H2723 חרבּה - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

Feminine of H2721; properly drought, that is, (by implication) a desolation

KJV Usage: decayed place, desolate (place, -tion), destruction, (laid) waste (place).

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions



1. a place laid waste, ruin, waste, desolation
Origin: from H2721
TWOT: 731d
Parts of Speech: Noun Feminine

1) a place laid waste, ruin, waste, desolation

View how H2723 חרבּה is used in the Bible

First 30 of 42 occurrences of H2723 חרבּה

Leviticus 26:31 dry,
Leviticus 26:33 dry.
Ezra 9:9 the dry places
Job 3:14 dry places
Psalms 9:6 thy dry places
Psalms 102:6 of the dry places.
Psalms 109:10 dry places.
Isaiah 5:17 and the dry places
Isaiah 44:26 its dry places:
Isaiah 48:21 them through the dry places:
Isaiah 49:19 For thy dry
Isaiah 51:3 all her dry places;
Isaiah 52:9 ye dry places
Isaiah 58:12 dry places:
Isaiah 61:4 dry places,
Isaiah 64:11 are laid dry.
Jeremiah 7:34 shall be dry.
Jeremiah 22:5 shall become dry.
Jeremiah 25:9 dry places.
Jeremiah 25:11 shall be a dry place,
Jeremiah 25:18 them a dry place,
Jeremiah 27:17 be laid dry?
Jeremiah 44:2 they are dry,
Jeremiah 44:6 dry
Jeremiah 44:22 dry,
Jeremiah 49:13 dry places.
Ezekiel 5:14 thee dry,
Ezekiel 13:4 in the dry places.
Ezekiel 25:13 it dry
Ezekiel 26:20 in dry places

Distinct usage

3 dry,
3 dry places.
3 and the dry places
2 dry places,
2 dry
1 dry.
1 are laid dry.
1 be laid dry?
1 and dry;
1 dry:
1 all her dry places;
1 dry places:
1 those dry places
1 in the dry places.
1 them through the dry places:
1 the dry places
1 dry places
1 thy dry places
1 of the dry places.
1 shall be dry.
1 shall become dry.
1 shall be a dry place,
1 them a dry place,
1 they are dry,
1 in the dryness
1 ye dry places
1 For thy dry
1 the dry places;
1 in dry places
1 upon the dry places
1 thee dry,
1 its dry places:
1 it dry
1 surely they that are in the dry places

Corresponding Greek Words

chorbah G2047 eremia *
chorbah G2050 eremosis *

Related words


H2721 חרב chôreb

A collateral form of H2719; drought or desolation

KJV Usage: desolation, drought, dry, heat, X utterly, waste.