Gabar

The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   1396  
Original WordWord Origin
rbga primitive root
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
GabarTWOT - 310
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
gaw-bar'   Verb
 Definition
  1. to prevail, have strength, be strong, be powerful, be mighty, be great
    1. (Qal)
      1. to be strong, mighty
      2. to prevail
    2. (Piel) to make strong, strengthen
    3. (Hiphil)
      1. to confirm, give strength
      2. to confirm (a covenant)
    4. (Hithpael)
      1. to show oneself mighty
      2. to act proudly (toward God)
 
 NAS Word Usage - Total: 25
become 1, conducts himself arrogantly 1, exert 1, great 2, magnified 1, make a firm 1, prevail 5, prevailed 9, strengthen 2, stronger 1, surpassed 1
 
NAS Verse Count
Genesis5
Exodus1
1 Samuel1
2 Samuel2
1 Chronicles1
Job3
Psalms4
Ecclesiastes1
Isaiah1
Jeremiah1
Lamentations1
Daniel1
Zechariah2


Total24
The Hebrew lexicon is Brown, Driver, Briggs, Gesenius Lexicon; this is keyed to the "Theological Word Book of the Old Testament." These files are considered public domain.

Bibliography Information

Brown, Driver, Briggs and Gesenius. "Hebrew Lexicon entry for Gabar". "The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .