H1397 גּבר - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

From H1396; properly a valiant man or warrior; generally a person simply

KJV Usage: every one, man, X mighty.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions



1. man, strong man, warrior (emphasising strength or ability to fight)
Origin: from H1396
TWOT: 310a
Parts of Speech: Noun Masculine

strong man
1) man, strong man, warrior (emphasising strength or ability to fight)

View how H1397 גּבר is used in the Bible

First 30 of 68 occurrences of H1397 גּבר

Exodus 10:11 now ye that are men,
Exodus 12:37 that were men,
Numbers 24:3 and the man
Numbers 24:15 and the man
Deuteronomy 22:5 to a man,
Deuteronomy 22:5 neither shall a man
Joshua 7:14 man
Joshua 7:14 by man.
Joshua 7:17 man
Joshua 7:17 by man;
Joshua 7:18 man
Joshua 7:18 by man;
Judges 5:30 man
2 Samuel 23:1 and the man
1 Chronicles 23:3 man by man,
1 Chronicles 24:4 men
1 Chronicles 26:12 men,
Job 3:3 There is a man child
Job 3:23 Why is light given to a man
Job 4:17 shall a man
Job 10:5 as man's
Job 14:10 But man
Job 14:14 If a man
Job 16:21 for a man
Job 22:2 Can a man
Job 33:17 from man.
Job 33:29 with man,
Job 34:7 What man
Job 34:9 a man
Job 34:34 man

Distinct usage

7 man
5 a man
4 is the man
3 and the man
2 by man;
2 for a man
2 What man
2 of a man
1 to a man,
1 neither shall a man
1 by man.
1 man by man,
1 men
1 men,
1 There is a man child
1 Why is light given to a man
1 shall a man
1 as man's
1 If a man
1 from man.
1 with man,
1 like a man;
1 now like a man:
1 of a good man
1 Lo, this is the man
1 Behold, that thus shall the man
1 Man's
1 that man
1 the man
1 with a mighty
1 be the man
1 and like a man
1 every man
1 even mighty
1 Even men,
1 to the men,
1 I am the man
1 of a man.
1 every one
1 and against the man
1 I am as a man
1 that were men,
1 a valiant man.
1 now ye that are men,
1 But man
1 of a man:
1 is that man
1 Can a man
1 man,

Corresponding Greek Words

gever G2908 & G2909 kreisson
gever G730a arsen
gever G435 aner
gever G444 anthropos
gever G1415 dunatos

Related words


H1127 בּן־גּבר ben - geber
ben - geber
From H1121 and H1397; son of (the) hero; Ben Geber, an Israelite

KJV Usage: the son of Geber.

H1368 גּבּר גּבּור gibbôr gibbôr
גּבּר גּבּור
gibbôr gibbôr
ghib-bore', ghib-bore'
Intensive from the same as H1397; powerful; by implication warrior, tyrant

KJV Usage: champion, chief, X excel, giant, man, mighty (man, one), strong (man), valiant man.

H1398 גּבר geber
The same as H1397; Geber, the name of two Israelites

KJV Usage: Geber.

H1399 גּבר ge bar
ge bar
From H1396; the same as H1397; a person

KJV Usage: man.

H1403 גּבריאל gabrı̂y'êl
From H1397 and H410; man of God; Gabriel, an archangel

KJV Usage: Gabriel.

H6100 עצין גּבר עציון גּבר ‛etsyôn geber ‛etsyôn geber
עצין גּבר עציון גּבר
‛etsyôn geber ‛etsyôn geber
(both) ets-yone' gheh'-ber
From H6096 and H1397; backbone like of a man; Etsjon-Geber, a place on the Red Sea

KJV Usage: Ezion-gaber, Ezion-geber.

H1396 גּבר gâbar

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.

H1376 גּביר ge bı̂yr
ge bı̂yr
From H1396; a master

KJV Usage: lord.

H1399 גּבר ge bar
ge bar
From H1396; the same as H1397; a person

KJV Usage: man.