Riyb

The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

Strong's Number: 7378 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
byra primitive root
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
RiybTWOT - 2159
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
reeb Verb
Definition
  1. to strive, contend
    1. (Qal)
      1. to strive 1a
    2. physically 1a
    3. with words
      1. to conduct a case or suit (legal), sue
      2. to make complaint
      3. to quarrel
    4. (Hiphil) to contend against
NAS Word Usage - Total: 66
argue 2, complain 2, contend 22, contended 9, contends 1, dispute 1, ever strive 1, filed 1, find fault 1, have a quarrel 1, judge 1, plead 9, plead my case 1, plead your case 1, pleaded 2, pleads 1, quarrel 2, quarreled 3, quarrels 1, reprimanded 2, strive 1, vigorously plead 1
NAS Verse Count
Genesis4
Exodus2
Numbers2
Deuteronomy2
Judges5
1 Samuel3
2 Chronicles1
Nehemiah4
Job8
Psalms5
Proverbs5
Isaiah8
Jeremiah5
Lamentations1
Hosea2
Amos1
Micah2


Total60
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 Riyb". "The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .