H1706 דּבשׁ - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

de bash
From an unused root meaning to be gummy; honey (from its stickiness); by analogy syrup

KJV Usage: honey ([-comb]).

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions



1. honey
Origin: from an unused root meaning to be gummy
TWOT: 400a
Parts of Speech: Noun Masculine

1) honey

View how H1706 דּבשׁ is used in the Bible

First 30 of 54 occurrences of H1706 דּבשׁ

Genesis 43:11 honey,
Exodus 3:8 and honey;
Exodus 3:17 and honey.
Exodus 13:5 and honey,
Exodus 16:31 made with honey.
Exodus 33:3 and honey:
Leviticus 2:11 nor any honey,
Leviticus 20:24 and honey:
Numbers 13:27 and honey;
Numbers 14:8 and honey.
Numbers 16:13 and honey,
Numbers 16:14 and honey,
Deuteronomy 6:3 and honey.
Deuteronomy 8:8 and honey;
Deuteronomy 11:9 and honey.
Deuteronomy 26:9 and honey.
Deuteronomy 26:15 and honey.
Deuteronomy 27:3 and honey;
Deuteronomy 31:20 and honey;
Deuteronomy 32:13 honey
Joshua 5:6 and honey.
Judges 14:8 and honey
Judges 14:9 the honey
Judges 14:18 than honey?
1 Samuel 14:25 and there was honey
1 Samuel 14:26 behold, the honey
1 Samuel 14:27 it in an honeycomb,
1 Samuel 14:29 of this honey.
1 Samuel 14:43 honey
2 Samuel 17:29 And honey,

Distinct usage

11 and honey,
7 and honey.
6 and honey;
3 honey
3 and honey
2 and honey:
1 honey,
1 made with honey.
1 than honey?
1 and there was honey
1 behold, the honey
1 it in an honeycomb,
1 of this honey.
1 of honey,
1 and of honey,
1 of honey
1 also than honey
1 and with honey
1 yea, sweeter than honey
1 thou honey,
1 honey?
1 honey:
1 with my honey;
1 and of honey.
1 as honey
1 nor any honey,
1 are as an honeycomb,
1 the honey

Corresponding Greek Words

devash G3192 meli

Related words


H1707 דּבּשׁת dabbesheth
Intensive from the same as H1706; a sticky mass, that is, the hump of a camel

KJV Usage: hunch [of a camel].

H3031 ידבּשׁ yidbâsh
From the same as H1706; perhaps honeyed; Jidbash, an Israelite

KJV Usage: Idbash.