Keleb

The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   3611  
Original WordWord Origin
blkfrom an unused root means. to yelp, or else to attack
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
KelebTWOT - 981a
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
keh'-leb   Noun Masculine
 Definition
  1. dog
    1. dog (literal)
    2. contempt or abasement (fig.)
    3. of pagan sacrifice
    4. of male cult prostitute (fig.)
 
 NAS Word Usage - Total: 32
dog 14, dog's 2, dogs 16
 
NAS Verse Count
Exodus2
Deuteronomy1
Judges1
1 Samuel2
2 Samuel3
1 Kings6
2 Kings3
Job1
Psalms5
Proverbs2
Ecclesiastes1
Isaiah3
Jeremiah1


Total31
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 Keleb". "The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .