H5645 עב - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

Masculine and feminine; from H5743; properly an envelope, that is, darkness (or density, 2 Chronicles 4:17); specifically a (scud) cloud; also a copse

KJV Usage: clay, (thick) cloud, X thick, thicket.

Compare H5672.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions



1. darkness, cloud, thicket
a. dark cloud
b. cloud mass
c. thicket (as refuge)
Origin: from H5743
TWOT: 1574a
Parts of Speech: Noun Masculine

1) darkness, cloud, thicket
1a) dark cloud
1b) cloud mass
1c) thicket (as refuge)

View how H5645 עב is used in the Bible

First 30 of 32 occurrences of H5645 עב

Exodus 19:9 to thee in a thick
Judges 5:4 the clouds
2 Samuel 22:12 and thick clouds
2 Samuel 23:4 clouds;
1 Kings 18:44 cloud
1 Kings 18:45 with clouds
2 Chronicles 4:17 them, in the clay
Job 20:6 to the clouds;
Job 22:14 Thick clouds
Job 26:8 in his thick clouds;
Job 30:15 as a cloud.
Job 36:29 of the clouds,
Job 37:11 the thick cloud:
Job 37:16 of the clouds,
Job 38:34 to the clouds,
Psalms 18:11 and thick clouds
Psalms 18:12 that was before him his thick clouds
Psalms 77:17 The clouds
Psalms 104:3 the clouds
Psalms 147:8 with clouds,
Proverbs 16:15 is as a cloud
Ecclesiastes 11:3 If the clouds
Ecclesiastes 11:4 the clouds
Ecclesiastes 12:2 nor the clouds
Isaiah 5:6 the clouds
Isaiah 14:14 of the clouds;
Isaiah 18:4 and like a cloud
Isaiah 19:1 cloud,
Isaiah 25:5 of a cloud:
Isaiah 44:22 as a thick cloud,

Distinct usage

5 the clouds
2 and thick clouds
2 of the clouds,
1 clouds;
1 with clouds
1 to the clouds;
1 Thick clouds
1 the thick cloud:
1 to the clouds,
1 that was before him his thick clouds
1 with clouds,
1 If the clouds
1 nor the clouds
1 of the clouds;
1 and like a cloud
1 as a cloud,
1 into thickets,
1 to thee in a thick
1 them, in the clay
1 as a thick cloud,
1 as a cloud.
1 of a cloud:
1 cloud,
1 is as a cloud
1 cloud
1 in his thick clouds;

Related words


H5646 עב עב ‛âb ‛ôb
עב עב
‛âb ‛ôb
awb, obe
From an unused root meaning to cover; properly equivalent to H5645; but used only as an architectural term, an architrave (as shading the pillars)

KJV Usage: thick (beam, plant).

H5672 עבי עבי ‛ăbı̂y ‛ŏbı̂y
עבי עבי
‛ăbı̂y ‛ŏbı̂y
ab-ee', ob-ee'
From H5666; density, that is, depth or width

KJV Usage: thick (-ness).

Compare H5645.

H5743 עוּב ‛ûb

A primitive root; to be dense or dark, that is, to becloud

KJV Usage: cover with a cloud.

H5672 עבי עבי ‛ăbı̂y ‛ŏbı̂y

עבי עבי
‛ăbı̂y ‛ŏbı̂y
ab-ee', ob-ee'
From H5666; density, that is, depth or width

KJV Usage: thick (-ness).

Compare H5645.