the Week of Christ the King / Proper 29 / Ordinary 34
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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary Hebrew Lexicon
Strong's #6897 - קֹבָה
1) stomach, belly, maw
1a) stomach (of sacrificial victim)
1b) belly (of woman)
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)
Jeff Benner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
קֹבָה with suff. קֳבָתָהּ Numbers 25:8 (for נְקֹבָה) either the anus, i.q. Ch. נְקוּבָה (from the root נָקַב to perforate), or vulva (compare נְקֵבָה), so LXX., Vulg.