H1396 גּבר - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

A primitive root; to be strong; by implication to prevail, act insolently

KJV Usage: exceed, confirm, be great, be mighty, prevail, put to more [strength], strengthen, be stronger, be valiant.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions


1. to prevail, have strength, be strong, be powerful, be mighty, be great
a. (Qal)
1. to be strong, mighty
2. to prevail
b. (Piel) to make strong, strengthen
c. (Hiphil)
1. to confirm, give strength
2. to confirm (a covenant)
d. (Hithpael)
1. to show oneself mighty
2. to act proudly (toward God)
Origin: a primitive root
TWOT: 310
Parts of Speech: Verb

View how H1396 גּבר is used in the Bible

24 occurrences of H1396 גּבר

Genesis 7:18
Genesis 7:19
Genesis 7:20
Genesis 7:24
Genesis 49:26
Exodus 17:11
1 Samuel 2:9
2 Samuel 1:23
2 Samuel 11:23
1 Chronicles 5:2
Job 15:25
Job 21:7
Job 36:9
Psalms 12:4
Psalms 65:3
Psalms 103:11
Psalms 117:2
Ecclesiastes 10:10
Isaiah 42:13
Jeremiah 9:3
Lamentations 1:16
Daniel 9:27
Zechariah 10:6
Zechariah 10:12

Corresponding Greek Words

gavar G1415 dunatos
gavar G1415 dunatos
gavar G1765 en ischuo
gavar G2479 ischus
gavar G2901 krataioo
gavar G5312 hupsoo
gavar hithp. G2479 ischus
gavar hithp. G2480 ischuo
gavar hi. G3170 megaluno
gavar pi., hi. G1412 dunamoo
gavar qal,pi,hi G2729 kat ischuo