BDB7566 [H7130]

קֶ֫רֶב227 noun [masculine] inward part, midst; — ׳ק absolute Exod 29:13 + (only 3); construct Gen 45:6 +; suffix קִרְבִּי Josh 9:7 +, 3 feminine plural קִרְבֶֹּנָה Gen 41:21, בֶֹּנָה- vGen 41:21 (Ges«GKC:91i»§ 91i. ii.1488 N.I), etc.; plural only (suffix) קְרָבַי Ps 103:1 — usually with preposition (׳בְּק 143 t. ׳מִקּ 43 t.); —

1.
\ \ a. inward part of human body, physical sense, ׳בְּק within one's body Gen 25:22 (J), compare Gen 18:12 (J), 1Sam 25:37; Jer 23:9; Job 20:14 (|| בְּמֵעָיו), compare Isa 19:1 (of nation personified) into his body Ps 109:18 (simile); as seat of life (וַ)תָּשָׁב נֶפֶשׁהַֿיּלֶד עַלקִֿרְבּוֺ 1Kgs 17:21; 1Kgs 17:22, compare (of idol) Hab 2:19 (see also
2.).
\ \ b. = belly, of kine ׳אֶלקֿ Gen 41:21; Gen 14:21
\ \ c. of city (׳בְּק within it, ׳מִקּ etc.) Gen 18:24; Judg 18:7; Amos 3:9 + 18:t compare Isa 25:11 חוּצוֺת ׳בְּק Isa 5:25. d of house Ps 101:2; Ps 101:7 temple Ps 48:10 מוֺעֲ דֶ֑ךָ ׳בְּק Ps 74:4.
\ \ e. of land (earth) Gen 45:6; Gen 48:16; Amos 2:3; Isa 5:8; Isa 24:13 (|| בְּתוֺח הָעַמִּים), + 10 t. (׳בְּק ׳מִקּ). feminine of a number of person, ׳כְּק in the midst, among, ׳מִקּ from among: especially (1) people (96 t.; 80 t. as singular collective, 15 t. plural Amos 7:8; Gen 24:3; Exod 23:25; Deut 31:17; Jer 46:21; 1Sam 4:3; Josh 7:12; Judg 10:16 +, ׳יִשׂ ׳בְּק Deut 17:10 +, ׳בְּק ׳בֵּית יִשׂ Amos 7:10 הַכְּנַעֲנִי ׳בְּק Judg 1:32; Judg 1:33; Judg 3:5, גּוֺי ׳מִקּ Deut 4:34 etc (2) ) הַמַּחֲנֶה׳(מִק ׳בְּק Josh 1:11; Num 14:44 6 t. (3) אֶחָיו ׳בְּק Deut 18:2; 1Sam 16:13, and (׳מִק) Deut 17:15; Deut 18:18. (4) עַמֶּיהָ ׳מִקּ Exod 31:14 (II.עַם) (5) אֹיְכֶיךָ ׳בְּק Ps 110:2 compare (of wicked) Ps 55:16 חֲכָמִים ׳בְּק Prov 15:31. (6) אֱלֹהִים יִשְׁפֹּט ׳בְּק Ps 82:1 (7) הַמִּלְחָמָה ׳בְּק 1Kgs 20:39 into the midst of the battle, the thick of the fight; צָרָה ׳בְּק Palam 1Kgs 138:7. (8) of nations, הַגּוֺיִם ׳בְּק Deut 29:15, הָעַמִּים Lam 3:45, compare Josh 24:17; Mic 5:6; Mic 5:7.
\ \ g. חוקך ׳מִקּ Ps 74:11 (Qr חֵיקְךָ) thy hand from within thy bosom, (anthropomorphism of ׳י; see I כלה Pi`el 2 c).
\ \ h. of a period of time,שָׁנִים ׳בְּק Hab 3:2 (twice in verse)
2. of inward part of man;
\ \ a. as seat of thought and emotion : ׳בְּק 1Kgs 3:28; Jer 4:14; Jer 9:7; Prov 26:24; Ps 62:5; Ps 94:19 || בְלֵב Prov 14:33, עַללֵֿב Jer 31:33 seat of לֵב Ps 39:4; Ps 55:5; Ps 109:22; Lam 1:20 of רוּחַ Ezek 11:19; Ezek 36:26; Ezek 36:27; Zech 12:1; Isa 26:6; Ps 51:12, compare Isa 19:3; Isa 19:14 לִבִּי ׳בְּק Ps 36:2 (read לִבּוֺ Vrss Hup Now Che Bae and others)
\ \ b. as faculty of thought and emotion, sujb. (no perp.) Isa 16:11 (|| מֵעַי) Ps 64:7 (|| לֵב) Ps 5:10 כָּלקְֿרָבַי Ps 103:1 (only here plural; || נַפְשִׁי); — Ps 49:12 read קִבְרָם ᵐ5 ᵑ6 ᵑ7, or קְבָרִם, Ew Gr Ol Bi Che Bae and others (for קִרְבָּם)
3. technical term in P of entrails of sacrificial animals (Di Lev 1:9; Lev 1:13; Lev 3:3 (twice in verse); Lev 3:9 (twice in verse); Lev 3:14 (twice in verse); Lev 4:8 (twice in verse); Lev 4:11; Lev 7:3; Lev 8:16; Lev 8:21; Lev 8:25; Lev 9:14.


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