Strong's Hebrew: 2284. חָגָב (chagab) -- locust, grasshopper
2284. chagab
Strong's Concordance
chagab: locust, grasshopper
Original Word: חָגָב
Part of Speech: Noun Masculine
Transliteration: chagab
Phonetic Spelling: (khaw-gawb')
Short Definition: grasshopper
Brown-Driver-Briggs
I. חָגָב noun masculineEcclesiastes 12:5 locust, grasshopper (Late Hebrew id.; compare ᵑ7), probably a non-flying species, see Kn in DiLeviticus 11:22; הֶחָגָב allowed as food Leviticus 11:22 (P; "" אַרְבֶּה, סָלְעָם, חַרְגֹּל), כַּחֲגָבִיס Numbers 13:33 (J E; simile of insignificance), so Isaiah 40:22; as agent of Yahweh's wrath חָגָב לֶאֱכוֺל חארץ2Chronicles 7:13; וְיִסְתַּבֵּל הֶחָגָב Ecclesiastes 12:5 and the grasshopper shall be a burden; better shall drag itself along, De Hi Now RVm; De thinks ׳ח here figurative of the back part of the pelvic cavity (Arabic is point of hip-bone, Bo, compare Lane), and refers to stiffness of aged joints, so Now; but the meaning is dubious; see other views of Comm.

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance
locust

Of uncertain derivation; a locust -- locust.

Forms and Transliterations
הֶֽחָגָ֔ב הֶחָגָ֖ב החגב חָגָ֖ב חגב כַּֽחֲגָבִ֔ים כַּחֲגָבִ֑ים כחגבים chaGav ḥā·ḡāḇ ḥāḡāḇ he·ḥā·ḡāḇ hechaGav heḥāḡāḇ ka·ḥă·ḡā·ḇîm kachagaVim kaḥăḡāḇîm
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Strong's Hebrew 2284
5 Occurrences


ḥā·ḡāḇ — 1 Occ.
he·ḥā·ḡāḇ — 2 Occ.
ka·ḥă·ḡā·ḇîm — 2 Occ.

Leviticus 11:22
HEB: לְמִינֵ֔הוּ וְאֶת־ הֶחָגָ֖ב לְמִינֵֽהוּ׃
NAS: in its kinds, and the grasshopper in its kinds.
KJV: after his kind, and the grasshopper after his kind.
INT: and the cricket kinds and the grasshopper kinds

Numbers 13:33
HEB: וַנְּהִ֤י בְעֵינֵ֙ינוּ֙ כַּֽחֲגָבִ֔ים וְכֵ֥ן הָיִ֖ינוּ
NAS: and we became like grasshoppers in our own sight,
KJV: and we were in our own sight as grasshoppers, and so we were in their sight.
INT: become sight grasshoppers and so were in

2 Chronicles 7:13
HEB: אֲצַוֶּ֥ה עַל־ חָגָ֖ב לֶאֱכ֣וֹל הָאָ֑רֶץ
NAS: I command the locust to devour
KJV: or if I command the locusts to devour
INT: command and the locust to devour the land

Ecclesiastes 12:5
HEB: הַשָּׁקֵד֙ וְיִסְתַּבֵּ֣ל הֶֽחָגָ֔ב וְתָפֵ֖ר הָֽאֲבִיּוֹנָ֑ה
NAS: blossoms, the grasshopper drags
KJV: shall flourish, and the grasshopper shall be a burden,
INT: the almond drags the grasshopper is ineffective and the caperberry

Isaiah 40:22
HEB: הָאָ֔רֶץ וְיֹשְׁבֶ֖יהָ כַּחֲגָבִ֑ים הַנּוֹטֶ֤ה כַדֹּק֙
NAS: And its inhabitants are like grasshoppers, Who stretches
KJV: and the inhabitants thereof [are] as grasshoppers; that stretcheth out
INT: of the earth inhabitants grasshoppers stretches A curtain

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