wine:
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 6:77 - Unto the rest of the Levites, the sons of Merari, were given, out of the tribe of Zebulun, Rimmono with its suburbs, Tabor with its suburbs;
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 89:12 -
The north and the south, thou hast created them:
Tabor and Hermon rejoice in thy name.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 46:18 - As I live, saith the King, whose name is Jehovah of hosts, surely like Tabor among the mountains, and like Carmel by the sea, so shall he come.
Unchecked Copy BoxHos 5:1 - Hear this, O ye priests, and hearken, O house of Israel, and give ear, O house of the king; for unto you pertaineth the judgment; for ye have been a snare at Mizpah, and a net spread upon Tabor.
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