Strong's Hebrew: 3833. לָבִיא (labiy') -- great
3833. labiy'
Strong's Concordance
labiy': great
Original Word: לָבִיא
Part of Speech: noun masculine, feminine; noun feminine; noun masculine; feminine
Transliteration: labiy'
Phonetic Spelling: (law-bee')
Short Definition: great
Brown-Driver-Briggs
[לְבִי] noun [masculine, feminine] lion; — only plural and figurative of foes נַפְשִׁי בְּתוֺךְ לְבָאִם Psalm 57:5; of Assyrians לִבְאֹתָ֑יו Nahum 2:13 ("" גֹּרֹתָיו; suffix reference to אַרְיֵה).

לְבִיָּא noun feminine lioness (on format see LagBN 93); — Ezekiel 19:2 ("" אֲרָיוֺת) figurative of mother of Israel

לָבִיא noun [masculine] lion, possibly also [feminine] lioness (compare Arabic usage, and Genesis 49:9; Numbers 24:9; Job 4:11, etc.; but this by no means certain); — ׳ל absolute Genesis 49:9 10t.; — Isaiah 30:6 ("" לַיִשׁ), Job 38:39 ("" כְּפִיר); Genesis 49:9 in simile of victor's repose (רָבַץ; "" אַרְיֵה), compare Numbers 24:9 (with שָׁכַב; "" אֲרִי), Deuteronomy 33:20 (שָׁכֵן וְטָרַף); see also Numbers 23:24 (קוּם; "" אֲרִי); figurative of Nineveh Nahum 2:12 ("" אַרְיֵה), compare Isaiah 5:29 (שָֽׁאֲגָה in simile; "" כְּפִירִים); figurative of wicked Job 4:11 (+ אַרְיֵה, שָׁ֑חַל, כְּפִיר, לַיִשׁ Job 4:10; Job 4:11); simile of ׳י, devouring (אָכַל) in judgment Hosea 13:8; figurative of locusts ׳מְתַלְּעוֺת ל Joel 1:6 ("" שִׁנֵּי אַרְיֵה).

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance
great, old, stout lion, lioness, young lion

Or (Ezek. 19:2) lbiyao {leb-ee-yaw'}; irreg. Masculine plural lbaviym {leb-aw-eem'}; irreg. Feminine plural lbaeowth {leb-aw-oth'}; from an unused root men. To roar; a lion (properly, a lioness as the fiercer (although not a roarer; compare 'ariy)) -- (great, old, stout) lion, lioness, young (lion).

see HEBREW 'ariy

Forms and Transliterations
וּכְלָבִ֖יא וכלביא כְּלָבִ֔יא כְּלָבִ֣יא כַּלָּבִ֑יא כלביא לְבִיָּ֔א לְבָאִם֮ לְלִבְאֹתָ֑יו לְלָבִ֣יא לָ֝בִ֗יא לָבִ֖יא לָבִ֥יא לָבִ֧יא לבאם לביא ללבאתיו ללביא kal·lā·ḇî kallāḇî kallaVi kə·lā·ḇî kəlāḇî kelaVi lā·ḇî lāḇî laVi lə·ḇā·’im lə·ḇî·yā lə·lā·ḇî lə·liḇ·’ō·ṯāw ləḇā’im ləḇîyā ləlāḇî lelaVi ləliḇ’ōṯāw lelivoTav levaIm leviYa ū·ḵə·lā·ḇî uchelaVi ūḵəlāḇî
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Strong's Hebrew 3833
14 Occurrences


kal·lā·ḇî — 1 Occ.
kə·lā·ḇî — 3 Occ.
lā·ḇî — 4 Occ.
lə·lā·ḇî — 1 Occ.
lə·liḇ·’ō·ṯāw — 1 Occ.
lə·ḇā·’im — 1 Occ.
lə·ḇî·yā — 1 Occ.
ū·ḵə·lā·ḇî — 2 Occ.

