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Lexicon :: Strong's H906 - baḏ

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Part of Speech
masculine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
Perhaps from בָּדַד (H909) (in the sense of divided fibres)
Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 199

Strong’s Definitions

בַּד bad, bad; perhaps from H909 (in the sense of divided fibres); flaxen thread or yarn; hence, a linen garment:—linen.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 23x

The KJV translates Strong's H906 in the following manner: linen (23x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 23x
The KJV translates Strong's H906 in the following manner: linen (23x).
  1. linen, white linen

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
בַּד bad, bad; perhaps from H909 (in the sense of divided fibres); flaxen thread or yarn; hence, a linen garment:—linen.
STRONGS H906: Abbreviations
† I. בַּד, בָּ֑ד noun [masculine] white linen (derivation unknown) plural אֵפוֺד בָּ֑דבַּ֯דִּים 1 Samuel 2:18 (Samuel), 1 Samuel 22:18 (priests of Nob), 2 Samuel 6:14 = 1 Chronicles 15:27 (David): in P as material of different priestly vestments Exodus 28:42; Exodus 39:28; Leviticus 6:3 (twice in verse); Leviticus 16:4 (4 times in verse); Leviticus 16:23, 32. Plural (ה)לבושׁ (הַ)בַּדִּים clad in (the) linen garments, of angel Ezekiel 9:2, 3, 11; Ezekiel 10:2, 6, 7; Daniel 10:5; Daniel 12:6, 7.
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs


28:42; 39:28


6:3; 16:4; 16:23; 16:32

1 Samuel

2:18; 22:18

2 Samuel


1 Chronicles



9:2; 9:3; 9:11; 10:2; 10:6; 10:7


10:5; 12:6; 12:7


Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H906 matches the Hebrew בַּד (baḏ),
which occurs 23 times in 19 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxExo 28:42 - “You shall make for them linen H906 undergarments to cover their bare flesh; they shall [fn]reach from the waist even to the thighs.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 39:28 - and the turban of fine linen, and the decorated [fn]caps of fine linen, and the linen H906 undergarments of fine twisted linen,
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 6:10 - ‘The priest is to put on his linen H906 robe, and he shall put on linen H906 undergarments next to his [fn]body; and he shall take up the fatty ashes to which the fire [fn]reduces the burnt offering on the altar and place them beside the altar.
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 16:4 - “He shall put on the holy linen H906 tunic, and the linen H906 undergarments shall be next to his [fn]body, and he shall be wrapped about the waist with the linen H906 sash and the linen H906 turban wound around his forehead (these are holy garments). He shall bathe his [fn]body in water and put them on.
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 16:23 - “Then Aaron shall come into the tent of meeting and take off the linen H906 garments which he put on when he went into the Holy Place, and shall leave them there.
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 16:32 - “So the priest who is anointed and [fn]ordained to serve as priest in his father’s place shall make atonement: he shall put on the linen H906 garments, the holy garments,
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 2:18 - Now Samuel was ministering before the LORD, as a boy wearing a linen H906 ephod.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 22:18 - Then the king said to Doeg, “You, turn around and [fn]attack the priests!” And Doeg the Edomite turned around and [fn]attacked the priests, and he killed on that day eighty-five men who wore the linen H906 ephod.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 6:14 - And David was dancing before the LORD with all his strength, and David was wearing a linen H906 ephod.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 15:27 - Now David was clothed with a robe of fine linen with all the Levites who were carrying the ark, and the singers, and Chenaniah the leader of the singing with the singers. David also wore an ephod of linen H906.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 9:2 - And behold, six men came from the direction of the upper gate which faces north, each with his smashing weapon in his hand; and among them was one man clothed in linen H906 with a scribe’s kit at his waist. And they came in and stood beside the bronze altar.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 9:3 - Then the glory of the God of Israel ascended from the cherub on which it had been, to the threshold of the [fn]temple. And He called to the man clothed in linen H906 at whose waist was the scribe’s kit.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 9:11 - Then behold, the man clothed in linen H906, at whose waist was the scribe’s kit, [fn]reported, saying, “I have done just as You have commanded me.”
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 10:2 - And He spoke to the man clothed in linen H906 and said, “Enter between the whirling wheels under the [fn]cherubim and fill your hands with coals of fire from between the cherubim, and scatter them over the city.” And he entered in my sight.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 10:6 - And it came about when He commanded the man clothed in linen H906, saying, “Take fire from between the whirling wheels, from between the cherubim,” he entered and stood beside a wheel.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 10:7 - Then the cherub reached out with his hand from between the cherubim to the fire which was between the cherubim, took some coals and put them into the hands of the one clothed in linen H906; and he took them and went out.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 10:5 - I raised my eyes and looked, and behold, there was a man dressed in linen H906, whose waist had a belt of pure gold of Uphaz.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 12:6 - And someone said to the man dressed in linen H906, who was above the waters of the stream, “How long will it be until the end of these wonders?”
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 12:7 - And I heard the man dressed in linen H906, who was above the waters of the stream, [fn]as he raised his right hand and his left toward heaven, and swore by Him who lives forever that it would be for a [fn]time, [fn]times, and half a [fn]time; and as soon as [fn]they finish smashing the [fn]power of the holy people, all these events will be completed.
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