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Strong's #6894 - קַב

Transliteration
qab
Phonetics
kab
Origin
from (H6895)
Parts of Speech
Noun Masculine
TWOT
1977a
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Definition   
Brown-Driver-Briggs'

1) a dry measure — cab, kab

1a) about 1.5 litres, 1/6 of a seah, or 1/18 of an ephah

Frequency Lists
Verse Results
KJV (1)
2 Kings 1
NAS (1)
2 Kings 1
HCS (1)
2 Kings 1
BSB (1)
2 Kings 1
ESV (1)
2 Kings 1
WEB (1)
2 Kings 1
Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

1416) bq (קב QB) AC: Pierce CO: Cavity AB: ?: The pictograph q is a picture of the sun at the horizon and the gathering of the light, the b is a picture of a tent and what is inside. Combined these mean "gather inside". A container or hole for storing or holding something. (eng: cave; cavity)

A) bq (קב QB) AC: ? CO: Cavity AB: ?

Nm ) bq (קב QB) - Qav: A standard of measure. KJV (1): cab - Strongs: H6894 (קַב)

Nf1) ebq (קבה QBH) - Stomach: As a cavity. KJV (1): maw - Strongs: H6896 (קֵבָה)

Nf2) tbqm (מקבת MQBT) - Hammer: A piercing tool. KJV (2): hammer - Strongs: H4718 (מַקֶּבֶת)

af1) ebqm (מקבה MQBH) - Hammer: A piercing tool. KJV (3): hammer - Strongs: H4717 (מַקֶּבֶת)

gf1) ebfq (קובה QWBH) - Stomach: As a cavity. KJV (1): belly - Strongs: H6897 (קֹבָה)

of1) ebfq (קובה QWBH) - Tent: As a cavity. KJV (1): tent - Strongs: H6898 (קֻבָּה)

B) bbq (קבב QBB) AC: Pierce CO: ? AB: ?

V) bbq (קבב QBB) - Pierce: To pierce through creating a cavity. KJV (8): (vf: Paal) curse - Strongs: H6895 (קָבַב)

L) bqi (יקב YQB) AC: ? CO: Wine trough AB: ?: A boxed cavity below the winepress where the juice drains into.

Nm) bqi (יקב YQB) - Wine trough: KJV (16): winepress, press, fats, pressfat, wine - Strongs: H3342 (יֶקֶב)

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Jeff Benner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 קַב noun [masculine] kab (Late Hebrew id.; Syriac ; Talmud קַבָא); — a measure of capacity, Biblical Hebrew only dry measure, רֹבַע הַקַּב 2 Kings 6:25 4-Jan kab; on size of קַב = 4 לֹג = 1/6 סְאָה = 1/6 הִין = approximately 2litres see Now Archaeology i. 202f. Benz Archaeology 182.


Brown-Driver-Briggs Hebrew and English Lexicon, Unabridged, Electronic Database.All rights reserved. Used by permission. BibleSoft.com
Gesenius' Hebrew and Chaldee Definition

קַב m. prop. a hollow vessel (see the root קָבַב No. 1 compare cupa, Engl. a cup); hence a cab, used as a measure of dry things, 2 Kings 6:25 according to the Rabbins, the sixth part of a seah (סֵאָה); comp. Gr. κάβος, i.e. χοῖνιξ.


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List of Word Forms
הַקַּ֥ב הקב hakKav haq·qaḇ haqqaḇ
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