Genesis 49:9
HEB: רָבַ֧ץ כְּאַרְיֵ֛ה וּכְלָבִ֖יא מִ֥י יְקִימֶֽנּוּ׃
NAS: as a lion, And as a lion, who
KJV: as a lion, and as an old lion; who shall rouse him up?
INT: lies A lion A lion who rouse

Numbers 23:24
HEB: הֶן־ עָם֙ כְּלָבִ֣יא יָק֔וּם וְכַאֲרִ֖י
NAS: rises like a lioness, And as a lion
KJV: shall rise up as a great lion, and lift up
INT: Behold A people A lioness rises A lion

Numbers 24:9
HEB: שָׁכַ֧ב כַּאֲרִ֛י וּכְלָבִ֖יא מִ֣י יְקִימֶ֑נּוּ
NAS: as a lion, And as a lion, who
KJV: as a lion, and as a great lion: who shall stir him up?
INT: lies A lion A lion who rouse

Deuteronomy 33:20
HEB: מַרְחִ֣יב גָּ֑ד כְּלָבִ֣יא שָׁכֵ֔ן וְטָרַ֥ף
NAS: He lies down as a lion, And tears
KJV: he dwelleth as a lion, and teareth
INT: enlarges Gad A lion lies and tears

Job 4:11
HEB: טָ֑רֶף וּבְנֵ֥י לָ֝בִ֗יא יִתְפָּרָֽדוּ׃
NAS: And the whelps of the lioness are scattered.
KJV: of prey, and the stout lion's whelps
INT: of prey and the whelps of the lioness are scattered

Job 38:39
HEB: הֲתָצ֣וּד לְלָבִ֣יא טָ֑רֶף וְחַיַּ֖ת
NAS: the prey for the lion, Or satisfy
KJV: the prey for the lion? or fill
INT: hunt the lion the prey the appetite

Psalm 57:4
HEB: נַפְשִׁ֤י ׀ בְּת֥וֹךְ לְבָאִם֮ אֶשְׁכְּבָ֪ה לֹ֫הֲטִ֥ים
NAS: is among lions; I must lie
KJV: [is] among lions: [and] I lie
INT: my soul is among lions lie breathe

Isaiah 5:29
HEB: שְׁאָגָ֥ה ל֖וֹ כַּלָּבִ֑יא [וְשָׁאַג כ]
NAS: Its roaring is like a lioness, and it roars
KJV: Their roaring [shall be] like a lion, they shall roar
INT: roaring A lioness mightily young

Isaiah 30:6
HEB: צָרָ֨ה וְצוּקָ֜ה לָבִ֧יא וָלַ֣יִשׁ מֵהֶ֗ם
NAS: From where [come] lioness and lion,
KJV: and anguish, from whence [come] the young and old lion,
INT: of distress and anguish lioness and lion where

Ezekiel 19:2
HEB: מָ֤ה אִמְּךָ֙ לְבִיָּ֔א בֵּ֥ין אֲרָי֖וֹת
NAS: was your mother? A lioness among
KJV: What [is] thy mother? A lioness: she lay down
INT: What your mother great among lions

Hosea 13:8
HEB: וְאֹכְלֵ֥ם שָׁם֙ כְּלָבִ֔יא חַיַּ֥ת הַשָּׂדֶ֖ה
NAS: I will also devour them like a lioness, [As] a wild
KJV: and there will I devour them like a lion: the wild
INT: devour There A lioness beast a wild

Joel 1:6
HEB: אַרְיֵ֔ה וּֽמְתַלְּע֥וֹת לָבִ֖יא לֽוֹ׃
NAS: And it has the fangs of a lioness.
KJV: and he hath the cheek teeth of a great lion.
INT: of a lion has the fangs of a lioness

Nahum 2:11
HEB: הָלַךְ֩ אַרְיֵ֨ה לָבִ֥יא שָׁ֛ם גּ֥וּר
NAS: Where the lion, lioness and lion's cub
KJV: where the lion, [even] the old lion, walked,
INT: prowled the lion lioness in it cub

Nahum 2:12
HEB: גֹֽרוֹתָ֔יו וּמְחַנֵּ֖ק לְלִבְאֹתָ֑יו וַיְמַלֵּא־ טֶ֣רֶף
NAS: Killed [enough] for his lionesses, And filled
KJV: and strangled for his lionesses, and filled
INT: his cubs Killed his lionesses and filled prey

14 Occurrences

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