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The KJV Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

Strong's Number: 0178 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
bwafrom the same as (01) (apparently through the idea of prattling a father's name)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
'owbTWOT - 37a
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
obe Noun Masculine
  1. water skin bottle
  2. necromancer
    1. necromancer, one who evokes the dead
    2. ghost, spirit of a dead one
    3. practice of necromancy
  3. one that has a familiar spirit
King James Word Usage - Total: 17
familiar spirit(s) 16, bottles 1
KJV Verse Count
1 Samuel4
2 Kings2
1 Chronicles1
2 Chronicles1

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 'owb". "The KJV Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .

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