Riyb

The KJV Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

Strong's Number: 07378 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
King James Word Usage - Total: 67
plead 27, strive 13, contend 12, chide 6, debate 2, miscellaneous 7
KJV Verse Count
Genesis4
Exodus2
Numbers2
Deuteronomy1
Judges5
1 Samuel4
Nehemiah4
Job7
Psalms5
Proverbs5
Isaiah8
Jeremiah5
Lamentations1
Hosea3
Amos1
Micah2


Total59
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 KJV Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .