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Strong's #1360 - גֶּבֶא
1) cistern, pool
1b) pool, marsh
Nm/f ) bc (גב GB) - I. Arch:The arch of the back when digging. Also any high arched or convex thing such as the eyebrow, rim of a wheel, locust, etc. [df: Pg]II. Pit:The work of the back of digging a pit or trench. KJV (18): back, eminent place, rings, bodies, bosses, eyebrows, naves, higher place, pit, beam, ditch, locust, den - Strongs: H1354 (גַּב), H1355 (גַּב), H1356 (גֵּב), H1357 (גֵּבָה), H1610 (גַּף)
H) ebc (גבה GBH) AC: Lift CO: High AB: ?: From the high arch of the back when digging. Something that is lifted up high. This can be something physical or mental such as pride as the lifting up of the heart.
- A2048 Hbc (Bald)
- A2050 Nbc (Lump)
- A2051 Obc (Hill)
- A2146 Bch (Locust)
- A2248 Obk (High, Helmet)
- A2463 Bcx (Lift, Tower)
- A3006 Lobc ()
Jeff Benner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
1 cistern מַיִם מִגֶּ֑בֶא Isaiah 30:14.
2 pool, marsh גְּבָיָאו Ezekiel 47:11 ("" כִּצּאֹתָ֯ו).
גבב (probably be curved, convex, elevated, Aramaic גִּבְּבָא hill; be or make hollow, dig, Arabic cut off or out, , Aramaic גֹּב, Ethiopic , Assyrian gubbu, — all = cistern; compare e.g. Assyrian gubbâni ša mê, cisterns of water, Asrb Annals Col. viii. 102, KB ii. 220; see proper name גֹּב below)
(1) a reservoir for water, a cistern. Isaiah 30:14. Vulg. fovea.
(2) a marsh, a pool, Ezekiel 47:11.