H6633 צבא - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

A primitive root; to mass (an army or servants)

KJV Usage: assemble, fight, perform, muster, wait upon, war.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions



1. to go forth, wage war, fight, serve
a. (Qal)
1. to wage war, fight, go forth to war
2. to serve (at sacred tent)
b. (Hiphil) to cause to go forth, muster
Origin: a primitive root
TWOT: 1865
Parts of Speech: Verb

to serve
1) to go forth, wage war, fight, serve
1a) (Qal)
1a1) to wage war, fight, go forth to war
1a2) to serve (at sacred tent)
1b) (Hiphil) to cause to go forth, muster

View how H6633 צבא is used in the Bible

13 occurrences of H6633 צבא

Exodus 38:8 of serving
Exodus 38:8 women, who served
Numbers 4:23 to perform
Numbers 8:24 to wait
Numbers 31:7 And they warred
Numbers 31:42 that warred,
1 Samuel 2:22 that assembled
2 Kings 25:19 who mustered
Isaiah 29:7 that fight
Isaiah 29:8 be, that fight
Isaiah 31:4 to fight
Jeremiah 52:25 who mustered
Zechariah 14:12 that have fought

Distinct usage

2 who mustered
1 And they warred
1 that fight
1 to fight
1 that have fought
1 of serving
1 women, who served
1 that assembled
1 to perform
1 to wait
1 be, that fight
1 that warred,

Corresponding Greek Words

tsava see G4757 st. strateuo
tsava G1831 ex erchomai
tsava G3936 par istemi
tsava baavodat G1754 energeo
tsava verb;subst G3008 leitourgeo

Related words


H6634 צבא tse bâ'
tse bâ'
(Chaldee); corresponding to H6633 in the figuratively sense of summoning one’s wishes; to please

KJV Usage: will, would.

H6635 צבאה צבא tsâbâ' tsebâ'âh
צבאה צבא
tsâbâ' tsebâ'âh
tsaw-baw', tseb-aw-aw'
From H6633; a mass of persons (or figurative things), especially regularly organized for war (an army); by implication a campaign, literally or figuratively (specifically hardship, worship)

KJV Usage: appointed time, (+) army, (+) battle, company, host, service, soldiers, waiting upon, war (-fare).